News

  • Councilman Mike Bonin to Speak May 14
    At Annual Santa Monica Canyon Meeting           The 73nd annual meeting of the Santa Monica Canyon Civic Association will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, May 14, at the Rustic Canyon Recreation Center, 601 Latimer Rd.           Refreshments and
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  • Father Kidney Knocked Down by Lime Scooter
    Company Fails to Provide Police with Information Corpus Christi Monsignor Liam Kidney was knocked down by a person driving a Lime Scooter on April 13 after he had conducted a memorial service for Ned Kelly. Kidney was crossing the street (Toyopa)
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  • Author Donna Rifkind (“The Sun and Her Stars”)
    To Address Historical Society Monday Night Donna Rifkind will discuss her upcoming book, “The Sun and Her Stars: Hitler’s Exiles in the Golden Age of Hollywood,” at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 13, at the Pierson Playhouse, 941 Temescal Canyn Rd. Admission
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  • ‘Black Is Beautiful’ History Captured in Skirball’s New
    Exhibit Featuring Photographer Brathwaite By LIBBY MOTIKA Circling The News Contributor It’s a curious hyphenate, African-American, as black Americans’ African antecedents (slaves) were purposely stripped of their “African” heritage, and the
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  • If a Four-Leaf Clover Brings Luck,
    What Does the Five-Leaf Clover Mean? Fiske Street residents Arnold and Sigrid Hofer alerted Circling the News that Arnold, who regularly finds four-leaf clovers in their backyard, had found a five-leaf one the end of April. Arnold, a retired tool
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  • Interesting Film to Screen at Library May 11
    “To Dust” Premiered at Tribeca Film Festival The 2019 feature film “To Dust,” written and directed by Shawn Synder, premiered at Tribeca had screenings at the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival and the Hamptons International Film
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  • New Uses for Police Station on Monument?
    Readers Are Asked to Suggest Some Ideas A resident who lives in the Alphabet Streets and walks through Palisades Village several times daily wrote Circling the News that he never sees any LAPD officers in the unfurnished kiosk at Swarthmore and
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  • Lutheran Pastor Davis Speaks to Community
    In Response to Hate Attack at Grocery Store Extraordinary. How does one man, who has been the subject of a seething racial attack and who was threatened with death, not only NOT blame that person, but go beyond and say, “All things are yours,”
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  • Fire Service Day Is This Saturday, May 11
    Schwartz to be Named Honorary Fire Chief From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. this Saturday, May 11, kids and adults alike can sit in a fire truck and meet the firefighters at Station 69 (corner of Sunset and Carey). On Fire Service Day, there will also be tours
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  • Cinque Terre Provides Delicious Offerings
    Restaurant Opens in the Former Pinocchio Space Didn’t make it to the Golden Globes in 2017, 2018 and 2019? Forget the awards. You missed some great food. For example, in 2018, guests dined on a burrata salad appetizer and a main course that featured
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