Blog Posts

  • Councilman Bonin Sends Good News:
    Streets with D and F Grades Will Be Repaired At the Santa Monica Canyon Civic Association annual meeting on May 14, Councilman Mike Bonin said there’s money in the upcoming city budget to begin repairing streets. “The City gave up on streets
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  • Accident on Sunset between Brooktree
    And Chautauqua Sends Six to Hospital A head-on collision on Sunset Boulevard, east of Chautauqua, resulted in six people being transferred to the hospital around 11 p.m. on Saturday, May 18. According to paramedics, none of the injuries were
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  • Palisades High Spring Sports: Volleyball, Swimming, Softball
    (Editor’s note: High School spring sports include volleyball, swimming, softball, lacrosse, track, baseball and golf. The plan is to do a year-end result for each sport. Today, volleyball, swimming and softball are featured. If your youth/teen
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  • PASSINGS:
      Emilie (Milie) Stern, 87, Longtime Palisades Resident Holocaust survivor Milie Stern was born on June 27, 1932 and died at UCLA Santa Monica Hospital on May 15 from brain cancer. Milie immigrated from Europe to California in 1955. She married
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  • Public Elementary Schools in the Palisades
    Will Benefit When People Eat at The Draycott Marissa Hermer, co-owner of The Draycott restaurant, wrote Circling the News, “I know you are all with me in that we can shape the future through our children and hopefully we are educating our children
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  • Uses for the Police Station on Monument
    Now the Structure’s Legality Is Questioned On May 8, Circling the News posted the following Post: “New Uses for Police Station on Monument? Readers Are Asked to Suggest Some Ideas.” CTN had received some suggestions before we posted the
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  • Building a Fourth of July Float Is Easy
    And Fun for Kids and Neighbors By LOU KAMER Last Fourth of July, there was a grown guy driving a huge, thirty-five foot, smoke-billowing, music-blaring truck down Sunset, zigzagging through all lanes and screaming out the window at people on the
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  • “Eat, Drink and Be Ninety” on June 1
    Woman’s Club Hosts Party for Town’s Nonagenarians If you have just turned 90, congratulations! You are now eligible for one of the most popular and enjoyable annual events in Pacific Palisades. Every year the Pacific Palisades Woman’s
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  • Spring Choral Concerts Feature Local Talent
    Scheduled for May 19 and June 21, 22 By BERNICE FOX Special to Circling the News Attending a local choral concert can be just the thing to help clear the head of everyday noise. And we’re in luck because this is the middle of what some call Spring
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  • A Four-Year College Degree Is a Waste
    Of Time and Money — for Some People By PERRY AKINS Special to Circling the News A four-year college degree is certainly the right choice for most high school graduates. However, so is a one- or two-year certificate program in the crafts. The
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