Sense of Magic in the “Green Book”

Rated PG-13 130 Minutes Released November 21 The “Green Book” of this film’s title has a substantial significance in our country’s history. It was a published record...

Santa Monica’s Sen. Ben Allen Presented National Arts Leadership Honor

By Staff Writer  California State Senator Ben Allen, who was born and raised in Santa Monica, has been presented with the Public Leadership in the Arts...

Westside Christmas Tree Guide

What kind of tree to buy and how to prevent fires.  By Keldine Hull  Like eggnog and Christmas music, Christmas trees are an important part of...

Playwright Luis Valdez’s “Valley of the Heart”

There is no doubt that multi-award winning playwright Luis Valdez is a brilliant playwright, earning his stripes with his innovative “Zoot Suit,” which premiered...

School of Rock Kids Can Jam!

By Staff Writer Kids looking to rock out, have a fabulous time and get a top-notch education in all things rock ‘n’ roll can do...

SMC Music Department’s World AIDS Day Celebration and Contemporary Mass for Volatile Times

Chorosynthesis Singers, SMC Concert Chorale, SMC Chamber Choir and Guest Baritone Stephen Lancaster.  By Staff Writer  In honor of the 30th anniversary of World AIDS Day...

Santa Monica Ice: The Westside’s Only Skating Rink

Holiday favorite returns to Downtown SM until January 21. By Keldine Hull It may not ever look like Christmas in Southern California, but it can...

Edify TV Video: Main Street Vacancies

By Edify TV Bareburger on Main Street recently opened its doors for the last time, joining the string of stores and restaurants on the block...

Over 50 Menorahs Light Up Santa Monica

By Keldine Hull  With Hanukkah upon us, the City of Santa Monica prepares for eight nights of celebration and unity. Chabad synagogue in Santa Monica,...

Why Are Businesses on Main Street Closing?

Looking at why so many restaurants are going out of businesses on this famed SM street. By Keldine Hull It’s a sequence of events...