THE SPIRIT OF GIVING IN TOPANGA
Support TCEP in their effort to keep Topanga safe.
TCEP has been providing accurate, verified emergency information to Topanga and the surrounding SM Mountain areas for 23 years without a break! TCEP volunteers are among the most dedicated people in the canyon, putting their own lives on hold to monitor and communicate during wildfires and other disasters.
SUPERVISOR KUEHL RESPONDS TO P-45 INCIDENT
"I am very grateful to the property owner for her willingness to work with my office, the National Park Service, the National Wildlife Federation, and others to spare the life of one of the precious few mountain lions left in our Santa Monica Mountains."
DON'T FALL VICTIM TO SCAMMERS
Recently, some Topangans have been targeted by scammers regarding their power bill and related accounts. Edison is aware of these incidents and has alerted their corporate security team. Read on for important information about how to avoid scammers.
The Chamber of Commerce Will Host it's 2016 Holiday Party in 60s Style!
Join the Topanga Chamber of Commerce for a holiday party at the Mountain Mermaid on the evening of December 9! There will be hors d'oeuvres, wine, beer, and music, with a fantastic 60s modern theme (think Mad Men).
DON'T MISS SNOW DAY AT PINE TREE CIRCLE
It's that time of year again! On Saturday, December 17, head over to Pine Tree Circle for a snow day and community potluck dinner.
UNDERGROUND UTILITY PROJECT - UPDATED INFORMATION
Project will restart January 2017
Read more to see estimated time of completion of the project.
LEARN ABOUT LOCAL LION BEHAVIOR
Wednesday, November 20th at 7:00pm at Paramount Ranch
Join the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, the National Park Service and the Mountain Lion Foundation for an informative workshop about local mountain lions. Learn about mountain lions living in the Santa Monica Mountains and adjacent foothills.
TOPANGA SYMPHONY TO PLAY MOZART & TCHAIKOVSKY
Sunday, November 20th at 3:00pm at the Community House
The Topanga Symphony was founded in the summer of 1982 and has since presented a regular program of free concerts of high quality. It is truly a community orchestra, consisting of a mixture of amateurs, students and professional musicians.
LOOKING FOR SOMETHING TO DO THIS THANKSGIVING? HERE ARE SOME WAYS TO GIVE BACK:
While this list is by no means exhaustive, here are a few possible options for those looking to volunteer time in Los Angeles during the week of Thanksgiving.
All Are Welcome To Attend The Topanga Town Council Monthly Meetings
The Topanga Town Council will hold it's next regular monthly meeting on Thursday, December 8, from 6:00pm to 7:30pm at the Topanga Library's community room.
SUPERVISOR SHEILA KUEHL HIGHLIGHTS - 5 ITEMS OF INTEREST
County Anti-Fraud Effort; County's Fleet Maintenance In-House Proposal; Prop 47 Implementation; Santa Monica "A City of Well-Being"; Adoption Of New Strategic Plan
News flash! Every week, following the Board meeting, Los Angeles County Supervisor, Sheila Kuehl will feature five items that she thinks you might find interesting, important, and/or fun. It’s your way to get a quick rundown of several highlights of the meeting in no more than 5 minutes! Looking for more? Click here!
TOPANGA'S CHILI COOKOFF AND SWAP MEET --- A HOT & SPICY SUCCESS
By Simone Richmond
Early in the morning on Saturday, November 5, chefs gathered on the Topanga Community House stage and began chopping, searing and simmering in their quest for the blue ribbon at the annual Topanga Chili Cook-off and Swap Meet. Locals and out-of-towners hailing from San Diego, Venice and beyond, brought their passion, talents, skills and secret ingredients—tequila, hominy, lamb, chorizo, cherry bomb peppers and pomegranate juice.
EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR SENIORS AND THOSE WITH ACCESS NEEDS
Creating an emergency plan for seniors and those with access and functional needs was developed by Canyon Sages and TCEP who want to encourage seniors and others who might need assistance during a fire, flood, earthquake or other natural disaster.