Category Archives: General

Memorial Day Poem by Lawrence Waddington

  Friends Forever  By Santa Monica Canyon Poet Laureate: LAWRENCE WADDINGTON In a village church on a casket closed and sealed A dog lay with paws splayed over the sides His head drooped down in quiet sadness Watery eyes looked … Continue reading

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Get Ready to Run!!! High Schools Can Compete

Will Rogers 5/10K Race Registration Is Open HIGH SCHOOL CHALLENGE New this year at the 42nd Annual Will Rogers 5/10K Run is a high school challenge. The top-three runners’ times from a high school will be tabulated, just like at … Continue reading

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Lilese Skincare, After 36 Years on Via de la Paz,

Moves Up One Block to 910 Via Medical Building Lilese Skincare, a fixture at 861 Via de la Paz for 36 years, has relocated a block away in the medical building across from Gelson’s. Owner Liliana Blake told Circling the … Continue reading

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All Donations, Big or Small, Sought by PAPA

American Legion Post 283 Donates $40,000 At the parade/concert/fireworks planning meeting on May 13, Kevin Niles, representing Ronald Reagan American Legion Post 283, presented a check for $40,000 to Matt Rodman, president of the Palisades Americanism Parade Association. “Our neighbors … Continue reading

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Civic League to Review Five Residential 

Construction Plans at May 28 Meeting         The Pacific Palisades Civic League will meet on Tuesday, May 28, at 7:30 p.m. in Tauxe Hall at the Community United Methodist Church, 801 Via de la Paz. The public is invited. (Note: … Continue reading

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Councilman Bonin Sends Good News:

Streets with D and F Grades Will Be Repaired At the Santa Monica Canyon Civic Association annual meeting on May 14, Councilman Mike Bonin said there’s money in the upcoming city budget to begin repairing streets. “The City gave up … Continue reading

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Accident on Sunset between Brooktree

And Chautauqua Sends Six to Hospital A head-on collision on Sunset Boulevard, east of Chautauqua, resulted in six people being transferred to the hospital around 11 p.m. on Saturday, May 18. According to paramedics, none of the injuries were critical. … Continue reading

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Palisades High Spring Sports: Volleyball, Swimming, Softball

(Editor’s note: High School spring sports include volleyball, swimming, softball, lacrosse, track, baseball and golf. The plan is to do a year-end result for each sport. Today, volleyball, swimming and softball are featured. If your youth/teen plays a sport and … Continue reading

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PASSINGS:

  Emilie (Milie) Stern, 87, Longtime Palisades Resident Holocaust survivor Milie Stern was born on June 27, 1932 and died at UCLA Santa Monica Hospital on May 15 from brain cancer. Milie immigrated from Europe to California in 1955. She … Continue reading

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Public Elementary Schools in the Palisades

Will Benefit When People Eat at The Draycott Marissa Hermer, co-owner of The Draycott restaurant, wrote Circling the News, “I know you are all with me in that we can shape the future through our children and hopefully we are educating … Continue reading

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