Boyle Heights is located southeast of downtown Los Angeles and has long been a destination for newcomers to Los Angeles, including Jewish, Japanese, Mexican, and Russian immigrants. Throughout the past century, people moved to Boyle Heights in search of new opportunities, creating a self-sustaining community of diverse art, culture and family. In recent years the area has become the home to the Metro Gold Line and a budding arts corridor along 1st Street.
Another year, another round of great tours – lead by people who love where they live and what they do and graciously share their enthusiasm with the rest of Los Angeles. This year LA Commons heeded the message that one day was not enough, and so tour opportunities were available on either Saturday or Sunday, […]
A FESTIVAL TO CELEBRATE LOS ANGELES NEIGHBORHOODS Sunday, October 20, 2013, LA Commons will host the third annual Found LA: Festival of Neighborhoods. This year’s theme, “The River of Your Imagination” invites Angelinos to explore the range of ways they interact with the LA River. Los Angeles culture seekers will be able to: Visit […]