Judy Coates was a fixture of her Toluca Lake neighborhood for more than 40 years. After she passed away, her fellow residents joined together to pay tribute by helping her feline friends find new homes.
About Hillary Jackson
Hillary Jackson is a writer living in Toluca Lake whose words have appeared in the Washington Post, Architectural Digest and The Week, among other outlets. When she’s not working, you can find her walking her West Highland terrier, Nessie, or riding bikes with her husband around the neighborhood — sometimes with Nessie in tow.