Adam Malovani’s walking tour of Hermosa’s musical heritage exposes challenges of preserving town’s past by Ryan McDonald Singer Joni Mitchell has said her hit tune “Big Yellow Taxi” — with its tinging triangle and immortal lament that “They paved paradise/And put up a parking lot” — was inspired by a trip to Hawaii. Mitchell told […]
Draft EIRs available Draft Environmental Impact reports for two major projects in the city have become available for public comment. Portions of the draft EIR for the reconstruction of North School became available Aug. 3, and the Hermosa Beach City School District will be accepting comments until Sept. 17. The district initially circulated a […]
City manager interviews The Hermosa Beach City Council will not hold its regularly scheduled council meeting next Tuesday. However, the council will be interviewing candidates for City Manager Wednesday evening at Council Chambers. Although the interviews will take place in closed session, members of the public may offer comment before the session begins. The meeting […]
English Beat draws what appears to be a record crowd during the first of this summer’s Hermosa Beach concerts, presented by Saint Rocke.
Sidewalk Sale Stores in downtown Hermosa will put their wares outside this weekend for the annual Summer Sidewalk Sale. Participating retailers and restaurants will feature discounts, and there will be live music in front of Stars Antiques and Java Man. The sale is sponsored by the Hermosa Beach Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau and […]