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Adopt and Shop's Lil Bub Event Was the Cat's Meow

Council Mulls Housing Fund Shortage

By Lynne Bronstein Observer Reporter The critical lack of funds for new low-cost housing surfaced as a topic of discussion at the City Council meeting Monday night but action was delayed as the...

Adopt and Shop's Lil Bub Event Was the Cat's Meow

Features Writer For those unfamiliar with the slang of the 1920s, "the cat's meow" refers to someone or something highly admired, and on Saturday, September 20 that cat-egorically described the...

Meals on Wheels to Celebrate 40th Anniversary

To celebrate its 40th anniversary of delivering meals to the homebound, Culver Palms Meals on Wheels is holding a fundraising happy hour party on Wednesday, Oct. 8. It will be at Casa Sanchez in Mar Vista. Tickets are available for purchase at the...

Troubled Teens Learn to Repair Bikes, Serve Others

By Wendy Taylor Special to the Observer Hosted by Bunnin Chevrolet in Culver City, and sponsored by Kids are 1st, a non-profit organization, a fiesta-feeling event gathered many together on Sunday,...

Westside Neighborhood School Project Has Global Impact

In April, 2014 Westside Neighborhood School played host to a school-wide school supply drive to benefit the charity, Kids for Laos Orphans (KiLO). KiLO is the brainchild of WNS middle school students and brothers Andrew, Matthew, and William Liner....

Sip for Our Schools is Around the Corner

Looking for a great night out? Try the Culver City Education Foundation's 6th Annual Sip for Our Schools event on Saturday, October 11 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Rachlin Partners, 8640 National Blvd,...

Centaurs Lose Again but Coach Sees Progress

By Fred Altieri Observer Reporter The inviting nights of a cooling autumn were still just around the corner when the undefeated San Pedro High football team visited Jerry Chabola Stadium at Culver...

USC Announces Basketball TV Schedule

The USC men’s basketball team is once again taking on a competitive schedule for the 2014-15 season and Trojan fans will be able to catch all of the action as every game will be available on television or online and on the USC flagship radio...

Can Angels Succeed In Playoffs? I Don't Know

By Mitch Chortkoff Sports Editor The Angels clinched their division championship the fastest of any team this season. That’s the good news for Angel fans. The bad news is the team that clinches...

Former Centaur Rose Signs with Miami Dolphins

Lowell Rose, a 2008 Culver City High graduate, has signed a contract to play cornerback for the Miami Dolphins. Rose has taken a circuitous route to the NFL, but his dream of playing in the NFL has...

NAACP Turns 100, California Faces $340 Billion Shortfall

By Neil Rubenstein Observer Columnist It was one hundred years ago the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People was started. Sixty years ago the Supreme Court ruled public school...

Rehearsals Begin for Douglas Play 'Forever'

The world premiere of Dael Orlandersmith's "Forever," a DouglasPlus presentation, begins rehearsals September 23 at the Center Theatre Group/Kirk Douglas Theatre where it will open on October 12....

MCLM To Present Bobby Bradford

On Sunday, November 2 at 2 pm The Mayme A. Clayton Library & Museum in Culver City will present another of the late Mimi Melnick's Double M Jazz Salons, headlining influential bandleader, trumpeter, cornetist, composer and educator, Bobby Bradford....

MCLM to Present Bradford

On Sunday, November 2 at 2 pm The Mayme A. Clayton Library & Museum in Culver City will present another of the late Mimi Melnick's Double M Jazz Salons, headlining influential bandleader, trumpeter, cornetist, composer and educator, Bobby Bradford....

MOVIE REVIEW: The Boxtrolls

Those magnificent artisans of Laika are back with their latest production, THE BOXTROLLS. Taking a sliver from the beloved book “Here Be Monsters!” by Alan Snow, Laika CEO and lead animator...

Bidding For Good Helps Youth Health Center

Here is a way for all of us to obtain some great bargains and help the Friends of the Culver City Youth Health Center in their fundraising efforts for this year. Bidding For Good is an online auction site where nonprofit groups can run auctions to...