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10:00 am 6th annual Mark Vasquez Memorial... @ Joslyn Community Center Room
6th annual Mark Vasquez Memorial... @ Joslyn Community Center Room
May 22 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
6th annual Mark Vasquez Memorial Blood Drive @ Joslyn Community Center Room | Manhattan Beach | California | United States
Manhattan Beach Police Officers’ Association partners with Red Cross to host 6th annual Mark Vasquez Memorial Blood Drive Community urged to donate blood in memory of hometown hero Mark Vasquez joined the Manhattan Beach Police Department[...]
10:00 am Advanced Care Planning for Smarties @ Torrance Memorial Medical Center’s Richard B. Hoffman Health Conference Center
Advanced Care Planning for Smarties @ Torrance Memorial Medical Center’s Richard B. Hoffman Health Conference Center
May 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Advanced Care Planning for Smarties @ Torrance Memorial Medical Center’s Richard B. Hoffman Health Conference Center | Torrance | California | United States
Advanced Care Planning for Smarties Torrance Memorial Medical Center and Caring House host “Advanced Care Planning for Smarties” classes. The series of five classes will cover topics such as the Advance Directives document, the role[...]
1:00 pm Fabio Viviani, author of Fabio’s... @ {pages} bookstore
Fabio Viviani, author of Fabio’s... @ {pages} bookstore
May 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Fabio Viviani, author of Fabio's 30 Minute Italian booksigning event @ {pages} bookstore  | Manhattan Beach | California | United States
Fabio Viviani, author of Fabio’s 30 Minute Italian booksigning event on Monday, May 22, 1pm – 3pm Please join us for this special opportunity to meet Fabio Viviani.  He will be on hand to discuss and sign[...]
7:00 pm An Aspect of the History of Phot... @ Torrance Airport Administration Building meeting room
An Aspect of the History of Phot... @ Torrance Airport Administration Building meeting room
May 22 @ 7:00 pm
An Aspect of the History of Photography @ Torrance Airport Administration Building meeting room | Torrance | California | United States
An Aspect of the History of Photography:  Darilyn Rowan, chair of the Photography Department at El Camino College, will present a program on “An Aspect of the History of Photography.”  The meeting is free and[...]

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Hermosa Beach Pickleball courts open

Hermosa Beach Pickleball courts open

  by Ryan McDonald After years of waiting, the pickleballers finally squared off on a court of their very own. Monday morning marked the grand…

Redondo Unified’s cooling plan expected to cost $6.5m

by David Mendez Classroom cooling issues came to the fore during the Redondo Beach Unified School District’s Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, as board…

Sean “Smitty” Smith passes after surfing in the morning, playing volleyball in the afternoon.

Former AVP volleyball player Sean “Smitty” Smith passed away April 22, following a morning spent surfing and an afternoon spent playing volleyball in Kona, on the Big Island of Hawaii. He was 52.…

Summer Calendar 2017 – Summer reading

Summer Calendar 2017 – Summer reading

{pages} bookstore 904 Manhattan Ave., MB  (310) 318-0900 PagesABookstore.com   Manhattan Beach writer and former…

Summer Calendar 2017 – Sophisticated Snoop Home expression session

Summer Calendar 2017 – Sophisticated Snoop Home expression session

  Sophisticated Snoop 2017 – Home expression session The 44th Annual Sophisticated Snoop home tour…

Sophisticated Snoop 2017 – the Clyde home

Sophisticated Snoop 2017 – the Clyde home

The Clyde home Sand Section Walk Street Art Photos by Kim Pritchard (KimPritchardPhototgraphy.com) What’s most…

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Cate Blanchett is an artistic vision in experimental film, “Manifesto” [MOVIE REVIEW]

Cate Blanchett is an artistic vision in experimental film, “Manifesto” [MOVIE REVIEW]

  BY MORGAN ROJAS/CINEMACY.COM Cate Blanchett is a powerhouse performer, as proven by her two Academy Awards, three Golden Globes, three…

The book as well-crafted art: a talk with Jennifer Phiffer

The book as well-crafted art: a talk with Jennifer Phiffer

For a Longer Shelf Life Jennifer Phiffer can create the book of your dreams by Bondo Wyszpolski Mass-produced books have a…

Long Beach Opera’s thoughtful “As One”

Long Beach Opera’s thoughtful “As One”

“As One” – an opera about a transgender journey (a review) by Bondo Wyszpolski I’m guessing it would be quite easy for most people to say “No, thanks” to an…

Hermosa Beach ShockBoxx, new art gallery, is ready to ‘Break the System’

Hermosa Beach ShockBoxx, new art gallery, is ready to ‘Break the System’

    by Ryan McDonald Mike Collins and Laura Schuler were gazing in wonder at the walls of ShockBoxx, the new art gallery they are opening on Cypress Avenue. The…

South Bay art calendar for May 18 to 24

South Bay art calendar for May 18 to 24

Thursday, May 18 Jazz standards their way The Derek Bomback Trio performs from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Torrance Art Museum, 3320 Civic Center Drive, Torrance, as part of…

Swing dance is still jumpin’ and jivin’ in ‘Alive and Kicking’ [MOVIE REVIEW]

Swing dance is still jumpin’ and jivin’ in ‘Alive and Kicking’ [MOVIE REVIEW]

by Rebekah Roberts/www.cinemacy.com  Alive and Kicking is a feature length documentary film about swing dancing, including its Harlem origin, its rebirth in the 1990s, and ongoing presence today. Film executive (and…

“Absinthe” – a lust cause under the big top

“Absinthe” – a lust cause under the big top

“Absinthe” – It’s like Cirque du Soleil, but smutty and provocative by Bondo Wyszpolski It’s best to begin by quoting the press release: “Inspired by the absinthe-drenched cabarets of late…

Industrial and natural landscapes by Kevin Gilligan, on view this weekend

Industrial and natural landscapes by Kevin Gilligan, on view this weekend

Smoke on the Water Industrial parks and natural parks, together in photos Although it predates most of the local residents who now object to its presence as a sort of…