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 By Devlyn Hackett    News    July 20, 2017

Kid Scoop Reviews Food And Wine Festival

Kid Scoop Media attended the Culver City Food & Wine Festival at the Courtyard Marriott. This was one of the many events marking the Culver City Centennial. There was definitely a celebratory atmosphere with live music playing and lots of food and...

 

Services For Madeline Ehrlich Scheduled

All are welcome at a Celebration of Life. Last Friday, July 21, surrounded by family in her home in Culver City Madeline Ehrlich lost her two -month fight with lymphoma and leukemia. She was born in...

 

A ROCKIN' RELAY!

"A joyful experience awaits you." That was the message in the fortune cookie accompanying the order I picked up in April from a nearby Chinese restaurant, and I remember thinking, "How appropriate!"...

 

Culver Resident & Legendary Track Coach Jim Bush Dies

Legendary UCLA track & field coach Jim Bush passed away on Monday, July 10 at his home in Culver City. He was 90. Bush, who coached at UCLA for 20 years (1965-84), elevated the Bruin program to one of the most outstanding in the United States,...

 

Culver National Bank Chief John Newhouse Dies

John Newhouse, former President of Culver National Bank in Culver City died on Sunday after suffering a stroke two weeks ago. Newhouse and his father George Newhouse built Culver National Bank into a powerhouse for local businesses. They could help...

 

Rancher Rick Loses Battle With Cancer

Rancher Rick Hodges has died after a long battle with cancer. Rick and his wife Margie co-owned Tub's Chilli, a popular spot on Overland Avenue. Tubs and Rancher Rick were featured on Diners,...

 

Eagle Scout Honors Friend with Backpacks for Kids

Thomas Wilcox, a sophomore at Culver City High , just completed his Eagle Project. His project, Joseph Tachiki's Backpacks for Kids, provided 80 backpacks filled with school supplies for homeless...

 

Deary of Culver City Graduates from Wesleyan University On May 28

Griffin Deary of Culver City graduated from Wesleyan University with a BA degree in Computer Science and English. Wesleyan University is a private, non-sectarian liberal arts university in Middletown, Conn. Founded in 1831, Wesleyan offers its 3,000...

 

WALK FOR YOUR LIFE!

Remember that classic Jack Benny routine where a thief accosts him and says, “Your money or your life”? Benny pauses for a long while and finally responds, “I’m thinking, I’m thinking. ....

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    May 18, 2017

Culver Planning Commissioner Scott Wyant Succumbs

Culver City Planning Commissioner Scott Wyant died Thursday morning at home after a yearlong battle with cancer. He was 65. Wyant was an unsuccessful candidate for city council last year and had annou...

 

Be Part of the Culver City Centennial Time Capsule

To celebrate Culver City’s 100th birthday, we are putting together a Centennial Time Capsule! On completion, the Time Capsule will create a snapshot of who we are and what we value in Culver City in 2017 so future generations may look back and...

 

Culver Commissioner Scott Wyant Dies

The Culver City Observer has learned that Culver City Planning Commissioner Scott Wyant died Thursday morning after a long battle with cancer. Wyant was an unsuccessful candidate for city council...

 

Culver City High Names Reggie Morris, Jr. Head Basketball Coach

After an extensive interviewing process among a pool of national caliber candidates Culver City High is pleased to announce the hiring of Reggie Morris, Jr. as its new Head Boys Basketball Coach....

 
 By David W. Myers    News    April 27, 2017

Another Eagle Lands in Carlson Park

One more Culver City Eagle Scout flew into a crowded Carlson Park nest on Sunday, when 18-year-old Culver High senior Matthew C. Rummelsburg officially joined his father and his older brother to...

 
 By Stephen Hadland    News    March 30, 2017

CARNAGE EVERYWHERE

It was a beautiful evening in Nice, France, last July 14 with 30,000 peoplewatching the fireworks celebrating Bastille Day, the French national holiday. Suddenly and without warning, a terrorist...

 

Broken Water Main Closed Slauson

At Slauson and Buckingham traffic was closed in all directions for five hours last Fridaydue to a construction crew hitting an uncharted water main spilling water on Slauson. The break caused several parts of Slauson to buckle and CCPD quickly...

 

$100 Traffic Ticket Could Become $815 in California

Has it been a year already that some hacker stole personnel details of 30,000 employees at the Department of Homeland Security and the FBI? Someone was asleep at the switch. It was in 1908, a year after my dad was born, that the New York City’s Boa...

 

EARLY VOTING AGAIN at WLAC

West Los Angeles College will be one of several sites where Los Angeles County voters can cast their March Election ballots early. The polls will be open from 8am to 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday, March 4 and 5 in the Fine Arts Building, Room 103....

 

Runners and Walkers Occupy City Streets In Screenland 5K

Portions of Culver and Washington Blvds., leading from downtown Culver City, will be reserved for 3,000 guests in the once-in-a-century Screenland 5K on Academy Awards Sunday morning, as runners and walkers follow the yellow brick road, experience...

 

LA County Asks Residents and Businesses To Report Storm Related Damages

A large storm system swept through Los Angeles County beginning on February 17, causing damage to homes, properties and businesses. The County requests for residents and business owners impacted by the storm to take action by reporting damages to...

 

Local Girl Scouts Bring Pets to Senior Center

Melanie Marx and Hermela Amanuel, Girl Scouts from Troop 1615 are partnering with Michelson Found Animals Adopt & Shop to bring cats and dogs to the Culver City Senior Center on President's Day....

 

Former Culver City Mayor Boulgarides Dies

The Culver City Observer has learned that former Mayor and Councilman Dr. James Boulgarides has died. The Observer will have more information including planned services and Dr. Boulgarides contribution to Culver City in next weeks newspaper and...

 

Culver City Resident Takes First Place

Culver City resident Renée De Palma and USC student Ilana Urman took first place in Newcomer American Smooth Fox Trot at the Claremont Showdown 2016 dancing for the USC Ballroom and Latin Dance Team. But this win for De Palma meant more than just...

 

Herman Eisen Celebrates 100th Birthday

Herman Eisen, who turned 100 this month, celebrated with his favorite dessert, lemon meringue pie, during a Nov. 9 meeting at the Culver City Senior Center. When asked his secret, he responded,...

 

Services For Tracy Blom

Tracy S. Blom Culver City, CA In Loving memory of my dad Tracy Blom 12/08/1963-11/14/2017 He will be in Our Hearts Forever & Always! Tracy is survived by his dad, Ray; only daughter, Kambrie;...

 

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