Time Frame: Malibu’s Paradise Cove 54 Years Ago and Today

Remember the Pendletones? Neither do most Beach Boys fans. That was the group’s name early on—a nod to the flannel shirts the heart-throbs were fond of wearing, as they did at this session with photographer Ken Veeder

How to Do the Annenberg Community Beach House

Make a splash at Santa Monica’s swanky seaside space

OK Everyone Don’t Freak Out But Corgi Beach Day Is Tomorrow

It's pretty much the Super Bowl of corgis

Why Seaweed Might Be Key in the Fight Against Climate Change

The head of the Bay Foundation discusses the future of L.A.’s watershed

The Best Sandcastle Builders are Converging in Newport Beach This Weekend for a Truly Epic Sand Sesh

They’re putting your childish bucket castles to shame

Not-So-Endless Summer: Try These Beach Hacks Before the Season’s Over

Avoid parking and traffic drama a la playa with these four tips

The Cover Up: Santa Monica Beach at 62 Degrees

It isn't always sunny on the sand

How to Upgrade Your Pup’s Dog Park Experience in L.A.

Your dog deserves better than a fenced-in dirt lot

L.A.’s Best Beaches

We combed the coast for places you could escape to—without a boarding pass. Check out our top 10