TCN newspapers names editorial director
BURBANK -- An editor for Times Community News, a subsidiary of the
Tribune Co. that also owns the Leader, has been named editorial
director of the chain’s six newspapers and Web sites. Tony Dodero,
the editor of the Daily Pilot, the Huntington Beach Independent and
the Laguna Beach Coastline Pilot, will head editorial operations at
those papers as well as the Leader, News-Press and the Inland Valley
He has 15 years of professional newspaper experience. His career
began as a reporter for the Daily Pilot, which serves Newport Beach
and Costa Mesa. He has also worked as a community correspondent for
the defunct Southeast Edition of the Los Angeles Times and as a news
editor for the Long Beach Press Telegram.
City manager to speak at Chamber breakfast
HILLSIDE DISTRICT -- City Manager Mary Alvord will talk about her
vision for the future of the city during a breakfast Monday hosted by
the Burbank Chamber of Commerce.
Alvord was moved into the job March 25 after former City Manager
Bud Ovrom resigned to accept the position as head of the Los Angeles
Community Redevelopment Agency.
The breakfast starts at 8 a.m. at The Castaway, 1250 Harvard Road.
Tickets are $20.
For reservations and more information, call 846-3111.