News

  • Alan Eisenstock’s Playlist: Truckin’
    (Editor’s note: Palisadian Alan Eisenstock’s 19th book “Redeeming Justice” co-written with Jarrett Adams, came out on September 14 and was named the Best Book of September by Amazon. “A consuming tale of a broken legal system, its trail of ruin and
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  • Palisades Civic League Meets Monday
    The Pacific Palisades Civic League will meet via Zoom on Monday, November 22, 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
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  • City Slow to Fix Sidewalks; No Handicap Access Ramp on Antioch
    Today, L.A. City Controller Ron Galperin released a statement: “Tens of thousands of sidewalks throughout Los Angeles are impassable for the elderly, individuals with disabilities and pedestrians of all ages. Despite its recent focus on the
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  • Palisadian Claire Nordstrom Sings Mondays at The Draycott
    When I lived in New York City, there were numerous bars and clubs where one could walk in, have a drink and listen to the entertainment. It was a lovely way to unwind and enjoy live entertainment. Now that void is filled in Pacific Palisades. On
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  • Santa Is Coming to Ho!Ho!Ho! on December 11
      Parents and grandparents, it’s not too early to mark your calendars for a special event, when Santa Claus comes to Pacific Palisades to chat with all the “good” girls and boys. For more than 70 years, Santa, the Mrs. and the elves have
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  • Armav Restaurant Opens on Monument, Offering Eastern Mediterranean Fare
    In late September, a reader wrote about the proposed Eastern Mediterranean restaurant Armav on Monument: “I’m thrilled that Kim will have a full restaurant. Being Armenian I drive to the Valley or Glendale to get good food or ingredients. Hope it
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  • Palisades High Marching Band Continues to Win Awards
      At the Palisades High playoff football game last Friday night, the crowd enjoyed a terrific surprise: a halftime performance by the Pali marching band. The band’s performance show this year, some of which was performed at the Stadium by
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  • Pacific Palisades Interfaith Thanksgiving Service Will Be Held Monday, November 22
    One of the most inspirational events in Pacific Palisades is the annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Service, hosted by the town’s clergy. The service this year, “Unity in Gratitude will be held at 7 p.m. on Monday, November 22, at St. Matthew’s
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  • Trouble with Blatant Teen Theft at CVS
      A recent posting on Nextdoor Palisades said: “I was buying a few things at CVS in the village this morning around 8:15 a.m. I noticed that several groups of high school-aged kids entered the store, walked around and left. I was at the
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  • Undefeated PaliHi Football Destroys South Gate, 60-21, in City Playoff Opener
    Sophomore quarterback Sammy Silvia passed for 341 yards and four touchdowns as the powerful Palisades High football team crushed South Gate, 60-21, in the first round of the City Section Open Division playoffs last Friday night at home. The
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