Daily Archives: January 26, 2010

If you ever wondered what happens inside the Olive Motel in Silver Lake …

Then an LAPD press release issued Monday will be of interest. Police arrested two men suspected of selling stolen bikes at the Sunset Boulevard motel on Saturday. Inside one of the bungalows at the Silver Lake motel detectives found a “goldmine” of evidence that indicated the suspects were involved with more than just selling stolen merchandise, said Lt. Paul Vernon ... Read More »

Bike owners pay the price of fixie fixation

The fixed-gear bike craze has certainly generated a lot of demand for bike shop owners like Doug Forrest and Oswaldo Lopez of Echo Park Cycles. It’s also generated a lot of concern about what they say is a rising wave of bicycle theft, with the owners of those popular fixed-gear bikes or fixies being among the most likely victims. They ... Read More »

News & Notes from Atwater, Echo Park, Glassell Park, Lincoln Heights & Silver Lake

Silver Lake beekeeper makes a realty TV appearance. Backwards Beekeepers Glassell Park center has what seniors like: yoga, walking & cards. Council District 13 State assemblyman speaks against 710 Freeway tunnel at Eagle Rock forum. News Press Watch our for the simulated robbery – and no street parking – on Echo Park Avenue. Echo Elysian Forum Atwater Village church gets ... Read More »