In 1983, police in Manhattan Beach, Calif., arrested a teacher at McMartin Preschool after a mother accused him of sexually molesting her young son. A few more arrests followed at McMartin, then at other preschools, and soon the country was in a panic about an epidemic of child sex abuse tied to Satanic rituals and child pornography. Show More Summary
In July of 2013 I took a short trip to Marvel Studios in Manhattan Beach to visit the Captain America: The Winter Soldier set. While on the studio lot, I got a chance to chat with the cast and crew; I learned some of the secrets of the movie and about the making of the film. Show More Summary
"I KNOW there's a huge Cher black market out there. But that's just the way it is. There's a black market for just about everyone in show business -- the difference with Cher is that there is so much more to sell illegally! It's a testament...Show More Summary
In the 37 years since the Ramones immortalized Rockaway Beach, it only makes sense that romantic images of 1970s New York have continued to percolate in the collective imagination.
Taking advantage of some downtime, Julianne Hough took to the sands of Manhattan Beach, California on Monday (February 24). The “Rock of Ages” stunner brought a few friends for the outing, laughing and chatting while the waves crashed along the shore. Ms. Show More Summary
Looks like Julianne Hough enjoyed some fun in the sun with her gal pals! Julianne and some friends hung out at Manhattan Beach yesterday afternoon. Julianne seems to have had a great time. She even made some furry friends. Did you see her latest movie, ‘Paradise‘? It was Diablo Cody’s directorial debut. I looked it […]
Julianne Hough takes a photo on her cell phone while enjoying some time on the beach with some gal pals on Monday (February 24) in Manhattan Beach, Calif. The day before, the 25-year-old actress carried sheets of notes while heading to a meeting in Los Angeles. “Last part of yesterday’s @kindcamp make sure you are [...]
Joseph Swide has written a story for the Classical about Rainier Beach's propensity for producing professional basketball players: Locally, [Rainier Beach is] known as the best place to get Vietnamese food. It is perhaps less well known as an astonishingly fertile cradle of basketball talent, although it's that, too. Show More Summary
Josh Peck loves former co-star Drake Bell like a brother... but Josh won't help his buddy crawl out of debt by making a "Drake & Josh" flick.Peck was catching some rays on a bench in Manhattan Beach when our photog raised the issue of helping…
Photo via Buzzfeed · Not what one would expect inside this uptown townhouse. · Renovating a historic home in Mississippi. · Buy a little Manhattan Beach bungalow featured in Dwell. · The winter Olympics in New York would be dope....
Like the menus in a restaurant you worry that you can't afford, the recent listing (on Facebook, of all places) for this 900-square-foot bungalow less than a block from the water in...
This morning I got to share with all of you one of my favorite moments of 2013. Last summer I took a drive down to Manhattan Beach, CA where I got to visit the stages of Marvel Studios, watch some of the filming of Joe and Anthony Russo's Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and talk with the cast and crew - including star Chris Evans. Show More Summary
In July of 2013, I took a short trip to Marvel Studios in Manhattan Beach to visit the set of Captain America: The Winter Soldier. While I’m not allowed to write about what I learned and saw on the sound stages, Disney has given me the go-ahead to share a transcript of our on-set interview with Captain […]
Maybe we're getting soft, but there's something kind of cute about this two-story cottage just a few blocks from the beach. Perhaps it's the listing's urging that someone buy this 1921 house...
The out-of-control Colby Fire in the San Gabriel Valley foothill community of Glendora has burned more than 1,700 acres of the foothills (sending smoke wafting all the way to Manhattan Beach), including some of the 5.7 acres that ar...
Cristina Cuomo, the wife of CNN anchor Chris Cuomo, guest hosted the 9 a.m. hour of WNYW‘s “Good Day New York” this morning. Cuomo is the editor of Modern Luxury’s Manhattan and Beach magazine. She kicked off the 9 a.m. hour spoofing the Golden Globes (Cuomo played Tina Fey; WNYW reporter Juliet Huddy played Amy Poehler). Show More Summary
When is a shark not a shark? When it’s (likely) a dolphin. Last Friday, June Emerson of California took a picture of her 12-year-old boy and a friend at Manhattan Beach. It was a typical fun-in-the-sun shot, except for a scary looking, shadowy figure in the surf, just behind the boys. It immediately went viral as a [...]
June Emerson made a startling discovery while reviewing the photos she took during a visit to Manhattan Beach, Calif., on Friday. Among the images is one that shows her 12-year-old son Quinn and his friend, both with their surfboards, in front of a breaking wave -- and what appears to be a rather sizable shark. Show More Summary
An alleged shark that appeared in a Manhattan Beach wave Friday as two children played in the water nearby is most likely a dolphin, according to experts who have examined the image (see top photo). The unusual "photobomb" story went...Show More Summary
The courts at the tennis club in Manhattan Beach are full, and the pool is overflowing with bikinis. It’s a brilliant summer afternoon, and over at the juice bar, drenched in sweat after hitting for an hour or so, Jordan Belfort and I are parked on stools and talking about... More »