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
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Los Angeles City Firefighters put out a fire at a Single family home on 2nd St. and Hanford in San Pedro, Ca. According to Chief Chris Logan, one person and three pets were in the home when the call came in at 9:19pm on Dec. 6, 2011. The fire was extinguished in thirty-four minutes and nobody was injured.
Video by Branimir Kvartuc / SanPedroNewsPilot.com…
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Following the detachement of 600 feet of Paseo Del Mar in San Pedro on Sunday, November 20, City of Los Angeles engineers assessed Monday morning. A geological survey will begin immediately and last six month.
Don't expect for this issue to be resolved anytime soon. It looks like the timeline could be many years.…Continue
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Photo courtesy Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe
Los Angeles City and County officials including Supervisor Don Knabe, LA City Attorney Carmen Trutanich and LA City Council candidate Joe Buscaino visited the Paseo Del Mar landslide in San Pedro Wednesday morning and were briefed by Mark Pestrella, Assistant Director of Public Works and Hector J. Bordas, Area Engineer for the Flood Maintenance Division of Public Works.
"The whole area is unstable," Pestrella told the visiting…Continue
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San Pedro defeats Narbone 49-42 Friday, Nov. 4, 2011 remains undefeated 9-0. Quarterback Kenny Potter seals the win with a 71-yard run late in the fourth quarter. Branimir Kvartuc, Jamaal K. Street and Jim Hill with the post-game summary.
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President Barack Obama’s statement on the Apple co-founder, released via a White House blog post:
Michelle and I are saddened to learn of the passing of Steve Jobs.…Continue
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The renovation of the structure housing the Korean Friendship Bell in San Pedro was celebrated Thursday, September 29 with traditional Korean music and ceremonial ringing.
The event was attended by Yeon-Sung Shin, the consul general of Korea, Ricardo Hung from Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's office, Judith Kieffer, Executive Director…Continue
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LeBron James made a surprise visit to the Boys and Girls Club of San Pedro on July 25, 2011. His Foundation donated $120,000 to the club.
LeBron James' Q rating placed him in the top five most popular athletes in America before his decision to leave the Cavaliers and "take his talents to Miami. Since the one-hour ESPN special to inform the world of his decision, James' "brand" has suffered a sharp decline among basketball fans and sports aficionados.
However, Mike Lansing,…Continue
San Pedro looked like Disneyland or Magic Mountain on Wednesday and Thursday as traffic filled up the Harbor freeway and Harbor Blvd., as thousands of visitors waited in upwards of three to four hours board and tour the USS Abraham Lincoln.
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Emily Harrison wins the 2011 Queen crown at the 64th annual Mary Star of the Sea fiesta.
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The 64th annual Mary Star of the Sea Fiesta kicked off Friday night and will continue until 11:00pm on Sunday, July 17. The Fiesta Queen will be chosen between three candidates at 7:30pm while the winner of the Grand Prize, a car or $20,000 will be announced at 10pm on Sunday. View video for more details.
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Attending Mobile Food Vendors in the San Pedro Downtown area for July 7th.
Locations are indicated on the attached map for easy reference.
LOCATION NUMBER AND GORMET TRUCK HOST
1. GREASY WEINER http://thegreasywiener.com/
Hosted by STUDIO 356
356 West 7th
2. NOM NOM TRUCK http://nomnomtruck.com/la/
Hosted by HUMAN ARRAY
San Pedro's First Thursday Art Walk on June 2, 2011 featured for the first time popular food trucks that brought with them many food fans to downtown. The Grilled Cheese Truck had the longest line where people waited up to thirty minutes to get their sandwich. The Lobster Truck got the best reviews. Also featured were the Nom Nom Truck and Me So Hungry Truck. Most people said they would love to see the trucks back every First Thursday.
One of the most famous San Pedrans out in the world today is 26-year-old Misty Copeland, described by many accounts as the first African American female soloist for the American Ballet Theater. She recently did an interview with Travis Smiley on PBS and talked about her experience performing a sexy pas…Continue
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"I do this with much gratitude to the Board of Directors for recruiting me five years ago to accept this…Continue
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