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Fine art photographer Tricia Taper will be selling her work at Will Rogers. Photo: Emily McGahee

Westside Riding School to Hold Annual Will Rogers Horse Show

The Westside Riding School, located in Will Rogers State Historic Park, will have its annual spring horse show on Sunday, May 7, by the Will Rogers barn. Participants will demonstrate their equine skills, including dressage and jumping. Demonstrations will be ongoing from 8 a.m. ...

Palisades Fourth of July Parade Volunteers Needed

Residents, college students, teens and kids are all needed to help with the Pacific Palisades Fourth of July parade. Come to the meeting on May 8, at 6:30 p.m. at the American Legion Hall at 15247 La Cruz Dr. and see how you can best assist to make this the best parade ever. Visi...
A candlelight vigil was held at the intersection of Chautauqua and Sunset boulevards in Pacific Palisades on April 5 for the deceased motorcyclist from a fatal accident. Credit: Bart Bartholomew

Editorial: Tolerance Is More Than Words

by Sue Pascoe If we can’t get beyond “us” and “them,” nothing in this world will ever change for the better. When we make someone “those” people, we strip them of humanity to make us feel superior. Thank god, Tim Goldman didn’t look at the color of Bart Bartholome...
The “Action Area,” which has a small hill and valley, replaced a monkey bar, allowing the kids to develop their own games.

A Calvary Christian Preschool Playground Created from Nature

By Laurel Busby Staff Writer Photos courtesy Calvary Christian School A traditional playground with plastic equipment at Calvary Christian Preschool has been transformed into an outdoor classroom where nature is the centerpiece. “It’s such a difference for the kids,” said o...
There’s No Climate Change. It’s Just Something in the Ocean!

There’s No Climate Change. It’s Just Something in the Ocean!

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Rodney King.
Photo: Bart Bartholomew

L.A. Riots Exploded After Rodney King Verdict

By Laurel Busby Staff Writer (This is an introduction to a three-part series in remembering the L.A. riots 25 years later.) On March 3, 1991, during an arrest, African-American Rodney King was surrounded by police officers and beaten so severely that he was left with a fractured ...

Michael Edlen: Ideas for Downsizing a Home

By Michael Edlen Special to the Palisades News Whether people are currently considering moving to a home that is easier to manage or looking ahead to when they may be in some type of assisted-living arrangement, it’s important to think about strategies now. Family members,...
The Earlham property under dispute is located between Friends Street (to the left) and Potrero Canyon (right). The dirt fill from the Caruso Village Project can be seen in Potrero Canyon.

Letter from Consulting Geologist Suggests Friends Street Slide in Pacific Palisades is Reactivated

(Editor’s note: After his March examination of the Earlham site, E.D. Michael sent the following letter to city geotechnical engineer Daniel Schneidereit on April 2.) Daniel Schneidereit: I have just completed a preliminary report concerning a proposed development near Sli...

Viewpoint: The IRS Tax Man Sigheth

By Claudia Harrington Special to the Palisades News Have you ever wanted to swat that nagging voice inside your head? You know the one: “better clear out the gutters before it rains,” “better sew those name tags in Joey’s drawers before he comes back from camp naked,...