Category Archives: Holidays

Heavy Voting in Pacific Palisades for the June Primary

Although L.A. County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk said only 14.45 % of registered voters cast ballots in the June 7 primary overall, poll workers at Pacific Palisades told Circling the News that they were busy. At the Palisades Recreation Center, voters were … Continue reading

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Danielle Ariola Heads Kids Fun Run

Danielle Ariola, a broker associate/realtor with Compass, is in charge of the Kids Fun Run this year. “It’s been three years, since I took it over, however because of the pandemic, this is my first official year in charge,” said … Continue reading

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Build a Float for Fourth of July Parade: Win $1000

By entering the Fourth of July parade, local service organizations/schools/nonprofits are eligible to win $1,000 – sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary.  To win, entrants must register with Pageantry Productions at PALISADES4th.COM by June 10 and then build a float … Continue reading

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If I Die Before I Wake

(Editor’s note: The story, which has been copyrighted by its author G.H. Cline and edited by Christophe Adajar and Ed Salven,  has been shared with residents.) BY G.H. CLINE This is dedicated to the soldiers who died on May 4, … Continue reading

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$1,000 Prize for Best 4th of July Parade Entry

This year, to add a little zing into the parade, PAPA in conjunction with American Legion Auxiliary POST 283 are announcing a $1,000 prize for the best local parade entry. Auxiliary treasurer Nancy Niles said, “The 4th of July Parade … Continue reading

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“Outside the Box” Mother’s Day Gifts

MEMBERSHIP TO THE WOMAN’S CLUB: If your mom has everything, including all the clothes, jewelry, candy and household items, she’s ever wanted, it means that selecting something for a Mother’s Day gift could present a problem. Those with parents in … Continue reading

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Seven Arrows Opens Aldersgate’s Doors to Community for Centennial Celebration

 Seven Arrows Elementary will open its doors at its location at the historic Aldersgate, 925 Haverford Avenue, from 2 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 7. “We are excited to continue the tradition of community service that began with the … Continue reading

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PAPA Seeks a Fourth of July Theme 

The Palisades Americanism Parade Association is seeking a theme for the 2022 Parade. Themes need to be short, ideally, three-to-four word phrases (see the winners below). Enter more than once if you can’t decide which of your creative efforts is … Continue reading

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Three Major April Religious Celebrations Underway

  With the start of Passover, Christian’s Holy Week and Ramadan, the month of April includes three major religious observances. CHRISTIAN HOLY WEEK – APRIL 10 to 17 Holy Week, one of the most sacred dates in the Christian calendar … Continue reading

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Community Effort: YMCA, Seven Arrows and Residents Provide Backpacks

Members of the Palisades-Malibu YMCA joined with the Antelope Valley YMCA in Lancaster to hand out school backpacks filled with school supplies and snacks to local elementary school children and their families on December 18. Palisades-Malibu YMCA Board members Dr. Anita … Continue reading

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