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  • Double Trunk IPA by The Dudes' Brewing Co.
    Brew review: Double Trunk IPA by The Dudes' Brewing Company (Torrance, CA)
    We've all fallen victim to false advertising in our lives. From the movie that wasn't as good as the trailer to the piece of chocolate that did melt in your hand after all, false advertising can leave a customer feeling frustrated and...
  • Torrance 2015
    Touch and go: Torrance will honor favorite son Zamperini with Rose Parade float
    “It’s a go!” our contact at Fiesta Parade Floats enthused when we called Wednesday morning to see if the Torrance City Council had voted to approve funding to underwrite the city’s 61st Rose Parade entry. It’s a...
  • It's prime time at The San Franciscan in Torrance, California
    The San Franciscan: Prime time for prime rib and steaks
    Time is a funny thing. It allows you to appreciate what was and what could've been. The San Franciscan is no different. The aged wallpaper, tiny lamps, and crimson colored leather booths would fit perfect in the 1960s and probably did. There...
  • South Pasadena, Alhambra, Torrance, LA, Beverly Hills shine in 2014 Rose Parade
    South Pasadena, Alhambra, Torrance, LA, Beverly Hills shine in 2014 Rose Parade
    Even when they don’t bring home trophies, Rose Parade floats sponsored by cities contribute a great deal of pride to the community. They represent a slice of the city’s life and outlook, and plenty to delight the eye of viewers on the...
  • Cherry Blossom Cultural Festival
    City of Torrance hosts annual Cherry Blossom Cultural Festival
    The City of Torrance invites the community to celebrate the first signs of spring under the blooming cherry trees at the third annual Cherry Blossom Cultural Festival on Sunday, March 16 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.Columbia Park has over 110 cherry...
  • Rose Parade floats promote hometowns and fantasy destinations
    Rose Parade floats promote hometowns and fantasy destinations
    The Downey Rose Float Association visited an English fairy garden with “Dew Drop By,” while the City of Alhambra, Calif. took2013 Rose Parade viewers to Granada, Spain. Whether through daydreams in a backyard hammock or via Radiator...
  • Movies in the Park
    Enjoy movies in the park this summer
    The City of Torrance Community Services Department and local Homeowners Associations are proud to sponsor Movies in the Park.These movie nights will take place at various parks throughout the city this summer. Everyone is welcome and admission is...
  • Movies in the Park
    The City of Torrance presents Movies in the Park
    The City of Torrance Community Services Department and local Homeowners Associations are proud to sponsor Movies in the Park.These movie nights will take place at various parks throughout the city this summer.Everyone is welcome and admission is...
  • Stuff-a-Bus
    Torrance Transit wants to Stuff-A-Bus with holiday cheer
    During the holidays, businesses, organizations and civic groups create distinctive ways to encourage people to give a little extra to those in need.The Torrance Unified School District and the Torrance Transit system will generate a little holiday...
  • circus vargas
    Circus Vargas comes to Torrance
    Remember when you were a kid and the circus came to town? Was there anything more exciting?!?It’s time to revive those cherished childhood memories and create a few new ones.Circus Vargas returns to Torrance from November 8 through November...
  • The Faces of Halloween
    Halloween help for children with special needs
    Halloween is a time of candy and costumed parties and trick-or-treating, but for even the most easy going of children it can be a trying experience for parents. For children with special needs and their families, the holidays can be a stressful...
  • The IEP
    What to expect from your IEP meeting
    For parents of a child with special needs, an IEP is a well-known acronym. What is an IEP though? IEP stands for Individualized Education Program and it is created by parents and educators to help children with special needs receive the best...
  • Coco Ichibanya
    Coco Ichibanya delivers spice straight from Japan
    A spicy transplant from Japan, the restaurant chain Coco Ichibanya brings to the table some of the most delicious, curry tonkatsu in the greater Los Angeles area.With over 1,000 restaurants in Japan, as well as locations including China, Taiwan,...
  • Torrance
    The City of Torrance celebrates 100 years with a hometown parade
    The City of Torrance turns one hundred on October 28, 2012 and will be celebrating its centennial year with a Hometown Parade on Sunday, September 16.Community groups, schools, civil service organizations and marching bands will take part in the...
  • Torrance float
    Torrance wins Governor’s Trophy at 2012 Rose Parade
    With an iconic Red Car, cheerful yellow bicycles, and an historic bridge, the City of Torrance won the Governor’s Trophy for “Best Depiction of Life in California” in the 2012 Rose Parade. “Looking Back—Moving Forward...