Public invited to network with Real Estate Investors
SOUTH SAN FERNANDO DISTRICT -- The North Los Angeles Real Estate
Investors Club is hosting its first networking event Tuesday.
Those interested in real-estate investment can receive helpful
tips and advice from experts and participate in mentoring sessions at
7 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Media Center, 150 E. Angelino Ave. There
will also be a drawing to win free admission for a real-estate course
Admission is $20. For more information, call 549-0423.
Chamber hosts Red And White Ball
UNIVERSAL CITY -- Tickets are available for the “The Red and White
Ball,” a black-tie gala featuring dinner, professional entertainment
and dancing hosted by the Burbank Chamber of Commerce.
The Jan. 25 ball at the Sheridan Universal Hotel, 333 Universal
Hollywood Drive, is a tribute to the 2003 chamber president, Charles
A silent auction will also be featured with gifts including
travel, sports and entertainment packages. The Grand Stakes drawing
is for a four-night Hawaiian getaway for two, including first-class
tickets on Aloha Airlines and an ocean-front room in Mauna Lani Bay
Hotel. The total value is about $6,000.
Sponsorships for the ball are still available for $125 per person.
For more information, call the chamber at 846-3111.
Ribbon-cutting today celebrates salon opening
MEDIA DISTRICT WEST -- The Burbank Chamber of Commerce is
celebrating the opening of Divine Beauty Salon and Supplies with
Divine Gift Baskets at 4 p.m. today at the salon.
An open house follows at the shop, 2701 W. Olive Ave. For more
information, call 846-3111.
Ana Garcia returns to KNBC as investigative reporter
MEDIA DISTRICT WEST -- Journalist Ana Garcia, after briefly
working on a congressional campaign and in city government, returns
to KNBC-TV Channel 4 as an investigative reporter.
She previously worked for the station for two years, co-anchoring
the station’s “Mid Day Report” and also as a general assignment
reporter with an emphasis on investigative and political stories
before leaving in April 2001.
During her first stint at KNBC, Garcia reported on unethical
campaign contributions to elected officials who sat on the board of
the Entertainment Industry Development Corp. Her exclusive story led
to an 18-month investigation by the Los Angeles District Attorney’s
office and resulted in the resignation of the head of the EIDC.
For the past year, Garcia served as the communications director
for Los Angeles City Atty. Rocky Delgadillo.
Compiled by Jackson Bell