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Editorial: Giving Can Help You Feel Happier

Editorial: Giving Can Help You Feel Happier

Although April is generally not considered the giving season, the News is sure that with all the tax refunds coming our
Kenneth Turan

Kenneth Turan ‘Predicts’ the Oscars

By Bill Bruns and Sue Pascoe L.A. Times film critic Kenneth Turan made his annual appearance at the Pacific Palisades Op
Pacific Palisades Optimist Club Grant Applications Available

Pacific Palisades Optimist Club Grant Applications Available

The Pacific Palisades Optimist Club, whose motto is “Friend of Youth” and whose goal is “Bring Out the Best in Kid
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

Palisades Optimist Club’s Oratorical Contest Opens to High School Students

The Pacific Palisades Optimist Club’s Oratorical Contest, which awards monetary prizes to winners and a chance to
Pacific Palisades Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Arnie Wishnick (left) accepts a check from Optimist John Peterson (right) for the Mr. and Miss Palisades pageant. This year's winners were Daniel Allen and Maude Tipton. Credit: Richard Wilken

Palisades Optimists Announce First Ever Middle School Essay Contest

For the first time in the club’s history, the Pacific Palisades Optimist Club is announcing a middle school essay cont
Stuart Kaiser (left) received the Mentor Award for his support for the Optimist Youth Home from Optimist Foundation CEO Sil Orlando.

Stu Kaiser Honored by Palisades Optimist Youth Homes

Palisadian Stuart Kaiser was honored during an October 25 gala at the South Park Center in downtown Los Angeles for his
Sue Pascoe (left) and Don Scott watch as PaliHi College Counselors Ruth Grubbs and Diane Hurst (right) accept a check to help students with college extras. Photo: Rich Wilken

Palisades Optimist Club Seeks New Members

The Pacific Palisades Optimist Club, founded in 1956, has started a membership drive. The club’s motto is “Friend of
Pacific Palisades Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Arnie Wishnick (left) accepts a check from Optimist John Peterson (right) for the Mr. and Miss Palisades pageant. This year's winners were Daniel Allen and Maude Tipton. Credit: Richard Wilken

Palisades News Letters: Thanks to the Optimists

Thank you so much for selecting Better Angels as a 2017 Pacific Palisades Optimist Club grant recipient. We could not be
The 40th anniversary of the Palisades Will Rogers 5/10K Race had a record number of runners.

Will Rogers 5/10K Sees Record Turnout

By Sue Pascoe Editor Photos by Luis Velasquez This was the 40th anniversary of the Will Rogers 10K race, which was start