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Local business owner, bodybuilder wins competition Fri, Mar 06 2015 08:40 AM

Siavash Fashi was the overall winner of the 2015 NPC Gold Coast Muscle Classic hosted at Veterans Building on Feb. 14.
“It felt awesome. I felt right at home,” Fashi said. “I had so many people cheering for me and screaming for m [..]

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Rotary Club celebrates 85 years with style Fri, Mar 06 2015 08:18 AM

Members of the Culver City Rotary Club, city leaders and community mem-bers gathered on Saturday, Feb. 28 to celebrate 85th birthday of the Culver City Rotary Club.
Gaming, a poker tournament, cocktails, a live DJ and a silent auction were all par [..]

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Politics
Bass passes on Netanyahu address; debate surrounds prime minister’s visit Fri, Mar 06 2015 08:06 AM

Rep. Karen Bass (D-Culver City) did not attend a controversial speech before Congress by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Feb. 3 because she was in Los Angeles.
Bass was in town to support her former protégé Marqueese Har [..]

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Prominent activists, actors and educators to speak at summit Fri, Mar 06 2015 07:28 AM

Actor Hill Harper of “CSI New York,” Dr. George McKenna LAUSD Board member and educator whose life was profiled in a 1986 movie starring Denzel Washington, and Danny Bakewell owner of the Los Angeles Sentinel and producer of Taste of Soul [..]

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Sports
Girls’ basketball team falls to Los Alamitos in CIF playoffs, 44-30 Fri, Mar 06 2015 08:28 AM

The Culver City girls’ basketball team’s most powerful weapon disappeared last week in the second round of the CIF playoffs.  Their trademark outside shooting was nowhere to be found in their 44-30 second-round loss to Los Alamitos o [..]

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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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Schools
MSMU to host STEM event, community colleges Fri, Mar 06 2015 08:02 AM

Mount Saint Mary’s University will host its 2nd Annual STEM Expo: Endless Possibilities Await on March 12 from Noon to 2:30 p.m. at its Chalon Campus, located at 12001 Chalon Road in Los Angeles. The event will connect students to professionals [..]

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El Rincon hosted a successful Random Acts of Kindness Week Fri, Mar 06 2015 07:37 AM

El Rincon Elementary School recently celebrated "Random Acts of Kindness Week" - a week during which students were encouraged to think about the special ways they could practice kindness towards others, themselves and the community. For each act of [..]

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Business
Title must record before closing escrow Fri, Mar 06 2015 08:34 AM

Dear Michael: My wife passed away and I am now looking at selling our home. We have lived in this home for 40 years; will there be tax implications when I sell?
Answer: First, let me say that I am sorry for your loss. In California, many married c [..]

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Ridley-Thomas talks small business Fri, Mar 06 2015 07:34 AM

On Feb. 27, Assemblymember Sebastian Ridley-Thomas talked small business with a group of Culver City Chamber Small Business members along with the California Small Business Association. 
The meeting was hosted in the assemblymember’s Cu [..]

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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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