Check out these radicals - did you read today's LA Times?

By Joy A. Kennelly I don't know about you, but every time I watch one of those Vote No on Prop 8 commercials I want to gag. They insist that gays don't have rights right now, but that's total BS.... Read more →

My long, up and down, fun, sometimes sad, interesting day

By Joy A. Kennelly Finally have to laugh at something Bill Maher said on his show just now. He apparently is showcasing countries where he suggests people should move to should McCain become President. Now that is stupid, but what... Read more →

Time again for the amazing Women's Conference! Maria Shriver & Governor Arnold hosting

By Joy A. Kennelly This has to be my absolute FAVORITE event of any that I attend all year long. I walk away exhausted, yet inspired, encouraged, supported and overjoyed to have participated. It's thrilling to be surrounded by such... Read more →

The Shore hosts Wine & Cheese tasting & Debate Viewing party

By Joy A. Kennelly The Shore Restaurant and Lounge is hosting a Wine & Cheese tastings for October and we're kicking it off with the Debates - non-partisan mind you. Here's your invite: You're invited to the first Wine &... Read more →

Palin Rally in Carson, Republican booth at the MB Home Town Fair

By Joy A. Kennelly Yesterday was a double whammy Republican day for me which was a very interesting experience since I've never done anything like this before in my life. I have never been as political on a national level... Read more →

Onto something a little more fun Domi & me out on the town - finally, right?

By Joy A. Kennelly What I've been loving about being more vocal about my political beliefs is that it's sussing others out who normally don't say anything either. One friend teasingly (I hope she was teasing!) said she almost defriended... Read more →

Couple of things - Palin/Biden debate, comic, Catholic vote

By Joy A. Kennelly This morning a comic took it upon herself to send me her comedic rendition of Sarah Palin and her pro-life stance and the boast that her youtube video has been seen by 200k. Well, Ms. Comic,... Read more →

Huckabee, Obama, McCain, AVP's, & The Shore Restaurant and Lounge

By Joy A. Kennelly Watching the new Huckabee Show - did you know it existed? I didn't till now. Very interesting. Geraldine Ferraro, Dave Ramsey, and cute Elizabeth Hasselbeck were on it. I've put a link to Whoopi Goldberg's opinion... Read more →

The Shore presents a fun Equinox/BMW hosted USC v. OSU Football viewing party tonight!

This evening is open to everyone and begins at 6pm. Those with an Equinox Membership card or BMW key will receive one free drink ticket at the door upon arrival. We're also serving discounted GoChi Cocktails, our $5, $6, $7... Read more →

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What a relaxing Sunday - new friends, great food, cool music - funny searches

By Joy A. Kennelly Today was a great day. Hit the Taste of Santa Monica with my new friend Virginia from my Elite Singles by The Shore group, who ironically enough knows that drunk guy who wouldn't leave my bed... Read more →

"Getting Past the Past" message this morning by Jim Mackinga - really great!

By Joy A. Kennelly Just got back from church and have a few minutes before I hit the Taste of Santa Monica event. Just thought I'd share the words of wisdom my Pastor, Jim Mackinga of Bay Cities Community Church,... Read more →

Loving the CNN coverage of Conservatives in Hollywood

By Joy A. Kennelly In light of what I've personally experienced regarding politics recently on not one, but two sites I participate in that aren't political on a national level and the other one that is supposed to focus on... Read more →

The Shore Restaurant and Lounge September Music Calendar

The Shore Restaurant and Lounge 1320 Hermosa Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254 310 376-0414 ABOUT THE SHORE Opened in March 2006, The Shore Restaurant and Lounge reflects the casual elegance of the South Bay, CA through its beautiful atmosphere... Read more →

Last night at San Pedro's Art Walk - interesting art, characters and buildings

By Joy A. Kennelly Last night I took a break and finally hit the San Pedro Art Walk that I've wanted to visit since last March when my friend Susan first told me about it. I had also met some... Read more →

Recent South Bay Professional Connection Hospitality Appreciation Evening

By Joy A. KennellyYou are curious about our recent South Bay Professional Connection "Hospitality Appreciation Evening" at The Shore Restaurant and Lounge this past week or you wouldn't have clicked on the link right? So, without further ado... here's some... Read more →