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 News    August 28, 2014 

BREAKING NEWS-Police Nab Vandals

Culver City Police Officers captured three reputed gang members who strayed into Culver City to vandalize the local neighborhoods. At about 10:00pm Saturday night the police officers were patrolling...

 
 News    August 28, 2014 

Former C.A.O. Dale Jones Dies

Dale Jones, former Chief Administrative Officer of Culver City died last Monday at his home in Arizona. Jones, served the city from the early 1970's until his retirement in 1992. With the changes in...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    August 28, 2014 

Council Approves Expo Development Implementation Agreement

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter It took all summer but on August 25 the City Council, after what seemed like one postponement after another, finally approved an implementation agreement for...

 
 News    August 28, 2014 

Scandal Rocked West Basin Suspends Programs

At the board meeting on August 25, the West Basin Municipal Water District Board of Directors unanimously voted to suspend the use of the directors' outreach and sponsorship funds, pending the...

 
 News    August 28, 2014 

Bay Foundation to Host Coastal Cleanup Day

On Saturday, September 20 from 8:15 am to 1:30 pm, The Bay Foundation (TBF) will host its 10th Annual Marina del Rey Kayak Cleanup Day Event. It is part of the greater annual Coastal Cleanup Day...

 
 News    August 28, 2014 

Fall Recreation Programs Registration Open

The Fall 2014 edition of the Culver City Living recreation brochure is now available online at www.culvercity.org/CulverCityLiving. You can check out the latest brochure to learn more about the wide...

 
 News    August 28, 2014 

Bill To Expand Contraceptive Rights Heads to Governor

As efforts to restrict access to birth control have recently won ground across the nation, both through the courts and state legislatures, Senator Holly J. Mitchell [D-26] of Los Angeles has won the...

 
 News    August 28, 2014 

City Council Meeting in a Minute

Here are some highlights from the City Council meeting of August 25. At this meeting, the City Council: • Presented commendations to Police Officers Leon Moore and Sue Sperling, Sergeant Mark...

 
 News    August 28, 2014 

Studios Estates Meeting Scheduled

The City of Culver City Parks Manager Patrick Reynolds and Public Works/Engineering Manager Mate Gaspar are hosting a public meeting for the residents of Studio Estates to discuss Landscape...

 
 News    August 28, 2014 

WLA College Launches Alumni, Friends Association

West Los Angeles College has launched an Alumni and Friends Association. The purpose is intended to preserve the school's history, create greater opportunities with West alumni and the community and...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    August 28, 2014 

City Manager's Bi-Weekly Report

• Passing of Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) Commission Chair Rick Hudson - On August 9, PRCS Commission Chair Rick Hudson passed away unexpectedly at the age of 61 while at his...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    August 28, 2014 

Culver City Welcomes New Police, Fire Chiefs

Culver City has a new chief of police, Scott Bixby, and a new fire chief, Dave White. The double appointments of Bixby and White, both of whom had been serving as interim heads of their departments,...

 
 News    August 21, 2014

Fiesta La Ballona-Attractions and Activities Schedule

Friday, August 22 1:00pm Aquacade (to 5:00pm) Culver City Municipal Plunge 4:00pm Live Performances (to 9:00pm) Entertainment Tent 4:30pm Food Trucks and Food Court (to 9:30pm) Early Bird Senior...

 
 News    August 21, 2014

Mitchell Bill Equalizing Cocaine Penalties Passes Legislature

A measure to equalize penalties for illegal crack and powder cocaine has been approved by California’s Legislature. Sentences for intent-to-sell crack convictions range from three to five years in current state law, but for powder only two to four...

 
 News    August 21, 2014

All Roads Lead to the Culver Hotel As They Celebrate 90 Years in Style

On September 4, 1924, Mr. Harry Culver opened The Culver Hotel to great acclaim in Los Angeles. All the biggest stars came out to celebrate the six-story "skyscraper," the centerpiece of Culver City,...

 
 News    August 21, 2014

Water Bond to Bring Millions for Conservation Efforts

A bill co-authored by Senator Holly J. Mitchell (D-Culver City) to put on November's ballot a water bond measure needed for drought relief has been passed by the Legislature with broad, bipartisan...

 
 News    August 21, 2014

Former Culver Councilman Ed Little Dies

The family of former Culver City Council member Ed Little announced his passing this past weekend. Little, who was 87, died of natural causes at his home in Mechanicsville, Virginia, where he and his...

 
 News    August 21, 2014

Fiesta La Ballona Presents Three Days of Music and Dancing

Fiesta La Ballona presents three days of free, live music and dancing as part of Culver City’s annual “Party in the Park” August 22-24. Fiesta is held at Veterans Park and is produced by the City of Culver City, local sponsors, and almost 100 v...

 
 News    August 21, 2014

Lowe Enterprises Becomes Fiesta Sponsor

Fiesta La Ballona 2014 sponsorship chair Marcus G. Tiggs announced Lowe Enterprises as a first time Fiesta sponsor. Lowe Enterprises is a 42-year old full-service real estate firm specializing in...

 
 News    August 14, 2014

Memorial Set for Coach and Civic Activist Rick Hudson

A memorial service and a Celebration of Life will be held Saturday August 16, at the Little League field located in Culver City's Bill Botts, honoring Rick Hudson. Hudson passed away unexpectedly on...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    August 14, 2014

Council Moves Forward on Apartment Smoking Ban

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter If you’re old enough you may remember the commercial from the days when cigarette ads were allowed on TV—“just a silly millimeter longer.” On August 11, th...

 
 News    August 14, 2014

BREAKING NEWS-Ed Little Dies

Former Culver City Councilman Ed Little died on Saturday according to informed sources. Little served as a director on the West Basin Water District Board until he resigned in may for health reasons. Little owned and operated Ed Little Auto Service...

 
 News    August 14, 2014

City Council Meeting in a Minute

Here are some highlights from the City Council meeting of August 11, 2014. At this meeting, the City Council: • Announced the appointment of Scott Bixby to the position of Police Chief and Dave Whit...

 
 News    August 14, 2014

CCFD Warns Culver Businesses

The Culver City Fire Department issued warning last week stating there are "Fire Inspection" companies contacting Culver City businesses and performing unwarranted inspections. Culver City Fire...

 
 News    August 14, 2014

Ahmed Tawfik Accepted to Army and Navy Academy

Ahmed Tawfik, son of Hossam and Rana Tawfil of Culver City, has been admitted to Army and Navy Academy, a military boarding school in Carlsbad, CA, for the 2014-2015 school year. He is one of the newest members of the Class of 2017.Army and Navy...

 

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