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Added by Open Silver Lake on December 31, 2012 at 11:27am — No Comments
Open Neighborhoods announces a regional solar initiative and comparison shopping service for residential, commercial, tax exempt property owners and multi-family communities in greater Los Angeles seeking to reduce utility bills with solar energy.
GoSolar.LA launches this week with a new website at www.GoSolar.LA providing free services including information about solar rebates and incentives…
Added by Open Silver Lake on November 2, 2012 at 1:01am — No Comments
A Partnership with
Portuguese Artists Colony
PAST IS PROLOGUE
Sunday, September 9, 2012 at Stories Books
5 – 7 p.m.
The road was new to me, as roads always are, going back.
--Sarah Orne Jewett
For writers, there is What Happened, and there is What Happened Next, and the connective…Continue
Added by Shilpa Agarwal on September 5, 2012 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Sponsored - Eastside yogis (or curious beginners) can stretch and strengthen at Still Yoga's sustainably built Silver Lake studio. The majority of classes are Anusara-style, a hatha/spiritual blend that offers fun and lighthearted classes for those who want to work their physical and spiritual well-being.…Continue
Added by Open Silver Lake on July 11, 2012 at 9:00am — No Comments
latimes.com - Silver Lake residents will be affected by a DWP pipeline project that's still being decided. It's a classic choice between two evils: in this case, dig or drain?
Silver Lake's open-air reservoir no longer meets federal standards for storing drinking water. In 2010 LADWP launched what is now a $60-million, 4,900-foot bypass project to re-route water from the…Continue
Added by Open Silver Lake on July 1, 2012 at 8:48pm — No Comments
LADWP has released a statement regarding the possible draining of Silver Lake Reservoir for approximately 18 months:
LOS ANGELES — As many Silver Lake residents and businesses are aware, LADWP is currently evaluating an alternative approach that would construct a bypass line inside Silver Lake Reservoir instead of tunneling under and installing a bypass line along West Silver Lake Drive and Redesdale Avenue. This alternative avoids most traffic and other impacts of the…Continue
Added by Open Silver Lake on June 15, 2012 at 9:00am — No Comments
A new poll has found that 87 percent of voters in Los Angeles want more local solar powering the city.
81 percent support LADWP increasing its local solar goal to 1,200 megawatts. Support for this goal remains strong across the political spectrum, with majorities of Democratic,…Continue
Added by GoSolar Silver Lake! on May 7, 2012 at 9:14pm — No Comments
Thomas Edison invented electric power generation and distribution to homes, businesses, and factories – a crucial development in the modern industrialized world.
Do you wonder what would Edison say about the extreme weather, …Continue
Added by GoSolar Silver Lake! on March 21, 2012 at 3:09pm — No Comments
The public is invited to attend a free Solar Mixer on Wednesday March 14 at Living Room (3531 West Sunset Blvd.) in Silver Lake.
Mingle with local residents, business owners, community leaders and environmental advocates. Enjoy a glass of wine and complimentary hors d'oevres, relax…Continue
Added by Open Silver Lake on March 8, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments
The event is October 29 & 30 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Ride your bike or take public transportation for FREE…Continue
Added by Open Silver Lake on October 28, 2011 at 4:08pm — No Comments
Tantra in Silver Lake became a Spacecraft design project earlier this year.
The restaurant will be unveiling itself with a new name on…Continue
Added by Open Silver Lake on October 17, 2011 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Renters, homeowners, business owners, and community leaders are invited to learn how to qualify for Los…Continue
Added by Open Silver Lake on October 11, 2011 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Plans were in the works to nominate the building as a cultural historic landmark, and the developer…Continue
Added by Open Silver Lake on September 26, 2011 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Open Neighborhoods and the Sierra Club's LA Beyond Coal Campaign announced that the organizations will co-host a solar tour on Sunday, October 2, 2011 to showcase innovative green buildings and homes and to demonstrate how homeowners can use energy efficiency, solar energy and other sustainable practices to reduce utility bills. The Silver Lake Solar Tour will be part of a nationwide series of events presented by the American Solar Energy Society, which expects 165,000 attendees to…Continue
Added by Open Silver Lake on September 20, 2011 at 8:30am — No Comments
Open Neighborhoods has teamed up with PermaCity, Inc. to make going solar easy and affordable with group discounts, neighborhood workshops and a Solar Challenge to raise up to $40,000 for school booster clubs, religious institutions and other non-profit organizations.
Added by Open Silver Lake on September 4, 2011 at 9:00pm — No Comments
Downtown Lobby has published a rapidly-updated schedule of the last-minute gigs that are popping up every few minutes in the wake of the cancellation of this…Continue
Added by Open Silver Lake on August 25, 2011 at 4:30pm — No Comments
The U.S. Department of Energy and National Science Teachers Association have announced a nationwide student contest to help families save money by saving energy at home. America’s Home Energy Education Challenge will engage students in elementary and middle schools across the Nation to help them learn…Continue
Added by Open Silver Lake on August 18, 2011 at 12:40am — No Comments
We are excited to announce free classified ads for Silver Lake!
Submit your free listing here and let us help get the word out in the neighborhood. Categories include Housing, Services, Just for Kids, Wanted, and General listings.
No spam or offensive content.
Please leave a comment with any feedback or suggestions.
Added by Open Silver Lake on June 6, 2011 at 11:00am — No Comments
The LA Weekly takes a look at this weekend's Silver Lake Jubilee and gives five reasons its impressive roster of bands, comedians,…Continue
Added by Open Silver Lake on May 20, 2011 at 11:00am — No Comments
The Silver Lake Neighborhood Council unanimously passed a motion to attain 100% clean power by 2018.
The vote followed a recent Earth Day Conference sponsored by the neighborhood council to discuss innovative and inexpensive ways to harness solar and renewable energy in Silver Lake to achieve 100% clean power.
The event at Silver Lake Public Library included participation from LA…Continue
Added by Open Silver Lake on May 19, 2011 at 9:30am — No Comments