News

  • Time to Register for Fall AYSO Soccer
    AYSO Region 69 has been serving the communities of Brentwood, Pacific Palisades, Topanga, and adjoining neighborhoods since 1975, and has consistently been recognized as a Platinum Region for its outstanding program. This program has continually
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  • May 19 Forum: L.A. County Supervisor Race Is Critical
      If a resident has not voted early for the L.A. Country Third Supervisor race, The Acorn, Circling the News, the Santa Monica Daily Press and the Westside Current will co-host a candidate forum on May 19. (To secure your (virtual) spot click
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  • Comedian Kevin Nealon Awarded Doctorate Degree
    Comedian and actor, Kevin Nealon is racking up the honorary titles. He was honorary mayor of Pacific Palisades from 2016-2017. Now he has been given an honorary doctorate. On Saturday, Nealon’s alma mater, Sacred Heart University in Fairfield,
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  • Alan Eisenstock’s Playlist: Celebrating Women
    (Editor’s note: Palisadian Alan Eisenstock’s 20th book, came out May 3. He wrote it with Sonya Curry, mom of NBA legend Stephen click here. When Eisenstock is not writing, he pursues what he calls “a crazy labor of love side project” that he started
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  • Billy Crystal’s New Musical Honored with Tony Nominations
    By BERNICE FOX Opening night for Billy Crystal’s new musical was only two weeks ago, following a few weeks of preview performances. But “Mr. Saturday Night” already has made an impact because it just got five Tony nominations. They were announced
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  • Artist Joe Blaustein Honored at TAG
    Artist and teacher Joe Blaustein’s exhibition “No Hesitation: the Art of Joe Blaustein” will be featured at TAG through June 4. Also at the museum will be the artwork of his friends and students “Hangin’ with Joe.” There will be an artist reception
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  • Palisades Democratic Club Letter to L.A. Times Editorial Board, Regarding Endorsement
      (Editor’s note: the following letter was submitted to the L.A. Times editorial board and is reprinted with permission in CTN. For a quick summary of the controller candidates, visit:
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  • Historical Society Hosts the Town’s 100th Birthday Celebration in Temescal
    Under blue skies in perfect weather, Pacific Palisades celebrated its centennial anniversary on Saturday in a giant white tent at Simon Meadow in Temescal Gateway Park. Although the town was founded on January 17, 1922, “Celebrating 100 Years, From
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  • Fire Service Day Is This Saturday, May 14
    From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. this Saturday, May 14, kids and adults alike can sit in a fire truck and meet the firefighters at Station 69 (corner of Sunset and Carey). Captain Thomas Kitahata, who was named firefighter of the year 2020, said they are
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  • Mike Bonin’s Motion to Put Shelters in Residential Areas, Passes
    The Pacific Palisades Community Council sent a February letter the City Council Homelessness and Poverty Committee, opposing motion 22-0158, which would allow homeless shelters to be constructed in residential areas, “without regard to otherwise
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