North East Los Angeles - Los Angeles is finally becoming a hub for activity around home and brewery beer. Sponsors of NE Brew Comp want the world's best beer to emerge in this city that they love, and are creating space for up and coming brewers to showcase their artistry.…Continue
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Our local Keller Williams Realtors are making history by expanding to two buildings on real estate avenue, AKA Hillhurst.
The office building at 2150 Hillhurst Avenue in Los Feliz has seen a lot of history since it was built in 1946. Through the years, the 3686 square foot building has housed Hoover Realty, next a branch of the Jon Douglas Company, then Coldwell Banker -- before the location down the street at 1917…Continue
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Attend a forum and hear candidates for the district seat that represents parts of Silver Lake and other neighborhoods gerrymandered into CD4. See schedule below.
Elections are March 3, 2015. Voters who choose to mail in their Vote By Mail ballot must do so early enough to ensure that it arrives in the Election Division office no later than by the close of polls (8:00 p.m.) on Election Day, March 3, 2015. A postmarked date is not…Continue
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Lewis Carter, 77, (right) and Jerome Smith, 71, (left) discovered a passion that boosted their health later in life.
When Jerome Smith, 71, was in college, he admired the guys on the swim team.
“They seemed to be the happiest and healthiest guys on campus,” he said. The team…Continue
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Today, Thursday, February 5, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Refreshments provided by Alegria on Sunset
Holy Virgin Mary Orthodox Cathedral, 650 Micheltorena Street
Recent home burglaries, shooting injuries, armed robberies, mail thefts, car break-ins, taggings, and more issues in our neighborhood have caused us to call this Community Watch meeting.
Protect your Community, your homes, your businesses and yourselves! Please come voice your…Continue
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On Valentine's Day 2015, Hollyhock House, Barnsdall Park, will be showing L.A. the love. With the entrance fees waived, you can enjoy Frank Lloyd Wrights first endeavor in defining his style of L.A. architecture. Add your own style and story with photos on social media, tagged …Continue
Added by Betsy Hall on January 24, 2015 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Formerly The Other Side piano bar upstairs, and the Flying Leap Café downstairs until June 2013, the businesses closed after 40 years. Longtime patrons told stories of police raids in the 60s ad 70s, and lamented that it was one of the few…Continue
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Silver Lake, What's Your Dream?
There's a meetup for that.
Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday (observed), Monday, January 19, 2015
3900 West Sunset Blvd, Los…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall on January 16, 2015 at 11:30pm — No Comments
Nineteen seconds. For most of us, that’s not a lot of time to accomplish much, maybe fill up a glass of water, walk up the stairs, or get a leash for the dog.
But for aspiring Olympian Derek Toomey, that’s enough time to swim two laps of the pool.
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Check out the details at the LA Times.
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You are invited to
Silver Lake Chamber of Commerce
First Mixer of 2015
WOOD Handcrafted Pizza
2861 Sunset Blvd. at Silver Lake Blvd.
Thursday, January 15
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Complimentary food and beverages for all attendees.
photo of Board Members, Julie Naylon, Social Media Howie Goldklang,…Continue
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A ground-breaking work on the history of Silver Lake entitled Silver Lake Chronicles: Exploring an Urban Oasis in Los Angeles, will be introduced at the Silver Lake Library on December 16, 2014. The book investigates the fascinating lives of “mansion builders and movie stars, bohemians, visionaries and just plain folk” who contributed to Silver Lake’s illustrious past with colorful anecdotes about early movie magnates William Selig and Mack…Continue
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The Silver Lake Time Bank (and you're all invited) will be sharing holiday cheer in abundance on Saturday, December 20, at the Silver Lake Time Bank’s “Wassail Meetup” at the bar at Taix French Restaurant, 1911 W. Sunset Blvd. at Park Ave. , Los Angeles, CA 90026. Cheer begins at 3:00 p.m. …Continue
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Tonight, Friday, Dec. 5, the Hollywood Sunset Free Clinic a SLTB organizational member will offer their 27th Annual AIDS Posada, beginning at 6:00 p.m. A candlelight procession will launch from the clinic, 3324 W. Sunset Blvd., and will proceed eastward to Echo Park Methodist Church, led by mariachis, community…Continue
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The definition of a group, is when individuals start having conflict. Expectations become disappointments, discussions turn into disagreements. I learned this from Clinical Psychologist, Gaithri Fernando, PhD.
SO, WHAT TO DO?!!!Continue
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It would have been Sister Corita's 96th birthday today.
She was a nun with the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. Their convent is now the American Film Institute at the corner of Los Feliz Blvd. and Western Ave.
According to Wikipedia, such thought leaders as Buckminster Fuller taught her as she taught them.
Many of her original works are…Continue
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