Tag archive for ‘Community News’

07-23-14

07-23-14

TOM LABONGE NEWS Appreciation BBQ for the Toluca Lake Chamber of Commerce Councilmember Tom LaBonge salutes the Toluca Lake Chamber of Commerce with Captain Kurt Vosberg and Firefighters at Fire Station #86 this week. Council District Four would like to thank the Chamber for their 10 years of exemplary work in successful Pancake Breakfast efforts […]

07-17-14

07-17-14

TOM LABONGE NEWS Tour LaBonge Summer Bike Ride Series Kicks Off First Ride Downtown Councilmember LaBonge kicked off his annual “Tour LaBonge,” a series of 5 summer evening bike rides on Wednesday in Downtown LA. Cyclist rode around historic sites, such as Olvera Street, which stretched 10 miles in total. All constituents, near or far, […]

07-09-14

07-09-14

TOM LABONGE NEWS Are You Ready For An Earthquake? Free CERT training by the Los Angeles Fire Department at Valley Plaza Library. A 7-week course on the following Mondays, 5:30pm-8:00pm. Dates: July 7, July 14, July 21, July 28, August 4, August 11, and August 18. Sign up at the Valley Plaza Library Branch (12311 […]

07-02-14

07-02-14

BURBANK Burbank YMCA honors volunteers As the Burbank YMCA celebrates its 90th anniversary, it recently honored two families and several individuals for their ongoing volunteerism to the facility. Glenn Taylor served on the Y board throughout the 1960s and as board chair from 1969 to 1971. He participated in YMCA programs with his son, Darrell […]

06-25-14

06-25-14

TOM LABONGE NEWS Toluca Lake Elementary School Honors Councilmember LaBonge Toluca Lake Elementary School honored Councilmember Tom LaBonge at the end of the year for his commitment and enthusiastic efforts to improve the school environment for all the students at Toluca Lake Elementary. Principal Carol Bove announced to all of the Fifth Grade Families at […]

06-18-14

06-18-14

TOM LABONGE NEWS LAPD Van Nuys Celebrates 50th Anniversary The Van Nuys Division celebrated its 50th Anniversary this past Saturday. There were static displays from the Bomb Squad, SWAT, Air Support, Valley Traffic, Recruitment and other Metro entities present. Councilmembers LaBonge, Martinez and Krekorian congratulated and presented the Van Nuys Area Division with an official […]

06-11-14

06-11-14

TOM LABONGE NEWS Sister Cities Summer Solstice Hike Please join Councilmember LaBonge and his staff on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 from 6:00pm-8:00pm for an early Summer Solstice Hike. This will be the 33rd Annual Sister Cities Summer Soltice Hike and the 19th salute to the Los Angeles Consular Corps to Mt. Hollywood in Griffith Park. […]

06-04-14

06-04-14

TOM LABONGE NEWS 18th Annual Memorial Day Councilmember LaBonge attended the 18th Annual Memorial Day Event at Forest Lawn on Monday to salute our local veterans who bravely fought for justice and freedom in Normandy. The Program highlights included: Keynote Address by Axel Cruau, Consul General of France, Los Angeles, Presidential Proclamation, Rifle Salute, Pledge […]

05-28-14

05-28-14

TOM LABONGE NEWS 3,000 LAUSD Student Leaders In Arts, Sciences, and Civics Projects Celebrated At Spotlight On Success Of the 160,000 students that participate daily in after school programs under the auspices of Beyond the Bell – LAUSD branch, 3,000 students who have distinguished themselves as leaders in arts, sciences and community involvement were celebrated […]

05-21-14

05-21-14

TOM LABONGE NEWS LAFD Citywide Open Firehouse For Fire Service Day On Saturday, May 10, all Neighborhood Fire Stations in the City of Los Angeles hosted Fire Service Day for the community. To increase community awareness of Fire Department services, the Los Angeles Fire Department designated the second Saturday of each May as Fire Service […]