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San Pedro, California is located in Los Angeles County. Zip codes in San Pedro, CA include 90733, 90734, and 90731. The median home price in San Pedro is $590,000 which is roughly $354/per square foot.

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2 hrs ago | The Daily Breeze

Coastal Cleanup Day on Saturday: Where to volunteer in the South Bay

Join hundreds of thousands of other volunteers worldwide to help clean up our beaches. There are more than 50 sites in the Los Angeles area that are participating.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

CBS Local

A Bold Marine Project Aims To Keep The Economy Of LA Afloat

Although it may take between 15 and 20 years to complete the endeavor, the initial development of the innovative project, called AltaSea , will help nourish a recovering local economy. This crucial enterprise will also put lots of visionary minds and creative hands to work in coming years.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

LA Daily News

Breakwater must be repaired quickly to safeguard ports: Janice Hahn and Alan Lowenthal

Since it was built in the 1940s, the three-section federal breakwater stretching from San Pedro to Long Beach Harbor has protected the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles, as well as the Long Beach coastline, from storms and the destructive waves they can generate. Several weeks ago, a storm surge caused by Hurricane Marie inflicted a great deal of damage along the Southern California coast.

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The Daily Breeze

Thousands of volunteers gear up for Coastal Cleanup Day

Neal Anderberg and a group of kayakers look over the channel leading to Marina Del Rey in Playa Vista, CA on Thursday, September 11, 2014. This is the 10th year in a row that Neal Anderberg will lead a team of kayakers through the Marina del Rey harbor to pluck cigarette butts, plastic bags and other litter next Saturday.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Daily Breeze

San Pedro to weigh utility box mural designs for new street art project

Jose Siminig works on a mural on the side of a trafic signal control box at the corner of Santa Fe Ave. and Pacific Coast Highway in Long Beach, Calif. on July 30, 2009.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

The Daily Breeze

West Nile virus found in mosquito samples from Carson, San Pedro

Mosquitos testing positive for West Nile virus have been reported in Carson and San Pedro by the Greater Los Angeles Vector Control District. “As long as we have warm weather and standing water, mosquitoes will be active,” said Kelly Middleton, director of community affairs.

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LA Daily News

City Attorneya s pilot program aims for restorative justice

Continuing his efforts to address neighborhood issues, City Attorney Mike Feuer announced plans Friday for a pilot program to involve community members in punishing offenders on quality-of-life issues. “The Neighborhood Justice program is part of a larger program on what this office can do as part of our community justice initiative,” Feuer said in a meeting with reporters at his City Hall office.

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New in the KUCI Reggae Library

An indie film about a former San Pedro, CA detective, Sunken City - according to the film website, "features an original Reggae soundtrack by Next Level Productions. Led by Blake Colie of the popular Los Angeles Reggae band The Lions, Next Level was critical in providing an authentic Jamaican sound for the film."

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Daily Breeze

In the wake of corruption case, candidates run for West Basin seat

Five candidates are vying for the West Basin Municipal Water District seat that was held by Ronald Smith, who was sentenced this week to 180 days in jail for orchestrating a scheme to use roughly $20,000 from the water agency to pay for personal expenses over a three-year period. Former Carson Mayor Mike Mitoma, former Carson Councilman Harold Williams, Carson real estate broker Monica Cooper, Rancho Palos Verdes Councilman Anthony Misetich and Rolling Hills Estates Planning Commissioner Carl Southwell are running for the Division I seat representing the Palos Verdes Peninsula, Carson and portions of San Pedro.

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Press-Telegram

Critics not satisfied by assurances that Rancho LPG storage tanks in...

Federal officials from anti-terrorism and environmental protection departments assured about 200 San Pedro residents this week that Rancho LPG, a chemical storage tank facility on North Gaffey Street, was in full compliance with U.S. regulations. The two-hour meeting Wednesday, on the eve of the 13th anniversary of 9/11, was punctuated by outbursts as several impassioned, sign-toting attendees objected to speakers who said that thorough inspections - followed by more than $7 million in upgrades made by the facility - have determined that Rancho meets government safety standards.

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Press-Telegram

Rep. Janice Hahn introduces bill to enhance port security

On the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, Rep. Janice Hahn, D-San Pedro, introduced legislation that could enhance security at U.S. ports.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

The Press-Enterprise

LOGISTICS: Can regional ports remain on produce fast track?

The MCS Pena prepares to dock at Pier A in the Port of Long Beach earlier this year. California's ports are trying to maintain an edge amid increased competition.

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Ocean Navigator

Hands-on with Garmin electronics

I recently had the opportunity for a great voyaging adventure and thought I could mix a little business with pleasure by reporting on my experience with some new Garmin electronics. My friend Capt.

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Press-Telegram

Cost to repair major damage to breakwater protecting Port of Long Beach is $20 million

LONG BEACH >> Eleven major damage areas caused by Hurricane Marie to the middle seawall that protects the port of Long Beach will cost $20 million to repair, the Army Corps of Engineers said Tuesday. The federal agency, which owns the three breakwaters that front the port, San Pedro and Long Beach, said it is examining ways to fund the needed repairs.

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

The Daily Breeze

Chemical storage tanks focus of Homeland Security meeting in San Pedro

Homeland Security and Environmental Protection Agency representatives will be on hand Wednesday to discuss the safety and security of chemical storage tanks on Gaffey Street in San Pedro. U.S. Rep. Henry Waxman, D-Manhattan Beach, organized the public meeting - set for 4-6 p.m. at Peck Park Recreation Center, 560 N. Western Ave., San Pedro - that will give residents an opportunity also to ask questions.

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Sat Sep 06, 2014

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Congresswoman Hahn Announces New District Director, Longtime Public Servant, Lara Larramendi

SAN PEDRO, Calif., Sept. 5 -- Rep. Janice Hahn, D-Calif. , issued the following news release: Today, Congresswoman Janice Hahn announced new District Director, longtime Los Angeles County public servant, Lara Larramendi.

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The Daily Breeze

Rep. Janice Hahn appoints Lara Larramendi as new district director

Lara Larramendi, a welfare fraud investigator and children's emergency response social worker for Los Angeles County, was named by U.S. Rep. Janice Hahn, D-San Pedro, to serve as the congresswoman's new district director. Larramendi will be responsible for overseeing day-to-day operations in the congresswoman's district office as well as working with the community and constituents.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

CBS Local

Deputy L.A. City Attorney Arrested On Suspicion Of Possessing, Distributing Child Porn

Christopher Richard Garcia was arrested on Thursday at his home in San Pedro and was subsequently charged, Los Angeles police confirmed to CBSLA. Citing jail records, the Los Angeles Times reports that Garcia had posted bail, which had been set at $40,000.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

The Daily Breeze

San Pedro downtown supporters ask city to consider one-way streets

Downtown San Pedro business leaders on Wednesday agreed to ask the city of Los Angeles to consider turning Sixth and Seventh streets into one-way roads with diagonal parking. Members of the downtown's Business Improvement District agreed to send a letter to the city's Department of Transportation asking for a feasibility study.

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Press-Telegram

Army Corps of Engineers examines Hurricane Marie surge damage to Long Beach breakwater

LONG BEACH >> The Army Corps of Engineers may know as early as today how much last week's Hurricane Marie-driven surge damaged the rocky seawall used to protect the nation's second busiest seaport. A team for the federal agency has been inspecting the south-facing middle breakwater fronting the Port of Long Beach which bore the brunt of the surge's 15-foot waves, said spokesman Greg Fuderer.

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