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Deadly Snakes: More Fatalities in Hermosa Beach

Deadly Snakes: More Fatalities in Hermosa Beach

“They’re all over,” said Ariel Lee Copeland. “It’s an epidemic.” Carolynn Hammonds found the first body one week ago while jogging on the Greenbelt between…

Aloke Dasgupta’s journey from accountant to Rolling Stone musical collaborator

Aloke Dasgupta arrived in the U.S. as an accountant. He and his wife have since played with the Rolling Stones and the LA Philharmonic and established their own music school in Torrance. …

Taking Hermosa Beach’s anti-oil, eco-movement one step further

“Can we use this community-based activism to actually not just stop something bad, but to do something good?”   by Rachel Reeves For most of…

SBBC Event #3 Presented by Becker Surf Contest

SBBC Event #3 Presented by Becker Surf Contest

Groms, weather, slip and slide add to the stoke of South Bay Boardrider contest…

“Marilyn Forever,” Joyce Carol Oates, Torrance Art Museum, tanka poet Genie Nakano, Art Pepper celebration

“Marilyn Forever,” Joyce Carol Oates, Torrance Art Museum, tanka poet Genie Nakano, Art Pepper celebration

“Marilyn Forever,” a new opera by Gavin Bryars, is onstage Sunday, March 29, at 2:30…

Filipino workers allege abuse at L’Amande French Bakery

Filipino workers allege abuse at L’Amande French Bakery

A lawsuit filed March 18 on behalf of 11 Filipinos who worked at the L' Amande French bakeries in Torrance and Beverly Hills alleges the bakery owners violated human trafficking and labor laws.…

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A café beyond category

A café beyond category

The Antigua Cafe is part wine bar, part coffee and pastry shop, a little Guatemalan, a little Polish, and a wholly interesting dining experience.…

Hot’s Kitchen: Best Foie Gras

Hot’s Kitchen: Best Foie Gras

Hot’s Kitchen is all about creative food, served in an energetic environment along with craft beers.…

History in the tasting

History in the tasting

Richmond Bar & Grill, occupying one of El Segundo’s oldest buildings, stays true to the unpretentious, blue collar heart of the city itself   A few years ago I gave…

Tap Into South Bay Brewing – The Process of Brewing Beer

Tap Into South Bay Brewing – The Process of Brewing Beer

The South Bay is home to the most vibrant brewing scene anywhere in the nation outside craft beer’s original epicenter, San Diego, with seven breweries launching in the last few…

A La Carte 3/12/15

First Looks…Orlando’s Pizzeria & Birreria in Redondo is off to an amazing start; they opened with little fanfare three weeks ago and there are already lines out the door at…

Baja California Fish Tacos conquers the corner of doom

Baja California Fish Tacos conquers the corner of doom

If you drive by the northwest corner of Inglewood and Artesia, you’re likely to see something that is remarkable: a restaurant with a full parking lot. This might not be…