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Articles from the December 12, 2013 edition

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 By Fred Altieri    Sports    December 12, 2013

Centaurs Struggle In Second Tournament

By Fred Altieri Observer Reporter Culver City High boys basketball sailed into non-favoring winds a few nautical miles due north up the bay in "The Tournament" at Santa Monica High compared to the...

 
 News    December 12, 2013

Firemen Save 18 Lives in Baldwin Hills Flood

The following is an account of the Collapse of the Baldwin Hills Dam from the Los Angeles Fire Department Historical Archives: Firemen Save 18 Lives in Baldwin Hills Flood On the afternoon of...

 
 News    December 12, 2013

Santa Visits Kids at Elks Lodge

Santa Claus got an early jump on the Holiday Season last week, giving out toys to nearly 40 kids at the Culver City Elks Lodge on Saturday and sending his helpers out on Harley-Davidson motorcycles...

 
 News    December 12, 2013

WLAC Prep Program Prepares To Launch Students Into Outer Space

The community is invited to join local area high school students for a day of exhibits and attractions geared toward cultivating interests in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) collegiate...

 
 By Neil Rubenstein    Opinion    December 12, 2013

Talking to the Wild Gypsy Lady

By Neil Rubenstein Observer Columnist The election on Dec. 3, 2013 between former Culver City Mayor Christopher Armenta and the son of Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas was...

 
 News    December 12, 2013

Culver City Votes Armenta

While Sebastian Ridley-Thomas was elected to the state legislature from the 54th Assembly District, Culver City voted for its "favorite son" candidate, former Mayor and Councilman Christopher...

 
 News    December 12, 2013

City Council Meeting

December 9, 2013 Here are some highlights from the City Council meeting of December 9, 2013. At this meeting, the City Council: • Presented a Commendation to Merry Lepper, the First American Woman t...

 
 By Mitch Chortkoff    Sports    December 12, 2013

Stronger Opponents, Weak Defense Plague Lakers

By Mitch Chortkoff Sports Editor When the Lakers lost to the Phoenix Suns Tuesday at Staples Center Coach Mike D’Antoni began the evening with his ninth different starting lineup in 21 games. The...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    December 12, 2013

Dear Editor

Dear Editor, Everyone is getting ready for the Holidays. Hanukah is done, and we are on to Christmas. I am sure each one of you is figuring out who is on your list and what to buy them. I would like...

 
 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    December 12, 2013

Movie Review - Out of the Furnace

In his sophomore outing with OUT OF THE FURNACE, writer/director Scott Cooper proves that he is no "flash in the directorial pan." Facing the daunting task of at least equaling, if not surpassing,...

 
 News    December 12, 2013

Santa Arrives Downtown

Thousands of happy children greeted Santa at the Downtown Culver City Holiday Tree lighting ceremony last Thursday. The Culver City Police Officers Association provides the Santa, sleigh and police...

 
 News    December 12, 2013

Tattle Tale Christmas Party

Come one and all to the Tattle Tale Christmas Party... It's a pot luck so bring your favorite dish. Saturday December 14 at 2pm. Enjoy great food, drinks and fun people. FREE RAFFLE-GREAT PRIZES...

 
 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    December 12, 2013

Movie Review - Hours

Amidst all the early awards hoopla and limited release of some “big” movies, this week I direct your attention to a very special indie film - HOURS. Written and directed by Eric Heisserer, who...