Featured Blog Posts (1,178)

Murals of Culver City: Herakut

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

Continue

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. …

Continue

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…

Continue

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…

Continue

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…

Continue

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…

Continue

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…

Continue

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!…

Continue

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…

Continue

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

Spotlight on the Community Redevelopment Agency

According to City Manager John Nachbar in the April 21-27 Culver City Observer, the commercial buildings from 12469 to 12477 Washington Blvd. (including Gloria's Cake & Candy Supplies and the Pacific Eye Care) as well as the properties from 12453 to 12461 Washington Blvd. are scheduled to be renovated as…

Continue

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

Restaurants of Culver City: City Tavern

Two weeks ago "the Rush Street Guys" -- Brian McKeany and Ken Kaufman -- opened a new restaurant in downtown Culver City: City Tavern. It offers refined comfort food (according to their website) or artisanal foods (according to our…

Continue

Added by Scupine on April 27, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Murals of Culver City

The newest mural in Culver City is also one of the most jaw-dropping.  In conjunction with his solo show at the Corey Helford Gallery, British street artist D*Face painted this piece across the entire side of the gallery building during the first week in April. 

 …

Continue

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

Laurel and Hardy Walk the Streets of Culver City





Reminding us that all movies are, on some level, documentaries, this video does an great job of identifying the locations around Main Street in downtown Culver City where Laurel and Hardy did their thing. Their "thing" being, in this case, involving things like inexpertly stealing a bicycle and being persistently pursued by a goat. That's a clip from…

Continue

Added by Scupine on April 21, 2011 at 6:00pm — 1 Comment

Screenwriter gives LA Times shout-out to Museum of Jurassic Technology

 

In a recent profile in the Los Angeles Times, screenwriter Max Winkler -- son of the Fonz himself -- said he wrote most of the script to his new movie "Ceremony" while sitting in the tea room at the Museum of Jurassic Technology. One can only hope that some of that museum's weird vibe made its way into…

Continue

Added by Scupine on April 20, 2011 at 6:00pm — 1 Comment

Art and Wine Walk on April 20

Gallery 9 on Washington Blvd. is hosting an evening of art and wine this Wednesday, the 21st, between 6:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.

Participating galleries include Cardwell…

Continue

Added by Scupine on April 20, 2011 at 11:00am — No Comments

President Obama To Speak in Culver City on April 21

 

The good news is that if you want to see President Barack Obama in person, you'll be able to do so right here in Culver City on April 21.

The bad news is that it's a re-election fundraiser at Sony Pictures Studio, so I'll cost you. Tickets for the event are $250 for general…

Continue

Added by Scupine on April 18, 2011 at 6:02pm — No Comments

Hate the color, hate the name but I love Pinches Tacos on Washington

 



I spend a fair amount of time at the Helms Bakery whether it's the eclectic cool HD Buttercup furniture, the great French cafe…

Continue

Added by Enhager on April 1, 2011 at 7:30am — No Comments

Taste of Soul on Crensha today!

The 2010 Taste of Soul on the corner of Crenshaw and Rodeo is today from 10AM-6PM. It's the perfect weather for a street fair.



Find more photos like this on Leimert Park Beat



Presented by the Los Angeles Sentinel Newspaper and Mothers in Action, in conjunction with

Los Angeles City Councilmembers Bernard C. Parks, Herb Wesson, and Jan

Perry; Radio Free 102.3 KJLH and… Continue

Added by Culver City Times on October 16, 2010 at 11:12am — No Comments

Featured Monthly Archives

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

1999

The Culver City Times is the news and social network for Culver City.  Stay informed.  Join now!

      • Got news you think everyone should know? Blog it.

• Have a show or attending a benefit? Put it on the calendar.
• Got video of the big game? Embed it.
• Photos of your business or the school play? Upload them.

For daily updates

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

Latest Activity

Ted Wolfe is now a member of Culver City Times
yesterday
Donald Shapiro posted a photo
Thursday
Zeyda Martinez posted an event

Kids Like Me After School Enrichment Classes at The Help Group

January 8, 2018 from 4pm to 5:15pm
Tuesday
Donald Shapiro posted photos
Monday
Rock On posted a blog post
Monday
Miriam Billington posted an event
Thumbnail

Morgan-Wixson Theatre at The Morgan-Wixson Theatre

January 20, 2018 at 8pm to February 11, 2018 at 2pm
Sunday
Donald Shapiro posted a photo
Dec 7
Donald Shapiro posted a photo
Dec 4

© 2017   Created by Culver City Times.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service