Grateful grandma Dear ER: Thank you, thank you to the wonderful team of people who rescued my dear surfing grandson on Sunday, March 29, 2015 from the wild waves at the Manhattan Beach Pier (“Drowning boy rescued from under Manhattan pier,” ER April 9, 2015). Thank you to outstanding surfers Natalie Anzivino, Brent Bowen and […]
Soccer player and construction worker Robert “Bobby” L. Sibbald, of Redondo Beach, died unexpectedly in his sleep, at his home on March 31. He was 46.
Who’s beach is it? Dear ER: What we need is more Orcas (“Saving Sea Lions,” ER April 9, 2015). I learned to fish on the Redondo pier in the early ‘60s and was a deadhead (unpaid deckhand) on the City of Redondo.There were an estimated 25,000 sea lions in California. Now there are over 300,000. […]
Word on the street: Manhattan Village’s new wave, new and old political money, Proud Bird soars again
Manhattan Village gets a new wave sculpture, candidate fundraising begins for 2016, Proud Bird to soar again….
The Hermosa Beach McCarthy Racing Team had high expectations when it entered The Mint 400 outside of Las Vegas last month. The Mint 400 is one of the premier events on The Best in the Desert Racing Series.
The 2015 Hermosa Beach Surfer’s Walk of Fame inductions at the Hermosa pier on Saturday could have passed for a Mira Costa 30th-year class reunion. Inductees Derek Levy, Mike Benevidez, Chris Barela and Dennis Jarvis all attended the high school in the late ‘70s, before surfing was an official school sport.
Letters to the Editor: hotels and volleyball courts in Hermosa, Horvath vs. Nafissi in Redondo Beach
Redondo revenge Dear ER: Congratulations Redondo Beach You just messed up again by voting down the fun. Measure B was supposed to be a way for us Palos Verdians to set up a little home away from home. Us people from Palos Verdes like to do a little something called “slumming.” When we go slumming […]
No one embodies the spirit of surfing more fully than Derek Levy, who will be inducted into the Hermosa Beach Surfer’s Walk of Fame this Saturday, April 4 at the Hermosa Beach pier.
Money under the pillow Dear ER: I listened intently to the discussion at the March 24 Hermosa Beach city council meeting regarding raising the Transient Occupancy Tax, or hotel tax to increase city revenue. I heard something that night I’ve not heard before. The word hotel has gone from singular to plural . Simply put, […]
Two waves by two of surfing’s most celebrated artists will be unveiled in the Beach Cities in the coming weeks. Next Wednesday, Manhattan Village Mall will unveil a wave sculpture by Chris Barela. The former Hermosa Beach pro surfer’s other local installations include the life size bronze sculptures of Bob and Bill Meistrell at Seaside […]
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.
The Wolfs were honored for over two decades of work at Richstone.
Hermosa Beach City Clerk Elaine Doefling released the final results of the Hermosa Beach March 3 vote on Measure O tonight at a special meeting of the city council.
Over 6,000 readers showed their support for their favorite beach city businesses and services by voting in Easy Readers 29th Annual Best of The Beach contest. Though any “Best of” vote is more subjective than scientific, Best of voting gives readers an opportunity to show their appreciation for the many businesses and services that make […]