Tag archive for ‘Community News’

02-05-14

02-05-14

TOM LABONGE NEWS Councilmember LaBonge Honors George Barris Long time car enthusiast, George Barris was honored in City Council for his accomplishments and contributions he has made over the course of his career. George has been designing and creating cutting edge cars for more than 50 years. His creations have dominated such hit TV shows […]

01-29-14

01-29-14

TOM LABONGE NEWS Yucca’s New Breakfast Menu If you’re in the Silver Lake community and craving “the best burrito you’ve ever tasted,” drop by Yucca’s on Hollywood for a delicious Yucatán home cooked meal! This year, the owner of the restaurant, Dora Herrera, is now offering a new breakfast menu that includes breakfast burritos, egg […]

01-22-14

01-22-14

TOM LABONGE NEWS I-405 Closure 2/14—2/18 To complete work on the I-405 Sepulveda Pass Improvements Project by mid-2014, Caltrans will oversee a partial 80-hour daytime freeway lane reduction and full night-time northbound 405 closure on President’s Day Weekend, Feb. 14-18, 2014. Northbound daytime lane reductions and full nighttime directional closures are scheduled to begin Friday, […]

01-08-14

01-08-14

TOM LABONGE NEWS Sister Cities Newsletter Edition 2014 As Chairman of Sister Cities, this week I am turning over Council District Four’s newsletter to Sisters Cities of Los Angeles Inc. for a special newsletter edition. Greetings from Sister Cities of Los Angeles, and a Happy New Year! The year 2014 marks a new beginning for the […]

01-01-14

TOM LABONGE NEWS December 2013 Legislative Report Motions Introduced by Councilman LaBonge: Residential Street Addresses Relative to requesting the Department of Building and Safety to report on the current standards relative to residential street addresses and to work the LAFD, LAPD, and the EMD to ensure that current standards meet their operation requirements for emergency […]

12-25-13

TOM LABONGE NEWS From My Family to Yours … Happy Holidays from Council District Four! Greetings friends! There are two things about me that have never changed — my zip code and my love for Los Angeles. I consider this a privilege and for over 40 years, I have used the photographic skill taught to me […]

12-18-13

12-18-13

TOM LABONGE NEWS Toluca Lake Holiday Open House It was an eventful evening in Toluca Lake last Friday. Councilmember LaBonge, CD4 staff, and the community of Toluca Lake enjoyed the Toluca Lake Holiday Open house and celebrated the 90th Toluca Lake Anniversary. From various organizations and businesses giving out delicious treats, a high school band […]

12-11-13

12-11-13

TOM LABONGE NEWS Welcome CSULA President! As a proud Golden Eagle and alumni of Cal State L.A., Councilmember Tom LaBonge joined Councilmember Jose Huizar in welcoming the new Cal State L.A. President, William A. Covino to City Council on Tuesday. Mr. Covino began his tenure as the seventh president of California State University, Los Angeles […]

12-04-13

12-04-13

TOM LABONGE NEWS Toluca Lake Turkey Trot Councilmember Tom LaBonge and the Toluca Lake Homeowners Association hosted the Third Annual Toluca Lake Turkey Trot on Riverside Drive at the Chase Bank Parking Lot this year. The 5k Run/Walk donations will benefit the Valley Interfaith Council (VIC) Meals on Wheels Program for people in need. The […]

11-27-13

TOLUCA LAKE Santa’s Coming to Town! Toluca Lake Farmers Market Santa will be there. Mom and Dad, Grandma and Grandpa come to Santa’s Village and bring the kids, the dog, and get in the Christmas Sprit with us! Music, Fun, Candy Canes, Booths for Presents, Food, and Carolers. Santa will be taking kids’ wish list […]