Brothers Kirk and Clark McNulty together founded Hookbuzz.com to promote the waterman’s lifestyle.Tragically, Kirk passed away. In tribute, the 1st Annual White Seabass Spearfishing Classic was started to honor his legacy.
“Kirk was a Surfer, Diver, Brother and Son,” said Clark. “He was a world class waterman who was inspired by everything ocean.” Read more »
My old friend, red hot 70’s and 80’s surfer, and Malibu’s head haunch for the last 35 years, Allen Sarlo strolls up my apartment stairs with his son Colton close behind. Alan’s presence is intimidating with his stocky varsity wrestler build while Colton has to duck coming in the front door. My first impression of Colton; is this the junior Sarlo or “Big Brawny” from the paper towel commercials. Read more »
I had heard that a Kincaid's on the Redondo Beach pier had new chef named Armen Jedhelian and he was adding interesting items to the specials menu. One evening when life was hectic and some chill-out time with seafood and a glass of wine was in order, my wife and I decided to see if the new guy was making a difference. Read more »
Woodys, station wagons, bitchin’ old boards, and vintage surf paraphernalia were swapped, shopped, and shown off at Dive N’ Surf last Saturday for the Longboard Collector’s Club hosted Vintage Surfboard Swap Meet.
“It was a great event,” said local longboard ace Mike Siordia. “I’m launching my own fin company, Stateside Fins, and it was nice to check out the different fins for inspiration.” Read more »
The Ralph Edward Matteson home was bulldozed last month. Matteson built the home in 1922 and lived there until his death in 1978, at the age of 102. Paul Revere Williams, the “Architect to the Hollywood Stars” during the 1920s and 1930s, designed the home in his signature classical regency style. Read more »
Kings announcer and former player Daryl Evans accepted the El Segundo Champion of Business award last Wednesday, on behalf of the 2013 Stanley Cup Champions, who train at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo. Read more »
Yesterday, AES submitted 9,600 signatures in support of a rezoning of the Redondo Beach power plant site to accommodate 600 new residential units, 250 hotel rooms, and 85,000 square feet of commercial space. The Harbor Village Initiative was announced in July, and if it is approved by voters on the March 2015 ballot, the mixed use "village" will replace the power plant that has dominated the Redondo Beach waterfront for a century. Read more »
Two weeks ago, Hurricane Marie came in hot! Literally… Most everyone that surfs spent all day in the water up and down the California coast searching for flawless waves, sunburnt and all. We decided to stick to our guns and it payed off. "Malibu Marie" is a compilation consisting of some of the best LA County surfers/residents with one of California's most renown right hand point breaks, all during one of the best South Swells California has seen in decades. From Los Angeles residents, Shane Borland, Matt Pagan and Dillon Perillo to living legends such as Allen Sarlo, Laird Hamilton and Kelly Slater, 1st Point Malibu was definitely a sight to see. Read more »
Jacob team riders from the 1950s through today gathered to honor Hap Jacobs last Thursday at Captain Kids. Jacobs will attend the Longboard Collector Club show at Dive N’ Surf on Saturday. Photo by Kevin Cody Read more »
The Hermosa City Council on Tuesday agreed to consider more centralized parking downtown, perhaps including a second parking structure, as part of a general strategy for ongoing development. Read more »
The ceremonial rotating of the Hermosa mayoralty from one council member to the next saw some added heat Tuesday night, when Councilwoman Carolyn Petty criticized the new mayor pro tem, Councilwoman Nanette Barragan. Read more »
A 100-room hotel proposal for 11th Street in downtown Hermosa Beach will be reviewed by the city council at its Tuesday, September 9 meeting. The proposed, block-long site is currently occupied by a three story apartment house, with Burritos Brothers Mexican restaurant on the ground floor, an adjoining parking lot and several, neighboring single family office buildings.
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