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 | 2005 Archived Press Releases
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CITY COUNCIL HONORS FORMER ASSEMBLYMAN GEORGE NAKANO (June 17, 2005)
TORRANCE, Calif. - Torrance Mayor Dan Walker and City Council bestow recognition on former state Assemblyman George Nakano with the renaming of Stage II Theatre to George Nakano Theatre.  To officially mark this change, the public is invited to a renaming ceremony that will be held on June 21st at 3:30 p.m. in front of the theatre at 3330 Civic Center Drive.  read more (PDF) >>

CitiCABLE 3 PROGRAMS NAMED WINNERS IN NINTH REGIONAL TELEVISION AWARDS COMPETITION (May 23, 2005)
TORRANCE, Calif. - The States of California and Nevada Chapter of the National Association of Telecommunication Officers and Advisors Inc. (SCAN NATOA Inc.) gave out awards for three Torrance CitiCABLE 3 programs during its Ninth Annual "All Star Awards" ceremony held on Thursday, May 19, 2005 at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel in Santa Monica.  read more (PDF) >>

CITY OF TORRANCE SADLY ANNOUNCES THE SUDDEN PASSING OF TRANSIT DIRECTOR, THOMAS WHITTLE (May 17, 2005 )
TORRANCE, Calif., - Torrance City Manager LeRoy J. Jackson sadly announces the sudden death of the City's Transit Director, Thomas Whittle.  Tom passed away on Saturday, May 14, 2005 from complications due to a heart surgery at Daniel Freeman Hospital in Inglewood, Calif.  He was 65 years old.  read more (PDF)>>

CITY COUNCIL HONORS RONALD "RON" T.L. LITTLEFAIR POSTHUMOUSLY WITH JARED SIDNEY AWARD (May 12, 2005)
TORRANCE, Calif. - On May 17th, Ronald "Ron" T.L. Littlefair will posthumously receive the Jared Sidney Torrance Award.  Mayor Dan Walker will present the award to his wife Marion during a regularly scheduled Torrance City Council meeting in the Council Chambers located at 3031 Torrance Blvd.  read more (PDF)>>

MAYOR AND COUNCIL MARK OPENING OF THE NEWEST PARK IN THE CITY OF TORRANCE: DISCOVERY PARK (May 6, 2005)
TORRANCE, Calif., - Torrance City Council announced today a ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled, Tuesday, May 10, 2005 at 3:30 p.m. to mark the official opening of Discovery Park, 226th Street and Ocean Avenue.  Discovery is the newest park constructed in Torrance in over twenty years.  read more (PDF) >>

KIM TURNER PROMOTED AS TRANSIT DIRECTOR FOR THE CITY OF TORRANCE

TORRANCE CELEBRATES COMPLETION OF ARTESIA BOULEVARD IMPROVEMENT PROJECT (April 6, 2005 )
TORRANCE, Calif., - A major improvement on one of Torrance's arterial roadways has been completed.  Mayor Walker and Torrance City Council will officially mark the completion of the Artesia Boulevard Improvement Project with a ceremony on Tuesday, April 26, 2005 at 3:30 p.m. at the Hope United Methodist Church lot (3405 Artesia Blvd.).  read more (PDF) >>

WINNERS NAMED IN TORRANCE COMMUNITY TELEVISION'S 13th TELEVISION VIDEO AWARDS - "TCTV'S LUCKIEST YEAR YET!" (Feb. 3, 2005)
TORRANCE, Calif. - Eight winners received coveted prizes at the 13th Annual Torrance Community Television Video Awards held Friday, January 28th in the Torrance Cultural Arts Center's Toyota Meeting Hall.  The awards ceremony, hosted by Ben McCain and Tracy Metro, was themed "Lucky 13: TCTV's Luckiest Year Yet!" The evening recognized the efforts of TCTV producers for excellence in programming and for volunteer efforts throughout the year 2004.  read more (PDF) >>

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Three CitiCABLE Programs Receive STAR Awards

The States of California and Nevada Chapter of the National Association of Telecommunication Officers and Advisors Inc. (SCAN NATOA Inc.) gave out awards for three Torrance CitiCABLE 3 programs. on Thursday, May 19, 2005 at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel in Santa Monica. Judged by an independent panel of professionals in the television business, the city of Torrance's cable programming garnered awards in three categories this year. 

     Around Town in 15,  CitiCABLE's newest show took 3rd place in the Magazine category.

     Common Cents came in 3rd place in the Special Audience category.

    The SportsDesk earned 1st place in the Sports category.