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 By Sandra Coopersmith    News    July 23, 2015 

Special Olympics World Games Come Here

By Sandra Coopersmith Features Writer The Special Olympics Athlete Oath: “Let me win. But if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt.” In a world beset by problems, it’s heartening to see...

 
 News    July 23, 2015 

It's Fox Hills Park Clean-Saturday

The event will be on Saturday, July 25 from 9:30 am to noon. Meet next to the Playground and help keep our park Clean & Beautiful. There will be pizza lunch & Beverages. All Gloves & Tools will be supplied. The event is sponsored by the Fox Hills...

 
 News    July 23, 2015 

Public Invited To Attend Sister City Welcome Picnic

The public is invited to attend a welcome picnic for exchange students from Kaizuka, Culver City’s Japanese Sister City on Saturday, July 25. Eight middle school students---four boys and four girls along with three adult chaperones will be...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    July 23, 2015 

City Manager's Update

City Manager’s Office • Culver City's Free Boulevard Music Summer Festival Continues! - Boulevard Music is presenting concerts on Thursday evenings at 7 pm through August 13tin the City Hall...

 
 News    July 23, 2015 

Culver Rotary Supports PD's National Night Out

On August 4 Culver City Rotarians will join Culver City Police Department’s community-police awareness event all about police programs in our city. Besides Rotary, Target, Cedars-Sinai and Costco are also proud local sponsors. The details for this...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    July 16, 2015

Water Conservation To Continue

With summer heat, people want to use water more often yet the drought in California necessitates water conservation. With this situation in mind, the City Council on July 13 adopted a resolution...

 
 News    July 16, 2015

A New Year For Culver City Rotary

On June 27 Culver City Rotarians celebrated the end of one year and the start of a new one. Called a “Demotion Party,” a tongue in cheek reference to the demotion of one year’s officers, including president Joel Forman, and inducting new...

 
 News    July 16, 2015

Observer Publisher Undergoes Triple Bypass Surgery

Observer publisher Steve Hadland is resting at home after undergoing triple bypass surgery last Friday. He expects to return to the office in Culver City within a few weeks. Hadland says he greatly appreciates all the well wishes he’s received...

 
 News    July 16, 2015

Library Storytimes Are At Veterans Auditorium

During the interim while the Culver City library is closed, Storytimes is take place at the Veterans Memorial Building on Wednesday mornings from 10 am to 11 a.m. The Veterans Memorial Building is located at 4117 Overland Ave., Culver City. Summer...

 
 News    July 2, 2015

Presidential Search Begins At WLA

Effective July 1, West Los Angeles College will be led by Interim President Robert (Bob) Sprague while a national search is conducted to replace out-going president Dr. Nabil Abu-Ghazaleh who...

 
 News    June 25, 2015

Fireworks Return To Culver City

The Annual Culver city Fireworks show will once again be held this year. The Culver City Exchange Club, which sponsors the event, will hold the annual event on the grounds of West LA College. Gates...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    June 25, 2015

The Battle Rages On

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter A standing-room-only congregation of community members gathered in a meeting room at Veteran's Auditorium on June 14 to discuss "mansionization" in Culver City...

 
 News    June 25, 2015

Electrical wires down in the area of Wagner St. and Huron Ave.

Blown transformer has caused wires down on Wagner St. between Huron Ave. and Elenda Street in the Veteran's Park area of Culver City. The Culver City Fire Department is on scene and Edison has been...

 
 News    June 25, 2015

Culver's Fuentes Graduates From Naval Academy

U.S. Navy Ensign Robert C. Fuentes, a 2010 graduate of Culver City High, graduated from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland on May 22 and was commissioned as an officer in the U.S....

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    June 25, 2015

A Victory For Culver's Kids

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Community members who wanted to see improvements to the playground at Sid Kronenthal Park got their wish at the June 22 City Council meeting. The council approved...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    June 25, 2015

City Manager's Update

By John Nachbar City Manager City Manager’s Office • Culver City Welcomes Iksan City Mayor – A delegation from Culver City's Sister City of Iksan City, Republic of Korea, including Mayor Park...

 
 News    June 25, 2015

Garden Club Plant Sale Coming Up

The Culver City Garden Club, a non-profit organization founded in 1953, will hold its 62nd Annual Show & Plant Sale on Saturday, June 27. The hours will be 11 am to 4 pm, and Sunday, June 28 from 10 am to 4 pm in the Culver City Teen Center, 4153...

 
 News    June 25, 2015

Hazardous Waste Roundup Scheduled Saturday In Culver

A free Countywide Household Hazardous and E-Waste Roundup will be held Saturday, June 27 at the front parking lot of the Wende Museum, 10808 Culver Blvd. Enter from Culver Blvd. at Elenda Street. Examples of household hazardous waste are antifreeze,...

 
 News    June 25, 2015

Recommend a Deserving Friend

Do you know an individual, business, or organization in Culver City that deserves recognition for their services to people with disabilities? Culver City Council and the Culver City Disability Advisory Committee, through the Parks, Recreation &...

 
 News    June 25, 2015

Graduation List-2015 Culver City High School

Suha Abduselam Alma Abonce Vargas Angeli Jean Abrantes Andrea Acevedo-Ojeda Delaney Adams Irene Aguilar Max Akita Havana Aladro Athena Alderman Michael Alexander, Jr. Khalid Ali Arya Alijani Ryan...

 
 By David W. Myers    News    June 25, 2015

Well Wishers Honor 535 Culver Graduates

By David W. Myers Contributing Editor Under a gray sky and setting sun, a combined 535 teenagers from Culver City High School and Culver Park High School walked up to a podium at Jerry Chabola...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    June 11, 2015

Carol Layana: A Remarkable Life

By Stephen Hadland Observer Publisher Carol Layana passed away this week at the age of 80. When Albert Vera Jr. texted the message to me I wept for over an hour. Carol would not have been pleased....

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    June 11, 2015

A Vote For Mansionization

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Despite the growing rallying cry around Los Angeles against "mansionization"-the building of larger single-family homes in residential neighborhoods-the City Counc...

 
 News    June 11, 2015

Fiesta To The Rescue

While the 2015 Fiesta LaBallona Committee has moved into high gear planning the Fiesta for this year, Vice Chair Marcus Tiggs agendized an item for next month's meeting to hopefully provide money for...

 
 News    June 11, 2015

London Is Calling At West LA

Students who take English 101 at West Los Angeles College this summer will t by be in London learning from Dr. be in London, learning from Katherine Boutry, one of WLAC's most dynamic professors who...

 

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