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Essential Guide to Hermosa Beach

In Hermosa Beach, a dilemma on oil drilling

January 10, 2015 at 1:42 pm
Jani Lange lives uncomfortably close to the site of a proposed 8,000-barrel-a-day oil drilling operation in seaside hamlet of Hermosa Beach, population 19,801. More



Dangerous Rip Currents Forecast For Southern California Beaches

December 24, 2014 at 2:27 pm
There’s a “high risk” of dangerous rip currents in Southern California starting about 10 p.m. Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. More

Annual ‘King Tide’ hits West Coast, but no major flooding reported

December 22, 2014 at 4:44 pm
The U.S. West Coast faced its highest tides of the year on Monday but there were no reports of significant flooding, after a weekend that saw rising tides combine with high waves to cause minor inundations in parts of California, meteorologists said. More

High surf conditions worry SoCal lifeguards after storm

December 13, 2014 at 8:38 pm
Surf is way up along Southern California beaches in the wake of the storm. Lifeguards have some serious warnings for those deciding to venture into the ocean. More

LA rain: 2nd powerful storm could bring huge waves, mudslides to Southern California

December 10, 2014 at 9:43 pm
Forecasters say a powerful storm bearing down on Central and Southern California will lash the region with rain, pounding surf and gusty winds. The National Weather Service says the storm will roll in Thursday evening and spread south through Friday, bringing an inch or two of rain in most areas but greater amounts in the ... More

High surf: 2-story-high waves to pound Southern California coast

December 10, 2014 at 12:26 pm
Southern California beachgoers are being warned to stay out of the water this week when a massive winter storm brings rain, wind and waves as high as 25 feet to the coastline. More

Storm runoff: Stay out of the ocean, health officials warn

December 4, 2014 at 10:57 pm
Public health officials in Los Angeles and Orange counties are asking surfers and swimmers to stay out of the ocean because of the bacteria, debris and trash that washed into the water from this week’s storms. More

Sharks spotted at Hermosa Beach over the weekend

November 9, 2014 at 6:34 pm
An LAPD helicopter spotted three Great White sharks on Saturday, and an ABC7 viewer spotted another shark Friday morning near the pier. More