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The future of scouting

The future of scouting

by Donald Morrison As 11th graders at Mira Costa High School in Manhattan Beach, Kieran Lyons and Henry Johnson have spent the better part of…

“I knew I was doing the right thing”

By Gigi Moreno, Ph.D. In August, I received an email from Kaiser Permanente asking members to volunteer for a COVID vaccine trial. I have never…

Manhattan Beach registers two new COVID-19 deaths; Mayor questions if deaths are out of the norm

by Mark McDermott  Two more Manhattan Beach residents have died as a result of COVID-19, according to the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health. …

Hermosa Beach Council seat to be filled by mail-in ballot

by Dan Blackburn The Hermosa Beach City Council voted unanimously Tuesday evening to call for…

PANDEMIC: City registers two new COVID-19 deaths; Mayor questions if deaths are out of norm

PANDEMIC: City registers two new COVID-19 deaths; Mayor questions if deaths are out of norm

Two more Manhattan Beach residents have died as a result of COVID-19, according to the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health.…

Plan to limit public input on hold

by Dan Blackburn An attempt by Hermosa Beach city officials to eliminate some written communications…

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Dora Maar, we hardly knew you!

Dora Maar, we hardly knew you!

Can we take a rain check? Dora Maar, Surrealist painter and photographer by Bondo Wyszpolski Originally I might have titled this piece “No longer a footnote,” but the scheduled exhibition…

“A Woman’s Work: The NFL’s Cheerleader Problem” – And it’s never done [MOVIE REVIEW]

“A Woman’s Work: The NFL’s Cheerleader Problem” – And it’s never done [MOVIE REVIEW]

by Neely Swanson “A Woman’s Work: The NFL’s Cheerleader Problem” is a fine documentary directed by Yu Gu and written by Elizabeth Ai. Following the progress of lawsuits filed by…

“Flack” – Incoming [MOVIE REVIEW]

“Flack” – Incoming [MOVIE REVIEW]

by Neely Swanson “Flack,” the new dramedy on Amazon Prime, created by Oliver Lansley, nails the nasty, creative and thankless profession of the celebrity publicist. Lansley, a playwright and television…

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PCH passion project [restaurant review]

PCH passion project [restaurant review]

Most businesses follow strategies dictated by marketing studies. Then there are places like Fruition Organic Market, which moved into the former El Tarasco location at…

New bakery and fish restaurants, update on planned openings, tamales at a coffeehouse, and other dining news

Redondo’s moveable feast [restaurant review]

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The Jericho runners: pandemic doesn’t slow Mira Costa High track stars

The Jericho runners: pandemic doesn’t slow Mira Costa High track stars

Last Friday, the Bay League High School Track and Field Finals were to be held under the lights at the Redondo Union High Sea Hawk Bowl. For most of the runners, the finals would be their last track meet. For top runners, like Mira Costa senior miler Billy Atkinson, league finals would be a last chance to set a school record and catch the attention of college coaches.  …

SBBC/ET contest showcases surfers on the way up and not

Best of the Beach 2020

Beach charity – Richstone center unveils

Beach art – Hippytree Photo Exhibit