Fly Zone

In a giant Smoky Hollow warehouse, a Palos Verdes native and his business partner transform retired aircraft into museum-worthy, functional, artistic furniture and accessories, while carefully preserving the past. continue reading ›

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Starting From Scratch

Along with a notable Los Angeles interior designer and architect, a Long Beach couple starts anew on a walk street in Manhattan Beach and creates an art-filled dream home layered with hand-selected pieces that make a big statement. continue reading ›

Art Advancement

From buying your first piece of art to cultivating a collection, the gathering process is as much about the maturation and progression of the buyer as it is about the art. continue reading ›

Torrance All the Way

  illustrated by Christine Georgiades 378 Old Torrance preserves a roughly square-mile, early 20th-century shopping district and downtown that lets people experience what it was like to shop before malls existed. A walking tour of Old Town takes a few… continue reading ›

Electric Avenue

A South Bay tradition for more than 30 years, the annual Candy Cane Lane light spectacular in Torrance’s Seaside Ranchos area packs in the crowds—much to both the delight and chagrin of local residents. continue reading ›

December 7, 1941

Pearl Harbor: From Infamy to Greatness By Craig Nelson Gale Group, 845 pages The America we live in today was born not on July 4, 1776, but on December 7, 1941, when an armada of 354 Japanese warplanes supported by… continue reading ›

Team Effort

  Clare Trueblood Gurbach recalls watching her daughter, then an American Martyrs student, play in a volleyball tournament and a noticeable disparity catching her attention. “Our team had shiny new uniforms, knee pads, new shoes and a professional coach,” she… continue reading ›

Picture It

A place of legend and lore, Italy’s famous island is much more than the Corleones. History, wine and cuisine set the stage in Sicily for a beautiful romance. continue reading ›

Sweet Dreams

From an auspicious date night to multimillion-dollar reality, South Bay couple and entrepreneurs Rosie O’Neill and Josh Resnick play their own winning game of Candy Land. continue reading ›

Keeping the Faith

Are we turning away from faith, or does it only seem that way? And what role does faith play in our cities and daily lives? We went deep into the South Bay’s religious communities to find out. 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