Kevin Cody

Beach wheels: Volkswagen Tiguan SEL a handsome, well-built family hauler

Beach wheels: Volkswagen Tiguan SEL a handsome, well-built family hauler

the Tiguan is a solid, well-built family hauler that should provide years of comfortable and reliable service.

 Ryan McDonald

Beach Cities lag on stormwater goals, report finds

Beach Cities lag on stormwater goals, report finds

by Ryan McDonald A new report from Heal the Bay has found that the Beach Cities are dramatically behind in their efforts to address stormwater, which flows untreated from storm drains to foul beaches and oceans. The report, released Tuesday, studied efforts to address stormwater throughout Los Angeles County, and found that the region as […]

 David Mendez

ICAN show empowers new artists

ICAN show empowers new artists

by David Mendez On Friday night, a few hundred feet off of Broadway, tucked behind a small church in South Redondo, a modest crowd had gathered to celebrate a group of men and women with developmental disabilities — many of whom were putting their art before the public for the first time. ICAN California Abilities […]

 Ryan McDonald

Fangary files suit over mayor rotation

by Ryan McDonald Hermosa Beach City Councilmember Hany Fangary has filed a lawsuit against the city and several of his fellow council members, the most significant example yet of the tension riving Hermosa’s local government. News of the lawsuit became public last week at an extraordinary meeting at which several elected officials relayed a bizarre […]

 David Mendez

Redondo plans sale of contested surplus land

Redondo plans sale of contested surplus land

by David Mendez The City of Redondo Beach will endeavor to sell a surplus piece of property near the intersection of Torrance Boulevard and Lucia Avenue. The lot has been the subject of minor land dispute amid the long-ago construction of a shed, attempts to purchase the land by adjacent property owner, and feuding colored […]

 Ryan McDonald

Hermosa Beach’s Heidi Androl reports ringside from boxing’s biggest bouts

Hermosa Beach’s Heidi Androl reports ringside from boxing’s biggest bouts

by Ryan McDonald It’s not easy to catch Floyd Mayweather with his hands down. Mayweather, whom ESPN called “perhaps the greatest defensive fighter in history,” went 50–0 over a professional boxing career lasting more than two decades. The longevity and unblemished record are doubtless owed to Mayweather’s ability to avoid getting hit, a skill that […]

 Richard Foss

Venice alive and well in Torrance

Venice alive and well in Torrance

Il bar, where the Italian’s drink and drive by Richard Foss  There’s a reason Starbucks gives their drinks Italian names. Their Frappuccino and their measurements venti and trenta are either meaningless or misleading in Italian, but they reflect the fact that Italians not only invented the espresso machine, but most of the drinks that are […]

 Bondo Wyszpolski

Where movies are the gateway to the world

Where movies are the gateway to the world

Randy Berler’s South Bay Film Society screens art house films at the AMC Rolling Hills 20 by Bondo Wyszpolski In June 2012, Randy Berler crossed his fingers and jumped in. Three years into retirement, the former urban planner for the City of Redondo Beach was hoping to sell 59 tickets for “Three Colors: Red,” by […]

 Kevin Cody

Manhattan Beach surfer and surgeon Brad Thomas

Manhattan Beach surfer and surgeon Brad Thomas

Faced with choosing to become a surgeon or a surfer, Brad Thomas chose both

 Judy Rae

Beach people – Mama Liz Thanksgiving Dinner

Beach people – Mama Liz Thanksgiving Dinner

a family affair

 Kevin Cody

Beach schools – ECC Halloween Party

Beach schools – ECC Halloween Party

benefits SB Promise

 Judy Rae

Beach people – ‘SB Community Factor’

Weeks after Los Angeles County Firefighter and former NFL player Eric Stevens married his college sweetheart Amanda, the 30-year-old Palos Verdes Peninsula High graduate was diagnosed with ALS. While at Peninsula, he earned All Bay League honors in football and wrestling. After playing for Cal, he was signed by the Rams in 2013. Last month, […]

 Chris Miller

Beach people – Historical Society

Beach people – Historical Society

Goes back to the 80s

 Judy Rae

Letters to the Editor 12-12-19

Letters to the Editor 12-12-19

Read about it. Write about it

 Easy Reader Staff

On local government by Bob Pinzler 12-12-19

Manhattan Beach, not Manhattan, NY

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