Beach Magazine

Our Lady of the Manhattan Beach Arts

Our Lady of the Manhattan Beach Arts

“I came from a very formal, traditional background,” says Homeira Goldstein, whose regal bearing and striking wardrobe complements her reputation as the South Bay’s foremost proponent of the visual arts. …

Broza, Honea at Sangria, Hermosa Beach

Broza, Honea at Sangria, Hermosa Beach

Last January photographer Brent Broza was photographing big waves from the Manhattan Beach pier that were feathering off the Tanker Reef when he saw childhood friend Jeff Honea doing the same thing. …

Wild Things: Holy Mola Mola Sunfish

Wild Things: Holy Mola Mola Sunfish

What on earth is that? This is a common exclamation upon meeting an ocean sunfish, the craziest looking fish inhabiting the same ocean layers humans frequent.…

Dig for Kids Dinner for Champions honors Marlowe, Obradovich, Hanley

Dig for Kids Dinner for Champions honors Marlowe, Obradovich, Hanley

Three of beach volleyball’s most memorable players were honored last month on the 50th Anniversary of the Manhattan Beach Open during the Dig For Kids Dinner of Champions at Raleigh Studios.…

Beach bucket

Beach bucket

The car that is likely to be one of the showstoppers at the Palos Verdes Concours d'Elegance at Trump National Golf Course on September 18 and 19 doesn't look like much at the moment. It's a hulk sitting on a rack in a dusty workshop in El Segundo, lit eerily from below with droplights and occasional showers of sparks where a restorer is grinding an axle bracket. …

Cook and be merry: Fig Salad with Walnuts and Mint

Cook and be merry: Fig Salad with Walnuts and Mint

California figs are harvested in the late summer and early fall, and I found them at every farmers market I visited in the last month. These that I found at the Torrance Farmers Market were so beautiful, I wanted to eat them fresh, so I created this salad with walnuts, mint and lemon vinaigrette, which complement their subtle sweetness and soft texture.…

Writing Honorable Mention: “The never ending treasure hunt”

Writing Honorable Mention: “The never ending treasure hunt”

by Andrea from El Porto I sit here drenched in the salty…

Writing Honorable Mention: “Sharing a Wave: a true story”

Writing Honorable Mention: “Sharing a Wave: a true story”

by Marcus Bockman Paddling through the shallow inside where tourists wade at…

Writing Honorable Mention: “Local Imagery”

Writing Honorable Mention: “Local Imagery”

by Quin Rau I sat and watched the horizon from the Hermosa…

Writing Honorable Mention: “El Camino Real”

Writing Honorable Mention: “El Camino Real”

by M.A. Cohen “Gold!” cried Jacques.  “I’ve been digging for gold!  Near…