Police Chief Robert Fager presented Employee of the Month awards to Sgt. Larry Grajeda and Maintenance Superintendent Rick Carver.

Sgt. Grajeda has been a member of the police force for 27 years and Rick Carver has 35 years of service to the City.

Tanisha Harris represented the PTA at Juan Cabrillo Elementary school and spoke about the role of the present day PTA and encouraged citizens to join or support the PTA

Council Member Haidar Awad presented a proclamation honoring Annabel Stokes celebrating her 96th birthday and recognizing her 60 plus years of service to the community as a good neighbor in Hawthorne.

A proclamation honoring the memory of Don McIntire was presented to the family. Don McIntire was a resident of Hawthorne for 80 years and was a City employee for 31 years and was an active member with the Historical Society.