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Whirlwind 40th year for St. Vincent Meals on Wheels

Whirlwind 40th year for St. Vincent Meals on Wheels

| December 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Since 1977, St. Vincent Meals on Wheels (MOW) has served homebound seniors in Los Angeles. The organization spent much of 2017 celebrating its 40th anniversary. Celebratory (and financially supportive) events were presented all last year. Spearheaded by MOW’s locally based support group, Cuisine à Roulettes, which was founded by Nelly Llanos Kilroy and other area […]

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Forbes includes Devin Jameson in its ‘30 under 30’ list

Forbes includes Devin Jameson in its ‘30 under 30’ list

| December 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

A few short years ago, when Devin Jameson was growing up in Windsor Square, who knew he’d be in the “Forbes Magazine” “30 under 30” list for consumer technology leaders? He and co-founders Jake Reisch and Matt Reiners are included for providing wireless headphones to senior communities, creating something high-tech that serves people often claiming […]

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Five-term mayor Tom  Bradley’s 100th celebrated

Five-term mayor Tom Bradley’s 100th celebrated

| December 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Board of Trustees of the Los Angeles Community College District honored the life and contributions of the late Mayor Tom Bradley at a 100th birthday celebration at Los Angeles Trade Technical College in December. The Board of Trustees named a facility at the college in honor of Mayor Bradley. The five-term mayor is known […]

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Fitness and Health: Physician’s road to a winning physique

Fitness and Health: Physician’s road to a winning physique

| December 28, 2017 | 2 Comments

A year ago, if anyone had asked Dr. Valerie Ulene (Windsor Square) if she were a fan of weight lifting, she would have answered in the negative. Last month, however, after six months of training, she competed in the open amateur division for the Organization of Competition Bodies (OCB) in Hollywood. How it all began […]

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Couple celebrates memory of daughter, raises funds for charity

Couple celebrates memory of daughter, raises funds for charity

| December 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

A 10-year celebration took place recently at the Hancock Park home of John and Andrea Nelson Meigs. Their backyard was filled with family and friends who joined in recognizing a breakthrough year for Cure SMA (spinal muscular atrophy). SMA is the number one genetic cause of death for infants. It was through the tragic death […]

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Hope-Net head has love for Larchmont, family

Hope-Net head has love for Larchmont, family

| November 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Hope-Net’s new executive director Ninette Ayala has a long history with Larchmont and with helping those in need. She began her young working life behind the counter at Landis General Store and scooping frozen yogurt at Penguin’s on Larchmont Blvd. She went on to become a teacher’s assistant at Melrose Avenue and Vine Street elementary […]

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