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News, Environment, Marina Del Rey

Groups Call For Halt To County Plans To Cut Down 650 Marina Del Rey Trees

Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:09 am

Environmental and community groups, working together as "Friends of Oxford Lagoon," called today for a halt to county plans to cut down 650 trees surrounding a marshy flood basin next to the Marina City Club towers.

News, Malibu, Marina Del Rey, Water

Board Of Supervisors Approve Water Rate Increase For Marina del Rey, Malibu

Posted Nov. 26, 2014, 8:29 am

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors today approved five years of water rate increases for Marina del Rey, Malibu and areas of the Antelope and Santa Clarita valleys.

News, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey, Usps

USPS Proposing Relocation Of Marina Del Rey Branch Post Office

Posted Oct. 19, 2014, 8:57 am

The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) is proposing the relocation of Marina Del Rey Branch Post Office, 4766 Admiralty Way, Marina Del Rey CA 90292, to a new location that has not yet been determined.

The boat rescue on Tuesday morning.

News, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey

10 Foot Skiff Capsizes Off Marina Del Rey Breakwater Rocks

Posted Sep. 17, 2014, 9:47 am

Marina del Rey Sheriff’s personnel responded to a call of a boating accident on Tuesday morning.

News, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey

Large Gray Whale Spotted In Santa Monica Bay Near Marina Del Rey

Posted Sep. 10, 2014, 9:16 am

A large gray whale first spotted off the coast of Topanga Canyon later moved to Marina Del Rey where it entertained various people.

News, Marina Del Rey, Courts

Marina Del Rey Man Sentenced For Trying To Sell Military Secrets To China

Posted Sep. 9, 2014, 9:12 am

A Marina del Rey man was sentenced on Monday to more than three years in prison for providing sensitive information about a network used to control and communicate with military satellites to someone he believed was a foreign intelligence officer working for the People's Republic of China.

The community has come together to raise more than $4,000 for a local couple devastated after their boat and belongings were lost in a fire.

News, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey

Community Rallies Behind Couple Who Lost Everything After Their Boat Caught Fire

Posted Sep. 7, 2014, 9:20 am

Two Marina del Rey residents, who lost everything that they own when the boat they live in was lost in a fire on the water, are finding that generosity in the community still exists.

The Bay Foundation's Ivan Medel gives background and overview about the reserve.

News, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey

Yahoo! Volunteers Help Clean Up Ballona Wetlands Ecological Reserve

Posted Aug. 25, 2014, 9:44 am

The Bay Foundation and Friends of Ballona Wetlands recently hosted volunteers from across regional offices of Yahoo! on a tour of the Ballona Wetlands Ecological Reserve (BWER), followed by restoration efforts.

News, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey

Luncheon To Honor Congressman Waxman In Marina Del Rey On Monday

Posted Aug. 23, 2014, 9:27 am

In honor of Representative Henry Waxman’s expertise and tireless efforts in support of health care, Saban Community Clinic, Venice Family Clinic and Westside Family Health Center will host a luncheon in his honor this Monday, Aug. 25.

News, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey

Police Book Suspected Culver Marina Little League Snack Bar Thieves

Posted Aug. 5, 2014, 12:52 pm

Police booked two men picked up on warrants while investigating a break-in at the Culver Marina Little League snack bar, which was spray-painted with a pentagram and "Satan" spelled backward.

There are many firework celebrations for the 4th of July on the Westside including Marina del Rey, Pacific Palisades, El Segundo, and Redondo Beach.

News, Holiday, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey, Pacific Palisades, Culver City

Where To Watch July 4 Fireworks On The Westside

Posted Jul. 3, 2014, 7:55 am

While the City of Santa Monica does not have a fireworks display on the 4th of July this Friday, there are many professional fireworks displays and events planned in and around the surrounding area.

News, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey

Baby Grey Whale Spotted At Marina Del Rey Channel Entrance

Posted Jun. 23, 2014, 9:27 am

A baby grey whale was spotted cavorting at the main channel entrance to Marina del Rey on Sunday, but swam away before the coast guard had to start warning nearby vessels.

News, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey

Marina Del Rey WaterBus Begins Operations Today

Posted Jun. 19, 2014, 8:58 am

The Marina del Rey WaterBus will begin its 2014 operations today, with its fleet of small boats shuttling passengers among eight stops around the harbor.

News, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey

$4 million To Be Spent On Copper Contamination Study In Marina Del Rey Harbor

Posted Jun. 18, 2014, 9:20 am

The Board of Supervisors voted on Tuesday to spend $4 million to study copper contamination in Marina del Rey Harbor, in response to a proposal that would force boat owners to strip copper paint from their hulls and the county to find funding for a major clean-up.

