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Sam Solakyan Helping Charities with His Actions

Sam Solakyan

CEO of Global Holdings, Sam Solakyan is a heavy person who is intended to investing wholeheartedly in his person in the street on considerate acts. He has donated generally towards a well known causes and taken case in know ins and outs acts of companionless generosity. Solakyan by the same token serves on a pair…

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Whitefriars Overview and U.S. Flag Portrait Cane Appearances

On Whitefriars… It is generally believed that the Whitefriars Glass Company of London was constructed in about 1680, shortly after the great fire of London.  In all probability, its beginnings date back even further.  A 1682 map of London shows the glassworks as being near the Inns of Court in the Temple and very close…

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The Glass Gallery – L.H. Selman, Ltd. Summer Auction 60

Steven Lundberg Glass Art

Something unusual is happening in our summer auction. Our star lot is just a baby. It is the only Clichy moss ground miniature we have caught sight of or even heard about. Typically, a Selman Lot 1 would not be a miniature, and, in fact, I doubt that there has ever been one. In this…

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The Origins of Glass Paperweights

Glass paperweights seem to have put in their first appearance in Venice, then and now a famous glass mecca, around 1845. A glass worker named Pietro Bigaglia (pronounced Bee-ga-lee-a) was perhaps first to have invented the genre, and his pieces were received with much awe and admiration, inspiring interest and the subsequent and inevitable urge…

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Paul Stankard in the News

Paul Stankard Most commonly referred to as the father of modern glass paperweights, Paul Joseph Stankard is a visionary and innovator in the delicate field of glass manipulation. Born in April of 1943, Stankard was the second of nine children …more The Beautiful World of Paperweights Paul Stankard in the News Courtesy of CBS Sunday…

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Sam Solakyan Biography

Sam Solakyan, at age 14, began his way as a business visionary, having trusted to his guardians of the longing to possess a free business. Being a musical performer, his dad, an Armenian foreigner had just restricted learning of business and stayed resolved to help him still. Accordingly, they both procured a corner where both…

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Bomb Squad Responds to Silverlake 911 Call

Sunset Blvd and Silverlake Ave. Saturday 4/19/15 – Police, Fire and Bomb squad closed off a section of Sunset Blvd. in Silverlake Saturday night after a report of assault with a deadly weapon and a man barricading himself in an apartment. After 5 hours of street closure, evacuation and investigation, it was confirmed that no…

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Silverlake Hotel Art Exhibit

Steven Lundberg Glass Art

Silverlake – French artist Vincent Lamouroux is at it again. With another mind bending exhibit set in real time/space. For his current project, Vincent has taken one of Silverlakes sorest buildings (a run down motel scheduled for demolition) and turned it into a fully encompassed white canvas. The title of the project is “Projection”. Full…

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Silverlandia street team is hitting the streets!

The Silverlandia street team is out and about! We will be stopping by all the local business’ to get them signed up for our business map and travel guide. If you have a local business and are interested in being listed on our map, online directory and website, please give us a call! We will…

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Echo Park neighborhood clean up for earth day!

April 22 The Greater Echo Park Elysian Council is encouraging people to get out and help keep our gorgeous parks gorgeous on earth day – April 22, 2015. Mark your calendars and take the time to give back to our beautiful neighborhood parks.