September 30, 2014

Smoking in the Canyon

 Dear Editor, Some of us who live on Waveview Drive have noticed that someone is throwing lighted cigarettes and leaving them to burn on the ground. In front of our house, I am finding Benson & Hedges, menthol, I believe, because the writing on the paper is green. These are clearly not snuffed out, just tossed. Even more concerning, in back of our house on the trail above us in the State Park, we found a cigarette in the same state: not crushed, just … [Read More...]

Three Feet for Safety Act

 Dear Editor, A new law, AB 1371, went into effect Sept 14. Called the “Three Feet for Safety Act,” it requires that we car drivers stay at least three feet from bicyclists on the road when we pass them. This law prohibits, with specified exceptions, the driver of the motor vehicle that is overtaking or passing a bicycle proceeding in the same direction, from passing at a distance of less than three feet between any part of the motor vehicle and any par… [Read More...]

Thank You Topanga!

 Dear Editor, Our family wishes to thank the Topanga community for the warm reception and wonderful memories they shared of our father, Keefer Flanner, on September 6. The day was beautiful, the food was incredible and we brought Keefer’s motorcycles! Everyone was very welcoming and seemed to have a good time. Best of all, Uncle Bob, now in his 80s and recovering from knee surgery, was able to join us in celebrating and remembering our dad’s life. K… [Read More...]