August 22, 2019 Breaking News, Latest News, and Videos

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Column: Save The Sound of Music!

August 16, 2019

August 16, 2019

By Tim Battig, David Early, Rebecca Regalado Hogan  Music, music is in the air….except at Santa Monica College, where a...

Parts of Ocean Avenue Closed Until September After Two Water Mains Break

August 15, 2019

August 15, 2019

By Sam Catanzaro The City of Santa Monica is replacing a water main on Ocean Avenue due to two water...

Coastal Commission Issues Cease and Desist to Developer who Bulldozed Playa Dunes

August 15, 2019

August 15, 2019

Ecologically–sensitive dunes graded by Legado Companies By Sam Catanzaro The California Coastal Commission (CCC) is taking swift and forceful action after...

30 Cents a Gallon for Gas? Santa Monica Celebrates Maisel Day

August 14, 2019

August 14, 2019

By Keldine Hull Picture it. Los Angeles. 1959. A movie ticket was around $1.00, a loaf of bread was about...

E-Scooters Not as Green as They Seem?

August 13, 2019

August 13, 2019

Recent study complicates understanding of e-scooters’ environmental impact. By Kai McNamee After taking Santa Monica and Los Angeles by storm,...

P-61 Mountain Lion Crosses Freeway

August 13, 2019

August 13, 2019

Cougar crosses 405 in first-time event By Keldine Hull For the first time throughout the course of a 17-year study...

6 Citizens, $4 Million in Budget Reductions

August 13, 2019

August 13, 2019

City looking for members of the public for budget task force  By Sam Catanzaro The City of Santa Monica, anticipating...

E-scooters Not as Green as They Seem? Senior Dies Hiking in Santa Monica Mountains: Santa Monica Beat This Week August 12

August 12, 2019

August 12, 2019

Santa Monica Beat This Week August 12• E-scooters not as green as they seem • Senior dies while hiking in Santa...

Letter to the Editor: Protecting Low-Income Seniors

August 11, 2019

August 11, 2019

Submitted by Danielle Charney POD (Preserve Our Diversity), is a program created to address the needs of very low and...

The Link Between Hearing Loss and Dementia

August 11, 2019

August 11, 2019

Dr. Melissa Alexander helping patients minimize effects of hearing loss   By Keldine Hull  The ability to hear can have a...