News

  • Volunteers Needed to Help with Parade:
    Sylvia and Lorna Boyd Lead the Charge This year’s Fourth of July parade, themed “May the 4th Be with You,” will start promptly at 2 p.m. You may remember taking your enthusiastic kids to the parade, but perhaps this year everyone’s out of the
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  • Palisades Dog Owners Need to Be on Alert
    Foxtail Poses Serious Problems for Canines           Foxtails are an invasive grass-type weed known to spread in yards, pastures and along trails in the Santa Monica Mountains. The weed can be deadly for dogs.           Circling the News spoke to
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  • Homeless Task Force Continues to Patrol
    And Clean Local Encampments that Pop-Up Circling the News went down to the corner of PCH and Temescal Canyon Road on May 27 to inspect the corner that had been planted, and is being maintained, by the Palisades Rotary Club. Bones were discovered,
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  • Pacific Coast Highway Traffic Advisory:
    For Overnight Lane Closures May 28-31 Caltrans has issued the following advisory: a lane of eastbound or westbound Pacific Coast Highway will be closed for overnight paving work from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., Tuesday through Friday, May 28-31. Today –
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  • Erewhon Market Will Open in Palisades Village
    On June 5, Replacing Vintage Market Erewhon Market announced on its Facebook page that its natural foods store will open in Pacific Palisades on June 5. The space fronting Sunset Boulevard has been vacant since mid-March, when Vintage Grocers
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  • Oh My! Repeated Calls from a Number that
    Reported My Social Security Card Was Suspended The calls started early on Memorial Day, alerting me to the “fact” that the Department of Social Security Administration was calling to tell me, “We just suspend your social security number
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  • Upcoming Art Association Events:
    Meeting, Art Group Show and Art Sale MONTHLY MEETING:           The Pacific Palisades Art Association monthly meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 28 at 6 p.m. in the Palisades Library community room, 861 Alma Real.           The guest speaker is
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  • Local Cub Scouts and Scouts Place U.S. Flags
    At the National Cemetery in Westwood Pacific Palisades Cub Scout Pack 223 joined thousands of other Scouts from around Los Angeles to place an American flag at more than 88,000 graves in the Los Angeles National Cemetery in Westwood on Saturday. The
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  • The Indianapolis 500 Race Marks Memorial Day
    –From Indiana to Wyoming to Pacific Palisades My parents were teachers in Mission, South Dakota, and school was out before Memorial Day. Then it was making sandwiches, filling the water jug, loading up five kids in a station wagon and driving
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  • Memorial Day Poem by Lawrence Waddington
      Friends Forever  By Santa Monica Canyon Poet Laureate: LAWRENCE WADDINGTON In a village church on a casket closed and sealed A dog lay with paws splayed over the sides His head drooped down in quiet sadness Watery eyes looked like he cried
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