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Parking Restrictions, Citations to Curtail Santa Monica Beach Crowds

April 24, 2020

April 24, 2020

Heatwave sparks additional parking restrictions, police patrol By Sam Catanzaro Coastal parking restrictions and active police enforcement have come to...

Palisades Park Closure Extended

March 30, 2020

March 30, 2020

Los Angeles County COVID-19 cases over 2,000 By Sam Catanzaro The City of Santa Monica has extended the closure of...

Santa Monica Closes Beach Parking Lots

March 22, 2020

March 22, 2020

Updated March 24, 2020 3:45 p.m. City advises avoiding beach, Palisades Park, beach bike path By Sam Catanzaro Following a...

City Council Adopts Nearly $1 Billion Climate Action Plan

May 29, 2019

May 29, 2019

Santa Monica aiming for carbon neutrality by 2050 By Sam Catanzaro Earlier this month, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration...

Center Stage: On The Beach With Film’s Independent Spirit Awards

March 12, 2018

March 12, 2018

By Beverly Cohn What threatened to be a rainy, windy day turned out to be quite the opposite as the...

Celebrating Women’s History Month with Julia Morgan’s Legacy at the Annenberg Community Beach House

March 1, 2018

March 1, 2018

On Sunday, March 11, the Santa Monica Conservancy will be holding a special commemoration of architect Julia Morgan. Morgan was California’s...

Plunging into 2018: Annenberg Beach House Hosts First Annual Polar Bear Swim

January 8, 2018

January 8, 2018

By Sam Skopp   Annenberg Community Beach House hosted its first annual Polar Bear Swim, Saturday, December 30, during which...

Inaugural Polar Bear Swim at the Annenberg Community Beach House December 30

December 21, 2017

December 21, 2017

End 2017 on a refreshing note by participating in the City of Santa Monica’s 1st Annual Polar Bear Swim. On...

The Fun Police: Twilight Concerts Move to Fall and Off the Beach

December 15, 2017

December 15, 2017

By Jennifer Eden In an effort to address swelling crowds attending Santa Monica’s annual Twilight Concert Series at the Pier,...

Beyond the Index: The Pirates of Silicon Beach

September 25, 2017

September 25, 2017

By Zoë Muntaner   “A smooth sea never made a skilled sailor” – Franklin D. Roosevelt.   In his 2002...