News

  • Celebrate National Poppy Day May 27
    This year, National Poppy Day is May 27. On that day, Americans are asked to remember the sacrifices made by veterans, while they were protecting our freedoms, by wearing a red poppy. The Post 283 Auxiliary shared poppies at the town’s 100th
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  • County Supervisor Candidates Spar in CD3 Forum
    By ANGELA MCGREGORA A fast-paced forum to find Sheila Kuehl’s replacement for L.A. County Supervisor was held live (and live  streamed) in Venice, on Thursday, May 19. Hosted by The Westside Current, Circling the News, the Santa Monica Daily Press
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  • Adopt a Dog: 8 Rescued from a Kill Shelter
    Westside Current Editor Jamie Paige traveled to Riverside County and rescued eight dogs that were on the euthanasia list. She worked with the rescue Bella Vita to save the canines that had been put in a shelter because of a hoarding situation. Paige
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  • Alan Eisenstock’s Playlist: Protesting
    (Editor’s note: Palisadian Alan Eisenstock’s 20th book, came out May 3. He wrote it with Sonya Curry, mom of NBA legend Stephen Curry click here. When Eisenstock is not writing, he pursues what he calls “a crazy labor of love side project” that he
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  • Palisades Library Will Celebrate Its Reopening on Saturday
    CTN remembers whining, “When will the library reopen?” “How come I have to go to Mar Vista to pick up a book?” “Why is this the last library to open after Covid?” The Palisades Library has reopened, and the new carpeting and the lighting are
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  • Pacific Palisades Civic League Meets Monday
    The Pacific Palisades Civic League will meet via Zoom on Monday, May 23, at 7:30 p.m. because of the current stay-at-home, social distancing edicts. (The meetings are generally held the fourth Monday of each month.) This is a perfect opportunity for
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  • L.A. City Controller Ron Galperin Will Speak about Sites for Homeless Housing
      The Pacific Palisades Task Force on Homelessness will host a community forum, virtually, on Monday, May 23, from 7 to 8:15 p.m. with guest speaker L.A. City Controller Ron Galperin. He will speak on city-owned sites for interim housing and
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  • Town’s YMCA Offers Opportunities for Kids, Teens and Adults
      New YMCA Board Chair Maryam Zar wrote in the Palisades-Malibu YMCA May 14 newsletter: “This Y has a long history of great contributions from committed community members and I expect the years ahead to build on that tradition. I look forward
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  • Hillside Task Force Examines Restricted Areas
    A surfer drove by the Will Rogers County Beach Headquarters around 9:30 a.m. on May 18. There were numerous police cars and a community sub-station set up. He asked LAPD Captain Jonathan Tom what was going on. “We’re looking in restricted areas for
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  • Legion Auxiliary Presents $1,000 to PaliHi Color Guards
      When the American Legion Post 283 Auxiliary members heard that an extracurricular program that supported the arts might be cut at Palisades High School, they voted to provide financial aid. On May 10, a check for $1,000 was presented to the
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