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Articles from the April 3, 2014 edition

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 By Lynne Bronstein    News    April 3, 2014

City Council Candidates

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Jeff Cooper After spending the most recent year of his council membership as Mayor, Jeff Cooper considers his first term in office as one of many accomplishments....

 
 By Mike King    Real Estate    April 3, 2014

Culver City Condo Prices Surpass 2007 Highs!

Single Family Homes After several months of price increases month after month, single family home prices seemed to level off a little in march but they are cruising along at new highs. Only 4 homes...

 
 News    April 3, 2014

BREAKING NEWS-Cooper, Clarke Re-Elected to Culver CIty Council

Semi Official Returns Jeff Cooper 2167 Votes Jim Clarke 2072 Votes Christopher King 1181 Votes Gary Abrams 288 Votes Full Story posted online Wednesday and in this week's Culver City...

 
 News    April 3, 2014

Suspected Drunk Driver Injured

Culver City Paramedics rescued a 24-year-old man from his car after he crashed into a wall while exiting the San Diego Freeway at 4:30 on Sunday morning. Nicholas Mariani crashed his car while on the...

 
 Health    April 3, 2014

Sponsorships For Healthy Kids Day At The YMCA

With childhood obesity at an all time high and kids more attracted to sedentary activities like video games than ever before The Culver-Palms and Westchester Family YMCAs are celebrating Healthy Kids...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    April 3, 2014

City Manager's Update

Community Development Department • Beats by Dr. Dre – Building plans have been submitted for an addition of new exterior stairs and an overhead shade structure, located at 8600 Hayden Place. In ad...

 
 News    April 3, 2014

April is Earthquake Preparedness Month

The Culver City Fire Department wants you to know that disasters and emergencies can happen at any time and your family may not be together. Power may be lost and cell phones may not work. Do you and...

 
 News    April 3, 2014

Culver City Resident Trejo Makes Deans' List

Culver City resident and Azusa Pacific University student Sandra Trejo has made the academic Deans' List. Trejo is honored for a fall semester 2013 academic standing of a 3.5 or better grade-point...

 
 News    April 3, 2014

Culver Republicans to Meet

The Republican Party County Central Committee 54th Assembly District Board, which includes Culver City meets every second Tuesday of the month. The next meeting will be on April 8 at Lenny's Deli,...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 3, 2014

Dear Editor

Dear Editor, A common refrain anyone will hear coming from me is that I love living in Culver City because of the ability we have to actually speak with our community’s leaders. Over the 14 years I...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 3, 2014

Dear Editor

Dear Editor, Why We Support Jeff Cooper and Jim Clarke. They’re proven leaders. They’ve demonstrated their ability to collaborate with council colleagues, guiding the city through some very...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 3, 2014

Dear Editor

Dear Editor, We are supporting Jeff Cooper for City Council for many reasons. Over the many years that we have known him, he has demonstrated strong leadership skills, a willingness to go the extra...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 3, 2014

Dear Editor

Dear Editor, This past year as mayor, Jeff Cooper led us through tough economic times and recently outlined plans to increase city revenues. He works with his colleagues in seeking to find ways that...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    April 3, 2014

Culver Baseball Gets Off To a Fast Start

By Fred Altieri Observer Reporter Culver City High baseball has initiated the 2014 season the same way the team played all last season: by winning often... with pitching and defense. After embarking o...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    April 3, 2014

Should Dodger Fans Worry? Probably

By Mitch Chortkoff Sports Editor The new Dodger owners spend lavishly and they’re attempting to build a championship team. “Last year we made a lot of progress and reached the playoffs,” said Ma...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 3, 2014

Dear Editor

Dear Editor, I am writing you today in order to advocate for a cause dear to my heart. Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services is aiming to expand their suicide crisis and prevention services. Didi Hirsch...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 3, 2014

Dear Editor

Dear Editor, Did you know that PXP has now done over 150 frack jobs using a variety of differently named processes in the nearby oil field? Are you concerned about the escalating magnitude and...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 3, 2014

Dear Editor

Dear Editor, We are writing to publically declare our support for the re-election of Jeff Cooper. We have known and supported Jeff for many years because we feel he is exceptionally qualified to...

 
 By Neil Rubenstein    Opinion    April 3, 2014

Dump Red Light Cameras?

By Neil Rubenstein Observer Columnist Let me be the first to tell everyone, “My eyes don’t lie.” The old sergeant doesn’t have macular degeneration or cataracts or glaucoma. Recently I saw...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 3, 2014

Dear Editor

Dear Editor, Two years ago, when Jim first threw his hat into the ring to fulfil an unexpired term, he had an amazing political resume. He graduated from the US Coast Guard Academy rising from Ensign...

 
 News    April 3, 2014

WLAC Open House Coming APRIL 19

West Los Angeles College will hold its biennial Open House on April 19 from 10 am to 1 pm. Thirty-minute information sessions will cover admissions, financial aid, degree and certificate options, and...

 
 News    April 3, 2014

Ridley-Thomas Updates Chamber

Newly elected Assembly member Sebastian Ridley-Thomas will give members of the Culver City Chamber of Commerce a report on his first 90 days in office as well as his future plans as Assembly member...

 
 DBA    April 3, 2014

DBA's

The Instructions below will help you with your DBA. there are links to the forms you need. For more help please call the Culver City Observer at (310) 398-6397. Use the following web application to begin the online filing process: - Online Business...

 
 News    April 3, 2014

Miss Tarzana Entertains Lions Club

Members of the Culver City Lions Club were entertained at a recent lunch meeting by special guest Miss Tarzana, Kara Smoot, who sang Il Bacio (the kiss) by Luigi Arditi. Bottom Row (L-R) Kara Smoot,...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    April 3, 2014

Council Proceeds Cautiously on Fracking Ban

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Every member of the Culver City Council seems to be against hydraulic fracturing and other methods of oil well stimulation. Yet at the council meeting Monday...