On November 19th, 2017 the USA Volleyball junior beach tour hit Hermosa Beach. Divisions were broken down by age, 18 and under, 16 and under, 14 and under and finally 12 and under. The USA Volleyball junior beach tour travels across the county. For more information about USA Volleyball, visit their website. The video was […]
The Hermosa Beach Police Department joined more than 80 other law enforcement agencies throughout Southern California earlier this week to celebrate raising money and public awareness about breast cancer through the Pink Patch Project. Throughout October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Hermosa and other participating agencies wore pink versions of their standard law enforcement uniform patch, […]
Longtime Hermosa Beach locksmith Frank Halletstein Sr. passed away on Thanksgiving Day, November 24, at the age of 90.
All photos by Anthony Hernandez @atonyh07 By Ed Solt On the night before Thanksgiving, November 23rd, local South Bay artists took to Hermosa Design on Cypress and 6th to celebrate all things South Bay in its 4th annual “Hey Turkey Day” Art Show. “It’s the much-anticipated event of the year. Turkey Jon was a regular […]
Library meeting The city will host a town hall to discuss the future of the Hermosa Beach library Wednesday night. The meeting is intended to gather input from residents about the future of the Los Angeles County Library branch located on Pier Avenue. It is more than 50 years old, opening in 1962 after relocating […]
by Ryan McDonald Citing dismal turnout figures in recent elections for local offices, the Hermosa Beach City Council voted Tuesday night to shift its local elections from odd years to even ones, bringing them into alignment with general elections for president and governor. The decision makes Hermosa the latest city to comply with SB 415, […]
Burglary suspect arrested One man is in custody and police are searching for another suspect wanted in connection with a pair of residential burglaries earlier this month, police said. Officers arrested Bryan Alexander Broaster on suspicion of burglary on Nov. 18, said Detective Sgt. Jaime Ramirez of the Hermosa Beach Police Department. Broaster, 24, was […]
Over 400 guests attended the 34th Annual Mama Liz Thanksgiving dinner, sponsored by Easy Reader, Berkshire Hathaway, Sanpipers and individuals throughout the beach cities. An estimated 1,000 guests enjoyed the 47th Annual Nickie Tedesco Thanksgiving day dinner, served at the Hermosa Beach pier by Breakwater Foursquare Church.
A group called Greenwich Village Underground Association has been working for three years to underground utility lines on Hermosa Avenue, between 26th Street and 35th Street.
An intoxicated man on a motorcycle led Redondo Beach police officers on a brief pursuit Friday night, before crashing the bike in South Hermosa, police said. The pursuit began about 7:30 p.m. when Redondo officers were summoned to a dispute in the 700 block of North Juanita Ave., said RBPD Lt. Fabian Saucedo. The nature […]
Bassoonists Justin Cummings and Alexis Luque perform music by 17th century composer Jean Baptiste de Boismortier during Saturday’s Downtown Hermosa Beach Sidewalk Sale. The bassoon duet is in front of Stars Antique Market. Other musicians are performing throughout the downtown.
by Ryan McDonald Fresh from a successful local art show at Harmony Yoga last year, Hermosa Beach artists Mike Collins and Rafael McMaster planned a follow-up a bit farther afield, in Lomita. It was not exactly the beginning of a hot streak. “We had maybe 200 people show up the Harmony show. The only people […]
Hermosa Beach Planning commission chairperson Pete Hoffman keeps his father’s World War II service cap on a hat rack inside the front door of his home. “The cap’s there to remind me, my kids and my grand kids of the sacrifices my dad made.
Fellow lifeguards remembered Paul Gudmundsson
by Ryan McDonald Two men are in custody after multiple officers were injured, one seriously, during a fight on Pier Plaza early last Saturday morning. The incident began about 1:30 a.m. Nov. 5, after Hermosa Beach Police Department officers broke up a fight outside Patrick Malloy’s, according to two employees at Pier Plaza restaurants. At […]