Kevin Cody

Former Los Angeles Lifeguard Amy Appelhans Gubser swims across Santa Monica Bay

Former Los Angeles Lifeguard Amy Appelhans Gubser swims across Santa Monica Bay

Former LA County Lifguard Amy Appelhans Gubser entered the water at Pirate’s Cove, on Point Dume and swam through the night to Rocky Point, in Palos Verdes. The north and south points of the Santa Monica Bay are separated by 28 statute miles of rich, open ocean.

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Goldstein, Nakano are named RB Man, Woman of the Year

Goldstein, Nakano are named RB Man, Woman of the Year

by Kevin Cody Steve Goldstein was commenting to fellow Redondo Chamber board member Ann Garten about the fact that neither of them had ever been honored as Man or Woman of the Year when he was shushed by 2011 Woman of the Year Mickey Marraffino. The reprimand came just as Cris Bennett, the chamber’s 2017 […]

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No more left turns on SEE PUL VEDA in El Segundo

No more left turns on SEE PUL VEDA in El Segundo

In what promises to be one of the best returns on investment ever for a rebranding effort, the City of El Segundo changed the name of Sepulveda Boulevard to Pacific Coast Highway. The cost for the 14 new highway signs was $15,000.

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Beach sports – Jimmy Miller Manhattan Beach

Beach sports – Jimmy Miller Manhattan Beach

Ocean Therapy
for inner city kids

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Beach art – Mustang Art at Resin in Hermosa Beach

Beach art – Mustang Art at Resin in Hermosa Beach

Mira Costa All Media Art Show

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Goldstein, Nakano named Redondo Beach Man, Woman of the Year

Steve Goldstein was commenting to fellow Redondo Chamber board member Ann Garten about the fact that neither of them had ever been honored as Man or Woman of the Year when he was shushed by 2011 Woman of the Year Mickey Marraffino.

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Beach art – CA 101 expands in depth and reach

Beach art – CA 101 expands in depth and reach

CA 101

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Palos Verdes About Town

Palos Verdes About Town

  14 votes separate Medawar and Zuckerman   by Kevin Cody Robert Medawar spent election night enjoying dinner at the Red Onion with his wife Sheila, parents Michele and Yolla, his brother- and sister-law and their kids. The following morning, he was back at work at Medawar Fine Jewelers while awaiting the outcome of the […]

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San Diego paddlers dominate South Bay Paddle

San Diego paddlers dominate South Bay Paddle

“This is like the old days,” Joe Bark said when he checked in Saturday morning for the South Bay Paddle at the Hermosa Beach pier. Race co-founder Scott Rusher and Matt Walls took it as a compliment.

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‘Little Pink House’ gets big response at Regal screening

‘Little Pink House’ gets big response at Regal screening

by Kevin Cody In 2010, while living in Redondo Beach, Courtney and Ted Balaker formed Korchula Production with the goal of “Making important ideas entertaining.” Courtney was a theater and film director, and pregnant. Her husband Ted had been with ABC News for five years. Ted’s time at ABC News coincided with the buildup to […]

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South Bay Promise Offers free first year for El Camino students

South Bay Promise Offers free first year  for El Camino students

by Kevin Cody “The roots of knowledge are bitter, but the fruits are sweet,” State Senator Ben Allen told 130 educators and elected officials at a luncheon hosted by El Camino College on May 11. The quote is from Aristotle. “I learned it from my father, a UCLA professor of Neoplatonism,” said Allen, whose 26th […]

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Former Titan swimming across Santa Monica Bay

Former Titan swimming across Santa Monica Bay

by Kevin Cody Amy Appelhans Gubser is celebrating her 50th birthday by swimming across the Santa Monica Bay, from Point Dume to Palos Verdes. The former Rolling Hills High School and Peninsula Aquatics swimmer plans to enter the water at 8 p.m. on Thursday, June 7 and arrive at Lunada Bay between 10 a.m. and […]

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Spotlight on the hill – Palos Verdes NCL

Honors the Senior Class of 2018

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Spotlight on the hill – Peninsula Education Foundation

Spotlight on the hill – Peninsula Education Foundation

Totally ‘80s BASH

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Spotlight on the hill – Las Amigas Champagne, Tea and Fashion Show

Spotlight on the hill – Las Amigas Champagne, Tea and Fashion Show

Fashions at Torrance Memorial Hospital

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