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Culver City Middle School and Culver City High School Both Earn 2017 Gold Ribbon School Honors

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announces that 275 middle schools and high schools, including Culver City Middle School and Culver City High School, are being honored under the Gold Ribbon Schools Awards Program. “These...

 
 By Neil Rubenstein    News    April 20, 2017

Gas Tax Soars In New Jersey

I don’t believe it, but 83-year-old Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg can normally bench-press 70 pounds, per her personal trainer. 2016 was a bad year for the people of New Jersey. No longe...

 

Ms. Culver City Elegance Is Coming Up

The Culver City Exchange Club and Culver City Senior Citizens Association are once again sponsoring the "MS. CULVER CITY ELEGANCE” contest on Sunday, May 7 at the Senior Center, 4095 Overland Avenue, Culver City. This year’s theme is “A Star...

 

Culver City Council PTA 2017 Honorary Service Awards to the Culver City Sister City Committee

The Culver City Sister City Committee will be awarded the prestigious Golden Oak Award recognizing CCSCC for outstanding service to the youth of Culver City. Ms. Maren Neufeld, the Culver City Council PTA President was at its meeting last week to...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    April 20, 2017

John Riordan, Culver City's Citizen Of The Year

WHEREAS, from the moment he arrived in Culver City, John Riordan has made instant friends and created long lasting relationships; and, WHEREAS, John Riordan Plumbing, Inc. is celebrating its 50th year...

 

Culver City Middle School and Culver City High School Both Earn 2017 Gold Ribbon School Honors

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announces that 275 middle schools and high schools, including Culver City Middle School and Culver City High School, are being honored under the Gold Ribbon Schools Awards Program. “These...

 

Kelli Johnson Inducted Into Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society

Kelli Johnson of Culver City was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. Johnson was initiated at University of Arizona. Johnson is among approximatel...

 
 By Neil Rubenstein    News    April 13, 2017 

A Well-Deserved Tribute To Fox Hills

The last bastion of segregation in Los Angeles County . . . Some time ago in the late ‘ 60s, a young white couple moved into the lowlands (the non-Fox Hills area) of Culver City, and they were told...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    April 13, 2017 

Culver City Hiker's Body Found

The body of 78-year-old Suek “Sam” Kim was found Tuesday on Mount Baldy. The Culver City man had been missing for three days. Eighteen search-and-rescue team members took to the mountain Tuesday...

 
 News    April 13, 2017 

San Bernardino School Shooting Strikes Home

In reaction to the domestic dispute that resulted in the shooting in San Bernardino on Monday CCUSD Superintendent Joshua Arnold released the following Statement along with helpful links for parents to guide their children: Culver City Families, Any...

 
 News    April 13, 2017 

Culver's Emily Schnider Named To College Dean's List

Emily Schnider of Culver City has been named to the Emerson College Dean's List for the Fall 2016 semester. Schnider is majoring in Writing, Lit and Publishing. The requirement to make Emerson's Dean's List is a grade point average of 3.7 or higher....

 
 News    April 13, 2017 

Mauro Caputo In Memoriam: A Retrospective – Paintings & T

The current exhibit at West Los Angeles College is particulary special to the campus as it features the work of Mauro Caputo, an award-winning graphic designer and long-time West art instructor. A reception, free to the public, will be held in the...

 
 News    April 13, 2017 

Culver Eagle Scouts Honored

It was a special “Court of Honor” last week for four local scouts from Culver City Troop 108 who achieved the rank of Eagle Scout, the top rank in the Boy Scouts of America. Achieving the rank requires intense work along with a service project...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    April 13, 2017 

Local Reps Vote For Massive Gas Tax Hikes

Both Culver City’s Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas and State Senator Holly Mitchell supported Governor Brown’s massive $52 billion gasoline tax increase. The Governor, facing a tremendous...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    April 6, 2017

Culver City Volvo Unveils Remodeled Facility

When former Culver City Chief Administrative officer Jerry Fulwood retired several years ago he commented that many of the buildings in Culver City were “tired.”It was in interesting choice of...

 

Culver City Celebrates Its Centennial with 1988, Four Site-Specific Dance Performances By The Award-Winning Heidi Duckler Dance Theater

1988 features four site-specific dance performances by Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre, centering on six featured artworks from Culver City’ s public art collection. The 1988 event series celebrates the 1988 adoption of the Art in Public Places...

 

Exploring Culver City Families and Their Businesses: Freeman Family Celebrates 90 Years in Culver City

This month our program takes us on a trip from Latvia to Culver City where we explore the family history of Stu Freeman, local businessman and past president of the Culver City Historical Society. Stu’s grandparents, Molly and Louis Freeman, opened...

 

Celebrate Our Schools and the People who Make Them Great!

Award winning school districts like ours don’t just happen. It takes an amazing community of teachers, administrators, staff members and volunteers working day in and day out to educate and nurture our students so they can develop the skills they...

 

It's The Healthy Family 5K Run/Walk Sunday

Men, women and youth will celebrate an active, healthy life at the third annual Culver City Healthy Family 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, April 2 at 9 am at West LA College in Culver City. The Culver City Family 5K Run/Walk plays a crucial role in our...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    March 30, 2017

SANCTUARY CITY Culver City Risks Losing Federal Funds By Protecting Illegal Aliens

On Tuesday the City Council of the City of Culver City adopted a Resolution to declare Culver City a sanctuary city for illegal aliens. According to the Resolution, "The City of Culver City is a sanct...

 

CCPD Arrests Indecent Exposure Suspect

Culver City police detectives arrested a male suspect on Tuesday who allegedly exposed himself to multiple female victims. Throughout the last six months female victims were walking when he drove his vehicle near them. The victims saw the suspect...

 

CCUSD Hashtag Contest Highlights All that's Great About Culver City Schools

As part of its continuing effort to involve parents, teachers, students and the entire community in the positive aspects of social media, the Culver City Unified School District and the Culver City Centennial Committee have announced $1,600 in...

 

Centennial Mayor's Luncheon Coming on April 18

Mayor Jim B. Clark will be speaking at the Centennial Mayor's Luncheon on Tuesday, April 18 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Los Angeles Westside located at 6161 W Centinela Avenue, Culver City. The...

 

Culver's Abdelmalak Makes President's List

Kristen Abdelmalak of Culver City was recently named to the President's List at Kennesaw State University. Abdelmalak was among the close to 3,000 Kennesaw State students who were honored for academic excellence in the Fall 2016 semester. University...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    March 30, 2017

CARNAGE EVERYWHERE

It was a beautiful evening in Nice, France, last July 14 with 30,000 peoplewatching the fireworks celebrating Bastille Day, the French national holiday. Suddenly and without warning, a terrorist...

 

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