Monday, September 1, 2014

Silver Lake stories, photos and more

Silver Lake surveillance video shows why you should lock those car doors


SILVER LAKE -- Police frequently mention that many thieves don't have to break into cars - they simply open unlocked doors. A surveillance video posted on the LAPD Rampart Division Facebook page shows two persons trying to find an unlocked vehicle door on Descanso Drive. Police call it "door checking." Read More »

Lost in Silver Lake: Black dog with white spot


Black dog with white spot Contact: katjahubbard@gmail.com Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click here. . Eastsider Ads Read More »

Lost in Silver Lake: Dog named Mickey [updated]

Went missing in the early morning hours of 8/24. I was mugged and dog ran away while I was fighting with the thief.  He may respond to Mickey or McLovin. Update:  Mickey has been found! Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click ... Read More »

Shopper & Diner: Reborn Silver Lake eatery dishes up karmically good burgers; High marks for Highland Park ceviche; and vegan clothing pop-up takes to Echo Park rooftop.


On Thursday Haché LA, a new Silver Lake burger joint, celebrated their soft opening. “Soft” might an understatement as a steady stream of DJ-driven beats poured out of the former Sunset Boulevard home of Tarascos  alongside a stream of chef Michael ‘Mick’ Scheper’s minced steak burgers. For ... Read More »

Lost in Silver Lake: Long Haired Chihuahua Mix Named Monster [updated]

-8/20/2014 around 5pm -Directly outside the Silverlake Dog Park, on Silverlake Blvd -Small, 8lb, neutered male, Papillion/Long Haired Chihuahua mix -6 years or older, slightly grey muzzle -Brown fur with white and black, fluffy fox tail -White paws with speckles -Answers to MONSTER -Is chipped ***He ... Read More »

Parole sweep targets violators in Echo Park and Silver Lake [updated]

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Three teams of LAPD gang officers and state agents went looking for parole violators along the Sunset Boulevard corridor this morning in response to an increase in property crimes in the area, police said. Read More »

Found in Silver Lake: Small white and grey cat


A small white and grey cat/kitten came to our door in Silver Lake the other night. It has a reflective collar with a bell but no tags. Very soft and semi-long fur.Contact: 860-307-8115 Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click here. . ... Read More »

Silver Lake housing development stirs up opposition

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SILVER LAKE — Plans by a developer to build 11 townhomes near the corner of Coronado and Marathon streets has raised concern among residents who say the project of three-story buildings is out of scale in an area of primarily one and two story homes and ... Read More »

Silver Lake church-to-hotel conversion gets Planning Department blessing

SILVER LAKE — A plan by Silver Lake business woman Dana Hollister to turn a now vacant church into a 25-room boutique hotel with a restaurant and rooftop garden was approved by a Planning Department official. But Hollister’s request to serve and sell a full line ... Read More »

Silver Lake Bungalow Around The Corner From Sqirl Open Sunday


Great opportunity to own a beautiful California Bungalow in one of Silver Lake's most walkable locations. Relax in the private front yard and pick fresh herbs & vegetables from your own garden. Walk through an extra wide custom front door to an open concept living room, dining room and kitchen. Read More »