Photo gallery: Ocean Beach honors its best at the OBies
The Ocean Beach Town Council presented its annual OBies Awards to honor locals for their service to the community during a dinner Oct. 18 at Wonderland Ocean Pub in OB.
The winners are:
• Lifetime Achievement Award: Trudy Levenson, a 14-year OBTC board member
• Citizens of the Year: Chris and Joella Peregoy, owners of Ocean Business Business Center
• Philanthropist of the Year: Christie and Tony Romano
• Community Partner: Chris Dainty, general manager of Wonderland Ocean Pub
• Business of the Year: OB Hardware, owned by Jenae and Joe Kuchman
• Community Advocate of the Year: San Diego Police Department Community Relations Officer David Surwilo
• Keeping OB Clean: Brett Kehler
• Artist of the Year: Jim Grant
— Point Loma-OB Monthly staff
7:16 p.m. Oct. 31, 2022: This article was updated with more information.