Saturday, October 25, 2014

Silver Lake stories, photos and 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 »

Fun Funky Fixer Under $400,000 in Silver Lake


Investor’s delight in the hills of Silver Lake. Sun drenched home is quite the private retreat with loads of original character and charm. This fixer is perfect for a rehabber or for you weekend warriors, this could be the perfect owner-user project home for you. Would also make for a fantastic buy and hold rental or Airbnb unit. Read More »

Vegetation fire scorches Silver Lake [updated]

Photo by Matt Hartman

SILVER LAKE -- Firefighters this morning responded to a grass and vegetation fire that burned in a hillside area near Lake View Avenue. The blaze, apparently triggered after a  transformer exploded, has been put out but  electrical service has been knocked out in the area. “Power ... Read More »

A Gardener’s Retreat in Silver Lake


Check out this very special gardener’s retreat in Silver Lake. It’s generous terraced yard backs up to the historic Red Car property, The house is spacious, too. Downstairs, there is even a recently renovated guest unit with a separate entrance. The main floor includes a third bedroom and a den adorned with one of the three cozy fireplaces which opens up to a breezy lanai. Upstairs are two master suites with vaulted ceilings and another patio space. Read More »