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  • This year’s co-captains (left to right) Ally Stahl, Rachael Smuts, Deryn Greene and Sammy Stahl provide support to Coach Betsy Economou (center).

    PaliHi Girls Lacrosse Aims for City Title

    By Sue Pascoe Editor Runner-up a year ago to Birmingham, the Palisades High School girls lacrosse team is favored to bring home the City Section title this year after defeating their nemesis 13-9 on April 11. Coached by Betsy Economou, who was Maryland’s Female High School Athl...
  • Mark O’Connor

    St. Matthew’s Music Guild to Feature Mark O’Connor, Astor Piazzolla

    St. Matthew’s Music Guild will feature composers Mark O’Connor and Astor Piazzolla in “Four Seasons of the Americas” at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 20, at St. Matthew’s Church, 1031 Bienveneda Ave. O’Connor is an American bluegrass, jazz and country violinist/fiddler and ...
  • Storybook home in Brentwood Park.

    Pacific Palisades Garden Tour Inspires Landscape Ideas

    By Libby Motika and Laurie Rosenthal Photos by Lesly Hall Photography The annual Pacific Palisades Garden Tour, set for noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 22, promises a variety of landscape ideas that showcase the bounty of plants that thrive in our Mediterranean climate. Some of t...
  • Diane Carstens  Credit: http://www.gsiresearch.com/our-team.aspx

    Living Options to be Presented to Palisades Alliance for Seniors Meeting April 23

    The Palisades Alliance for Seniors will present “Senior Living Options: Understanding the Big Picture” at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, April 23, at the Palisades Library community room, 861 Alma Real. The talk is free. The speaker will be Diane Carstens, vice president of Consumer R...
  • Bellacures and India Hicks Aid Palisades Woman’s Club

    Bellacures, a salon for hands and feet, and India Hicks of London-Harbour Island, whose products include bath and body, jewelry and accessories, are hosting an open house and shopping for a cause event from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 26, at Bellacures, 970 Monument St. ...
  • The Tongva built canoes to travel from island to mainland and for fishing and hunting sea mammals.

    Santa Monica History Museum Exhibit Honors L.A.’s First People

    By Libby Motika Palisades News Contributor In the early 1800s, an Indian girl spent 18 years alone on the desolate island of San Nicholas, using her wit and the wisdom of her ancestors to sustain body and spirit. At the time of the European contact, two distinct ethnic groups occ...
  • Kay N' Daves Credit: Yelp

    Dining With Grace: Kay N’ Daves

    Following an electrical fire in October, 2016, this popular Palisades Mexican eatery had to be closed down for repairs and remodeling, leaving many local diners upset. But hurrah! The restaurant has reopened with a liquor license that enables customers to order specialty drinks l...
  • David Ullendorff, Mathnasium company owner, and Palisades Center Director Skylar Kerzner. Photo: Bart Bartholomew

    Math Can Be Fun at Mathnasium in Pacific Palisades

    By Sue Pascoe Editor Mathnasium instructors strive to teach children to enjoy math and also feel confident in their math skills. “Building confidence, that’s far and away the biggest goal,” said Skylar Kerzner, who recently opened a franchise at 15233 La Cruz. “Just feeli...
  • Rick Caruso
Photo: Bart Bartholomew

    Editorial: It’s Okay to Ask Caruso Questions

    By Sue Pascoe Editor There’s no question that people have a lot of questions about Caruso’s Palisades Village as it takes shape along Swarthmore, Monument and Sunset, progressing towards a September 22 grand opening. This questioning about every aspect of the project, from it...
  • Palisades High School students staged a walkout to commemorate and support students in Parkland, Florida.
Photo: Bart Bartholomew

    Viewpoint: Buoyed by the Fury of Teenagers

    By Peter Krietler Palisades News Contributor As a retired minister who spent a career working with teenagers, including 20 years here in Pacific Palisades at St. Matthew’s, and now watching my three teenage grandchildren grow up in this uncertain world, I have been filled with ...