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 Jen Ezpeleta

Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center proposed as vaccinations site, devil’s in the details

Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center proposed as  vaccinations site, devil’s in the details

by Rachel Reeves The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health has identified the Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center as a potential location for distributing COVID-19 vaccines, first to healthcare practitioners in Los Angeles and ultimately to the general public. Depending on how negotiations between the city and county pan out, the MPOD (Medical Point […]

 Jen Ezpeleta

All Ball Sports: Lasorda, and the Linguine and Baseball Club; Goff in from the cold; Coach Feather credited

All Ball Sports: Lasorda, and the Linguine and Baseball Club; Goff in from the cold; Coach Feather credited

Tony Capozzola had some baseball advice for Tommy Lasorda during what started as a friendly lunch. Lasorda didn’t agree with it — and didn’t want to hear it. The lunch went downhill from there.

 Ryan McDonald

After siege by Trump mob, South Bay’s Rep. Lieu helps lead impeachment effort [Updated]

After siege by Trump mob, South Bay’s Rep. Lieu helps lead impeachment effort [Updated]

by Ryan McDonald Minutes after President Donald Trump concluded the “Save America” rally last Wednesday by instructing the thousands of people gathered on the Ellipse, a park south of the White House, to “walk down Pennsylvania Avenue” to the U.S. Capitol, Rep. Ted Lieu heard a loud, persistent banging on the door of his office […]

 Kevin Cody

Hermosa Beach Police give blood in battle against the pandemic

Hermosa Beach Police give blood in battle against the pandemic

Hermosa Beach Police donate blood in battle against the pandemic

 Kevin Cody

AstraZeneca vaccine coming soon, ’til then, mask, wash, distance, Lundquist researcher urges

AstraZeneca vaccine coming soon, ’til then, mask, wash, distance, Lundquist researcher urges

There is a silver lining to the COVID-19 surge. But only a clinical trials researcher can appreciate it. The surge speeds up the results.

 Jen Ezpeleta

Manhattan Beach closes outdoor dining as COVID-19 cases surge

Manhattan Beach closes outdoor dining as COVID-19 cases surge

  by Mark McDermott  The City of Manhattan Beach on Sunday closed the outdoor dining decks it had taken over from restaurants in early December as a way to help the struggling local dining industry evade Los Angeles County health order restrictions and attract some semblance of business.  The closure was announced late Saturday night […]

 Jen Ezpeleta

New HBCSD superintendent met by COVID, back to school challenges

New HBCSD superintendent met by COVID, back to school challenges

by Ryan McDonald Jason Johnson became Superintendent of the Hermosa Beach City School District on July 1, as coronavirus caseloads were increasing in California’s second wave, and spring hopes of a fall return to in-person instruction were looking increasingly unlikely. The pressure over the return to campuses has not abated for Johnson, a product of […]

 Jen Ezpeleta

Groms trade toys for photo with Surfing Santa