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 By Carole Bell    Opinion    April 28, 2016

Perfect Love - Just One Small Thing

Men - Listen up! Women do not expect perfection. Just give women a chance... Every woman can relate to this: You meet a man and you just try to get past the things that bother you because he has all t...

 
 By Neil Rubenstein    Opinion    April 28, 2016

Columnist Makes His Election Choices

I can hardly wait the two years until our Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas is term-limited out of office. Perhaps before 2018 comes Mark will try to have the voters pass legislation...

 
 By Carole Bell    Opinion    April 21, 2016 

Poll Dancing in Culver City

When I was a little girl, my mother would take me into the voting booth with her. There'd be three or four people sitting at a table with voter lists. We called them "Cake Ladies". Every election,...

 
 By Neil Rubenstein    Opinion    April 21, 2016 

Bakersfield Business Conference Is Coming Up

Can you believe somebody in an Orange County courthouse tampered with office records? With a little whiteout and an eraser, cases were bargained down by lawyers who never represented the “guilty.”...

 
 By Neil Rubenstein    Opinion    April 14, 2016

How About Judge Harold Cherness Square In Culver City?

Where are you going to be on Friday, April 29 at 7 p.m.? If you love jazz like Theodorsia and I do and enjoy listening to international saxophonist Ner De Leon and special guest artist Donna Cunningha...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 14, 2016

Mr. Rubenstein,

I enjoy your articles, especially, about the pension disaster upcoming, but do have a disagreement with you. You cannot complain about the Korean garment business moving to Texas and yet endorse the...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 14, 2016

Concerned About Fox Hills Developments

Dear City Council: I was very distressed at hearing that the strip mall in Fox Hills is in escrow. It seems that there are a few options being considered for this coveted parcel of land. I am hoping...

 
 Opinion    April 4, 2016

Vote April 12 for Integrity and Open Government

It is five days away from Election Day in Culver City that will end one of the low points in Culver City election history. Name calling, fake letters to the editor, and secret websites are pouring misinformation to the electorate. The Culver City...

 
 By Carole Bell    Opinion    April 4, 2016

What Would You Ask Mozart's Mother?

If you could talk to Mozart's mother, what would you ask? I found myself sitting next to the mother of a young soloist at a concert Saturday night by the Culver City Symphony Orchestra. I hadn't...

 
 By Neil Rubenstein    Opinion    April 4, 2016

Culver's Meghan: The LA Woman

As we approach Election Day, April 12th, we have reviewed our choices for the three city council positions up for grabs. Theodorsia and I, like many of our friends and neighbors, plan to vote for...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 4, 2016

Dear Editor,

We live in a great city. We have high-achieving schools, robust enterprise, and active citizens who love our town and strive to improve it. And we’re fortunate to have seven hard-working, dedicated...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 4, 2016

Dear Editor,

Thomas Small is highly responsive to our residents. He's a lovely man, a true collaborator. And he's brilliant. I've only known Thomas for a year or so, but I've made a special study of him. Why do I...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 4, 2016

Dear Editor,

Scott Wyant’s concern for Culver City and intelligent ideas about how to approach its issues did not begin with the recent City Council elections. He’s been a concerned and active resident for...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 4, 2016

Dear Editor,

While the decision to run for City Council is an individual one Goran Eriksson made it very thoughtfully. It’s obvious, when looking at his long, ever growing list of supporters, that he has been...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 4, 2016

A Thank You From the Family of Judge Cherness

On behalf of myself and my entire family, I want to thank the Culver City Observer and Feature Writer Sandra Coopersmith for her wonderful article about my Dad: "Judge Harold ("Hal")I. Cherness From...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 4, 2016

Dear Editor,

Did you too get a large, glossy mailer from BizFedPAC? The term BizFedPAC alarmed me. PACs promote their own special interests. I googled BizFed and up popped their mission: BizFed - Strengthening...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    April 4, 2016

Dear Editor,

On April 12, with complete confidence and high hopes, I will be casting one of my three Culver City City Council votes for Thomas Small. My confidence stems from my long-standing and deep friendship...

 
 Opinion    April 4, 2016

Dear editor

Dear editor, Here are questions, concerns for City Council candidates. In The Observer’s Jan. 21-27 edition the seven candidates for City Council seats were pictured. On Page 3 columnist Neil Rubenstein endorses Meghan, Marcus. My husband and I...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    March 31, 2016

An Enthusiastic Support of Meghan

From my perspective, Meghan Sahli-Wells has been an outstanding city council member and should be re-elected on April 12. A good leader, listener, and learner, Meghan is well-positioned to help...

 
 By Neil Rubenstein    Opinion    March 24, 2016

A New Weapon In The Fight Against Cancer

A 2014 study in the Journal of Rheumatology found that among more than 14,500 adults those whose ring fingers were longer than their index fingers were at increased risk for severe knee osteoarthritis...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    March 24, 2016

Letter to the Editor,

Before we endorse a candidate we invite the candidate to meet with us to discuss what we believe are the major concerns facing our City. In addition we rely on forums to weigh the candidate’s...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    March 24, 2016

Dear Editor:

At 1:30 am on Tuesday morning, while you were probably sleeping, the City Council (Meghan Sahli-Wells dissenting) changed the residential parking law that it enacted in November 2013. Under the old...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    March 24, 2016

Dear Editor:

I first met Marcus Tiggs at the Forum in Tellefson Park giving all the candidates for City Council a chance to air their views. I was impressed by his intelligence, his record of service to Culver...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    March 24, 2016

Dear Editor,

I am supporting Göran Eriksson for City Council. While I appreciate his positions on issues that are important to Culver City, such as environmental issues, business attraction and retention, public...

 
 By Letters    Opinion    March 24, 2016

Dear editor

As a Culver City resident long active in the environmental, cultural and other arenas I enthusiastically endorse Thomas Aujero Small for City Council. To focus on the environment, I am particularly...

 

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