Peninsula People

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Lundquist receives Champion of Business award

Spotlight on the hill –  Lundquist receives Champion of Business award

Richard Lundquist was presented with the City of El Segundo Champion of Business award

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Palos Verdes Performing Arts Encore Circle Season Opening Dinner

The Palos Verdes Performing Arts Center’s Encore Circle support group celebrated the opening of the 34th season

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Knabe thanks Peninsula, wishes he could do more

Spotlight on the hill – Knabe thanks Peninsula, wishes he could do more

Knabe was presented with the Palos Verdes Citizen of the Year award

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Kenny G performs at Honda Evening Under the Stars

Spotlight on the hill – Kenny G performs at  Honda Evening Under the Stars

Kenny G performs at Honda Evening Under the Stars Event Proceeds will benefit Torrance Memorial Pediatrics, Providence TrinityKids Care, a program of Providence TrinityCare, and Vistas for Children. Saxophonist and Grammy Award-winning star Kenny G performed for guests at the  30th Annual “Honda Evening Under the Stars Children’s Healthcare Gourmet Food and Wine Tasting Festival.” […]

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Portuguese Bend National Horse Show Charity Providing Hope for Childhood Cancers

Spotlight on the hill – Portuguese Bend National Horse Show  Charity Providing Hope for Childhood Cancers

The Portuguese Bend National Horse Show held at Ernie Howlett Park in Rolling Hills Estates

 Kevin Cody

Continental’s Lundquist receives El Segundo’s Champion of Business Award

Rolling Hills resident Richard Lundquist was presented with the City of El Segundo Champion of Business award.

 Mark McDermott

Vivaha extraordinaire

   Neil and Sanam Chhabria begin a new life together by following four centuries of tradition with a three day celebration by Mark McDermott Sanam and Neil Chhabria were married August 20 in a traditional Hindu wedding, or Viva Neil and Sanam Chhabria begin a new life together by following four centuries of tradition with a […]

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Great Gatsby Ball H.E.L.P. Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Spotlight on the hill – Great Gatsby Ball  H.E.L.P. Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Spotlight on the hill Great Gatsby Ball H.E.L.P. Celebrates 20th Anniversary Healthcare & Elder Law Programs Corp. (H.E.L.P.), a South Bay non-profit education and counseling center for seniors and their families, celebrated its 20th Anniversary at the Palos Verdes Golf Club with a Roaring 20’s Great Gatsby Ball. Honorees were Sharon Ryan, Sharon Guthrie, and […]

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Fourth Annual Jester & Pharley Tennis Tournament Benefiting Children With Cancer

Spotlight on the hill – Fourth Annual Jester & Pharley Tennis Tournament Benefiting Children With Cancer

Spotlight on the hill – Fourth Annual Jester & Pharley Tennis Tournament Benefiting Children With Cancer The rousing round-robin event at Alta Vista Park in Redondo Beach raised funds to provide copies of David Saltzman’s award-winning children’s book The Jester Has Lost His Jingle and Jester & Pharley Dolls to young cancer patients at Harbor-UCLA […]

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the Hill – Vistas for Children Golf Tournament

Spotlight on the Hill – Vistas for Children Golf Tournament

Nearly 100 golfers participated in Vistas for Children’s annual golf tournament at the Palos Verdes Golf Club. The tournament raised $32,000, which will benefit South Bay children’s charities.

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Libertarian candidate Johnson meets with South Bay supporters

Spotlight on the hill – Libertarian candidate Johnson  meets with South Bay supporters

Spotlight on the hill – Libertarian candidate Johnson meets with South Bay supporters Kerry Welsh knew he’d found a presidential candidate he could support when Libertarian Party presidential candidate Gary Johnson stayed at the Rancho Palos Verdes home of Welsh and his wife Helen. Despite RPV’s steep hills, the candidate wanted to go on a bike […]

 Kevin Cody

El Camino College’s new president Dena Maloney encourages business partnerships

El Camino College’s new president Dena Maloney encourages business partnerships

This past February, Dena Maloney was named the sixth president in El Camino college’s six decade history and its first female president. Maloney keeps a copy of the 1947 Warrior yearbook in her office for reasons other than the obvious fondness for her father, a member of the College’s inaugural class. The yearbook is a reminder of El Camino’s future.

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the Hill – Volunteer Center Honors Four Legends in our Time

Spotlight on the Hill – Volunteer Center Honors Four Legends in our Time

Four prominent Palos Verdes men have been named Legends in Our Time by the Volunteer Center’s Affinity Group.

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the Hill – Torrance Memorial Honors Heritage Society

Spotlight on the Hill – Torrance Memorial Honors Heritage Society

Torrance Memorial Heritage Society members and donors who have made a contribution annually for 10 or more consecutive years were acknowledged and appreciated at a luncheon on June 9 at Palos Verdes Golf Club.

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the Hill – Raju House Launch

Spotlight on the Hill – Raju House Launch

Summertime was the right season for the unveiling of a newly built 9,000 square foot Rolling Hills home, hosted by the Chhabria and the Fozoonmehr families.