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Banning of Polystyrene — ‘we should and could do more’ Thu, Aug 18 2016 11:19 AM

The following article was submitted to the News by Culver City officials.
At Monday night’s Culver City Council meeting, a lively discussion was held regarding the banning of polystyrene (Styrofoam) food containers from restaurants, grocery [..]

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Local doctor relishes role as FIFA IOC Medical Officer for Río Games Thu, Aug 18 2016 11:15 AM

Soccer and medicine have taken Santa Monica-based Dr. Bert Mandelbaum all over the world. His latest stop is sunny Río De Janeiro, Brazil (although in Río it’s winter) the site of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games.
 As the FIF [..]

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Politics
Social media alert: Rep. Bass challenges Trump’s mental competence Thu, Aug 11 2016 10:46 AM

While Rep. Karen Bass (D- Culver City) and others might think that Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump should be required to take a mental fitness test, the American Psychiatry Assn. is prohibiting its members from going that far.
But one [..]

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Two ballot initiatives make November cut Thu, Jul 14 2016 05:35 AM

For voters who take politics seriously, this November portends to be a busy one.
 In addition to the presidential election, which could be a historic one if the nation elects the first woman as the leader of the free world, there is also the [..]

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Sports
Culver VB 16 year olds rally for summer title Thu, Jul 21 2016 08:12 PM

The Culver Volleyball Club 16 year olds coached by Tanner Siegal came out of the loser’s bracket and avenged a loss to an Oregon team to win the 8th annual Summer Soiree Volleyball Tournament in Anaheim, 25-19, 25-22.
Six Culver City teams r [..]

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Summer leagues heats up Thu, Jun 30 2016 03:51 PM

Most of the Culver City high school students are going to the beach, vacationing with family and friends are just relaxing and getting ready for fall classes. If you are playing football you are running, lifting weights and getting ready for the fall [..]

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Schools
L. Howe School gets big studio treatment Thu, Aug 11 2016 10:48 AM

Linwood Howe Elementary has a new community partner and it’s a really big deal, school officials say.
Culver Studios has stepped away from the spotlight to take on a new scholarly mantle.
Located in the school’s backyard, the Culver [..]

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CCUSD names Pumilia director of Curriculum and Instruction Thu, Jul 21 2016 08:09 PM

The Culver City Unified School District Board of Education has selected El Marino Language School Principal Tracy Pumilia to serve as the District’s Director of Curriculum and Instruction. The Board also announced that El Marino Assistant Princ [..]

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Business
Eriksson sees “uncertainty” as one result of Brexit Thu, Jun 30 2016 03:14 PM

Less than a week after Great Britain’s historic vote to leave the European Union, there are varying opinions about how deep the globe –shifting echo caused by the vote will resonate within the United States’ principal European ally, [..]

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Shining a national spotlight on neighborhood restaurants Thu, Jan 07 2016 08:36 PM

(NAPS)—If you’re like many Americans, you have a favorite neighborhood restaurant where you can enjoy delicious food and an attentive staff—and now you can give them more than just a good tip. You can help shine the spotlight on you [..]

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Crime
Interest rates may soon increase Thu, May 26 2016 12:30 PM

When the Federal Reserve the (Fed) raised interest rates at the start of last year, there was an expectation that there would be a series of rate increases. However, so far this year, there has not been any further increase in rates.
The principal [..]

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Former SM man arrested in child abduction case Thu, Jan 07 2016 09:02 PM

A British national who at one time lived in Santa Monica was arrested in Palm Springs on Dec. 29 after traveling to the desert vacation spot with his 2-year old daughter.
 Jack Perry, 31, was arrested on suspicion of child abduction after lea [..]

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Pets
NKLA Pets of the Week Thu, Aug 18 2016 11:24 AM

Please meet our NKLA pets of the week, Enya and Cricket. Thank you for sharing them with your readers!
 
ENYA: Sheek and adorable, Enya is 4 months old and one of many amazing kittens available to adopt today at our NKLA Pet Adoption Cente [..]

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Pet of the Week August 15, 2016 - August 21, 2016 Thu, Aug 18 2016 11:22 AM

Drew
16-05241
5 Years Old
Male
Italian Greyhound
Available at the PetSmart Charities™ Everyday Adoption Center by spcaLA
8852 Washington Blvd
Pico Rivera, CA 90660 
(562) 566-4029 x5
 
I am a happy dog! I [..]

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