South Bay (Los Angeles County)
The South Bay region of Los Angeles County in Southern California has many of the fine beaches of its neighboring areas on the West Side, with a wide variety of atmospheres, from high-end and yuppified to still-expensive beach raffish.
The 405 S from LAX is the best way to get in to the many cities of the South Bay.
Many clubs, bars,and lounges can be found in Hermosa and Manhattan Beach.
The local weekly newspapers Easy Reader  and Beach Reporter  cover the South Bay. Each has event listings. Easy Reader tends to be more "in your face" in its style, Beach Reporter more "home-town booster." The Torrance-based Daily Breeze  is for you if you want state-wide and national news along with the South Bay focus. The most popular online resource for locals and visitors is SouthBayEvents.com