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  • Legion Auxiliary Donates Thanksgiving Gift Cards to Palisades Firefighters
    Many may not realize that firefighters have to pay for their own meals while working a shift at a station. Generally, those on duty take turns shopping and cooking. “While many of us are celebrating Thanksgiving with family, our firefighters are on
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  • Toy Drive Sponsored by Palisades Rotary Underway
    The Pacific Palisades Rotary Club is sponsoring a holiday toy drive for the Salvation Army Westwood Transitional Village. This is a nonprofit organization that is helping families transition from homelessness to independent living. Sought are new
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  • Mysteries and Opera Events Featured through Palisades  Library
    Pacific Palisades Library will present two events on Tuesday, November 15, and a third event on Thursday, November 17.   Mysterious Book Club The Mysterious Book Club, which met regularly before Covid at the Palisades Library, is back. This
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  • Registration Open for Thanksgiving Turkey Trot
    While much of the country suffers from cold and even snow on Thanksgiving Day, Pacific Palisades generally has a gorgeous fall weather, which will be perfect for the 8th Annual Turkey Trot. Participants can either run the 5 or 10K, which starts at
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  • LA Election Results: Who Won? Who Knows?
      As the L.A. Country Registrar continues to count ballots from the November 8 primary, the only certainty is that it could take several days to declare a winner in many contests. It is really a shame that California, which led in the
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  • “Sweet Delilah” Provides Warm and Lovely Evening
    By LAUREL BUSBY Circling the News Contributor Fans of Steel Magnolias will likely be delighted by Theatre Palisades new play, The Sweet Delilah Swim Club. Written by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope, and James Wooten, the play centers on five Southern
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  • Rain, Blessed Rain, Fell in Pacific Palisades
    The rain started in the evening of November 6 and after several showers and downpours, the sun finally came out on November 9. There were reports of several traffic accidents and garbage cans floating down the street. The rain gauge on Radcliffe
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  • City Council Set to Vote on Venice Bridge Home Lease Extension
    (Editor’s note: This story appeared in the Westside Current on November 8 and is published with permission. The story should resonate with residents of the Westside, including Pacific Palisades, Brentwood, Venice, Westchester, Playa and Marina
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  • Palisades Football Dominates Huntington Park 48-0
    A week later, and a different team stepped on the field. Palisades High School crushed Huntington Park 48-0 in the first round of the Division 1 playoffs at Stadium by the Sea. The week before the Dolphins had lost to Venice 60-14, losing the
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  • Obituary: Paul Morantz, Champion for Those in Cults
    Paul Morantz, a California lawyer who crusaded against brainwashing self-help gurus, crooked psychotherapists and menacing cults, including one that nearly killed him with a rattlesnake, died October 23 at a Santa Monica hospital. He was 77.
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