Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Silver Lake stories, photos and 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 »

Silver Lake school locked down during police search [update]


SILVER LAKE — Allesandro Elementary  has been locked down this morning and Riverside Drive has been closed to traffic as authorities investigate a report of a suspicious person on campus. One woman who drove by the campus shortly before 8:30 a.m. said there were at least ... Read More »

New and expanding Silver Lake restaurants and bars have residents worried

The future home of Bedouin (left); Black Cat (right) plans to add a private dining room

SILVER LAKE — Plans for a new cafe on Bellevue Avenue and the addition of a new dining room at the Black Cat on Sunset Boulevard have raised concern about a decrease in street parking and an increase in noise and congestion in the  surrounding neighborhoods. ... Read More »

Lost in Silver Lake: Brown & Black Male Tabby Cat w/ Crooked Tail


Brown & black 5yr old male tabby cat with a very distinctive crooked tail (that looks like a periscope) went missing four days ago from the intersection of Tularosa Dr. & Bellevue Ave. No collar. Responds well to the name “Linus” & to whistling. He’s very ... Read More »

Church seeks to cash in on Silver Lake real estate

SILVER LAKE  -  The Hallelujah Prayer Center in Silver Lake is perhaps best known around the neighborhood for the giant mural of a Jesus-like figure and a flock of sheep, with the pastoral painting wrapping around the  facade of the church and retaining walls. But Jesus’ ... Read More »

Adorable 1907 Bungalow Minutes From Silver Lake


his sweet 1907 Craftsman bungalow is located on a rarely experienced quiet street central to all things Hollywood, Silver Lake, Los Feliz and Echo Park. You’ll fall in love with the original character and warmth of the home. Enjoy a few beers in the backyard after ... Read More »

SL70 Is Now Open—New Modern Homes in Silver Lake


Make way for SL70. A unique new home community has hit the Silver Lake scene, and it waits for no one. Unchained by inhibition and fueled by originality, this enclave of modern new homes is a statement in its own right. Visit today to tour the new model homes and live as you will. Be first—don’t follow—at SL70. Read More »