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Friends of the Sandy Segal Youth Health Center Celebrated Silver Anniversary Mon, Mar 02 2015 07:01 AM

Music, food, auctions and community enthusiasm were all part of this year’s Friends of the Sandy Segal Youth Health Center Gala celebration which took place on Feb. 21 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Culver City.
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Stormwater prevention project finalized for Ballona Creek Mon, Mar 02 2015 06:34 AM

Culver City recently completed a multi-pronged approach to help enhance water quality for Ballona Creek and local beaches.
The project included the installation of storm drain screens, building a series of rain gardens and placing new trash and re [..]

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Politics
Sen. Mitchell’s bill to eliminate grand jury in officer-related shootings Fri, Feb 20 2015 10:07 AM


Senator Holly Mitchell (D-Los Angeles) has introduced SB 227, a bill to prohibit the use of the criminal grand jury in cases of officer-involved shootings or in cases where excessive force used by an officer results in the death of a suspect.
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Brother’s Keeper meeting set for this week Mon, Feb 02 2015 07:45 AM

Local civic organizations, municipal government representatives and Culver City residents will meet on Feb. 3 to plan the next stage of implementing elements of the My Brother’s Keeper Challenge. No location or time has been set for the mee [..]

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Sports
Girls’ basketball squad is last of Centaurs’ team standing in the playoffs Mon, Mar 02 2015 06:37 AM

Then there was one. Last week three Culver City girls’ teams entered the playoffs and when the week was over there was only one team standing tall.  The soccer and water polo teams’ loss their CIF playoff games but the basketball tea [..]

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Lady Centaurs start second season today, resumes Saturday Fri, Feb 20 2015 09:53 AM


The Culver City girls’ soccer and basketball teams start their playoff season today at 3 p.m. and Saturday at 7 p.m. The soccer team will travel to La Mirada today and the basketball team will host the first round of the CIF playoffs Saturd [..]

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Schools
Girls’ basketball squad is last of Centaurs’ team standing in the playoffs Mon, Mar 02 2015 06:37 AM

Then there was one. Last week three Culver City girls’ teams entered the playoffs and when the week was over there was only one team standing tall.  The soccer and water polo teams’ loss their CIF playoff games but the basketball tea [..]

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LACCD Board supports free tuition proposal Mon, Mar 02 2015 06:25 AM

The Board of Trustees of the Los Angeles Community College District has unanimously passed a resolution supporting President Obama’s proposal to make community college tuition free for a student’s first two years.
“The president& [..]

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Business
Subprime lending is increasing again Mon, Mar 02 2015 06:39 AM

One event that is occurring is the greater availability of credit for borrowers with weaker credit histories.  After the severe recession in 2008/2009 credit standards were tightened across all loan categories. This has been changing, as credit [..]

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Chamber of Commerce news, tidbits Fri, Feb 20 2015 10:13 AM


The Culver City Chamber is having a breakfast meeting on the future of the Fox Hills area of Culver City as well as what is happening in Playa Vista on Tuesday, March 3 beginning at 8 a.m. The meeting will take place at the DoubleTree by Hilton L [..]

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Crime
Man shot dead in Mar Vista Gardens Fri, Feb 20 2015 09:23 AM


A Valentine’s night shooting left one man dead and another injured at Mar Vista Gardens, a public housing project just outside the Culver City border.
Police investigated the shooting at the housing complex in Del Rey, which has seen a r [..]

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Police department responds to several crimes Fri, Feb 13 2015 09:16 AM


Grand Theft Auto:
On Feb. 2 officers responded to the 6000 block of Sepulveda Boulevard to investigate the report of a stolen vehicle. The victim told the officers she parked her 2003 Lincoln in a parking lot at 11:15 a.m. She returned to the [..]

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Pets
Pets for adoption 2.13-2.20.15 Fri, Feb 13 2015 09:01 AM


NKLA Pet Adoption Center 1845 Pontius Ave., West Los Angeles 90025 (424) 208-8840 • Open daily from Noon to 8 p.m. 

Hoping to find “The One” for you this Valentine’s Day? Well, look no further than the NKLA Pet [..]

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Pets of the week 2.13-2.20.15 Fri, Feb 13 2015 08:59 AM


Keira
15-01814
2 Years Old
Female
Domestic Short Hair
Available at the P.D. Pitchford Companion Animal Village & Education Center
7700 East Spring Street
Long Beach, CA 90815
(562) 570-7722
I am a beautiful girl loo [..]

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