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Manhattan, Hermosa firefighters host 26th Annual Beach Cities Toy Drive

Manhattan, Hermosa firefighters host 26th Annual Beach Cities Toy Drive

Manhattan Beach and Hermosa Beach/Los Angeles firefighters gathered with volunteers Saturday at the Manhattan Civic Center to launch the 26th Annual Beach Cities Toy Drive.…

Gelson’s arrives, hoping to win over neighborhood  

by Mark McDermott It was a store opening five years in the making, one that included overcoming an organized campaign against a grocery store being…

The Boulevard Opportunity knocks on Artesia

by David Mendez When Randolph and Francisca Stern opened up Dance 1, a studio with an emphasis on teaching ballet, they set up in a…

MBUSD mold, asbestos abatement costs $1.2 million

by Mark McDermott The Manhattan Beach Unified School District Board of Education last week allocated…

Citizen of the Year Heffernan-Schrader turns school gardens into classrooms

Citizen of the Year Heffernan-Schrader turns school gardens into classrooms

Edible education by Yvonne Liu Even though she suffers from severe allergies, Diana Heffernan-Schrader, the…

High notes from the Hill

High notes from the Hill

Flying high, from “Peter Pan” in third grade to “La Traviata” opposite Placido Domingo by…

Events

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8:30 am Donate Blood and Save a Life: Aq... @ Long Beach Medical Center and Miller Children’s & Women’s
Donate Blood and Save a Life: Aq... @ Long Beach Medical Center and Miller Children’s & Women’s
Nov 19 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Donate Blood and Save a Life: Aquarium of the Pacific Promotion Visit the Blood Donor Center at MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center and MemorialCare Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach to donate blood through[...]
8:30 am Donate Blood and Save a Life: La... @ Long Beach Medical Center and Miller Children’s & Women’s
Donate Blood and Save a Life: La... @ Long Beach Medical Center and Miller Children’s & Women’s
Nov 19 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Donate Blood and Save a Life: Laugh Factory Promotion Visit the Blood Donor Center at MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center and MemorialCare Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach to donate blood through November for[...]
9:00 am AdventurePlex Thanksgiving Break... @ AdventurePlex
AdventurePlex Thanksgiving Break... @ AdventurePlex
Nov 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
AdventurePlex Thanksgiving Break Camp  Help your child play their way to good health when school is out by signing them up for Camp at AdventurePlex! Extended care options available. Visit adventureplex.org/seasonalcamps for more information.   Date: Nov. 19-21 &[...]
9:00 pm Free Blood Pressure Screenings @ The Center for Health & Fitness
Free Blood Pressure Screenings @ The Center for Health & Fitness
Nov 19 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Free Blood Pressure Screenings The Center for Health & Fitness (CHF) is teaming up with the American Heart Association and Providence Little Company of Mary to offer free blood pressure screenings as part of Check.Change.Control,[...]

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South Bay arts calendar for Nov. 15 to 21

South Bay arts calendar for Nov. 15 to 21

Friday, November 16 Death was no obstacle “Forever Plaid,” the musical comedy about four lads (an all-male harmony group) who die tragically in the 1950s but manage to return from…

South Bay arts calendar for Nov. 8 to 14

South Bay arts calendar for Nov. 8 to 14

Thursday, November 8 Opening night, take two “Ephemeral,” featuring the spatial seascapes of Andre Snyman, is on view from 6 to 9 p.m. at Resin, 618 Cypress Ave., Hermosa Beach.…

Sanford out at helm of concerts

Sanford out at helm of concerts

by Ryan McDonald Saint Rocke owner Allen Sanford will not be returning to put on the Hermosa Beach Summer Concerts in 2019. The show, city officials say, will go on.…

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Gem in an unlikely neighborhood [restaurant review]

Gem in an unlikely neighborhood [restaurant review]

Whatever you think of immigration (and in the current political climate it’s pretty certain you have some opinion), the countries that have a lot of…

Rockefeller opens in Redondo, history-themed bistro on the way, Pappy van Winkle dinner, and more South Bay restaurant news

Beyond beer [restaurant review]

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