La Mayor de la Bicyclette

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Although there were heavy clouds in the sky, the Culver City Mayor's Luncheon on April 22 offered indoor sunshine as city employees, business representatives, and ...

Mangan Arrested After Shots Fired

On Thursday at approximately 2am Culver City Police Officers responded to a report of a man with a gun and shots fired in the 11100 block of Washington Boulevard. When officers arrived, they met with ...

CCPD Warns of Phone Scam

On Tuesday the Culver City Police Department received numerous calls from residents reporting a phone scam. In each case, the suspect would identify himself as Culver City Police Sergeant Wallace, or ...

Free Comic Book Day Coming To Culver City

On Saturday, May 2 from noon to 5 pm The Comic Bug will be hosting its first comic convention in Culver City by giving away more than 20,000 comic books to the public at the Teen Center on Overland Ave. and Culver Blvd. The Comic Bug will have over...

City Manager's Update

City Manager’s Office • Help Restore the “Rivers of the World” Mural: April 16 to April 20 –– You can be a part of restoring Culver City’s Rivers of the World (ROW) mural, which has...

Free Family Fun Event

In an effort to promote community resilience in the event of a disaster the Culver City Fire Department will be hosting a free Community CPR Training Event on Saturday, April 25 from 3 pm to 5 at Lindberg Park, 5401 Rhoda Way. Hands-Only™ CPR is...

City Council Approves Centennial Logo

The Culver City Council has approved the design of a logo for the Culver City Centennial. The logo was presented by Jim Clarke, president of the Culver City Centennial Celebration Committee, a non-profit organization created to help plan and...

Sponsorship Brings Fiesta La Ballona to City

The Fiesta La Ballona Committee announces it is currently accepting sponsorships for this year’s Fiesta La Ballona, Culver City’s annual “Party in the Park”, which will be held on August 28-30 at Veterans Park, 4117 Overland Avenue....

Oz Comes To CCMS

Culver City Middle School's student-run production "The Wizard of Oz," starring eighth-grader Frances Horwitz and a star-studded cast and crew of sixth- to eighth-graders will be performed this...

West Basin Completes Ocean Friendly Garden At Culver City High

On the heels of Governor Jerry Brown's Executive Order announcing statewide mandatory water restrictions, students at Culver City High demonstrated that they are doing their part to conserve water...

Anatomy Of A Disaster – Part 3

(Editor’s Note: Three seasons ago, after the Lakers were swept out of the NBA playoffs in the first round a summary of their troubles was analyzed in part 1 of this series. I didn’t plan on a...

Can The Clippers Eliminate The Defending Champion Spurs?

By Mitch Chortkoff Sports Editor When Doc Rivers found out the Clippers would be playing the five-time NBA champion San Antonio Spurs in the first playoff round he asked ‘this is what we get for...

Gonzalez Leads Dodgers Into First Place

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter Dodgers’ first baseman Adrian Gonzalez had his 13-game hitting streak halted on Sunday against the Rockies, but the Dodgers improved their win-streak to seven...

Culver Volleyball Tournament Called a Success

By Fred Altieri Sports Reporter The 2nd Annual Culver City Varsity Volleyball Tournament was once again a resounding success for the eight teams that participated at Del Goodyear Gymnasium on...

Anatomy Of A Disaster – Part 3

(Editor's Note: Three seasons ago, after the Lakers were swept out of the NBA playoffs in the first round a summary of their troubles was analyzed in part 1 of this series. I didn't plan on a part 2...

Some Facts About The Vietnam War

By Neil Rubenstein Observer Columnist Did you know these statistics of the Vietnam War Memorial Wall? There are 58,267 names now listed. The names are arranged in order by year and then...

Cast Set For Douglas Theatre Production.

In observance of the centennial of the Armenian Genocide, Center Theatre Group, in partnership with the Armenian Dramatic Artists Alliance (ADAA), will present "Staging the Un-stageable: The...

New Comedy Coming To Kentwood

Kentwood Players will present Amy Herzog's dramatic comedy "4000 Miles" from Friday, May 15 to Saturday, June 20 with performances on Fridays and Saturdays at 8 pm, Sundays at 2 pm at the Westchester ...

MOVIE REVIEW: Some "Must See" Indie Gems This Week

This week brings a stunning array of new releases, most in limited release, but all definitely worth more than a look. A particular standout is THE AGE OF ADALINE. Boasting exquisite tonal beauty,...

MOVIE REVIEW: Insurgent

Under the guiding eyes of boots-on-the-ground executive producers Todd Lieberman and Dave Hoberman, along with producers Doug Wick and Lucy Fisher (among others), and with the energizing and fully...

MOVIE REVIEW: Cinderella

Lovelier than a dream, this Kenneth Branagh directed Disney's CINDERELLA sets the bar for Oscars 2016 with sumptuous visual splendor complete with Haris Zambarloukos breathtaking cinematography, the...