One of the first interviews was of Silver Lake Star's Betsy Hall.
Her favorite, secret Silver Lake destination?
Starbucks or Intelligentsia? The back story.
Silver Lake values?
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Added by Betsy Hall on November 12, 2015 at 8:26am — No Comments
As anyone who's lived here for more than 3 months knows, tamales in Los Angeles are as common as actors answering casting calls at Paramount Studios. You can't say you've eaten Mexican food in Los Angeles without eating a tamale. True Angeleno hipsters call it by it's Spanish name: "tamal", which itself came from Nahuatl, the Aztec language that also gave us such delicious foods as cocoa, tomato and avocado, all part of the Mexican and Latino food scene in Los Angeles. But, you don't have to…Continue
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ContinueEat in embraced by a tree? Study in next to Schindler built in bookshelves? Or hang out by the interior and exterior built in fire places? It all can be your fantasy turned reality at
Added by Betsy Hall on October 26, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments
Although all members of the Chamber are real winners, the official winners of Silver Lake Chamber of Commerce annual Best of Silver Lake Awards were announced in 10 categories. The second annual gala was hosted this year by El Cid. Their Paella was cooked and served in the patio along side falling off the bones ribs from Bon Vivant, cheese and fruit platter from Say Cheese, cheese and nuts platter from The Cheese Store, homemade pop tarts and brownies from Sunset Junction…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall on October 26, 2015 at 4:30pm — No Comments
These days, getting the most out of your travel dollar has never mattered more. Rome? Paris? India? Vietnam? All wonderful sites to see and, if you live in Los Angeles, you can take these trips around the world. How? Take a leisurely walk or drive within a 2.5-mile stretch of Sunset Blvd. in Silver Lake. The heart of Silver Lake takes you on a tour of a dozen ethnic cuisines, Asian- and Mideast-imported clothing shops,…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall on October 22, 2015 at 9:30pm — No Comments
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::: TONIGHT ::: BEST OF SILVER LAKE AWARDS & MIXER
Added by Betsy Hall on October 15, 2015 at 3:00pm — No Comments
After 100 days in office, L. A. City Councilmember David Ryu issued his own report card. Ryus district (previously Tom LaBonge's) covers part of Silver Lake. Preparation to help people through homelessness and a deluge of rain are among his commitments. Click through to read it online. …Continue
Added by Betsy Hall on October 15, 2015 at 11:26am — No Comments
October 8 marked the first performance of a one-woman play by accomplished performer Katjana Gerz at Lyric-Hyperion Theatre & Cafe in Silver Lake.
In the less than hour-long play, directed by Carsen Labella, Gerz portrays a young, not quite 30-year-old woman from Germany who is single and lives alone in a messy apartment in Los Angeles' Miracle Mile district. Although a young adult, she is still dealing with issues from a painful childhood and adolescence. Introspective,…Continue
Added by Silver Lake Star on October 14, 2015 at 10:00pm — No Comments
Tuesdays 2:30pm - 5:30pm and Saturdays 2-5pm
Classics, art books,…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall on October 7, 2015 at 9:00am — No Comments
SILVER LAKE -- The recent Councilmember in Your Corner was a huge success thanks to locals' participation. The monthly event is a chance to hear directly from constituents, as well as canvass neighborhoods to distribute important contact information for city services. The Councilmember partnered with organizers of the Bellevue Recreation Center's Community Fall Fair to host a clean up at the park, followed by a…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall on October 2, 2015 at 9:00pm — No Comments
Last day to vote - September 30.
Baller Hardware, Tracy Do real estate, Patricia Aleman ins agent and Betsy Hall marketing directions are all nominated. Please take a quick moment of your time to go to SilverLakeChamber.com, vote for all your Silver Lake Favs.
Added by Betsy Hall on September 30, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Last seen near Berkely and Micheltorena, wandering.
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Added by Betsy Hall on September 28, 2015 at 8:34pm — No Comments
Women at Work and Salvatrice Cummo, Director of the Pasadena Small Business Development Center at Pasadena Community College, will be in a conversation with four dynamic women entrepreneurs who followed their North Star to find their own businesses.
Guest panelists include Julia Akman Chih, COO of SALAV; Annette Gutierrez, co-owner of Potted; Kimberley King, fashion stylist for men…
Added by Betsy Hall on September 25, 2015 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Councilmember in Your Corner is a monthly event and a chance to hear directly from his constituents, as well as canvass neighborhoods to distribute…Continue
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Thursday, Sept. 17, at 5:30 pm., The Meadow (northeast end of reservoir). TreePeople will provide instruction We're hoping to come away empowered to use new skills and knowledge throughout Silver Lake and in our respective neighborhoods.
Co-organized by the Silver Lake Neighborhood Council Green…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall on September 7, 2015 at 10:26am — No Comments
REMEMBER those compare and contrast essays from your school years? Two friends since 8th greade, now serving as teachers at JMHS, share concerns and insights for their new Los Angeles Unified School District Board member, charter school supporter, Ref Rodriguez.
Added by Betsy Hall on September 5, 2015 at 11:00pm — No Comments
Click the map at right and you'll see North East crimes. Hover over an icon and see what type of crime and the specific location. This Labor Day weekend, be mindful to protect yourself and your property against abuse, larsony and theft. Of course, leave all property out of sight in cars... better yet don't store in cars at all. Lock…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall on September 5, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments