The Holidays … By the Numbers
Last But Not Least
|1670 Birth of the candy cane in Germany|
When Americans began to embrace Christmas
Cards and packages delivered by the U.S. Postal Service
between Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve
Challah bread orders at the Manhattan Beach
Torah Center’s Judaica gift shop
Everyone loves a makeover. Whether it’s a person or a place, those dramatic “before” and “after” images can be inspiring examples of transformation. A recent visit to King Harbor to survey the revitalization efforts revealed the vast scope of the project. From improvements already underway at the Pier to plans for new construction, the scale of King Harbor’s makeover, not unlike its history, is truly grand.
Sure, they kick ass and take names, but behind those crazy outfits, awesome monikers and tough moves lies a solid foundation built on teamwork and a sense of inclusiveness. Meet the women (and men) of Beach Cities Roller Derby.