Kevin Cody

Barfly: Remembering Aussie Blue

Celeb Sightings: Goldie Hawn, her sister and a group of friends were spotted dining at Petros, Metlox Center, MB. Word is she acts just like she does on TV and in the movies, all bubbles, giggles and smiles and she looks exactly the same.

 Kevin Cody

On Local Government: What part about ‘separation’ don’t you understand

by Bob Pinzler
It never ceases to amaze how difficult it is for people with religious fervor to set aside the intensity of their belief when entering the public realm.

 Kevin Cody

Harbor lights: Sailing around isn’t kids’ play

by Harry MunnsTwo weeks ago, Abby Sunderland, who turned 16 last October, sailed away from the dock at the Del Rey Yacht Club in a bid to become the youngest person to sail around the world non-stop and unassisted. I can’t figure out whether I feel like she’s exercising her youthful need to make a […]

 Kevin Cody

Letters February 4, 2010

Character reference
Dear ER:
I work at a pet grooming salon in El Segundo, which Manhattan Beach Detective Sgt. Brian Brown frequents (“Officer of the Year,” ER Jan. 7, 2010). He always uses the self-service section to take care of the grooming needs of his dog “Buddy.”

 Kevin Cody

No plans to ask voters for money

by Robb Fulcher Hermosa voters will not be asked for money to help maintain school playfields and a gymnasium, unless there is a dramatic reversal in the momentum against the plan. The city School Board had considered placing a ballot measure for more funding before voters, who have rejected two previous funding measures. But last […]

 Kevin Cody

Thousands expected for pre-game run

by Randy Angel Southern California’s largest Super Bowl celebration will begin at 7 a.m. Sunday when the 32nd annual Redondo Beach Super Bowl 10K kicks off with the popular costume judging contest. More than 10,000 participants and supporters are expected to attend the event, giving ample time to recover before the New Orleans Saints and […]

 Kevin Cody

Costa, Redondo battle for playoff spots


When Mira Costa and Redondo square off this week in the second of two Bay League meetings, the contests in nearly every sport will have playoff implications, adding fuel to the always heated rivalry.

 Kevin Cody

Beach Cities Sports

Running G.I. Joe, in conjunction with the City of Hermosa Beach, will hold the annual spring Pier-to-Pier Run/Walk Saturday, March 6 at 7 a.m. Approximately four miles, the sand course goes to the Manhattan Beach Pier and back. Entrants receive a T-shirt, goodie bag and prizes. To register, call 310-318-0280 or visit hermosabch.org. Fundraisers The […]

 Kevin Cody

100 Monkeys slow down at Saint Rocke Fri. Feb. 5

 Kevin Cody

Letters Jan. 28, 2010

Haiti connection

Dear ER:

I have read “Ariana’s Dream” story to my third grade students, not without tears. and they are inspired to send cards and words of love to all of you (ER Jan. 21, 2010).

 Kevin Cody

“The Good Soldier Schweik”


When brilliant composers die young, whether it’s Bizet or Gershwin and especially Mozart, people wonder what they might have accomplished had they lived longer. Robert Kurka died in 1957, at age 35, before the premiere of his sole opera, “The Good Soldier Schweik.”

 Kevin Cody

Common sings about surf Sat at Brixton at the RB Pier

 Kevin Cody

Trace Bundy and Sungha Jung at Live At The Lounge.

by Fred Milani

The budding South Bay acoustic music scene got another bolt of lightning from the sold-out, performances of master fingerstyle guitarists Trace Bundy and Sungha Jung at Live At The Lounge

 Kevin Cody

Cyclists, motorists urged to share


Workers have placed signs along Hermosa Avenue, and painted symbols on the roadway itself, to let bicyclists know they can occupy a full lane going each way.

 Kevin Cody

City limits water use and planting

by Robb Fulcher The City Council has joined neighboring towns by moving to limit the daily water use of residents and businesses, as three years of drought have shrunk California water reservoir levels by 25 percent. The council also moved to impose some restrictions on landscaping. The council unanimously green-lighted two new ordinances governing water […]