Posted Apr. 15, 2015, 9:07 am
Special Olympics Board Member Dustin Plunkett stops by the studio to chat with Executive Editor Brenton Garen about the Special Olympics, his involvement and some of the details of the events that will take place in Los Angeles for the games.
Posted Apr. 5, 2015, 8:36 am
The Los Angeles Dodgers will play their season opener Monday at a sold-out Dodger Stadium against the San Diego Padres amid efforts to prevent tailgating and unruly behavior.
Posted Apr. 4, 2015, 9:51 am
The Los Angeles Dodgers will play at Dodger Stadium for the first time in 2015 tonight, with the team introducing two new attempts to assist the traffic flow.
Posted Apr. 3, 2015, 9:06 am
Cody Williams’ body tells his story better than anyone can. There’s the jagged spinal cord injury ribbon on his right bicep. Above that is a protruding Samoan warrior in a football helmet, wielding an axe. There’s the signature of his mother’s name, Stacy, and words like “Strength,” “No Days Off” and “What Doesn’t Kill Me Makes Me Stronger.”
Posted Mar. 28, 2015, 9:22 am
Top-seeded Wisconsin will face second-seeded Arizona at Staples Center today with a berth in the Final Four on the line.
Posted Mar. 26, 2015, 9:31 am
Top-seeded Wisconsin will face fourth-seeded North Carolina in the opening game of an NCAA men's basketball tournament West Regional semifinal doubleheader at Staples Center today.
Posted Mar. 26, 2015, 8:32 am
After suffering in illness at the age of 12, Marisol Solano was suffering from Anca Glomerulonephritis (kidney failure) and had to go through three rounds of chemotherapy. She is now stable condition at the age of 15 and has made the Jr. Varsity Softball Team at Santa Monica High School.
Posted Mar. 24, 2015, 11:12 am
State University of New York says swimmers have lower heart rates compared to those of non-swimmers. Swimming was also found to be a viable workout for people in cardiac rehabilitation and recovering from heart failure or artery disease.
Posted Mar. 21, 2015, 8:54 am
A petition drive aimed at expediting plans for an NFL stadium in Carson is nearing the 8,041 signatures needed to get the proposal before the City Council, and organizers will hold a rally today in hopes of meeting the goal.
Posted Mar. 18, 2015, 9:35 am
The Santa Monica YMCA is gearing up for its annual spring youth basketball league, and needs volunteer coaches and especially game referees, who are paid.
Posted Mar. 16, 2015, 9:26 am
UCLA received the 11th seed in the South Region on Sunday and will begin play in the NCAA basketball tournament against sixth-seeded SMU Thursday in Louisville.
Posted Mar. 10, 2015, 9:48 am
The Los Angeles Marathon has sold out for the third consecutive year and fourth time in its 30-year history, according to organizers.
Posted Feb. 24, 2015, 9:24 am
Santa Monica High School Track Team sent some of its talented runners over the weekend of Feb. 15/16 to participate in the prestigious California State High School Invitational Indoor Championships held at the Save Mart Center in Fresno.
Posted Feb. 23, 2015, 9:13 am
James Hahn birdied the third hole of a three-man sudden-death playoff on Sunday to win the $6.7 million Northern Trust Open at The Riviera County Club, his first victory on the PGA Tour.
Posted Feb. 22, 2015, 9:00 am
South African Retief Goosen holds a two-shot lead over Canadian Graham DeLaet entering today's final round of the $6.7 million Northern Trust Open at The Riviera County Club.
Posted Feb. 21, 2015, 8:45 am
South African Retief Goosen holds a one-shot lead over three golfers entering today's third round of the $6.7 million Northern Trust Open at The Riviera County Club.
Posted Feb. 19, 2015, 8:44 am
The $6.7 million Northern Trust Open begins today, with a new upscale lounge and plans for a Saturday concert by the alternative rock band O.A.R. intended to lure fans to The Riviera Country Club.
Posted Feb. 13, 2015, 7:44 am
Santa Monica Rotary Club meeting, members and guests were enlightened by an exclusive sneak peek at the upcoming Special Olympics World Games on Feb. 6, which is set to take place this summer with Los Angeles as the host city.
Posted Feb. 1, 2015, 9:06 am
Santa Monica native Gia Kokotakis won the bronze medal in the Intermediate Ladies division at the 2015 United States Figure Skating Championships in Greensboro, NC, held Jan. 17-25.
Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 9:16 am
The Los Angeles Lakers will conduct Dr. Jerry Buss Night at Tuesday's game against the Washington Wizards at Staples Center on the 82nd anniversary of his birth.
Posted Jan. 18, 2015, 8:58 am
A capacity field of 12,200 has registered for today's inaugural "Star Wars" Half-Marathon at the Disneyland Resort, including runners from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam and 16 foreign countries.
Posted Jan. 16, 2015, 8:35 am
The Los Angeles Kings will retire the No. 4 jersey worn by Rob Blake before Saturday's game against the Anaheim Ducks in connection with his selection to the Hockey Hall of Fame.
Posted Jan. 15, 2015, 12:20 pm
Santa Monica Girls Fastpitch (SMGF) has had a very big year. In addition to celebrating more than 30 years as a girls softball league in our beachside community, several Santa Monica girls softball teams celebrated hard-fought success this past year.
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Posted Jan. 15, 2015, 8:38 am
Dave Meyers, a starting forward on UCLA's 1975 NCAA championship team, and the late Alex Hannum, the most valuable player on USC's 1947-48 team, were among the 12-member 2015 Pac-12 Men's Basketball Hall of Honor announced today.
Posted Jan. 14, 2015, 10:03 am
Nineteen seconds. For most of us, that’s not a lot of time to accomplish much, maybe fill up a glass of water, walk up the stairs, or get a leash for the dog.