Kevin Cody

No more turns on SEE POOL VEDA

No more turns on SEE POOL VEDA

by Kevin Cody 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. “El Segundo has more Fortune 500 Company headquarters in its […]

 Kevin Cody

Crowds crowd Kiwanis’ annual Fair on Richmond Street, El Segundo

Crowds crowd Kiwanis’ annual Fair on Richmond Street, El Segundo

The annual Fair on Richmond Street on Saturday, September 22, spilled on to Grand  Street and still there was barely enough space for the crowds,  kids rides, and food and craft booths.

 Kevin Cody

Lobster Rock rocks Redondo Beach Lobster Festival

Lobster Rock rocks Redondo Beach Lobster Festival

The two decades old lobster festival at the Seaside Lagoon in Redondo Beach moved into the present this weekend, under new promoters Mike Bourchard and Dave Tardiff.

 Kevin Cody

Beach sports – Aussie in Classic finish

Beach sports – Aussie in Classic finish

Adds unlimited to stock title

 Kevin Cody

Beach film – A night for the ages at ‘Age of Summer’ premier

Beach film – A night for the ages at ‘Age of Summer’ premier

Age of Summer

 Kevin Cody

Beach charity – Honda Evening Under the Stars benefits Torrance Memorial

Beach charity – Honda Evening Under the Stars  benefits Torrance Memorial

Kenny G and surprise guest vocalist Richard Marx

 Kevin Cody

Beach art – Greenberg paintings benefit Puerto Rico

Beach art – Greenberg paintings benefit Puerto Rico

A show to benefit Habitat for Humanity, Puerto Rico

 Kevin Cody

Beach sports – Locals Atop Podiums at MB, HB AVP Opens

Beach sports – Locals Atop Podiums at MB, HB AVP Opens

Manhattan, Hermosa AVP Open

 Kevin Cody

Beach food – Tasting and tippling

Beach food – Tasting and tippling

at Bite at the Beach

 Kevin Cody

Gov. candidate Newsom delivers for Muratsuchi

Gov. candidate Newsom delivers for Muratsuchi

by Kevin Cody Democratic Party gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom was carrying pizza boxes, seven deep when he stepped off his campaign bus at lunchtime on Tuesday at Assemblyman Al Muratsuchi’s Torrance campaign headquarters. Both Newsom and Muratsuchi are thought to have comfortable leads in their respective races. Nonetheless, Newsom is barnstorming through Southern California this […]

 Kevin Cody

“Age of Summer” casts local surfers, celebrates Hermosa Beach

“Age of Summer” casts local surfers, celebrates Hermosa Beach

Director Bill Kiely and writer David Harris collaborate on a coming-of-age celebration of their Hermosa Beach. Local surfers were enlisted for roles in front of and behind the camera.

 Kevin Cody

Navy SEAL plans San Clemente to Catalina swim

Navy SEAL plans San Clemente to Catalina swim

Former Navy SEAL Dave Loeffler plans to swim from San Clemente Island to Catalina Island on Monday, September 17. The swim is believed to be the first attempt, ever, to swim the 21 miles between the two islands. San Clemente is the southernmost Channel Island and 70 miles offshore of San Diego. Loeffler is using […]

 Kevin Cody

Palos Verdes About Town

Thursday, September 6 Benefit No Kid Hungry 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Join Chef Michelangelo Aliaga at Primo Italia, for an intimate seated dinner hosted by acclaimed culinary MC, Billy Harris. Guest will enjoy a multi-course, wine-paired dinner, chef meet and greet plus hors d’oeuvres. Go to Eventbrite.com and enter Primo Italia to see the whole […]

 Kevin Cody

Director Kiely’s “Age of Summer” features South Bay surfers

Director Kiely’s “Age of Summer” features South Bay surfers

“Age of Summer” director Bill Kiely puts local watermen and waterwomen in front of and behind the camera for his coming of age film based on his own Junior Lifeguard experiences.

 Kevin Cody

Spotlight on the hill – Peninsula Ed Foundation Major donor reception

Spotlight on the hill – Peninsula Ed Foundation Major donor reception

Fresh seafood and special Seed to Table vegetarian menu