Essential Guide to Hermosa Beach

Water-use restrictions take effect in California; daily fines possible

July 30, 2014 at 6:45 pm
Tough new statewide regulations restricting outdoor water use took effect Tuesday, the same day millions of gallons of water gushed from a ruptured water main near the UCLA campus. More
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More Severe Weather Expected Following Deadly Lightning Strike

July 28, 2014 at 7:20 am
More severe weather was expected Monday following lighting strikes that killed one person and injured 12 others at Venice Beach over the weekend. More

Manhattan Beach Considers Indefinite Ban Pier Fishing Ban Following Shark Attack

July 15, 2014 at 11:35 pm
After the Great White shark attack over the 4th of July weekend, Manhattan Beach officials extended a supposedly temporary ban on pier fishing — now that ban may become indefinite. More

‘Hidden Cash’ hunters scour Hermosa Beach

July 13, 2014 at 9:07 pm
‘Hidden Cash’ returned to Hermosa Beach Sunday for its final drop in the Los Angeles area for a while. More

Manhattan Beach Stand-Up Paddleboarder Almost Runs Over Shark

July 13, 2014 at 9:05 am
We’re not sure what’s worse: Playing in the ocean and not knowing what scary things lurk beneath or playing in the ocean while being totally aware of the scary things that lurk beneath. Luckily, one surfer got the best of both options. While stand-up paddleboarder Wayne Seligson was surfing with a group of friends at ... More

‘Supermoon’ bringing more high tides to Southland beaches

July 12, 2014 at 8:50 pm
This weekend’s "supermoon" is having people looking to the skies, but weather experts warn the big moon is also bringing high tides to local beaches. More

At Manhattan Beach, shark-bite incident feeds an issue

July 10, 2014 at 7:11 am
I’m paddling through the playground of the great white shark about 100 yards offshore, just south of Manhattan Beach Pier, straight out from that first lifeguard stand, roughly the site of Saturday’s attack. More

$500 fines for water-wasters in drought-stricken California?

July 10, 2014 at 6:11 am
The State Water Resources Control Board will vote on a new plan Tuesday that, if approved, would fine water-wasters beginning August 1. More