Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Silver Lake stories, photos and more

Weekend Bite: The pork shank at Alimento

Pork shank for two...maybe 3? |Sandy Driscoll

SILVER LAKE — While Alimento’s water policy might have stirred up controversy, the  menu of the Italian restaurant has won has over many customers, including Sandy Driscoll of Silver Lake.  Her favorite item? The very meaty pork shank: That pork shank was like an Italian version ... Read More »

Raccoons park themselves in a Silver Lake driveway

Photo by Paul Michael Neuman

SILVER LAKE --  What were five raccoons doing in this Silver Lake driveway?  Were they trying to cut off a catalytic converter or puncture a tire?  Paul Michael Neuman of Silver Lake snapped this shot in the hills above Glendale Boulevard near the Silver Lake Library. Read More »

Los Feliz shop to cater to the urban homesteader

Photo courtesy The King's Roost

LOS FELIZ — After running around the city shopping for supplies, urban farmer and Do-It-Yourselfer Roe Sie said he thought it would be convenient to have a one-stop place near his Franklin Hills home where you could stock up on everything you need  to make your ... Read More »

Lost in Los Feliz: Black & White cat with round eyes


About a year old, small, beautiful black & white female cat. Very attractive round eyes. Also super fast to run. Purr like Gremlin. Wear Red collar with a bell. Contact: akihealy_usa@hotmail.com Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click here. . Eastsider Ads ... Read More »

Car owner warns of a Silver Lake tire slasher [updated]

Photo by Kevin

SILVER LAKE —  The owners of several vehicles parked along  Golden Gate Avenue near Effie Street have had their tires slashed on recent evenings. That info comes from a  man named Kevin, whose own tires were slashed on Wednesday.  Kevin, who said he filed a police ... Read More »

Signs of change in Silver Lake [updated]

Tom's Burgers sign awaits replacement | Photo by Marc Caswell

SILVER LAKE — It’s was no where as iconic as the roof-top Sunset Junction sign or as whimsical as the rotating Happy Foot/Sad Foot sign. But the worn out Tom’s Burgers sign – framed with often burned out light bulbs and missing a letter or two ... Read More »