Category Archives: Parks

Marguleas’ Donation Supports the Village Green

  Marking what has become an annual tradition, realtor and founder of Amalfi Estates, Anthony Marguleas donated $5,000 to the Village Green board on January 12. This year is the 50th anniversary of the founding of the small, private park, … Continue reading

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Pacific Coast Highway across from Will Rogers State Beach Looks Trashy

At the beginning of January, Circling the News asked readers if they had any resolutions or local actions, they’d like to see taken in 2023. One wrote: “Make the owners of the property on PCH between Potrero Canyon and Temescal … Continue reading

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Historical Society Talk to Feature “History of Potrero Canyon”

After a long hiatus, the Pacific Palisades Historical Society will once again offer live programming at Theatre Palisades on Tuesday, January 17, at 7 p.m. with a presentation featuring the history of Potrero Canyon. This free program is open to … Continue reading

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Soderbergh’s Parking Plan Was Adopted by City

It is a joy to walk through the George Wolfberg Park at Potrero. Ever since it opened on December 10, it has rapidly become a place to meet other residents for a gentle passage in the Canyon – an area … Continue reading

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George Wolfberg Park Provides Easy Trails and Nice Views

Despite dire warnings about the George Wolfberg Park at Potrero Canyon not ready to be opened, it’s already turned into busy walking trail. Circling the News has been on the path, with her doggies, almost daily since the park opened … Continue reading

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Traci Park’s First Day in Office: Asks for George Wolfberg Park Signs

  CD 11 Councilmember Traci Park was sworn in December 11 and took several actions on December 13 at City Hall. Park worked to revive an agenda item to post park hour signs, dawn to dusk, at the George Wolfberg Park … Continue reading

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Opening Ceremony Held for George Wolfberg Park at Potrero Canyon

  By SUE PASCOE and BILL BRUNS Only 33 years after a construction crew began a massive infill project in Potrero Canyon by bulldozing the native vegetation, residents and various City officials gathered on Saturday morning to celebrate the opening of … Continue reading

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Letters: Potrero Opening on December 10

(Editor’s note: Unlike a small-town newspaper, that publishes once a week and goes to a limited number of homes, Circling the News is on the internet and has wide readership. This editor made a decision when the website` was first … Continue reading

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Councilman Mike Bonin’s Final Goodbye to the Community: F You

The George Wolfberg Park at Potrero is a 46-acre passive park, with no lights or fields, which will open this Saturday. Residents learned that proposed park signs would allow people to be there from 5 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. year-round. … Continue reading

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Adamson House Decorated for “The Twelve Days of Christmas”

The Adamson House is festively decorated for the holiday season: “The Twelve Days of Christmas.” If one has relatives who are coming to town, or if a resident has never visited this historic 1930 beach house in Malibu, located along … Continue reading

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