Lap swimming at the new Redondo Union High School pool is availble Mon-Thur, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. One Seahawk Way, off of Diamond Street and PCH, Redondo Beach.
Aquarius,(a’60s tribute performs this evening from 5 to 7 at Polliwog Park, 1601 Manhattan Beach Blvd., MB. Free. (310) 802-5000.
The 17th annual Smackfest co-ed 4’s tournament was held Saturday July 23, 2011 in Hermosa Beach. The event benefits So Cal Foundation for Children (SCFC) which raises funds for scholarships, education, guidance and athletic opportunity to underprivileged youth. For more information, contact Bill Sigler, 310-536-0060, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.socalfc.org.
Thanks to an admirer, one of Mali’s finest performs Thursday, July 21 at Saint Rocke She’s been called the Nightingale of the North, but Malian singer Khaira Arby was a caged songbird for much of her life. Born in Abaradjou, just north of Timbuktu, Arby’s Berber father forbade her musical aspirations, as did her first […]
When I hear the name ZuhG, it makes me think of the planet Gong, Daevid Allen and pothead pixies. Well, it’s not a mythical planet, and the potheads aren’t pixies; but there is one commonality shared with the fanciful world created by the founding member of Soft Machine and Gong… “ZuhG means to be unlike […]
The top selling Blues Travelers will headline the 5th Annual Walk with Sally Summer White Party tonight at the site of the future Shade Hotel in King Harbor. Over two dozen local restaurants and bars will provide food and libations. Walk with Sally was founded in 2004 by Manhattan Beach resident Nick Arquette to offer […]
Come enjoy cinemas under the stars at the Seaside Lagoon every Friday night in July. Gates open at 7 p.m. Come early and bring a blanket and lawn chair. Guests will enjoy free giveaways, popcorn and free movies! Tonight is Bee Movie. Sponsored by AES; www.aescalifornia.com.
The Charlie Saikley Six-Man Volleyball Tournament will go on, the City Council decided last night, after more than two hours of discussion between heavy-hearted volleyball players, longtime South Bay residents and team sponsors.
The 2011 Summer of Music on the Redondo Beach Pier concert series opens Saturday, July 2 at 6pm. Couchois Bros. will perform classic R&B from 6 to 8 pm. The free concert series continues throughout the summer every Thursday and Saturday, 6:00 – 8:00 PM, July 2 to September 3, 2011. Visit redondopier.com for schedule […]
Residents show off homes during Environmental Priorities Network South Bay Solar and Green Homes Tour
From the front, the Silver Strand Avenue home of Dency and Moira Nelson looks like any other Hermosa house, except for the rooftop solar panels. But as area residents found during a recent Environmental Priorities Network South Bay Solar and Green Homes Tour, the Nelsons have gone out of their way to be kind to the […]
Welcome to the 2011 edition of the South Bay Happy Hour Guide, Easy Reader’s comprehensive list of food and drink specials throughout the South Bay. Sit back, relax, and enjoy a nice cold one while browsing. Don’t see your local watering hole? Send us a note, and we’ll see if we can’t get it up here. […]
The Riviera Village Summer Festival begins Saturday June 25 and runs through Sunday, June 26, 2011 at the corner of Catalina and Avenue I in Redondo Beach. The festival features beer gardens with live bands, carnival rides with free kidz zone, arts and crafts and international food. Admission is free. A free shuttle is available from […]
Summer Sports Calendar 2011 Ongoing Dive N’ Surf SCUBA Throughout the summer Dive N’ Surf, Redondo Dive N’ Surf is a Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI), a five-star instructor development center offering courses from beginners to instructors. Classes start at $599 and include five classroom sessions, five pool sessions and four ocean SCUBA dives. […]
When a bit of inspiration goes a long way Being practical sometimes means leaving aside the practical and doing what comes from the heart. Early last year I sat down with Laura Orr and explained that I wanted to write an article about the Artist and the Muse. I’m not sure if I mentioned to […]
GI Joe Boot Camp and the City of Hermosa Beach host the tri-annual Pier-2-Pier Sand Run/Walk 7 a.m. Saturday, June 11 at the Hermosa Beach Pier, “located at 1 Pier Ave. in Hermosa Beach.” Joe Charles, aka GI Joe, has hosted the event for the past 11 years. The Hermosa Beach Community Center has partnered […]