Posted Aug. 2, 2015, 9:30 am
Big Bear recently experienced one of the worst forest fires in its history, with over 31,000 acres burned along the eastern flank of the San Bernadino Mountains. Luckily, there was no loss of life, but in the words of Nick Bruinsma, Public Information Officer for Big Bear Fire, recovery of the forest will last “beyond my time.”
Posted Aug. 2, 2015, 9:13 am
The 2015 Special Olympics World Games will come to a close today in the same venue where they began this time last week -- the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
Posted Aug. 2, 2015, 9:05 am
A person suffered critical injuries while in a vehicle that overturned today in Marina del Rey. The crash at Admiralty and Palawan ways was reported to the California Highway Patrol at 6:46 a.m., said CHP Officer Peter Bishop.
Posted Aug. 1, 2015, 10:50 am
HelloTech is a new on-demand tech support service provided by fully-vetted and trained team of techs. Each of the techs is hand-selected, background-checked and completes a comprehensive training program. In addition to a complete range of tech support services, HelloTech also provide new technology consultation and training.
Posted Aug. 1, 2015, 10:31 am
There are certain things a seller can avoid if they would like to get their home sold for the best price in the shortest time. Though no selling process is without mistakes, most are easy to avoid.
Posted Aug. 1, 2015, 9:25 am
A 70-year-old man suffered minor smoke inhalation during a fire today at an apartment building in Brentwood.
Posted Jul. 31, 2015, 10:55 am
Three people were taken into custody today after a lifeguard was attacked at Venice Beach.
Posted Jul. 31, 2015, 10:13 am
Weed Maps, a way for medical marijuana patients to find collectives near them – a sort of Yelp for marijuana, where patients can look up prices and read reviews – shows that Santa Monica has almost 24 marijuana delivery services.
Posted Jul. 31, 2015, 10:00 am
Santa Monica City Council approved a handful of consent calendar items at its Tuesday, July 28 night meeting, including nail patrol and deckboard replacement at Santa Monica Pier, background check updates, bi-annual satisfaction surveys, and electrical and street lights.
Posted Jul. 31, 2015, 9:47 am
It was high tide on Wednesday and Santa Monica Beach was crowded for a weekday, the large waves making there way to the feet of onlookers as they cautiously took a few steps back. People watched as surfers and body boarders would ride the four-foot sets
Posted Jul. 31, 2015, 9:36 am
Walk toward the tail end of the hall and you’ll find a uplit, neon room. The white curtained walls glow azure as ambient music videos play from the 65-inch TV. Take a seat atop the sheepskin throw on the plush white couch, or ease onto the frosted leather recliner. This is place of luxury, fun, and consumption.
Posted Jul. 31, 2015, 9:25 am
Four decades after Apollo 17 astronauts shot the “Blue Marble,” the first complete true-color image of the entire Earth, NASA released the updated version earlier this month of the fully sunlit Earth from one million miles away.
Posted Jul. 31, 2015, 9:21 am
Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD) is planning improvements to both Santa Monica High School (Samohi) and Olympic High School and has released the Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) inspection and sampling reports for materials that will be removed during the planned demolition and modernization on both campuses.
Posted Jul. 31, 2015, 9:04 am
Soon areas in Santa Monica will be dotted with bright green bike racks and matching green bikes. They will become a ubiquitous presence in Santa Monica, along with traffic and sunshine.
Posted Jul. 30, 2015, 12:19 pm
NBC4 Southern California and Telemundo 52 are teaming up with nearly 50 animal shelters in more than 400 cities and regions throughout the five counties they serve on a first-of-its-kind pet adoption initiative – Clear the Shelters – on Saturday, Aug. 15.
Posted Jul. 30, 2015, 9:36 am
Westside TV host Coral Rodriguez speaks with Shane Griffin, founder of the new holistic wellness center Whole Life Balance in Santa Monica.
Posted Jul. 30, 2015, 9:34 am
Lola Castillo from Naam Yoga LA in Santa Monica demonstrates a yoga technique that can help with workplace tension and stress.
Posted Jul. 30, 2015, 9:20 am
The high heat, elevated humidity and monsoonal moisture that has moved into the Southland is expected to stay at least a few more days, forecasters said.
Posted Jul. 30, 2015, 8:29 am
Two New York men believed to be responsible for buying Apple Store goods fraudulently to the tune of $90,000 were arrested in Santa Monica on Saturday, July 18.
Posted Jul. 29, 2015, 9:41 am
Two years ago, Rachel Greenberg of Marina del Rey went out to run a few errands. While she was gone, her husband Glenn suffered a massive brain hemorrhage. He was immediately taken to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center where physicians explained he had suffered the worst kind of brain bleed.
Posted Jul. 29, 2015, 9:34 am
This week on Brock On Your Block, host Phil Brock continues speaking with Kay Pattison the Santa Monica Conservancy Docent Coordinator for the Downtown Santa Monica Walking Tour.
Posted Jul. 29, 2015, 9:32 am
On Sunday July 27, 2014, Nick Fagnano, 20, was fatally struck by lightning. On the anniversary of his death, friends and family gathered on Venice Beach to celebrate his life.
Posted Jul. 29, 2015, 9:23 am
A group of women will march topless along the Venice Beach boardwalk next month as part of an annual call for equal rights for women who want to go bare-breasted in public.
Posted Jul. 29, 2015, 9:16 am
A probate court judge approved a $1.25 million settlement of a lawsuit filed against the estate of the late director Tony Scott by Creative Artists Agency, court papers obtained Tuesday show.
Posted Jul. 29, 2015, 9:12 am
A 23-year-old man from Cheviot Hills was arrested on Friday, July 17, after ramming his car into a fence at Santa Monica Airport.