Posts Tagged ‘Silver Lake’

Garcetti Launches ‘Save Energy LA’ Campaign; Urges Locals To Conserve During Summer Months

July 30, 2016 at 9:07 am

LOS ANGELES ( — Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti launched a new campaign on Friday called “Save Energy LA”,  that encourages locals to conserve energy and provides helpful tips and details on various rebate programs. To help kick off the campaign, Garcetti has asked all Angelenos to turn out their lights tonight between 9:00 p.m. and […]

This Silver Lake doughnut shop is making all vegan doughnuts. And they’ve got fritters too

July 25, 2016 at 1:35 pm

Donut Farm looks like your typical Los Angeles doughnut shop: It’s in the middle of a weathered shopping center on Sunset Boulevard in Silver Lake, and the guy behind the counter is putting doughnut after doughnut into a pink box. Only these doughnuts are all vegan.   Donut Farm, which opened its… Continue reading: Greenspace

More Trouble for Silver Lake’s Tenants of the Trees

July 19, 2016 at 10:15 am

Looks like another round of headaches for Tenants of the Trees, the Silver Lake bar that’s come under fire for recent drugging allegations on their property.  This latest spate comes from the Silver Lake Neighborhood Council, who LAist says is trying to stop the bar from running live shows. In their letter to the LA […]

Did a Famous Singer Steal This Quartz Crystal From Moon Juice in Silver Lake?

July 11, 2016 at 10:32 am

And more unbelievable morning news from around the city Someone stole Moon Juice’s mojo Not feeling today’s vibes? That could be because there’s a healing crystal missing in Silver Lake. That’s right, Moon Juice — the ultra-quirky $70 juice cleanse shop known for putting indecipherable superfood ingredients into their drinks — had rose quartz crystal […]

2016 Hire LA’s Youth Program

July 10, 2016 at 6:56 pm

​HIRE LA’s Youth provides jobs for Angelenos between the ages 14 and 24, placing them in a variety of industries — including transportation, healthcare, hospitality, entertainment, government, and financial services. Along with work experience, the program offers training opportunities, on-the-job mentoring, financial literacy workshops, and other resources.   HIRE L.A.’s Youth is a key component […]

Silver Lake Picture Show – 2016 Season

July 10, 2016 at 6:56 pm

The Silver Lake Picture Show is back screening FREE movies every other Thursday from late June until mid September. The feature films are accompanied by short films made by local filmmakers and live performances from local bands. The Picture Show is the first and longest running event at the Sunset Triangle Plaza. This year they […]

Metro Bike Share is LIVE!

July 10, 2016 at 6:55 pm

Up to 1000 self-service bikes and up to 65 stations in Downtown Los Angeles will be available 24 hours a day and 365 days a year for check out to make trips close, easy, and convenient. Metro Bike Share is a natural extension of the Metro transit system. It is fast, fun and affordable. Register […]

Car bursts into flame after Silver Lake crash

July 10, 2016 at 11:37 am

SILVER LAKE — One person was injured after a vehicle crashed and burst into flames early this morning near Glendale Boulevard and Baxter Street. A video of the fire posted on YouTube shows the vehicle in flames next to the playground of St. Teresa of Avila school shortly after midnight One person was transported to […]

A hotel for Silver Lake’s Sunset Junction?

July 9, 2016 at 1:32 pm

A hotel would replace the 84-apartment building shown in the rendering above SILVER LAKE — The developer of a trio of proposed apartment buildings with more than 300 units in Sunset Junction have filed a preliminary report explaining the impact the project would have on the neighborhood. The details of the so-called Sunset Gateway project […]

The Silver Lake Reservoir Will Be Refilled—Probably in Spring

July 1, 2016 at 9:42 am

But how full will it be? A crowd of hundreds packed into Micheltorena Elementary School Thursday night for a meeting concerning the future of the Silver Lake Reservoir. As people filed in, a group of neighborhood activists called Refill Silver Lake Now handed out stickers and spoke to people about their concerns over the displaced […]

John Mayer’s Fave Eyewear Designer Makes a Stop in Silver Lake

June 22, 2016 at 5:13 pm

Fashionable four-eyes in LA know that Gogosha Optique is a go-to source for the latest in cool, contemporary eyewear styles buy some truly talented independent brands. And come this Saturday, the stylish retailer’s Silver Lake location (there’s also a recently remodeled shop on West 3rd Street) puts a spotlight on two Japanese lines in particular, […]

Silver Lake fire remains under investigation

June 20, 2016 at 1:30 pm

  SILVER LAKE — The cause of Sunday’s fire that burned nearly eight acres and damaged two homes in northeast Silver Lake remains under investigation, a spokesman with the L.A. Fire Department said this morning. Meanwhile, residents are seeking to have more brush and dead trees cleared from property near the scene of the fire. […]