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Archive for March 29th, 2017

Harlequino: On to Freedom @ Actors’ Gang

Harlequino: On to Freedom @ Actors’ Gang

At the very beginning, it seems there might be a lecture. Two men take the stage in academic robes, although both are painted in whiteface like clowns, and obscured by masks like ancient actors. As they introduce the concept of Commedia dell'Arte, their words tell us that they too are characters, speaking an overblown and embellished language of self-importance. Dr. Preamble and Dr. Afterword [...]

Marijuana Task Force – City Seeks Community Input on Regulations

Marijuana Task Force – City Seeks Community Input on Regulations

  On February 27th, the City Council of the City of Culver City unanimously approved the formation of a Marijuana Task Force to explore the complexities of regulating marijuana within the City. The City Council also appointed Vice Mayor Jeffrey Cooper and Council member Meghan Sahli-Wells to serve on the Task Force along with a Planning Commissioner, a Finance Advisory Committee Member, [...]

Culver City Water First Program Coming in April

Culver City Water First Program Coming in April

Culver City would like everyone to have an emergency water supply. In April, Culver City residents can purchase a 55-Gallon Water Storage System at a discounted price with free delivery to our drill yard for pick-up. The system allows you to fill a 55-gallon drum with water, which is good for 5 years. More Prepared has created a special landing page on its website for Culver City residents to [...]

Just a Thought – Movements That Move

Just a Thought – Movements That Move

There is something happening that I really thought I would never see - effective activism. When I was doing the political thing as my 9 to 5, way back in the 20th Century, I tried activism from every possible angle. My assumption was that, since I had to earn a living, it was just as easy to work for a good cause as it was to work for a good company.  I pushed legislation, I organized [...]

Culver City Backpacks for Kids Program – More Food, More Volunteers Needed

Culver City Backpacks for Kids Program – More Food, More Volunteers Needed

Westside Food Bank and the Mark Hughes Foundation donated an entire pallet of milk to the Backpacks program. Over 1,200 cartons of shelf stable milk fill the Backpacks program needs for the rest of the school year! So, that's one item off the list.... Feeding more than a hundred families every weekend, the Culver City Backpacks for Kids Program is always in need of more help.  Volunteers [...]