Monday, January 26, 2015

Silver Lake stories, photos and more

Lost in Silver Lake: Skinny Gray/Brown Tabby [updated]


Atlas went out at 5:30 Sat (1/3) morning. Usually back home in 15 mins, he didn’t return. He’s 15, 8-lbs, and has a thyroid condition that requires medication and water. He’s wearing a collar and tags with his name and contact number, has an internal I.D. ... Read More »

Neighbors help elderly Silver Lake woman find a home for the holidays

Natalie Moore | Photo courtesy Rebecca Taylor

SILVER LAKE -- It was only a few weeks ago when 87-year-old Natalie Moore appeared to be on the verge of homelessness. The run-down Coronado Street apartment building where she had resided in for more than 40 years had a gaping hole in its roof and a ceiling that collapsed during a recent rain. City housing inspectors had declared the place uninhabitable, and Moore had been ordered to vacate in 30 days. But now, thanks to a pair of neighbors who came to her aid, Moore is living temporarily in a cozy cottage while her apartment building undergoes extensive renovations. Read More »

Lost in Silver Lake: Large Orange Cat [updated]


We lost our beloved cat Nibbler on Wednesday afternoon. He got out of our backyard in Silver Lake near Glendale Blvd. and Rowena. He’s about 9 years old, fairly large, light orange in color, and has a black collar. We miss him and hope he’s safe! ... Read More »

Echo Park area school to offer Spanish Dual-Language program

Lobby of Mayberry Elemetary showing the school mascot, the Mayberry Magician

Mayberry Street School, which serves Echo Park and Silver Lake, will have an informational session for the community Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 8:15 a.m. or 2:30 p.m. in the school library. We will be giving an overview of the Spanish Dual –Language Program that will be offered for the 2015-2016 school year. Read More »