| May 30, 2012
| 7:59 AM
Two days after slamming into northeast Florida, Beryl -- slightly strengthened but still a tropical depression -- prepared to re-enter the Atlantic on Wednesday, spreading heavy rain and blustery winds along the coast of the Carolinas.
The storm, which...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 4:28 PM
Al Merrick has shaped surfboards for some of the best surfers in the world and is considered by many the best shaper in the world.
But he holds another title that is more important than any other: grandpa.
Merrick is the grandfather of Daisy Love...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 3:52 PM
Several local prep teams head into the fall season with preseason CIF Southern Section rankings.
In this week's football polls, Edison is ranked second and Huntington Beach No. 8 in the Southwest Division. In last week's preseason poll, Edison was also...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 1:02 PM
A man walking his dog near Loyola Park beach is being credited for helping a 17-year-old girl out of Lake Michigan after she became overcome by large waves and heavy surf this morning, officials said.
A 17-year-old boy who was swimming in the Lake with...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 1:29 PM
SEAL BEACH (KTLA) -- Swimmers expecting to spend their Labor Day weekend at the beach are being warned of high surf and rip tides along the Southern California coast.
A high surf advisory has been issued through at 6 p.m. Monday night for south facing...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 8:08 AM
DANA POINT, Calif. (KTLA) -- Authorities have identified the body of a man recovered off Dana Point Saturday as the swimmer who went missing in big surf over Labor Day weekend.
Frank Daniel Austin, 34, of Rowland Heights, was last seen going into the...
| May 30, 2012
| 2:17 PM
The Oakley Surf Shop Challenge has come up with a new twist to its concept of team surfing competitions, and this one will feature some of the best high school surfers in the area.
The Oakley Orange County High School Surf Team Challenge will be held...
| May 31, 2012
| 2:28 PM
When Kristin Hanggi picked up the script for a new musical last fall, good vibrations must have been in the air. She was even getting excitations.
The script was for "Surf the Musical," a new show being developed in Las Vegas that's drawn from and...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 9:56 AM
"Hey broken-nose girl," the redoubtable Stew sang from the stage of Chicago's Museum of Contemporary Art on Saturday night, addressing Chicago, the commissioned topic of much of his pair of weekend performances. "I hear you're second to none. I don't know...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 9:19 PM
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (KTLA) -- Beaches near Lompoc where a surfer died after being attacked by a shark will be reopened Friday morning.
The beach has been closed since Tuesday when a great white shark fatally attacked a 39-year-old surfer.
| Oct 24, 2012
| 5:31 PM
Hate to break this to you "Blue Crush" fans, but the best surfing movie ever made is about to hit theaters.
"Chasing Mavericks" will be released Friday, and it's bound to be a surf movie like no other. At least, that's what San Clemente native and big...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 10:04 AM
You might want to check to see if the surf’s up Wednesday.
The California Assembly on Monday approved a resolution declaring June 20 International Surfing Day, and the head of the sport's international advocacy group is urging people to take the...