Out & About: Things to do in the South Bay Dec. 15-19

Second Annual Winter Craft Fair: Presented by the San Pedro Art Association, 1602 W. 25th St., San Pedro. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 310-831-2928. 2019 PUC Holiday Small Works Art Show: Pacific Unitarian Hall, 5621 Montemalaga Dr., Rancho Palos Verdes. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Admission is free. 310-378-9449. Cat Adoption Day: Sponsored by Pet Protectors League, Point Vicente Animal Hospital, 31270 Palos Verdes Dr. West, Rancho Palos Verdes. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 310-265-1204, petprotectorsleague@gmail.com. Eclectic Peace: Sunday School Series, St. Luke’s Presbyterian Church, 26825 Rolling Hills Rd., Rolling Hills Estates. 9:30 a.m. 310-377-2825, stlukespresbyterian.com. Home for the Holidays: Presented by the Los Cancioneros Master Chorale, James Armstrong Theatre, 3330 Civic Center Dr., Torrance. 7 p.m. $15/$25. 310-781-7171, lcmasterchorale.com. Literary Art by the Ocean: Presented by Palos Verdes Chapter of the Links, Inc., featuring Dr. Arianna Sholes-Douglas, Los Verdes Golf Clubhouse, 7000 Los Verdes Dr., Rancho Palos Verdes. 11 a.m. tulawellnessmd.com. Songs of the Season: Presented by The Concert Singers, Westchester United Methodist Church, 8065 Emerson Ave., Westchester. 4 p.m. $15/$20. 310-670-37...

Josh McCown, who turns 40 on July 4, wrote in a piece for The Players’ Tribune

Josh McCown, who turns 40 on July 4, wrote in a piece for The Players’ Tribune website posted Monday that he is retiring from playing football after an NFL career that spanned 16 NFL seasons and included stints with 10 teams. He will be helping coach his two sons — also quarterbacks — in high school this year. McCown said he also plans to work as a TV football analyst in the future, and ESPN said later Monday it had hired him as an NFL analyst. McCown was often considered a “bridge” quarterback, and his career record as a starter was only 23-53. He played the last two seasons with the New York Jets, serving as the starter in 2017 and as a veteran backup to rookie Sam Darnold last year. Darnold often raved about how McCown prepared every week, particularly during a four-game stretch when the rookie was sidelined by a foot injury. McCown filled in during that time for Darnold, who stepped back into the starting job when he was healthy and finished his first NFL season with a flourish. McCown was a third-round draft pick by Arizona in 2002 from Sam Houston State. In addition to the Jets and Cardinals, McCown also played for Detroit, Oakland, Miami, Carolina, Chicago, Tampa Bay and ...