At the Pacific Palisades Optimist Club meeting on June 20, grant committee member John Peterson handed out $500 checks to help local good causes including Andrew Frew (right) (Movies in the Park) and Claire Hines (Pacific Palisades Baseball Association) and Bob Benton (Recreation Center Field of Dreams).
Around 30 Palisadians turned up to support the Dog Days of Summer event at the Las Pulgas home of Emily Miller to celebrate the Guide Dogs for the Blind organization. There were three adorable puppies on hand: They will each cost around $10,000 to train for their roles. Melisa Hudson, board member for the organization, and her guide dog Camry explained why they are worth every cent.
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