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Bill Restricting Civil Forfeiture Passes Assembly

Bill Restricting Civil Forfeiture Passes Assembly

Thanks to the efforts of Senator Holly Mitchell, California is taking steps to prevent the seizure of private property. Before a person’s cash, up to $40,000, seized by officers of the law during a criminal investigation can be permanently forfeited to the law agency or government, a conviction for a related crime will be required under a bill passed by California’s Assembly. While federal [...]

Generous Shoppers Fill CCUSD Backpack Program with Food and Funds

Generous Shoppers Fill CCUSD Backpack Program with Food and Funds

The CCUSD Backpacks for Kids Fundraiser on the 13 & 14th of August last weekend was so successful,  the program will be able to start the school year will ample food and ample funds. Canvassing the crowds shopping at Studio Village Pavilions, the stalwart volunteers from the District Council PTA, the high school and the School Board got $5760 worth of food, an additional $430 cash, as [...]

City Manager’s Bi-Weekly Report – John Nachbar

City Manager’s Bi-Weekly Report – John Nachbar

City Manager’s Office • Olympic Champion Visits Culver City’s Expo Station – On August 10th, Mayor Jim B. Clarke welcomed four-time Olympic champion John Naber to the Culver City Station of the Metro Expo Line( As pictured left.)  Naber broke four world records while earning four gold medals at the 1976 Montreal Games. Mr. Naber’s appearance was the latest in the on-going promotion by [...]

Culver City Centennial Starts Sept. 24- A Century of Change!

Culver City Centennial Starts Sept. 24- A Century of Change!

As Harry Culver once said, “All roads lead to Culver City."No matter what road you’re traveling, we invite business owners, neighbors and Friends to join us as we kick off the centennial year, with the first of many exciting events to come. Opening Ceremonies for the Culver City Centennial will be on Saturday, September 24, 2016, starting with a Community Parade at 9 am.  We want to [...]

Culver City Walk & Rollers Invites Middle School Students to “Try the Ride”

Culver City Walk & Rollers Invites Middle School Students to “Try the Ride”

On Sunday, August 14, Culver City Walk & Rollers will host an “Intro to CCMS Fun Ride” designed to encourage more Culver City Middle Schoolers to give biking to school a try. Students looking to learn how to ride to Culver City Middle School can meet at one of three location at 10 a.m. where trained ride leaders will provide instructions and lead their groups to CCMS. Biking to school [...]

Girls Academic Leadership Academy Will Cut Ribbon August 12

Girls Academic Leadership Academy Will Cut Ribbon August 12

Something very special is happening on Friday, August 12 in Los Angeles. An academy designed to cultivate female leadership will be cutting the opening ribbon at Los Angeles High School with a STEAM focus for their first class.  The Women’s Institute for Young Girls (WIYG), launched by Senator Holly Mitchell (D- 30th District)  is partnering with GALA to offer the “Empowering Leadership [...]

Looking Up – Bob Eklund

Looking Up – Bob Eklund

As NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) celebrates four years on the Red Planet, University of Leicester planetary scientist Professor John Bridges recounts the mission’s success and explains what is next for the one-ton nuclear-powered science robot. The Curiosity rover (with MSL aboard) hit the dusty Martian surface on August 6, 2012, and began its mission of finding evidence about [...]

Gotanda Departure Leaves an Opening for CCMS Principal

Gotanda Departure Leaves an Opening for CCMS Principal

Culver City Middle School will be saying goodbye to Principal Dr. Linsey Gotanda, who will become the next Director Of Secondary Education in Palos Verdes Unified pending Board Approval later this week. From CCUSD Superintendent Dr. Joshua Arnold - "Dr. Gotanda's leadership at Culver City Middle School has been tremendously valued by students, teachers, and families, and we thank her for [...]

LWV Offers Voter Registration @ Grand Central Market

LWV Offers Voter Registration @ Grand Central Market

The League of Women Voters of Los Angeles helps make voter registration easier before Election Day by setting up booths at the entrance to Grand Central Market, located at 317 S. Broadway, Los Angeles, 90013, beginning Wednesday, August 10 through Wednesday, October 19, 2016 from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM when the League will help the public determine eligibility, registration status, and answer [...]

Clarke and Cooper Address Polystyrene Issue

Clarke and Cooper Address Polystyrene Issue

At Monday night’s Culver City Council meeting, a lively discussion was held regarding the banning of polystyrene (Styrofoam) food containers from restaurants, grocery stores and similar establishments. The proposal was brought by the Ballona Creek Renaissance as a way to keep polystyrene food containers, which can easily break apart, from entering Ballona Creek and eventually ending up in [...]

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