Newspaper Articles from the Local History Room

Archivist and Local History Librarian Monique Sugimoto and Librarian and local history enthusiast, Dennis Piotrowski, submit articles on local history to the local PV News newspaper.  Links to their submissions can be found below. 


The Hermit Philosopher of Malaga Cove and his 20 Cent Castle (November 29, 2012)

The Lunada Bay We Never Knew (January 31, 2013)

The Forgotten Marathon (May 30, 2013)

Pioneering Meteorologist Aids Development of Palos Verdes  (August 29, 2013)

Scarface Escapes to PV  (October 31, 2013)

Early Soil Conservation on the Palos Verdes Peninsula  (January 30, 2014)

Rum Smuggling and Gun Fights on the Shores of Palos Verdes (May 29, 2014)

Charles H. Cheney: The First City Planner of PVE  (July 31, 2014)

A Look at Palos Verdes Estates in 1939  (October 30, 2014)

Frank A. Vanderlip: Japanese Propagandist or Proponent?  (January 29, 2015)