Peninsula People

 Stephanie Cartozian

La Maison d’ Avila

La Maison d’ Avila

A home for friends and wine lovers By Stephanie Cartozian In 1991, Darioush and Shahpar Khaledi were referred by a good friend to Ardeshir and Roshan Nozari of Nozari and Nozari Architects in Santa Monica. The couple was looking to build a spec house on a three-quarter acre empty lot and wanted to spend a […]

 Judy Rae

Connie Lim, Quiet no more

Connie Lim, Quiet no more

The song came from the streets. The chorus from a dream

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Portuguese Bend Soiree

Spotlight on the hill – Portuguese Bend Soiree

Arty Party at the Historic Shriver Residence

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Winter Show at Palos Verdes Art Center

Spotlight on the hill – Winter Show at Palos Verdes Art Center

Opening reception

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Jazz at Sunset

Spotlight on the hill – Jazz at Sunset

Vanderlip Heritage Fund

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Holiday mother-daughter tea

Spotlight on the hill – Holiday mother-daughter tea

Hosted by the National Charity League

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Citizen of the Year Gala

Spotlight on the hill – Citizen of the Year Gala

Community through food

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Las Madrecitas Hosts Mardis Gras Fundraiser

Spotlight on the hill – Las Madrecitas Hosts Mardis Gras Fundraiser

Laughter is Medicine

 Easy Reader Staff

Dear Cassy: Wellness Centers help students destress during crisis, finals

In crisis: Text 741741 for free crisis support 24/7

 Stephanie Cartozian

Breaking Camp – Jennifer and Paul Hennessey

Breaking Camp – Jennifer and Paul Hennessey

Jennifer and Paul Hennessey are leaving the Lunada Bay home where they raised three daughters while opening 16 restaurants, from Manhattan Beach to Las Vegas

 Kevin Cody

LABiomed CEO Dr. David Meyer carries a new ‘black bag’

LABiomed CEO Dr. David Meyer carries a new ‘black bag’

“Physicians don’t carry black bags now. But if they did, those bags would be filled with LA Biomed discoveries.” — Dr. David Meyer, CEO, LA BioMed

 Judy Rae

Spotlight on the hill – Holiday Festival Fashion

Spotlight on the hill – Holiday Festival Fashion

Torrance Memorial Puts on The Glitz

 Ryan McDonald

Former PV High surfer Nick Wapner survives great white attack off Central Coast

Former PV High surfer Nick Wapner survives great white attack off Central Coast

by Ryan McDonald Nick Wapner heard the sound of crunching fiberglass echo through the Pacific Ocean. His head was just above the surface, and his legs were inside the mouth of a shark. On Jan. 8, the Palos Verdes Estates native was surfing Montaña de Oro State Park, near Morro Bay when he was attacked […]

 Ryan McDonald

Dancing with desire   

Dancing with desire   

The Studio dance school keeps kids moving by Ryan McDonald Miss Kimmy is talking about the eyes again. Two dozen adolescent girls are bounding, popping and twisting their hearts out, and Kimmy Matich tells them their eyes are “too empty.” It’s nearing 9 p.m. on a school night at The Studio, a Palos Verdes youth […]

 Easy Reader Staff

Spotlight on the hill – Sharefest Gala

Spotlight on the hill – Sharefest Gala

2018 Non-Profit of the Year