News

  • Candidates Sought to Serve on the Community Council
    Do you want to make changes in the town? Do you have concerns you want voiced? Do you want to experience government at a grassroots level? The Pacific Palisades Community Council (PPCC) is seeking representatives to serve on its board. Area and
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  • Top Prizes Awarded to Three Homes in 4th Decorating Contest
    PHOTOS: MORGAN GENSER The 4th of July Home Decorating Contest, hosted by Sotheby Agent Susan Montgomery, completed its 11th anniversary in spectacular fashion. Winning the Grand Prize this year was the Tim and Lisa Marschall home on Altata. During
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  • Myth or Fact: Affordable Housing in Pacific Palisades
    Myth Busters Episode #1 One of my son’s favorite television shows when he was little was Mythbusters. Each episode focused on popular beliefs, Internet rumors or other myths. The cast would examine each myth and then either confirm or debunk it.
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  • Village Green President Marge Gold Addresses Optimists
    Village Green Board President Marge Gold spoke about the history of  the Green at an Optimist breakfast meeting on June 21 at the Palisades Presbyterian Church. Gold said that one of the most asked questions about the little pocket park is “Who owns
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  • The 45th Annual 5/10K Race Brings Surprises and Familiar Faces
    The 5/10K Will Rogers Race returned this year nearly equaling the 2019 event and its 2,342 runners. Organizers Thomas Hathaway and James Klein were told by the timing company that most of the races in the state, post Covid, have averaged about a 70
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  • Palisades Americanism Parade Association Letter
    PALISADES AMERICANISM PARADE ASSOCIATION MESSAGE   July 5, 2022   Dear Neighbors, As Palisadians readied to celebrate the independence of our nation this July 4ᵗʰ at our 74ᵗʰ annual Parade, I was alerted to the tragic events that had just
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  • Barak Ballet’s Showcases Dance Premiere
    Barak Ballet returns to the Board Theater in Santa Monica on July 9 and 10. The phenomenal dance company will feature a world premiere by Artistic Director Melissa Barak. In a 2018 L.A. Times story (“The Guide to Dance in L.A.: 12 Standout Companies
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  • Westchester Residents Continue to Feel Effects of Bad Policy
    (The June 30 letter was sent to Councilmember Mike Bonin and cc’d to Circling the News and the Westside Current.) Just this week, we have had two more incidents in Westchester Park involving a dangerous homeless man approaching children. A tennis
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  • FINALLY. June 7 Election Will Be Certified July 5
    Those who stayed up late on June 7 to see the final election tally for the California State primaries were disappointed because the results trickled out over the next month. Now, the L.A. County Board of Supervisors will declare the election
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  • Alan Eisenstock’s Playlist: More Lies
    (Editor’s note: Palisadian Alan Eisenstock’s 20th book, “Fierce Love,” came out May 3. He wrote it with Sonya Curry, the mom of NBA Legend Stephen Curry click here. When Eisenstock is not writing, he pursues what he calls “a crazy labor of love side
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