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 News    July 24, 2014 

Party in the Park Returns

Fiesta La Ballona, Culver City's "Party In The Park" returns on August 22-24 at Veterans Park in Culver City. Last year, Fiesta attracted more than 25,000 visitors over the course of the weekend....

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    July 24, 2014 

Hiking Culver City Woman Rescued

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter A Culver City woman, who was hiking in Mount San Jacinto State Park on Saturday and met with an injury, was rescued by the collaborative efforts of the California...

 
 News    July 24, 2014 

VJCC Presents Scholarships to Culver High Grads

The Venice Japanese Community Center presented scholarship winner at the 2014 Nisei Week Court during the annual VJCC Summer Festival on June 21. VJCC President Hiro Harada presented $600 scholarships to four outstanding high school graduates...

 
 News    July 24, 2014 

Assemblyman Will Hold Public Hearing on Law Enforcement and Mentally Ill Supects

Assembly Member Sebastian Ridley-Thomas (D-Culver City) will seek public testimony from health, mental health and law enforcement experts to examine protocols and procedures for law enforcement...

 
 News    July 24, 2014 

Culver City Rotary Launches "5th Wednesday" Evening

The public is invited to join the fun on July 30 from 6:30-8:30pm to experience Master Mentalist Carl Christman from Hollywood's famous Magic Castle. This is not a TV show. Carl Christman will...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    July 24, 2014 

City Manager's Bi-Weekly Update

B City Manager City Clerk’s Office • Baldwin Hills Conservancy Board of Directors Position Announcement - The City Clerk’s Office announces the application period for the City Council’s three...

 
 By Sandra Coopersmith    News    July 24, 2014 

Learning from Dog's Playbook of Life

"Try this: Run barefoot through a field. When dogs run, their paws paint the earth with grace." That's just one of the suggestions in "Life's a Bark," the delightful new book by award-winning author...

 
 News    July 24, 2014 

Culver City Rotary Launches "5th Wednesday" Evening

The public is invited to join the fun on July 30 from 6:30-8:30pm to experience Master Mentalist Carl Christman from Hollywood's famous Magic Castle. This is not a TV show. Carl Christman will...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    July 24, 2014 

Blind Passengers Still Ride Free

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter After considering whether to have blind passengers pay a fare equivalent to disabled fare on Culver City busses, the City Council on July 14 decided to retain...

 
 News    July 24, 2014 

CarFit for Drivers 55+

The Culver City Senior and Social Services Division will host a CarFit event on Saturday, July 26th from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Culver City Senior Center. CarFit is an educational program...

 
 By Beth Lindley    News    July 24, 2014 

City Fleet 1# in Nation

By Beth Lindley Special to the Observer The Culver City Transportation Department is riding high after being named an Elite Fleet by Government Fleet magazine. The award was announced in late June, an...

 
 News    July 17, 2014

Stolen Bikes Recovered

On Saturday July 12 Culver City Police Officers arrested Robby Lee McKnight, 53, a Santa Monica resident, on suspicion of bicycle thefts in the Fox Hills residential area. As a result of the arrest,...

 
 News    July 17, 2014

Statewide Hearings on Updated Fracking Regulations

The California Department of Conservation's Division of Oil, Gas and Geothermal Resources (DOGGR) has announced dates for hearing for the purpose of receiving public comments on the Revised Proposed...

 
 News    July 17, 2014

Fiesta La Ballona Sponsorships Grow

According to Marcus G.Tiggs, Fiesta La Ballona (FLB) Sponsorship Chair, “it’s not too late to become part of the FLB as a sponsor.” The FLB is a long standing end of summer tradition in Culver City August 22-24, 2014 at Veteran’s Park. With...

 
 News    July 17, 2014

Gilbert receives Chancellor's Award

April Gilbert, of Culver City received the Chancellor's Award for the 2014 spring semester at University of Wisconsin-Stout. Gilbert is majoring in sustainable management. The award is presented to...

 
 News    July 17, 2014

Shred Day

Gates, Kingsley & Gates Smith Salsbury Funeral Directors will be hosting an annual Shred Day on July 19 from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The Funeral home will provide free shredding for up to four boxes per person of important, personal documents in the...

 
 News    July 17, 2014

Meeting in a Minute

Here are some highlights from the City Council meeting of July 14, 2014. At this meeting, the City Council: • Presented a proclamation in honor of July as "Parks Make Life Better!" month. • Adopted an ordinance repealing and replacing Subchapter...

 
 By John Nachbar    News    July 17, 2014

City Manager's Bi-Weekly Update

• Culver City’s Boulevard Music Summer Festival - The first of six free concerts will take place next Thursday, July 10th at 7:00 pm in the City Hall Courtyard. Andre Thierry and Zydeco Magic...

 
 News    July 17, 2014

Sister City Hosts Welcome Picnic

The public is invited to attend a welcome picnic for exchange students from Iksan City, Culver City's Korean Sister City. The picnic is Free, and it will be held on Saturday, July 19 from noon until...

 
 By Sandra Coopersmith    News    July 17, 2014

Stepping Up to Relay For Life

Brush off your sneakers and get ready for a day of fun, purpose and inspiration – the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life is coming to Culver City. West Los Angeles College is the site of this...

 
 News    July 17, 2014

West Basin Leaves Seat Vacant

After several votes the four members of the West Basin Board of Directors were unable to agree on a replacement for the board seat held by Ed Little who resigned in May. After several votes the board...

 
 News    July 10, 2014

Learn How Dogs Teach Humans

Adopt & Shop, at the corner of Sepulveda and Culver, will host a book signing on Sat., July 12 at 1 p.m. Award-winning author Larry Kay will present his new book, Life's A Bark, describing ways...

 
 News    July 10, 2014

Flasher Arrested

On Thursday July 3 members of the Detective Bureau took Brian Ashton Smith, 24 into custody on suspicion of multiple incidents of indecent exposure in the area of the scenic overlook on Jefferson...

 
 News    July 10, 2014

Walk 'N Rollers Hosts Free Summer Bike Tours

Walk 'n Rollers presents Walk-Bike Ballona, a series of free, family-friendly activities this summer to highlight the recreational and ecological value of Ballona Creek. Activities include Fun Rides,...

 
 By Lynne Bronstein    News    July 10, 2014

Expo Parking Gone?

Culver City has announced the anticipated sale of city-owned and Successor Agency-owned real property at the Culver City Expo Line station to Lowe Enterprises. The properties, which bear addresses on...

 

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