Elks Lodge establishes community library

The Elks Lodge is encouraging the Sunland-Tujunga community to read, and has joined a growing trend to make books available to more people. The Elks Lodge has recently installed a small “Free Library” in the front of their facility, located at 10137 Commerce Ave., Tujunga. The project was completed by Jim Saurer, with assistance from…

Giamela’s Offering Tasty Italian Fare

Restaurant of the Month Established in 1964, for more than 50 years Giamela’s has been serving up Italian food so good that it tastes like it came straight from your grandmother’s kitchen. The atmosphere, with its red-and-white checkered tablecloths and walls arrayed with colorful mirrored beer signs, is friendly and pure hometown. Service is fast…

80 new trees planted along Foothill Boulevard

By Pat Kramer On March 21 volunteers from the Sunland-Tujunga Neighborhood Council, the community and the Los Angeles Beautification Team (LABT) came out in force to begin the process of planting 80 trees along Foothill Boulevard. (There were 25 drought-resistant trees planted on the 21st, the rest were planted the following week). Councilmember Felipe Fuentes…

Plainview’s Young Artists

Plainview Avenue School PTA Reflections Participant List: • Primary Division Medal winners (Grade 1-3 students who advanced to Division) Literature: Tristan Gonzales – 1st Grade Abril S. Anavisca – 1st Grade Film: Nicholas Shone – 2nd Grade Photography: Christopher Shone – 2nd Grade Abril S. Anavisca – 1st Grade Visual Arts: Nicholas Shone – 2nd…