San Pedro Archive

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    Longshoremen Weekend Guide: September 5-9, 2012

    Watch Batman and Robin live, enjoy some good Maine lobster or Greek food, and celebrate Oktoberfest early – you have options! Your Longshoremen Weekend Guide is out! What will you do this weekend? Starting Wednesday, September 5 Batman Live at the Honda Center Wednesday, September...

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    Longshoremen Weekend Guide: July 12-15, 2012

    It’s that time again. Your Longshoremen Weekend Guide is here. What will you do this weekend? Thursday, July 12 Summer Concert Series on the LA Waterfront Starts Thursday, July 12 at 6 PM Admission: FREE.┬áBring your chair and enjoy free, live music. The Concert Series...

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    Event Recap: San Pedro Labor Fest, July 5

    San Pedro was bustling last Thursday, all in the name of labor and art. It all started with five individuals – one gallery owner and four volunteers (a mix of casuals and Longshoremen) who wanted to inspire and celebrate labor-friendly artists. The San Pedro Labor...

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    San Pedro to take another look at redeveloping Ports O’Call Village – as featured in the Daily Breeze

    The Port of Los Angeles is looking for qualified developers to provide a much-needed facelift to San Pedro’s Ports O’Call Village. Requests are set to go out this July. The 15-acre seaside village was built in early 196os, but by the 80s many of the...

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    San Pedro gets ready for a breakout summer – as featured in the Daily Breeze

    Events and headliner openings are coming to San Pedro this July. The ports and neighboring communities will be bustling this summer, and while many are happy to see the new attractions, others worry about traffic jams, lack of parking, long lines and wait times. However,...

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    Buscaino seeks solution to Harbor Area parking problems – as featured in the Daily Breeze

    Councilman Joe Busciano is addressing the parking issues in San Pedro and Wilmington. The councilman’s proposal contains an aggressive 5 Point Plan: Remove 509 parking meters in low-demand areas within San Pedro and Wilmington. Offer free parking at three city-owned parking lots (Parking lots 641,...

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    A WWII Battleship is Coming to San Pedro

    The USS Iowa is coming to San Pedro! The ship, launched in 1942 and considered to be one of the biggest US battleships, will come to rest in San Pedro’s Berth 87 and become a main attraction and landmark in the South Bay. The 7,200-horsepower...

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