Bands pay tribute at Rocktoberfest in Seaside Lagoon in Redondo Beach

Kissed Alive was among the dozen cover bands performing this weekend at Rocktoberfest in Seaside Lagoon in Redondo Beach. The festival continues through Sunday (October 17), starting at noon with The Long Run (Eagles) and followed by Aeromyth, Led Zepagain and Queen Nation. The festival is presented by the Ragin Cajun Cafe in Redondo Beach.…

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Alice wakes up in of the Mira Costa High School quad

Theater fans can thank the Mira Costa Drama Department, and COVID for a magical, outdoor production of Alice on Wonderland, whose final performance is Saturday night at 7:30 in the high school quad. “If  Alice’s world reflects some of our deepest anxieties, it also shows us the value of perserverance through the inexplicable, and it…

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Manhattan Beach thanks Stroman for chamber leadership

by Kevin Cody Manhattan Beach Chamber of Commerce CEO Kelly Stroman was feted Wednesday evening at Culture Brewing for guiding the chamber over the past three years, including the year of COVID, which by itself seemed like three years, Mike Simms of the Simms Restaurants said at the gathering. Stroman is leaving the chamber Oct.…

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Surfside Swimmers conquer Catalina Channel

Shortly before midnight, on Monday, August 16, five members of the Surfside Swim Club embarked from Doctor’s Cove on Catalina Island for a relay swim across the Catalina Channel. The following morning, after swimming two, one-hour rotations each, through the night, the team swam ashore together at Sacred Cove, near Terranea Resort in Palos Verdes.…

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Luxury Rally Club and wine at Rolling Hills Country Club, Rancho Palos Verdes

This year’s annual Auto and Wine exhibition, co-hosted by the Rolling Hills Country Club and the Luxury Rally Club, featured nearly 100 wineries and an equal number of the world’s most coveted automobiles. The event was staged Saturday, September 4 on Rolling Hills’ driving range, overlooking the LA Basin and surrounding mountains. Luxury Rally Club…

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Luxury Rally Club Auto Exhibit, Wine tasting at Rolling Hills Country Club

Photos by John Perchulyn This year’s annual Auto and Wine exhibition, co-hosted by the Rolling Hills Country Club and the Luxury Rally Club, featured nearly 100 wineries and an equal number of the world’s most coveted automobiles. The event was staged Saturday, September 4 on Rolling Hills’ driving range, overlooking the LA Basin and surrounding…

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Tour de Pier in Manhattan Beach sets goal at $10 million 10 years

Tour de Pier nears $10 million Over 1,000 cyclists helped raise over $1 million at the 9th Annual Manhattan Beach Tour De Pier on Sunday. Team Uncle Kory was the largest overall fundraiser, with $160,156. Bay Club spin instructor PK Kessel and his spin class was the largest fundraiser among individuals.  The Mira Costa and…

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