Community/Charity

Toby Lehr, a sixth grader at Paul Revere Middle School, hands out bingo cards at Atria. In the far back is his mom and Palisadian
Amy Lehr, who has organized LA Families Give Back.
Photo: Lesly Hall Photography

Volunteer through LA Families Give Back

By Laura Abruscato Contributing Writer Volunteering with your kids is easy to put on your to-do list, but can be hard to
Four-year-old Benjamin Algra took third in his division in the 50-meter run at last year’s meet. Photo: Shelby Pascoe

Palisades Optimists, YMCA Host 45th Youth Track Meet

The 45th Annual Optimist-YMCA Track Meet will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 21, at the Palisades High
The three-lane track in St. Matthew’s gym was the site of the annual Pinewood Derby.

Racing Cars in Pacific Palisades the Cub Scout Way

Palisades Cub Pack 223 held its 2017 Pinewood Derby on March 19 in the St. Matthew’s gym. Thirty-five seasoned racers

‘Think Pink’ Event at Upper Bel-Air Bay Club on May 17

“Think Pink” for Women’s Wellness will be held Wednesday, May 17, at the Upper Bel-Air Bay Club, sponsored by the
Palisades Rotary President Holly Davis (left) invited Meals on Wheels Director of Community Relations LaShanda Maze to speak at a weekly meeting.

Meals on Wheels in Pacific Palisades Gains Support

By Sue Pascoe Editor American Legion Post 283 gave a $20,800 check to Meals on Wheels (MOW) West on March 22. The Pacifi
The median at Sunset and Marquez needs upkeep.

Palisades PRIDE Discusses Money, Medians

By Sue Pascoe Editor In a May 1996 Los Angeles Times story, “Activists Plan Fund-Raiser to Help Pay for Street Repairs
Left to right: Judith Zhang (2nd Place), Daniel Gottesman (MC), Susie DeWeese (Chair), Tobias Scott (1st Place) and Keren Dror (3rd Place) pose after the contest. Photo: Rich Wilken

Tobias Scott Takes First In Palisades Optimist Club Oratorical

The annual Optimist Oratorical Contest by the Palisades Optimist Club was held at the Palisades Lutheran Church on March
Friends celebrate Joseph Elder’s 11th birthday party (left to right) Bennett Alphson, Patrick King Templeton, Elder and Sean Hunter.

A Tribute to Palisadian Sean Hunter

By Diane Elder Special to the Palisades News On Sunday, March 11, Pacific Palisades buried one of its finest sons,

Pacific Palisades Woman’s Club to Hold Annual Rummage Sale April 1

The Pacific Palisades Woman’s Club will hold its annual rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 1, at th