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Archive for April 26th, 2010

26 Apr, 2010

Let The Fireworks Begin in Berkeley

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: california| events

Berkeley is known for many things, and most of them are fairly grand. There’s a world class university, unique culture, and amazing history tied to this city in the San Francisco Bay. One event that makes the locals proud is the big fireworks show on the South Shore, starting at 9:30 p.m. on July 4.
With [...]

26 Apr, 2010

HOLLYWOOD, the Universal Sign

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: world

Nothing says HOLLYWOOD, like the HOLLYWOOD sign. Its literal representation of a place, and what it represents as a state of mind, has inspired everyone from the governor of California, Arnold Schwarzenegger, who knew about the sign before he became an actor, to those who have made a fortune through their media endeavors. In true [...]

SANTA MONICA, CA–Santa Monica Place, the newest shopping destination to open August 6 just blocks from the beach in Santa Monica, is set to welcome new tenants. Louis Vuitton and Tiffany & Co. have signed deals to open in the revamped Santa Monica Place, after a $265 million overhaul, according to breaking news reported by [...]

L.A. Theatre Works invites the public to attend the Tony Award-winning “Best Play”, which will be recorded and broadcast on public radio. Broadway cast members Scott Wolf and Frank Wood (Tony for Best Featured Actor) reprise their roles in Warren Leight’s moving tribute to a lost era of jazz and big bands. All performances are [...]

26 Apr, 2010

Shakespeare Festival in San Diego June 16-Sept.26, 2010

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: california| events

San Diego, CA–Shakespeare lives at The Old Globe Theatre in San Diego! They loved William Shakespeare so much, San Diego built a theater and named it after him in Balboa Park (circa 1935.) In addition to the popular Shakespeare Summer Intensive which invites high school students to try-out for the Shakespeare bootcamp of acting, The [...]

Photo above shows bonfire at Huntington Beach beaches - photo permission:
Breaking news! Huntington State Beach and Bolsa Chica State Beach, both in the city of Huntington Beach, have not removed their fire rings for beach bonfires, contrary to state announcements in2009 that these beaches could be impacted and face removals due to the California [...]




  • Jesse: It was a great day all over Southern California. All the fans wore their jersey and hats to the beach. Even little kids showed their pride for L.A.'s
  • Lisa: OHh.. I wanna do hair for this event next time! =)
  • Herb Spitzer: Surfer/Guitarist Ray Spitzer passed away 6/18/10. He is survived by his wife and 2 childern. Ray had been battling cancer in his back for years. He wo