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Despite brawl, Hermosa Beach sticking with contract cities group

By Ryan McDonald Hermosa Beach City Councilmember Jeff Duclos was fast asleep when the action started. Last month, Duclos was attending the California Contract Cities…

MBEF raises $1.2 million

by Mark McDermott The 25th Anniversary of the Manhattan Wine Auction on Saturday night raised $1.2 million for local schools. More than 2,000 people attended…

Hermosa Beach approves annual budget

by Ryan McDonald The Hermosa Beach City Council approved the final budget for 2019-20 at its Tuesday night meeting, which included appropriating money for new…

Legal squabbles again revolve around Redondo Fun Factory, fish market

Legal squabbles again revolve around Redondo Fun Factory, fish market

by David Mendez Like death and taxes, another inevitability has come to pass — Steve…

Strand home fire: Hermosa Beach police arrest new suspect, let previous one go

Strand home fire: Hermosa Beach police arrest new suspect, let previous one go

  By Ryan McDonald Officers with the Hermosa Beach Police Department have arrested a second…

Manhattan Beach fourth graders design Gelsons shopping bag

Manhattan Beach fourth graders design Gelsons shopping bag

Manhattan Beach fourth graders unveil the shopping bags they designed for Gelsons.…

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Bringing it all back home

Bringing it all back home

David Benoit returns to El Camino College for a special night with Oleta Adams and the Asia American Youth Symphony Orchestra by Mark McDermott David Benoit’s first gig was at…

Artist Diane Strack: gone to the heavens

Artist Diane Strack: gone to the heavens

For Diane Strack, a fond goodbye Artist and Hermosa Beach resident Diane Strack (b. Sept. 4, 1946) passed away May 30. Her work had been shown in venues throughout the…

South Bay arts calendar for June 13 to 19

South Bay arts calendar for June 13 to 19

Thursday, June 13 The Bard is gearing up Shakespeare by the Sea begins its 22nd season with “The Comedy of Errors,” performed Thursday through Saturday at Point Fermin Park in…

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A Tale of Two Chickens [restaurant review]

A Tale of Two Chickens [restaurant review]

One of the main reasons for dining out is there’s something you love to eat, but not to cook. A prime example is roast chicken,…

Second chance for Second, vegan Grain, Michelin honors, stealth tax, and other dining news

Zinc essentials [restaurant review]

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