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Briefly in Business: Music legacy honored at winery

The musical legacy of late Quiet Riot and Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Randy Rhoads is the focus of a celebration this weekend at D’Argenzio Winery.

Proprietor Kathy Rhoads D’Argenzio will honor what would have been the musician’s 54th birthday by providing free food, wine tastings and a display of items related to Rhoads’ career from 1 to 8 p.m. Saturday and from 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the D’Argenzio Tasting Room, 1204 W. Burbank Blvd.

For more information, call (818) 846-8466, or visit

Girl Scouts to be out in force


On Saturday, thousands of Girl Scouts in Los Angeles County will accept food donations for the needy at Vons and Pavilions locations from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Scouts hope to collect 65,000 pounds of food for local food banks and pantries.

Simultaneously, Scouts will visit the Salvation Army Glendale Corps and Community Center, as well as other pantries to sort, package and feed meals to those in need. For more information, call (626) 677-2220, or visit

Tire centers to hold ticket giveaway

Discount Tire Centers in Burbank, Glendale and around Southern California will give away two tickets to an upcoming Los Angeles Lakers game each week for the next three months.


Customers will also be eligible to win signed basketballs, playoff tickets and Lakers jerseys. Discount Tire Centers locations include: 934 N. Victory Blvd. in Burbank, 701 S. Glendale Ave. in Glendale and 6511 Foothill Blvd., Tujunga.

For more information, visit

Man at local design firm inducted into hall of fame

Bob Rogers, founder and chief creative officer of Burbank-based attraction design firm BRC Imagination Arts, was inducted last month into the International Assn. of Amusement Parks and Attractions Hall of Fame.

Rogers has designed and produced attractions for organizations including NASA, The Walt Disney Co., China Mobile, the Empire State Building and Universal Studios. He is a member of the executive committee of the Short Films and Feature Animation Branch of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

FOR THE RECORD: This corrects an earlier version to make it clear that Bob Rogers was inducted into the association’s hall of fame.