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Team Five, which searched the parkland below Via de las Olas bluffs, included Officer Rusty Redican, social workers Maureen Rivas and Glanda Sherman and Officer Jimmy Soliman. Photo: Sharon Kilbride

Volunteers Needed for Pacific Palisades Homeless Count

Pacific Palisades Task Force on Homelessness board members Kim Clary and David Morena wrote in a January 2 email to the News: “It is that time of year again; time for us to count the homeless in Pacific Palisades. This year the count will take place on Thursday, January 25, at ...
In December, the Palisades BID hosted a luncheon for first responders, Chrysalis and members of the Pacific Palisades Task Force on Homelessness at Piccolo Ritrovo on Sunset.

Palisades BID Details 2018 Budget

By Sue Pascoe Editor The Pacific Palisades Business Improvement District (BID) board held its monthly meeting on Dec. 6 at Community United Methodist Church and focused on fiscal projections for 2018. The total estimated revenue and expenditures for the coming year will be almost...
Wilson Buchanan, Davis White and Charlie Kaplan.

Pacific Palisades Baseball Association Tryouts Take Place This Weekend

The Pacific Palisades Baseball Association spring baseball season for boys and girls, ages 7 to 14, is fast approaching. Registration needs to be completed online. For those who are registering after the December 31 deadline, a $25 non-refundable late fee will be assessed to the ...
Susan Greenberg and Delores Stevens

Chamber Music Palisades Concert Scheduled for Jan. 23

Chamber Music Palisades will hold its second program of the season at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, January 23, in the sanctuary at St. Matthew’s, 1031 Bienveneda Ave. The concert for guitar, tenor, flute and piano will feature tenor Jon Lee Keenan, guitartist Kenton Youngstrom and CMP co...
Santa Monica Canyon Civic Association Reports Decrease in Transients

Santa Monica Canyon Civic Association Reports Decrease in Transients

At the Santa Monica Canyon Civic Association meeting on January 9, Pacific Palisades Task Force on Homelessness (PPTFH) Enforcement Chairperson Sharon Kilbride said that when the task force started two years ago, in addition to a large number of homeless who were passing through,...
Palisades Alliance for Seniors

Palisades Alliance for Seniors to Meet to Talk About Safe Driving

The Palisades Alliance for Seniors will meet at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 22, at the Palisades Library community room, 861 Alma Real. Tressa Thompson, Senior Driver Ombudsman at the California Department of Motor Vehicles, will speak on “Seniors and Safe Driving.” The DMV’...
Palisades Crime: 3 Stolen Vehicles and 13 Burglaries and Thefts

Palisades Crime: 3 Stolen Vehicles and 13 Burglaries and Thefts

The following Jan. 15, 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 1/9/18 btwn 12:05 AM and 11:55 PM. The suspect took victim’s trailer from a construction...
The Pacific Palisades Parks Advisory Board meeting on July 6.

Palisades Park Board to Meet January 17

The Park Advisory Board will hold its quarterly meeting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, January 17, in the small gym at the Palisades Recreation Center, 851 Alma Real Dr. The public is invited. Topics on the agenda include: 1.) fundraising report; 2.) dog park update; 3.) Veterans Garden...
Pacific Palisades Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Arnie Wishnick (left) accepts a check from Optimist John Peterson (right) for the Mr. and Miss Palisades pageant. This year's winners were Daniel Allen and Maude Tipton. Credit: Richard Wilken

Palisades Optimists Announce First Ever Middle School Essay Contest

For the first time in the club’s history, the Pacific Palisades Optimist Club is announcing a middle school essay contest in conjunction with its high school essay contest. Sixth through eighth grade students from Corpus Christi, Calvary Christian, Paul Revere, Village School, ...