September 2013

Found 7 blog entries for September 2013.

Whether you're looking for a haunted attraction, a costume shop or any other Halloween trick or treat, you will find the right here. Some of the best choices in Redondo Beach for this spooky holiday are listed below.

Trick or Treat Halloween

If you need costumes, masks, props, accessories make-up or anything else for Halloween, you will find it here. This is one of the largest Halloween stores in the city with many items including:

Costumes for:

  • Newborns
  • Infants
  • Toddlers
  • Girls
  • Boys
  • Women
  • Men

Other items:

  • Masks
  • Make-up
  • Accessories
  • Props
  • Decorations
  • Music
  • Sound Tracks
  • Animatronics
  • And More!

The store is located at 2101 Artesia Boulevard in Redondo Beach and they will provide a discounted sale from September

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Redondo Beach is a great place to live and if you're moving with kids in high school, you won't need to worry about where to send them. Redondo Union High School is one of the best schools in the area with an 8 out of 10 rating on greatschools.org and a four-star community rating. The school serves grades nine through 12 and over 2,500 students every year.

The API or Academic Performance Index rating is higher than the state after and higher than the goal set by the state of California for the school. This earned Redondo Union High School an API statewide rank of nine out of ten, which is nearly perfect. This school is in the top 10% of all schools in the state.

Parents love how the campus is set up like a mini college campus. This makes it easier for

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Tonkotsu RamenBamBiBu in Redondo Beach serves up some of the be ramen in the area and it doesn't come from a $0.25 package. This ramen is excellent and comes from a restaurant known as a bit of a hole-in-the-all. However, it's worth a trip and you will taste ramen in a way you've never experienced before.

The spicy miso ramen is a very popular choice and comes with a tonkotsu broth and spicy miso paste. Choose from thick or thin noodles and enjoy this chewy and springy dish with an excellent broth. It has a silky pork fat type of texture and a spice like no other. It's not so hot you will need a huge cup of water, but it certainly has plenty of flavors.

Another great choice from this restaurant is called tsukemen. It's much like Tsujita. Berkshire pork and chewy

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Hennessey's is a mainstay in the Los Angeles area and provides many locations for those in love with excellent tavern food and drinks. Whether you're looking for a great night out or you just want to stop in for a great lunch, you'll enjoy what Hennessey's offers.

Where is Hennessey's Located?

Ten locations are found and most of them are around the Los Angeles area. Locations include:

  • Redondo Beach
  • Seal Beach
  • Carlsbad
  • Dana Point Hermosa Beach
  • Laguna Beach
  • Las Vegas
  • Manhattan Beach
  • La Jolla
  • Hermosa Beach
  • San Diego

All of the locations are very similar, but may have a few differences.

Hennessey's Tavern Redondo Beach

Found in The Riviera Village, the Redondo Beach location provides a warm atmosphere, great food and plenty

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The Redondo Beach Marina is full of all types of activities. You can fill up more than just a day at the marina. Whether you enjoy sport fishing, water sports, whale watching or just time on the water, you will find it all at the marina. Here are some of the many features for your enjoyment.

Redondo Beach Marina - Photo Credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/deepphoto/4361864608/


Water Activities

Enjoy all kinds of water activities from a number of businesses at the marina, including:

  • Gondola Amore
  • Looking Glass Bottom Boat Rides
  • Voyage Nature Cruises
  • Whale Watching
  • South Bay Sailing
  • Kayak & Pedal Boat Rentals

When you want to take out a pedal boat, enjoy kayaking or rent a paddleboard for the day, you can find plenty rentals from Kayak & Pedal Boat Rentals.

Another excellent adventure is the Looking Glass Bottom Boat

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With gastropubs becoming a very popular part of the foodie culture, it's fun to find and try different choices. Redondo Beach and the surround area provide a home for many gastropubs and one of them is a great choice for your next night out.

Hudson House

The beautiful building is lined with old-style brick, a very long bar and provides a variety of seating. Pull up a chair or sit in a booth, while dining on some of the best pub food you've ever tasted. The Hudson House is known as an American-style pub with fine food and spirits.

Beer and Cocktails

Of course, any trip to a gastropub isn't complete without the perfect cocktail or a great beer. With over 50 beers to choose from and plenty of specialty cocktails, everybody can find something they

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With school starting again in the Redondo Beach area, it's important for everybody to do their part and drive safe. The right planning will ensure you make it to work or get the kids to school on time, without the need to rush and cause an accident. School busses will be on the road again and drivers need to stay alert in the morning and in the afternoon.

Safe Driving Tips from the Redondo Beach Police

The local police issued a list of tips to help keep the roads safe for students walking to school and being dropped off. The following tips are for all drivers traveling around 8am and 3pm during the week:

  • Watch for stop signs and school zone signs.
  • Avoid double parking and make sure to look for pedestrians at all times
  • Start your day a little
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