“Cyber Cop,” Clayton Cranford, a law enforcement professional and one of the nation’s leading educators on social media, will kick off the Families Connected Speaker Series on Monday, September 17, at 6:30 – 8 p.m. at the Hermosa Beach Community...

It’s a clean sweep: All 12 schools in Redondo Beach Unified School District (RBUSD) are listed among “America’s Healthiest...

Many of today’s children spend more time relating to a phone screen than an actual human being. So when it comes to a child’s social-emotional development, this high-tech trend is certainly a cause for concern.

Many experts believe the rise of...

JUUL. Emili. Suorin. These are just a few of the new nicotine-packed e-cigarette devices that are finding their way into the hands of middle and high school students in the Beach Cities. Electronic-cigarettes, commonly called “vapes,” have rapidly...

The South Bay can seem big and impersonal, but it is possible to make personal connections one step at a time. And that’s precisely what moms and dads are doing once a month as part of Beach Cities Health District’s (BCHD) recently formed Parent...

Senior Claire Haddad and junior Brianna Baker are among 15 Redondo Union High School (RUHS) students serving on the Beach Cities Health District (BCHD) Youth Advisory Council, which will hold a Mental Health Awareness Week to focus on destigmatizing...

There’s so much happening in our schools and the lives of today’s students – from stressful academic demands to social-emotional well-being. So, we thought it would be a perfect time to have a discussion with the superintendents who are guiding Beach...

At a meeting this past September, six teens stepped in front of Beach Cities Health District (BCHD) leadership, school district officials and principals to deliver a powerful message: mental health stigma is officially being put on notice in the Beach...

Being “stressed out” is part of our Beach Cities lexicon.

Sometimes, we wear it as a badge of honor, thinking it denotes productivity.

Sometimes, it does: “eustress” is the good kind of stress, which allows us to finish a challenging...

Bus-loads of elementary school students hit the sidewalks throughout the Beach Cities of Hermosa, Manhattan and Redondo Beach in honor of International Walk to School Day on Oct. 10. However, in the Beach Cites, students walking to school isn’t...

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