Daily Archives: March 2, 2017

Free Workshop: Create a Sustainable Environment with Pachamama.org

Discover your role in creating a sustainable future: connect with like-minded people and move into action. On Saturday, March 11, 2:00–6:00 pm, attend a free workshop created by the Pachamama Alliance—a community committed to bringing forth an environmentally sustainable, spiritually fulfilling, socially just human presence on this planet. Location: St Athanasius Episcopal Church 840 Echo Park Ave 90026. Contact Sally ... Read More »

Your car got broken into in Silver Lake? You are far from alone

SILVER LAKE -- Numerous vehicle owners woke up to find their cars ransacked following a string of car burglaries Tuesday night in and around Silver Lake. In fact, when one woman went to the LAPD Northeast Division station to report her break-in on Silver Ridge Avenue, she saw a neighbor at the next counter reporting that his vehicle had also been broken into. Read More »

Dance boot camp showcases and nurtures local talent

HISTORIC FILIPINOTOWN — Three choreographers will present new works this weekend as part of a program to nurture and showcase local dance. Home Grown, sponsored by the Dance Resource Center, provided a venue — the Bootleg Theater — for the choreographers as well production/tech oversight; marketing and audience engagement support; dramaturgical feedback; administrative assistance and rehearsal time and space. Performances ... Read More »

On the Market: Atwater Village probate-sale, Eagle Rock Mid-Century and El Sereno Traditional

More than 40 single-family homes, condos and other properties went up for sale on the Eastside during the last week. Here’s a sample of what’s new on the market: Atwater Village: Renovated 2-bedroom. Probate – no court confirmation required. $825,000. Eagle Rock: 2-bedroom hilltop Mid-Century modern, on a cul-de sac. $799,000. El Sereno: 2-bedroom traditional with an enclosed patio. $549,900. New ... Read More »

Large apartment building proposed for Silver Lake Boulevard

SILVER LAKE — A developer is planning to build a 48-unit apartment building at the northwest corner of Silver Lake Boulevard and London Street, according to the Planning Department. Demitri Samaha with 237 WINDWARD LLC is requesting city permission to build a project that is more dense than current zoning would normally allow in return for setting aside six of ... Read More »

Occidental College student found dead in dorm; gang member charged with City Terrace & Whittier murders; there’s no stopping Silver Lake cut-through drivers

MORNING REPORT; An Occidental College sophomore was found dead in his dorm room on Monday afternoon .... Michael C. Mejia has been charged with capital murder, carjacking and other offenses in last month's killings of his cousin, Roy Torres, in the City Terrace section of East L.A. and police officer Keith Boyer in Whittier .... Cut through traffic on hilly Duane Street in Silver Lake has only gotten worse but the city has failed to come up with solutions to deal with the problem. Read More »