• Guests at our Thursday Board Meeting on April 17th were witness to a rare event. Commissioner Lydia Grant from the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners (BONC) conducted the swearing in of six new and returning Board Members who were successfull in the March 20th elections. Our full Board Listing, including contact information, can be found on our Board Members page. Read More
  • 2014 Spring Egg Hunt
    This past Thursday, families and neighbors came out once again to the Spring Easter Egg Hunt at our local Valley Plaza park. Supported by our Neighborhood Council, this family event included games and fun for all ages, and several of our Board Members were there to join the festivities. Chuck Loring, Jeff Garner, and others were there helping out, meeting neighbors, and sharing information about the Council. Read More
  • Mayor Garcetti and Councilman Kerkorian stopped by the Whitsett Socer Complex, at Vanowen and Whitsett, to take a look at the future plans for the fields. Several NC members were there to put in a good word about the project. The construction of the synthetic field will start this summer. Read More
  • Whether you noticed it or not, the Monday morning earthquake is the biggest we've had in the LA area for a while. Fortunately, most people didn't experience any damage. But we all know that it's only a matter of time before a much larger earthquake shakes us up and does cause harm. So take this recent shaking as a reminder, not only that quakes do happen, but also to check your own preparation and response planning. Here are a few tips: Read More
  • Alaska Habitat House
    Lee Adrian is a good neighbor in our community, a member of the Strathern Watch, and an accomplished carpenter. For a long time, he has put his skills to work with Habitat for Humanity in Los Angeles. Recently, Lee took his skills on the road when he combined a trip to Alaska with more good work. Read More

Board Members Sworn In. Officers Elected.

Guests at our Thursday Board Meeting on April 17th were witness to a rare event. Commissioner Lydia Grant from the Board of Neighborhood Commissioners (BONC) conducted the swearing in of six new and returning Board Members who were successfull in the March 20th elections. Our full Board Listing, including contact information, can be found on our Board Members page.
 
And as dictated by our Bylaws, the Board also voted for our new Executive Officers. Ernie Moscosco was returned to the position of President. Benjamin was selected for Vice-President. Sarah Ramsawack was returned to the post of Secretary. J. Eric Freedner was chosen as our new Treasurer. Inez T. Morin was also confirmed as our official Second Signatory, an important position supporting the Treasurer.
 
Special thanks also go to our other guest, Amber Meshak from the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment (DONE). She not only provided some great information about rules, policies, and best practices for our Council, but also took a lot of the pictures of the Swearing In.