Posted Sep. 14, 2014, 9:12 am
"No Good Deed'' opened in the number one spot at the North American box offices this weekend, with an estimated $24.5 million in sales.
Posted Sep. 14, 2014, 9:10 am
Passengers on Metro buses and trains will need a little extra change in their pockets Monday, as the base fare jumps by 25 cents.
Posted Sep. 14, 2014, 9:06 am
The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Warning and a Red Flag Warning for the Los Angeles area through Tuesday.
Posted Sep. 14, 2014, 9:04 am
Joe Sample, an iconic jazz and keyboard artist and composer whose music transcended genres and defied easy labels, has died at age 75.
Posted Sep. 14, 2014, 9:01 am
The strong waves that damaged Malibu's landmark pier this month also ate away at rocks next to one section of Pacific Coast Highway, and repairs will start Monday.
Posted Sep. 13, 2014, 8:02 am
Santa Monica College begins its Fall 2014 Literary Series starting this Tuesday, featuring a line-up of distinguished authors and poets discussing and reading from their works.
Posted Sep. 13, 2014, 7:57 am
Move For Hunger is partnering with 123 Moving & Storage in Santa Monica to host a community food drive to help end hunger in the L.A. County community.
Posted Sep. 13, 2014, 7:46 am
Roadway rehabilitation will take place on Moomat Ahiko Road in Santa Monica beginning Monday, Sept. 15. This will result in a full closure between Ocean Avenue and Pacific Coast Highway.
Posted Sep. 13, 2014, 7:43 am
President Barack Obama will return to Los Angeles in October to attend a fundraiser at the home of actress and longtime supporter Gwyneth Paltrow.
Posted Sep. 13, 2014, 7:39 am
A shooting in Palms left three people injured, one in serious condition, police said today. All three victims are hospitalized, authorities said.
Posted Sep. 13, 2014, 7:34 am
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close one lane of southbound Pacific Coast Highway from Big Rock Drive to Las Tunas Beach on Monday, Sept. 15, 9 am to 1 pm.
Posted Sep. 13, 2014, 7:32 am
Stop by the state-of-the-art NKLA Pet Adoption Center in West Los Angeles to meet dogs and cats from featured NKLA Coalition partners.
Posted Sep. 12, 2014, 11:27 am
Thanks to the Southland's persistent warm weather, attendance at Los Angeles County beaches this year has already soared well above the annual average, as has the number of ocean rescues, county lifeguard officials said today.
Posted Sep. 12, 2014, 9:02 am
Following six months of vigorous free-the-pony campaigning, the ponies and petting zoo that have been a familiar sight at Santa Monica’s Main Street farmers market will have to look for greener fields mid next year, after the city voted Tuesday night to exclude animals from the weekly event.
Posted Sep. 12, 2014, 9:01 am
A recent funding grant will provide a huge amenities boost to current Buffer Park plans, thanks to an extended design contract awarded at the Santa Monica City Council meeting on Tuesday to encompass the improved facilities.
Posted Sep. 12, 2014, 8:59 am
The walls of the Riviera Country Club were once again filled with cheery laughs, philanthropic announcements, and an educational presentation on Friday, Sept. 5.
Posted Sep. 12, 2014, 8:52 am
The heat wave gripping the Southland will gain strength today amid temperatures in the high 90s and low 100s, sustaining an elevated risk of wildfire and creating severe health risks, especially for the elderly.
Posted Sep. 12, 2014, 8:51 am
Two female pedestrians were struck by a vehicle in Westwood on Thursday night, with one hospitalized in critical condition, police said.
Posted Sep. 12, 2014, 8:48 am
One lane of southbound Pacific Coast Highway will be closed in the Malibu area today so Caltrans crews can move concrete barriers that are in danger of falling down eroded hillsides.
Posted Sep. 12, 2014, 8:37 am
Santa Monica-based developer Worthe Real Estate Group has been granted an exclusive negotiating agreement to partner with the city on the Bergamot Station Arts Center project, following a council vote Tuesday.
Posted Sep. 11, 2014, 9:41 am
Starting today, the Southland will be in the grips of a heat wave that will generate temperatures in the 100s in some areas and an elevated risk of wildfire for several days, National Weather Service forecasters said.
Posted Sep. 11, 2014, 9:27 am
A Los Angeles man was convicted on Wednesday of murdering an 80-year-old woman who was strangled inside her home in Venice nearly four decades ago, when the defendant was a teenager.
Posted Sep. 11, 2014, 9:21 am
A 26-year-old woman was arrested on Saturday, Aug. 30, after a late night argument with her Santa Monica boyfriend escalated to her throwing car keys at his face, causing a laceration above the boyfriend’s eye.
Posted Sep. 11, 2014, 8:36 am
Santa Monica police have released surveillance footage of a man they believe responsible for an arson attack Wednesday night that completely destroyed four luxury BMWs and damaged others on the lot in the amount of $250,000 at a popular car dealership in Santa Monica.
Posted Sep. 10, 2014, 9:44 am
The California Nurses Association has endorsed the re-election of Santa Monica councilman Kevin McKeown at the Nov. 4 election where three seats are up for grabs.