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Surfing 4a Cure 2015

Surfing 4a Cure 2015

by Brendan Simmons On July 19, 2015 the Young and Brave foundation hosted the 4th annual Surfing 4a Cure event at Torrance Beach to raise funds and awareness toward pediatric cancer research. Surfing 4a Cure is a surf relay where multiple teams gather for 6 hours of surfing and take turns in and out of […]

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BEACH HOMES – Sweet work

BEACH HOMES – Sweet work

Architect Robert Sweet pairs the needs of his clients with the bigger picture: the movement of the sun, the angle of the wind, the direction of the building, and the feel of the neighborhood.

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Fast and furious: Dodge Challenger R/T

Fast and furious: Dodge Challenger R/T

Dodge’s latest hemi was a fitting companion for Vin Diesel   by Ben Lewis Our fluorescent green (Dodge calls it “Sublime Green Pearl” ) Hemi Challenger showed up just two days before the opening night of Furious 7. The car gods were looking out for us. The Challenger is a great looking car, strong, powerful, […]

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LITTLE LEAGUE LESSON: A diamond shines at third

LITTLE LEAGUE LESSON: A diamond shines at third

by IRV Blevins The only team to beat the Padres all season were the Tigers, who were up in the top of the last inning of last week’s championship game for the Pinto American division of Redondo Sunset Baseball league. The score was tied 15-15 as the Tigers  rallied to score a burst of runs. […]

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South Bay girls basketball coach charged with rape

South Bay girls basketball coach charged with rape

The recently-appointed head coach of the West Torrance High School girls basketball team was arrested at Manhattan Beach Middle School this morning and charged with the forcible rape of an underage girl.

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Beach Cities Kids Summer Camps

Camp opportunities at the beach range from surfing to rock climbing to coding and entrepreneurship

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Hermosa Beach Councilwoman Nanette Barragan considers run for Congress

Hermosa Beach City Councilwoman Nanette Barragan is considering a run for United States Congress.

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Tender Box, Fresh & Easy sites on the market in Hermosa Beach

The corner of Pacific Coast Highway and 8th Street – until recently home to Hermosa Beach’s raciest establishments – is looking to settle down with some new tenants.

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Plan to expand Hermosa Beach volleyball courts delayed

Plan to expand Hermosa Beach volleyball courts delayed

A group of weekend warriors floated a proposal on Tuesday night to add new beach volleyball courts in Hermosa Beach, only to have the idea spiked by Strand homeowners.

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Spyder Surf Fest 2015 Fashion Show Hermosa Beach

Spyder Surf Fest 2015 Fashion Show Hermosa Beach

Friends and friends of friends, all South Bay locals, according to Spyder Surf’s Allyson Hopkins, modeled the latest surf fashions during the Spyder Surf Fest on Pier Avenue Saturday afternoon.

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PENINSULA CHARITY – Raising expectations

PENINSULA CHARITY – Raising expectations

How Mike Lansing transformed the Boys and Girls Club of LA Harbor into a national success story by Jennifer Passaro Mike Lansing chooses his words with precision, describing his life’s work from his small office while the sounds of children playing lift from below. Across the street the Boys and Girls Club opens its San […]

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Redondo’s Hayes Honea earns Academic All-American honors

Redondo’s Hayes Honea earns Academic All-American honors

Prepvolleyball.com Hayes Honea, a 5-foot-6 senior defensive specialist/libero for Redondo’s State Championship girls volleyball team was named to the 2014 PrepVolleyball.com High School Volleyball Academic All Americans First Team. Redondo coach Tommy Chaffins calls Honea “future CEO or CFO” in front of her Sea Hawk teammates, not just because her senior leadership (and 268 digs […]

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The Nightlife: Annual Shout-Outs

These are a few of our favorite things….

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Measure B: The guarantee of an industrial free waterfront [SANDBOX]

Measure B: The guarantee of an industrial free waterfront [SANDBOX]

AES Southland president Eric Pendergraft makes his case for the disappearance of the company’s waterfront power plant via Measure B.

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Aspel: Measure B is a once in a lifetime opportunity for Redondo Beach

Aspel: Measure B is a once in a lifetime opportunity for Redondo Beach

Redondo Beach Mayor Steve Aspel argues that Measure B is the city’s only hope to rid itself of the AES Power Plant.

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