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 News    May 19, 2016 

Shake-up at City Hall

Assistant City Manager and City Clerk Martin Cole has reportedly vanished from city hall after being informed by City Manager John Nachbar that he would no longer be assistant city manager but would...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    May 19, 2016 

Expo Line Finally Comes To The Beach

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter The long awaited connection between downtown Los Angeles and the beach will finally be a reality on May 20 when the Metro Expo Line's Phase Two opens, connecting t...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    May 19, 2016 

Local Artists Decorate New Expo Stations

The new stations on Phase 2 of the Metro Expo Line feature, as do all the Expo Line stations, original, site-specific art murals by local artists. Artists were commissioned to create the art works...

 
 News    May 19, 2016 

Hall of Fame For Johnnies Pastrami

For more than 65 years Westside residents have flocked to Johnnies Pastrami and now the Vienna Beef Company has recognized what Culverites already knew and inducted Johnnies into the Vienna Beef Hall of Fame. In the letter from the Chairman of the Bo...

 
 By Sandra Coopersmith    News    May 19, 2016 

Elegance Reigns At Senior Center

"Spread your wings and fly" was the theme for a dazzling afternoon Sunday, May 15 at the Culver City Senior Center when 10lovely ladies strutted their stuff in formal attire, displaying their own...

 
 News    May 19, 2016 

Helen Penagraph of Culver City Graduates from Ohio Christian

Helen Penagraph has graduated from Ohio Christian University with a Master of Arts in Pastoral Care and Counseling. Ohio Christian University, founded in 1948, is one of the fastest growing...

 
 News    May 19, 2016 

Woman's Club Schedules Ice Cream Social

The Culver City Woman's Club is having its Annual Ice Cream Social on Saturday, June 11 from 12:30 pm until 3:30 pm at the Culver-Palms United Methodist Church Social Hall, 4464 Sepulveda Blvd. There will be Ice Cream Sundaes, Banana Splits,...

 
 News    May 12, 2016

Traffic Accident Claims Life on Overland

The man who was killed when his scooter went out of control in Culver City was publicly identified by the coroner's office Sunday. Culver City Police closed Overland Avenue in both directions between...

 
 News    May 12, 2016

"The Audrey Stephens Safe Zone" at OCD

Audrey Stephens, Director of the Office of Child Development (OCD), is retiring at the end of this school year, after 32 years with CCUSD. To mark and remember her incredible influence on the OCD...

 
 News    May 12, 2016

Metro Riders Can Purchase Monthly Parking Permits On-Line

When the Metro Expo Line to Santa Monica opens on May 20 Metro riders will be able to enjoy low cost parking at three stations - Expo/Sepulveda, Expo/Bundy and 17th St/SMC - as part of a new parking...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    May 12, 2016

Culver City Car Show Is A Success

The 13th Annual Culver City Car Show was a rousing success despite two major changes. First, the passing of Car Legend George Barris "The King of Kustomizers" who was a perennial figure at the show...

 
 News    May 12, 2016

Karina Baker of Culver City Wins International Scholarship

Karina Baker won the Gilman International Scholarship for the summer term. This program aims to diversify study abroad participants and awards up to $5,000 for undergraduates. Baker, of Culver City,...

 
 News    May 12, 2016

WLA College Takes Second Place

The Aviation Mechanics team from West Los Angeles College placed second in the School Category in the recent 2016 National Aerospace Maintenance Competition (AMC) in Dallas. This marks the third win...

 
 News    May 12, 2016

WLA College Offers Free Summer Enrichment Program

West Los Angeles College is offering great programs for children and youth this summer including a new Career Discovery Academy that is COMPLETELY FREE. The free Academy is for youth entering grades...

 
 News    May 12, 2016

CCUSD Hosts District-wide Earth Week Recycling Competition

By Shea Cunningham, CCSUD Sustainability Program Coordinator [Photos: (1) CCHS Food Waste Audit Team, (2) Recycled art event] In honor of Earth Day, all 10 of Culver City Unified School District's sch...

 
 News    May 12, 2016

Expo Line Extends to Santa Monica May 20

As part of the celebrations for the opening of the Expo Line to Santa Monica on Friday, May 20, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) will offer free rides on Friday...

 
 By Andy Weissman    News    May 5, 2016

With Civility and Respect Vice Mayor Weissman Bids Farewell

Editors Note: Below is the text of retiring Councilman Andy Weissman. A remarkable speech, he continued his theme and commitment during not only his eight years on the council but throughout his 32...

 
 News    May 5, 2016

Fun Events Planned At Culver Library

The Friends Knitting group started up again on Monday, May 2.It will meet from 2:30 pm to 4 on Monday afternoons as a regularly scheduled activity. All ages and ability levels are welcome. This was conceived as a program for teens and tweens, but we...

 
 News    May 5, 2016

Champagne Brunch at Petrelli's Steakhouse for Mother's Day

Where Everyone is Treated Like Family For Mother’s Day Petrelli’s will be offering a special brunch menu designed for every taste. The three course champagne brunch starts with a choice of appetizers: Caesar Salad, The Wedge salad, Shrimp...

 
 News    May 5, 2016

Celebrate Mothers Day at Culver-Palms

Culver-Palms United Methodist Church invites you to join us for Mother's Day Service, Sunday, May 8 at 10:30 am followed by a reception after the worship at noon. For additional information, please...

 
 News    April 28, 2016

Library to Host Edible Book Festival

The Culver City Julian Dixon Library will be hosting an Edible Book Festival on Saturday, May 14 at 1:30 p.m. You can make a “book” for the contest, or just admire the entries and vote for your favorite. Bring your edible book on Saturday, May...

 
 News    April 28, 2016

Mayor Clarke Begins His Year

Sahli-Wells, Small and Eriksson Are Sworn In By Stephen Hadland Observer Publisher Two new councilmembers, Thomas Small and Goran Eriksson were sworn in along with returning councilmember Mehaul...

 
 News    April 28, 2016

Wyant Is Home After Surgery

Culver City Planning Commissioner Scott Wyant is home after having brain surgery on a tumor that doctors found. Wyant went to the hospital last week after feeling light headed and dizzy. An MRI...

 
 News    April 28, 2016

West Basin Recognizes Local Student Winners

On April 25 the West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) Board of Directors presented awards to 15 grand prize and honorable mention student winners as part of the District’s annual Water is Life Student Art Contest. More than 300 entries...

 
 News    April 28, 2016

Linwood E. Howe Benefits from Sony Volunteers

On April 15 more than 100 Sony Pictures Entertainment volunteers participated in Sony Global Volunteer Day, an annual event in which Sony employees around the world give back to their communities. Thi...

 

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