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 Judy Rae

South Bay Community Calendar 1-18-18

Whats going on in the South Bay

 Mark McDermott

Changing of the guard : Derrick Abell becomes the first African American police chief in local history

Changing of the guard : Derrick Abell becomes the first African American police chief in local history

by Mark McDermott Late in the summer of 1982, Ron Gueringer, an assistant football coach and defensive coordinator for Inglewood High School, noticed during the team’s first practices that one of his best players was wearing a pair of cleats held together by athletic tape. Derrick Abell was a defensive back and sometime wide receiver […]

 Judy Rae

Ebb & Flow Festival

When: February 3, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre, 6300 Hetzler Rd, Culver City, CA 90232, USA

HEIDI DUCKLER DANCE THEATRE RELEASES SCHEDULE FOR EBB & FLOW: CULVER CITY A free, site-specific community festival of local artists exploring environmental impact through the arts Los Angeles-based company, Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre (HDDT) is producing a[…]

 Judy Rae

First Fridays at First! 

When: January 16, 2018 @ 9:55 pm – 10:55 pm
Where: First Lutheran Church and School, 2900 W Carson St, Torrance, CA 90503, USA

First Fridays at First!  Richard Strauss’s ENOCH ARDEN A Melodrama for Narrator and Piano  on the 1864 Poem by Alfred, Lord Tennyson   ~ performed by ~ Pianist DAVID KAPLAN and  Actor SHERMAN HOWARD Friday, February 2, 2018 at 12:15 p.m. Complimentary reception[…]

 Ryan McDonald

Chamber names Hoffman and Lewis Man, Woman of the year

Chamber names Hoffman and Lewis Man, Woman of the year

by Ryan McDonald Pete Hoffman and Maureen Lewis will be honored at the Hermosa Beach Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau Annual Installation Dinner next week at the Comedy and Magic Club. They share a dedication to civil service in Hermosa. Hoffman plans for the future Asked to name what he likes about living in […]

 Easy Reader Staff

Ku’uipo Kumukahi appears at the Southern California Slack Key Festival

Ku’uipo Kumukahi appears at the Southern California Slack Key Festival

Ku’uipo Kumukahi performs Sunday at the Southern California Slack Key Festival at the Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center.   by Jenni Passaro In Hawaii, kings, and queens composed songs for the people. Centuries later mele, Hawaiian songs, are given back to the people each time they are sung. “In this connection to the elders there […]

 Mark McDermott

A changing of the guard MBPD Chief Eve Irvine is succeeded by Captain Derrick Abell

A changing of the guard  MBPD Chief Eve Irvine is succeeded by Captain Derrick Abell

    First of two parts by Mark McDermott Derrick Abell has an image in his mind, a long-ago encounter he has no memory of but is almost certainly happened. In the early 1980s, he was a student at Inglewood High School, a star football player headed for a Division 1 scholarship at Montana State […]

 Judy Rae

Letters to the Editor 1-4-18

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 Bondo Wyszpolski

Richard Stephens: Thurs. p.m. at the Loft

Richard Stephens: Thurs. p.m. at the Loft

This Time It’s Personal A solo show by painter Richard Stephens opens tonight by Bondo Wyszpolski For most of us, apart from the champagne and “Auld Lang Syne,” there’s not much difference between the end of December and the start of January. With Richard Stephens, however, it was truly a changing of the guard. Wasn’t […]

 Bondo Wyszpolski

South Bay arts calendar for January 4 to 10

South Bay arts calendar for January 4 to 10

Thursday, January 4 Blues-rock master Alligator Records recording artist Coco Montoya plays Saint Rocke, 142 Pacific Coast Hwy, Hermosa Beach. His new album is “Hard Truth.” Showtime is 8 p.m. and tickets are $15. Call 9310) 372-0035 or go to saintrocke.com. With pen in hand There’s a free costume figure drawing event from 7 to […]

 Judy Rae

{pages} brings Kelly Corrigan, author of Tell Me More

When: January 17, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Where: Manhattan Beach Library, 1320 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266, USA

{pages} brings Kelly Corrigan, author of Tell Me More, to the Manhattan Beach Library on  Wednesday, January 17 at 7pm. Kelly will discuss her new work Tell Me More: 12 Stories About the Hardest Things I Am Learning to[…]

 Judy Rae

{pages} brings Matthew de la Pena and Loren Long, authors of Love

When: January 18, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Manhattan Beach Library , 1320 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266, USA

{pages} brings Matthew de la Pena and Loren Long, authors of Love, to the Manhattan Beach Library on Thursday, January 18th at 6 pm. From Newbery Medal-winning author, Matt de la Pena, and bestselling illustrator, Loren Long comes a[…]

 Judy Rae

South Bay Community Calendar 12-28-17

Happy New Year

 Judy Rae

Letters to the Editor 12-21-17

The latest Letters from our Readers

 Judy Rae

Letters to the Editor 12-14-17

This weeks letters to the editor