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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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1:00 pm The Palos Verdes Ballet Nutcracker @ Norris Theatre
The Palos Verdes Ballet Nutcracker @ Norris Theatre
Dec 16 @ 1:00 pm
 The Palos Verdes Ballet is thrilled to present its 38thAnniversary Nutcracker season. Directed by Uta Graf-Apostol, this enchanting ballet classic will be performed at the Norris Theatre for one weekend only on Saturday, Dec. 15 at 7[...]
2:00 pm The NUTCRACKER @ Marsee Auditorium
The NUTCRACKER @ Marsee Auditorium
Dec 16 @ 2:00 pm
The NUTCRACKER @ Marsee Auditorium | Torrance | California | United States
The NUTCRACKER December 15 @ 2 p.m. | Tickets $36 Adults /$24 Children (12 and Under)| Marsee Auditorium The nationally known South Bay Ballet delivers a holiday confection for savvy ballet audiences who are looking for[...]
2:00 pm The Wedding Singer @ El Segundo Recreation Park
The Wedding Singer @ El Segundo Recreation Park
Dec 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Rec & Parks would like to promote our El Segundo Youth Drama Program upcoming show, THE WEDDING SINGER, performed by our 12 to 18 year old members. 2:00 pm matinees take place on December 9 & 16[...]
3:00 pm Caroling to Shut-ins & Chili @ Immanuel Lutheran Church
Caroling to Shut-ins & Chili @ Immanuel Lutheran Church
Dec 16 @ 3:00 pm
Immanuel Lutheran Church 706 Knob Hill Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90277 (310) 540-4435 https://www.immanuelrb.com Dec. 16 – 3:00 pm Caroling to Shut-ins & Chili
4:00 pm Las Posadas  Marlene Velazquez @ Mary & Joseph Retreat Center
Las Posadas  Marlene Velazquez @ Mary & Joseph Retreat Center
Dec 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Las Posadas  Marlene Velazquez Domingo 16 de Diciembre,  4:00 to 6:00pm Ven y celebra con nosotros una Posada para actuar por lo que pasaron José y María para encontrar posada en su viaje a Belén. Vamos[...]

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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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