Posts Tagged ‘Silver Lake’

WANTED: Cool Blocks LA leaders

October 14, 2016 at 10:24 pm

The Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance (NCSA), in partnership with the City of Los Angeles, seeks volunteers in each Council District who’d like to get to know their neighbors better while creating a greener, safer, and disaster resilient block.  Join the NCSA on Sun., Oct 23 in Hollywood, to learn all about the new Cool Blocks […]

8 Steps Towards a Sustainable Landscape

October 10, 2016 at 5:33 pm

A sustainable landscape requires the right combination of plants, soil, and water. To cut your utility costs and restore your corner of the world, make these simple adjustments to your outdoor space.View Original Post Continue reading: Los Angeles Magazine

Sunset view from Silver Lake

October 9, 2016 at 9:18 am

SILVER LAKE — Thanks to Dan Gershon of Silver Lake for sharing a shot of today’s sunset, glowing through cloud-streaked skies. More Silver Lake stories Got a story, tip, question or photo to share? Submit it here The Eastsider’s Daily email digest includes all new content published on The Eastsider during the last 24 hours. Expect the […]

State wants to use crystals and traffic jams to generate renewable energy

September 27, 2016 at 9:40 pm

Los Angeles drivers spend up to 81 hours each year sitting in traffic, and as a state, California has plenty of gridlock to go around. Consequently, state officials are trying to make the best of a bad situation and turn some of those slowdowns into a source of renewable energy. As the Associated Press reports […]

Silver Lake’s Intellgentsia Is Giving Away Free Coffee Until They Reopen

September 21, 2016 at 1:33 pm

Intelligentsia Coffee at Sunset Junction closed its doors on September 12 to undergo renovations, leaving many to ponder their options for coffee. They haven’t set a hard date for their re-opening—The Eastsider says company tweets estimate that the process will take a few weeks. To appease the throngs of coffee-starved denizens, the location has opened […]

Rejoice! The Silver Lake Trader Joe’s Parking Lot Attendant Is Back

September 17, 2016 at 9:06 pm

Egee Mabolis, the beloved guardian of the Silver Lake Trader Joe’s parking lot, is (blessedly) back at work after months spent recouping from a horrible bicycle accident. We are so very glad to have you back! Continue reading: LAist

Father Arrested in Fatal Silver Lake Stabbing of Daughter’s Boyfriend

September 16, 2016 at 2:37 pm

Breaking: A 23-year-old man died after being stabbed during a fight with his girlfriend’s father. Continue reading: Echo Park-Silver Lake Patch

This New Silver Lake Spot Modernizes the Age-Old Sports Bar

September 14, 2016 at 3:05 am

33 Taps is now open for all your TV-watching and craft beer-drinking needs It’s sports bar season in Los Angeles, which is perfect for the folks behind 33 Taps. They just moved into the former Good Microbrew space on Sunset, are are here for all your baseball and football-watching needs. It’s a nice turn of events […]

Shopping in Silver Lake with ‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ star Rachel Bloom

September 9, 2016 at 8:59 am

Before the hungry Saturday brunch crowd started rolling into Silver Lake, Rachel Bloom, star and co-creator of the CW show “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend,” visited a few stores and boutiques near Sunset Junction on an August morning. There was Mohawk General Store, Lacausa and Bucks & Does, all within walking… Continue reading: – Hot List

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 […]