Blog Posts

  • Senior Alliance Meeting to Focus on Falls
    ‘Fall Prevention’ to Be Discussed Many comics have parodied the commercial of an older adult who is lying on the ground and says, “Help I’ve fallen and can’t get up.” Falls are not a laughing matter. Among seniors, falls are the leading cause of
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  • Sheriffs Department Explains the Delay
    Woolsey Evacuees Are Moving Back, Slowly Many Pacific Palisades residents opened their homes to family and friends who had to flee the Woolsey Fire. These evacuees have been anxiously awaiting the okay to return. The Los Angeles County
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  • Palisades Resident Discovers His New Wealth
    My Confusing Newfound Status of Wealth and Affluence By BOB VICKREY Special to Circling the News The recent Los Angeles Times business section story that described our town using words like “exclusive,” “affluent” and “wealthy,” had me wondering if
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  • PaliHi Play Runs this Weekend
    ‘The Barker’ Opens with New Dates: See the Play This Weekend “The Barker,” Palisades High School’s play about carnival life and the lives of those who performed, was shut down last weekend (November 8,9, and 10) because of the Woolsey
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  • Chamber No Longer Wants to Raise Funds for Trash
    No More Trash Pickup for Green, Marquez, Library The Business Improvement District will not pay to pick up trash in the Village Green, Marquez Business District, or the Palisades library, starting January 1. At a meeting held at the Chamber of
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  • Getty Villa Closed Temporarily
    Getty Villa Will Remain Closed The Getty Villa, located in Pacific Palisades off PCH, announced in a November 13 story (“Center Safe from Fires; Villa Closed until Further Notice to Support Emergency Response”) that it is temporarily closed. After
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  • Woolsey Fire Impacts Residents/Wildlife
    Topanga Alpaca Evacuated to Pacific Palisades: Three Tagged Lions and Four Bobcats Unaccounted As of November 14, at 11 a.m., the Woolsey Fire has burned more than 97,600 acres and is about 47 percent contained. One estimate says that 435 structures
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  • PaliHi Football Team Ends Season
      PaliHi Loses to Eagle Rock, 24-21, in City Playoffs Much to Eagle Rock’s dismay, Palisades High was one play away from upsetting them in the first round of the City Section Open Division playoffs. Going into the game, PaliHi (8-2) was seeded
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  • HO!HO!HO! Replaced with a Stroll
    A Photo of Your Kid with Santa? It Will Be Costly in Caruso’s Palisades Village For as many years as locals can remember, the Pacific Palisades Chamber of Commerce sponsored Holiday Ho!Ho!Ho!, which involved closing off a street in the
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  • Update on Woolsey Fire November 12
    Woolsey Fire Under Investigation The Woolsey Fire, which was first reported in the area of Woolsey Canyon Road near the former Rocketdyne complex south of Simi Valley, may have been started by electrical malfunctions, according to California Public
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