Category Archives: Arts

Palisades Art Association to Meet on Sunday

The Pacific Palisades Art Association will have a meeting at 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 21 with artist Teresa Raschilla, who will discuss pencil drawing. Raschillla wrote to Association President Annette Alexakis, “After years of drawing in pencil, I took … Continue reading

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Palisades High School VAPA Showcase, March 18

  Palisades resident, professional photographer and Palisades High School photography teacher Rick Steil invites all residents to attend the virtual Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) showcase that will be held tomorrow night, March 18, at 6:30 p.m. Showcase 2021

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Alan Eisenstock’s Playlist: Fools on the Hill

Editor’s note: When Palisadian Alan Eisenstock is not researching and writing one of his nonfiction books (18 thus far!), he pursues what he calls “a crazy labor of love side project” that he started a year ago: sending a weekly … Continue reading

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Alan Eisenstock’s Playlist: Vision Issues?

Editor’s note: When Palisadian Alan Eisenstock is not researching and writing one of his nonfiction books (18 thus far!), he pursues what he calls “a crazy labor of love side project” that he started a year ago: sending a weekly … Continue reading

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Palisadian Morris Rosman Recounts the Life of a Remarkable Woman: Ella Fitzgerald

  Pacific Palisades resident Fran Morris Rosman, executive director of the Ella Fitzgerald Charitable Foundation, spoke to the Rotary Club on Tuesday about the “First Lady of Song,” who earned 13 Grammy Awards and sold more than 40 million records. … Continue reading

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Ferlinghetti Poem and Hummingbird Cake

One reader wrote: I sent the poem from Circling the News [Lawrence Ferlinghetti – Pity the nation whose people are sheep”] to two friends I thought would like it.   One researched it and discovered that when Ferlinghetti wrote he … Continue reading

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Alan Eisenstock’s Playlist: “Getaway” with Cruz

Editor’s note: When Palisadian Alan Eisenstock is not researching and writing one of his nonfiction books (18 thus far!), he pursues what he calls “a crazy labor of love side project” that he started last March: sending a weekly Covid-themed … Continue reading

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Alan Eisenstock’s Playlist: ‘Show Me the Money’

Editor’s note: When Palisadian Alan Eisenstock is not researching and writing one of his nonfiction books (18 thus far!), he pursues what he calls “a crazy labor of love side project” that he started a year ago in mid-March: sending … Continue reading

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Katie O’Neill Shares Paintings with Rotary

“Pacific Palisades has to be one of the most beautiful places to live,” artist Katie O’Neill told Rotary Club members during a Zoom meeting on February 9. She noted how the Pacific Ocean frames one side of the town, while … Continue reading

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Alan Eisenstock’s Playlist: Trying to Get the Vaccine

Editor’s note: When Palisadian Alan Eisenstock is not researching and writing one of his nonfiction books (18 thus far!), he pursues what he calls “a crazy labor of love side project” that he started in mid-March: sending a weekly Covid-themed … Continue reading

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