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Christine Chambers, who goes to school in Malibu, won the shot-put competition.

Palisades-Malibu YMCA/Optimist Club Hosts Track Meet (Video)

By Sue Pascoe Editor Kids ages three to 15 years old completed in the 46th Annual YMCA/Optimist Club Track meet held at
Jeremy Sacristia hands the baton to second runner Bailey Jones in the 4x100.

PaliHi Girls Track and Field Places 2nd, Boys 3rd at City Championships

By Sue Pascoe Editor Despite cool weather and windy conditions, it was a good day for the Palisades High School track an
(Left to right): Chicago Med co-star Nick Gehlfuss, who presented the honor to Oliver Platt; Kita S. Curry, Didi Hirsch President and CEO; Event Chair and Palisades resident Laura Ornest; and actor Oliver Platt who was one of the evening’s honorees.

Those Dedicated to Mental Health Honored

The Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services 22nd Annual Easing the Stigma Leadership Awards were presented to Grammy Award-wi
Sara Louise Fanelli

Passings: Louise Fanelli, 83; Businesswoman

Sara Louise Fanelli, age 83, died peacefully at her Pacific Palisades home on May 6, surrounded by her loving family. Lo
Trouble Seeing? Palisades Alliance for Seniors to Address Low Vision June 11

Trouble Seeing? Palisades Alliance for Seniors to Address Low Vision June 11

As residents age, many may have problems with vision loss. Palisades Alliance for Seniors will present “Living with Lo
Palisades Branch Library. Credit: Sue Pascoe

Friends of Palisades Library Pop-Up Book Sale to be Held Friday

Hundreds of nearly new fiction and non-fiction books, art books, cookbooks, coffeetable books, DVDs and CDs will be sold
Tom Hanks

Tom Hanks Stars as Falstaff in ‘Henry IV’ at West LA V.A.

Tom Hanks will make his L.A. stage debut as Falstaff in Shakespeare’s “Henry IV” during June at the Japane
‘Write Me a Murder’ Opens Friday at Pierson Playhouse

‘Write Me a Murder’ Opens Friday at Pierson Playhouse

The Theatre Palisades production of “Write Me a Murder” will open at 8 p.m. on Friday, June 8, and run weeke
Photojournalist Chuck Rapoport.
Photo: Lesly Hall Photography

Spotlight: Photojournalist Rapoport’s Film Commemorates Tragedy

By Laura Abruscato Contributing Writer Photos by I.C. Rapoport The sons and daughters of coal miners were the victims of