Essential Guide to The South Bay

Motorcyclist critically injured in Torrance crash

June 25, 2017 at 3:54 pm
By Larry Altman @larryaltman on Twitter A 25-year-old motorcyclist who crashed into the back of a car in Torrance was reported in critical condition Sunday, police said. The South Dakota man was hurt at 10:15 p.m. Friday in the collision on 190th Street west of Crenshaw Boulevard, police said. More

Hearts Break For Family That Lost HS Basketball Standout Day Before Graduation

June 23, 2017 at 10:45 pm
REDONDO BEACH ( — Hearts are heavy for the family of high school basketball standout Ryse Williams. He died Thursday, one day before he was to graduate from Redondo Union High School. Williams only learned he had cancer a week ago. CBS2’s Greg Mills says friends and family are understandably stunned and saddened. Friday night, ... More

Sexual predator sought after woman attacked in Manhattan Beach

June 21, 2017 at 1:47 pm
A search is underway for a sexual predator who attacked a woman in Manhattan Beach. More

Shake Shack Takes to South Bay as Part of Big New Development in El Segundo

June 20, 2017 at 1:29 pm
Apollo Landing arrives this fall with plenty of known restaurant names El Segundo, already a haven for fast casual franchises and big box stores, is getting even deeper into the game with Apollo Landing. Named for the aerospace industry that has long presided over much of South LA and the the South Bay, the new ... More

Hot at the beach? You bet, say forecasters, who warn temperatures are going to get hot and hotter

June 19, 2017 at 1:53 pm
Dockweiler State Beach. Photo via LA County Department of Beaches and Harbors The region’s heat wave entered its second week Monday, with highs again forecast to hit triple-digit territory in some L.A. County communities, and forecasters said the above-normal heat will extend into next week. “Strong high pressure building across the southwestern states will cause ... More

32 cited in Hawthorne for illegally parking in disabled spaces

June 17, 2017 at 2:55 pm
Thirty-two people were cited for illegally parking their cars in marked handicapped spaces during a California Department of Motor Vehicles sting operation in Hawthorne. Twelve of the people cited during the June 10 operation in the Target store parking lot at 2700 W. 120th Street were fraudulently using disabled person parking placards and 20 others ... More

Warning: Shark chumming changes animal’s behavior, puts people at risk, experts say

June 17, 2017 at 2:36 pm
Long Beach lifeguards believe some film crews are throwing bait in the water in order to attract sharks and capture the creatures on camera, which experts say is a dangerous move. More

Man who died in Hawthorne crash may have had medical emergency

June 15, 2017 at 5:24 am
A man may have had a medical emergency Wednesday before being involved in a two-vehicle crash in Hawthorne and being pronounced dead at a hospital, police said. The crash was reported about 2:20 p.m. on southbound Hawthorne Boulevard at 118th Street, according to Hawthorne police. A county fire department dispatcher said CPR was administered to ... More