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City will allow accessory dwelling units

by Mark McDermott Small accessory dwelling units are now legal to build on lots alongside single-family homes in parts of Manhattan Beach. The City Council,…

City adds rules for tobacco sales

  by Ryan McDonald Hermosa Beach will institute new restrictions on tobacco sales next year, requiring an additional permit for stores wanting to sell tobacco…

City taken aback by ‘Bird dump’

by David Mendez Though the flock of scooters disappeared as rapidly as they showed up, an invasion of Birds sent the city scrambling to react…

Redondo Beach About Town

RBUSD administration promotes from within, bids farewell to Elward At its Dec. 11 meeting, the…

Hermosa Beach About Town

Eighth Street tour Public works staff will lead a walking tour of Eighth Street next…

El Porto delivers for SBBC Jack’s Showdown Surf Contest

El Porto delivers for SBBC Jack’s Showdown Surf Contest

Just how good the surf was last Saturday for the South Bay Boardriders/Jack's Showdown is apparent in the contest photos by Steve Gaffney.…

Events

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11:00 am Downtown Manhattan Beach Farmers... @ Downtown Manhattan Beach
Downtown Manhattan Beach Farmers... @ Downtown Manhattan Beach
Dec 18 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Enjoy 50+ vendors at the weekly Certified Farmers Market! About the Manhattan Beach Farmers Market Launched in the summer of 2006, the Manhattan Beach Farmers Market is open every Tuesday, rain or shine, from 11am[...]
11:00 am Holiday Art Exhibit @ ARTLIFE GALLERY
Holiday Art Exhibit @ ARTLIFE GALLERY
Dec 18 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
Holiday Art Exhibit @ ARTLIFE GALLERY | Redondo Beach | California | United States
  Artlife, an organization whose mission is to support, expand and promote the fine arts in the South Bay.  Artlife Gallery invites the public to the most festive art exhibition of the year “Holiday Art[...]
3:30 pm Musical Tuesdays @ Neighborhood Church
Musical Tuesdays @ Neighborhood Church
Dec 18 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Children are invited to come to Musical Tuesdays at Neighborhood Church, 415 Paseo del Mar, Palos Verdes Blvd, P.V. Children ages 4 – Grade 3 come from 3:30-4:30, playing musical games and working on music to be shared[...]
4:30 pm Meditation Circle @ Hoffman Health Conference Center Room 3
Meditation Circle @ Hoffman Health Conference Center Room 3
Dec 18 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Meditation Circle Brings Zen to Community, Tuesdays, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Torrance Memorial’s HealthLinks offers an opportunity to enhance meditation skills through a free, drop-in Meditation Circle for community members. Benefits of regular meditation include: quieting[...]
6:30 pm Adult Book Discussion of the Mon... @ Redondo Beach Library
Adult Book Discussion of the Mon... @ Redondo Beach Library
Dec 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Adult Book Discussion of the Month – Little Fires Everywhere, by Celeste Ng December 18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm  Main Library 2nd  floor Conference Room The discussion is led by Senior Librarian, Erin Schoonover.   Read the book and talk about[...]

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Another side of novelist Victor Hugo

Another side of novelist Victor Hugo

By the light of the moon we can see to the bottom of the ocean “Stones to Stains: The Drawings of Victor Hugo” at the Hammer Museum by Bondo Wyszpolski…

South Bay arts calendar for Dec. 13 to 19

South Bay arts calendar for Dec. 13 to 19

Thursday, December 13 From Torrance to Bayreuth The annual fall Opera Workshop takes place at 8 p.m. in the Campus Theatre at El Camino College, Crenshaw and Redondo Beach boulevards,…

Catch of the Day: Josh Barnes and Brandon Nonaka at Pacific Coast Gallery

Catch of the Day: Josh Barnes and Brandon Nonaka at Pacific Coast Gallery

Out to sea with Pacific Coast Gallery “Into the Deep” highlights artists Josh Barnes and Brandon Nonaka by Bondo Wyszpolski Is something fishy going on at Pacific Coast Gallery? You…

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Spice Six: Punjabi comfort food

Spice Six: Punjabi comfort food

I don’t often get takeout food, partly because I enjoy experiencing restaurants and mostly because I like my meals to be as fresh as possible.…

Pushing the boundaries [restaurant review]

Shark’s Cove swims forward, a biker bar goes upscale, holiday fare is served, and Mama D’s says goodbye

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