I recently received this from a friend of mine and the community's. It's a warning to others regarding travel with animals. These are her words.
I am reaching out to you in a time of great difficulty.…
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Congratulations to the John Marshall High School Academic Decathlon Team for winning 2nd Place in the LAUSD competition held January 26 and February 2, 2013, at Roybal High School. Hundreds of decathletes representing 58 high school teams in the district competed in a two-day contest consisting of written tests in Art,…Continue
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When: February 7, 2013, 7:00 pm
Where: Williams Hall, Barlow Hospital
Make your voice heard by attending the Candidate Forum for L.A. City Council Districts 1 &13. The Los Angeles City Council decisions directly affect this community's parks, infrastructure, and the allocation of the budget.
The borders of Echo Park contain two council districts, Council District 1 and Council…
Added by Silver Lake Star on February 7, 2013 at 2:46pm — No Comments
The rest of the story - New Bike Rail Installed on Glendale-Hyperion Bridge
We featured this story a month ago and the blog post received nearly 500 views. As an update, here's a link to show how the sister cities program helped inspire this solution. And how this bike rail is inspiring other simple fixes throughout L.A. Click on: …Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on February 1, 2013 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Every neighborhood has a soundscape, a mélange of musical and sometimes nonmusical noises all its own. Whether it's music, birds, car horns or ice cream trucks, KPCC's Take Two morning show wants to feature those sounds (good and bad) that provide a soundtrack to your every day.
We have created a short set of questions and a way to record and upload audio.
Added by Ashley Alvarado on January 30, 2013 at 9:04am — No Comments
On January 10 at Los Angeles' historic TAIX restaurant at 1911 West Sunset Boulevard, Betsy Hall of Marketing Directions and Eddie North-Hager of Enhager Media put on a community presentation where they discussed Internet marketing in 2013.
With a slide projector and screen set up in the restaurant's…Continue
Added by Clint Lohr on January 30, 2013 at 1:00am — No Comments
Home Restaurant in Silver Lake is donating a portion of the proceeds today between 4:00 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Organizer and Silver Lake resident, Dorothy Stringer, is helping her dear friend Dr. Montes to fulfill a dream of many decades. He wants to help our veterans with dental care. Share a few…Continue
Share it with the Silver Lake Neighborhood Council. Click here for their next vision session on…Continue
Where else would she live but Silver Lake? She, "has a shrink for a mom, a comedy-writer dad, and a color-blind, Abstract Expressionist grandfather, it's no wonder "orthodox" simply isn't in her vocabulary."
The Refinery visited Sophie Buhai and interviewed her about her Silver Lake sanctuary.
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on January 11, 2013 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Please be our guest... at an evening of appetizers and information. We'll toast in the new year and learn some best practices for "Internet Marketing in 2013."
- Is Tweeting music to your ears?
- Has LinkedIn connected you yet?
- Are you friends with…
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on January 7, 2013 at 7:00pm — No Comments
Los Angeles Christmas Tree Recycling Program
The City of LA Bureau of Sanitation has CURBSIDE collection for Christmas…
Added by Silver Lake Star on December 31, 2012 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Share with us your biggest stories of the year as we look back at our lives in Silver Lake. Please help us compile the list.
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Curbed Los Angeles is holding their contest for the Curbed Cup award for Neighborhood of the Year. The final vote is now between Atwater Village and Silver…Continue
What are your 2013 resolutions?
Here are some suggestions for citizens of Silver Lake:
- bloom where you are planted - and start or increase organic gardening
- take a hike - a new one around the lake or up some of our city stairways
- vote early and often -…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on December 28, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments
LaBonge Encourages Christmas Tree Recycling
Although it isn't meant for artificial greenery or non-biodegradable ornaments, the green bin works great for getting the tree out before it becomes an inferno waiting to happen.
From CD13's weekly email: Councilmember Tom LaBonge stood with Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa to publicize the Los Angeles Bureau of Sanitation's curbside Christmas tree recycling…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on December 27, 2012 at 10:30am — No Comments
Her name badge at The Los Angeles Breakfast Club says MANDY for Mandy in the Morning. Her email moniker relates to being a lady LALO, and we affectionately caller her JEN.
Who is this multi-faceted member of the Silver Lake Art Collective (SLACers)? KCET's Ted Quinn eloquently explains some of Jen's facets in his December 10 article on …Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on December 20, 2012 at 4:00pm — No Comments
According to LA.Curbed.com, having comparable rents to Silver Lake is one reason Atwater Village is in a runoff with Historic Core for Neighborhood of the Year. Curbed rightly credits Bon Vivant for adding to Glendale…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on December 20, 2012 at 11:09am — No Comments