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Building a Fourth of July Float Is Easy

And Fun for Kids and Neighbors By LOU KAMER Last Fourth of July, there was a grown guy driving a huge, thirty-five foot, smoke-billowing, music-blaring truck down Sunset, zigzagging through all lanes and screaming out the window at people on … Continue reading

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“Eat, Drink and Be Ninety” on June 1

Woman’s Club Hosts Party for Town’s Nonagenarians If you have just turned 90, congratulations! You are now eligible for one of the most popular and enjoyable annual events in Pacific Palisades. Every year the Pacific Palisades Woman’s Club honors residents … Continue reading

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A Four-Year College Degree Is a Waste

Of Time and Money — for Some People By PERRY AKINS Special to Circling the News A four-year college degree is certainly the right choice for most high school graduates. However, so is a one- or two-year certificate program in the … Continue reading

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Saturday Traffic Alert on PCH

Torch Relay Run Will Handoff at Temescal The annual Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Memorial Torch Relay Run will take place Saturday, May 18. Representatives from the Malibu/Lost Hills Station will take the handoff from West Hollywood at Temescal Canyon … Continue reading

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Dementia Friends Program Will Be the Topic

At Next Monday’s Senior Alliance Gathering Dick Williams, representing the Alzheimer’s Greater Los Angeles Speakers Bureau, will talk about the Dementia Friends program at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, May 20, at the Palisades Library community room. Sponsored by the Palisades … Continue reading

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Palisades Elementary Educational Funds

Targeted for Palisades Improvement District In the upcoming municipal election, the ballot has just one up-or-down vote. In order to end the teachers strike in January, Mayor Eric Garcetti, LAUSD officials and teacher union leaders all agreed that the Los … Continue reading

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Paul Revere to Hold “Ready, Set, Revere”

  Orientation This Coming Saturday, May 18 If your child is ready to matriculate to middle school, the award-winning Paul Revere Middle School will host “Ready, Set, Revere” this Saturday, May 18. Parents and incoming students will get a jump … Continue reading

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YMCA/Optimist Track Meet for Youth

Adds an Event for Parents This Sunday The 47th Annual Optimist/YMCA Track Meet is now open for registration. This year there is a twist: Everyone is running because there is a 50- and 100-meter dash for moms and dads – … Continue reading

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Caruso’s Palisades Village Allowed Uber to

Install Advertising Banners on Swarthmore Uber banners were attached to the street light poles along Swarthmore Avenue in Palisades Village in March. Now they are coming down. A May 13 email from Street Services Assistant Director Megan Hackney said, “We … Continue reading

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Magical, Mystical or Just Fun

Madame Pamita Reads the Tarot Cards If you take a 10-year-old child to a Salem, Massachusetts souvenir shop and tell them they can select one item, they might choose jewelry, a book or even a stuffed animal. Not Pamela Moore, … Continue reading

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