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Daily Archives: December 18, 2015

How much would you pay for an old Silver Lake motel sign?


SILVER LAKE — Last September the owners of the Olive Motel on Sunset Boulevard replaced their vintage neon sign with a new, metal-and-plastic version. Fans of the Art Deco-style sign, which had been depicted in a painting hung at MOCA, expressed their disappoint about the loss ... Read More »

Boyle Heights hit-and-run leaves nun in critical condition; driver killed at 5 & 110 interchange; artist with MS leaves her mark on Silver Lake

Echo Park Lake | Chris Pritchard/Instagram

MORNING REPORT: A $25,000 reward has been offered to find the driver of a truck that struck a 70-year-old nun in a Boyle Heights crosswalk ... One motorist was killed after he crashed into a tow truck on a transition road at the 5 and 110 freeways near Elysian Park ... The owners of Casbah Cafe blamed the abrupt closure of their Silver Lake business on their landlord and a change in the neighborhood from a "beautiful and real place" to an "aggressive and abusive environment." Read More »