Posted Jul. 1, 2015, 12:30 pm
Any time you mention Mark Ruffalo’s name to anyone, the response is always, “He seems like a really nice guy;” or “He seems so genuine and not full of himself;” or “I love his acting;” or “I really love that guy.” And so it goes.
Posted Jul. 1, 2015, 10:33 am
A woman reported missing from Simi Valley was found inside her crashed SUV today about 50 feet down the side of a hillside north of Malibu and taken to a hospital with what were described as moderate injuries.
Posted Jul. 1, 2015, 10:07 am
Brock on Your Block host Phil Brock speaks with Marion Clark, Programs Director for Surf Academy and the Surf Bus Foundation, about World Oceans Day.
Posted Jul. 1, 2015, 9:55 am
With a heat wave gripping the Southland and power demand on the rise, the manager of the state's energy grid issued a "flex alert," urging residents to conserve electricity between 2 and 9 p.m. today -- a warm, muggy day when showers and thunderstorms are possible -- to reduce strain on the system.
Posted Jul. 1, 2015, 9:37 am
Santa Monica will relive the historical 1911 Santa Monica Road Races on Friday, July 17 from 5 pm to 8 pm at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows who is sponsoring the event to benefit the Santa Monica History Museum.
Posted Jul. 1, 2015, 9:32 am
The City of Santa Monica and James Corner Field Operations announced that Santa Monica’s Tongva Park/Ken Genser Square Project has been selected as one of six finalists in the Urban Land Institute’s Global Award of Excellence For Urban Open Space.
Posted Jul. 1, 2015, 9:23 am
This month thousands of Special Olympic athletes will arrive from all corners of the world to participate in the 2015 World Games, the largest event hosted in Los Angeles since the 1984 Olympic Games.
Posted Jul. 1, 2015, 9:15 am
A female jogger on an early morning run had the fright of her life on Saturday, June 20, after an 18-year-old man tackled her to the ground for no apparent reason.
Posted Jul. 1, 2015, 9:09 am
When Matrix Institute on Addictions founders Jeanne L. Obert, Michael McCann and Richard Rawson, Ph.D first opened its doors to drug and alcohol addiction patients in 1984, neither of them could have imagined the significant impact they would make in the years ahead.
Posted Jun. 30, 2015, 1:11 pm
Almost all school children in the Southland and across California will be required to be vaccinated against diseases such as measles and whooping cough under legislation signed into law today by Gov. Jerry Brown.
Posted Jun. 30, 2015, 9:41 am
The Metro Expo Line extension from Culver City to Santa Monica is about 90 percent complete and on track to open by spring 2016, connecting downtown Los Angeles to the beach in a route Mayor Eric Garcetti on Monday called "from Grand to the sand."
Posted Jun. 30, 2015, 9:39 am
1989 marked the beginning of the end of apartheid in South Africa, and at Santa Monica College, other revolutionary things were happening. The idea of a special program was born, which would provide smaller classes taught by phenomenal instructors with a focus on African-American culture where possible.
Posted Jun. 30, 2015, 9:26 am
Want to volunteer at Santa Monica's 4th of July Parade this Saturday? Organizers need help with decorating floats, checking-in participants, and parade safety.
Posted Jun. 30, 2015, 9:23 am
The SMMUSD Board of Education approved the appointment of Stefanie Suffolk as the new assistant principal of Lincoln Middle School at its special meeting on Monday.
Posted Jun. 30, 2015, 9:04 am
Bail was not granted to a Santa Monica man on Friday, June 19, after the 21-year-old pushed his pregnant girlfriend to the ground during an argument. Officers of the Santa Monica Police Department were called out to the Santa Monica-UCLA Hospital, located at 1225 15th Street, at 4:40 pm on this day in response to a call that dispatch had received from a social worker.
Posted Jun. 29, 2015, 9:51 am
As the July 4th holiday approaches on Saturday, the Santa Monica Fire and Police Departments reminds everyone that all types of fireworks are illegal in the City of Santa Monica.
Posted Jun. 29, 2015, 9:30 am
One of the runways at Los Angeles International Airport will be closed over the summer and parts of the fall starting today due to federally mandated construction, airport officials said.
Posted Jun. 29, 2015, 9:16 am
An alert Santa Monica resident helped in the arrest of a burglar on Friday, June 19, after reporting suspicious behavior to authorities.
Posted Jun. 29, 2015, 9:09 am
The City of Santa Monica says temporary lane closures and delays are possible during daytime hours today through Friday, July 3, in the following locations.
Posted Jun. 28, 2015, 9:56 am
Whole Foods Market at 5th and Wilshire in Santa Monica will donate 5 percent of the day’s sales directly to Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation (SMMEF) this Tuesday, June 30.
Posted Jun. 28, 2015, 9:46 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District Board of Education will hold a special meeting this Monday at 4:30 pm at the district office, 1651 16th Street, Santa Monica.
Posted Jun. 28, 2015, 9:06 am
"Jurassic World" crossed the half-billion dollar mark in domestic sales today, and the genetically re-engineered dinos dominated the box office returns for a third straight week.
Posted Jun. 28, 2015, 9:02 am
Few things gall California Republicans more than realizing they hold just 14 of this state’s 53 seats in Congress. That’s only 26 percent of California’s representatives, while the opposition Democrats, with a mere 14 percent more registered voters, hold 39 seats, or about 74 percent.
Posted Jun. 27, 2015, 8:36 am
This January, Bodybuilding.com kicked off its fifth annual Transformation Challenge. With the largest prize to date, the $200,000 contest attracted an astonishing 57,327 entrants from all around the world.
Posted Jun. 27, 2015, 8:28 am
Like many Cal State L.A. students, Gregory Hogrebe has complemented his classroom experience with work experience.