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Daily Archives: May 13, 2013

Pot Shop Minimalism

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Apparently there’s no need to give your Silver Lake pot shop a name. Just paste strips of green tape to your window and plastic sign box and your in business.   The owners of this new pot shop at Sunset Boulevard and Benton Way could have ... Read More »

Art under Figueroa

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Saturday night saw the grand opening of one of Northeast L.A.’s most unusual art spaces: a Cypress Park pedestrian tunnel under Figueroa Street. Eastsider contributor Nathan Solis, who wrote about the tunnel last week, returned Saturday night for the opening show.  Yancey Quinones, owner of Antigua ... Read More »

Storefront Report: No more Naya?

The phone has been disconnected. The thick drapes are shut tight against the windows. What’s going on at Naya Sunset, the flashy Silver Lake restaurant that served a modern version of Indian cuisine and some out-of-the-ordinary cocktails, including a rum drink with coffee beans? Some nearby ... Read More »

Lost: Mild-mannered Silver Lake chicken named Dori

Submitted by T. Collins She escaped last night from Elevado near Westerly Terrace. We are very sad and would love it if the Eastsider community could be informed about it. The owner is out posting flyers around Silver Lake. She is a very mild mannered chicken ... Read More »

What’s bugging you? Could be those Black Flies

From paths and backyards along the L.A. River in Atwater Village and Elysian Valley to the hills of Elysian Park and the ball field at Dodger Stadium,  swarms of Black Flies – or Buffalo Gnats –  have been once again buzzing, bothering and biting people as ... Read More »

Found: Adorable dog in Silver Lake


Submitted by Georgene Sunday May 12. Found this adorable dog wandering in the street at Marathon and Coronado. Would love to find this dog’s person!  Click here to contact. Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click here to fill out a form ... Read More »

News & Notes From Echo Park & Silver Lake

Four violent crimes in a week puts Echo Park on Crime Alert. Robberies prompts call for  improved lighting along Silver Lake reservoirs path. Found: Adorable Dog in Silver Lake Bottom Of The Blog: Statue turns its back on Echo Park. Bloggers don’t live on comments alone! ... Read More »