December 22, 2014

Nutcracker Kids Shine

 Hello! We were so excited to see the story on Topanga kids in the Westside Ballet Nutcracker coming up this weekend. Thank you for shining a light on their hard work. We love the photo of our daughter Zoe and her friends. n —Rainer Mack… [Read More...]

Kudos for NTCFSC

 Dear Editor, Kudos to the North Topanga Canyon Fire Safe Council (NTCFSC). In addition to their extensive educational program about living with and mitigating the fire risks in our beautiful, but fire-prone, community (see "NTCFSC Progress Report," Topanga Messenger, Vol. 38, No. 24, Dec. 4, 2014), the NTCFSC helps neighborhoods and individuals in the endeavor. We thank Beth Burnam and Ryan Ulyate (co-chairs) for their efforts in improving fir… [Read More...]

Praise for NTCFSC

 Dear Editor, I would personally give a whole-hearted shout out to the NTCFSC for their organization and tireless efforts to make our canyon a safer environment for my family, business and the business’ employees. Having witnessed the power of wildfire in the Santa Monica Mountains, I see their work as invaluable for its common sense approach to removing hazardous fuel along our roadways, our only egress in case of a wildfire. Our canyon has a lo… [Read More...]