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Articles from the June 19, 2014 edition

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 By Neil Rubenstein    Opinion    June 19, 2014

Mother Jones Say It Isn't So!!!

By Neil Rubenstein Observer Columnist My, oh, my, I just finished reading the May/June 2014 issue of Mother Jones. Yes, I know it isn’t cheap, but after winning big bucks shooting craps in the...

 
 By Sandra Coopersmith    News    June 19, 2014

Budding Biographers Quiz Seniors

By Sandra Coopersmith "Getting to know you, getting to know all about you . . ." As my fellow volunteers and I waited in Room B47 of the Culver City Senior Center on May 22 for a group of 18 students...

 
 News    June 19, 2014

Suspects Arrested For Sex Crimes in Culver Parks

Culver City Police Department Investigators arrested a Manhattan Beach resident believed to have exposed himself to a female juvenile at Culver City Park on Thursday June 12. At approximately 1:45...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    June 19, 2014

City Manager's Update

City Manager’s Update By John Nachbar City Manager • 2nd Annual Culver City 5K/10K Run - The 2nd Annual Culver City 5K/10K Run, will take place on Father's Day, Sunday, June 15, 2014. The event...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Arts    June 19, 2014

"Stayin' Alive"- Barry Gibb in Concert

By Steven Lieberman Culver City Observer Barry Gibb is still “Stayin’ Alive” as he appeared last week with his 11-piece band at the Hollywood Bowl, the last stop on his solo six-concert...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    June 19, 2014

Sony Pictures Imageworks Says Goodbye Culver City-Hello Canada

Sony Pictures Imageworks is leaving Culver City and moving its headquarters to Vancouver, B.C. The company is moving into a new, state-of-the-art facility, capable of accommodating up to 700...

 
 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    June 19, 2014

20th ANNUAL LOS ANGELES FILM FESTIVAL 2014: MUST SEE FESTIVAL FILMS

Yep. You read it right. This is the 20th Annual Los Angeles Film Festival. Running from June 11th to 19th, this is a big anniversary for LA’s favorite and biggest film fest. 20 years. When I look ov...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    June 19, 2014

To Pray or Not to Pray

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Is an invocation by any other name a prayer? Because some people regard an invocation as having a religious connotation, the City Council voted 3-2 on June 9 to...

 
 News    June 19, 2014

Fiesta La Ballona Attracts Local Business Sponsors

The Fiesta La Ballona Committee is moving full steam ahead on continuing the Culver City tradition of putting together one fantastic end of summer Fiesta Party in the Park (August 22-24). According to the Sponsorship Subcommittee Chair, Marcus G....

 
 Obituaries    June 19, 2014

Tobi Ballentine Succumbs at 57

Tobi Jean Ballentine, 57, passed away on Sunday June 8 after a long and courageous battle with breast cancer. Tobi was born at St. John's Hospital in Santa Monica on October 24, 1956 to William and...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    June 19, 2014

George Petrelli Dies at 77

By Stephen Hadland Observer Publisher After waging a courageous battle against his illnesses, noted Culver City restaurateur George Petrelli passed away on Friday, May 30, at his home with his family...

 
 By Sandra Coopersmith    News    June 19, 2014

All Fired Up About BBQs

By Sandra Coopersmith Features Writer What symbolizes summer more than kicking back in the yard on a sublimely sunny day, sipping a cool, refreshing drink while grilling something succulent on the...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    Sports    June 19, 2014

Kings Win Stanley Cup At Home

By Steven Lieberman Observer Reporter No team in the history of the National Hockey League (NHL) has ever won the Stanley Cup by winning three seventh games on the road in the first three playoff...