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 By Lynne Bronstein    News    June 25, 2015 

The Battle Rages On

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter A standing-room-only congregation of community members gathered in a meeting room at Veteran's Auditorium on June 14 to discuss "mansionization" in Culver City...

 
 News    June 25, 2015 

Electrical wires down in the area of Wagner St. and Huron Ave.

Blown transformer has caused wires down on Wagner St. between Huron Ave. and Elenda Street in the Veteran's Park area of Culver City. The Culver City Fire Department is on scene and Edison has been...

 
 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....

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    June 25, 2015 

A Victory For Culver's Kids

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Community members who wanted to see improvements to the playground at Sid Kronenthal Park got their wish at the June 22 City Council meeting. The council approved...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    June 25, 2015 

City Manager's Update

By John Nachbar City Manager City Manager’s Office • Culver City Welcomes Iksan City Mayor – A delegation from Culver City's Sister City of Iksan City, Republic of Korea, including Mayor Park...

 
 News    June 25, 2015 

Garden Club Plant Sale Coming Up

The Culver City Garden Club, a non-profit organization founded in 1953, will hold its 62nd Annual Show & Plant Sale on Saturday, June 27. The hours will be 11 am to 4 pm, and Sunday, June 28 from 10 am to 4 pm in the Culver City Teen Center, 4153...

 
 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,...

 
 News    June 25, 2015 

Recommend a Deserving Friend

Do you know an individual, business, or organization in Culver City that deserves recognition for their services to people with disabilities? Culver City Council and the Culver City Disability Advisory Committee, through the Parks, Recreation &...

 
 News    June 25, 2015 

Graduation List-2015 Culver City High School

Suha Abduselam Alma Abonce Vargas Angeli Jean Abrantes Andrea Acevedo-Ojeda Delaney Adams Irene Aguilar Max Akita Havana Aladro Athena Alderman Michael Alexander, Jr. Khalid Ali Arya Alijani Ryan...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    June 11, 2015

Carol Layana: A Remarkable Life

By Stephen Hadland Observer Publisher Carol Layana passed away this week at the age of 80. When Albert Vera Jr. texted the message to me I wept for over an hour. Carol would not have been pleased....

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    June 11, 2015

A Vote For Mansionization

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Despite the growing rallying cry around Los Angeles against "mansionization"-the building of larger single-family homes in residential neighborhoods-the City Counc...

 
 News    June 11, 2015

Fiesta To The Rescue

While the 2015 Fiesta LaBallona Committee has moved into high gear planning the Fiesta for this year, Vice Chair Marcus Tiggs agendized an item for next month's meeting to hopefully provide money for...

 
 News    June 11, 2015

London Is Calling At West LA

Students who take English 101 at West Los Angeles College this summer will t by be in London learning from Dr. be in London, learning from Katherine Boutry, one of WLAC's most dynamic professors who...

 
 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    June 11, 2015

Aileen Connolly Makes Dean's List At Ohio Wesleyan

Aileen Connolly of Culver City has been named to the 2015 spring semester Dean's List at Ohio Wesleyan University. To qualify for Dean's List recognition, Ohio Wesleyan students must achieve a grade...

 
 News    June 11, 2015

Culver City Students Inducted Into Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society

The following people recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Danielle Caldwell,...

 
 News    June 11, 2015

Supervisor Applauds Passage of Trafficking Law

Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, whose district includes Culver City, applauded the passage of the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act (S. 178), which was recently signed into law by President...

 
 News    June 11, 2015

Culver's Dana Williams Graduates from USD

Dana Williams of Culver City graduated from the University of San Diego on May 24 after earning a bachelor's degree in Business Administration. Williams completed the requirements for graduation in...

 
 News    June 11, 2015

Free Summer Lunch Program At La Ballona School

A free summer lunch program begins Monday, June 15 and runs through Friday, July 31 at La Ballona Elementary School, 10915 Washington Blvd. Lunch will be served from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm and is free...

 
 News    June 11, 2015

Culver Students Awarded Scholarships

LULAC – Darrell D. Marks Scholarship.............................Christopher Rene Valdez and Simon Valenzuela Sydney Goldfarb High School Award..............................................Kennedi...

 
 News    June 11, 2015

Supervisor Applauds Passage of Trafficking Law

Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, whose district includes Culver City, applauded the passage of the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act (S. 178), which was recently signed into law by President Barack Obama. The bill includes provisions to...

 
 News    June 11, 2015

Celebrate Juneteenth 2015 With Mayme Clayton Library And Museum

Celebrate Juneteenth 2015 With Mayme Clayton Library And Museum Join MCLM's Volunteers for a Juneteenth Celebration of the 150th Anniversary of Emancipation with a special display of African American "Quilt Exhibit," presented in association with...

 
 News    June 11, 2015

Fiesta La Ballona Attracts Local Business Sponsors

As summer approaches, the Fiesta La Ballona Committee is continuing with the Culver City tradition of putting on one of the best end of summer FLB Party in the Park (August 28-30). According to Marcus G. Tiggs, the Sponsorship Subcommittee Chair,...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    June 11, 2015

City Manager's Update

By John Nachbar City Manager Community Development • Symantec – Plans have been submitted to the Building Safety Division for a 1,125 square foot tenant improvement to demolish a non-load bearing...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    June 11, 2015

WRONG PLAYGROUND EQUIPMENT?

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter Neighborhood discontent about the playground facilities at Syd Kronenthal Park led to a meeting on June 2 for area residents to discuss the matter with members of...

 

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