Peninsula People

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the Hill – Harvest Festival and Octoberfest

Spotlight on the Hill – Harvest Festival and Octoberfest

Hundreds of families came out for the annual harvest festival at the Lunada Bay Plaza

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the Hill – Old Fort Mac Arthur

Spotlight on the Hill – Old Fort Mac Arthur

History buffs from around the Western United States showed up at Old Fort MacArthur Days

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the Hill – 50th Anniversary Gala

Spotlight on the Hill – 50th Anniversary Gala

The Peninsula Symphony Orchestra celebrated its 50th anniversary of presenting free concerts to the community

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the Hill – And the GRAMMY Goes to…

Spotlight on the Hill – And the GRAMMY Goes to…

The Torrance Memorial Foundation hosted a dinner party at the GRAMMY Museum at LA Live

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the Hill – Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy

Spotlight on the Hill – Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy

The Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy in partnership with Terranea Resort and Whole Foods Market hosted the Basque themed alfresco dinner

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the Hill – Glass receives Freedom4You George and Etty Allen Award

Spotlight on the Hill – Glass receives Freedom4You George and Etty Allen Award

Long time Peninsula volunteer and benefactor Jacky Glass was presented with the George and Etty Allen Lifetime Achievement Award

 Richard Foss

Farm to Terranea – Chef Bernard Ibarra

Farm to Terranea “We are venturing into uncharted waters with different flavors and textures…” — Terranea Chef Bernard Ibarra by Richard Foss Most of the people who attended the Third Annual Farm-to-Terranea Celebration of Food and Wine at Terranea last month probably didn’t give much thought to the way that the event was put together. […]

 Richard Foss

Beach Dining – HT Grill

A change of courses HT Grill unveils a new menu that challenges expectations. by Richard Foss I have been told by people who are experts in such things that the pattern of taste buds on your tongue is as individual as your fingerprints or retinal pattern. Along with the chemistry of your saliva, this affects […]

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the Hill – Peninsula Heritage Gala

Spotlight on the Hill – Peninsula Heritage Gala

Peninsula Heritage School’s annual Spring Gala, hosted by the PHS Parent Association

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the Hill – Viva Espana!

Spotlight on the Hill – Viva Espana!

An intimate, gourmet dinner for 10 was held September 18 at the Palos Verdes home

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the Hill – Providence Gala

Spotlight on the Hill – Providence Gala

The Providence Celebration Gala, benefiting the Torrance and San Pedro Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Centers, celebrated its 40th

 Esther Kang

Homegrown virtuoso: Young Palos Verdes native arpeggiates to international acclaim

Homegrown virtuoso: Young Palos Verdes native arpeggiates to international acclaim

A plastic toy keyboard he received from his parents on his sixth birthday sealed Adam Coleman’s fate. “Apparently, I would just sit there for hours at a time plucking at the keys that lit up,” said the now  21-year-old Coleman. “I learned some classic pieces that way.” The following year, his parents took him to […]

 Richard Foss

Il canto Italiani [RESTAURANT REVIEW]

Il canto Italiani [RESTAURANT REVIEW]

Chef Aliaga’s in-house pastas and sausages and co-owner Lou Giovanetti voice make for magical meals

Chef Aliaga’s in-house pastas and sausages and co-owner Lou Giovanetti voice make for magical meals

 Kevin Cody

Modern Zen Architect Luis de Moraes sought harmony through design at the western tip of Rancho Palos Verdes

Modern Zen  Architect Luis de Moraes sought harmony through design at the western tip of Rancho Palos Verdes

Architect Luis de Moraes sought harmony through design at the western tip of Rancho Palos Verdes

 Mark McDermott

A beautiful boy: How faith and community helped the Bisignano family survive the loss of their son Jonathan, and the lessons in love his life imparted

A beautiful boy: How faith and community helped the Bisignano family survive the loss of their son Jonathan, and the lessons in love his life imparted

by Mark McDermott Jonathan Bisignano was two years old and ready to see the world. His family was living in South Redondo at the time, and Jonathan was playing by himself in the backyard. Then he wasn’t. His mother Angela Bisignano looked outside and her son was nowhere to be found. Panic set in. He’d […]

1 2 3 28