• PaliHi’s Bud Kling: 40 City Tennis Titles

      PaliHi freshmen Caleigh Crossman, Polina Zotenko and Alyssa Velky with coach Bud Kling.

      By Sarah Stockman Palisades News Reporter Photos by Lesly Hall Bud Kling, the boys and girls coach at Palisades High School, is a perfectionist. Paperwork must be handed in on time, the off-seasons are filled with extensive exercises, players must show up for every practice, and matches are played...

      September 29, 2016, 7:31 am 0
    • Ficus Bulldozed: Palisades Village Tree Update

      This is one of the ficus trees that will be replaced.

      By Sue Pascoe Editor The two towering ficus trees in front of the Mobil station on Sunset at Swarthmore were bulldozed down on Sept. 10, one day after a city Public Works hearing downtown at 10 a.m. Some residents were upset because they felt they had not had adequate notification or posting of the...

      September 28, 2016, 8:53 am 0
    • All-Pro Leaving Palisades After 40-Plus Years on Via

      Diane Berk, owner of All-Pro Health and Nutrition, in front of the store on Via de la Paz. Photo: Lesly Hall

      By Laura Abruscato Contributing Writer All-Pro Health and Nutrition, the supplement and vitamin store at 847 Via de la Paz that has been owned by the Berk family for 40 years, has lost its lease and will be relocating. The current space will close at the end of September, with most items, including...

      September 27, 2016, 7:01 pm 0
    • Palisades High School Water Polo Defeats San Pedro 18-1

      Senior Lucas Silva takes a shot on goal.
 
Photograph: Ben Trask

      The extreme heat on Sept. 26 left spectators and fans sweltering at the Maggie Gilbert Aquatic Center. The only thing hotter that the weather was the Palisades High School boys water polo team as they demolished San Pedro 18-1. Alternating in goal, Brandon Epp had four saves and Michail Melnik had seven. Leading...

      September 27, 2016, 10:34 am 0
    • Update: Will Rogers Horse Concession

      Cooper North and Daisy the Horse are under the supervision of Dorte Lindegaard Wolf.
Photo: Wendy Price Anderson

      Last December 16, the Palisades News ran a story about the Will Rogers State Historic Park equestrian lessons and trail-riding concession bids by three companies: Westside Riding School, Ride On and Jigsaw Farms (“Will Rogers Horse Concession Contested”). The 10-year concession contract included...

      September 27, 2016, 9:16 am 0
    • Pacific Coast Highway in Pacific Palisades to Receive New Traffic Lights

      Caltrans will replace this blinking pedestrian light with a safer one at 16521 PCH.

      Palisades Bowl At the quarterly meeting of the Pacific Coast Highway Task Force on Aug. 17 in Malibu, it was announced that Caltrans has awarded a contract to replace the blinking pedestrian crossing light at Palisades Bowl Mobile Home Park at 16321 PCH. Many motorists ignore the light, making it...

      September 26, 2016, 3:49 pm 1
  • Other News

    Sydney Forrester, left,  won second place in the 7th-8th grade division of the Pali Library contest. Photo credit:  Dawn Forrester

    Palisades Library’s Summer Creative Writing Contest Winners Announced

    Syndey Forrester won second place in the 7th-8th grade division of the Friends of the Library creative writing contest, with her entry “Running for Her Life.” You can read the full story in the Oct. 5 issue....
    Palisades-Malibu YMCA Pumpkin Patch Opens on Saturday

    Palisades-Malibu YMCA Pumpkin Patch Opens on Saturday

    The Palisades-Malibu YMCA Pumpkin Patch, which opens on Saturday, Oct. 1, will run through Oct. 30. There is a wide selection and varied sizes of pumpkins located at Simon Meadow, the corner of Sunset Boulevard and Temescal Canyon Road. There will be a hay maze, photo props and ...
    PaliHi freshmen Caleigh Crossman, Polina Zotenko and Alyssa Velky with coach Bud Kling.

    PaliHi’s Bud Kling: 40 City Tennis Titles

    By Sarah Stockman Palisades News Reporter Photos by Lesly Hall Bud Kling, the boys and girls coach at Palisades High School, is a perfectionist. Paperwork must be handed in on time, the off-seasons are filled with extensive exercises, players must show up for every practice, and ...
    Kelly Comras
Photo: Bart Bartholomew

    Palisadian Kelly Comras to Speak about Ruth Shellhorn

    Palisadian Kelly Comras, a landscape architect, will survey Ruth Shell- horn’s career and her extraordinary achievements in a lecture based on her book, Ruth Shellhorn (University of Geor- gia Press) on Monday, Oct. 10, at 7:30 p.m. in the Palisades Woman’s Club on Haverford....

    Senior Homeowners: Think Safety First

    By Michael Edlen Special to the Palisades News (Editor’s note: This is the ninth in a series of articles that answer requests for more informational help with various senior issues.) Many seniors are victims of accidents in their own homes, and most of these accidents can be pr...
    This is one of the ficus trees that will be replaced.

    Ficus Bulldozed: Palisades Village Tree Update

    By Sue Pascoe Editor The two towering ficus trees in front of the Mobil station on Sunset at Swarthmore were bulldozed down on Sept. 10, one day after a city Public Works hearing downtown at 10 a.m. Some residents were upset because they felt they had not had adequate notificatio...

    New Blood Donations Needed Through Providence St. John’s Medical Center

    Dr. Mike Martini, who has organized blood drives in Pacific Palisades for many years, is calling for “new blood.” Some of the regulars who have given for years have passed away or are on medications that prevent them from giving them blood. So, roll up your sleeves and bring ...
    Diane Berk, owner of All-Pro Health and Nutrition, in front of the store on Via de la Paz. Photo: Lesly Hall

    All-Pro Leaving Palisades After 40-Plus Years on Via

    By Laura Abruscato Contributing Writer All-Pro Health and Nutrition, the supplement and vitamin store at 847 Via de la Paz that has been owned by the Berk family for 40 years, has lost its lease and will be relocating. The current space will close at the end of September, with mo...
    Senior Lucas Silva takes a shot on goal.
 
Photograph: Ben Trask

    Palisades High School Water Polo Defeats San Pedro 18-1

    The extreme heat on Sept. 26 left spectators and fans sweltering at the Maggie Gilbert Aquatic Center. The only thing hotter that the weather was the Palisades High School boys water polo team as they demolished San Pedro 18-1. Alternating in goal, Brandon Epp had four saves and ...