Posts Tagged ‘Silver Lake’


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: abc7.com 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 (CBSLA.com)  —   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

Will revised Sunset Junction development plans win over Silver Lake?

June 29, 2014 at 10:18 pm

SILVER LAKE — Developer Frost/Chaddock has modified plans to build three, large apartment buildings in  Sunset Junction, with a company attorney describing the new plans and designs  as a “significant improvement” over the previous proposal.  Despite the changes,  the Junction Gateway project remains big, totaling 324  apartments in a trio of multistory buildings, including a […]

New L.A. ordinance outlaws single-use plastic bags at small grocers

June 28, 2014 at 10:25 pm

A new Los Angeles city ordinance taking effect Tuesday will outlaw single-use plastic bags at mom-and-pop convenience stores. Continue reading: L.A. Times – Environment

Stolen Land Rover prompts police pursuit through Silver Lake

June 28, 2014 at 8:33 am

Two suspects are in custody and one remains at large following the police pursuit of a stolen Land Rover through the streets of Silver Lake on Thursday night. Continue reading: The Eastsider LA

Zach Pollack’s Alimento opens in Silver Lake

June 27, 2014 at 1:13 am

Zach Pollack hopes to add to Silver Lake’s already burgeoning restaurant scene with Thursday’s opening of his first solo restaurant, Alimento. Continue reading: L.A. Times – Food & Dining

Catch Shakespeare in Griffith Park for Free!

June 25, 2014 at 9:21 pm
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The Independent Shakespeare Company will begin its 10th annual Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival with performances of Twelfth Night and The Taming of the Shrew on Thursday, June 26.  The festival continues through Aug. 31. Most events are outdoors Continue reading: Echo Park-Silver Lake Patch News

Here’s the New Look For Three Sunset Junction Gamechangers

June 24, 2014 at 8:43 pm

It’s been ages since we last heard from developer Frost/Chaddock about its huge plans for Sunset Junction, comprising three mixed-users with a total of about 310 units and 16,000 square feet of retail. But F/C recently held a neighborhood… Continue reading: Curbed LA

NY Vegan Footwear Fave MooShoes Sets Sights on Silver Lake

June 22, 2014 at 8:35 am
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After more than a decade of catering to anti-leather fashion lovers on the East Coast, MooShoes is finally ready to make its mark in LA. The vegan-powered company known for its unmatched array of cruelty-free footwear, handbags, T-shirts… Continue reading: Racked LA