Added by Jamaal Kellen Street on November 3, 2012 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Many of you may have seen the large black plume of smoke coming out of the Harbor Area today. The source was the Phillips 66 refinery in Wilmington where a non-emergency flaring operation was conducted following a loss of power to the plant. The LAFD said no response was required from…Continue
Aurelio Mattucci has announced last week that he will be running for Torrance City Council. Aurelio Mattucci grew up in the South Bay and worked as a real estate broker in San Pedro for many years. He has now relocated back to Torrance after 2 years of living in San Pedro. Aurelio and his family miss beautiful San Pedro, but feel Torrance is their true home. Aurelio stated "Running for Torrance City Council has been on my mind for a long time". He has drummed up support from many business…Continue
Added by Aurelio Mattucci on August 21, 2012 at 2:30am — No Comments
8/1/2012 - That's right, Wine Tasting from [REVISED TIMES] 4pm til 7pm on Fridays!! And San Pedro Brewery is being brought back for Beer Tasting "First Sunday"s, 2-6pm.
AND THIS JUST IN - Starting Friday, Crafted will be offering "THREE FREE FRIDAYS" for you! Show up with 3 people in your car and you park for FREE on FRIDAYS!!
Thanks to Heart & Soule for these…Continue
Over the years I have found that San Pedro has many places that are very eye catching and pleasing. These are really good places for people to get pumped and do a nice workout. Places like the area between Point Fermin and the White Point Nature Preserve offer so much inspiration for a beginning jogger like myself. It's a good length strip next to the street with a view to the ocean, surrounding trees and grass. This is a good place for a beginner to challenge themselves to make it from one…Continue
It was my pleasure, representing the City of Los Angeles, to participate in the many amazing Fourth of July events in San Pedro. From the 26th annual flag raising at the Villa family home on 18th St. in San Pedro to the annual Korean Friendship Bell ringing to the commissioning of the Iowa and lastly the fireworks at Cabrillo Beach it was an epic day for me personally. For the past six years on the fourth, I worked the streets as an LAPD officer keeping the community safe from illegal…Continue
Added by Joe Buscaino on July 6, 2012 at 11:49am — No Comments
On Monday, June 18, 2012, City Engineer Gary Lee Moore, and geotechnical experts from the consulting firm Shannon & Wilson presented the findings contained in an 800-page report on the White Point Landslide – the November 20th 2011 geologic event that destroyed a…Continue
Haffway House & Delacreme Presents Audy Murphy Sticky Ricky & Big Vic(CNC Squad) Release Party with Also Performing will be Tony San’s Yung LA, FABrelle & More. Show is Saturday July 28th, 2012 at The Plush Lounge Down Stairs of The World Famous Key Club (9039 Sunset Blvd West Hollywood CA 90069)
Added by James Jones on June 12, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Almost everyday someone approaches me and says "Joe please do something about Port O' Call." I want everyone to know that the redevelopment of the LA Waterfront is my highest priority and that the Request For Proposals is going out soon. We have already started showing and promoting the property to major developers. We will make the LA Waterfront a major attraction in Southern California.…Continue
Celebrating the occasion, we put out one of our trademark videos, a compilation of clips and photos from the 55 videos on my …Continue
After many years of patching a piece of street with asphalt, the City of Los Angeles' Street Services put in a concrete patch in front of the Target store in San Pedro where underground water came up creating massive potholes and water puddles. We are hoping that this will now be a permanent fix.…
I had the pleasure of competing in Dance Champs II on Sunday April 15, 2012 at the Warner Grand Theatre in San Pedro. It was a benefit for the Assistance League. Competitors include my partner Clarita Bassett, Michael Brophy and Cindy Bradley, Jan Kain and Lou Mardesich, Kathleen Mastin and Frank Sterling, Diane Lopez and Frank…Continue
Added by Joe Buscaino on April 16, 2012 at 8:30am — No Comments
Recently, Archbishop Gomez asked me to become the assistant Vicar of Clergy for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.
This position requires a six year commitment, three of which I will serve as the assistant, followed by three more years as the Vicar of Clergy.
This office cares for the well being of all the Priest in the Archdiocese of…Continue
Construction workers found a large granite block with "City Hall 1907" written on it at a North Gaffey residential development. According Anne Hansford of the San Pedro Bay Historical Society, the date is consistent with the original San Pedro City Hall which was built in 1907. "Its been buried for over 100 years and I'm amazed in what good condition most of it is."…Continue
Added by Joe Buscaino on April 1, 2012 at 1:00am — No Comments
Added by Marlene Bauman on February 9, 2012 at 5:29pm — No Comments
It was my pleasure to be on hand to welcome Misty Copeland, soloist at the American Ballet Theater in New York, back to San Pedro High School on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012.
She spoke to the students about her experiences and I was honored to present her with a Certificate on behalf of the City.
Added by Joe Buscaino on February 9, 2012 at 4:57pm — No Comments
Following two tragic deaths of teen skaters in San Pedro, most recently Caleb Daniel Simpson on Saturday, January 28, 2012, Councilman Joe Buscaino took advantage of the visit of skating and television superstar Rob Dyrdek to City Hall on Wednesday, Feb. 1, to ask him to speak directly to San Pedro teens who are "bombing" city streets at speeds of up to 40mph in hopes of reaching them and getting them to be safe when they skate.…Continue
Added by Joe Buscaino on February 1, 2012 at 4:17pm — No Comments
Added by Joe Buscaino on January 20, 2012 at 2:11am — No Comments
Last week Congresswoman Janice Hahn opened her new congressional district office in San Pedro. Several hundred people attended the opening at 140 West 6th Street. Hahn wants the office to be very accessible to her constituency "this is a great opportunity to have an open house and let people know that we are on their side and any problems they have they have in the Federal Government, we are here to help them," she said. Call the office with any question: (310)…Continue
Added by Branimir Kvartuc on January 11, 2012 at 12:27pm — No Comments