Newport Beach Reopens After Closure Due To Shark SightingThe shark sighting was reported around 11 a.m. near the Newport Pier. Witnesses say they saw the hammerhead shark charging some surfers in the water.
Lifeguards Make Over 400 Rescues In 1 Day As Rip Currents Hit LA BeachesStrong currents and rip tides along Southern California kept lifeguards busy over the weekend as large numbers of beach-goers took to the coast to escape the intense heat.
Dockweiler, El Segundo Beaches Reopen After Medical Waste Clean-UpTwo Los Angeles beaches closed after hypodermic needles, condoms and tampon applicators washed ashore have both reopened.
Coastal Beaches In Long Beach Closed Due To Sewage Spill Linked To San Gabriel AreaOfficials in Long Beach have closed all coastal beaches due to a sewage spill in the San Gabriel area blamed for discharging waste into the ocean.
City Council Decides Against Additional Privacy Walls For San Clemente Beach BathroomCity officials in San Clemente are bitterly divided over a newly-redesigned beach bathroom that critics say is a bit too revealing.
Stretch Of Beach Reopens Following Shark Sighting In OCLifeguards on Friday reopened a stretch of beach following a shark sighting in Orange County.
Authorities Respond To 'Possible Oil Spill' Off Santa Barbara CoastlineAuthorities were investigating an oil sheen in the water near Goleta Beach in Santa Barbara, officials said.
List Of Shower Shutdowns At California State BeachesThe state of California has released a list of public beaches that will have showers turned off in an effort to save water.
5 Things Not To Forget In Your Summer Beach BagA day at the beach should include a bag full of essentials to keep you comfortable and protected in the sun. Here are five must-haves not to forget when planning a day at the beach.
6 Beach Escapes You Might Not Know AboutLooking for a new beach getaway spot this summer? Wendy Francis, author of "The Summer Of Good Intentions," shares her top 6 beach escapes that you might not know about.
Authorities ID Sun Valley Man Who Drowned At Zuma Beach Authorities Monday identified a man who drowned at Zuma Beach when he became caught in a riptide in high surf and slipped under the waves.
Public Showers At California State Beaches To Shut Down In Effort To Save WaterThe state of California has ordered that public showers at state beaches be shut down in an attempt to save water.