Posts Tagged ‘Silver Lake’

The Permaid, Dressed in a Black S&M Mermaid Suit, Appears in Silver Lake

August 18, 2014 at 6:35 pm

A woman in a full black body sleeve is sitting in a Caribbean restaurant in Silver Lake, the material glistening in the shredded dusk light coming through a blinded window. She’s holding a tortilla wrapped around a dead fish, and pretending to stuff it in her mouth. Another woman is squatting in front of her, […]

Famous ‘Less Than Zero’ Silver Lake House is Up for Sale

August 17, 2014 at 3:48 pm

John Lautner’s Silvertop House in Silver Lake, Los Angeles, recognizable as the setting for several music videos, commercials and the 1980’s movie Less than Zero, has been put on the market for the first time in 40 years. The gorgeous residence sitting Continue reading: INHABITAT

Lionhearted Kids Offering Donation-Based Yoga Class In Silverlake

August 14, 2014 at 9:04 am

Alexis Novak and Lauren Pech from Lionhearted Kids visited the KCAL9 studios Wednesday to talk about the free counseling for families experiencing trauma in South Africa. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

Communists Invade Silver Lake: The Neutra VDL House Gets a New, Imaginary Family

August 14, 2014 at 8:22 am

The little girl who appears to live at 2300 Silver Lake Blvd. has been playing cowboys and Indians. She’s set up an all-out, hand-to-hand battle on the living room floor. Little figurines face each other. Some stereotypically shirtless Native Americans crawl along the carpet. A cowboy stands watching from the… by Catherine Wagley The little […]

Silver Lake school locked down during police search

August 13, 2014 at 9:36 am

SILVER LAKE — Allesandro Elementary  has been locked down this morning and Riverside Drive has been closed to traffic as authorities investigate a report of a suspicious person on campus. One woman who drove by the campus shortly before 8:30 a.m. said there were at least half a dozen police cruisers outside of the campus […]

New and expanding Silver Lake restaurants and bars have residents worried

August 13, 2014 at 7:40 am

SILVER LAKE — Plans for a new cafe on Bellevue Avenue and the addition of a new dining room at the Black Cat on Sunset Boulevard have raised concern about a decrease in street parking and an increase in noise and congestion in the  surrounding neighborhoods. In the south end of Silver Lake, residents have […]

Water-use restrictions take effect in California; daily fines possible

July 30, 2014 at 6:45 pm

Tough new statewide regulations restricting outdoor water use took effect Tuesday, the same day millions of gallons of water gushed from a ruptured water main near the UCLA campus. Continue reading: L.A. Now – Los Angeles Times

Silver Lake retail shake up in the works

July 18, 2014 at 12:28 am

SILVER LAKE —  Stores are coming and going on a two-block stretch of Sunset Boulevard near Maltman Avenue, with long-time tenants having moved or preparing to move while there is talk of a French retailer eyeing one of the spaces. Living Room owner Steve Melendrez said he’s looking for a new home for his furniture […]

$500 fines for water-wasters in drought-stricken California?

July 10, 2014 at 6:11 am

The State Water Resources Control Board will vote on a new plan Tuesday that, if approved, would fine water-wasters beginning August 1. Continue reading: RSS Feed

Silver Lake Is Not Getting A Gun Shop

July 7, 2014 at 6:43 pm

Over the weekend, everyone got punked into thinking that neighborhood gay bar MJ’s would be turning into the Silver Lake Gun Shop. Continue reading: LAist

Rent (or Barter) at Silver Lake’s Animal-Packed Urban Farm

July 3, 2014 at 5:30 pm

Recently, word got out about a herd of sheep living in a Silver Lake backyard. If you found that story intriguing, you might be even more interested to know that the Silver… Continue reading: Curbed LA

Silver Lake Residents Torn Over Plans To Turn Old Church Into New Trendy Hotel

June 29, 2014 at 10:53 pm

SILVER LAKE (  —   Residents of Silver Lake are torn over a proposal to turn an 83-year-old church into a trendy hotel. The plan calls for the church to become a 25-room, 18,000-square foot [...] Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles