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A tuneful taxi hits South Bay streets

As Breeana Trachy, Nicole Cooper, and Elyse Lemoine slid into the back of a nondescript yellow taxi one afternoon, they weren’t prepared for what awaited them.

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Police Beat

Residents in the area of the 1800 blk. of the Esplanade reported hearing a vehicle skid and hit a pole.

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New Long Beach Six Man promises v-ball & party

The first-ever Long Beach Six Man Reunion tournament seeks to deliver the party that Manhattan Beach wants to eliminate from its most treasured beach volleyball event.

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About Town

The Friends of Redondo Beach Arts and the Redondo Beach United School District have joined forces to identify promising poet laureates through a writing contest that was open to all schools.

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President sends birthday card to RB’s McCallum

Elaine McCallum of Redondo Beach received a birthday card last week from President Barack and Michele Obama when she turned turning 100 years old.

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Gun advocates pack heat, pick litter

by Robb Fulcher

They wore guns at their sides, and they came to clean up this town. Of litter, that is.
About a dozen gun-rights advocates with holstered side arms – and two with long arms strapped across their backs – held a brief rally and then picked up litter along The Strand on Saturday, stopping to talk and hand out fliers to anyone who asked about the weapons.

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Pier Avenue Construction

The north side of the Pier Avenue overhaul is about to be finished. The project, which started in February, will be accomplished around Labor Day. “We have had some sand issues, but no major problems,” says Frank Senteno, the project manager. Juan Galarza (in front) and Emidio Romo working on sidewalks on the lower sections […]

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Surf Food Stand opens on Strand

Say goodbye to sandy sandwiches. A new concession stand has opened along The Strand at 41st Street. The small building, previously known as Alfredo’s, is now the Surf Food Stand. Surf Food Stand has been open only three weeks but has already expanded its hours from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Owner Ben Yeshzkia started […]