Pacific Division LAPD Officer Ken Lew knows firsthand what many struggling families in Los Angeles face.
“When I was growing up, my father had two, sometimes three jobs to put food on the table and a roof over our heads. Those are the families I see often when I patrol,” he says. Continue reading
Chances are if you’ve ever been involved in a project, an activity or a group with the goal of bettering the Westchester and Playa del Rey community, you’ve met Garrett Smith. His love for the community and contagious can-do attitude is exactly why the Rotary Club of Westchester is honoring him this month as their Citizen of the Year at their annual Night of Comedy fundraiser. While typically a committee chooses the honoree, this year’s selection process was much easier according to event chair and Rotarian Cindy Williams; before a committee was even formed, she had received numerous nominations for Smith citing his exemplary involvement and service to the community. Continue reading