Salute to Business Awards
The Palos Verdes Peninsula Chamber of Commerce and Palos Verdes Sunset Rotary Club presented the Salute to Business Awards during a gala in Rancho Palos Verdes. Four outstanding businesses and one non-profit organization were honored for their achievements in 2009. During the event, the 2010 PVP Chamber of Commerce Officers and Board of Directors were also installed. Photos by Hal Lazar.
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Before it was incorporated as North Manhattan Beach, the El Porto neighborhood oozed with sex, drugs and rock ‘n’ roll. Take a time machine back to days when pilots, rock stars and drug dealers outnumbered the Realtors, restaurants and yoga instructors.
The Palos Verdes Peninsula has long fostered a special kinship with the equestrian lifestyle. From stables to street-side rides, horses are an indelible fixture in the community’s culture. Local equestrian and entrepreneur Diane Barber brings us stories from these barns, arenas and trails – a personal look at how horses uniquely impact the lives of several South Bay residents and professionals.