by David Mendez In years past, Bill Brand has argued that Redondo Beach’s system of City Commission appointments is set up to stack commissions with members in line with the mayor’s political interests. However, a move by Brand to fill existing vacancies on City commissions at Tuesday’s City Council meeting signaled that the appointment of […]
False alert triggers Coast Guard search north of King Harbor The United States Coast Guard has called off a search for the possible downed plane in the area north of King Harbor, believe that they may have had a false alert. According to USCG Petty Officer Andrea Anderson, a signal from an emergency beacon […]
by David Mendez About halfway through Ignited’s 90 minute set at Redondo Beach’s annual Springfest fair, baritone saxophonist Hunter Cross beams. He and tenor saxophonist Matthew Nelson are off to the side resting their chops among friends, while Jesse Eads, on bass, Max Huggins, on guitar and keyboard, and Matthew Lucas, on drums and vocals, […]
David “Sleepy Eyed Dave” Letchworth, a central figure in the South Bay bar and restaurant business, dating back to the Pier 52 and Schlumpfelder’s bars he owned in downtown Hermosa Beach in the early 1970s, passed away March 7, at age 78. His memorial service is Sunday, May 7 at his former Poncho and Wong’s restaurant in King Harbor.