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Grace Hiney

Dining With Grace: Tivoli Cafe

By Grace Hiney My friend and I recently enjoyed another dinner treat at Tivoli Café, located in the center of the Palisades. The interior setting is delightful at any hour as it is filled with charming pictures, a handsome array of wines and even a view of the kitchen and chefs ...
Diego Rivera, Dance in Tehuantepec, 1935. Courtesy Collection of LACMA, from the Milton W. Lipper Estate

Anita Brenner Shared Mexican Culture with U.S.

By Libby Motika Palisades News Contributor A woman who invigorated a renaissance, celebrated a revolution and interpreted a culture, Anita Brenner is worth knowing. “Another Promised Land: Anita Brenner’s Mexico” fits neatly into the Pacific Standard Time’s focus on Latin...
Members of the Lunch Club (left to right) Alan Eisenstock, Arnie Wishnick and Bob Vickrey (far right) meet Madeo owner Gianni Vietina, who will manage the Palisades restaurant. Photo: Barry Stein

Palisades Lunch Club Explores Caruso-Bound Madeo

By Bob Vickrey Special to the Palisades News Our monthly lunch club decided to check out Madeo Italian Restaurant in West Hollywood after we learned that our town will have its own branch of the famous trattoria when Caruso’s Palisades Village opens in 2018. Madeo is known as o...
Max Palees follows lead blocker Cole Aragon.
Photo: Drew Vaupen

Fairfax Defeats PaliHi Dolphins Football 14-7

By Sue Pascoe Editor Had the football game between Palisades High School and Fairfax started at 7:10 instead of 7 p.m., the final score would have been 7-0 in favor of the Dolphins. But the game started on time, and only six minutes later the Lions were leading, 14-0. Fairfax hel...
Palisades Crime: Man Arrested for Attempting to Drive Over Victim on Mount Holyoke Ave.

Palisades Crime: Man Arrested for Attempting to Drive Over Victim on Mount Holyoke Ave.

The following Oct. 14, 2017 crime report was supplied by LAPD Senior Lead Officer Michael Moore of the West L.A. Division. Arrests do not indicate a conviction. ROBBERY 14800 Pacific Coast Hwy, 10/6/17 at 5:30 PM. The suspect (male Hispanic, black hair, 5’11” 180 lb, ...
Sisters Jocelyn Dunn Malbach (left) and Jordan Catapano run the drink catering com- pany This Girl Walks Into a Bar.

Pacific Palisades’ This Girl Walks Into a Bar Caters

By Sarah Stockman Staff Writer This Girl Walks Into a Bar is a cocktail catering company in Pacific Palisades, run by Jordan Catapano and her younger sister, Jocelyn Dunn Malbach. A Palisades resident, Catapano grew up in San Diego but spent all her time dreaming about living in ...
Michael Edlen

Michael Edlen: Understanding Your Home’s Worth

By Michael Edlen Special to the Palisades News If you live in Pacific Palisades or nearby, your home’s value is higher now than it has ever been. We are at the ninth year after the previous market peak, and once again the levels reached are much greater than the previous highs....
Jeweler David Tishbi (third from right), with the winners of the Summer of Love rings (left to right) Frederick and Barbara Hill, Dan and Brenda Herron, and Bianca Torrence and John Johannessen.

Couples Win Rings from Palisades Jeweler David Tishbi

By Sue Pascoe Editor Six winning couples received free rings in the “Summer of Love” contest sponsored by local jewelry designer David Tishbi. In July, the Via de la Paz store owner announced he would give away rings, with a manufacturer’s retail price of up to $500. All re...

Palisades News Letters: Mistakes Important to Learning Process

Eighty-nine years ago, on September 28, 1928, the Scottish physician and bacteriologist Alexander Fleming made the accidental discovery of penicillin in his lab. He had left petri dishes containing staphylococci bacteria on his workbench while he was on vacation, and when he retu...