News

  • PaliHi Football (9-0) Clinches Western League Title, Eyes the City Playoffs
    Running its season record to 9-0, the Palisades High football team crushed Fairfax 51-0 last Friday night and seized another Western League championship. But on Homecoming night at Pali’s sold-out Stadium By the Sea, the true heroes were the
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  • Matt Rodman Is Named Rotary Businessperson of the Year
    When deciding on the Businessperson of the Year, Pacific Palisades Rotary Club members require that this person must hold a senior-level management position in his/her company; has to live or work in Pacific Palisades; and must have demonstrated
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  • The Draycott Will Host the Eugene Levy Dinner Drawing
    This Saturday at 4:45 p.m., the raffle for the dinner with Honorary Mayor Eugene Levy will be held at The Draycott in Caruso’s Palisades Village. Palisades Rotary Club members will be in attendance, not only to imbibe in The Draycott’s signature
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  • Tower 15 Coffee Now Carried by Gelson’s Markets
    Cup of Joe, dirt, mud, java, brew, cuppa, brain juice, liquid energy or just plain “coffee,” has been called the most popular beverage in the world, with more than 400 billion cups consumed each year in the United States. Coffee is grown in more
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  • Readers Write Regarding Councilman Mike Bonin
      Circling the News has received several notes from readers regarding the recall petition drive against Councilman Mike Bonin and other actions taken or not taken by the Councilman: RECALL IS A SHAM: One reader wrote: “I would love to know
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  • Palisades Y Executive Marla Ricketts Takes a New Position
    Many residents have taken yoga class with Marla Ricketts at the Palisades-Malibu YMCA, but now she’s leaving to pursue a new career path with Elevate Public Affairs. When her two boys were born (now 12 and 14), the native Angelino took time off from
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  • Margaux Glaser Surprised Seniors with Halloween Goodies
      Palisades Seniors Receive a Halloween Surprise from Realtor Margaux Glaser Margaux Glaser, a senior real estate specialist with Sothebys International, delivered cookies, candy and a handwritten card to about 50 seniors in Pacific Palisades.
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  • Alan Eisenstock’s Playlist: Together
    (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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  • Epic Mega Cookies Are Awesome, and a Delicious Gift Idea 
    Your Circling the News editor recently received a surprise on her doorstep. She opened a beautifully presented package to find a large, pie-like Epic S’more cookie—which turned out to be “epically delicious.” It consisted of about a dozen
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  • Villanueva Visits Westchester Park, Bonin Pushes Back On Twitter
    (Editor’s note: Circling the News received the following letter from a Westchester resident, which was sent to the the Recreation and Parks Commissioners and RAP General Manager Michael Shull on October 22: “I drove by the park yesterday
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