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Posted Nov. 17, 2012, 12:58 am
During personal hard times friends will tell you that there are always other things to look at. Yes, your job is possibly on the line to downsizing. But you have a lovely and healthy family. Sure, it’s tough that the repo man is towing away your car but… you wanted to go ‘green’ anyway. Sure, you’re going bald, but that baseball cap looks great you!
Posted Nov. 11, 2012, 1:46 am
Santa Monica Mayor Richard Bloom and the City of Santa Monica announced Monday it has been selected as a finalist for the Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Mayors Challenge, a competition created to inspire American cities to generate innovative ideas that solve major challenges and improve city life -- and that ultimately can be shared with other cities across the nation.
Posted Nov. 5, 2012, 12:57 am
Just two months ago was Sarah Gorman’s first day on the job as Santa Monica City Clerk. Her arrival couldn’t have come at a busier time with the months leading up to Election Day the busiest for the small City Department.
Posted Oct. 9, 2012, 2:17 am
Too bad your aging entertainment electronics didn’t quite sell at your garage sale. It’s hard to get rid of an old hard drive, and just trashing old sensitive papers is too often an invitation to identity theft. Plus, getting it all recycled by professionals can be costly.
Posted Sep. 21, 2012, 10:47 am
The City of Santa Monica hosts its Third Annual Citywide Yard Sale this Saturday, Sept. 22 where residents and local organizations are simultaneously selling items from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Posted Aug. 31, 2012, 1:30 am
Santa Monica city officials showed off their newly renovated Emergency Operation Center (EOC) on Thursday, which now features technological enhancements including a multi-screen video wall, an interactive Smart Board, video conferencing capabilities, and 34 independent work stations equipped with the latest computer technology.
Posted Jun. 25, 2012, 6:11 am
The Santa Monica Rent Control Board earlier this month approved 1.54 percent General Adjustment, meaning tenants can expect an increase of up to $26 a month.
Posted Jun. 14, 2012, 3:30 am
The City of Santa Monica has teamed with the US Ignite Partnership to capitalize on what is possible through virtualized ultra-fast broadband netwo...
Posted Jun. 10, 2012, 2:17 am
Santa Monica is continuing to transition away from the permanent drop-off center to a home pick-up service for household hazardous waste collection. More than 800 residents used the Home Collection service during the 11 month pilot and feedback was overwhelmingly positive.
Posted May. 17, 2012, 2:17 am
The City of Santa Monica has issued an alert for a planned power outage this Friday, May 18, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Ocean Park Blvd and 20th S...
Posted Apr. 2, 2012, 7:35 am
Exactly one month after Timothy Jackman officially stepped down as Santa Monica Police Chief, his replacement has been named – Inglewood Police C...
Posted Feb. 20, 2012, 1:11 am
The City of Santa Monica warns of temporary lane closures that are possible during daytime hours today through this Friday, Feb. 24, in the followi...
Posted Feb. 11, 2012, 12:49 am
Let me lay my cards out on the discussion table right away: I think it’s a no-brainer to want the city to preserve
Posted Feb. 9, 2012, 12:41 am
Have a question about city construction projects underway or coming soon? The City's "Ask the Staff" event tonight, Feb. 9, will be held fro...
Posted Jan. 27, 2012, 10:30 pm
A little flash of sadness came across Santa Monica resident Bob Burket when he heard the intersection of Robson and Marine was being resurfaced, as...
Posted Jan. 25, 2012, 12:20 am
New, publicly-accessible EV charging stations at seven sites and numerous residences throughout Santa Monica will be installed by EV Connect, a lea...
Posted Jan. 19, 2012, 1:20 am
Four months into the Household Hazardous Waste Home Collection Pilot Program, the Santa Monica Office of Sustainability and the Environment (OSE) h...
Posted Jan. 17, 2012, 10:00 am
Santa Monica City Manager today named Gigi Decavalles-Hughes as the city’s Director of Finance. She has been serving as Acting Director of Financ...
Posted Jan. 14, 2012, 1:00 am
CityTV of Santa Monica will start to air coverage of the Santa Monica College Men’s and Women’s basketball games for the first time. Th...
Posted Jan. 13, 2012, 2:40 am
What are your thoughts regarding the future of Santa Monica Airport? The City of Santa Monica would like residents to share their thoughts b...
Posted Jan. 4, 2012, 12:56 am
There is yet another changing of the guard at City Hall, as Santa Monica’s Community and Cultural Services (CCS) Department announced the interna...
Posted Dec. 16, 2011, 12:40 am
Perched above more than a dozen of Santa Monica’s busiest intersections is CCTV cameras and video detection cameras with the purpose of keeping a...
Posted Dec. 5, 2011, 1:23 am
What do you think is Santa Monica's most important priority to improve on?8%: E) Development45%: C) Homelessness6%: ...
Posted Dec. 5, 2011, 1:07 am
The Santa Monica Sustainable Quality Awards, dubbed the Academy Awards of green accomplishment, this week opened its nomination period for local bu...
Posted Sep. 17, 2011, 10:18 am
Santa Monica’s 10 gigabit fiber optic network was recently honored for its ability to provide high speeds of up to 10 Gigabits per second while a...