A group of organizations that support women’s rights launched a boycott of the Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes on Thursday, Oct. 18 over allegations that sexual harassment and misconduct are widespread at the oceanfront luxury hotel.
The Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District's school board will likely get a makeover during the Nov. 6 election, as three of five seats will be up for grabs—and only one incumbent is on the ballot.
Palos Verdes resident John Olson, along with volunteer Boy Scouts from Troop 257 PV Packers, has been working to restore hiking trails, build fences and plant native coastal sage scrub in the Portuguese Bend Reserve located on the 1,400 Palos Verdes Nature Preserve in Rancho Palos Verdes.
Rancho Palos Verdes resident John MacAllister has been elected as president of the board of directors for the Los Angeles nonprofit Students Run LA.
With a give-away of 5,000 pumpkins, scarecrow decorating, an autumn-themed maze, and even hay rides, Green Hills Memorial Park is celebrating the season.
A $5 million add-on to a Rolling Hills Estates performing arts venue that was originally targeted for completion in January might not be finished for about a year-and-a-half after that, officials with the venue’s nonprofit operator say.
When Erik Combs, captain of the Harbor Breeze, heard the orcas were just three miles off Palos Verdes Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 26, he kicked the boat into high gear to scour the sea.
For the second time in less than a month, an official at Marymount California University has filed a lawsuit alleging sexual harassment by former President Lucas Lamadrid.
Los Angeles County sheriff’s investigators released photos this week in an attempt to get the public’s help in identifying a man and a woman seen at a Rancho Palos Verdes mortuary where jewelry was stolen.
A woman who was arrested and released in connection with the fatal stabbing of a retired nurse at the Promenade on the Peninsula mall in May plans to sue the sheriff’s department, Rancho Palos Verdes and Rolling Hills Estates for more than $12 million.
A former building inspector was arrested at his Huntington Beach home Tuesday afternoon on suspicion of secretly recording 89 people in restrooms at Rancho Palos Verdes City Hall, where he worked, and a nearby Starbucks coffee store, authorities said.
The top candidates for two statehouse offices got the chance to state their case in front of some of the Palos Verdes Peninsula’s local leaders during a candidates forum Friday, Sept. 21 at a local golf club.
Police were searching Monday for a man and a woman in their 50s who allegedly approached two 11-year-old boys in a vehicle in Palos Verdes Estates and told them to "Get in the car!" police said.
A group of World War II and Korean War veterans living in a Rancho Palos Verdes senior community are being saluted for their service via a special photo gallery that’s set to be unveiled on Veteran’s Day.
His name still generates a mixture of love and loathing to hundreds of Carson High School football players and wrestlers who endured arduous strength training in the 60s, 70s and 80s.
Alex Cherniss, who’s been the superintendent of the San Marino Unified School District for the last five years, has been chosen to become the next head of the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District, school district officials recently confirmed.
Teenagers wanting to hang out at the Peninsula Center Library in Rolling Hills Estates have always had to use a small storefront building across the street that’s near, but disconnected, from the main library.
Authorities identified a driver who died in a single-vehicle rollover crash in San Pedro as Anthony Steven Holmes, 40, of Rancho Palos Verdes.
Mike Hershman and his wife, Carole, have lived in Rancho Palos Verdes for more than forty years. After retiring from the commercial real estate business in 2006, Hershman thought it would be fun to try his hand at something different—writing.
It's going to be all about food and fitness at Promenade on the Peninsula as the shopping center adds four new businesses to its mix.
No late fees for overdue children’s materials, unlimited renewals, free audiobook checkout—these are some of the new policies being implemented Monday, Aug. 20 at all Palos Verdes libraries.
More than 250 golfers from dozens of corporations plus individuals who participated in the 31st annual South Bay Classic Golf Tournament at Los Verdes Golf Course raised more than $100,500 toward South Bay student social and emotional wellness programs.
Torrance Unified School District has received $7 million in compensation from the developer building luxury homes at the newly revamped Rolling Hills Country Club, while the Palos Verdes Unified School District will receive about $700,000.
A Los Angeles Superior Court judge on Tuesday, Aug. 7, denied a petition to move up the date of a citywide vote on whether hospitality workers in Rancho Palos Verdes should be equipped with panic buttons. The denial means the election will proceed Nov. 5, 2019, rather than moved up a year to…
While his father-in-law was ill with cancer, Stan Kurtz started thinking about how he could pay tribute to one of the greatest people he’d ever known.
A registered sex offender was ordered Tuesday to stand trial in the cold case slaying of a pregnant Wilmington mother found beaten to death on a Palos Verdes Estates beach nearly 40 years ago.
The Rancho Palos Verdes City Council on Tuesday night, July 31, is expected to consider whether to subpoena two private citizens who may have received confidential information leaked from closed city council sessions.
In the 1970s, when Bill Morse was a young reserve officer in the U.S. Army, he was a self-described Vietnam War objector.
The City of Rancho Palos Verdes has so far spent more than $130,000 of taxpayer money to comply with a public records request related to emails the city’s former mayor kept stored on a private server, and the amount spent is expected to climb further still, the city attorney's office said Mo…
Cameron Terrell, the former Palos Verdes High School student accused of joining an inner-city gang and driving the getaway car during a violent ordeal that left a 21-year-old dead, was found not guilty on Monday of murder and two other charges.
Residents of Rancho Palos Verdes will have a chance to vote on a proposed measure that would give raises and hand-held panic buttons to hospitality workers in the city, but that opportunity won’t come for another 16 months.
The push to build a new home for a local nonprofit that serves the senior community on the Palos Verdes Peninsula just got a major financial boost.
Ending a long-running emotional legal battle, Ports O’Call Restaurant in San Pedro was locked down by the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department early Tuesday.
The Rancho Palos Verdes City Council is expected to consider putting a measure on the Nov. 6 ballot calling for panic buttons and wage increases for employees of large hotels and golf courses in the city.
Jurors continue to deliberate in the case against 18-year old Cameron Terrell, the getaway driver in a gang-related shooting in South Los Angeles last year.
From the Roessler gazebo overlooking the Santa Monica Bay, daydreamers, surfers and even lovers, are mesmerized by the picturesque five-story building and pristine swimming pool that juts out into Malaga Cove.
Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District is holding two community meetings to gather input in their search for a new superintendent.
A prosecutor told jurors Tuesday that an 18-year-old former Palos Verdes High School student drove the getaway car in a gang-related shooting that left a young man dead in South Los Angeles last year, while the young man’s attorney countered that his client was not a gang member and had no i…
The city of Rancho Palos Verdes reports there will be no trash service Wednesday, July 4, Independence Day. Monday and Tuesday collections will be on their regular schedule. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday collections will be delayed by one day.
With the mammoth bundle of uncounted Los Angles County ballots left after the June 5 primary down to about 1,000, the outcome of the Rolling Hills Estates City Council election is at last ticking toward “final" status.