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October 25, 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

All the San Pedro April Fools’ Day Headlines We Didn’t Publish

Few things are more annoying than the Internet on April Fools’ Day.

Seems like every year, well-respected websites dumb themselves down by concocting pranks and fake stories in order to fool the public for 24 hours, all for attention and Web traffic.

Here at the San Pedro Beacon, we’re still a small start-up finding our footing in the San Pedro/Rancho Palos Verdes news cycle. The last thing we would want to do is throw away the trust and respect of our readers that we’ve built the past couple of months by posting some ridiculous stories and headlines just for a simple prank.

But we’re not above having a little fun on April Fools’ Day.

Instead, here are the headlines for April Fools’ Day stories we didn’t publish:

“Ballot Measure Will Let Voters Decide if San Pedro Should Secede From Los Angeles”

“10 Miles of Bike Lanes to be Painted in San Pedro Alleys”


“Western Ave. Ninja in the Running for Port Director Job”

“BREAKING: Bicyclist Spotted in Westmont Drive Bike Lane”

“Councilman Buscaino Behind Mysterious Cat Stencils”

“LAPD To Counter ‘Ghetto Bird’ Image with Fleet of Pastel-Colored Helicopters that Play Lullabies”


“BREAKING:┬áLA Weekly‘s Dennis Romero Actually Steps Foot in San Pedro”

And finally….

“Ponte Vista Developers Halted in Stand Off with Grass-Eating Goats”