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Leah Ollman, on the LA Times Culture Monster blog, saluted the seven painters featured in the latest show at the George Lawson…Continue
Added by Scupine on March 13, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Attend the 7PM City Hall meeting about creating a new vision for Sepulveda Boulevard.
Build on the successes of Parcel B and create a Specific Use Plan for our neighborhood.
WHY SHOULD I ATTEND THE MEETING?
We don't have a Specific Use Plan on file in the City Municipal Code to govern the specific usage of the commercial properties on Sepulveda Boulevard from Farragut Drive up to Venice Boulevard. The City will hold site plan hearings…Continue
Added by Bryan and Tongo on March 12, 2012 at 11:30pm — No Comments
The pastor of the Southern Baptist Church located on the corner of Braddock and Lafayette - just a block away from our bustling downtown is hosting a BBQ for all who would like to stop by. The church was Culver City's original library. A sister congregation from Lubbock, TX is helping with new landscaping and refurbishing the inside of this historic structure.
Please come to visit at 5:00 for the BBQ and if so inclined stay for the 7:00 PM service.
Added by Gateway Neighbors on March 12, 2012 at 5:03pm — No Comments
This week Los Angeles Mayoral candidate Austin Beutner discovered a concerning increase in the Los Angeles Fire Department’s response times.
Impacted by the LA City Council’s reduction of 318 firefighters last year response times have increased to an average of 7 minutes. The Federal Guidelines for first responders are 5 minutes 90% of the time.
This morning, to add insult to injury, The LA Times Kate Linthicum ran a story that in fact the LAFD has been…Continue
Parent-Supported Services: Just Exactly Where Do the Candidates Stand?
A number of City Councilmembers and City Council candidates have signed the petition and/or have clearly stated their support for parent-funded services within our schools. Indeed, Mayor Mehaul O'Leary, Councilmembers Jeff Cooper and Andrew Weissman, as well as city council candidate Scott Malsin are all in support.…Continue
Added by Jamie Wallace on March 9, 2012 at 6:07pm — No Comments
Every other friday, I'll post a picture of something in Culver City that is 'hiding in plain sight.'
This time, the question is: Do you know where in Culver CIty this flag-topped architectural detail is? If you know, enter your response in the comments box of this post! I'll reveal the answer in…Continue
Culver City Times Founder and Managing Editor Justin Scupine (in…Continue
LA Racked is reporting that cosmetics giant Sephora will open a new, 3,623-square-foot location at the Westfield Culver City this Friday, March 9th. Until now, shoppers had…Continue
Added by Scupine on March 8, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments
If you're interested in seeing The Actors’ Gang’s adaptation of George Orwell’s 1984, directed by Tim Robbins, tonight's the night to go: it's a "pay what you can" performance. The play runs ends its short four-week Culver City run onl March 24.
Adapted by Michael Gene Sullivan and originally produced by The Gang in 2006, Tim Robbins’ production of 1984 has now been seen in over 40 US states and on four continents. Written in 1948, Orwell…Continue
Added by Scupine on March 8, 2012 at 6:00am — No Comments
A ‘100th Anniversary Proclamation’ will be presented to members of Culver City Troop 4645, who will accept the honor on behalf…Continue
Helms Design District Vintage Boutique will hold a Vintage Summer Bargain Boutique this Saturday, March 10, from 10 am to 4 pm -- at the LightSpace Studio at 8755 Washington Boulevard in Culver City.
The Helms Design District Vintage Boutique, part pop-up shop, part clothing expo -- a…Continue
Added by Scupine on March 7, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Artist Jim Houser's new show,"As Quiet as It's Kept" -- ragged, warm and whimsical paintings, mixed media compositions and installations -- opens at LaBasse Projects in Culver City this Saturday, March 10th. The opening reception is from 6 pm to 9 pm, and, as always, the public is welcome. LaBasse Projects is…Continue
Added by Scupine on March 6, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments
The Culver City Council election isn't until April 10 -- more than a month away -- but fans of Scott Malsin, Andrew Weissman, Micheal O'Leary, Jim Clarke and Meghan Sahli-Wells are already showing their support with lawn signs.…
Added by Scupine on March 5, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments
The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, a nationwide arts competition open to high school students, has recognized Culver City High School art students from the CCHS Academy of Visual and Performing Arts for their exceptional talent in the visual arts.
Edna Vogel Amezcua, Michelle Bac, Camille…
Added by Geoff Maleman on March 4, 2012 at 9:30pm — No Comments
If you pass the corner of Washington and National all the time, it can seem as if the progress of the new Culver City Metro station has been glacial. That's why it's worth celebrating that the Expo Construction Authority has recently installed our very own "Culver City" Metro Stop sign.
Added by Scupine on March 2, 2012 at 5:30pm — No Comments
That changes when City Council candidates answer students’ questions at the ‘Ask 2 Know’ event Wednesday,…Continue
Added by James Klein on March 2, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Spanish-born, Germany-reared artists How & Nosm (real names Raoul and Davide Perre) are responsible for the vivid and detailed new facade of the Culver City headquarters of LA Weekly. The piece took about a week to complete. Here's a couple shots of it in progress.
As the …Continue