Bite in the ‘Burbs

It’s not easy to talk about the South Bay in a way that doesn’t seem obvious. I was doing my best to summarize the area to a friend who had recently moved here from the East Coast—first describing its cluster… continue reading ›

Eat & Drink

Burrito Supreme

This was a tough one. Get three local guys to eat some of the best burritos in town. But which one came out on top? Let’s unwrap the mystery. continue reading ›

Full Plate

Already a successful real estate man and one of the original founders of Bank of Manhattan, Kyle Ransford took the reins of an entirely new endeavor with plenty of room for negotiation: putting dinner on the table for his kids.… continue reading ›

Tout Sweet

  White ceramic egg tray (1), $16, and Creative Co-Op stacked pastel colored measuring cups (2), $18; both at French Farmhouse in Redondo Beach  |  frenchfarmhouseredondobeach.com   BEST 10-inch balloon wood handle whisk (3), $10.49, AMCO rustproof measuring spoons (4),… continue reading ›


Three South Bay gents with a taste for local brews check out four beers on tap at Hot’s Kitchen in Hermosa Beach. Here’s how it went down. continue reading ›

Maine Attraction

Bibs ready! Redondo Beach’s 20th annual Lobster Festival is just around the corner. Chef Jessica Jordan of FISHBAR in Manhattan Beach inspires this year’s Lobster Bistro. Here are a few of her favorite beverage pairings for this seafood star. continue reading ›

First Crush

Former LA Kings right wing and current game announcer Jim Fox, his wife, Susie, and business partner, Dean Nucich, turn a lifelong passion for wine into a full-blown winemaking business. continue reading ›


Sat 25
Sun 26

SF Opera Cinema Series: RIGOLETTO

February 26 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Sun 26

The Corelli Ensemble Concert: Viva Vivaldi

February 26 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tue 28

Manhattan Beach Farmer’s Market

February 28 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thu 02

FREE EVENT – Labyrinth Walk

March 2 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Thu 02

Learn To Salsa!

March 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fri 03

Family Fun Night

March 3 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Tue 07

Manhattan Beach Farmer’s Market

March 7 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm