Thirty gray whales have died along the West Coast since the start of the year, a number that has experts concerned as they try to determine the cause of the spike.
Worshippers at Wayfarers Chapel celebrated Easter at dawn on Sunday with a traditional sunrise service. The scenic chapel in Rancho Palos Verdes, designed by Lloyd Wright, is known for its glass walls and ceilings, with stunning views of the ocean.
Two men who were taken into custody for the alleged beating of a young man with autism caught on video in Rolling Hills were released last week after the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office asked for further investigation, authorities said.
David A. Kenney knew from the moment he answered the ad, this would be no ordinary job.
Authorities arrested two 18-year-old men on April 11 suspected of assaulting a man with autism in a Rolling Hills Estates shopping center parking structure.
Chadwick School, an independent k-12 on the Palos Verdes Peninsula, broke ground this week on a new 6,000 square-foot facility that will ultimately serve as a center to boost creative and critical thinking — and focus on a wide array of disciplines, from STEM to arts and the humanities.
Just short of six years after becoming the city manager of Palos Verdes Estates, Anton “Tony” Dahlerbruch will serve his last day with the city in two weeks.
As millions worldwide participate in Earth Day, Adrienne Mohan acting executive director of the Palos Verdes Land Conservancy said it's important for residents on the Peninsula to "act locally."
The guest list didn’t include any Hollywood stars—but it did include one of their high-octane bosses, along with an array of other powerful politicos.
Palos Verdes Peninsula Village has received a $2500 grant from the office of Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn, according to Marianne Propst executive director of the village.
Imagine you've just been hired as an IT manager for a small company. You're responsible for keeping the company's network safe from viruses, ransomware and myriad cyber threats.
In what is being hailed as a milestone by San Pedro’s waterfront developers, an equity finance firm in Spokane has committed to a $30 million investment in the $150 million project. The infusion, if approved formally by the port this summer, guarantees the completion of the San Pedro Public …
At the City Hall press conference in January where Eric Garcetti took the unusual step of announcing that he was not a candidate for president, a reporter asked if he was ruling out a White House run forever or only in 2020.
Legendary USC water polo coach Jovan Vavic, who was indicted this week in connection with a nationwide college admissions scandal, has close ties to the South Bay and the Palos Verdes Peninsula.
A man accused of killing three people and injuring four others in a Torrance bowling alley shooting pleaded not guilty Tuesday during a brief court appearance.
Are you ready to leave your house right now for seven days?” Capt. Anthony Best of the Palos Verdes Estates Police Department asked the crowd.
The Skechers Foundation recently distributed donations to children with special needs and to local education foundations from its 10th annual Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk.
A former Palos Verdes High School student who was acquitted in July of a first-degree murder charge has been arrested on suspicion of committing a carjacking when he was a juvenile, police said Wednesday.
Swarms of butterflies are invading inland sections of Southern California as a result of an unusually heavy migration of a common species making its way from Mexico to the Pacific Northwest to breed, experts say.
The 2018 wildfire season was the deadliest and most destructive on record in California with a total of 1,893,913 acres burned. In case something were to spark on the Peninsula, the city of Palos Verdes Estates will discuss prevention and preparedness on March 14.
The last two nights for Rolling Hills Prep junior Aly Maxey are perhaps the best examples of what this season has been like for this girls basketball team.
Challengers Michael Kemps, David McGowan and Victoria A. Lozzi took the lead among the six candidates vying for three open seats on the Palos Verdes Estates City Council, based on preliminary returns Tuesday, March 5.
It’s the home stretch for the March 5 municipal election and residents—who haven’t already sent in their mail-in ballot—will head out to the polls to cast their ballots.
Faced with declining student enrollment, the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District will begin granting permits to students whose grandparents live in the district.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a law Tuesday, Feb. 26, targeting underage drinking on private property in unincorporated parts of the Palos Verdes Peninsula.
Scholarship applications are being accepted between now and April 1 for high schoolers planning to study architecture or civil engineering in college.
The Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute will be renamed the Lundquist Institute when it opens its new 78,000-square-foot building on March 30 following a $70 million contribution from Palos Verdes Estates philanthropists Richard and Melanie Lundquist.
More than 40 years after James and Essie Effron were bludgeoned to death in their popular San Diego clothing store, their two children are angered that they will once again have to fight the release of their parents’ killer, less than two years after he was last denied parole.
Six LAUSD middle schools, including Dodson in Rancho Palos Verdes and Stephen M. White in Carson, made the grade in the first round of accreditation by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.
For more than half a century, Admiral Risty has been the go-to restaurant for life's special celebrations in and around the Palos Verdes Peninsula.
Miraleste Intermediate School in Rancho Palos Verdes will host its fourth VEX Robotics Competition on Saturday, Feb. 2 from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Residents in Rolling Hills Estates were without power and motorists went slowly along Palos Verdes Drive North for nearly an hour after a transformer blew, sending wires down to the street Thursday morning, Jan. 24, authorities said.
Palos Verdes Estates charming stone Mirlo Gate Lodge Tower is one of nine properties nominated for federal historic designation, the California State Historical Resources Commission announced today.
More than 750 volunteers are expected to fan out Wednesday, Jan. 23, in what has become the well-oiled process of annually counting the homeless population in the South Bay.
After spending much of this week picketing in the pouring rain, striking teachers at Dodson Middle School were greeted Friday, Jan. 18, with a special treat — clear skies and a smile-inducing, surprise flash mob performance of “Seize the Day” by the school’s drama students.
Can you imagine enjoying a foreign destination not only for its scenery and inherent natural beauty, but also for stunning, eye-catching "artworks" painted/installed on almost everything you can see?
The Palos Verdes Estates City Council voted 4-1 Friday, Jan. 11, during a special meeting, to resolve a longstanding land dispute with a homeowner whose property extends 1.7 acres into protected parkland.
LOS OSOS, Calif. (AP) — A surfer suffered leg bites but survived a shark attack on California’s Central Coast after kicking the massive fish away.
In just his second collegiate start, Wyatt Davis got to experience something most football players only dream of: playing in the Rose Bowl.
Trade uncertainty, stock volatility and a new political reality in 2019 are a few of the topics to be covered by Dr. Christopher Thornberg, leading national economist and founding partner of Beacon Economics, at the Palos Verdes Peninsula Chamber of Commerce’s Economic Forecast Breakfast on …
Two incumbents and five challengers are vying for three seats in the March 5 city council race in Palos Verdes Estates.
In the newly opened Malaga Cove Collective Shops, four familiar South Bay small businesses have moved up the hill from Riviera Village.
For two years, investigators and the family of a Manhattan Beach woman with Alzheimer’s disease, who walked away from a museum and never was seen again, focused their search on the theory that she was lost somewhere in the medical system, almost certain she was alive and being cared for in a…