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April 18, 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

The Beacon Crime Blotter: Oct. 8-14, 2013

Crime: For the period of Oct. 8 through Oct. 14, the Harbor Division reported that arrests were made in the following categories: 16 for narcotics, 15 for driving under the influence, 13 for assault, eight miscellaneous unspecified violations, seven for petty theft, seven for drunkenness, four for vehicle theft, four for larceny, four for moving traffic violations, two for shoplifting, two for assault with a deadly weapon, one for sex-related violation, one for receiving stolen property, one for prostitution and one for homicide. San Pedro Blotter: Residential burglary on Oct. 8 at 1:45 p.m. on the 900 block of W…

85-year-old Torrance Park to Demonstrate ‘Live Dive’ at L.A. Maritime Museum

At age 85, Torrance Parker, will be suiting up in a canvas diving suit with a brass helmet on Wednesday to perform a live diving demonstration for the public at the L.A. Maritime Museum.

“Lock it, Hide it, Keep it” Sign Shut Off After Complaints

A lighted traffic sign put up on Gaffey Street that warned drivers coming off the 110 freeway to lock their car doors and keep valuables out of sight was shut off over the weekend after complaints poured in from residents who felt it gave San Pedro a bad rap.

Weekly News Roundup – Oct. 14, 2013

Warning Sign Puts Off Residents An LED sign warning drivers coming into San Pedro from the 110 freeway to lock their car doors and keep valuables out of view has irked a number of residents who feel it sends a negative message portraying San Pedro as crime-ridden, especially to drivers coming into town for Cirque du Soleil’s Totem, which opened Friday night. The sign was posted by the Community Relations Office of LAPD Harbor Division and appears to have been shut off over the weekend. Harbor Division has reported an upswing in theft from motor vehicles in recent months. Residents…

Petition Opposing Idea of Relocating Maritime Museum Gains Momentum

For the past month, a grass roots group of residents has been collecting petition signatures around town calling for the Maritime Museum to stay in the historic ferry building on Harbor Boulevard and not be relocated to Ports O’ Call Village if developers try to move in a restaurant or shops.

‘Totem’ Readies for Opening Night

Only two days left until TOTEM opens for a month-long run of shows in San Pedro’s outer harbor.

Harbor Board Gets Two New San Pedran Commissioners

The Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners is getting two new members appointed by Mayor Eric Garcetti, both from San Pedro.

The Beacon Crime Blotter: Oct. 1-7, 2013

Crime: For the period of Oct. 1 through Oct. 7, the Harbor Division reported that arrests were made in the following categories: five for theft/burglary from a vehicle, four for burglary, three for petty theft, three for vehicle theft, two for shoplifting, one for assault, one for robbery and one for domestic violence. San Pedro Blotter: Theft from vehicle on Oct. 1 at 10 a.m. on the 900 block of W 10th Street. Forced entry. Unspecified property was reported stolen. Petty theft, under $950 in goods. Residential burglary on Oct. 1 at 9:30 a.m. on the 1200 block of W…

Weekly News Roundup – Oct. 7, 2013

Knatz to Retire as Port Director After rumors swirled last week that Dr. Geraldine Knatz would be losing her post as executive director of the Port of Los Angeles, she announced her retirement on Thursday. Knatz will retire at the end of the year after seven years that saw strides in pollution reduction and waterfront redevelopment as well as criticism for budgetary overruns. Mayor Eric Garcetti will put City Engineer Gary Lee Moore in charge as interim director until a replacement is found. Garcetti conducted reviews of the city’s top managers when he took office earlier this year, asking them…

Port of L.A. Executive Director to Retire

As rumors circled that Dr. Geraldine Knatz would be forced out, an announcement came from Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti’s office Thursday afternoon announcing that the top Port of Los Angeles executive would be leaving.