Culver City Observer -

 

News

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 1773

 By Sandra Coopersmith    News    September 18, 2014 

Get Your Zumba® On For a Good Cause

By Sandra Coopersmith Feature Writer What do you call a woman who transformed herself from a "morbidly obese couch potato" (her words) to a vibrant Zumba® instructor whose busy schedule includes t...

 
 News    September 18, 2014 

Adam Campos Graduates from Coker College

Adam Campos of Culver City graduated from Coker College May 17 with a Bachelor of Arts in Physical Education (Sport Management). Coker College has a total undergraduate enrollment of approximately...

 
 News    September 18, 2014 

Heritage Faire Coming Up

The 34th annual Norwegian Heritage Faire will be held at 3835 Watseka, Culver City on Saturday, and Sept.27 from 11 am to 5 pm. Admission is free. Scandinavian imports and gifts will be for sale. There will be demonstrations of Scandinavian crafts...

 
 News    September 18, 2014 

Prominent Culver Rotarian Ed Little Memorial Service Set For September 27

Edward C. Little, long-time Culver City Rotary Club member-among many of his community contributions-and the director of the Edward C. Little Water Recycling Facility in El Segundo, passed away last...

 
 News    September 18, 2014 

West Basin Awarded Half A Million

West Basin Municipal Water District was awarded $538,530 by Southern California Edison for implementing energy-efficient improvements during its most recent expansion of the Edward C. Little Water Recycling Facility. With its latest expansion, the...

 
 News    September 18, 2014 

Culver Fire Department Awarded International Accredited Agency Status Again

On August 13 the Culver City Fire Department received International Accredited Agency Status with the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI) for meeting the criteria established...

 
 News    September 18, 2014 

City Manager's Update

By John Nachbar City Manager City Clerk’s Office • Vacancies to be filled on Culver City's Commissions and Committees - The City Clerk’s Office is pleased to announce the application period for the following two vacancies: 1) Parks, Recreation,...

 
 News    September 18, 2014 

Body Found

Units of the Culver City Police and Fire Departments last Friday responded to a report of a body near the paddle tennis courts at the corner of Culver Boulevard and Elenda Street. The male victim was deceased. According to Lt. Jason Sims from the...

 
 News    September 18, 2014 

La Ballona Creek Cleanup

On Saturday, September 20 from 9 am to noon the Ballona Creek Renaissance (BRC) will be meeting at the Ballona Creek bike path entrance next to the Culver City Julian Dixon Library at4975 Overland Avenue to conduct the annual Ballona Creek cleanup....

 
 News    September 11, 2014

Culver Disability Advisory Committee Welcomes New Member

Established by the City Council to provide advice on matters affecting persons with disabilities in the community, the Disability Advisory Committee has welcomed a new member, Dr. Janet Cameron Hoult, a professor emerita from CSULA. Dealing with her...

 
 News    September 11, 2014

Meeting in a Minute

City of Culver City Parks, Recreation & Community Services Commission September 2, 2014 Here are some highlights from the Parks, Recreation, and Community Services (PRCS) Commission meeting of...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    September 11, 2014

Police, Fire Chiefs Sworn In

“I don’t think we’ve ever had a ‘double whammy’ before,” said Mayor Meghan Sahli-Wells, as she took to the “well” in the Mike Balkman City Council Chambers on September 8, to swear in...

 
 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    September 11, 2014

Public Invited To Attend Picnic

The Culver City Sister City Committee invites the public to attend its annual quarterly membership meeting and picnic, honoring the students and families who participated in this summer's youth...

 
 News    September 4, 2014

Services Scheduled For Former C.A.O. Dale Jones

Dale Jones, born Harry Dowe Jones, passed away peacefully on August 25, 2014 at the age of 82 at his home in Maricopa, Arizona. Born on September 7, 1931 in Litchfield, Arizona to Charles and Audrey J...

 
 News    September 4, 2014

9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

The City of Culver City will host a remembrance of September 11th, 2001 honoring fallen first responders and the 2,983 men, women and children who lost their lives in the attacks of the World Trade...

 
 News    September 4, 2014

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    September 4, 2014

Press Snafu Last Week

I mix-up at the press last week caused a problem on pages 1 & 16. Both page run were from a previous edition. The stories on the front page did not appear. This week’s front page contains those stories missed last week. The Culver City Observer...

 
 News    September 4, 2014

Pacific Art Guild Meeting Set

The Pacific Art Guild will meet Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at the Community Room, Westchester Senior Center. 7166 W. Manchester Avenue, Westchester. Guests are welcome. The guest demonstrator for September will be Chuck Kovacic, who has a BFA from...

 
 News    September 4, 2014

Culver Historical Society to Have Scavenger Hunt, Car Rally

Where else but in "The Heart of Screenland" can you drive around the city, search for certain locations and learn about Culver City history all at the same time? The Culver City Historical Society...

 
 News    September 4, 2014

Republican Party To Present Guest Speaker

The Republican Party County Central Committee 54th Assembly District Board is hosting the California Republican Assembly (CRA) President, John Briscoe. This is an opportunity to come and learn more...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    September 4, 2014

City Manager's Update

By John Nachbar City Manager Community Development • Westfield Culver City – Plans have been approved for tenant improvements at Gamestop. • Bastion Culver – Work has been completed on a new...

 
 News    September 4, 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...

 

Page Down