Remember when Kevin James ran against our City Councilmember Eric Garcetti for Mayor? And, recall that Matt Szabo was one of many candidates who vied for his seat against our current Councilmember Mitch O'Farrell? Now these men and four other Board of Public Works Members will be faced with a decision... to replace baseball fields long removed in favor of the 5 freeway in another area of Griffith Park or leave the area for picnic tables. If you're interested in making your voice heard in…Continue
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If you had a delivery stolen in NE LA in the last 5 months from your door step, a large amount has been recovered: COMMUNITY ALERT NOTIFICATION LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT February 6, 2014 Hello Silver Lake/Franklin Hills, On February 6th, 2014 our Burglary Detectives arrested a suspect who, over the past five months, has been taking packages from door steps that had been dropped off from deliveries. A large amount of the stolen property has been recovered. If you, or anyone you may know…Continue
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The CA State Board of Equalization offers
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Although none are in Silver Lake, if you need a ride and want to trade some of your time…Continue
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More places to gather, eat and connect are being created in Silver Lake. Wood fired pizza where there once was a hamburger stand. The new …Continue
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The Silver Lake Chamber of Commerce's first mixer of the year will be held the family-owned landmark restaurant, The Mexican Village. Near the intersection of Silver Lake Blvd., Virgil and Beverly, the Chamber will enjoy Mexican munches, while meeting old friends and new potential business partners. The event will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Bring business cards and a brief…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall on January 21, 2014 at 9:22pm — No Comments
SACRAMENTO, CA – The California Public Utilities Commission (PUC) voted unanimously last week to adopt new rules for the injection of biogas into the state’s natural-gas pipelines, ushering in an entirely new clean-energy industry in the…Continue
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Relay for Life of Griffith Park is an…
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Beloved Television icon Huell Howser passed a year ago today. Councilmember Tom LaBonge will lead a gathering at the Observatory at 4 p.m. today. Thanks to …Continue
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Today is another no burn day. If you have any view in Silver Lake, you know that the crud in the air hasn't been pretty and particulate levels are up. The AQMD to the rescue, declaring no wood or wood products fires in designated areas. Click on map for full area. You might be saying, this isn't news to me. Well, it might be news to your friends, as we smelled fireplace smoking burning this morning. Be…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall on January 4, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments
Free Biodynamic Composting Seminar in Los Angeles with Mr. Jack McAndrew
Where: Micheltorena School Garden, 1511 Micheltorena Street, Los Angeles, CA 90026. Garden located at the corner of Sunset Boulevard and Micheltorena Street. Transit Stop nearby, Bike…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall on January 3, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments
Ever spent two years mourning your loved one and watching the inheritance they worked to earn and save for you be spent on legal fees and devalue during a market downturn? Not to mention your relationship sours with the dear one they trusted with their finances? It is a common story I've lived and had told to me by others.
Why is it that in other states probate is such a matter of course and in…Continue
Added by Betsy Hall on December 16, 2013 at 10:23am — No Comments
According to Patch, homes and roll down doors in three districts will now be able to display murals.
Will this be the best legislation for those areas? Will Silver Lake's CD13 and CD4 want to follow suit?
Concerns expressed on…Continue
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The favorite Santa at Hollywood Sunset Free Clinic is under the weather. So the rest of us elves need to pitch in. Teresa Padua, Director, says to goal is to collect 400+ toys for needy girls and boys, ages 0 to 12.
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We hear from Vince...
ContinueSunday, Dec. 15, from 2 -3 pm, at the Polka-Dot Plaza, corner Griffith Park Blvd. and Edgecliff Dr., the community will be honoring and bidding a sad farewell to El Conquistador Restaurant.CD 13 Councilmember Mitch O'Farrell (or his representative) will present a Certificate of…
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Where do you want to live?
LACurbed.com reports on Trulia.com's list of most popular location searches. Out 107 neighborhoods, Silver Lake came in #14, followed by nearby #15 Los Feliz and neighboring Echo Park at #29.
1. Hollywood Hills
2. West Los Angeles
3. Beverly Hills Post Office
4. Bel Air
9. Marina Del Rey
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26th Annual Aids Posada is December 6, 2013 @ 6:30pm. Community candlelight procession starting at the Hollywood Sunset Free Clinic (3324 W. Sunset Blvd., L.A., Calif. 90026)& walking east on Sunset to the Echo Park Methodist Church, headed by mariachis, community members, business owners, & residents sharing their personal HIV/AIDS…Continue
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22nd Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at the Atwater Village Chamber of Commerce, Atwater Village Neighborhood Council on Thursday, Dec. 5 6 PM at Wells Fargo Bank, 3250 Glendale Blvd.
The Tree In the median of Glendale Blvd as it passes thru Atwater Village towers a 50-year-old California Redwood Tree. At 80 feet tall, this tree can be seen as far away as the Hyperion Bridge to the West, and serves as a distinct landmark for those traveling from the East along Atwater’s “main street”…Continue
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