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Daily Archives: August 27, 2011

The humble beginnings of Sunset Junction

Wes Joe, who has called Silver Lake home for nearly 35 years, was conducting some research at the One National Gay & Lesbian Archives when he came across a two-page, typewritten program for the first Sunset Junction  festival held in August 1980. The program – printed ... Read More »

Silence at Sunset Junction


For the first time in many years, the last weekend in August did not find Sunset Junction, where Sunset and Santa Monica boulevard meet, blocked off for the Sunset Junction festival. With the festival canceled after being denied city permits this week, the only sounds this ... Read More »

Found: Beige wallet in Silver Lake

A reader named Nina is looking for the owner of a wallet she found on Friday: I was going for a walk today, around 5pm, when I found someone’s beige leather wallet/clutch on the ground at the corner of Sunset and Golden Gate. I didn’t see ... Read More »