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Hermosa Beach extends residential, commercial eviction moratorium

Hermosa Beach city officials Tuesday evening adopted a state-recommended hiatus on private residential and commercial rental evictions that will extend through Jan.31, 2021, subject to satisfaction of specific requirements.…

Manhattan Beach Chamber to host Sept. 30 council debate

The seven candidates for the three open seats on the Manhattan Beach council will participate in a debate hosted by the Manhattan Beach Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, Sept. 30 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.…

Sandbox: Residents question North Hermosa Beach undergrounding

A vote regarding the Greenwich Village North Undergrounding Project has been approved by the Hermosa Beach City Council.…

Redondo Beach firefighters accept more pay, less staffing

Redondo Beach firefighters accept more pay, less staffing

Redondo firefighters agreed to a new, four-year contract that includes a pay raise and reduced staffing.…

Redondo Beach AES power plant shutdown deferred to 2021, or later

Redondo Beach AES power plant shutdown deferred to 2021, or later

The California State Water Resources Control Board voted on Sept. 1 to extend the life of four gas-fired power plants along the Southern California coast, including the AES plant on Harbor Drive, in Redondo Beach.…

Manhattan Beach firefighters battle Creek Fire in Sierras

Manhattan Beach firefighters battle Creek Fire in Sierras

An engine company from the Manhattan Beach Fire Department is part of the five-engine South Bay Strike Team helping fight the Creek Fire in the Sierra National Forest. …

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“Agents of Chaos” – Ignore at the peril of democracy [MOVIE REVIEW]

“Agents of Chaos” – Ignore at the peril of democracy [MOVIE REVIEW]

by Neely Swanson “Agents of Chaos” is a two-part documentary brought to us by Emmy and Academy Award winning filmmaker Alex Gibney (“Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief;”…

“Utopia” – Not exactly [MOVIE REVIEW]

“Utopia” – Not exactly [MOVIE REVIEW]

by Neely Swanson “Utopia” is a new 8 part series premiering on Amazon written by Gillian Flynn (Gone Girl, Sharp Objects) based on the BBC series of the same name…

“Les Sauvages” – Not just who you think

“Les Sauvages” – Not just who you think

by Neely Swanson “Les Sauvages (The Savages),” the French series premiering on “Topic” (topic.com), a new streaming platform, is a not to be missed political thriller that will put you…

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A Little Piece of Italy [restaurant review]

A Little Piece of Italy [restaurant review]

One of the odder effects of the pandemic has been to level the playing field for modest restaurants. When everybody is serving outdoors on improvised…

Adios Barrio, Denny’s decamps, A Fish rising, above standard at Pacific Standard Prime

Mexican time machine [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