Posts Tagged ‘Silver Lake’

Free Burgers Today in Silver Lake

September 18, 2014 at 11:36 am

Haché LA has been in soft-open mode for a few weeks now on Sunset Blvd. in Silver Lake, but the hours have been dinner-only. Today marks the restaurant’s grand opening, and they’re marking that milestone with new hours and a burger giveaway. Haché is owned by Michael Schepers, who also owns Mick’s Karma Bar in […]

Inside Roald Dahl’s Granddaughter’s Cool Silver Lake Pop-Up

September 17, 2014 at 11:41 am

It’s not every day that the kin of literary royalty whips up a clothing line, let alone a charitable one. Earlier this year, Phoebe Dahl—the 25-year-old granddaughter of legendary children’s author Roald… Continue reading: Racked LA

Pickup truck slams into Silver Lake drug store; pedestrian injured

September 11, 2014 at 10:06 pm

SILVER LAKE – A pickup truck slammed into a drug store at the corner of Sunset Boulevard and Parkman Avenue this morning following a collision with another vehicle. Paramedics were on the scene of the collision that took place shortly before 7 a.m.  outside the Sun Lake Drugs store. * Update: A pedestrian who was […]

The Story of LA’s Wild Parrots, Now Invading the Eastish-side

September 11, 2014 at 9:50 pm

No one’s remaking The Birds, there just a large flock of feral parrots flying over Echo Park and Silver Lake lately, according to Eastsider LA. Reports of the loud creatures place them at Echo Park and Scott Avenues recently,… Continue reading: Curbed LA

Flea’s Silver Lake music school enters Sunset Junction development battle

September 3, 2014 at 6:45 pm

After spending several years searching for a new, larger home, the Silverlake Conservatory of Music has identified a new site only a short walk from its current Sunset Junction location.  But that same property is owned by a developer that plans to build a five-story apartment complex on the same site. Continue reading: The Eastsider […]

Silver Lake’s First Boutique Hotel Can’t Have Booze or Dancing

September 2, 2014 at 7:30 pm

Who wants to go to a dry hotel where with absolutely no live entertainment or special events allowed? Who wants to do that in Silver Lake? That’s a question that potential hotelier Dana Hollister (Villains Tavern, Brite Spot, 4100… Continue reading: Curbed LA

LA Mayor Eric Garcetti calls for boosting minimum wage to $13.25 after three years #RaiseTheWageLA

September 1, 2014 at 5:15 pm

Leading a Labor Day rally at a park in South Los Angeles, Mayor Eric Garcetti proposed on Monday creating a minimum wage in Los Angeles that would reach $13.25 after three years. Continue reading: L.A. Now – Los Angeles Times

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 […]