April 19, 2014

19 Days Left to Subscribe & Win!



19 Days Left to Subscribe & Win!

Pip the pup with the Messenger treasure box full of wonderful premiums and prizes for those who subscribe!

The Topanga Messenger Treasure Chest is full of Thank You Bonuses for you to claim when you subscribe by December 31, 2013. You are also eligible for the Grand Bonus drawing on January 19, 2014. When you subscribe by December 31, not only do we win, you are also a winner three times over.

Win #1—For a mere $20 a year, your local newspaper is delivered to your door where you will read all the Topanga news, arts and activities you care about.

Win #2—With your paid subscription you get to dip into our Treasure Chest and choose one Thank You Bonus from a generous variety of merchandise and services donated by our local businesses, entrepreneurs and artists (See list below).

Win #3—Now that you’re a committed subscriber, your name will be placed in the Treasure Chest for the Grand Bonus Drawing on Sunday, January 19.


While we mean this to be fun, the Topanga Messenger is supported by sales of subscriptions. Not by you picking it up at the store. Not by you reading your neighbor’s copy. But by you becoming a subscriber, you will assure that we continue to hold our second-class mailing permit with our beloved Post Office and to support our loyal advertisers.

It’s so simple. Subscribe now as a new, renewing, extending or gift-giving supporter of Topanga’s independent newspaper of record that has chronicled the Spirit of Topanga for 37 years.

Every home should have one. Just for subscribing, here’s what’s waiting for you:


Bird’s Nest Salon
—20% discount for hair cut & style with coupon

“Dark Shadows”—Autographed copies of “Dark Shadows” novels by Topangan Lamar Hawkins

Flowers in the Canyon—15% discount on bouquet

Golden Earth—Pure, aromatherapy chakra oils and perfumes

Heyoka Hideaway—20% discount on everything in the store with coupon

hillbillyhip Vintage Wear—$20 discount

Language Magazine—One-year subscription

Life Coach—20% discount for one-hour coaching session, Greg Friedman, Ph.D.

Malibu Ceramic Works—Handmade California historic Malibu tile, 4” x 4"

Pat's Topanga Grill—Breakfast or Lunch for two

Pebbles—20% Discount

Porchia’s Wish—50% off Holistic Stress Reduction for teens

Puremedy—One-ounce jar of healing salve

Robin Becker—Fine Art Prints (Member Topanga Canyon Gallery)

The Angel in Your Kitchen—Free loaf of sourdough bread with coupon

The Computer Doctor—$20 discount on computer repair hourly rate up to $100

Topanga Art Tile—Exquisite 6” x 6” decorative tiles

Topanga Fresh—One complimentary juice

Waterlily Café—Complimentary coffee or tea, any size


Now that you are a committed subscriber, you are eligible for the Grand Bonus Drawing at the Community House on January 19, 2014, for a chance to win one of these items:

Al Martinez—Autographed copy of "Ashes In the Rain," Essays, Collector’s item

Rebecca Andrews—Hand-crocheted purse

Artist Nancy Williams—One framed watercolor painting, “Road to Paradise”

Artist Robyn Feeley—Pet Portrait

Barbara Allen—Topanga’s tax preparation expert offers a review of one-year tax return

Bird's Nest Salon—One free haircut and style

Canyon Bistro—Complimentary $75 gift certificate

Canyon Car Service—One car ride to or from the airport

Canyon Gourmet—Basket of gourmet items

Ceramist Rebecca Catterall—Custom stoneware pie plate with your favorite family recipe transfer fired on back

“Dark Shadows” Novels—Autographed three-pack of “Dark Shadows” novels by Lamar Hawkins, aka Angelique in the classic TV soap opera, “Dark Shadows”

Dogley DoRight Dog Training—Series of three dog training sessions

Feed and Seed—Complimentary 44-pound bag of Canidae dog food

Flowers in the Canyon—$20 Gift Certificate towards a special occasion bouquet

Golden Earth—Aromatherapy body wash, lotion, chakra oils and perfumes

Heyoka Hideaway—One complimentary item of Native American jewelry (male or female)

Inn of the 7th Ray—Complimentary lunch or dinner for two

Life Coach—One coaching session with Greg Friedman, Ph.D.

Malibu Ceramic Works—Historic Malibu Tile, “Catalina Bird” mural, 12” x 18”

Mountain Mermaid—One-night stay at this historic Topanga venue

“Night Ride With Dahlia”—Topanga poet Philip Daughtry’s first novel.

Pat's Topanga Grill—Breakfast or lunch for two

Photographs—Tryptich of 3 photocards by Pamela Leeds in black matte glazed wood frame

Porchia's Wish—3-package series of private holistic stress reduction sessions for teens age 12-19

Randy Chance Music School—One hour music lesson

Rebecca and James Catterall—Two-night stay at the Catterall’s Pine Mountain log cabin, sleeps 6

Sarah Priest Staging—Complimentary home staging consultation

Serving Topanga—One single space/inside ad in the March Issue

The Angel in Your Kitchen—One custom-made chocolate cake

Theatricum Botanicum—Two adult season passes to four plays of 2014 Summer Season

Tony Verebes, Photography—One photography portrait session

Topanga Historical Society—“The Topanga Story: Expanded Edition" of Topanga’s history

Topanga Lumber—Down vest

Topanga Mac—Computer home training and tune-up (local)

Topanga Messenger—Lifetime subscription to Topanga’s newspaper of record since 1976

Topanga Pet Resort—Two Free nights of Boarding & Training for your dog

Topanga Pet Resort—Two fun days of Doggy Day Care at their Camp

Topanga Town Council—2014 Resident Family Access card

Topanga Town Council—Complimentary Premium Business Directory listing upgrade on OneTopanga.com.