July 23, 2005
Cecilia Serrano and Eric McLaughlin Cecilia Serrano and Eric McLaughlin of San Francisco have announced their engagement and plan to marry in Belize in February. They got engaged while on vacation in Vietnam. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Marlo and Carlos Serrano of Glendale. She graduated from Flintridge Preparatory School in La Canada Flintridge and UC Berkeley in Northern California. She is employed by Nielsen Media Research.
March 25, 2009
Burbanker named president of Union Bank Union Bank, N.A., a San Francisco-based commercial bank, on Monday named John Stephan market president for the Los Angeles retail banking group. The Burbank resident became one of five new regional market presidents throughout the state. Before joining Union Bank in 2002, Stephan was a senior vice president and district manager at Wells Fargo Bank, overseeing the company?s largest retail market. Stephan received both his bachelor?
August 30, 2008
Supervisor Michael Antonovich railed against a proposal to raise Los Angeles County’s sales tax by a half-cent to fund transportation projects Wednesday during the monthly meeting of local Republicans. The proposed sales-tax increase, approved by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority board in July, could raise up to $40 billion for transit and highway projects — including funds for a proposed extension of the rail line known as the “subway to the sea” — over the next 30 years.