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Articles from the September 25, 2012 edition

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 News    September 25, 2012

Dear Editor

Bravo and thank you to the Culver City Education Foundation (CCEF). I am a teacher with the CCUSD and as we enter our third week of school, I can honestly say that my daily work-load has become much more efficient due to a generous donation from the...

 
 News    September 25, 2012

Culver City Chamber Applauds Governor

The Culver City Chamber of Commerce applauds Governor Jerry Brown’s signature of Senate Bill 1186 – a measure to protect California businesses from predatory legal action while improving access for members of the disabled community. With his...

 
 News    September 25, 2012

Dear Editor

My husband and I both work for organizations that support arts education in schools. When it came time for our son to go to school, we wanted be a part of a community that shared our commitment to making creativity and dance, music, theatre and the...

 
 News    September 25, 2012

Dear Editor

Janet and I have seen the impact of the Culver City Education Foundation. We know firsthand the difference that it makes for our schools. Over many years the Education Foundation has continued to demonstrate it’s commitment to the students of...

 
 News    September 25, 2012

Culver Middle School Teacher Among Teachers of the Year

The 16 Los Angeles County Teachers of the Year were announced this week at a ceremony celebrating excellence in teaching. The list included Kari Fretham of the Culver City Unified School District, who has been teaching for 34 years. The 16 were...

 
 News    September 25, 2012

Kentwood Kids Production Coming Up

Kentwood Players will present its next Kentwood Kids Production, "Rockin' Robin Hood...

 
 News    September 25, 2012

Library To Have Membership Drive

The Culver City Friends of the Library will be having its annual MEMBERSHIP DRIVE, ICE CREAM SOCIAL and book sale on Saturday, Oct. 6 from 1 pm to 3:30. With every new or renewed membership (on the day of the event) you will get a free bowl of ice...

 
 News    September 25, 2012

Culver City Resident and Santa Monica Lifeguard Dies at 75

Retired Lieutenant Richard “Dick” Heineman passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 15 in Culver City at the age of 75. A dedicated husband and consummate family man who never missed a gymnastics meet, baseball, football or soccer game, he...

 
 News    September 25, 2012

Confusing Water Service Rules Made Clear

Golden State Water Company (GSWC) is the main water supplier for Culver City. However, many Culver City residents and businesses west of the 405 Freeway receive their water from the Los Angeles Department of Water & Power (LADWP). Culver City...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    September 25, 2012

Here’s The Latest On West Nile Virus

City Council Receives Update Culver City residents have heard that West Nile Virus is active in the Culver City area. The unusually hot and muggy summer weather has triggered a rise in the positive...

 
 News    September 25, 2012

This Weekend 405 Freeway Will Be Closed

The 405 freeway will be closed Saturday and Sunday from the 10 freeway to the 101 due to demolition of the north side of the Mulholland Drive bridge. A year ago, when the south side of the bridge was demolished many motorists stayed home. Metro and...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    September 25, 2012

NFL Needs To Get Officials Back Soon

Early in my sportswriting career several prominent coaches in different sports taught me a valuable lesson. They instructed their players and a few sportswriters to stop focusing on officiating....

 
 Sports    September 25, 2012

'Touchdown For Youth' Coming This Month

‘Touchdown For Youth’ Coming This Month As part of its commitment to the Los Angeles area, the L.A. Sports Council Foundation and USC are once again teaming up on “Touchdown For Youth,” a charitable program that sends thousands of...

 
 By Dale Williams    Sports    September 25, 2012

Centaurs Await The Big Test

They Warm Up With a 51-0 Win The only thing that West Adams Prep provided the Culver City High football team with last Friday was a chance to have a glorified practice before the real test. Playing against a clearly overmatched team, the Centaurs...

 
 Sports    September 25, 2012

Culver Football Scores and Schedule

Aug. 31- West Torrance 30, Culver 25 Sept. 7 - Culver 41, Peninsula 15 Sept. 14 – Culver 32, Redondo 27 Sept. 21 - Culver 51, West Adams 0 Sept. 28 – at Bishop Amat Oct. 5 – home vs. Hawthorne Oct. 12 – at Inglewood Oct. 19 – at Santa...

 
 Sports    September 25, 2012

Lakers’ Blake Injured

Lakers guard Steve Blake suffered a puncture wound to his left foot after stepping on a spike strip in a parking lot, it was announced Monday. Blake will be prohibited from participating in any impact exercises for approximately three weeks and will...