Neighborhood News

The Highlands | Biker Rescued

Los Angeles Fire Department crews rescued a 23-year-old woman who suffered an upper arm injury while mountain biking along Eagle Springs Fire Road in Pacific Palisades on Tuesday evening, May 21, at about 7 p.m.

“Transport will be by helicopter as the patient is too far up the trail to facilitate a ground transport,” LAFD Public Service Officer Margaret Stewart reported.                     

—SARAH SHMERLING


The Village | Book Sale

The Friends of the Library will host their next Book Sale in the Palisades Branch Library parking lot on Saturday, June 1, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The sale will feature an assortment of gently used contemporary fiction and non-fiction books—all donations to the Friends’ program.

“Friends of the Library are grateful for the support and for those patrons who are always very pleased to find just what they are looking for, or even what is unexpected, at our parking lot sales,” Sandy Eddy said ahead of the event.          

—SARAH SHMERLING


Pacific Palisades | Sunset Collision

An accident involving students from Palisades Charter High School occurred on Sunset Boulevard between Chautauqua Boulevard and Brooktree Road on Saturday night, May 18, Los Angeles Fire Department Station 69 Captain Darryl Mitchell told the Palisadian-Post.

Station 69 responded immediately to the scene of the accident, along with four rescue ambulances.

“None of the six occupants were in grave condition,” Mitchell told the Post. “It was a survivable accident.”        

—JAMES GAGE


Pacific Coast Highway | Upcoming Road Closures

Caltrans plans to close a lane of southbound and northbound Pacific Coast Highway for paving work on Thursday, May 30, and Friday, May 31.

One lane of PCH will be closed overnight from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Thursday southbound Chautauqua Boulevard to McClure Tunnel and on Friday northbound from McClure Tunnel to Chautauqua Boulevard.

Closures are weather permitting and subject to change.

—SARAH SHMERLING