Posted Jul. 28, 2014, 9:27 am
The Santa Monica Democratic Club will host a discussion of the upcoming election Healthcare Initiatives this Wednesday, July 30.
Posted Jul. 28, 2014, 9:18 am
The City of Santa Monica says temporary lane closures and delays are possible during daytime hours today through Friday, Aug. 1 in the following locations.
Posted Jul. 28, 2014, 9:15 am
The Century Crunch bridge demolition was completed today, 4 1/2 hours ahead of schedule, and the intersection of Century and Aviation boulevards was reopened at 1:30 a.m, a Metro official said.
Posted Jul. 28, 2014, 9:12 am
The sheriff's department asked for the public's help today in locating a 73-year-old man who was last seen in Reseda Friday and who might be trying to get home to the Malibu area.
Posted Jul. 28, 2014, 9:07 am
A woman and her boyfriend who were injured after being struck by a car that plowed through people on Venice's Ocean Front Walk last year -- the same incident in which a 32-year-old Italian woman was killed - - filed a negligence suit against the city of Los Angeles.
Posted Jul. 28, 2014, 9:02 am
A man was in critical condition today and several others were in fair condition following rare lightning strikes at Venice Beach, where a 20-year-old man was killed.
Posted Jul. 28, 2014, 8:59 am
A suspicious acting Palmdale man was arrested in Santa Monica on Wednesday, July 18 after being caught with burglary tools and lying about his identity.
Posted Jul. 27, 2014, 9:38 pm
Lightning strikes in Los Angeles County killed a 20-year-old man in Venice Beach today and injured nine other people, one of them critically, authorities said.
Posted Jul. 27, 2014, 11:02 am
As registration moves along at a brisk pace for SMC Community Education’s hearty offerings in the Fall Session – which begins Sept. 2 – the program is giving a 10 percent discount on registration for all art classes until Aug. 15.
Posted Jul. 27, 2014, 10:59 am
Santa Monica Public Library welcomes Gloria McMillan for the lecture Orbiting Ray Bradbury’s Mars on Wednesday, July 30 at 7 p.m. in the Main Library’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Auditorium, 601 Santa Monica Blvd.
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Posted Jul. 27, 2014, 10:55 am
The Century Crunch bridge demolition continued on schedule today, with a reopening time dependent on whether the falling bridge has damaged pavement on Century Boulevard east of Los Angeles International Airport.
Posted Jul. 27, 2014, 10:53 am
"Lucy'' won the herculean battle of the Hollywood box office this weekend, decisively acing out "Hercules.''
Posted Jul. 27, 2014, 10:48 am
Caltrans officials plan to build a bridge for mountain lions and other wild animals to cross the Ventura (101) Freeway west of Los Angeles, officials said Saturday.
Posted Jul. 27, 2014, 10:46 am
Two people walked in front of a car and were injured as they left a popular Malibu restaurant early this morning, a sheriff's sergeant said.
Posted Jul. 26, 2014, 9:21 am
Starting this Sunday July 27, the end of the Santa Monica Pier welcomes music lovers and groovers for a silent dance party.
Posted Jul. 26, 2014, 9:20 am
After a successful meeting in San Francisco regarding the sale of the district’s first series of Measure “ES” bonds, the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District has maintained its impressive bond rating of ‘Aa1’ and ‘AA’ from rating agencies, Moody’s Investor Service and Standard & Poor’s, respectively.
Posted Jul. 26, 2014, 9:16 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District announced on Wednesday its policy for 2014-15 for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under the National School Lunch Program and/or School Breakfast Program.
Posted Jul. 26, 2014, 9:14 am
Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier hosted the Santa Monica Police Activities League (PAL) with more than 500 children and more than seven Califo...
Posted Jul. 26, 2014, 9:04 am
The 57-hour closure of a stretch of Century Boulevard is underway as workers tear down an outdated bridge, and continues through 6 a.m. Monday.
Posted Jul. 26, 2014, 9:01 am
A gigantic supermarket takeover with big impacts in Southern California is headed to federal regulators for approval today, as Albertsons is buying Safeway -- and its Vons stores.
Posted Jul. 26, 2014, 8:59 am
A boy and girl were airlifted from a cliff above Tapia Park in Malibu today after they suffered non-life-threatening injuries while hiking with a camp group.
Posted Jul. 25, 2014, 8:59 am
A joint venture of three construction firms was awarded a $1.6 billion contract by the Metro Board of Directors on Thursday to build the first phase of the Metro Purple Line subway extension toward the Westside, despite concerns the venture was by far the most expensive bidder for the project.
Posted Jul. 25, 2014, 8:56 am
The Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority announced it closed escrow Thursday on a 703-acre property in the coastal Santa Monica Mountains purchased from Oscar-winning director James Cameron.
Posted Jul. 25, 2014, 8:55 am
A third time is not always the charm. The Santa Monica City Council inched significantly closer to a ballot initiative to challenge and compete with an aviation-backed measure to determine the future of the Santa Monica Airport (SMO), but a final product is not quite ready.
Posted Jul. 25, 2014, 8:50 am
The race for the Santa Monica City Council continues to shape up, as incumbent Council member Kevin McKeown became the first candidate to qualify for the Nov. 4 ballot on Monday. Recreation and Parks commissioner Phil Brock became the second candidate to qualify on Wednesday.