Megan Nicolai

Families mourn Torrance teens killed in Santa Barbara crash

Family and friends of two North High School students who died in a car crash Monday say the two girls were a “bright light” in the lives of many.

 Rachel Reeves

Lunada Bay localism faces a new challenge

Lunada Bay localism faces a new challenge

The aim of the protest was to defy the localism that has for decades denied surfers from outside Palos Verdes access to Lunada Bay’s big right-hand break.

 Rachel Reeves

Killer Season: Record numbers of gray whales, orcas arrive in South Bay waters

Killer Season: Record numbers of gray whales, orcas arrive in South Bay waters

The same family of four killer whales has been sighted five times in the South Bay in the last month, and a separate subpod was spotted Tuesday morning. Gray whale sightings have also hit record numbers.

 Rachel Reeves

BCHD guides the Beach Cities through America’s healthcare overhaul

BCHD guides the Beach Cities through America’s healthcare overhaul

Beach Cities Health District (BCHD) in Redondo Beach, the nation’s largest preventive health agency, wants to make the shift mandated by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act as painless as possible.

 Rachel Reeves

BCHD to assist Beach Cities residents in applying for ObamaCare

BCHD to assist Beach Cities residents in applying for ObamaCare

Beach Cities Health District (BCHD) in Redondo Beach, the largest preventive health agency in the U.S., today announced its official certification as an enrollment site for the Health Benefit Exchange under the Affordable Care Act in California – officially known as Covered California™. Effective Monday, Nov. 18, BCHD’s team of Certified Enrollment Counselors are on […]

 Rachel Reeves

Halloween is Lord Gorf’s favorite night of the year

Halloween is Lord Gorf’s favorite night of the year

Lord Gorf is a Redondo Beach resident whose resume reflects a career dedicated to otherworldly pursuits like hunting vampires and playing Dracula onstage.

 Courtney Hermann

Guinness World Record set at Seaside Lagoon in Redondo Beach

Guinness World Record set at Seaside Lagoon in Redondo Beach

Redondo Beach can lay claim to a Guinness World Record following Sunday’s Beyond the Shore Festival, which featured the largest yoga class conducted on stand-up paddleboards (SUP) in history.

 Rachel Reeves

AEROSPACE: The industry that built the South Bay

AEROSPACE: The industry that built the South Bay

“[Aerospace] is responsible for the economic prosperity of the South Bay in a huge measure, more than any other industry or any other thing,” he said.

 Rachel Reeves

Committee reviewing AES application pays Redondo Beach a visit

Committee reviewing AES application pays Redondo Beach a visit

Hundreds of people filled the Performing Arts Center to hear about the California Energy Commission’s process for reviewing AES’ application to repower.

 Rachel Reeves

RBFD, neighboring departments practicing on Catalina Ave.

RBFD, neighboring departments practicing on Catalina Ave.

Firefighters light contained, practice fires in a complex that will soon be demolished.

 Rachel Reeves

Self-taught photographer’s images strike chord with South Bay [PHOTOS]

Self-taught photographer’s images strike chord with South Bay [PHOTOS]

Randy Ruby finds the beauty in the beach that he says saved his life.

 Rachel Reeves

Redondo Beach council gives major waterfront project green light

Redondo Beach council gives major waterfront project green light

Over 50 residents approached the podium to speak to the council, which voted 3-2 to approve the preliminary designs rendered by CenterCal.

 Rachel Reeves

Great white hype: The truth about white sharks and what their local presence means

Great white hype: The truth about white sharks and what their local presence means

It seems white sharks are paying more frequent visits to the South Bay inshore. But how much do we really know about these animals?

 Rachel Reeves

Redondo Beach waterfront design nears finalization

Redondo Beach waterfront design nears finalization

CenterCal has “settled in on the major components” of its plan for the total redesign of the Redondo Beach waterfront, CEO Fred Bruning has said.

 Rachel Reeves

Redondo Beach woman remembers slain husband

Redondo Beach woman remembers slain husband

It’s 9 o’clock on a Wednesday morning and Monica Reynolds is staring in disbelief at the bouquets and candles lining the sidewalk outside her family’s home, remembering a man who was murdered just five days before.