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County Bans Vaping on Beaches

April 3, 2019

April 3, 2019

Definition of smoking now to include vapor. By Sam Catanzaro The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors recently voted to...

Man Arrested for Striking Bank Parking Attendant with Car

April 3, 2019

April 3, 2019

SMPD arrest suspect for assault with deadly weapon By Sam Catanzaro Earlier this week, the Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD)...

Gray Whale Woes in SoCal

April 2, 2019

April 2, 2019

Whales wash ashore in Malibu, tangles in Oxnard buoy.  By Sam Catanzaro  From San Diego and Los Angeles to Santa...

Santa Monica Ferris Wheel To ‘Go Dark’ During Earth Hour

March 30, 2019

March 30, 2019

By Staff Writer  Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier joins Earth Hour with its mantra “Our Planet’s Gain Is...

Homelessness Stagnant, Meth Use Up

March 29, 2019

March 29, 2019

Santa Monica releases results of 2019 Homeless Count By Sam Catanzaro The City of Santa Monica has released the results...

Court of Appeals Puts Special Election on Hold

March 27, 2019

March 27, 2019

Stay granted in CRVA voting rights case. By Sam Catanzaro Today the California Court of Appeals ruled that the City...

Council to Consider $2.6 Million on Communications Contracts

March 26, 2019

March 26, 2019

City looking to streamline outreach services. By Sam Catanzaro At their regular meeting Tuesday, March 26 Santa Monica City Council...

Victim Identified in Fatal E-Scooter Hit and Run

March 22, 2019

March 22, 2019

41-year-old Michael Ramljak identified.  By Sam Catanzaro  Today the victim in a fatal hit and run scooter collision was identified. According...

Court says Sitting Council can Remain During Appeal

March 19, 2019

March 19, 2019

California Court of Appeals grants stay in voting rights case. By Sam Catanzaro Santa Monica will not have to hold...

SM Man Fraudulently Purchases $45K Worth of Laptops

March 19, 2019

March 19, 2019

By Sam Catanzaro  A Santa Monica resident has been arrested and charged with Grand Theft for fraudulently obtaining $45,000 worth...