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 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – ACT II Supports Theatre

Spotlight on the hill – ACT II Supports Theatre

ACT II raises over $450,000 through their annual Variety Show and Spring Fashion Show

  ACT II was founded in September of 1984 as a support organization for the Palos Verdes Performing Arts. This year their “Shop till you Drop” lunch included gourmet food stations and a boutique featuring clothing, purses and jewelry. The women of ACT II have raised over $450,000 through their annual Variety Show and Spring […]

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Portuguese Bend Horse Show

Spotlight on the hill – Portuguese Bend Horse Show

Portuguese Bend National Horse Show benefiting Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Peninsula Committee Children’s Hospital held their main fundraiser on September 8 — 10 at Ernie Howlett Park in Rolling Hills Estates. This was the 60th year of the Portuguese Bend National Horse Show benefiting Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA). This year’s proceeds will provide support for the CHLA Associates Endowed Chair for the Chief of […]

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Around and About Oct 2017

Around and About Oct 2017

Concerts in the Park The country honky tonk sounds of the Cody Bryant Show closed out the Malaga Cove Summer concert series on Wednesday, Aug. 30. The concert was presented by the Malaga Cove Business and Professional Association in cooperation with the Palos Verdes Police Officer’s Association. Virginia Butler and husband Les Fishman of Coldwell […]

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Spotlight on the hill – Malaga Cove Homeowners

Spotlight on the hill – Malaga Cove Homeowners

Hold Annual Meeting

The Malaga Cove Homeowners Association (MCHA) held its annual membership meeting at the Malaga Cove Library Gallery room on the evening of April 27. The evening began with a wine and cheese reception for Palos Verdes Estates’s new Mayor Jim Vandever, City Manager Tony Dahlerbruch and newly elected Council Members Sandy Davidson and Kenny Kao. […]

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Spotlight on the hill – Freedom4U raises 100K plus!

Spotlight on the hill – Freedom4U raises 100K plus!

Helping kids

Freedom4U’s annual ‘Freedom Breeze’ was held at the beautiful Palos Verdes Estates home of Ashton Smith. Freedom4U offers programs in creative arts, life skills, leadership and service learning across the South Bay and Harbor Area. Over $100,000 was raised to support programs for at-risk kids and for the teen leadership service group. Photos by Tom […]

 Stephanie Cartozian

Spotlight on the hill – Encore Circle’s opening night

Spotlight on the hill – Encore Circle’s opening night

Ricky Nelson remembered

For 35 years, The Encore Circle has provided vital support for the Norris Theatre and the Palos Verdes Performing Arts. On September 8 at the Harlyne J. Norris Pavilion, The Encore Circle enjoyed an elegant opening night dinner catered by Bites and Bashes. During dessert guests enjoyed a surprise performance of scenes from the upcoming […]

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – The Heritage Society

Spotlight on the hill – The Heritage Society

Celebrates giving

The Heritage Society, individuals who have included Torrance Memorial with a future gift in their estate plan or made a contribution annually for 10 or more consecutive years were acknowledged at a luncheon on June 15 at Palos Verdes Golf Club. Infectious disease specialist Jamie McKinnell, MD described Torrance Memorial’s cutting edge fight against antibiotic […]

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Kenny G under the stars

Spotlight on the hill – Kenny G under the stars

For Torrance Memorial and Vistas

Grammy Award-winning saxophonist Kenny G performed for the sold-out Honda Evening Under the Stars Gourmet Food and Wine Festival. Over 1,000 guests, including foodies, oenophiles, philanthropists, doctors, Vistas for Children staff and Honda executives came together to benefit Torrance Memorial Medical Center and Vistas for Children. Honda hosted the evening in partnership with the Torrance […]

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Plein Air Master Workshop

Spotlight on the hill – Plein Air Master Workshop

at Villa Narcissa

Katrina Vanderlip and Daniel Pinkham, longtime friends from Palos Verdes High School, hosted an advanced painting week in August that coincided with the solar eclipse. Vanderlip led tours of her family’s historic estate, home of the late “Father of Palos Verdes” and now of his descendents. The artists came from all over the world to […]

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Spotlight on the hill – Coach Luke at Camp Esplanade

Spotlight on the hill – Coach Luke at Camp Esplanade

Support Pediatric Therapy Network

PTN spokesperson and Lakers coach Luke Walton organized a game of basketball for kids at Camp Escapades, an innovative summer day camp for children with developmental concerns and their siblings. The camp is hosted by Rolling Hills Country Day School every August. Campers enjoy a traditional summer camp experience with crafts, music, dance and sports. […]