SMPD Seek Public Assistance in E-Scooter Hit and Run Fatality

By Staff Writer The Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) is seeking the public’s assistance with any information related to a Fatal Hit & Run traffic collision. On...

Awards, Awards & More Awards – The Other Ceremonies   

Awards weekend kicked off Friday in an informal, but elegant luncheon on the patio of the Mondrian Hotel where the International Press Academy (IPA)...

Ban of Fur Trapping Passes Key Hurdle in State Legislature

By Staff Writer  Assembly Bill 273, the Wildlife Protection Act of 2019, which would end the commercial fur trapping industry in California, cleared a key...

Fatality in Hit and Run Crash

Update: the Santa Monica Police Department has confirmed that the collision resulted in a fatality. Read more HERE Victim may have been riding scooter, says...

Active Shooter Reported at Westfield Century City

No victims or shots fired at the time of publishing. By Sam Catanzaro West Los Angeles was rattled Friday amid reports of an active shooter and...

Thanks, Village of Field Warriors

That huge gust of wind you felt one rainy afternoon last week wasn’t a gust of wind at all. It was the collective sigh...

DocDrew’s Swish Issue 9, Volume 2

Welcome to the ninth issue of volume two of Swish, a weekly periodical with recaps and photos of Santa Monica YMCA youth basketball games,...

Brock on Your Block: Ernest Marquez

By Phil Brock  In the latest Brock on Your Block, Phil Brock sits down with Ernest Marquez, a virtual treasure-trove of Santa Monica history.

Possible Dead Body Found in Car

Potential overdose on 9th and Georgina.  By Sam Catanzaro According to a Santa Monica resident and police records, an individual may have died from an overdose in...

Federal Court Uphold City’s Homeshare Ban

Santa Monica prevails over Airbnb and HomeAway By Sam Catanzaro The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals this week affirmed the City of Santa Monica’s...