Posted Jul. 19, 2014, 9:15 am
What did Manchester United players do soon after touching down in Los Angeles on Friday? If you said visit Santa Monica beach you would be correct.
Posted Jul. 6, 2014, 9:07 am
A 10 foot long great white shark, hooked by a fisherwoman and fighting for its life, took a bite on a distance swimmer in the waters off the Manhattan Beach Pier on Saturday.
Posted Jun. 25, 2014, 9:20 am
Project Save Our Surf will host a beach clean-up this Saturday, June 28 at Santa Monica's beach tower 28. It will start at 10 am.
Posted Jun. 9, 2014, 9:13 am
With the arrival of the perfect beach weather, guests at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows will experience a French twist on their classic Santa Monica summer.
Posted May. 27, 2014, 12:00 am
Congestion was also reported on the westbound Santa Monica (10) Freeway in West Los Angeles and Santa Monica leading to PCH.
Posted May. 23, 2014, 1:28 pm
As residents prepare to flock to the coast for Memorial Day weekend, the environmental group Heal the Bay announced today that water quality improved dramatically over the past year at Los Angeles County beaches.
Posted May. 15, 2014, 8:33 am
A 49-year-old woman was struck and seriously injured by a county beach maintenance vehicle while sunbathing at Venice Beach on Wednesday morning.
Posted Apr. 25, 2014, 8:54 am
To celebrate its 5th Anniversary, the Annenberg Community Beach House will feature a variety of free family-friendly programs this Saturday and Sunday.
Posted Apr. 25, 2014, 8:38 am
To honor Earth Day, local environmental group Heal the Bay hosts a Saturday full of eco-friendly and family-friendly activities on the shoreline, including a designer sandcastle competition, massive beach cleanup and free admission to Heal the Bay’s Santa Monica Pier Aquarium for those who volunteer.
Posted Apr. 11, 2014, 9:11 am
Otis College of Art and Design presents its 3rd Annual Otis Kite Festival at 11 am this Sunday. Join 3,000 Los Angeles youth for a day of building and flying kites.
Posted Mar. 7, 2014, 9:13 am
Hollywood may have the Academy Awards, but Santa Monica has the Spirit Awards each year the afternoon prior to the Oscars in a spiffy tent on the beach.
Posted Feb. 28, 2014, 9:05 am
The Santa Monica Conservancy presents special tours of the Annenberg Community Beach House between 11 am and 2 pm this Sunday.
Posted Feb. 20, 2014, 8:45 am
Santa Monica's best young competitive surfers from Lincoln Middle School, John Adams Middle School, and Santa Monica High School will host the Scholastic Surf Series Competition this weekend.
Posted Nov. 30, 2013, 8:59 am
They say it never rains in Southern California. Of course, it actually does rain here. When it does, the rain might be good news to the skies above Santa Monica. Yet the wet weather was bad news to Santa Monica Beach last weekend.
Posted Nov. 20, 2013, 9:15 am
A “PUMA Run/Walk for Philippine Relief” will be held this Sunday morning on Santa Monica beach run at 11 am.
Posted Oct. 29, 2013, 9:18 am
The first annual Santa Monica Open Beach Touch Rugby Tournament presented by the Santa Monica Rugby Club on Oct. 19 was a huge success.
Posted Oct. 13, 2013, 9:02 am
Santa Monica High School teacher and coach of Team Marine Benjamin Kay said of his six years documenting the first flush of plastic pollution flowing out of the Pico Kenter Storm Drain, Wednesday's was the weirdest.
Posted Sep. 28, 2013, 9:02 am
Santa Monica will host the third iteration of Glow tonight, the city’s signature cultural event and the nation’s only nighttime arts celebration focused exclusively on original artwork.
Posted Sep. 27, 2013, 8:44 am
Glow is returning to the splendor of Santa Monica Beach and surrounds this Saturday night.
Posted Sep. 25, 2013, 9:33 am
To enhance your art appreciation experience at Glow 2013, Artistic Director Marc Pally offers these five tips.
Posted Sep. 23, 2013, 8:18 am
In celebration of International Peace Day on Saturday -- and coinciding with Heal the Bay's Coastal Cleanup Day -- Naam Yoga LA brought more than 100 people together on the beach near the Santa Monica Pier to form a human peace circle of healing and sound mediation. The group was joined by the Agape Choir.
Posted Sep. 21, 2013, 9:39 am
Tens of thousands of volunteers will converge on California’s beaches today with a mission: hauling away the tons of trash that have accumulated there, marring the scenic sands and craggy rocks that make the state a world-renowned attraction.
Posted Sep. 20, 2013, 8:29 am
Santa Monica is preparing for an influx of more than 150,000 people next Saturday evening for the third iteration of “Glow” – a grand-scale event that will transform the Santa Monica Pier and surrounding area into an “outdoor museum.”
Posted Aug. 31, 2013, 9:11 am
For the seventh consecutive summer, California beachgoers experienced excellent water quality, according to the 2013 End of Summer Beach Report Card issued today by environmental group Heal the Bay.
Posted Aug. 17, 2013, 9:05 am
Teams of two will test the seaworthiness of their homemade cardboard yachts in a race across the Annenberg Beach House pool tonight, Aug. 17.