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

White Point Home Tour – Paean to the preserve

White Point Home Tour – Paean to the preserve

The annual White Point Home tour benefits the neighboring nature preserve and education center

by Stephanie Cartozian For many years, the 102 acres of oceanfront land on the north side of Paseo Del Mar off of Western Avenue in San Pedro was closed off to the public by a chain link fence. Then in 2001, a 25 year management agreement was signed between the Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy […]

 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

Life in 3D

Life in 3D

The first step toward printing a human organ from a 3D printer was to print human tissue. And that part’s done

by Yvonne Liu Keith Murphy worked for the pioneering biopharmaceutical giant and Wall Street darling Amgen for over a decade when he quit to co-found the audaciously named Organovo in 2007. The Rolling Hills resident  meant the name of his start-up to be taken literally. Oganovo’s goal was to manufacture new organs, utilizing the newly […]

 Judy Rae

Staying the course

Staying the course

The McCaws follow their own inner compasses

In their studio: Dan McCaw (seated) with sons Danny and John. Photo by Bondo Wyszpolski by Bondo Wyszpolski The McCaws are artists, but they have it down to a science. This is to say that Dan, the father, and his two sons, John and Danny, have well-formed ideas about the painting process, from the initial […]

 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 […]

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – PVPHS Athletic Booster Club

Spotlight on the hill – PVPHS Athletic Booster Club

Panthers Kick-Off Party

The Annual 27th All Sports Kick-Off Party, hosted by Mark and Rosa Easton of Rolling Hill, included parents, coaches, students and fans. Along with Mexican fare provided by the South Bay’s Taco Man, there was a no host bar and performances by the PVPHS band, drill team and cheerleading squads. The club seeks to raise […]