Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Silver Lake stories, photos and more

A muddy view of the Silver Lake Reservoir

High and sort-of-dry | Dan Gershon

SILVER LAKE —  The muddy bottom of the Silver Lake Reservoir has begun to come into view as more 350 million gallons of water are drained from the neighborhood icon. Dan Gershon snapped the photo above near the southern edge of the reservoir, which is being temporarily ... Read More »

Found in Silver Lake: Tan, female pitbull mix dog


FOUND: In Silver Lake at LaFayette and Marathon (90026) at 5:45AM. Very sweet pit bull mix dog, female, tan. Wearing a blue collar, no tags. She was sitting in the street on Marathon just east of LaFayette Park Place and literally followed us home. Someone is ... Read More »

FOR SALE: Silver Lake Hills Mid-Century Compound


Vista views. Walls of windows. Three stories, each with a sprawling wrap around wood decks. Attached guest quarters with separate entrance. Approximately 3,000 square-feet of living space, four bedrooms and four full baths. Two wood burning fireplaces. Two single car garages. Mid-Century vibes. Read More »

Lost in Silver Lake: Friendly Brown/Black Orange Cat


– Last seen Nov 18th at 2pm – 2434 Riverside Place – brown/black/orange – no collar, yes microchip – Responds to Dorothy – Healthy, plump – REWARD! -Please call or text with any information!! -319-541-1851 She’s very missed! We’re hoping someone took her in by mistake ... Read More »

Found in Silver Lake: Tiny male Yorkie

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Found – male yorkie, very small, not neutered, about 5 lbs. He has a microchip but it was never registered with the owners contact information. He is very sweet and seems to need eye medication. He was discovered at Rodney and Prospect in the morning of ... Read More »

Found in Silver Lake: Sweet, older Terrier mix


Today I found a male terrier mix wandering up in the hills near Effie & Waterloo in Silver Lake/Edendale (very close to the staircase that leads down to Glendale Blvd. ). He’s estimated to be 9 years old. He’s 21 pounds, black, white, and grey, with ... Read More »

Mt. Herman rising over Silver Lake Reservoir


SILVER LAKE — The water level in the Silver Lake and Ivanhoe reservoirs is falling by the day but a new landmark is on the rise nearby. It’s a giant pile of dirt that one resident has dubbed Mt. Herman in honor of Herman Silver, whose ... Read More »