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 By Lynne Bronstein    News    February 26, 2015 

Freedom to Marry

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter In an action that proves the times are indeed changing, the Culver City Council approved support of an amicus (friend of the court) brief from Mayors for the...

 
 By Sandra Coopersmith    News    February 26, 2015 

Baywatch Is Coming Back

By Sandra Coopersmith Features Writer Douglas Schwartz, the innovative and iconic writer/director/producer who celebrates his 70th birthday this year and is known for "Soul Surfer," "Baywatch,"...

 
 News    February 26, 2015 

El Rincon Students Learn How to Be Valenkind

El Rincon Elementary School celebrated "Random Acts of Kindness Week," February 10 – 13. During that week, students were encouraged to think about the special ways they could practice kindness...

 
 By Steven Lieberman    News    February 26, 2015 

The First Yahrzeit of My Mom, Eileen Lieberman

By Steven Lieberman Of The Observer Staff (Read by Shmuel Greenwald at U. City Shul on Shabbos 2/21/15 – I sponsored Kiddush) My mom loved the U. City Shul and looked forward to attending the...

 
 News    February 26, 2015 

Guerilla Gardening

The Culver City Garden Club will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, March 3, at 7 pm in the Garden Room of the Veterans' Building, 4117 Overland Ave. The presentation, "Guerilla Gardening", will be given by Nathalie "Sunshine" Flores. There will also...

 
 News    February 26, 2015 

Suspect Attempts Three Bank Robberies in Same Day

The FBI, the LAPD and the Culver City Police Department are seeking the public's assistance in learning the identity of a man suspected in three attempted bank robberies Thursday in Culver City and...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    February 26, 2015 

City Manager's Bi-Weekly Update

City Manager’s Office • Vice President Joe Biden at West Los Angeles College – On January 23 Mayor Meghan Sahli-Wells participated in Vice President Joe Biden’s visit to West Los Angeles...

 
 News    February 19, 2015

Culver City Finance Advisory Committee

Meeting of February 11 Here are some highlights from the Finance Advisory Committee meeting of February 11, 2015: At this meeting, the Finance Advisory Committee: Received a presentation from Jeff...

 
 News    February 19, 2015

Culver's Tawfik Receives Honors

In addition to being named to the Honor Roll for the second grading period of the 2014-2015 school year Ahmed Tawfik of Culver City has been named a "Cadet of Distinction" at Army and Navy Academy....

 
 News    February 19, 2015

Culver's Sandoval Offered A Scholarship To Cornell College

Esme Sandoval of Culver City has been admitted to Cornell College and offered the Dean's Scholarship. One of the 40 "Colleges That Change Lives," Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa, is a national...

 
 News    February 19, 2015

Vedant Swarup of Culver Makes Dean's List

Vedant Swarup of Culver City, a third-year student in the industrial design program in Rochester Institute Of Technology's College of Imaging Arts and Sciences, made the Dean's List for the fall...

 
 News    February 19, 2015

Culver City High To Hold Parent Engagement Night

On February 26 Culver City High will hold its Parent Engagement Night – an evening of informative workshops and discussions on a variety of topics ranging from college admissions and career pathways...

 
 News    February 19, 2015

Rotary Club To Celebrate 85th Anniversary

On February 28 the non-profit Culver City Rotary Club will hold its 85th Anniversary to celebrate the many years Rotary has been giving back to Culver City, not to mention sponsoring numerous...

 
 News    February 19, 2015

Woman's Club Fashion Show To Benefit Youth

Two local organizations, the YMCA Summer Camp Program and the Sandy Segal Youth Health Center, will benefit from the Culver City Woman’s Club Spring Fiesta fashion show on Thursday, March 12 at the Casa Sanchez Restaurant. Last summer several...

 
 News    February 19, 2015

Culver Native Makes Whittier College Dean's List

Katie Back, a resident of Culver City, is one of the high-achieving students from Whittier College who made the Fall 2014 Dean's List. Undergraduate students are awarded Dean's List honors if he or...

 
 News    February 19, 2015

Culver's Sandoval Offered A Scholarship To Cornell College

Esme Sandoval of Culver City has been admitted to Cornell College and offered the Dean's Scholarship. One of the 40 "Colleges That Change Lives," Cornell College in Mount Vernon, Iowa, is a national...

 
 News    February 19, 2015

Culver City Finance Advisory Committee

Meeting of February 11 Here are some highlights from the Finance Advisory Committee meeting of February 11, 2015: At this meeting, the Finance Advisory Committee: Received a presentation from Jeff...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    February 19, 2015

Measles

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter The recent outbreak of measles in Southern California is of concern to parents and school districts. Both legislators and educators are taking action to control...

 
 News    February 12, 2015

Winter Dining Guide and Valentine's Day

“One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” ~Virginia Woolf “Chocolate is plentiful and does not require a prescription. Life is good.” ~ Sandra Coopersmith Billingsley’s Steakhouse A West Los Angeles...

 
 News    February 12, 2015

5 Dating Tips for Pet Lovers

At Gary Michelson Found Animals, we passionately subscribe to the motto, "Love me; love my pet ", and we know we're in good company. Two-thirds of households in the US have pets - twice the number...

 
 By David W. Myers    News    February 12, 2015

Culver Boy Scout Leader Wins BSA's Top Award

By David W. Myers Contributing Editor Erik Mayer, one of Culver City's most active volunteers in community-oriented events and organizations, has been honored with the prestigious "Silver Beaver...

 
 News    February 12, 2015

Stay Heart Healthy At The Plunge

When Jerome Smith, 71, was in college, he admired the guys on the swim team. "They seemed to be the happiest and healthiest guys on campus," he said. The team at his small college had a no-cut...

 
 News    February 12, 2015

Boat Show Cruises into LA Convention Center and Marina del Rey

The 2015 Progressive Insurance Los Angeles Boat Show docks at the Los Angeles Convention Center and Burton W. Chace Park in Marina del Rey February 19-22 with a "boatload" of vessels and accessories...

 
 News    February 12, 2015

Meeting in a Minute

Here are some highlights from the Parks, Recreation, and Community Services (PRCS) Commission meeting of February 3. At this meeting, the PRCS Commission: Heard an informational item regarding Youth...

 
 News    February 12, 2015

City Earns Marketing Award For Fiesta La Ballona

The City of Culver City has received an Award of Excellence for Marketing Campaign from the California Park & Recreation Society (CPRS) for its Fiesta La Ballona Celebration. Culver City's recognition in the category of Marketing and...

 

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