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 Teri Marin

Calendar – February to March

Peninsula Seniors Weekly and periodic activities. Call the Center for more information (310) 377-3003 or for Peninsula Newsletter for Active Seniors go to: pvseniors.org. Native Plant Nursery Volunteer Days Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. Enjoy nurturing seedlings and help plants grow for habitat restoration projects. Must RSVP 48 hours in advance. Sign up at: www.pvplc.volunteerhub.com […]

 Judy Rae

DAM-Cancer Foundation (David Andrew Maddan)

DAM-Cancer Foundation (David Andrew Maddan)

At the Vanderlip Cottage

Since July of 2009, the David Andrew Maddan (DAM) Foundation has provided more than 300 financial grants to young adult patients ages 18-35 with cancer. The group is considered to be the most financially vulnerable of all cancer age groups. At the Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, the DAM Foundation is currently funding a clinical trial […]

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Asia America Symphony

Spotlight on the hill – Asia America Symphony

Starbright boutique

Co-chairs Marlene Okada and Chris Naito organized a Christmas boutique to benefit the Asia America Symphony. Music Director David Benoit, along with hosts Julian and Carolyn Elliott at their Tuscan Estate perched above the waves of the Pacific Ocean, made the party a memorable one. Luxury and collectible vendors were set up throughout the first […]

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Kentucky Derby Party

Spotlight on the hill – Kentucky Derby Party

“An Evening with Friends”

The South Bay Friends of the Orthopædic Institute for Children (OIC) hosted a fundraiser gala, “An Evening with Friends…Kentucky Derby Party,” on October 28 at the Crowne Plaza Redondo Beach. For the first time Las Madrecitas and Las Amigas de Las Lomas, both Palos Verdes-based auxiliary organizations, participated in the fundraiser. Guests enjoyed dinner, drinks, […]

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – PV Juniors Denim and Diamonds

Spotlight on the hill – PV Juniors Denim and Diamonds

The Palos Verdes Junior Women’s Club Holiday Jubilee

The Palos Verdes Junior Women’s Club celebrated 60 years of service to the South Bay community at a sold out December 3 luncheon at the Palos Verdes Golf Club. Focusing on raising monies for charities that serve women and children in crisis, PV Juniors has supported Pediatric Therapy Network, Cancer Support Community and the Harbor […]

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Peninsula Rotary Honors

Spotlight on the hill – Peninsula Rotary Honors

For anyone who isn’t familiar with Sichuan cuisine, a meal at Rui Ji may be a challenge, but that’s exactly the reason to go there

Nine Peninsula educators were honored by their colleagues at a November dinner, hosted by the Palos Verdes Peninsula Rotary Club. The Rotary Club has sponsored this annual event for the last decade, and prior to that was a co-sponsor for the 37 year old event. Rotarians joined 260 guests at the Palos Verdes Golf Club […]

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – TMMC Festival of Fashions

Festival of Fashions benefiting TMMC to raise funds for the transformation of the North Patient Tower

Torrance Memorial Medical Center kicked off the holiday season on November 28, for more than 600 South Bay guests, with the 34th Annual Holiday Festival of Fashion Show. The sold-out, high fashion event on the medical center grounds, featured elegant cocktail attire for day and evening, by Lourdes Chavez, as well as rare and original […]

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Peninsula Rotary Honors

Spotlight on the hill – Peninsula Rotary Honors

Nine Peninsula educators were honored as Educators of the Year

Nine Peninsula educators were honored by their colleagues at a November dinner, hosted by the Palos Verdes Peninsula Rotary Club. The Rotary Club has sponsored this annual event for the last decade, and prior to that was a co-sponsor for the 37 year old event. Rotarians joined 260 guests at the Palos Verdes Golf Club […]

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – TMMC Festival of Fashions

Spotlight on the hill – TMMC Festival of Fashions

Festival of Fashions benefiting TMMC to raise funds for the transformation of the North Patient Tower

Torrance Memorial Medical Center kicked off the holiday season on November 28, for more than 600 South Bay guests, with the 34th Annual Holiday Festival of Fashion Show. The sold-out, high fashion event on the medical center grounds, featured elegant cocktail attire for day and evening, by Lourdes Chavez, as well as rare and original […]

 Judy Rae

Around & About December Peninsula 2017

Around & About December Peninsula 2017

Devon Bonebrake. Photo courtesy of Rolling Hills Country Club Devan Bonebrake has been named Director of Golf Instruction at the newly-renovated Rolling Hills Country Club. Bonebrake is the owner of the Southern California Golf Academy in Carlsbad.  “Rolling Hills Golf Academy has the most advanced technology of any academy in California,” said Bonebrake, who was […]

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