Implications of legal marijuana Hermosa Beach will host a “parent chat” next week devoted to the implications of marijuana legalization for teenagers. The event, organized by the Southern California nonprofit Behavioral Health Services, will feature a panel including: Brian Hurley, an assistant professor of addiction medicine at UCLA; Dr. Nikki Wesley, director of student services […]
In this episode Civic Couch takes you to Hermosa Beach to visit ET Surf. They’ve been in the South Bay since 1972 selling almost anything you can think of in the action sports industry. Manager Daniel DelCastillo gives us a tour. This was produced by Civic Couch
by Ryan McDonald Fiesta Hermosa will return on Memorial Day and Labor Day weekends this year, but Hermosa Beach will be expecting tweaks to minimize its impact on locals and enhance the artistic resonance of the three-day events. The City Council unanimously approved a contract Tuesday night that enables the Hermosa Beach Chamber of Commerce […]
by Ryan McDonald In Paul Beatty’s National Book Award-winning 2015 novel “The Sellout,” the narrator breaks downtowns throughout Southern California by the color scheme of their street signs. The signs of Hawthorne, Torrance, and South Gate are of a “working-class cactus green” he writes, while Manhattan Beach’s “sky blue” totems signified a general lack of […]
Exhibit of photos by Easy Reader staff and contributing photographers
Hermosa honors Man and Woman of the Year
Every Thursday, Barclay Roach plays a variety of music that is as head-spinning as it is head-bobbing. From punk to jazz, the South Bay Jam has evolved over the past year to incorporate a rotating crew of dozens of musicians and hundreds of songs.