Twenty minutes before noon on Tuesday, protesters began streaming down Manhattan Beach Boulevard. They mostly walked single file, or in small groups, and were mostly young; some were African-American, some Latino, a few white, a few older. They were uniformly disciplined. Some greeted the police officers who had cordoned off the street. Mayor Richard Montgomery watched from the parking lot overlooking the pier.
Former Mira Costa High students Malachi McMahon, Dalia Feliciano, and Jemal Williams organized a Black Lives Matter protest that drew over 1,000 people to the Manhattan Beach Pier Tuesday afternoon.
However, in our desire to provide a safe, comfortable family life, we can actually be impairing our kids’ abilities to function independently and with confidence.
We teach our officers and other police staff to demonstrate professionalism at all times and de-escalate situations,” Manhattan Police Chief Derrick says in George Floyd aftermath,
When I watched the recent video I was shocked and appalled at the actions and inaction of the Minneapolis police officers that led to the tragic death of George Floyd.
As your Chief of Police, and a 27-year veteran of the law enforcement profession, I feel compelled to speak publicly about the current sentiment towards law enforcement expressed throughout our country.
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Despite the pandemic, which prevented the nation’s Scouts from visiting veterans’ gravesites on Memorial Day, Meadows School Cub Scout Pack 275 observed the Scout Day National Moment of Remembrance.
Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis said the county will request permission from the governor to reopen restaurants and hair salons.
A 67 percent decrease in Redondo Beach’s hotel bed tax threatens to put Redondo harbor improvements on hold.
Lundquist Institute’s Dr. Eric Daar studied HIV/Aids for nearly three decades. Now, at the request of the National Institute of Health, he is conducting clinical trials in search of a treatment for COVID-19
Governor Newsom approves retail reopening, statewide. Manhattan Beach, Supervisor Hahn had urged action
“Just heard back from @CAgovernor @GavinNewsom. All retail stores, statewide, will now be able to reopen for in-store shopping.” Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn Tweet Monday afternoon.
Local musicians keep alive Hermosa’s annual Memorial Day Weekend Fiesta with streaming shows. Visit Easy Reader/HermosaOne Streaming Calendar for Music, Readings, and Health programs
Peninsula, Hermosa Beach, LA superintendents assail governor’s school reopening plan, masks would cost millions of dollars daily
State and Los Angeles County “proposed regulations” for reopening schools in the fall have been assailed as “unattainable and unrealistic” in a letter signed by 10 Los Angeles area school superintendents. The letter was “spearheaded” by Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District Superintendent Dr. Alex Cherniss, according to Palos Verdes School Board member Suzanne Seymour.
In past years, the Manhattan Wine auction has been held at the Manhattan Beach Country Club and raised over $1 million. This year, the auction will be streamed, the Manhattan Beach Education Foundation hopes the results will be the same, or better.