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December 4, 2021


2015 San Pedro Prep Softball Preview -

Friday, May 1, 2015

Art Preview: ‘Non-Native’ by Ingrid Dietrich -

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

San Pedro Prep Baseball 2015 Preview -

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Recapping The Final Gaffey Street Community Workshop -

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Tiffany Torres Bears Down For Success At POLA High -

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

San Pedro Fish Market Launches Scholarship Contest -

Thursday, January 15, 2015

San Pedro’s Rita Fiorenza Is A Basketball Revelation -

Thursday, January 15, 2015

‘No Lane Reductions’ As Gaffey Street Redevelopment Plans Move Forward -

Friday, January 9, 2015

San Pedro Prep Sports 2014 Fall Review -

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

LAPD Harbor Division and Philie B’s Pizza To Host Charity Events This Weekend -

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

San Pedro Holiday Parade Returns Sunday with a Twist -

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Winter Wonderland Comes To The Waterfront -

Monday, December 1, 2014

One-Way Streets May Come to Downtown San Pedro -

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

San Pedro’s Two Newest Volleyball Skyscrapers: Allison Kittell & Tracy Folchi -

Monday, November 10, 2014

San Pedro and POLA Prep Girls Cross-Country Preview: Running For More Glory -

Thursday, November 6, 2014

International Craft Beer Festival Comes to Crafted This Weekend -

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Second Workshop for Urban Greening Project Receives Warm Reception from Community -

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Construction of Mixed-Use Apartment Complex on Gaffey Could Begin Next Spring -

Thursday, September 25, 2014

UPDATE: Blaze Inside Port of L.A. in Wilmington Nearly Contained; Air Quality Deemed ‘Safe’ -

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

San Pedro High Football Off To Another Strong Start -

Monday, September 22, 2014

Weekly News Roundup – Sept. 30, 2013

H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival Marks Fourth Year in San Pedro Fans of the weird and macabre gathered at the Warner Grand Theater over the weekend for the fourth annual H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival. The festival, which celebrates the famed early twentieth century sci-fi and horror writer, featured screenings of In the Mouth of Madness, The Unnameable, and Dagon in addition to short films, trivia and panel discussions. The festival is also held in Portland, Ore., each year. Peck Park Trails Named After Ray Patricio San Pedro’s Peck Park canyon trails were officially named after the late Ray Patricio last week….

Buscaino Proposes Reward for Fatal Hit-and-Runs

In the past five years, there have been an estimated 20,000 hit-and-run crashes in the city of Los Angeles, of those, nearly 1/3 were fatal, according to an analysis done by the police department.

Downtown SP Hasn’t Shaken its Vacancy Problem

A vacant 6th Street business property (photo by Megan Barnes)

But despite all the momentum, there remains an undeniable, and quite visible problem in downtown: a number of “For Rent” signs still hang in shop windows up and down Sixth and Seventh streets.

The Beacon Crime Blotter: Sept. 10-15, 2013

On Friday (Sept. 13), a man exposed himself to a student outside of San Pedro High School. The incident prompted school officials and parents to advise students of the importance of being “alert” when walking both to and from school. Police said the man was sitting in a 1990s four-door, dark green Honda. The man appeared to be on his cellphone when he yelled at a female student, getting her attention. Police said when she looked over, she saw that he was naked from the waist down. Police described the man as a Latino with brown hair, in his early…

Weekly News Roundup – Sept. 23, 2013

Residents Turn Out for Crime Forums Dozens of San Pedrans turned out for two community meetings dealing with crime last week. On Wednesday, 50 people attended the 8th Street/Weymouth Corners Neighborhood Watch meeting at Alva’s, the group’s highest turnout yet. Residents shared their concerns about property crime and increasing auto theft and were given updates from representatives of LAPD Harbor Division, the Port of Los Angeles, and the City of Los Angeles. Senior Lead Officer Art Ashcroft noted that a number of cars and homes recently broken into were unlocked. On Saturday, the Central San Pedro Neighborhood Council sponsored a…

PortTech Expo

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti told the over 200 people in attendance at the fourth annual PortTechEXPO, themed ‘Global Technology Solutions for Ports and Beyond,’ that looking around the room, he sees “success.”