Posted Aug. 22, 2015, 8:25 am
Marina del Rey is 50 years old this year, and the L.A. County Department of Beaches and Harbors is giving the public a birthday present: a 45-minute cruise around the Marina for $1.00. This is the largest man-made small craft harbor in North America, and chances are there's a lot of it that you haven't seen. Equally interesting is the history of this scenic area.
Posted Aug. 10, 2015, 9:15 am
A rattlesnake recently rattled deputies at the sheriff's Marina del Rey station, a sergeant said today.
Posted Aug. 2, 2015, 9:05 am
A person suffered critical injuries while in a vehicle that overturned today in Marina del Rey. The crash at Admiralty and Palawan ways was reported to the California Highway Patrol at 6:46 a.m., said CHP Officer Peter Bishop.
Posted Jan. 22, 2015, 7:50 am
A flag ceremony will be held today in honor of a 42-year-old Los Angeles County lifeguard who died during a training exercise at a Manhattan Beach school.
Posted Jan. 11, 2015, 7:56 am
What turned out to be a toy grenade caused a scare in Marina del Rey, authorities said Saturday.
Posted Jan. 1, 2015, 6:00 am
Sheriff's deputies on Wednesday asked the public's help for locating a 71-year-old man who gets easily confused and has been missing since Dec. 24.
Posted Dec. 26, 2014, 8:58 am
A 10-to-15-foot section of a tree fell across Via Marina in Marina del Rey on Thursday night, slowing traffic in the area, authorities said.
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.
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.
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.
Posted Sep. 17, 2014, 9:47 am
Marina del Rey Sheriff’s personnel responded to a call of a boating accident on Tuesday morning.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.