Posted Sep. 23, 2014, 7:36 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu School District has announced that more than 400 Advanced Placement (AP) students at Malibu High and Santa Monica High schools have received AP Scholar awards, according to data recently received from the College Board.
Posted Sep. 23, 2014, 7:32 am
The Los Angeles Register has ceased publication, slightly more than five months after making its debut, it was reported today.
Posted Sep. 23, 2014, 7:30 am
A 20-something man who said he was he was run over by a vehicle on the beach just north of the Santa Monica Pier remains hospitalized in critical condition today.
Posted Sep. 23, 2014, 7:27 am
A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in Santa Monica on Monday, but injuries were minor, police said.
Posted Sep. 23, 2014, 7:23 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 44-year-old man from Upland on Saturday, Sept. 13 after punching a man in the head for no apparent reason near an Albertson’s Market in Santa Monica.
Posted Sep. 23, 2014, 7:18 am
A woman beaten and raped in broad daylight in the parking lot of a Brentwood supermarket 11 years ago said she plans to question her attacker in court at his sentencing today.
Posted Sep. 22, 2014, 5:42 am
A man who said he was hit by a vehicle on Santa Monica State Beach was hospitalized in critical condition, police said.
Posted Sep. 22, 2014, 5:39 am
A 50-year-old homeless man was arrested on Wednesday, Sept. 10 after threatening to kill an employee at the OPCC (Ocean Park Community Center).
Posted Sep. 22, 2014, 5:36 am
The youth-based sci-fi thriller "The Maze Runner" debuted in the top spot at this weekend's box office, earning more than twice as much as second-place finisher "A Walk Among The Tombstones,'' according to Rentrak industry analysts.
Posted Sep. 22, 2014, 5:31 am
A 70-year-old man with memory difficulties has gone missing in Culver City and police today sought the public's help in locating him.
Posted Sep. 22, 2014, 5:27 am
Delegates to the California Republican Party convention voted on Sunday to oppose initiatives on the November ballot on health insurance and sentencing while supporting a water bond and a measure on the state's "rainy day fund."
Posted Sep. 22, 2014, 5:24 am
NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft successfully entered Mars orbit on Sunday at 7:24 p.m. P.D.T. and will prepare to study the planet's upper atmosphere, according to the Media Relations Office at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
Posted Sep. 22, 2014, 5:07 am
The City of Santa Monica says temporary lane closures and delays are possible during daytime hours today through Friday, Sept. 26 in the following locations.
Posted Sep. 21, 2014, 7:01 am
Natalie DiMundo, a Lincoln Middle School student, and Rosalynn Moe, her teacher have won the Intellectual Property Owners Education Foundation's IP Video Contest.
Posted Sep. 21, 2014, 6:55 am
With all eyes on November, the Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce is expanding its civic engagement efforts to encourage Santa Monica residents and businesses to get involved and stay involved in the upcoming citywide election, and beyond.
Posted Sep. 21, 2014, 6:37 am
The Herbalife Triathlon will be held Sunday in Torrance for the first time, replacing a course that stretched from Venice Beach to downtown Los Angeles.
Posted Sep. 21, 2014, 6:31 am
"Madam Secretary," a drama starring Tea Leoni as a secretary of state balancing demands of her job with her responsibilities to her family, premieres at 8 p.m. tonight and will be rerun at 10 p.m. on CBS.
Posted Sep. 20, 2014, 3:07 pm
The Metro Blue Line loop in downtown Long Beach closed today for 30 days and $1.2 billion worth of repairs.
Posted Sep. 20, 2014, 8:35 am
Two people have been hospitalized after their vehicle overturned near the Malibu tunnel early today.
Posted Sep. 20, 2014, 8:33 am
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Kentucky, a possible 2016 presidential candidate, is scheduled to speak today at a luncheon and House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Bakersfield, at a dinner during the California Republican Party convention.
Posted Sep. 19, 2014, 2:12 pm
Santa Monicans for Renters Rights (SMRR) has announced a Vote of Support for Planning Commissioner Sue Himmelrich in the upcoming Santa Monica City Council elections.
Posted Sep. 19, 2014, 7:37 am
The Santa Monica Mirror – under the umbrella of Mirror Media Group (publisher of The Mirror, Westside Today, Brentwood News, Century City News, and Yo! Venice!) – will host three local election forums in the month of October.
Posted Sep. 19, 2014, 7:36 am
Local environmental group Heal the Bay is asking residents to join the world’s biggest single-day volunteer event – the 29th annual Coastal Cleanup Day – this Saturday, Sept. 20.
Posted Sep. 19, 2014, 7:34 am
Dressed in brightly colored T-shirts and with Heal the Bay buckets in hand, more than 700 kids from across L.A. County hit Santa Monica beach Wednesday, in the name of eco-education and science.
Posted Sep. 19, 2014, 7:33 am
The Rotary Club of Santa Monica emanated particularly brightly in its meeting room at the Riviera Country Club last Friday, Sept. 12. in honor of Rotary District 5280 governor Elsa Gillham’s special appearance at this week’s meeting. Club members took to highlighting the district’s theme – “Light Up Rotary” – and playfully donned glow sticks throughout the meeting on their heads, wrists, and necks.