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 By Lynne Bronstein    News    July 30, 2015

At Last: A Movie About Culver City

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter A new movie made its debut at the July 27 Culver City Council meeting. While it may not run at multiplexes around Southern California it might be playing soon at...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    July 30, 2015

CicLAvia Returns Here This Weekend

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Get ready with your bikes-or your feet-CicLAvia is coming back to the Westside this weekend. "CicLAvia – Culver City Meets Venice Presented by Metro," will take...

 
 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 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    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...

 
 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....

 
 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,...

 
 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...

 
 News    June 11, 2015

Culver's Annual 4TH Of July Fireworks Show Returns

On the evening of Saturday, July 4. Gates will open at 4 pm and fireworks begin at dusk at West Los Angeles College, located just north of the Westfield Culver City mall on Overland near Jefferson at...

 
 News    May 28, 2015

Downtown Culver City Set For 'Spiked' Lemonade Tasting

'Back to the Beach': Downtown Culver City's 4th Annual Third Wednesday 'Spiked' Lemonade Tasting will make a splash this summer when Downtown Culver City brings the beach to its tree-lined...

 
 News    May 21, 2015

Culver City To Celebrate 25th Anniversary of Americans With Disabilities Act

This July marks the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The landmark legislation was signed into law by President George H.W. Bush in 1990 and ushered in civil rights...

 
 By Sandra Coopersmith    News    May 21, 2015

Temple Akiba Rededicated – L'chaim!

By Sandra Coopersmith Features Writer The Jewish teaching, "According to the effort is the reward," was evident on Saturday, April 25 as an aura of community, joy, light and love enveloped Temple Akib...

 
 News    April 23, 2015

City Council Approves Centennial Logo

The Culver City Council has approved the design of a logo for the Culver City Centennial. The logo was presented by Jim Clarke, president of the Culver City Centennial Celebration Committee, a non-profit organization created to help plan and...

 
 News    April 16, 2015

Celebrate Children's Earth Day at Star Eco Station

Come celebrate Planet Earth with all your senses! The fantastic eco-friendly folks at STAR Education are throwing their annual Children’s Earth Day Extravaganza in the only way they know how...HUGE! GREEN! AND FOR ALL AGES! This mega celebration...

 
 News    April 16, 2015

Quake Rocks Culver City

Culver City was hit by a 3.5-magnitude earthquake Sunday night, hours after a smaller temblor 2.5 temblor struck according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake hit about one mile southeast of...

 
 News    March 19, 2015

Brokers Say It's Time To Focus On Fox Hills

Urging the city, property owners and residents to come together to focus on breathing new life into the Fox Hills area, a panel of commercial, retail and residential brokers said the time is now for...

 
 News    March 19, 2015

Observer Hires Two Cartoonists

The Observer has hired two cartoonists and their work will appear in this week's edition. James Ville is a freelance illustrator and graphic designer. His love for art began when he was four years...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    January 15, 2015

Culver City Year in Review:2014

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter January The Culver City Expo Line station was closed for almost two hours on January 7 due to a security threat involving what police called "a suspicious...

 
 News    December 11, 2014

Downtown Culver City Christman Tree Lighting

The evening was a festive event with Christmas Carolers and Santa. Below are officers from the Culver City Police Department who escort Santa around town foe the next two weeks to visit children....

 
 News    October 16, 2014

City Welcomes Applicants for Vacancies

The City Clerk’s Office is pleased to announce the application period for two vacancies on Culver City Commission, Committee, and Boards. Late applications may not be accepted. Applications will be accepted by the City Clerk’s Office until 5 pm o...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    September 11, 2014

Rooooolin On Out After 51 Years

By Stephen Hadland Observer Publisher Rita Zide, owner of Roll 'N Rye in Culver City, has announced the restaurant will close after 51 years in business. She plans to retire. "I started here in April...

 
 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...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    June 5, 2014

Tai Babilonia Discusses Ice Arena Future

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Since the Culver City Ice Arena was closed in March, Culver City ice skating enthusiasts have been organizing in the hope of restoring the arena. To this end, the...

 
 By Sandra Coopersmith    News    May 22, 2014

Katz Transforms Areas Through Art, Technology

By Sandra Coopersmith Features Writer Curiosity and enthusiasm are certainly primary colors in the engaging personal palette of David Arthur Katz. "I've been working as a digital artist for almost 25...

 
 By Marcus G. Tiggs    News    February 27, 2014

Mayor Cooper on Ice Rink: We Won't Gamble on People's Safety

(EDITOR'S NOTE: This is Part 2 of a series) By Marcus G. Tiggs Special to the Observer After over two weeks the closing of Culver Ice Arena has not ended the Culver Ice dilemma (or better called "clif...

 

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