The Online Community for Culver City – The New Scene
Added by Scupine on January 30, 2015 at 6:00am — No Comments
To judge by the banners now on display at Culver Crossroads at the corner of Sepulveda Blvd. and Washington Blvd in Culver City, there's going to be a new barber in town. Great news for those who are currently waiting in line for upwards of an hour to get a cut at Floyd's on Venice (in Mar Vista).
This Saturday, January 31, at 8:00 pm, the Culver City Symphony will perform works by Sibelius, Mendelssohn, Glazunov, Grieg and Britten at Veteran's Memorial Auditorium. The Glazunov concerto will be particularly unique -- a rare classical pairing of the saxophone with a string orchestra. The…Continue
Added by Scupine on January 29, 2015 at 6:00am — No Comments
Over the course of the next couple of months, The Culver City Cultural Affairs Foundation will present a series of three 'architectureTALKS' -- a that will shine the spotlight on some of the internationally renowned architects based in Culver City.
The first event is scheduled for this…Continue
Added by Scupine on January 21, 2015 at 6:30am — No Comments
Here's the scoop from Christopher Patrick King, who serves as Vice Chair of the committee:
Ideally, we would love to have volunteers…Continue
Today the question is: Do you know where in Culver City this sign is? If you know, enter your response in the comments box of this…Continue
Added by Scupine on January 15, 2015 at 6:00am — No Comments
Congratulations go out to Kevin Lachoff, who was installed as Culver City Chamber of Commerce Chair for the 2015 year at a ceremony last Thursday, January 5. Lachoff is a commercial real estate leasing and sales agent at Newmark Grubb Knight Frank and had previously served as Chair-Elect of the…Continue
Added by Scupine on January 13, 2015 at 6:00am — No Comments
Los Angeles artist Chad Robertson has a new show of paintings and works on paper opening this Saturday at Western Project gallery in Culver City. The opening reception runs from 6 to 8 pm on Saturday, and these receptions are (always) open to the public and (usually) a lot of fun.
Added by Scupine on January 9, 2015 at 3:00pm — No Comments
It was Santa Maria BBQ. Then it was 041 Bucaro, small plate Italian restaurant. Now it's going to be ... a BBQ restaurant.
LA Eater is reporting that 041 Bucaro is no more. Taking…Continue
Added by Scupine on January 9, 2015 at 6:00am — No Comments
The Culver City Parks, Recreation & Community Services department is currently taking names and contact information for city residents interested in renting a very limited number of community garden plots located near Veterans Memorial Park.
To qualify, you must reside in Culver City, live in an apartment,…Continue
Added by Scupine on January 7, 2015 at 2:22pm — No Comments
Los Angeles Eater recently assembled a list of "The 38 Essential Los Angeles Restaurants," and Culver City is home to two restaurants on the list: Father's Office and Bucato.
Added by Scupine on January 7, 2015 at 6:00am — No Comments
Los Angeles County Librarian Margaret Donnelian Todd has informed the City of Culver City that renovations to the Julian Dixon Library on Overland Avenue will begin on January 5, 2015. Part of the improvements will include the purchase of nearly 40 new computers for children, teens and the general public. The…Continue
Added by Scupine on January 2, 2015 at 6:30pm — No Comments
Going Everywhere Fast, the (completely excellent) replacement mural painted by English street artist D*Face on the side of Corey Helford Gallery on Washington Blvd in February of 2014, has been named by…Continue
Added by Scupine on December 24, 2014 at 6:00am — No Comments
The goal of the plan is to establish a long-term strategic framework for the next 50 years that will include…Continue
The Culver City Council approved 16 grants for the 2015 Culver City Performing Arts Grant Program. The program, which is also supported by Sony Pictures Entertainment, provides music, dance and theatre performances throughout the year -- many of which are certainly familiar to regular readers of…Continue
Added by Scupine on December 22, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Soey Milk's new show, "Sinvaro," opens this Saturday night, December 13, at CHG Circa. An artist's reception -- always free, open to the public, and lots of fun -- will be held on Saturday from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. Says the gallery about the show and Milk's work:
SINAVRO: a pure…
Added by Scupine on December 12, 2014 at 6:30am — No Comments
Added by Scupine on December 10, 2014 at 6:30am — No Comments
Area C, a 64-acre portion of the Uplands area of Ballona Creek Wetlands, is a pretty but troubled piece of open, Culver City-adjacent land owned by State of California. The Annenberg Foundation had put a $50-million proposal on the table that offered to make extensive improvements to the land but also included a controversial interpretive center and domestic animal adoption component – a move that put them at odds with some local environmental groups. Now the Annenberg…Continue
Added by Scupine on December 9, 2014 at 6:00am — No Comments
This Holiday season, Adopt & Shop -- at the corner of Sepulveda and Culver Blvd. -- is hosting a "12 Pets of Christmas" promotion, offering $50 off adoptions throughout the month of December for pets in tough-to-place categories. These “underdogs” include: Chihuahuas,…Continue
Added by Scupine on December 8, 2014 at 6:30am — No Comments
Today the question is: Do you know where in Culver City this "jungle cat is? If you know, enter your response in the comments box of…Continue