News

  • Kayndaves Restaurant Is Sold, After 30 Years in the Palisades
    Dave and Jintana Licht are selling their popular restaurant, Kayndaves, which has been a fixture on Sunset since July 22, 1992. “We’re turning over our space to a good local operator who will continue offering Mexican food,” Dave told Circling the
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  • Councilmembers Receive Discretionary Funding: Can Spend for Special Projects
    Each councilmember receives a pot of money that he/she can use for special projects in his/her district, and at his/her discretion. The money comes from oil pipeline franchise fees, real property trust funds revenues and street furniture revenues. A
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  • Still a Few Slots Open for AYSO Soccer Fall Season
    Your child already has a job – school has started or is about to start – they don’t need added stress from competitive sports. One way to help them socialize, get exercise and just generally have fun is to play AYSO Soccer. Unlike club soccer, there
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  • Dog Days of August Are Perfect for a Great Read
        EISENSTOCK’S SELECTS: Writer Alan Eisenstock, who has done a weekly themed playlist for the past two years, is on vacation and was asked what was on his reading list this summer. Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead, is a New York Times
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  • 2022 Summer Youth Writing Contest Underway
    The Friends of the Palisades Library organization has launched its annual summer creative writing contest, which is now available for students who attend school (private or public) in Los Angeles. Youth and teens from first grade through high school
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  • I Love LA – Mostly
    (Editor’s note: A reader sent this column by Chris Erskine that can be found on his blog https://chriserskinela.com. Erskine is a nationally known humor columnist and editor who retired from the Los Angeles Times in 2020 after 30 years. His
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  • Illegal Dumping on Environmentally Sensitive YMCA Land
    A gardener or landscaper has illegally dumped four truckloads of plant material on an environmentally sensitive habitat area (ESHA), just north of Simon Meadow on land owned by the Palisades-Malibu YMCA. The person(s) knocked over a pole, taking
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  • Navajo Code Talkers Remembered on August 14
      By REECE PASCOE Former U.S. President Ronald Reagan designated August 14, as National Navajo Code Talkers Day. In his 1982 declaration, Reagan said this is, “a day dedicated to all members of the Navajo Nation and to all Navajo Americans who
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  • School Backpacks Supplied to Children by Auxiliary 283
    It is August and that means children need backpacks and school supplies. For many parents, resources become an issue. For the past five years, the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 283, under education chair Joanna Curtis, has given school supplies to
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  • Luxury Housing Provides Apartments for the Homeless
    (Editor’s note: Part I of this story ran last night. Tonight, CTN tries to find out how many of the 600 luxury apartments will go to the homeless.) The West Edge, formerly Martin Expo Town Center, formerly Martin Cadillac received City approval to
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