Posted Dec. 22, 2015, 8:25 am
He's only 10 years old, but a Pacific Palisades boy has already achieved the title of videogame champion.
Posted Dec. 16, 2015, 9:52 am
Opera singer Melony Matthews is a regular performer on Santa Monica's Third Street Promenade.
Posted Dec. 6, 2015, 9:21 am
Hanukkah, Judaism's eight-day commemoration of the temple rededication that followed the Maccabees' victory over a larger Syrian army in 165 B.C., begins at sundown tonight.
Posted Dec. 3, 2015, 1:21 pm
Downtown Santa Monica's holiday celebration Winterlit ignites with the Santa Monica Community Tree Lighting on Third Street Promenade tonight, Dec. 3, between Santa Monica Blvd. and Arizona Ave.
Posted Nov. 10, 2015, 9:58 am
Aspiring musician James McCain chats about moving to the West Coast and performing on Santa Monica's Third Street Promenade.
Posted Nov. 5, 2015, 2:26 pm
Aspiring musician Chelsea Williams is a regular performer on the Third Street Promenade - check out her story and her original song “Hear The Thunder.”
Posted Oct. 23, 2015, 10:16 am
Aspiring musician Alana Nabors performs her original song "In Love With Love" on Santa Monica's Third Street Promenade on Tuesday, Oct. 20.
Posted Oct. 4, 2015, 6:00 am
A homeless man was arrested on Friday, Sept. 26, after being caught stealing $369 worth of merchandise from two stores on Third Street Promenade.
Posted Sep. 12, 2015, 6:00 am
Proudly wearing bright blue shirts with a fedora hat and ribbon wrapped around the top, the friendly Ambassadors of Santa Monica are easy to spot in the downtown areas of the city. They provide an invaluable service to the city, helping tourists and locals alike who are in need of assistance.
Posted Sep. 11, 2015, 8:43 am
Who knew Brookstone, the massage-in-a-mall staple store, was just as intent on selling you a massager as it is educating you about it.
Posted Jul. 24, 2015, 9:14 am
Anyone walking down the Third Street Promenade may have seen dozens of people doing aerobics while a person on a stage led them in exercises last Saturday, July 18. No, it wasn’t a cult. It was the Verizon flagship store’s grand opening party.
Posted Jul. 3, 2015, 6:00 am
On a rare cloudy morning on the Third Street Promenade on Wednesday, a new store opens its doors to the public. Its purpose is to provide new technology to those who seek it – to those who want to leap into the future. No, it is not the Apple store. It’s Verizon Wireless.
Posted May. 8, 2015, 6:00 am
A man working at Trastevere restaurant on Third Street Promenade experienced every server’s worst nightmare last week: a couple who tried to dine and dash – but luckily a good Samaritan literally put his foot down to stop the suspects from getting away.
Posted Dec. 5, 2014, 9:00 am
As national retailers wallow in lower-than-average Thanksgiving holiday trade, Black Friday was a boon for local merchants, capitalizing on great weather, shopper-friendly facilities, and high-end specialty stores to chalk up a positive result after a week of big sales.
Posted Nov. 28, 2014, 9:41 am
A "Remembering Brandon" Public Memorial Tribute will take place Sunday, Dec. 7, on the Santa Monica Third Street Promenade in honor of popular resident and Promenade volunteer helper Brandon Cramer who passed away in his sleep on Monday, Nov. 24, at his residence near the Promenade.
Posted Nov. 13, 2014, 8:17 am
Electronic cigarettes will be banned in all non-smoking areas in Santa Monica beginning today, including the Santa Monica Pier, beaches and the Third Street Promenade.
Posted Nov. 12, 2014, 9:08 am
In celebration of Veteran’s Day, Red Cross’ annual Holiday Mail For Heroes military card signing event launched Sunday on the Third Street Promenade.
Posted Nov. 8, 2014, 8:47 am
The American Red Cross Los Angeles Region invites residents to take a break from shopping, from errands or just from their everyday weekend routine to stop by and sign a holiday card to show their support to the military, veterans, and their families.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 9:00 am
Italian-restaurant Locanda del Lago on the Third Street Promenade continues its monthly series called “Morso della Bestia,” which translates to “Bite of the Beast,” on Thursday, Oct. 30 featuring an all-natural Muscovy duck menu.
Posted Sep. 15, 2014, 9:18 am
The 25th anniversary celebration of the Third Street Promenade continues with three free community events this month.
Posted Aug. 25, 2014, 9:16 am
Sri Lanka Day was held Saturday by the Sri Lanka Foundation at the Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica, showcasing Sri Lankan musicians, dancers, food, and businesses.
Posted Aug. 21, 2014, 10:47 am
Urban Outfitters welcomes The Shoe for a musical performance this Friday, Aug. 22, from 5 pm to 8pm at 1440 Third Street Promenade.
Posted Jul. 11, 2014, 8:51 am
Cinema on the Street, Downtown Santa Monica’s free film series, kicks off this tonight, July 11 with a screening of the 1989 classic “Field of Dreams” at 8:30 pm.
Posted Jul. 10, 2014, 8:23 am
Santa Monica’s popular outdoor screening series Cinema on the Street returns to the corner of Third Street and Wilshire on the Third Street Promenade this Friday.
Posted Jun. 22, 2014, 9:21 am
TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel website, has awarded Downtown Santa Monica’s Third Street Promenade a recipient of the Certificate of Excellence for 2014.