May 19, 2019 Breaking News, Latest News, and Videos

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SMPD Looking for Additional Victims in Elder Abuse Scheme

May 18, 2019

May 18, 2019

By Staff Writer The Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) is asking the public’s assistance in locating additional victims who may...

Council Votes to Permanently Ban Mirco Apartments

May 17, 2019

May 17, 2019

Apartments less than 375 square feet outlawed By Cailley Chella  Santa Monica City Council made a temporary ban on mico...

Small Businesses and the Development Challenge

May 17, 2019

May 17, 2019

The Architectural Review Board met this week to review several apartment projects in different parts of downtown, including 1238 7th...

4th Annual Santa Monica Sidewalk Talk

May 17, 2019

May 17, 2019

By Keldine Hull Head out to the sidewalk this evening and walk to talk. Sidewalk Talk is a global listening...

The Cumbersomeness of Opening a Business on Main Street

May 16, 2019

May 16, 2019

Lengthy permitting process frustrating owners By Sam Catanzaro and Cailley Chella Businesses on Main Street in Santa Monica are facing...

DocDrew’s Swish Issue 6, Volume 3

May 16, 2019

May 16, 2019

By Dr. Paul Drew Welcome to the sixth issue of volume three of Swish, a weekly periodical with recaps and...

SaMo PRIDE Announces Calendar of June Events

May 15, 2019

May 15, 2019

First-Ever Month-Long Pride Celebration Unites Community, Families and LGBTQ+ Supporters of All Ages By Staff Writer Downtown Santa Monica, the...

Should 17-Year-Olds Have the Right to Vote?

May 15, 2019

May 15, 2019

No one protested back in the 1970s, when first Congress and then every state granted 18-year-old citizens the right to...

Bike to Work Day in Santa Monica

May 15, 2019

May 15, 2019

UPDATE: because of forecasted rain, some of the events planned for May 16 have been moved to Friday. Click here...

Council to Decide on Century-Old Sycamore Tree’s Historic Designation

May 14, 2019

May 14, 2019

California Avenue sycamore to be designated City Landmark? By Sam Catanzaro A nearly 100-year-old tree will be the center of...