Posts Tagged ‘Silver Lake’


Woman Found Shot to Death Near Silver Lake

April 13, 2016 at 8:08 am

Police are investigating the shooting death of a woman North Virgil Avenue Tuesday morning. Continue reading: Echo Park-Silver Lake Patch

New 365 By Whole Foods Market In Silver Lake Will Officially Open In May

April 7, 2016 at 4:54 pm

The market will also feature a vegan eatery, a coffee bar and a tea kiosk. Continue reading: LAist

Silver Lake apartment complex owner puts up gate, fence to curb crime

March 26, 2016 at 11:38 am

A local apartment owner put up a gate and fence on a Silver Lake street to keep people off the property, but the future of the fence is up to the city. Continue reading: abc7.com

Couple Arrested in Connection with Fatal Silver Lake Stabbing

March 8, 2016 at 5:09 pm

A man and women suspected of stabbing two people in Silver Lake, one fatally, were arrested in Carlsbad. Continue reading: Hollywood Patch

Daylight Saving Time Could End In California

March 2, 2016 at 10:57 am

Assembly Bill 2496 would end the practice of seasonal time changes in California, undoing a law that voters approved back in 1949. Continue reading: Hollywood Patch

Sunset Junction Saddle Is Off Track but ‘Not Dead’

February 21, 2016 at 2:15 pm

It’s been almost five years since design firm All That is Solid won the right to transform the entrance to Sunset Junction into a public art plaza. BLOOMRS, a giant iron saddle sculpture, was to be the centerpiece of… Continue reading: Curbed LA

Possible road rage incident leaves one dead, one injured in Silver Lake area

February 21, 2016 at 2:11 pm

One man was killed and another injured on Saturday night after they were both stabbed during a possible road rage incident on the border of Los Feliz and Silver Lake, according to news and police reports.  The occupants of two vehicles were traveling near the junction of Sunset Boulevard, Fountain Avenue and Hoover Street when […]

Silver Lake billboard defaced in protest over illegal tree trimming by sign company

February 15, 2016 at 12:00 pm

Someone appears to have struck back at a billboard company at the center of a controversy over illegally trimmed trees in Silver Lake.  Last month, neighborhood residents denounced the advertising firm Outfront Media for cutting back several street trees that had blocked views of its billboard next… Continue reading: latimes.com – Los Angeles Times

The final chapter for Silver Lake’s Circus of Books

February 13, 2016 at 2:12 pm

One of the last holdouts from pre-gentrified Silver Lake is set to close. Sunset Junction store Circus of Books, which sold adult magazines as well as standard reading material, will shut its doors. Continue reading: Latest News | 89.3 KPCC

What Whole Foods may have in store for its new Silver Lake 365 outlet

February 13, 2016 at 2:11 pm

Apparently Whole Foods wants to offer customers more than just groceries at its new, 365 stores, the first of which is scheduled to open this fall in Silver Lake.  The company on its Friends of 365 website says it is seeking partners ranging from record shops to tattoo parlors to “do their thing” … Continue reading: […]

Silver Lake’s Circus of Books prepares for its final chapter

February 11, 2016 at 2:22 pm

Before guys hooked up via apps and watched porn online, there was Circus of Books.  The Sunset Junction shop and the original in West Hollywood once thrived selling adult magazines, videos, DVDs, novelties and, as the company website points out, lubricants.  But now it appears that the Silver Lake store’s days are … Continue reading: […]

Campaign records found among Ex-L.A. City Councilman Tom LaBonge’s office documents

February 6, 2016 at 4:07 pm

Dozens of boxes of office documents that former City Councilman Tom LaBonge and his staffers sought to destroy included old lists of election donors.LaBonge, in an interview Friday, said he had “absolutely not” worked on his campaign at his City Hall office. L.A. city officials and employees are… Continue reading: L.A. Times – Music News