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  • Corky Carroll: The biggest and best swells in my memory bank
    I had a question sent to me for my “Ask the Expert” column, which runs Saturday in the Register, asking if the recent “100-year” swell was the biggest I can remember. This triggered my one or two remaining semifunctional memory cells into...
  • Winners crowned at Trestles surf contests
    Jordy Smith made a good investment moving to town. The South African surfer recently moved to San Clemente, giving him plenty of practice time at Lower Trestles, where, on Thursday, he earned a $100,000 check and prestigious title of Hurley Pro...
  • Kelly Slater regains his footing at Hurley Pro
    The underdogs were taken down on the third day of competition at the Hurley Pro, with surfer Tanner Gudauskas of San Clemente going down in a head-to-head heat against 11-time world champ Kelly Slater. Gudauskas had won the first-round heat against...
  • Busy at the beach
    Summer might be wrapping up, but it’s not slowing down on local beaches as the heat continues to scorch and three major events are held on the sand and in the surf this week. The world’s best surfers took to the water Tuesday at Trestles for...
  • Coastal Cleanup Day: Imagine 15 million extra tons of trash on the beach
    There was the creepy baby carriage found in the Sierra, the one with a demon’s head attached to it. There was the book on the beach that held two tickets to the March 4, 1921, inauguration of President Warren G. Harding. Love letters in bottles are...

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  • What will the new Belmont Pool look like? That's up for debate...
    In about a month, the city of Long Beach will begin demolition in preparation of creating a new state-of-the-art, $99 million pleasure palace of an Olympic-quality swimming and diving facility. It will be the Taj Mahal II of swimming and diving,...
  • California GOP finds appeal among women...
    The California Republican Party spent the first night of its fall convention celebrating the fact that it’s not composed of all rich, white men – as the narrative often suggests. At a reception of about 300 people Friday night at the Fall CAGOP...
  • Part of Huntington Harbor closed by sewage spill...
    HUNTINGTON BEACH – Portions of Huntington Harbour are temporarily closed for swimming and diving the Orange County Health Care Agency announced on Friday. A sewage spill has closed the Sunset Aquatic Marina and the Portofino Cove Marina, according...
  • Lido show lets boat lovers dream a little...
    NEWPORT BEACH – Ever dream about sailing the blue seas? Or maybe casting lines out from your own fishing boat? Whether you’re in the market or simply want to fantasize about being a boat owner, you may want to check out the Lido Boat Show, which...
  • Conservation group withdraws interest in Coyote Hills...
    FULLERTON – Negotiations have ceased between Chevron Land & Development, owner of 510 acres of largely unscathed rolling hills in northwest Fullerton long planned for development, and The Trust for Public Land, a national land conservation group,...

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Dunk Tank, Elm Street Band to Wrap Concert in the Park Series

Community members are invited to hear the sounds of the Elm Street Band and help raise money by sending city officials into a…

Don ‘Waldo’ Autry was skateboarding pioneer

Don ‘Waldo’ Autry was skateboarding pioneer

You might never know that the easygoing man who lived quietly, albeit on the fringe in his van in a Seal Beach alley.…

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It’s an old saying about restaurants: You can get away with bad food if have you have a great location.The Hangout in Seal Beach has a great ocean…

The latest restaurants open or coming soon in Orange County: Pei Wei is moving into the space where Cedar Creek Inn used to operate in Laguna Niguel on La…

Christy’s on Broadway is the newest edition of a classic. There are some restaurants and other entities that define or maybe are defined by their location and become…

Beachwood BBQ is different from other barbecue joints in Orange County in one big way: It’s not just a barbecue joint.The Seal Beach restaurant has 23 craft beers…

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Dunk Tank, Elm Street Band to Wrap Concert in the Park Series

Dunk Tank, Elm Street Band to Wrap Concert in the Park Series

Community members are invited to hear the sounds of the Elm Street Band and help raise money by sending city officials into a dunk tank.…

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Dunk Tank, Elm Street Band to Wrap Concert in the Park Series

Community members are invited to hear the sounds of the Elm Street Band and help raise money by sending city officials into a dunk tank.  Sourced from: Los Alamitos-Seal…

Don ‘Waldo’ Autry was skateboarding pioneer

You might never know that the easygoing man who lived quietly, albeit on the fringe in his van in a Seal Beach alley. was famous for being a…

Seal Beach Plans to Curtail Anglers’ Pier Pressure

A plan to limit fishing on the Seal Beach Pier hit some rough water Monday after city staff determined an agreement with the state forbids the city to…

Forbes Names Seal Beach 4th Friendliest Town in U.S.

Hey neighbor!  You live in the 4th Friendliest Town in America, according to the latest Forbes’ ranking. The magazine recently released its list of top 15 pleasant places. While…

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Kids Eat Free at Woody’s Diner

Kids Eat Free at Woody’s Diner

Every Wednesday night from 4pm to closing, kids eat free at Woody’s Diner.  Breakfast is served until 11 am Monday through Friday.  Tuesday Nights come…

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The Pacific Inn-600 Marina Drive, Seal Beach CA 90740

The Pacific Inn-600 Marina Drive, Seal Beach CA 90740

The Pacific Inn Hotel is located just a few blocks from the water in beautiful Seal…

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