Posted Dec. 4, 2013, 9:53 am
A major traffic accident shut down the southbound lanes of the 405 Freeway at Sherman Way in Van Nuys for about an hour Wednesday morning.
Posted Dec. 4, 2013, 9:34 am
Santa and his Santa Monica public safety helpers will be distributing good cheer and thousands of candy canes as part of the 21st annual "Candy Cane Drive” this Saturday, Dec. 7.
Posted Dec. 4, 2013, 9:30 am
Caltrans will close both directions of Pacific Coast Highway intermittently between 6:30 am and 4:30 pm today, Dec. 4 from south of Las Posas Road to north of Deer Creek Road while crews use a helicopter to help install rock fencing along the slopes.
Posted Dec. 4, 2013, 9:10 am
A high voltage wire went down Tuesday night just after 7:30 pm in the area of 700 block of Marine in Santa Monica.
Posted Dec. 4, 2013, 9:06 am
A 38-year-old Venice resident was arrested on Wednesday, Nov. 20 after harassing customers and a cashier at a Mobil Gas Station in Santa Monica.
Posted Dec. 4, 2013, 8:53 am
In this week's episode of "In The Chair," Santa Monica Mirror Editor-In-Chief Brenton Garen interviews West End Theatre founder Paul Sand about his first production that opens Friday night on the Santa Monica Pier.
Posted Dec. 3, 2013, 11:15 am
Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) West Los Angeles detectives are investigating a shooting on Monday night in the area near where La Cienega meets the 10 Freeway.
Posted Dec. 3, 2013, 11:02 am
A 22-year-old Santa Monica College student was shot and killed Sunday at about 3:30 pm in San Francisco while visiting family for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, according to the San Francisco Examiner.
Posted Dec. 3, 2013, 9:14 am
The Los Angeles County Coroner's office is still trying to locate family members of a 54-year-old homeless man killed crossing Lincoln Boulevard in Santa Monica on Oct. 9.
Posted Dec. 3, 2013, 9:06 am
The Santa Monica Public Library has earned top marks from Library Journal’s national rating of public libraries – the only Southern California library to earn the prestigious five-star rating. This is the fourth year in a row the library has earned this accolade.
Posted Dec. 3, 2013, 8:58 am
When Santa Monica mom Valerie Hartford asked her son how he spent his 45-minute bus commute each way to school, he told her he listened to music because he’d get carsick from reading his notes. This prompted Hartford to record her son’s notes, establishing the basic concept of her now evolving text-conversion app called Outlines Outloud.
Posted Dec. 3, 2013, 8:54 am
A 44-year-old Santa Monica woman was arrested on Wednesday, Nov. 20 on a domestic violence charge after she drunkenly punched and slapped her boyfriend while he was trying to go to sleep on a couch.
Posted Dec. 2, 2013, 9:36 am
Eleven Santa Monica youth football players became violently ill on Friday while in Las Vegas for the National Youth Football Championships.
Posted Dec. 2, 2013, 9:28 am
Grant Elementary School students who participated in this year’s Ballroom Madness will be highlighted in an episode of LA ArtZone, an arts and cultural show hosted by Los Angeles County public access Channel 36.
Posted Dec. 2, 2013, 9:11 am
Construction fencing will return today around the Ken Genser Square water feature for waterproofing and other work to prevent future problems.
Posted Dec. 2, 2013, 9:02 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 49-year-old convicted felon on Tuesday, Nov. 19 after finding the man in possession of a taser.
Posted Dec. 2, 2013, 8:58 am
Santa Monica temporary lane closures and delays are possible during daytime hours today through Friday, Dec. 6 in the following locations.
Posted Dec. 1, 2013, 9:14 am
Santa Monica Convention & Visitors Bureau’s annual "Extra Bedroom Program" is being offered now through January 25, 2014.
Posted Dec. 1, 2013, 9:11 am
The City of Santa Monica will accept permit applications Dec. 2 through Dec. 16 for anyone seeking to conduct fitness or athletic instruction, classes, or camps for compensation -- financial or in exchange for goods or services -- in Santa Monica's public parks or at the beach.
Posted Dec. 1, 2013, 9:09 am
The LA/Santa Monica Tea Party will host a panel discussion next Saturday, Dec. 7 at 10:30 am at the Santa Monica Public Library, MLK Auditorium on the impact of the launch of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) and what Americans can do to regain patient rights and freedom of choice over their medical care.
Posted Dec. 1, 2013, 9:06 am
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Monica (BGCSM) shared Thanksgiving dinner with a record-breaking number of members and their families this past week.
Posted Nov. 30, 2013, 9:08 am
Buy Local Santa Monica encourages the community to take part in today's fourth annual Small Business Saturday. Small Business Saturday is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses nationwide; celebrated the Saturday after Thanksgiving, the day has given small business a huge boost.
Posted Nov. 30, 2013, 9:04 am
Associates for Breast and Prostate Cancer Studies, (ABCs), hosted its 24th annual, star-studded Talk of the Town black-tie gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, Saturday, Nov. 23.
Posted Nov. 30, 2013, 8:59 am
They say it never rains in Southern California. Of course, it actually does rain here. When it does, the rain might be good news to the skies above Santa Monica. Yet the wet weather was bad news to Santa Monica Beach last weekend.
Posted Nov. 30, 2013, 8:56 am
Santa Monica City Council members unanimously approved Tuesday night a contract for the installation of Green Bike Lanes on Main Street and Broadway.