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Daily Archives: April 29, 2009

Dov Charney might be good for t-shirts but not for magazines

Who is to blame for the costly failure of Portolio magazine? Was it the bad economy, out-of-control spending or Silver Lake resident and American Apparel CEO Dov Charney? Several stories about the failure of the high-profile magazine mention Portfolio’s decision to put Charney on the cover ... Read More »

The Pole Patrol of Silver Lake strikes again

It’s a quiet morning at the corner of Sunset Boulevard and Maltman Avenue in Silver Lake except for the roar of traffic and the sound of paper being ripped off utility poles. Bright yellow posters promoting a “Buy Local” sale; black & white photocopied flyers for ... Read More »