Judy Rae

South Bay Community Calendar 4/30/15-5/04/15

South Bay Community Calendar 4/30/15-5/04/15

Thursday 30 HOST FAMILIES FACES Program seeks host families for teens from France. FACES is an exchange program that brings boys and girls, ages 13 – 17, from France to the South Bay every summer. Students hope to learn about American culture and language by living in homes during their stay and will be here […]

 Kevin Cody

Letters 4/30/15

Letters 4/30/15

Heads up Dear ER: As an aging athlete who has played and coached both American Football and rugby, I believe if we returned to the old style of tackling/body contact we would minimize head trauma (“Heads up,” Easy Reader April 16, 2015). Tackling using your shoulder is more conducive to safety.  Using the head as […]

 Bondo Wyszpolski

South Bay Arts Calendar 4/30/15-5/05/15

South Bay Arts Calendar 4/30/15-5/05/15

Thursday, April 30 Très chic “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” presented by the Mira Costa High School Drama Department, continues its run with a 6:30 p.m. show, and then over the weekend with 7:30 p.m. shows on Friday and Saturday, plus a 2 p.m. matinee on Saturday, in the Mira Costa High School Auditorium, 1401 Artesia Blvd., […]

 Esther Kang

Forever young

Forever young

Dylanfest, the South Bay’s biggest celebration of Bob Dylan, celebrates 25 years It began in 1990 as a freeform jam in tribute of Bob Dylan at the Hermosa Saloon. In the following years, musicians and longtime friends Andy Hill and Renee Safier continued the tradition in their own backyards, at parks and at Anthony’s in […]

 Judy Rae

South Bay Community Calendar 4/23/15-4/29/15

South Bay Community Calendar 4/23/15-4/29/15

Thursday 23 WIN A PRIUS This month is Earth Month! Take part in the Wyland National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation now until April 30th. Take 1-minute out of your day and go to mywaterpledge.com, take the pledge, and you will be entered to win great prizes-like a Toyota Prius V, Home Improvement Gift cards, […]

 Bondo Wyszpolski

South Bay Arts Calendar 4/23/15-4/29/15

South Bay Arts Calendar 4/23/15-4/29/15

Thursday, April 23 WORKS PRICED UNDER $100 The PADA Group, South Bay fine-art photographers, are featured in “Let’s Get Small, Small Works of the PV Art Center PADA Group.” The show is on view through May 2 at the Frame And Art Department, 950 Aviation Blvd, Hermosa Beach. For more information, call (310) 374-6900. BEFORE […]

 Bondo Wyszpolski

South Bay Arts Calendar 4/17/15-4/20/15

South Bay Arts Calendar 4/17/15-4/20/15

Friday, April 17 Seeing the world The 2015 Universe Multicultural Film Festival opens today and through Sunday screens 57 short films from 24 countries, 18 feature films from 10 countries, with 12 screenplays from five countries. It takes place in three close-together venues, the RHC Community Center, 735 Silver Spur Road; Promenade on the Peninsula, […]

 Judy Rae

South Bay Community Calendar 4/16/15-4/22/15

South Bay Community Calendar 4/16/15-4/22/15

Thursday 16 WIN A PRIUS This month is Earth Month! Take part in the Wyland National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation now until April 30. Take one minute out of your day and go to mywaterpledge.com, take the pledge, and you will be entered to win prizes like a Toyota Prius V, Home Improvement Gift […]

 Kevin Cody

Letters to the Editor: hotels and volleyball courts in Hermosa, Horvath vs. Nafissi in Redondo Beach

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 […]

 Bondo Wyszpolski

South Bay Arts Calendar 4/10/15-4/15/15

South Bay Arts Calendar 4/10/15-4/15/15

Friday, April 10 Get into the water The Manhattan Beach Community Church Theater presents “The Dixie Swim Club” at 8 p.m. tonight and tomorrow, plus 2 p.m. on Saturday. Also next Friday, at 8, and Saturday at 2 and 8 p.m., in the MBCC Theater, 303 S. Peck Road, Manhattan Beach. More at mbcctheater.com. Sketches […]

 Judy Rae

South Bay Community Calendar 4/09/15-4/13/15

South Bay Community Calendar 4/09/15-4/13/15

  Friday, 10 COLLECTIBLES PARTY AND SALE Palos Verdes Estate treasures curated from private homes on the Peninsula are featured in this. exclusive, private shopping party includes hors d’oeuvres, wine, and entertainment. You will have first choice of the estate collectibles from 4 – 7 p.m. at Promenade Shopping Center, Rolling Hills Estates, with convenient […]

 Bondo Wyszpolski

South Bay Arts Calendar 4/02/15-4/07/15

South Bay Arts Calendar 4/02/15-4/07/15

Thursday, April 2 Inspired sculptors An artists’ talk and walk-through with sculptors Michael Todd, Kristan Marvell, and Nicholette Kominos, in connection with the current “Ties to Modernism” show, takes place at 7:30 p.m. at South Bay Contemporary, at The Loft, 401 S. Mesa St., third floor, San Pedro. It’s during the First Thursday Art Walk, […]

 Kevin Cody

Letters 4/02/15

Letters 4/02/15

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, […]

 Judy Rae

South Bay Community Calendar 4/02/15-4/08/15

South Bay Community Calendar 4/02/15-4/08/15

Thursday 2 STATE OF THE STATE State of the State from 8:30 – 10 a.m. at DoubleTree by Hilton, 21333 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance. $38 per person, Breakfast included. For tickets, call 301-540-5858 or visit torrancechamber.com.   HOLY THURSDAY 8 a.m. Morning Prayer, 7:30 p.m. Mass followed by Adoration of Blessed Sacrament until midnight at St. John […]

 Bondo Wyszpolski

“Marilyn Forever,” Joyce Carol Oates, Torrance Art Museum, tanka poet Genie Nakano, Art Pepper celebration

“Marilyn Forever,” a new opera by Gavin Bryars, is onstage Sunday, March 29, at 2:30 p.m. in the Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. Sixth St., San Pedro. This is the second of just two performances. It’s being presented by Long Beach Opera, conducted by Bill Linwood, with stage and production design by Andreas Mitisek. Pre-opera […]

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