Category Archives: General

Highlands Fire Started West of Calle De Palermo

Quick Reaction from L.A. Fire Department A brush fire was reported around 2:16 p.m. on the western-most region of the Highlands. According to the Los Angeles Fire Department, the preliminary report was “One and half acres of brush burning uphill … Continue reading

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Delays Entering LAX Will Continue

As Construction Is Set for Four Years Anyone driving to the Los Angeles Airport this summer has most likely encountered huge delays in either dropping passengers off or picking them up. When traffic is heaviest it can take 45 minutes to … Continue reading

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VIEWPOINT: Trash and Rats

And Other Pacific Palisades Adventures At one time, Pacific Palisades was a community where residents and business owners worked together for the benefit of all. About 17 years ago, when trash started overflowing in the main business district (Swarthmore and … Continue reading

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Can’t Get Your “Stupid” Cell Phone to Work?

And Other Technology Questions Answered The Palisades Alliance for Seniors will address “Get Comfortable with Your Android/Smartphone/Tablet” at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, August 12, in the Palisades Library community room. The speaker will be Palisades High School junior Kainoa Kanter. … Continue reading

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First Arnie Wishnick Community Choice Movie

Draws about 450 People to the Recreation Center The 16th year of Movies in the Park opened on Saturday with “Back to the Future.” More than 450 people came out for the free hot dogs, the free movie and a chance … Continue reading

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LAPD Crime Report for End of July and

Beginning of August in Pacific Palisades Under the burglary category below, it is noted that there was a burglary on Bollinger (and there is a video of the men trying to break in). The video was sent to Pacific Palisades Senior … Continue reading

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Food Waste Might Provide an Opportunity

For a Community Garden and Local Compost You’ve done your bit to stop global warming by driving an electric car, using a steel straw and throwing your empty plastic water bottles into the blue bin. Not so fast. The U.S. … Continue reading

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An AYSO Alert–and Some Advice for Parents:

Building an Athlete Means Putting the Child First As parents wonder how they can help their children achieve enjoyment and success in sports, researchers have narrowed the process down to the following tips: * The single greatest effect on performance is … Continue reading

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Treasures from the Villa dei Papiri Emerge from the Ash

And Are Featured in a New Exhibit at the Getty Villa By LIBBY MOTIKA Special to Circling The News Photos courtesy Getty Villa A masterful curatorial accomplishment has been realized at the Getty Villa. A large collection of discoveries unearthed … Continue reading

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Public Tennis Courts 7 and 8 at the Recreation Center

Went Down in February, Still Need to be Repaired In February, a large sinkhole opened in the Frontera parking lot by the tennis courts below the Field of Dreams at the Palisades Recreation Center. Even though the sinkhole was repaired months … Continue reading

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