By Carole Nese and Don Snyder
If you are ever in the mood for Broadway music and live entertainment for breakfast, just drop in on The Los Angeles Breakfast Club on Riverside Dr. in Los Feliz every Wednesday morning at 7am. No, you are not dreaming when you are pleasantly greeted by smiling faces of members who welcome newcomers with…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on May 24, 2013 at 10:00pm — No Comments
On Sunday April 28th, Silver Lake Ultimate won the Championship at the 2013 Spaghetti Western Middle School Ultimate Frisbee® Tournament in Northern California. The players were from Discsports In Southern California's Summer League program with the Silver Lake Recreation Center and their after school program at Thomas Starr King Middle School. The win was…
Added by Cliff Towne on May 24, 2013 at 8:30pm — No Comments
The crime caught on this video (Forward it to 18 seconds to watch him appear.) occurred on Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at 2 am, in an Atwater Village residents' driveway. This is the first video of the perpetrator caught in the act. According to the…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on May 24, 2013 at 7:00am — No Comments
LosFelizLedger.com quotes the CD13 runner-up's campaign manager as saying, “An investigation should occur.” For the full story on O'Farrell's and Choi's next steps, click here.
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on May 22, 2013 at 9:20pm — No Comments
email from Mitch O'Farrell
We made it happen!
Together. You, me, and our neighbors across District 13.
We stood up against special interests and their Super PAC money. We showed that integrity and decency can beat the establishment and their negative campaigning.
I'm so proud to be a resident of District 13 today. You keep hearing in the news how voters in L.A. aren't engaged—how they don't care.
Well, our District…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on May 22, 2013 at 6:19pm — No Comments
Mitch O’Farrell’s is truly honored to receive the endorsement of Eric Garcetti, L.A. Mayoral candidate and District 13’s current City Councilmember. At the same time, Mitch has endorsed Eric for Mayor.
"Mitch O’Farrell is the best choice to carry on the work I’ve been doing in the 13th District. He deserves your vote,” Eric…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on May 17, 2013 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on May 17, 2013 at 9:30am — No Comments
If you live in the Los Angeles area, please join 89.3 KPCC on Saturday, May 13 for a panel discussion on what makes a medical condition "invisible": What is unique about the suffering of someone who has R.A. or chronic migraine headaches? What challenges does that person face in communicating her or his condition to a health provider? And is this a matter of public health?
Conditions like cancer, heart disease and AIDS strike fear into the…Continue
Added by Connie K. Ho on May 13, 2013 at 2:01pm — No Comments
This news comes from the O'Farrell campaign. Although we received a commitment of answers to questions from John Choi, the other candidate for City Council District 13, he has not responded to our contact via email and Facebook.
Friday was an inspirational day for the O'Farrell campaign. Community leaders at all…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on May 13, 2013 at 12:58pm — No Comments
Our neighboring community of Elysian Valley will be holding a candidate forum for the two CD13 City Council candidates in the runoff - Mitch O'Farrell and John Choi.Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on May 11, 2013 at 8:00am — No Comments
On May 7th the Greater Griffith Park Green Committee will present its first in a series of free educational workshops for the community around issues of the environment, energy use, water use, sustainability and more. Please join us!
Spend a Tuesday evening with us and learn about:
*Key home components that waste and improve energy use
*Home improvements that qualify for up to $4,500 in rebates from Energy Upgrade…
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on May 6, 2013 at 10:18am — No Comments
Below is an image of the brush fire burning near Eagle Rock today, Friday, May 3, 2013, taken on the spur
of the moment from my Silver Lake Star office by starting a Google hangout. The image is reversed, an issue of which Google has apparently been aware for a year.
Helicopter to the rescue!! To see more photos during the sequence, check out my…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on May 3, 2013 at 8:21pm — No Comments
All are welcome. Bring business cards. Leave with new friends and business associates.
El Cid, 4212 W. Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles 90029
RSVP: 323.665.1281 or firstname.lastname@example.org | We’re always looking for new members, so bring a friend!!!
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on April 23, 2013 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Our city councilmember for the west side of the reservoir, Tom LaBonge, brought a number of local leaders and city departments together. Here is a great write up about what is coming for Griffith Park, the L.A. River, the Zoo, roads and ever important sewers. Many thanks for this report go to Sergio Lambarri, Special Interest Representative, Atwater Village Neighborhood Council · Atwater Village, Where Progress Is Tradition…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on April 20, 2013 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Ever feel sorry for talent show judges?
Local composers, musicians and talent scouts La Vonn Jones and Jay Pallen sift through the good, the bad and the off key. They find the best and their discoveries become the Los Angeles Underground Superstars. Tuesdays, they bring these fresh voices and instrumentalists with a sense of the best sound for an intimate space to Simply Thai. And they haven't…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on April 15, 2013 at 8:50pm — No Comments
The Silver Lake Neighborhood Council (SLNC) Arts and Culture committee is happy to announce the Silver Lake Electrical Box Art Project taking place April 13 through April 21st, 2013 at a variety of public locations throughout the neighborhood. This year, 8 local artists and 1 youth group participated in designing and creating artwork for electrical boxes in the…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on April 15, 2013 at 4:24pm — No Comments
Eric Brightwell owns Brightwell, a gentlemen's shop across the street from Ivanhoe's playground.
Another thing that puts Eric on the map is, well, his maps. Here's an L A Times article about his cartographic caricatures.…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on April 12, 2013 at 11:00am — No Comments
My son and others are literally fighting for political change elsewhere in the world.
Locally, our confrontations take on a different flare. I saw a Greuel lawn sign spiked into the ground closely in front of a Garcetti placard. And Mitch O'Farrell signs have been stolen from my front lawn and others'.
An invitation I received from Luis Lopez and Hans Johnson for a fundraiser for Mitch includes a quote from the L. A. Times endorsement and, "A proud and well-qualified…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on April 12, 2013 at 11:14am — No Comments
When I purchased my first vehicle, it was a beetle too. It brought my future husband and me together. And separated a lot of my paychecks from me. That's ANOTHER story.…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall - Silver Lake ⭐ on April 11, 2013 at 12:52pm — No Comments
The two men hoping to succeed Councilman Eric Garcetti in the Thirteenth District are picking up support from their former opponents in the March 5 primary.
Mitch O'Farrell, a former Garcetti aide, placed first in the primary with 18 percent of the vote. He was endorsed Monday by two former candidates — Sam Kbushyan and Josh Post. Kbushyan finished third in the race thanks to strong support from the district's Armenian community.
Read more here: …Continue
Added by Ashley Alvarado on April 9, 2013 at 10:05am — No Comments