Fire Damages Santa Monica High Rise

Shores Apartments unit catches fire Monday night.  By Staff Writer A Santa Monica high rise by the beach caught fire Monday night before Santa Monica and Los...

Santa Monica Man Arrested for Attempting to Murder Girlfriend

Kevin Ferron charged with attacking girlfriend Anna Koosman. By Sam Catanzaro The Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) have arrested a man for attacking his girlfriend and...

Three Unique Valentine’s Day Activities on the Westside

By Keldine Hull Valentine’s Day is upon us, and the Westside is filled with festivities for couples, friends and anyone else looking to venture out...

Santa Monica and ‘Big One’ Preparedness

Preparing for an earthquake with magnitude of 8.0 or more. By Keldine Hull All it took was 10-20 seconds for the 1994 Northridge earthquake to rattle...

AI in the Year 2020… Almost

By Nektar Baziotis In 1966 Gene Rodenberry’s "Star Trek" made its television debut on NBC. Audiences young and old were captivated by the show, particularly by...

Beausoleil: First Parole Test for Newsom

Not many Californians under 60 can recall just who is the 71-year-old Bobby Beausoleil and what evils he did back in his youth. But the...

“Three’s Company” and Santa Monica

Three iconic Santa Monica locations from hit sitcom. By Keldine Hull “Three’s Company”, the American sitcom that aired for eight seasons on ABC from 1977...

State of the City: Climate Change, Communication Among Challenges Facing Santa Monica

Mayor Davis delivers annual address. By Tor Marom This past Wednesday, the Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce held its annual Economic Sustainability Summit, including...

The Myth of “Public” Art in Santa Monica

Over the past few years, the Stanton MacDonald Wright murals at the entrance to Santa Monica City Hall have stirred up a controversy. They...

Santa Monica Student Earns Perfect ACT Score

Gillian Varnum of Archer School scores a 36 on the ACT.  By Staff Writer  Santa Monica resident Gillian Varnum, a junior at The Archer School for...