Category: South Bay Spotlight

Steve Hodges, Ragin Cajun Blues Festival

October 11, 2018

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Our guest this morning is Steve Hodges, co-owner of Ragin Cajun Café & Moonshine Bar in Redondo Beach. Steve is producing the inaugural Ragin Cajun Blues Festival which will take place on Saturday, October 20 from 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Seaside Lagoon. It’s going to be an epic day of food, fun and incredible music, featuring top artists Davy Knowles, Tommy Castro & The Painkillers, Reverend Tall Tree and Eric Sardinas & Big Motor. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at https://www.ragincajunbluesfest.com/.

Dr. Kenneth Wright, Candidate for U.S. Congress, California District 33 (South Bay)

October 4, 2018

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Our guest this morning is Dr. Kenneth Wright. Dr. Wright is running for United States Congress (CA D-33). He is determined to roll up his sleeves and attack the issues including the economy, need for inner-city revitalization, veterans’ health, immigration reform, and the challenge of keeping America safe. Dr. Wright believes it is time to pull together and do what’s right for America.

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Hermosa Beach Mural Project: Mural #8

September 27, 2018

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This morning, we’re going to get a little Hermosa history lesson from our guests – Maureen Ferguson Lewis, Joe Nolte and Adam Malovani. We’re going to learn about the Hermosa Beach Murals Project and the new mural depicting the Punk Rock/Skateboard era of the 1970’s and 1980’s. The Mural #8 Unveiling & Fundraiser takes place on Tuesday, October 2 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at 13 Street and Hermosa Avenue. The unveiling is open to the public; tickets for the reception at The Standing Room are $100/$150.

Adam Malovani, Experience GPS Tours

September 20, 2018

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Our guest is Adam Malovani, Founder of Experience GPS Tours, and this morning, we’re going to hear about Adam’s journey into GPS tours and his first project, a tour of Hermosa Beach. I did the tour a couple of weeks ago and was blown away by it!

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Aurelio Mattucci, Torrance City Council Member

September 13, 2018

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Our guest is newly elected Torrance City Council Member, Aurelio Mattucci, and this morning, we’re going to discuss several hot topics including the local coyote problem, shared mobility devices, illegal dumping and more. In addition, we’ll be giving away two free tickets to Fall Fashion Harvest on Saturday, September 22 from noon to 3 p.m. at Morgan’s Jewelers.

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Mark Kelegian & Thomas Bartsch, Randy’s Donuts

September 6, 2018

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Our guests this morning are Mark Kelegian and Thomas Bartsch from Randy’s Donuts. The new Randy’s Donuts is located at Apollo Landing in El Segundo, and will open for business on Monday, September 10. This morning, we’re going to learn a little more about this world-famous pastry institution.

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Palos Verdes Concours D’Elegance with Ray Johnson & Dick Croxall

August 30, 2018

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We have a couple of returning guests, Dick Croxall and Ray Johnson from the Palos Verdes Concours D’Elegance and this morning, we’re going to learn what attendees can expect at this year’s Concours taking place at Louis Zamperini Field on Sunday, September 30 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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David Estrada, The Monarch Ballroom

August 23, 2018

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Our guest this morning is David Estrada, owner of the new Monarch Ballroom. David has been a competitive dancer for over 22 years and a ballroom dance instructor going on 18 years. The Monarch Ballroom will host a Grand Opening Party: A Night in Havana on Sunday, August 26. Doors open at 5:30 pm; a Cuban buffet will be served from 5:30 to 7 pm; salsa class at 6 pm; live salsa music from the Bobby Cuba Band with open dancing from 7 to 10 pm, and professional performances by Tony Nunez and Oxana Kashkina at 8 pm. If you can’t wait for the party, they’ll be offering trial classes for $1 every hour from 10 am to 3 pm.

Pub at the Club

August 16, 2018

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Our guests are Dean Schoppe and MaryAnn Borders from the Manhattan Beach Badminton Club and this morning, we’ll learn what attendees can expect at Pub at the Club taking place at the Manhattan Beach Badminton Club on Sunday, September 9 from 1 to 5 p.m. AND, you can get a $20 discount to the event on Eventbrite by using the promo code SOUTHBAYSPOTLIGHT.

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Roseanney Liu, Author

August 9, 2018

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Our guest this morning is Roseanney Liu, the best-selling author of You did WHAT now?! and How to Survive Elementary School. Her third book Badassery 101: Ten secrets to be the Confident Boss of Your Life has just been released on Amazon, and will shortly be followed by a collaboration book, Mastering Your Inner Game and Phenomenal Women in September 2018.

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SummerFest

August 2, 2018

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Our guests are Chef Michael Shafer, Laurie Latham Brandt and Jennifer Olvera, and this morning, we’re going to learn all about SummerFest, presented by the Torrance Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation, taking place on Sunday, August 12 from 4 to 9 p.m. in front of the Depot Restaurant.

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Senior Entourage

July 26, 2018

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This morning, we’ll be speaking with the team behind the new movie Senior Entourage. Our guests are Producers Lynn Tang and David Lockhart, Director Brian Connors and a little later on, one of the stars of the movie, actor Ed Asner, will be joining us. There is a special FREE screening taking place on Saturday, July 28 at 2 p.m. at the Peninsula Center Library.

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Kristin Sweet-Pekarek & Robert Wynne, Lunada Bay Homeowners Association

July 19, 2018

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Our guests this morning are Kristin Sweet-Pekarek and Robert Wynn from the Lunada Bay Homeowners Association. This morning, we’re going to learn about the different events the LBHOA organizes for the community each year, specifically the Summer Concert Series held in Lunada Bay Park. This Sunday, July 22 from 5 to 7 pm, Hollywood U2 , a U2 Tribute Band, will be playing and we all plan on being there!

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