Posted Apr. 18, 2014, 8:00 am
An actress who had a small role in the 1994 film “Dumb and Dumber” is suing the City of Santa Monica over injuries sustained at the city-owned seasonal ICE at Santa Monica skating rink on Jan. 18, 2014.
Posted Apr. 18, 2014, 7:47 am
A rail connector making it easier for Expo Line riders from Santa Monica to make an easier and more efficient connection with East Los Angeles received a significant boost Tuesday, with Metro staff recommending a nearly $1 billion design/build contract for the Regional Connector in downtown Los Angeles.
Posted Apr. 18, 2014, 7:33 am
An inmate who escaped a downtown Los Angeles jail last month on March 12 and was arrested several weeks later in Santa Monica pleaded no contest Thursday.
Posted Apr. 18, 2014, 7:32 am
Real estate blog Movoto has released a list of what it considers the 50 most dangerous places in the United States. While no California cities made the list of top 10, Santa Monica was one of four municipalities in the state that ranked 11 through 25.
Posted Apr. 18, 2014, 7:31 am
Locals are invited to party like it’s 1994 as O’Brien’s Irish Pub at 2226 Wilshire Boulevard in Santa Monica celebrates its 20th birthday this Saturday, April 19.
Posted Apr. 18, 2014, 7:30 am
Master Barbers Steve Moran and his partner Robert Echiribel celebrated the grand opening of their new business Active Barbers at 2509 Wilshire Boulevard in Santa Monica last Friday.
Posted Apr. 18, 2014, 7:29 am
A handful of Santa Monica organizations will come together to celebrate Arbor Day by planting trees within the community this Wednesday, April 23.
Posted Apr. 17, 2014, 8:13 am
Resonate, a new church community anchored in Santa Monica, will celebrate Easter week with a free, open-to-the-public arts event this Thursday at the Jeanie Madsen Gallery at 1431 Ocean Avenue in Santa Monica.
Posted Apr. 17, 2014, 7:51 am
A 36-year-old registered sex offender from Stockton, CA with a no-bail parole warrant was arrested on Friday, April 4 after bringing attention to himself in the form of blocking traffic in downtown Santa Monica while in a wheelchair.
Posted Apr. 16, 2014, 9:26 am
Members from Santa Monica Elks 906 were on hand at the West Los Angeles Veterans Administration Volunteer Service award ceremony on Thursday, April 10.
Posted Apr. 16, 2014, 9:15 am
A DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint will be held in Santa Monica this Friday night at an undisclosed location within the city limits.
Posted Apr. 16, 2014, 9:04 am
Bail was not granted to a 30-year-old Culver City man on Friday, April 4 after being caught drinking in a Santa Monica park, then being found in possession of a handful of stolen ID cards and a glass pipe used for smoking narcotics.
Posted Apr. 15, 2014, 9:46 am
Santa Monica residents are being urged to make monetary milk donations through their checkout lines, online, or via text.
Posted Apr. 15, 2014, 9:43 am
Santa Monica's Big Blue Bus transit store closed its doors at the end of the business day on Monday, April 14. However, its doors reopened at its new location today, April 15 just a block away on 4th Street and Broadway.
Posted Apr. 15, 2014, 9:09 am
A routine Santa Monica police vehicle stop for expired tags on Thursday, April 3 led to the arrest of a couple found in possession of large fixed bladed knives, a .38 caliber revolver handgun, three types of illegal drugs, and stolen electronics.
Posted Apr. 14, 2014, 9:03 am
The City of Santa Monica has issued the following temporary lane closures and delay notifications that are possible during daytime hours today through Friday, April 18 in the following locations.
Posted Apr. 11, 2014, 9:34 am
Renters and the City of Santa Monica certainly have an interesting relationship. On the one hand, Santa Monica is quite reputable for its favorable rent control policies.
Posted Apr. 11, 2014, 9:31 am
A standing-room-only remembrance was held Sunday, April 6 at Lincoln Middle School to honor the life of James Scott “Jimmy” Bromberg, a Santa Monica native who died March 29 after fighting cancer. He was 28.
Posted Apr. 11, 2014, 9:15 am
Santa Monica Public Library continues celebrating The Big Read with a free concert by the Orchestra Santa Monica (OSM) Strings this Saturday, April 12.
Posted Apr. 11, 2014, 9:05 am
A WalletHub report published Tuesday, April 8 found Santa Monica ranked 97th out of California’s 100 largest cities in terms of affordable auto insurance. With insurance rates 29.19 percent higher than the state average, Santa Monica residents ranked the fourth most-expensive city.
Posted Apr. 10, 2014, 9:01 am
Santa Monica’s Youth Tech Program ranked 54th on this year’s InformationWeek Elite 100 — a list of the top business technology innovators in the U.S., the City of Santa Monica announced Monday.
Posted Apr. 10, 2014, 8:54 am
Santa Monica Public Library (SMPL) welcomes area teens interested in receiving up to two hours of volunteer credit between now through April 30, 2014 in exchange for your photographs of Santa Monica.
Posted Apr. 10, 2014, 8:35 am
With bridge and station construction well underway, the next major milestone for the Expo Phase 2 project is track installation. More than 15 miles of track will be installed along the alignment between Culver City and Santa Monica.
Posted Apr. 10, 2014, 8:13 am
Bail was set at $50,000 for 46-year-old El Cajon man on Sunday, March 30 after being caught assaulting his wife on their first anniversary while visiting the beach.
Posted Apr. 9, 2014, 12:05 pm
Santa Monica police are searching for the driver of an older model white Buick Regal or a Chevy Caprice involved in a hit-and-run accident involving a 20-year-old Santa Monica male skateboarder on Saturday night.