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Ban of Fur Trapping Passes Key Hurdle in State Legislature

March 17, 2019

March 17, 2019

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

100 Years of History at Ocean Park Library

February 18, 2019

February 18, 2019

Library closed temporarily for improvements before big birthday.  By Keldine Hull By the early 1900s, as Santa Monica evolved into...

The Myth of “Public” Art in Santa Monica

February 8, 2019

February 8, 2019

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

The Corsair Wins 12 California College Media Association Awards

March 20, 2018

March 20, 2018

Santa Monica College’s student-run newspaper The Corsair has won 12 awards from the California College Media Association (CCMA). The awards were announced on...

Congress Must Temper Trump’s California Vendetta

March 15, 2018

March 15, 2018

By Tom Elias This has all the symptoms of a classical political vendetta: At every opportunity, President Trump does whatever...

California to Ban Wasteful Take-Out Food Packaging at State Parks and Beaches

February 22, 2018

February 22, 2018

Senator Ben Allen (D – Santa Monica) has introduced legislation to reduce waste generated by take-out food packaging at state...

Westside Beat: Insider Look at the Genesis Open

February 22, 2018

February 22, 2018

Peek inside the Genesis Open where the Tiger Woods Foundation has hit a hole in one in support of youth...

Aberto! Brazilian Artist Rodrigo Branco Makes His California Debut

February 19, 2018

February 19, 2018

By Sam Skopp The Lois Lambert Gallery is showing the works of Brazilian artist Rodrigo Branco through March 3. While...

Trump Ignores California, Unlike Predecessors

February 15, 2018

February 15, 2018

By Tom Elias When devastating wildfires whipped through both Northern and Southern California last fall, state requests for emergency declarations...

Westside Beat: California goes Green with Cannabis

January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018

As of January 1st, the #GoldenState of California became a bit greener as Indica, Sativa, and hybrid cannabis strains became...