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Home Prices Still Falling in Culver City

Here's a home-market update, originally from this site.…

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Added by Scupine on June 6, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Where Am I? Game



Each friday at 6:00 pm, I'll post a picture of something in Culver City that is 'hiding in plain sight.'

This time, it's this colorful swirl: do you know where in Culver City it is?

If you recognize it, enter your response in the comments!

I'll reveal the answer next…

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Added by Scupine on June 3, 2011 at 1:30pm — 3 Comments

June 4 Culver City Art Walk Preview: Ori Gersht



On Saturday, May 22nd, 18 galleries in the Culver City Art District celebrated openings, giving Culver Citizens a preview of the artworks that will be on display during the Culver City Art Walk on June 4. Over the last two weeks, I have shined a spotlight on three shows that you should…

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Added by Scupine on June 2, 2011 at 6:00pm — 1 Comment

June 4 Culver City Art Walk Preview: Zhang Huan

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Added by Scupine on June 1, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Culver City Art Walk Preview: Terry Thompson

On Saturday night, 18 galleries in the Culver City Art District celebrated openings, giving many Culver Citizens a preview of the artworks that will be on display during the Culver City Art Walk on June 4. Over the next two weeks, I'll shine the spotlight on four shows that you should be sure to check out…

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Added by Scupine on May 25, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments

June 4 Culver City Art Walk Preview: Wayne White

On Saturday night, 18 galleries in the Culver City Art District celebrated openings, giving many Culver Citizens a preview of the artworks that will be on display during the Culver City Art Walk on June 4.

 

Over the next two weeks, I'll shine the spotlight on four shows that you…

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Added by Scupine on May 23, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Why Gas Stations Lie Vacant

Washington Place at Centinela

 

There are six vacant gas station properties in the west Culver City district alone. Often they are poorly maintained, but at best they are an ugly gap in our city's landscape, like a missing tooth.…

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Added by Scupine on May 31, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Where Am I? Game



Each friday at 6:00 pm, I'll post a picture of something in Culver City that is 'hiding in plain sight.'

This time, it's this funky bit of infrastructure that almost resembles a pulpit: do you know where in Culver City it is?

If you recognize it, enter your response in the…

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Added by Scupine on May 27, 2011 at 6:00pm — 3 Comments

New Ramen Restaurant Coming to West Washington



Ramen Yamada-ya will be opening a new location a couple of doors down from Joxer Daly's (the Mayor's place). The first Ramen Yamada-ya opened in…

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Added by Scupine on May 26, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments

'2b bebe' Clothing Store Opens at the Westfield Culver City Mall

This Saturday a new clothing store, 2b bebe, opened in the Westfield Culver City Mall -- formerly the Fox Hills Mall (lower level, center).

bebe stores is an American clothing retailer founded in 1976 by Manny Mashouf, who still owns approximately 55 percent of the company. It currently operates…

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Added by Scupine on May 24, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments

New Restaurant - Rocco's Tavern - Coming to Main Street Culver City

The former site of the La Ballona and Tokyo 77 restaurants -- 3843 Main Street -- will soon be home to a new restaurant and bar, Rocco's Tavern. There's another Rocco's Tavern in Studio City -- a good place to watch a game according to…

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Added by Scupine on May 24, 2011 at 9:00am — 4 Comments

Murals of Culver City: Herakut

On April 29, internationally renowned German muralists and street artists collaborated to create three new murals at…

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Added by Scupine on May 18, 2011 at 6:00pm — 1 Comment

Spring is Here

 

The temple bell stops but I still hear the sound coming out of the flowers. …

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Added by Scupine on May 12, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Culver City Musicians

All of these artists identify themselves on Bandcamp as being from Culver City. I know one of them: the young and very talented, public bus-riding, red-cap-wearing hip-hop artist VerBS (pronouced "Ver-Bee-Ess"). But who are the others? Hopefully, over time we'll get to know more of…

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Added by Scupine on May 10, 2011 at 6:00pm — 2 Comments

Culver City Parks: Carlson Park

Carlson Park, at Braddock Drive and Motor Avenue in the East Park neighborhood, is not large -- just one large square block surrounded on four sides by streets and houses. But what it lacks in size it makes up for in beauty and historic interest.  It was Culver City's first park.

On an early Tuesday evening in…

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Added by Scupine on May 9, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments

West Washington Blvd. to Get a Facelift?

During tonight's bi-monthly meeting (second and fourth Mondays) the Culver City Joint City Council/Redevelopment Agency will review and consider preliminary plans for improvements to Washington Boulevard, between Mildred Ave. and Wade St. -- including the intersection of Washington Boulevard and…

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Added by Scupine on May 9, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Culver City Has a New Mayor

Last week, Micheal (Mehaul) O’Leary, a Culver City councilman since 2006 and owner of Joxer Daly's Pub, was selected as Culver City's new mayor.

As we know, Culver City's City Council is made up of five members. The City Council selects from among their members a mayor and vice mayor, to serve in those…

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Added by Scupine on May 5, 2011 at 6:00pm — 1 Comment

Culver City in 1914

Check out the amazing footage of Culver City in this instructional movie Pacific Electric made for its conductors in 1914.

The sequence from 1:00 to 1:35 was filmed at the corner of Venice and Sepulveda. Look all those trees!

A little less amazing but still worth watching is the sequence from 3:50 to 4:15. That's a view of 1914 Culver City, facing…

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Added by Scupine on May 4, 2011 at 6:00pm — 2 Comments

Lost Pet Signs



Let us now praise lost pet signs. Foremost, they are utilitarian tools – and, of course, we sincerely hope they will have their intended effect. Please keep your eye out for these animals!…

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Added by Scupine on May 2, 2011 at 6:00pm — 4 Comments

Bike to the Mar Vista Green Garden Showcase

On Saturday, April 30th, from 12:30 to 4pm, join your Culver City neighbors on a bike tour of some of the most beautiful and environmentally friendly gardens in…

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Added by Scupine on April 28, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments

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