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Clockwise from top-left: The stunning view that awaits hikers at the end of the Los Leones Trail, the Getty Villa, Self-Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine, Will Rogers State Historic Park. Photos: Courtesy.

Pali Spring Break Staycation

By Melanie Williams-Galuten School’s out! No plans?  No worries!  Pacific Palisades just happens to be one o
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Man Killed By Car On PCH Near Getty Villa

On Saturday, May 26, a man was struck by a car and killed in the 18200 block of Pacific Coast Highway, reports the Los A
The entryway of the Italianate villa is framed by nude statues on tall pillars. To the left is a paved terrace with a stairway down to a terraced garden overlooking the ocean.

Paradise above the Sea: Villa Leon

By Libby Motika Palisades News Contributor Photos by Douglas Hill Photography In 1974, inspired by the Villa dei Papyri
From left: Stephanie Andrea Barron (Iphigenia); Mark Montgomery (Agamemnon) and Sandra Marquez (Clytemnestra). Photo: Craig Schwartz

Agamemnon’s Dilemma Yields Tragic Consequences in Getty Villa Performance

By Libby Motika Palisades News Contributor As we see how the weight of being king and general of the Greek army bows the
Haunted House Party players, from left: Rick Batalla (slave boy/Simo), Misty Cotton (Delphium), Matt Walker (Tranio/director/adapter), Matthew Patrick Davis (Callidamates), Tyler Kind (Troupe Crew), Joey Kean (Philematium), and Nicholas Cutro (Philoaches). Photo: Craig Schwartz

Hilarity Prevails at the Getty Villa

By Libby Motika Palisades News Contributor Mayhem has been untethered this summer at the Getty Villa. Cowbells, pratfall
The J. Paul Getty Museum, opened in 1974, was modeled after the Villa dei Papiri, the largest and most luxuriously furnished seaside villa that had been found during the early excavations at Herculaneum in Italy in the 1700s. Photo copyright J. Paul Getty Trust

Examining ‘The Burdens of Wealth’

By Libby Motika Palisades News Contributor Burton Fredericksen’s book The Burdens of Wealth is a Bildungsroman, descri