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Articles from the May 29, 2014 edition

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 News    May 29, 2014

Services Planned For George Petrelli

Funeral services will be held for George Petrelli on Friday June 6th at 12:30pm in the Risen Christ Chapel at Holy Cross Cemetery, 5835 West Slauson Avenue in Culver City. Full story on George Petrelli's life and passing posted later and in this...

 
 News    May 29, 2014

Culver-Palms Church's Annual Yard Sale

Culver-Palms United Methodist Church's annual yard sale will be held from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm on Saturday, June 7. Choose from clothing, shoes and household items such as cookware, tableware, linens,...

 
 News    May 29, 2014

Pacific Art Guild Meeting

The Pacific Art Guild will meet Wednesday, June 4 at 7:00 pm in the Community Room, Westchester Civic Center, 7166 W. Manchester, Los Angeles. Guests are welcome. The guest demonstrator for June is Stacy Kamin, who graduated from the Academy of Art...

 
 By JOhn Nachbar    News    May 29, 2014

City Manager's Update

Community Development • Nordstrom/Hautelook – Plans have been submitted for an office tenant improvement for Nordstrom’s online catalog production located at 8680 Hayden Place. • Hackman Capit...

 
 News    May 29, 2014

Adopt & Shop Community Day

Adopt & Shop will continue its “housewarming” to the neighborhood, with a fun-filled Community Day this Saturday, May 31from 11am – 2pm. Community Day will feature complimentary training, 50% off microchipping, and nail trimmings for pets,...

 
 News    May 29, 2014

Cassandra Colby graduates from Flagler College

Cassandra Colby, of Culver City graduated with a bachelor of arts degree from Flagler College. Colby was one of approximately 354 Flagler seniors at the spring commencement ceremony held May 3 at the...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    May 29, 2014

Dear Editor

I am writing in support of Measure CC. I am the mother of two children in Culver City schools, Linwood E. Howe Elementary and Culver City Middle School. A quality education is one of the building...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    May 29, 2014

Dear Editor

While I usually vote against anything that increases my taxes, I'm voting FOR Measure CC. It's a NECESSARY bond measure to ensure our Culver City schools don't fall into disrepair. I've witnessed firs...

 
 By Neil Rubenstein    Opinion    May 29, 2014

Club Names Burke "Culver City's Best Legislator"

By Neil Rubenstein Observer Columnist Thank you, ladies and gentlemen, for coming to our meeting last night. Yes, the Progressive Leadership of Culver City comes together at 7:30 p.m. in the Harry...

 
 News    May 29, 2014

Republicans to Meet

The Republican Party County Central Committee 54th Assembly District Board meets every 2nd Tuesday of the month. This month's meeting will be on June 10, at 7:30pm at Lenny's Deli, 2379 Westwood...

 
 Opinion    May 29, 2014

United Parents of Culver City Urges Yes Vote on Measure CC

United Parents of Culver City Issued the following press release in support of Measure CC school bond. United Parents of Culver City, the all-volunteer parent group dedicated to promoting the...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    May 29, 2014

Dear Editor

The Board of Trustees of the Culver City Education Foundation strongly supports Measure CC. This bond measure for school facilities will have a great impact on CCUSD students, the school district and...

 
 By Sandra Coopersmith    News    May 29, 2014

Guiding Girls to Lofty Goals

You don't have to be a rocket scientist to know that Culver City is home to some pretty remarkable people, one being Judith Love Cohen, who is on the Astronautical Advisory Board for the USC Viterbi S...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    May 29, 2014

Council Salutes Fire Chief

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter The City Council bade farewell again on May 27 to a city servant who had given his best to Culver City-Fire Chief Chris Sellers, who is retiring after four years...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    May 29, 2014

Dear Editor

On June 3, 2014 we all have the opportunity to make a positive difference in Culver City by voting Yes on Measure CC, the school facilities bond measure that will be on the June 3rd ballot. Culver...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Arts    May 29, 2014

LA Chamber Orchestra Wraps Up Season

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter It was a magical, awe-inspiring close to the 2013-14 season for the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO) on Sunday at Royce Hall. Maestro Jeffrey Kahane pulled...

 
 Health    May 29, 2014

Prevent a Stroke

The Roxana Todd Hodges Stroke Foundation will present a free community education event in partnership with the Culver City Parks, Recreation & Community Services Department. How you can prevent a stroke, including risk factors, warning signs,...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    May 29, 2014

To the Editor

Please join me and thousands of parents and vote Yes on Measure CC, the CCUSD school bond measure on the June 3rd ballot. All seven school PTA groups have endorsed Measure CC because the PTA is the...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    May 29, 2014

Dear Editor

I am voting Yes on Measure CC, the Culver City School bond measure on the June 3rd ballot, because our District classrooms and facilities are outdated and in desperate need of repair. Most of our...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    May 29, 2014

Dear Editor

When we moved to Culver City 20 years ago we did not have kids, but we chose Culver City in part because of the school system. Please vote YES on Measure CC, the CCUSD school bond measure on the June...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    May 29, 2014

Residents See Red

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter The City Council gave approval on May 12 to a new three-year contract with Redflex Traffic Systems, which operates Culver City's red-light camera program. The...

 
 News    May 29, 2014

Redflex Banned By Chicago

Redflex was banned by Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel based on bribery of city officials. The bribery was uncovered by the Chicago Tribune Redflex admits to bribery issues with other city contracts. Meanwhile many cities have shied away from Redflex...