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  • (Left to right) Billy Crystal, Janice Crystal and Rabbi Zushe Cunin at 30th Annual Palisades Menorah lighting at the new Palisades Village. Photos: Courtesy Palisades Village.

    Menorah Lighting in the Palisades

    Billy Crystal, Mike Bonin, Rabbi Zushe Cunin and more welcome in Hanukkah. By Keldine Hull Sunday, December 2, marked the first night of Hanukkah and a weeklong celebration of unity and love. Chabad of the Pacific Palisades celebrated the 30th Annual Palisades Menorah lighting at...
  • Learn about a boy who charges e-scooters to help his family make ends meet. Photo: Edify TV.

    Edify TV Video: Bird Hunters

    By Edify TV The modern-day paper route? A local 12-year-old’s first job has become charging e-scooters to help out his mom who is recently unemployed. Find out more about this family’s nightly “Bird hunting” ventures in this video made possible by Oce...
  • As of December 3, the “alphabet streets” area of Pacific Palisades now has an enforced Preferential Parking District (PPD). Photos: Sue Kohl

    Palisades’ New Permit Parking

    Preferential Parking District established to control overflow Palisades Village shoppers. By Tor Marom As of December 3, the “alphabet streets” area of Pacific Palisades now has an enforced Preferential Parking District (PPD) to prevent residents from having issues parking in...
  • A downtown single-room occupancy hotel.

    Viewpoint: Los Angeles Housing Math Doesn’t Add Up

    By Mark Ryavec Special to the Palisades News Even though there are roughly 25,000 homeless in Los Angeles, Proposition HHH never purported to produce more than 10,000 units of permanent supportive units over 10 years, at a cost of $1.9 billion. On its face, HHH alone would have l...
  • Maggie Gilbert Aquatic Center Summer Hours for 2018

    Maggie Gilbert Aquatic Center Summer Hours for 2018

    Maggie Gilbert Aquatics Center Director Brooke King has released the summer schedule for the pools located at the Palisades High School, 15777 Bowdoin St. “We have more early evening hours than ever, which I’m hoping will work for community members who otherwise can’t swim ...
  • Palisades News Letters: Regarding Tenant Protests

    Palisades News Letters: Regarding Tenant Protests

    I read your balanced article, “Tenants Hold Rent Protest,” in the May 16 issue. I’d like to offer an open letter response to landlord Lisa Ehrlich, who lives in Pacific Palisades: Dear Lisa, I too am a “landlady.” My heart sank to read about the staged protest against y...
  • David Grinsfelder

    Viewpoint – Sibling Rivalry: Brothers and Cities

    By David Grinsfelder Special to the Palisades News The cities of Copenhagen, Denmark, and Malmö, Sweden remind me quite a bit of me and my younger brother, Matthew. While deep down we respect each other, on the surface it may seem as though we take pleasure in relentlessly ridic...
  • Hank’s to Open in Palisades Village

    Hank’s to Open in Palisades Village

    By Sue Pascoe Editor “Ask and ye shall receive” was the message that Caruso Director of Public Relations Emily Davis sent to the Palisades News about Hank’s, a burger-and-beer restaurant that will open at Palisades Village in September. A casual “hamburger joint” was an...
  • The OomPaPa Band is seeking more members to participate in the 4th of July parade.

    OomPaPa Band Members Needed for Palisades Fourth of July Parade

    Do you know how to play a musical instrument? The Palisades Oom PaPa Band is looking for new members, all ages are welcome. Rehearsals will take place every Saturday morning during the month of June from 10:30 a.m. to noon in order to prepare to march in the Palisades Fourth of J...
  • Marquez Elementary students, Marie Steckmest and co-Honorary Mayors Billy and Janice Crystal took part in the garden celebration.

    Marquez School Celebrates Its Student Gardens

    By Sue Pascoe Editor With the school year coming to a close, Marquez Elementary School gardening students and garden coordinator Marie Steckmest invited guests to a special celebration on May 30. Billy and Janice Crystal, the co-Honorary Mayors of Pacific Palisades, were among th...