News View all

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

Dec
17
Mon
10:00 am Families Connected Parent Chat @ Beach Cities Health District
Families Connected Parent Chat @ Beach Cities Health District
Dec 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Families Connected Parent Chat Families Connected Parent Chat, presented through a partnership between Beach Cities Health District and South Bay Families Connected, is a free support group open to all parents. The session will be[...]
11:00 am Dance and Move Monday @ Redondo Beach Library
Dance and Move Monday @ Redondo Beach Library
Dec 17 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Dance and Move Monday December 17 at 11:00am-11:30am Main Library 2nd floor Meeting Room A great way to engage your children.
3:00 pm After School Coloring Club for C... @ Redondo Beach Library
After School Coloring Club for C... @ Redondo Beach Library
Dec 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
After School Coloring Club for Children December 17 at 3:00pm-4:00pm Main Library 2nd floor Meeting Room Make something ! Some activities support STEAM learning.  STEAM means Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics.  Ages 4 years[...]
5:00 pm  Healing Through Creativity @ Todd Cancer Pavilion Treatment Planning Room, 3rd Floor
 Healing Through Creativity @ Todd Cancer Pavilion Treatment Planning Room, 3rd Floor
Dec 17 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 Healing Through Creativity Join the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute at Long Beach Medical Center for creative classes designed for cancer patients, loved ones and survivors. Participants will explore empowering the potential of creativity, connectivity, play[...]
Dec
18
Tue
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[...]

Entertainment View all

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…

Dining View all

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

Video View all