May 2, 2016

LACESMA Celebrates 75th Anniversary Diamond Jubilee, May 15

 Topanga’s “Ultimate Music Teacher,” Jeanne Mitchell managed to nail the Music Center for this once-in-a-lifetime gala event. On Sunday, May 15, from 4 to 8 p.m., in the Grand Ballroom of the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion at the Los Angeles Music Center, the Los Angeles City Elementary Schools Music Association (LACESMA), will celebrate their 75th Anniversary of promoting elementary music education in the Los An… [Read More...]

67th Annual Chamber Awards Dinner Celebrates in Grand Style

 Hundreds of candles glowed like stars against elegant black-and-white linen tablecloths as more than 150 VIPS, honorees and guests gathered to enjoy the 67th Annual Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet that took place on Saturday, April 2, at the Community House. Canyon Gourmet’s wine selections were a superb prequel to the evening’s elegant feast provided by Canyon Girls Catering followed by scrumptious vegan and non-vegan des… [Read More...]

43rd Annual Topanga Days Country Fair, May 28, 29 and 30

 The 43rd Annual Topanga Days Country Fair will take place Saturday, Sunday and Monday, May 28, 29, 30, from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. daily, at the Topanga Community Club (TCC) grounds. Los Lobos is the featured musical headliner for the weekend. The Memorial Day Parade gathers at Pine Tree Circle early on Monday, May 30, and begins its march to the TCC at 8:30 a.m. A throwback to an era of hippies, peace and love, Topanga… [Read More...]

SPORTS—History Waits for No One

 Three history-defining events may change a city. This was supposed to be a review on James Franco. His new film The Adderall Diaries is going straight to video on demand and shows how pursuing new avenues circumvent the traditional Hollywood caste system. However, when not one, but three huge sports events happen in one day, that’s the story that requires attention. Three events. All historical. All affecting Los Angeles. We’ll start in… [Read More...]