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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
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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
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  • Will Rogers 5/10K Race Tried to Recycle
    But L.A.  Does Not Take Care of Plastic At the first Will Rogers 5/10K Race Foundation meeting in late April, long-time volunteers Dalena and Thomas Hathaway dropped a bomb. They explained that last July 4, they unfolded all the cardboard trash cans
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  • ‘Mistakes Were Made’ Produces Lots of Laughs
    An Original Play by Palisadian Jerry Mayer If one of a playwright’s first writing jobs was on the Jonathan Winters television show, you know the play “Mistakes Were Made: Coulda – Woulda – Shouda” is going to have lots of laughs. Pacific
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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 – and the new family 4 X
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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
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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, known today as Madame
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  • “Bubbles and Balloons” Offered at Draycott;
    Kids Can Play on the Lawn during Happy Hour Palisadian Marissa Hermer, co-owner of The Draycott at Palisades Village, has introduced a child-friendly time at the restaurant on Tuesdays from 5 to 6 p.m. Adults can enjoy a happy-hour drink –
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  • Alphabet Street Preferential Parking
    Expanded to Include Fiske and Albright This week, preferential parking signs went up on several blocks of Fiske Street and part of Albright (between Fiske and Embury). This is the second group of streets around Caruso’s Palisades Village to enact
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  • My Friend’s Nightmare Experience–With
    Small Claims Court and His Former Employer Say you have employed the same cleaning lady for the past four years. One week, you tell her you forgot to go to the bank, but you’ll pay her next time. She’ll probably let it go because you have a history
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