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Local craft brewers give back to the community

Posted on Apr 8, 2014

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It was Saturday morning, March 1 when I received a text from Torrance City Councilman Pat Furey with a simple question; would the Torrance breweries be interested in donating items for the Torrance Education Foundation (TEF) fund raising event? Furey’s idea was that if I could get a few donations put together from the various breweries the TEF could put it together as one nice live auction item at their event which was held last Friday, March 28. I told him I would do what I could.

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TEF does it again! $125k donated to TUSD last week for CMAST and CGI Teacher Training

Posted on Sep 23, 2013


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Rock & Brews- Serving War Vets – KTLA News

Posted on May 8, 2013

Allie Mac Kay was live at the new Rock & Brews Torrance location with rock icons Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley. Gene and Paul express their appreciation for their active military and war veterans customers.

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‘Rock & Brews 2.0′ opening in Torrance — deal sealed with KISS

Posted on May 8, 2013

Solidly middle-class Torrance isn’t exactly a rock star sort of town.

And that’s just fine with KISS icon Gene Simmons, who along with band co-founder Paul Stanley owns the rock ‘n’ roll-themed restaurant Rock & Brews opening on Thursday.

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Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons of KISS to Open Their Third Rock & Brews Restaurant

Posted on Apr 22, 2013

  Rock & Brews Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) Marks Second Los Angeles Area Location And Continues Expansion of the Rock & Brews Brand Los Angeles (April 22, 2013) – Today, rock icons Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons, co-founders of KISS announced plans to open a new Rock & Brews™ restaurant on May 8th, 2013. The new Rock & Brews is located on Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) in Torrance, Calif., and is the newest in the Los Angeles area and the third to open in just over a year, demonstrating Rock & Brews plans for a worldwide rapid expansion of the brand.  Rock & Brews...

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New Technology Center Unveiled

Posted on Apr 7, 2013

With a $200,000 donation from the Torrance Education Foundation, the Torrance Unified School District unveiled its new technology center at the district office on Monday, April 1st. The money was used towards computer and software upgrades for the technology center which will be accessible to district teachers. Michael Wermers, president of the school board, showed the new technology room to an audience of board members, teachers and administrators on Monday.

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