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Articles from the October 17, 2013 edition

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 News    October 17, 2013

BREAKING NEWS - Sexual Assault Suspect Arrested

On October 17, 2013 at 7:00 pm, Culver City Detectives received information regarding the identity of the sexual assault suspect whose photograph was released to the public. Based upon the...

 
 Arts    October 17, 2013

Cast Set For New Douglas Play

Casting has been announced for the world premiere of “The Black Suits,” which begins previews October 27 at the Center Theatre Group/Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. Opening night is November...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    October 17, 2013

City Manager's Update

City Manager’s Office • Cultural Affairs Foundation Fundraiser - Place your order for pick up or bring your family and friends to Pitfire Artisan Pizza on October 23 from 5 pm to 9 and 10% of the...

 
 Arts    October 17, 2013

Kentwood Presents 'It's A Wonderful Life'

Kentwood Players presents the beloved American holiday classic “It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play” by Joe Landry from Friday, November 8 through Saturday, December 14 for a six-week run....

 
 Arts    October 17, 2013

Finalists Announced For Sherwood Award

Three finalists have been selected for Center Theatre Group’s 2014 Richard E. Sherwood Award. All three finalists will receive a cash prize, with $10,000 going to the top honoree. The Center...

 
 News    October 17, 2013

Registration Open For Flamenco Class

Flamenco Class (Beginning/Intermediate level) is scheduled to begin at The Culver City Adult School. The new session will start on Nov 2. Discover your Inner Gypsy and learn this passionate Dance...

 
 News    October 17, 2013

Culver Palms To Celebrate Festival of Harvest

The public is invited to the Festival of Harvest on Sunday, October 27 at 3 p.m.at Culver-Palms United Methodist Church. Pmpkin soup will be served, and prizes will be awarded for pumpkin carving and...

 
 News    October 17, 2013

Cat Rescue Fundraiser

Ziggy and Friends Cat Rescue will receive 20% of each customer's bill from Kay and Dave’s restaurant, Sunday, October 20 through Thursday, October 24. This event will kick off the new non-profit...

 
 Obituaries    October 17, 2013

Services Planned For Melvin Lee Van Horn

Melvin Lee Van Horn passed away peacefully at his home on October 7th in Culver City, surrounded by family. Melvin, fondly known as Mel was born on October 27th, 1931 in Lexington, Nebraska and moved...

 
 News    October 17, 2013

Robert Zirgulis Meet and Greet Forum Scheduled

The Culver City Community is invited to meet Robert Zirgulis, a candidate for Culver City Unified School Board on Saturday Oct. 19 from 9 am to 3 pm at 4241 Baldwin Ave, Culver City. Zirgulis will als...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    October 17, 2013

Dear Editor

Four years ago after sitting down with then candidate Kathy Paspalis, I decided to endorse her based on her goals and objectives that she was focused on. Four years later, I am proud to endorse Kathy...

 
 News    October 17, 2013

Bass Signs Petition to Force Budget Vote

Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-Culver City) announces that she signed a petition to reopen the government. This special congressional procedure, known as a discharge petition, allows a majority of member...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    October 17, 2013

Dear Editor

As a committed sustainability advocate, I strongly support Karlo Silbiger for School Board. Karlo has been the most active and vocal supporter on the School Board for installing the new solar energy s...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    October 17, 2013

Dear Editor

Are your readers aware how swimming is taught in our schools in Culver City? Students are required to lay flat on a medicine ball in the gym and are supposed to simulate a breast stroke through the...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    October 17, 2013

Dear Editor

Where’s the $28,000 dollars? The past five years have seen disastrous budget cuts Karlo Silbiger advised during The League of Woman’s Voter/PTA Council candidate forum Thursday evening October 3....

 
 By Letters    Opinion    October 17, 2013

Dear Editor

As we move into the last month of the School Board campaign, we as parents and citizens of Culver City need to do our research and elect the best possible candidates for our children and the city....

 
 By Letters    Opinion    October 17, 2013

Dear Editor

I saw the article about your new web site and checked it out. It’s great. Congratulations. I bet it will boost sales too. Also, thank you for the coverage on the EarthFest LA event held at West....

 
 By Letters    Opinion    October 17, 2013

Dear Editor

Put our kids first on November 5th – re-elect Kathy Paspalis and vote in Steve Levin and Sue Robins. Paspalis’ matchless work ethic and her training as an attorney are invaluable. Her oversight...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    October 17, 2013

Dear Editor

The School Board elections are just around the corner, and I will be voting for Claudia Vizcarra and Karlo Silbiger. Claudia may be a newcomer to the school board election, but she is not a newcomer...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    October 17, 2013

Next Opponent: Inglewood (3-3)

By Mitch Chortkoff Sports Editor Inglewood has an array of spectacular athletes, led by receiver Zaire Andre, who has committed to Washington State. First-year coach Tony Reid has an outstanding...

 
 By Fred Altieri    Sports    October 17, 2013

Centaurs Begin League With Victory

By Fred Altieri Observer Reporter The year was 2013. The stadium said otherwise. And like a Dali painting, the football was warped by time. So began Culver City High’s Ocean League campaign. A win...

 
 Sports    October 17, 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 LOSS - Bishop Amat 48 - Culver 26 WIN...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    October 17, 2013

Dear Editor

Dear Editor, As a sitting School Board member, I respond to the more practical qualities of my new colleagues. With such a full field of candidates, each of us will find the three individuals who...

 
 News    October 17, 2013

Sip For Our Schools Arrives Saturday

The Culver City Education Foundation will hold its Ffth Annual Sip for Our Schools event on Saturday, October 19 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at LA Urban Homes, 475 Washington Blvd., Marina del Rey. There...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    October 17, 2013

Adding Wilson Shows How Serious The Dodgers Are

By Mitch Chortkoff Sports Editor You see Brian Wilson with his beard and mohawk and you might get the impression he’s a goofball. What major league pitcher looks so outrageous, so different from...

 

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