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Seven candidates compete for two seats on City Council

by Mark McDermott Seven candidates have filed papers to compete for two City Council seats in the March 5 Election. Among the candidates are two…

Upstairs outdoor dining guidelines okayed

by Mark McDermott The City Council last week approved new guidelines intended to restrict second-story outdoor dining downtown. Though not yet formalized, at the council’s…

Emdee aims to ‘move forward’

Emdee aims to ‘move forward’

by David Mendez When Laura Emdee is asked why she puts herself through the rigor…

Manhattan Beach Police Beat

Car vandalism Overnight on Dec. 27-28, two cars were vandalized on the 1500 and 1600…

Manhattan Beach About Town

Sidewalk sale The Downtown Sidewalk Sale, featuring 75 businesses offering steep discounts on goods as…

Events

Jan
15
Tue
6:15 pm LAX – Area Democratic Club @ Joslyn Center
LAX – Area Democratic Club @ Joslyn Center
Jan 15 @ 6:15 pm – 8:15 pm
LAX - Area Democratic Club @ Joslyn Center | El Segundo | California | United States
WHO: LAX – Area Democratic Club WHAT: Local Democratic Party Organization WHERE: Joslyn Center, 339 Sheldon St., El Segundo, CA 90245 We are meeting at the Joslyn Center for the January meeting ONLY. The February,[...]
Jan
16
Wed
10:00 am Memory, Coffee, and Compassion S... @ Peninsula Center Library 3rd floor conference room
Memory, Coffee, and Compassion S... @ Peninsula Center Library 3rd floor conference room
Jan 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Memory, Coffee, and Compassion Support Group for those caring with loved ones with dementia.    WHAT:  Memory, Coffee, and Compassion Support Group January: Every Wednesday:  January 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30 1st and 3rd Fridays:[...]
6:30 pm Parent Workshop: Grit, Resilienc... @ Redondo Union High School Auditorium
Parent Workshop: Grit, Resilienc... @ Redondo Union High School Auditorium
Jan 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2018 Free Parent Workshop: Grit, Resilience & a Growth Mindset Beach Cities Health District, in partnership with South Bay Families Connected, is offering a variety of free, monthly parent education events. Visit southbayfamiliesconnected.org to[...]

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“La Religieuse” – Nun but the lonely heart [MOVIE REVIEW]

“La Religieuse” – Nun but the lonely heart [MOVIE REVIEW]

by Neely Swanson In a new 4K restoration, Jacques Rivette’s highly controversial film, La Religieuse (The Nun), is given a long-awaited revival. Finished in 1966, this film generated controversy even…

South Bay Arts Calendar for Jan. 10 to 16

South Bay Arts Calendar for Jan. 10 to 16

Thursday, January 10 The tastiest fruit “Pick of the Vine 2019” opens at 8 p.m. in Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre St., San Pedro. This yearly event features nine…

One handshake, and an album is reborn

One handshake, and an album is reborn

Vinyl Crossroads In a record store, a record deal is made by Bondo Wyszpolski Record Recycler is a rarity, a beacon from from another era, long before music was accessible…

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Dinner in Redondo with a side of history [restaurant review]

Dinner in Redondo with a side of history [restaurant review]

I’ve heard it said that you only need to know three dates to pass an American history class: 1492, 1776, and 1941. That’s an exaggeration,…

Less Inventive, More Mature – Dining in review 2018

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New Year’s Eve Beach Ball Drop a new Hermosa Beach tradition

New Year’s Eve Beach Ball Drop a new Hermosa Beach tradition

The Beach Ball drop at midnight on Pier Plaza in Hermosa Beach has joined the city's Saint Patrick Day's Parade as one of the community's most popular traditions. …

Beach holidays – Manhattan Beach Pier Lighting

Beach music – Pennywise Lights It Up

Beach sports – Opening day South Bay

Beach business – Gelson’s Thanks Manhattan