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Jeep driver killed in spectacular 110 Freeway collision identified –

January 19, 2018 10:11:44 am | 0 Comments

Share this article: A man was found dead inside a burning vehicle on Gaffey Street on the southbound Harbor (110) Freeway in San Pedro Monday morning, authorities said. Photo via OnScene.TV. Authorities Friday identified a 19-year-old man from Arizona who was killed when the Jeep he was driving crashed and caught fire on the southbound…

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Would you want your body 'plastinated' for science when you die? These two Redondo Beach women do – Beach Reporter

January 19, 2018 10:07:28 am | 0 Comments

Retired Redondo Unified School District teacher Mary Simun was so blown away by the “Body Worlds” exhibit that traveled through Los Angeles in 2004 that she signed up that day to donate her body to become a “plastinated specimen.” Simun said she was already planning to donate her body to science, maybe to a university…

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Interview with Matthewdavid –

January 19, 2018 9:53:55 am | 0 Comments

Matthewdavid arrived in Los Angeles a decade or more ago, and since then, time has been flying. Starting his L.A. journey by attending and then playing Low End Theory, the musician and Leaving Records boss has immersed himself in music, from bass-heavy beat driven tunes, to transcendental new-age compositions. As both a curator and a…

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5 Men Arrested In Torrance For Robbery, Vehicle Burglary –

January 19, 2018 8:23:56 am | 0 Comments

REDONDO BEACH, CA – Five men, ranging in age from 20-27 have been arrested by Torrance police Wednesday on suspicion of crimes including robbery, conspiracy and vehicle burglary, according to Torrance police Sgt. Ronald Harris. The suspects were from Houston and were identified as Trey Dickerson, 25; Sebastian Glass, 20; Shai Fields, 24; Adrian Caldwell,…

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Skechers final EIR released, public hearing set for Jan. 31 – Beach Reporter

January 19, 2018 8:06:08 am | 0 Comments

The proposed Skechers development in Hermosa Beach, as well as Manhattan Beach, will have a “significant and unavoidable” impact on traffic/congestion and noise in certain areas near the project, according to the Final Environmental Impact Report released last week. Similar issues with congestion at intersections in Hermosa and Manhattan Beach, in regards Skechers design center…

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Mira Costa girls rugby team builds on inaugural season – Beach Reporter

January 19, 2018 7:09:13 am | 0 Comments

The Mira Costa girls’ rugby program is in building mode as it recently kicked off its second season. The Mustangs lost 28-7 at Waller Stadium to a first-year team called the South Bay Spartans. The opponents play at Carson High School and have some players with experience. Mira Costa’s only score came from its senior…

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Buzzy happenings on the LA fitness and lifestyle scene – Los Angeles Times

January 19, 2018 7:01:52 am | 0 Comments

Get ready for an obstacle course; embrace your inner feminine power; try some not-so-hot yoga and shake up your workout in 27 minutes. Here’s what’s happening on the L.A. wellness scene: If you’ve ever considered entering one of those obstacle-course races — rolling tires up hills, lugging sandbags down gravelly trails — here’s a way…

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The Moviegoer, Jan. 21-27 – Los Angeles Times

January 19, 2018 4:00:23 am | 0 Comments

The Epic Vision of David Lean The three-evening series begins Jan. 26 with Doctor Zhivago, the director’s lushly romantic 1965 drama set between the Russian Revolution and Russian Civil War. Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Geraldine Chaplin and Alec Guinness star. Based on the Boris Pasternak novel. The next evening, Lean’s historical dramaLawrence of Arabia screens.…

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What are the best songs that reference Rosecrans Avenue? – Los Angeles Times

January 19, 2018 2:01:23 am | 0 Comments

You can learn a lot about a place by the ways in which it’s treated in song. With Compton in general and Rosecrans Avenue in particular, the lyrical lessons mostly involve themes foreign to those unfamiliar with the terrain. Below, five crucial songs that have helped define West Coast rap’s boulevard of dreams. Jimmy Webb,…

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Free Trivia App Is Sweeping The Country And Paying Big Bucks — Or $4 – CBS Los Angeles

January 18, 2018 10:39:00 pm | 0 Comments

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) —   It’s a new trivia app that is sweeping the country. And people are quite literally obsessed. Have you noticed your friends not picking up the phone around noon and 6 p.m. daily? The game offers cash prizes but as CBS2’s Crystal Cruz reports, people winning modest sums aren’t stopping people…

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