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 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...

 
 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 7, 2014

BREAKING NEWS-Rick Hudson Dies

Rick Hudson, Chairman of the Culver City Parks and Recreation Commission died Friday. Hudson coached football and softball at Culver High. He was an active member of the Culver City Exchange Club. Rick and his wife Terri owned and operated Culver...

 
 By Shane Bruce    News    June 26, 2014

Sign of the Times

By Shane Bruce Special to the Observer While most teens are updating their Facebook status, preparing for exams, and concerned about dating, brother/sister team, Rachel and Robert Greenberg are...

 
 By Sandra Coopersmith    News    June 19, 2014

Budding Biographers Quiz Seniors

By Sandra Coopersmith "Getting to know you, getting to know all about you . . ." As my fellow volunteers and I waited in Room B47 of the Culver City Senior Center on May 22 for a group of 18 students...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    June 19, 2014

George Petrelli Dies at 77

By Stephen Hadland Observer Publisher After waging a courageous battle against his illnesses, noted Culver City restaurateur George Petrelli passed away on Friday, May 30, at his home with his family...

 
 News    June 12, 2014

Culver Woman's Daughter Honors D-Day Vets

Army Sgt. Angie Trejo stands on hallowed ground, as she and hundreds of other American service members are here commemorating the 70th Anniversary of the Normandy D-Day invasion in 1944, that changed the course of World War II and history....

 
 News    June 5, 2014

Petrelli Services

Funeral services will be held for George Petrelli on Friday June 6th at 12:30pm in the Risen Christ Chapel at Holy Cross Cemetery, 5835 West Slauson Avenue in Culver City....

 
 News    May 29, 2014

Services Planned For George Petrelli

Funeral services will be held for George Petrelli on Friday June 6th at 12:30pm in the Risen Christ Chapel at Holy Cross Cemetery, 5835 West Slauson Avenue in Culver City. Full story on George Petrelli's life and passing posted later and in this...

 
 By Sandra Coopersmith    News    May 29, 2014

Guiding Girls to Lofty Goals

You don't have to be a rocket scientist to know that Culver City is home to some pretty remarkable people, one being Judith Love Cohen, who is on the Astronautical Advisory Board for the USC Viterbi S...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    May 22, 2014

Local Poet's Writing Class Honored by Ed Foundation

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter At its 16th annual "Tribute to the Stars" awards banquet on May 3, the Culver City Education Foundation honored volunteers who made a difference for the Culver...

 
 News    May 15, 2014

Culver City Native Wins National Film Award

Last December Culver City native Tadashi Nakamura pulled off one of the biggest surprises of the Gotham Independent Film Awards in New York City when he was awarded the prestigious Audience Award for...

 
 News    May 8, 2014

Governor Appoints Culver's Kapp To Council on Developmental Disabilities

Governor Jerry Brown has announced the appointment of Steven Kapp, 27, of Culver City, to the California State Council on Developmental Disabilities. Kapp has been a graduate student intern at the...

 
 By Letters    News    May 8, 2014

Rescue Warms Heart of Mom's Daughter

Hello, Enclosed, please find my mother’s account of her “rescue” by Selena Andrade. Selena is a middle school age girl from my mom’s Braddock Drive neighborhood. My mother, who is almost 89...

 
 News    May 8, 2014

Master Gunnery Sgt Lopez Returns Home

Local resident Master Gunnery Sergeant ( MGySgt) D. Lopez, daughter of Josefina Zamora Lopez, has returned home after 30 years of faithful service in the United States Marine Corps. Her daughter...

 
 News    March 20, 2014

Gertrude Diamond Turns 100

Gertrude Diamond, a remarkable woman, is turning 100 within the next few days. She has been a member of the Culver City senior center for many years, and attends the Jewish/Yiddish Cultural Group,...

 
 By Sandra Coopersmith    News    March 13, 2014

Silverman's Book Title Says It All

By Sandra Coopersmith Features Writer Everyone is a story waiting to be told. With "White Rose: Stories of Love, Loss and a Dog Named Holly," Marian Silverman tells hers in an engrossing memoir...

 
 News    March 6, 2014

Culver Grad Papadopoulos Announces Engagement

Elli Christina Papadopoulos of Culver City and Seth Dionne Burroughs of New York City have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Shelly Papadopoulos of Culver City and Petros...

 
 News    February 27, 2014

Mohagen Learns Skills in Navy

Navy Seaman Recruit Matthew F. Mohagen, son of Daniel F. and Elizabeth J. Mohagen of Culver City, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill. During the...

 
 News    October 10, 2013

Rao Receives Black Belt

Culver City Parks, Recreation & Community Services Department Enrichment Class student Elizabeth Rao was presented her Sho-Dan (1st Degree Black Belt) rank by Chief Instructor John Heyl during the...