KEYSTONE LANES, MAN OF THE CENTURY JOE TALASY, who celebrated his 100th birthday in January surprised the ladies in his 4 weekly leagues with a rose each this past week. Joe pooled his prize money and went shopping for the special long stemmed beauties. He was… (READ MORE)

STRANGE HAPPENINGS by Carol Mancini NORWALK — Over the years I have heard of strange happenings in a number of bowling centers but never experienced the unexplainable – – – – – – – – – – until last week. I arrived at… (READ MORE)


Gardena Valley News August 10, 2015 Gardena Bowl claims G-BAC Outstanding Business Award Gardena Bowl was awarded the Outstanding Business Award for the period beginning in January and ending in June by the Gardena Business Advisory Council (G-BAC). Gardena Bowl… (READ MORE)

Three Historic L.A. Bowling Alleys Go Dark

Friendly Hills Bowl in Whittier Photograph by John Eng By Chris Nichols June 16, 2015 Like drive-in theaters before them, the last of the larger-than-life classic 1950s bowling centers that once roamed Southern California are nearly extinct. The oversized thrills and… (READ MORE)

Firefighters battling blaze in Bellflower

LA TIMES • OCTOBER 8, 2010 |  1:42 PM Dozens of firefighters were on the scene at a former bowling alley in Bellflower on Friday, battling a blaze that was sending plumes of black smoke hundreds of feet into the air. Firefighters received a… (READ MORE)