Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Silver Lake stories, photos and more

Storefront Report: New vegetarian Indian restaurant underway in Silver Lake*

New Silver Lake Restaurant Samosa house 4-21-2014 10-33-06 AM

SILVER LAKE — The exterior of the former Dusty’s Bistro has received a colorful new paint job and a new sign reading “Samosa House Sunset” has been installed. Inside, a new interior is under construction. Nearby tenants say the new Sunset Boulevard restaurant will be serving ... Read More »

Scenes & Sightings: Silver Lake’s Polka Dot Plaza gets a spring cleaning


SILVER LAKE –  Two years after it was created, Sunset Triangle Plaza – aka Polka Dot Plaza – is getting cleaned up and apparently repainted.  Patrick Pascal of Los Feliz snapped photos on Thursday after workers had closed off the area and were prepping and patching ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: NOW improv classroom open in Sunset Junction


Husband and wife team Annie & Levin O’Connor have opened a classroom in Silverlake to teach their unique approach to the art improvisation. Like it or not we are all improvising our way through every day. Why not learn some techniques that work just as well ... Read More »

Eastside Property: Silver Lake office building site for sale

SILVER LAKE — There have not been many new commercial structures built on the north end of Silver Lake in recent years- unless you count the car wash at Glendale Boulevard and Fletcher Drive.  Work did begin last year on a  three-story office building at the ... Read More »

For Sale: Condo in Silver Lake


1738 Silver Lake Blvd.  |  $475,000  |  Property Website 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom condo in the heart of Silver Lake. Walking distance to the meadow, dog park, recreation center, Satellite, LA Mill & L&E Oyster. Condo in building with 9 units and 2 enclosed parking spaces. ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Hear from the 2014 Silver Lake Neighborhood Council Candidates


Submitted by LAPD Northeast Division Community Police Advisory Board The LAPD Northeast Division Community Police Advisory Board cordially invites you to attend “Hear from the 2014 Silver Lake Neighborhood Council Candidates”  on Thursday, April 10th at 6:30 p.m. in the Ivanhoe Elementary School Auditorium. Moderated by Aida ... Read More »

Eastside Property: Summer “soft opening” planned for Silver Lake hilltop townhouses

New townhomes on Waverly Terrace in Silver Lake 3-18-2014 1-47-40 PM

SILVER LAKE — New homes are being built across Silver Lake, with most being individual projects or relatively small clusters of new development. But on a hilltop once crowned by the former Monte Sano Hospital & Sanitarium, one of the neighborhood’s largest residential developments, the 63-home ... Read More »

Found in Silver Lake: Fluffy Grey Older Cat


Found April 7 on Edgewater Terrace, around the corner from the Silver Lake library. Simple black collar, no tags. Very calm, golden eyes, Fluffy fur is a bit matted and cat seems to have lost weight. Isn’t hungry but has been drinking a lot and sneezing, may ... Read More »

Sponsored Post: Silver Lake Modernist Compound With Pool Open Sunday

Stunning 1963 Silver Lake modernist compound. All the highly desirable elements of modern living are here in this Mid-Century Post & Beam: open floor plan perfect for entertaining, an abundance of light from walls of windows, and giant sliding glass doors that open to a private ... Read More »

Eastside Property: Silver Lake contemporary seeks new owner at $1.55 million

With its wing-like roof and angular form, this 2001 home on the 1700 block of Micheltorena Street seems ready to take off from its perch on a steep hillside. Designed by Silver Lake architect Christopher Payne, the three-bedroom home recently went up for sale at $1.55 ... Read More »