Essential Guide to Hermosa Beach

Los Angeles beaches closed again as crews clean up waste

September 25, 2015 at 10:05 am
; Credit: Stock photo via Ryan Vaarsi/Flickr Creative Commons Two Los Angeles beaches remain closed as crews clean up hypodermic needles, condoms and other waste that washed ashore. County health officials are warning people to avoid the water and the sand Friday at Dockweiler State Beach and adjacent El Segundo Beach near Los Angeles International Airport. The waste was spotted in ... More

Search Continues For Missing 16-Year-Old Girl In Redondo Beach

September 24, 2015 at 5:39 pm
Emily Espinosa was last seen around 8 a.m. on July 22, walking away from Mira Costa High School. More

Confusion Over Southland’s Recent Tsunami Advisory Led To Surge In 911 Calls

September 19, 2015 at 9:11 pm
Following the issuance of a tsunami advisory for the Southland on Wednesday night, at least one law enforcement agency reported a surge in 911 calls with residents asking whether they should evacuate. More

California tsunami advisory: What you need to know

September 17, 2015 at 1:04 am
A small tsunami off the California coast is expected to stem from the massive Chile earthquake that struck Wednesday evening. Officials are not expecting significant damage or flooding. More

Huge Chile earthquake brings tsunami advisory for California coastline

September 17, 2015 at 1:02 am
A tsunami advisory has been issued for coastal areas of California after a magnitude 8.3 earthquake hit central Chile on Wednesday. More

Treated Sewage to Be Dumped Just One Mile Out From Los Angeles Beaches

September 10, 2015 at 12:11 am
Swimmers in Manhattan Beach might want to think twice before getting in the water next month—there may be a little more sewage in the ocean than they’re accustomed to…. More

Over 5,000 swimmers rescued from rough water at L.A., O.C. beaches

September 8, 2015 at 4:42 pm
Lifeguards rescued more than 5,000 people overcome by high surf and dangerous rip currents at beaches in Los Angeles and Orange counties over the Labor Day weekend. More

Why More Hammerhead Sharks Are Popping Up Off Southern California Coast

September 8, 2015 at 12:01 am
Hammerhead sharks are common in the tropics. But they are also becoming common off the Southern California coast, which is rare. More