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Articles from the October 3, 2013 edition

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 News    October 3, 2013

Ballona Creek Renaissance Receives Award

At a special October 26 gathering at Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes, Ballona Creek Renaissance (BCR) was recognized for its “Education and Outreach” by the South Bay Business...

 
 News    October 3, 2013

Vizcarra Offers Lunch And Theater

The campaign to elect Claudia Vizcarra to School Board invites everyone to a fun fundraiser for the candidate. A box lunch in Media Park provided by Tito’s Tacos followed by a seat to the play Oy!...

 
 News    October 3, 2013

Mitchell Sworn In As Senator

Former Assemblymember Holly J. Mitchell was sworn in to the state Senate following her overwhelming victory in last week’s special election in California’s 26th Senate District. Mitchell, D-Los...

 
 Arts    October 3, 2013

Kentwood Has Auditions This Weekend

Kentwood Players announces auditions for its next Kentwood Kids production, "Mr. Potcher’s Holiday," a family musical comedy, book and lyrics by Bob Silberg. Auditions will be held on Saturday,...

 
 News    October 3, 2013

Culver Firefighters Going "PINK" this Month

During the month of October, Culver City Firefighters will be wearing pink to honor and support those battling breast cancer. This will be the third year for the event. Beginning October 1 and...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    October 3, 2013

Get Ready: Lakers And Clippers Are Underway

By Mitch Chortkoff Sports Editor I went to Media Day at the Lakers’ training facility Saturday and the Clippers’ facility Monday. Get ready. Practice has begun and we’ll have NBA basketball...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    October 3, 2013

Bigger, Faster Paramount Defeats Culver

By Fred Altieri Observer Reporter Fe. Fi. Fo. Fum. It was “déjà vu all over again” for the 2013 edition of Culver City High football. It occurred Friday night in the expansive outdoor stadium...

 
 News    October 3, 2013

Bass Rejects Funding Veterans, Parks, D.C.

As the government shutdown ended its first day the House of Representatives attempted to fund specific programs. Congresswoman Karen Bass, whose district represents Culver City, voted no on all three...

 
 Obituaries    October 3, 2013

Services Held For Kathy Smith

After a courageous battle with cancer and lifelong multiple sclerosis Kathy S. Smith passed away at Cedars Sinai Hospital on September 26. She was a resident of Culver City for more than 30 years....

 
 By Letters    Opinion    October 3, 2013

Dear Editor

A “progressive” candidate or merely political? There was a time, not too long ago, when our School Board was a board of action. Years of budget cuts necessitated CCUSD to be decisive. The last suc...

 
 News    October 3, 2013

Pancakes Courtesy Steve Levin

Culver City School Board candidate Steve Levin will be hosting a free pancake breakfast this Saturday from 9 am to 10:30 at Veterans Park at the corner of Overland and Culver across the street from...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    October 3, 2013

Government Shutdown: What It Will Mean

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter October 1, 2013 marked the first day of a federal government shutdown in which more than 800,000 federal workers were forced into unpaid furloughs and many...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    October 3, 2013

Special Election Called For December 3

By Stephen Hadland Observer Publisher As required by state law, Governor Jerry Brown has called a special election for December 3 to fill the 54th Assembly District seat vacated by Holly Mitchell...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    October 3, 2013

City Manager's Update

September 27, 2013 City Clerk’s Office • IndieCade Festival - Staff has beens finalizing elements with the festival organizers for the set-up that began on Tuesday, October 1. The IndieCade Festiv...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    October 3, 2013

Dear Editor

Kathy Paspalis is running for re-election to the Culver City School Board. Kathy is a trusted friend, and hard-working Culver City elected colleague. Kathy has the experience, energy, and commitment...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    October 3, 2013

Dear Editor

As I read about the current debate on the school capital improvement and repair bond, and hear the many voices regarding the decision of three school board members to delay their position on the...

 
 Sports    October 3, 2013

Culver Football Scores & Schedule

September LOSS - West Torrance 36 – Culver 15 WIN - Culver 41 –Peninsula 27 LOSS - Redondo 28 – Culver 14 LOSS Paramount 34 – Culver 13 October 4th home vs. Bishop Amat 11th at Hawthorne 18th...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    October 3, 2013

Next Opponent' Bishop Amat (4-1)

By Mitch Chortkoff Sports Editor When Culver City hosts Bishop Amat Friday night the stadium will be re-named Jerry Chabola Stadium in honor of the Centaurs’ long-time athletic director. In...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    October 3, 2013

Message From The Publisher

For the past several months the staff at the Culver City Observer has been working on our new website which went live last Saturday. The site is user friendly and all our stories are organized by...

 
 News    October 3, 2013

City Manager's Update

City Clerk’s Office • IndieCade Festival - Staff has beens finalizing elements with the festival organizers for the set-up that began on Tuesday, October 1. The IndieCade Festival will occur on October 4th to 6th at various locations throughout...

 
 By Culver City Police Department    News    October 3, 2013

Police Blotter

For September 24 through 29 Grand Theft: On September 24 at 12:23 pm a victim came to the police department to report she was a victim of a grand theft. The victim said she was approached by the...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    October 3, 2013

USC Fires Kiffin: Orgeron Takes Over

By Mitch Chortkoff Sports Editor From week to week since last season Lane Kiffin had been on the brink of being fired as USC’s football coach. When last season’s 7-6 record, far below Trojan stand...

 
 
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