Friday, December 9, 2016

Silver Lake stories, photos and more

Silver Lake trades pizza for parking


SILVER LAKE —  Is Trader Joe’s expanding into the former Pizza Hut on Hyperion Avenue? Readers were asking after a Trader Joe’s sign went up above the now vacant pizza take-out, which shares a parking lot with the Silver Lake TJ’s.  But it looks like nothing ... Read More »

Praying mantis finds a fan in Silver Lake

Silver Lake Mantis | Bern French

SILVER LAKE — A few weeks back we posted a photo of a Monarch butterfly that was raised by Sandy Driscoll in her Silver Lake backyard.  Turns out Sandy is not the only Silver Lake resident who likes to nurture insects.  Bern French (who shared the photo ... Read More »

For Sale: New Modern Homes in Silver Lake

Silver Lake Project Lucile 7

722 – 728 Lucile Avenue | Starting at $1,029,000 | Property Website Lucile 7 is a 7 new single family home development. Model A features 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, and an open floor plan. Model B features 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, and a spacious 2 car ... Read More »

Residential development headed for Riverside Drive

Periscope homes | Courtesy Project M Plus

SILVER LAKE —  A new development of single-family homes and a separate, 120-unit apartment complex are now in the works for Riverside Drive on the far north end of Silver Lake, raising concern among some residents. Crews have already begun clearing several vacant lots for the ... Read More »

A Monarch butterfly born and bred in Silver Lake

Photo by Sandy Driscoll

SILVER LAKE — Sandy Driscoll is doing her part to save Monarch butterflies. Last year she planted Milkweed in her yard to create an attractive butterfly habitat.  This week she provided an update and photo: ere is a male Monarch that I released this week. First one that ... Read More »