News, Transportation, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey

SUV Overturns Several Times On Lincoln Boulevard

Posted Jun. 16, 2014, 9:27 am

An SUV overturned several times on Lincoln Boulevard in Marina Del Rey this morning injuring both people inside, authorities said.

News, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey

Marina (90) Freeway Brush Fire Sends Man To Hospital, Forces Lane Closures

Posted Jun. 16, 2014, 9:25 am

A three- to four-acre brush fire broke out Sunday in a median of the Marina (90) Freeway near Marina Del Rey, sending a man to a hospital and forcing the closure of the freeway for about four hours, authorities said.

This year’s annual Uncle Darrow’s Father’s Day Crawfish Boil will be held this Saturday, June 14 from 2-5 pm.

Dining, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey, Food

Uncle Darrow’s: Serving Up Louisiana Grub 20 Years & Counting

Posted Jun. 13, 2014, 9:04 am

Jambalaya, Po’boys, Filé Gumbo, Fried Catfish, and Oysters. If these Louisiana favorites excite your taste buds, then you’ve more than likely dined at Uncle Darrow’s in Marina del Rey.

Crews continue the cleanup of thousands of dead fish in Marina del Rey.

News, Environment, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey, Water

Marina del Rey Dead Fish Cleanup Continues

Posted May. 22, 2014, 8:01 am

Crews continued working to remove thousands of dead fish from a section of Marina del Rey, saying other marine life will be endangered as long as the decaying fish remain in the water.

Thousands of dead fish were spotted in Marina Del Rey this weekend.

News, Environment, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey, Sheriff

Thousands Of Dead Fish Surface In Marina Del Rey

Posted May. 18, 2014, 11:59 am

Several dead fish mysteriously rose to the surface at a section of Marina Del Rey, near Ballona Creek, the Sheriff’s Dept. said.

News, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey

Marina Del Rey Beach Parking, Youth Camps, Boat Storage Fees To Increase

Posted May. 14, 2014, 9:53 am

Fees will go up for some county beach parking, youth camps and dry storage of boats trailered at Marina del Rey, the county Board of Supervisors decided today, but Supervisor Don Knabe took action to limit some of the hikes.

News, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey, Court

Mexican Nationals Sentenced For Murdering Marina Del Rey Coast Guard Officer

Posted May. 13, 2014, 9:25 am

Two Mexican nationals were sentenced Monday to federal prison for their roles in the 2012 death of a Marina del Rey-based U.S. Coast Guard chief petty officer, who was thrown into the ocean when the cutter he was aboard was rammed by a smuggling boat near the Channel Islands.

News, Election, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey

LA County Supervisor Candidates Square Off On Mental Health Issues

Posted May. 13, 2014, 9:18 am

Six of eight candidates vying for the Third District seat on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors sounded off on mental health issues facing the county at a forum in Marina Del Rey on Monday, with several candidates favoring rehabilitation of the mentally ill over incarceration.

A proposed 585-unit residential complex in Marina Del Rey could potentially add up to 1,094 residents, which might have a direct impact on traffic streets connecting Venice and the Marina to Santa Monica, such as Lincoln Boulevard, Pacific Avenue, and Abbot Kinney Boulevard.

News, Development, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey, West Los Angeles

Two L.A. Developments Could Add 1,800 Residents Around Santa Monica

Posted Apr. 4, 2014, 8:33 am

Residents have made progress in at least slowing down a proposed mixed-use project at the old Papermate site and the Santa Monica City Council went on the record at its March 25 meeting stating high-impact development would not replace Santa Monica Airport should it be shut down.

Café del Rey’s house-cured salmon is one of the restaurant’s creative presentations of the area’s best seafood.

Dining, Restaurant, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey

Café del Rey Serves Up Fresh Spring Offerings

Posted Apr. 3, 2014, 8:06 am

With the changing of the season, Café del Rey executive chef Chuck Abair is in the midst of transitioning his menu at the Marina del Rey waterfront restaurant from winter to spring.

The 3.2 magnitude earthquake struck near Marina del Rey on Friday night.

News, Santa Monica, Marina Del Rey, Earthquake

3.2 Magnitude Earthquake Felt Across Marina Del Rey, Westside

Posted Mar. 7, 2014, 9:25 pm

A 3.2 magnitude earthquake was felt on the Westside after striking one mile east south east of Marina del Rey on Friday night.

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