Food & Wine

The Salvation Army’s National Donut Day Supports Veterans this Friday

The Salvation Army’s National Donut Day Supports Veterans this Friday

(Below information provided by press release from The Salvation Army) San Pedro, CA – This Friday treat yourself to a crawler, long john, bear claw, maple bar, a glazed twist, or buttermilk bar to support The Salvation Army’s National Donut Day celebration honoring veterans on Friday, June 5 at the USS Iowa. It is a […]

South Bay Weekend: Oil, Missing Persons, Beer & Cheese, Irish Music, Champions for Children, Cartoon Festival, Sunday Funday & Music on the Meadows

South Bay Weekend: Oil, Missing Persons, Beer & Cheese, Irish Music, Champions for Children, Cartoon Festival, Sunday Funday & Music on the Meadows

Oil, in the shape of small globs, that have landed on our South Bay beaches from the edges of Torrance & Redondo Beach all the way to the El Segundo’s tiny coastline will be the topic of bar-stool or dinner conversation this weekend. It’s definitely a surreal site to watch the U.S. Coast Guard, L.A. […]

Restaurant of the Month: Lucille’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Cue in Torrance

Restaurant of the Month: Lucille’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Cue in Torrance

Del Amo Mall in Torrance is undergoing a facelift from its 1980s contemporary suburban slumber to a more up-scale “lifestyle center” theme, soon to be anchored by newer shops and restaurants like Nordstom’s and Victoria Secret. The mighty myth of malls across America has not been financially prosperous this century with many being made into […]

Valentine’s Day Dinner Around the South Bay

Valentine’s Day Dinner Around the South Bay

This year Valentine’s Day attaches itself to the start of a weekend and will probably be a running theme through Sunday. For the uninitiated, Valentine’s Day is this Saturday, February 14th. A little preparation is key since reservations are crucial at most restaurants serving a special meal for that special someone. If you’re in dire […]

South Bay Weekend: Kraft Beerfest, Pop Up Dinner, H2Mexico, Berlin Wall, Special C, Home Remodel, Novem-BEER Fest & More

South Bay Weekend: Kraft Beerfest, Pop Up Dinner, H2Mexico, Berlin Wall, Special C, Home Remodel, Novem-BEER Fest & More

If you have been paying attention lately, there are tell-tale signs the South Bay micro climate has adjusted slightly, from warm to a couple degrees cooler than yesterday, where water temps toward the south end of the Santa Monica Bay are in the high sixties, and the end of the workday is much darker now. […]