Posted Mar. 6, 2015, 9:28 am
Santa Monica Police have issued a Citywide call for vehicle owners to be vigilant when it comes to locking their cars and keeping belongings safe.
Posted Mar. 6, 2015, 8:49 am
Santa Monica Police have issued a Citywide call for vehicle owners to be vigilant when it comes to locking their cars and keeping belongings safe. The move follows a 25 percent increase in vehicle break-ins and property theft in downtown Santa Monica in recent months.
Posted Mar. 6, 2015, 8:48 am
Attendees of the Santa Monica Farmers Market held every Sunday on Main Street took the opportunity to have their preferences heard during a recent survey organized by City staff Feb. 15.
Posted Mar. 6, 2015, 8:40 am
The long-running legal battle between Santa Monica’s Nativity Scenes and the City continued with a three-judge panel of the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals hearing oral arguments from both sides Feb. 6 in Pasadena.
Posted Mar. 6, 2015, 8:33 am
Women’s history month began with a jam-packed women’s networking breakfast Monday, as more than 300 attendees filled Le Meridien Delfina’s penthouse-level ballroom for a morning of inspirational speakers, awards, and camaraderie.
Posted Mar. 6, 2015, 8:31 am
Members of the Rotary Club of Santa Monica received a glimpse of the projects that their funds support at their meeting last Friday, Feb. 28.
Posted Mar. 6, 2015, 8:12 am
"Battered, but OK," actor Harrison Ford was hospitalized today with injuries he suffered when the World War II-era single-engine plane he was piloting lost power and crashed on a Venice golf course shortly after takeoff from Santa Monica Airport.
Posted Mar. 5, 2015, 3:26 pm
Actor Harrison Ford crashed a World War II-era single-engine plane today on a Venice golf course just west of Santa Monica Airport and was taken to a hospital in fair to moderate condition.
Posted Mar. 5, 2015, 12:25 pm
Less than two weeks after The Mirror reported on a handful of vehicles being towed daily at 2 pm thanks to a change in parking enforcement signage, the City has removed all 12 parking meters along the south side of Olympic Drive between Main and Fourth and painted the curb red to signify no parking 24/7.
Posted Mar. 5, 2015, 9:05 am
Whether they're conducting interviews of school employees to address a school system issue, analyzing turtles and owls to figure out how to keep bicyclists safe or developing a video game to encourage peers to live a healthy lifestyle, students at John Muir Elementary have embarked on a unique, hands-on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) program developed by a local District partner, The Exploratory.
Posted Mar. 5, 2015, 8:55 am
The Santa Monica Community College Board of Trustees has authorized the issuance of a Request for Proposal (RFP) for a consultant to assist with the search for a new college president.
Posted Mar. 5, 2015, 8:42 am
The City of Santa Monica’s Youth Tech Program has been designated as a “Bright Idea” by the Harvard Kennedy School Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation.
Posted Mar. 5, 2015, 8:36 am
A man was arrested today after leading California Highway Patrol officers on a high speed chase mostly on surface streets from the eastern San Fernando Valley to Santa Monica, authorities said.
Posted Mar. 5, 2015, 8:32 am
A 23-year-old homeless man was arrested on Tuesday, Feb. 17, after trying to choke his girlfriend in a Jack In The Box restaurant, then attacked other customers who intervened to stop the attack.
Posted Mar. 4, 2015, 12:09 pm
The Santa Monica Community College District Board of Trustees voted Tuesday night to appoint Executive Vice President Jeffery “Jeff” Shimizu to the role of Interim Superintendent/President.
Posted Mar. 4, 2015, 9:58 am
Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier will host its annual job fair to hire more than 75 employees for Spring Break and Summer positions on Saturday, March 14 from 9 am to 2 pm.
Posted Mar. 4, 2015, 9:30 am
It's all business for the students of Regional Occupation Program’s Virtual Enterprise class at Santa Monica High School. In an innovative new venture, students developed a product line, made all management decisions including electing a chief executive officer and deciding a salary, and created a business plan to pitch at a simulated trade show in Long Beach, where they won first place.
Posted Mar. 4, 2015, 9:16 am
Television host Carson Daly is being sued by an oil company that alleges either he or members of a trust built a fence that encroaches on the firm's property in Santa Monica.
Posted Mar. 4, 2015, 8:59 am
Bail was not granted to a 32-year-old man on Monday, Feb. 16, after stealing shoes from the Skecher’s shoe shop on the Third Street Promenade.
Posted Mar. 3, 2015, 3:32 pm
The Los Angeles Board of Supervisors today approved a $1.2 million settlement of a lawsuit alleging Los Angeles County personnel at a youth detention camp in Malibu ignored signs of racial unrest before an outbreak of fighting that left a detainee with brain injuries.
Posted Mar. 3, 2015, 9:43 am
The Santa Monica College Emeritus College Art Gallery presents its Annual Student Photography Exhibition start this Thursday, March 5. It will run through April 22, 2015.
Posted Mar. 3, 2015, 9:19 am
Did you know that Healthy Spot, Los Angeles’ wholesome dog and cat one stop shop, hosts a monthly Yappy Hour? Yes, you read that right Yappy Hour, with a Y!
Posted Mar. 3, 2015, 9:10 am
The second of two storms to strike the Southland since late Friday cleared out of the region this morning.
Posted Mar. 3, 2015, 9:02 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 35-year-old man on Monday, Feb. 16, after the suspect exposed and fondled his genitals in front of a couple who had witnessed the incident from inside their home.
Posted Mar. 2, 2015, 12:44 pm
Santa Monica resident Lou Ferrigno discusses his work with the Starkey Hearing Foundation, Muscular Dystrophy Association and his passion for giving back.