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The lunch club (and Siri) visited Taverna Tony in Malibu.
Photo: Barry Stein

Palisades Lunch Club Welcomes New Member

By Bob Vickrey Special to the Palisades News In the last couple of years since our monthly lunch club began visiting some of Southern California’s most famous and historic restaurants, we’ve been pressured by many friends who have expressed strong interest in joining our four...
The Harisienne technique is a new method for rejuvenating the face.

Harisienne Facial Available at Oasis Palisades

By Sue Pascoe Editor Most women and some men in Pacific Palisades have had facials, if only for a special life celebration. But few have had a Harisienne treatment, because up until about a year ago, those facials were available only in Japan and France. Maria Iorillo, an aesthet...

Obstacles Encountered in Downsizing

By Michael Edlen Special to the Palisades News The following are some obstacles that can stand in the way of making a transition to a new living situation: Becoming overwhelmed by actions required to sell and move. Concerns about making a wrong and irreversible decision. Concerns...
Brendan Jacobson

Google’s Jacobson Will Speak At Palisades Chamber Event

Brendan Jacobson, the strategic partnerships manager for Google, will be the next speaker in the Pacific Palisades Chamber of Commerce Distinguished Speaker Series, Thursday, March 30. Jacobson, who is based in the San Francisco Bay area, will speak at 8 a.m. at a breakfast at Pe...
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Palisades News Letters: Parent Unhappy About PaliHi Start

PPRA Supports Pad-Mount Pacific Palisades Residents Association (PPRA) supports the pad-mounted alternative for the “temporary” distribution station to be constructed on Sunset near Marquez. The pad-mounted alternative is economically feasible, can be constructed as quickly a...
Scott Beal
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Resident Donates $15,000 to Pacific Palisades Task Force on Homelessness

By Laurel Busby Staff Writer Scott Beal read about the endeavors of the Pacific Palisades Community Council’s Task Force on Homelessness in November and decided to get involved. He both donated $15,000 and joined the task force to provide not just his money but also his time in...
Dr. Walter Brueggemann

Stern Lecture at St. Matthew’s

Dr. Walter Brueggemann will be the featured speaker at this year’s Stern Lecture on March 24 and 25 at St. Matthew’s Church, 1031 Bienveneda Ave. To reserve a seat for this free, limited-capacity event, email sternlecture@stmatthews.com or call: (310) 454- 1358 ext.128. The l...
Marianna D. Birnbaum

Vital History in Palisadian’s ‘1944’

By Barbara Gould Special to the Palisades News In her memoir, 1944: A Year Without Goodbyes, Palisadian Marianna D. Birnbaum provides a heartfelt account about how the Holocaust devastated her family. Originally published in Hungarian, her book was translated into English and pub...
Palisadians Should Expect Delays on Sunset Boulevard

Palisadians Should Expect Delays on Sunset Boulevard

by Sue Pascoe Editor Now through June, expect driving delays on Sunset Boulevard between El Medio and Via de la Paz. The next phase of the Temescal Canyon Pole-top Distribution Station installation will involve working in an underground vault on Sunset. A warning sign for the DWP...