Have you noticed that Reseda has suddenly become a regional destination for the best pizza around? We’ve got
Adrian’s Trattoria, Brami’s Kosher, Brooklyn Pizza, Flame, Humble Bee Pie, Italian Pizza Kitchen, JC’s Famous, Persepolis, S Gyro Kabob House, and that doesn’t even include the chains. Did we miss any? Head on over to our Facebook page and tell us your favorite. And don’t forget to tell us what you recommend we order from your favorite spot!
KEEP CURRENT IN RESEDA, LOOK FOR US ON FACEBOOK TOO! FACEBOOK.COM/RNC.FB
Reseda Neighborhood Council Meetings & Happenings
Monday, August 31, 2015
Reseda Neighborhood Council General Meeting
Reseda NC Office
18118 Sherman Way
Park on Sherman Way West of Bank Of America Parking Lot or in the large parking area behind the Bank. NOTE: Street Parking in front of our new office building is limited to 15 minutes for ATM use only.
As Monday September 7, 2015 would be the date of a regularly scheduled Reseda NC General Board Meeting and this date falls on Labor Day, the meeting is being rescheduled and instead this meeting will be held on Monday, August 31, 2015 at 7PM at Reseda Neighborhood Council Office.
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
Reseda NC Emergency Disaster & Community Safety Committee
American Legion Post #308
7338 Canby Ave.
Reseda NC Finance Committee
Reseda NC Office
18118 Sherman Way
Park in rear parking lot or on Sherman Way, West of building
The latest Directory of SHOPRESEDA Card and Spend $25 on the 25th of the Month in Reseda is now available in print, and SHOPRESEDA Cards are available at the meeting.
Our website continues to have new and updated information about YOUR Reseda community.
A special thank you to all of our gracious hosts for our various meetings, including American Legion Hall, Aura’s Restaurant, Cleveland High School, Continental Art Supplies, Reseda Park Rec Center, St. Catherine of Siena School and Parish Auditorium, VEDC Business Source Center, City Councilman Bob Blumenfield’s District Office, West Valley LAPD Station, Athenian Grill, West Valley Public Library and more locations to come.
REVITALIZE RESEDA BEGINS SEEKING CONTRIBUTIONS FOR ANNUAL HOLIDAY DECORATIONS TRADITION
If you are interested in contributing to assure another year of Reseda Holiday Decorations adorning Sherman Way and Reseda Blvd. in the Reseda Central Business Corridor, check out this flyer and see how you can pitch in.
JOIN THE BOARD! BUSINESS STAKEHOLDER SEAT IS OPEN FOR VACANCY ELECTION IN SEPTEMBER
This may be the most exciting and most meaningful time ever to get directly involved in the meaningful transformation that is ramping up in the Reseda Central Business Corridor. Be a leading voice in the Reseda Rising initiative!
Reseda NC will hold an election at the General Board Meeting on September 21, 2015 to fill the vacancy in the category of Business Stakeholder Boardmember left by Ms. Jo Anne Hilario’s resignation, in accordance with the bylaws. Any qualified stakeholder may choose to run for the vacancy and there will be a vote (if necessary) at the Meeting. Should more than one eligible Stakeholder choose to run for the open seat, all eligible Stakeholders in attendance may vote. Eligibility for the position is defined as: “Stakeholders who work in, own a business or residential rental property located within the RNC boundaries and who are at least 18 years of age.”
FREE BICYCLE SAFETY COURSES OFFERED IN RESEDA
RIDE RESEDA HITS PARK DEDICATION AND BBQ IN WOODLAND HILLS TOMORROW, AUGUST 29th
Upcoming for Saturday, August 29 12:30-4:30. Get ready to ride and EAT then ride again. Ride Reseda will be riding into Woodland Hills on Saturday, August 29. See below. For any info on Ride Reseda, contact Joe or post on the firstname.lastname@example.org address.
Fire Station 84
PARK OPENING DEDICATION & BBQ
AUGUST 29, 2015 2:00-5:00
Fun, food and your LAFD with your Councilman Blumenfield.
Ride Reseda will start their ride at the council office on Vanowen @ Vanalden @ 12:30. Bring water and your bike helmet along with your bike and an appetite. The fire dept will running the Q.
RESEDA RENAISSANCE ANNOUNCES “RESEDA ROCKS AGAIN!” BENEFIT CONCERT, SEPTEMBER 19TH
A salute to Reseda’s musical heritage – a benefit for the new Arts and Entertainment Magnet at Reseda High School, hosted by Reseda High School
All of the musicians who will perform for this benefit are professional musicians and have some sort of connection to Reseda. They either live in Reseda, rehearse and record in Reseda, have history in Reseda, attended Reseda High School, or have a connection to the Reseda music scene:
Jimmy Angel (best known for his song, “Teenager in Love”) and the Jason Gutierrez 3 (Jason Gutierrez, Sal Guitarez and Jon Biggs)
Will Champlin (runner up for The Voice in 2013)
Fernando Perdomo and the Reseda Ranch All Stars (guitarist, singer, song writer, and owner of Reseda Ranch Studios)
Ernie Valens (Ritchie Valens cousin)
Gary Mazzola (Reseda HS alum and former Vice
President of the Reseda High School Folk Music Club)
Tickets are $10 and may be purchased at the door or online through the Reseda Renaissance website, www.resedarenaissance.org
BUSINESS START UP BOOTCAMP
The South Valley BusinessSource is looking for 25 participants who are either ready to start or take their business to the next level in the City of Los Angeles.
If you are ready to start your business in the next six months or have been operating for less than two years, apply to our Business Startup Bootcamp!
Many business trainings in the area focus only on the tools and resources to start a business. That’s not enough. Business Startup BootCamp will give you the tools and resources in addition to a team of business counselors, expert consultants, innovative strategies, and the social accountability to achieve your business vision in a 7 week training program.
The application deadline is August 31st at 11:55 pm with the program starting Tuesday September 15 at 6:00 p.m.
The best part about it, it’s FREE!
It gets better – Top three performing participant will receive Logo Design, Personalized Business Email Addresses and Professional Photography Services for their business launch. Visit the ICON CDC page to get started!
Have questions or concern? Check our FAQ page or contact us at 818-894-8800.
ATTENTION RESEDA BUSINESS COMMUNITY
Neighborhood Watch groups have been successful in reducing crime in their area for many years now. The core of the idea is to work together and keep your eyes and ears open for indications that a crime is being committed or may be.
The business community has similar but different needs than residential neighborhood watch group face. They face shoplifting, robbery, burglary, gangs, vandalism and the homeless element. Working together to report these and other problems to the proper authority can lead to a more profitable business.
If you are a business owner/manager and/or a rental property owner/manager, you might be interested in joining the Reseda Business Community in a new Reseda Business Watch. Contact Larry Bowman at 818-344-4300 or email@example.com.
A meeting of interested businesses will soon be set up, so contact Larry ASAP.
FAITH LEADERS’ HEALTH SUMMIT
2nd Faith Leaders’ Health Summit will be taking place in the San Fernando Valley in collaboration with the Department fo Public Health! Please share this invite for the event next month focusing on local Faith Leaders and their role in mind, body & spiritual wellness. The conference is free and lunch will be served. There is limited seating so please RSVP and reserve your spot today. Use this registration link: www.HealthySoCal.org/flhs2
Feel free to share and invite any local Pastors, Rabbis, Imams or other faith leaders.