News

  • “Singin’ in the Rain, Jr.” Opens this Weekend
    If you want to walk out of a theater smiling and feeling happy, then go watch 40 kids tapping and singing their way across the stage in “Singin’ in the Rain, Jr.” The show opens on Friday, February 25 at 7 p.m. at Pierson Playhouse, 941 Temescal
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  • Viewpoint: Kilbride Honored: the Palisades Homeless Model Works
    I was wrong. I thought about it at 5 a.m. this morning as I participated in the 2022 Los Angeles Homeless Service Authority homeless count. I thought that forming a Pacific Palisades Task Force on Homelessness (PPTFH), funded by local private
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  • Palisades Author Betsy Rosenthal Featured at Diesel
    Author Betsy Rosenthal will discuss and sign her latest book “When Lightnin’ Struck” in the courtyard at DIESEL, a Brentwood bookstore, this Sunday, February 27 at 3 p.m. The event is free. Masks are required at the store, located at 225 26th
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  • Viewpoint: Some Neighbors Are Surprised by Golf Noise and School Traffic
    Some of the people who live in the “Polo Fields” neighborhood — the land between Paul Revere Middle School and the historic Riviera golf course — are shocked that kids go to school or that golfers use the course.  Even more shocking, a
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  • Parklet Controversy Returns: Mixing Diners and Automobiles
    In musings yesterday, Circling the News pointed out that Vida on Antioch Street now had a parklet. Three parking meters had been taken away, and tables, enclosed in a fence, had been set up in the street. CTN recalled in 2014, the amount of
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  • Resilient Palisades Announces “Choose to Reuse Campaign”
    Plastics are killing the environment. In one of the first-ever evaluations of greenhouse gas emissions from plastics, released in 2019, Professor Sangwon Suh found that production and post-use of plastics — including composting and recycling — emit
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  • Fire Station 69 Office Remodel Underway
    Long-time resident Nancy Klopper, who is active in several community organizations, secured a donation from the Palisades Anawalt for Fire Station 69 located on Carey and Sunset. “On one of my walks into town,” Klopper said. “I dropped into Station
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  • Letter: Please Help the Village Green with Donations
    (Editor’s note: Palisades resident Cindy Simon sent the following letter to many of her friends and shared it with Circling the News. The Village Green, a nonprofit, staffed by volunteers, has suffered vandalism over the past several months.) My
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  • VOCES8 to Perform in Pacific Palisades
    VOCES8, which has been called the “Rolls-Royce of British vocal ensembles” will perform at 8 p.m. on Friday, February 25, at St. Matthew’s Church, 1031 Bienveneda Avenue. The program “After Silence,” which is part of the St. Matthew’s Music Guild
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  • Chile’s Joaquin Niemann Wins the Genesis Invitational and $2,160,000
    Joaquin Niemann held a three-shot lead going into Sunday’s final round at the Genesis Invitational at the historic Riviera Country Club. After shooting 63, 63 and 68, he had set a 54-hole tournament record, but the question on everyone’s mind
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