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Still some hardball to play in baseball crazy Cuba

by Roger Repohl

One of the many dashed hopes contrasting the Obama campaign with the Obama administration has been that of a fresh and open approach by the United States government toward Cuba.

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Letters to the editor

The article about the gun carrying event in Hermosa Beach has caused me such fear, disgust, and anger, I’m not sure I can begin to put my feelings into words…

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Two tier or not to tier

California is not the only state where deficits are occurring at all levels of government.

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Final voyages

Burial at sea has become an appealing alternative to the traditional funeral and cemetery interment. But people outside the world of morticians and mortuaries may not realize the process of cremation and scattering of ashes on the ocean isn’t technically a burial at sea. “Those are very rare and very expensive. You have to have […]

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Return of the Bald Eagle

After being wiped out by DDT, bald eagles reintroduced to the Channel Islands have started to bree

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Comedian Chris Porter at The Comedy & Magic Club

Chris Porter
This week I spoke with the gritty and hilarious Chris Porter. He has appeared on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central’s Live at Gotham, and has had a Comedy Central Presents special. We spoke how comedians really want to be rockstars, the key to success is having a firm grip on reality, and having a backdrop on your first special that may or may not make you lose all reality.

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Harbor lights

Richard Lawrence works for Brutoco Engineering and Construction, Inc. as a project superintendent. His company recently completed a project about one-third of a mile off the King Harbor breakwater. West Basin Municipal Water District (WBMWD), the company that hired Brutoco, has spent a bundle on improvements at the Redondo SEALab, including construction of a new […]

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McChrystal ball

It was every reporter’s dream: to write a small article that brings down a big guy. Not only that, but an easy article to boot: Do a little background research, summarize others’ previous reportage and publicly available documents, interview your subject, his wife, and his aides, have a few beers with them to glean some loose-lipped quotes, and tie it all together in 8,000 very readable words.

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