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    Palisades Crime: Suspect ID’d in GTA

    The following April 23, 2018 crime report was supplied by LAPD Senior Lead Officer Michael Moore of the West L.A. Division. Arrests do not indicate a conviction. Stolen Vehicle 600 E Rustic, 4/21/18 at 6:15 PM. The suspect (male white, brown hair, 5’8″ 160 lb, 20/25 y...
  • Jump coach Darryl Taylor (center) is joined by new track coaches Claudius Shropshire (left), who is assisting his dad Claudius Shropshire, Sr.

    PaliHi Has a New Track Coach

    By Sue Pascoe Editor Claudius Shropshire has taken over as head coach of the varsity track and field team at Palisades High School this season and hopes to bring continuity to the program. “I started coaching in 1976 at Jordan High School,” Shropshire told the News. One of hi...
  • Wolfgang Puck (left) and Tom Tellefsen.

    Palisadian Tom Tellefsen Reimagines Gladstone’s

    By Laurel Busby Staff Writer When Palisadian Tom Tellefsen heard that the L.A. County Board of Supervisors planned to find a concessionaire who could replace Gladstone’s with a newly constructed restaurant, he contacted his longtime friend Wolfgang Puck. The restaurateur was in...
  • Standing (left to right) Christina Shirley, Olivia Welch, Hayden O’Brien, Claire Keller, Lauren Dundee and Stephanie Ahn; seated: Pria Pant, Gabriella Berchtold, Cornelia Clarkson, Claire Bertram and Isabella Peyrot.

    National Charity League Recognizes Los Angeles Senior Class

    The Westside Chapter of National Charity League, Inc. honored 12 Los Angeles high school seniors at its annual Senior Recognition Dinner held at the Millennium Biltmore on March 24. Recognized for completing more than 1,150 volunteer hours of service were Stephanie Ahn and Christ...
  • During the drug prevention program, the consequences of drug use are explored. Photo: Lesly Hall Photography

    Bryan’s Smile to Address Teen Drug Addiction at Paul Revere Middle School

    The opioid and drug crisis in the United States is affecting teenagers from all socio-economic classes. “Don’t say, ‘Not my child.’ It may happen to you just as it did to us,” Dr. Melanie Gullet, a Santa Monica-based dentist, tells parents. “Having my 26-year-old son ...
  • Santa Monica College will offer a first-ever free “Media & Tech Summer Experience” for California high school students this summer at its new $115-million Center for Media and Design campus on Stewart Street. Photo: Charles Mark-Walker

    Students Sought for Media, Tech Course at Santa Monica College

    Santa Monica College (SMC) will offer a “Media & Tech Summer Experience” for high school students at its new $115-million center for media and design. Two six-week summer courses beginning June 18 will offer ninth- to twelfth-graders the option to study app programming, c...
  • Jy Gronner is the owner of Palisades Music School.
Photo: Bart Bartholomew

    Palisades Music School Offers Summer Lessons

    Jy Gronner, who studied at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, is the owner of Palisades Music School. “We specialize in fun, innovative, research-driven, multi-sensory, and transformational music education,” says Gronner who opened her Palisades studio six years ago. Sh...
  • Chris Norton

    Sisters of Sojourn to Hold Fundraiser for Adams House

    Sisters of Sojourn will hold its 18th annual fundraiser “Del Rey Soiree,” May 12 at the California Yacht Club. The event will benefit Adams House, the only second-stage facility in the region to help battered victims. The fundraiser for the nonprofit will include drinks, dinn...
  • PaliHi Beach Volleyball Begins Play

    PaliHi Beach Volleyball Begins Play

    By Sue Pascoe Editor Located just a mile from the Pacific Ocean and Will Rogers State Beach, Palisades High School has become a logical powerhouse in prep beach volleyball. Under head coach Dane Selznick, a PaliHi alum and former beach volleyball champion, the Pali girls team is ...
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    Canyon Charter School Fiesta to be Held April 29

    The 124th annual Canyon Charter School Fiesta will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 29 at the elementary school, 421 Entrada Dr. There will be a silent auction, fiesta food such as fire-roasted corn on the cob and carnitas and healthy options such as fresh fruit, a...