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Articles from the November 14, 2012 edition

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 By Debbie Lynn Elias    Movies    November 14, 2012

Movie Review: Anna Karenina

For anyone who has braved a reading of the Tolstoy novel, at its core, the story of ANNA KARENINA is first and foremost about families and love; families and their lives set in the sociopolitical...

 
 News    November 14, 2012

Cast Change For Douglas Play

There is a casting change in The Second City’s “A Christmas Carol: Twist Your Dickens!” presented at the Center Theatre Group’s Kirk Douglas Theatre. Ron West will join the cast to play the role of Ebenezer Scrooge. Joe Flaherty was...

 
 News    November 14, 2012

City Manager's Update

November 9, 2012 City Clerk’s Office · Finance Advisory Committee - Pursuant to the creation of the Finance Advisory Committee by the City Council on October 22 the City Clerk’s Office will begin advertising the vacancies on the new Committee....

 
 News    November 14, 2012

Thanksgiving Feast Set for Culver-Palms

If you'd like to be with Culver-Palms United Methodist Church family members and friends for Thanksgiving Dinner, join them on Thursday, November 22 at 2 pm. You do not need to be a member of the church in order to attend. Please bring a side dish...

 
 News    November 14, 2012

Culver’s Third Wednesday Proceeds Thanksgiving

Give thanks a day early this year with “Downtown Culver City’s Third Wednesday ‘Pre-Gobbler’ Neighborhood Happy Hour.” With so much prep work, planning, hosting and running around before the Thanksgiving holiday, it’s a wonder anyone has...

 
 News    November 14, 2012

Holly Mitchell Gets Ready for 2nd Term

“I am honored and encouraged by the decision of voters of the 54th Assembly District to re-elect me to serve them,” said Assemblymember Holly Mitchell (D-Culver City), who was first elected to represent the 47th Assembly District in the 2010...

 
 By Cheryl Giraud    News    November 14, 2012

The Recipe Spot

The Recipe Spot Its turkey time, so let the eating marathon begin. Thanksgiving officially kicks-off the eating frenzy when people go party to party, gathering with friends and family indulging in a...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    News    November 14, 2012

Veterans Have Their Day In West LA

On Saturday, the day before Veterans Day, veterans in attendance at the inaugural “A Day for Heroes” event at the West Los Angeles Veterans Affairs campus were given the red carpet treatment. Lite...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    November 14, 2012

Council Takes Step To Develop Transit Zone

Public Hearing are Planned The City Council has taken the first step toward development of the Washington National Transit Oriented Development (TOD) zone surrounding the Culver City Expo Line station...

 
 News    November 14, 2012

Holiday Ice Rink In Culver Makes Debut

There’s ice in the forecast for Culver City this holiday season with the debut of the Holiday Ice Rink presented by MelroseMAC, open every day November 20 through January 7, 2013. The rink is located at 9300 Culver Blvd., just off Washington Blvd....

 
 News    November 14, 2012

Pedestrian Killed On Overland Avenue

A female pedestrian was killed at the corner of Overland and Barman avenues on Sunday night at 9:30 p.m. in Culver City The unidentified victim was transported to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center where she later died from her injuries. The driver,...

 
 News    November 14, 2012

Culver Rape Suspect Captured

On Wednesday, November 7 an alleged rape of a mentally disabled woman occurred on Metro bus 217 in Culver City. The victim is an 18-year-old female, has a mental capacity equivalent to a 10-year-old. At the time of the assault she was riding the bus...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    November 14, 2012

Power Struggle Determined Lakers Coaching Decision

If you follow the Lakers you’ve probably heard every theory about the selection of Mike D’Antoni over Phil Jackson as the team’s new coach. I can simplify the matter for you. Owner Jerry Buss de...

 
 Sports    November 14, 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 – Bishop Amat 31, Culver 7 Oct. 5 – Culver 47, Hawthorne 0 Oct. 12 –Inglewood 12, Culver 9...

 
 By Dale Williams    Sports    November 14, 2012

Powerful Lompoc Stands In Culver’s Way

Centaurs To Host Playoff Game Could it be 2011 all over again for the Culver City High football team? Just like last season, the Centaurs came into the playoffs having had to win their final game just to make it to the postseason. Then when it...