Category Archives: General

Marilyn Crawford, Long-time Chamber of Commerce 

Administrative Assistant, Resigned July 1 The weeks before the Fourth of July in Pacific Palisades is one of the busiest times for the Chamber of Commerce, as it has traditionally been the source of information for the town’s morning-to-night celebration. For … Continue reading

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One Recreation Center Tree Is Pruned, 

  Another Is Removed Because of a Fungus/Decay A Circling the News reader sent a photo of a poster attached to one of the towering eucalyptus trees by the picnic area at the Palisades Recreation Center. She wrote: “I noticed a … Continue reading

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Allied Artists Will Hold Its Third Annual

Art Show on the Village Green July 21 Allied Artists of the Santa Monica Mountains and Seashore will support the Palisades Village Green and local and national conservation organizations with an art exhibit and sale from 10 a.m. to 4 … Continue reading

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Palisades Pitstop Offers a Valuable Service

For Trash Bins with Maggots, Flies and Dog Poop The Palisades Pitstop truck was an eye catcher in the Fourth of July parade. Announcers explained, “They’ll come to your house on Tuesdays, clean, sanitize and deodorize your trash bins so you … Continue reading

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Rotary Club Awards $5,000 in Scholarships

To PaliHi Seniors and to Top Revere Students The Pacific Palisades Rotary Club donated about $5,000 in scholarships to Palisades High students this month. Most of the recipients attended a Thursday morning breakfast meeting held at Aldersgate Lodge to receive … Continue reading

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Swarthmore Street Closure Examined by Street Services

Permit Was Valid, But Warning Was Lacking On June 22, Circling the News received a photo showing that Swarthmore Avenue (north of Sunset) had been closed starting around 10:30 a.m. In short order CTN received a second photo, two emails … Continue reading

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Free LED Light Bulbs from LADWP

  Cost $7.9 Million: There Are Numerous Environmental Benefits A Circling the News reader wanted to know the cost of the two LED lightbulbs that we all received in a reusable bag from the Los Angeles Department of Water and … Continue reading

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Purses Stolen from Elyse Walker

Security Guard Is Pepper Sprayed Three men fled in a white Volkswagen Jetta with an estimated $8,000 work of purses after pepper-spraying the security guard. The incident happened in the 15300 block of Antioch around 1:50 p.m. this afternoon. The … Continue reading

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Late-Minute Aerial Tribute to WWII Will Start

The Fourth of July Parade at 2 p.m. Tomorrow Due to unforeseen circumstances with the aircraft, the skydivers will not start the Fourth of July parade this year – but they vow to return next year. Fortunately, parade spectators won’t … Continue reading

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Councilman Mike Bonin Addresses Various Concerns

At Pacific Palisades Community Council Meeting The Pacific Palisades Community Council met on June 27 in the Palisades Library community room. Before Councilman Mike Bonin spoke, there were two important announcements. 1) Howard Robinson, chair of the PPCC Land Use … Continue reading

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