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Culver City Council Extends Commercial Eviction Moratorium Through May 31

The Culver City Council met via conference call Monday night in compliance with the County Health Department's guidelines on large groups meeting in the wake of the Covid-19 crisis. During the conference call, which was broadcast live on the city's website, the Council voted to extend the commercial eviction moratorium through May 31, confirming the City Manager's order of April 7....

Current Coronavirus Totals

As of press time the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health reports 34 cases of COVID19 in Culver City with one death attributed to the virus. Countywide the total infected stands at 10,047 with 360 deaths. The rate of infection in Culver City has risen to 85.2 per 100,000...

Exer Urgent Care Now Offering COVID-19 Testing

Exer Urgent Care, an ER alternative staffed by ER doctors, today announced onsite testing for COVID-19 is available at clinic locations across Southern California. This news comes following Los Angeles Mayor, Eric Garcetti's announcement that any Los Angeles County resident who has symptoms may apply to be tested for the virus. In efforts to support patient care, Exer is offering drive-up...

City Should Assume Liability For Unpaid Rents

Dear Editor, I sent the following to Culver City's City Manager John Nachbar regarding his Public Order dated March 27, 2020, which in essence puts the onerous on landlords to assume a financial burden if a tenant is unable to pay rent due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Dear Mr. Nachbar, I read your Public Order dated March 27, 2020 and I understand the need for tenant protection during this...

WNBA Draft Live On-Air Friday

WNBA Draft Presented by State Farm to Air Live on ESPN, Friday, April 17, at 7 p.m. ET • Ryan Ruocco, Rebecca Lobo & Sue Bird in Bristol, Conn.; Holly Rowe Joins Remotely • Numerous First Round Draftees Slated to Join Telecast • Alyssa Altobelli, Gianna Bryant, Payton Chester and Kobe Bryant Honored • Encore Presentation of 2019 WNBA Finals Game 5 Follows on ESPN • Week-Long,...

Eckhaus and Miller Top All-Ocean League Football Selections

Last year Culver City football hit another historic milestone when they went to their third CIF Semi-Final in a row. Obviously, after the success of the CIF Championship of 2018, many people hoped for back-to-back championships and a State title. Unfortunately the Centaurs had an aberration, committing five turnovers during their semi-final loss to St. Paul thwarting their chance for a second...

ROBERT “Sweet Old Bob” MARTZ

Robert Martz was born in Cleveland, Ohio on August 15, 1931. He married Joan (Mary Joan Polivka), also from Cleveland, in 1953. While in the Army, their first child, George, was born, and at only 30 days old, he went to be with the Lord in 1954. When Bob was discharged from the Army, he and Joan headed to Southern California to start a new life. Bob worked in heating and air conditioning for ten...

Restaurants

The below listings are taken from public notifications. We have made every effort to display the correct information. Customers should check with the individual businesses for changes. Local business wo wish to be listed for free should email publisher@culvercityobserver.com and put Free Listing in the subject title. George Petrelli’s Steakhouse Wed-Sun 1-7pm Takeout Orders with curbside pickup...

World’s Most Remote Territory Bans Visitors, In an Attempt to Avoid Covid-19 outbreak

By Samuel Alioto Coronavirus epidemic avoided (hopefully) in the world's most remote inhabited islands, Tristan de Cunha Citing an influenza epidemic somehow brought to the Island in March, the government of the world's most remote territory has banned any visitors for the time being. The hope is that the Wuhan Coronavirus will not infect the islands population of 246 people. Pitcairn...