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Jeff Condon

Local Attorney Jeff Condon Accessible and Kind

By Miceala Shocklee

“Open” and “amiable” are rarely the first words that come to mind when thinking about most lawyers. Jeff Condon, however, exemplifies those traits. The impression is immediate. Continued here...

Daniel Webster Middle School to Enrich Academic Programs

By Chelsea Brandwein

“Webster is definitely a community school,” the school’s Principal Peter Benefiel said of the Webster campus environment. “It feels unique because a lot of the people who attended school here still live in the community.” The school opened in 1954. Continued here...



Deb Burgin Reinvigorates YWCA Santa Monica / Westside Programming

“Middle school is an important and decisive time in determining where a young girl will end up,” asserts Deb Burgin, the YWCA Santa Monica / Westside’s new Development Director. Since joining the YWCA in May after her 16 years in the world of nonprofit work and a Master’s Degree in Public Health, Deb is excited about the YWCA programs serving girls and women from birth through retirement. Continued here...

What You May Not Know About Insurance

By Susan Gabriel

Summer vacation is here! Are you planning a trip this year? If so, are you planning on renting a vehicle to hit the open road, rather than taking a plane or train? Be careful about insurance issues. Continued here...

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Harry Derassoyan

Four Tips to Help Family-Owned Businesses Create a Successful Succession Plan

By Harout Derassoyan

Family-owned businesses account for more than 28 percent of U.S. firms, and they play a powerful role in the economy.Continued here...



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