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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...

We’ll Find Out if Prop. 13 is Still a Sacred Cow

February 1, 2019

February 1, 2019

It’s been almost 41 years since Proposition 13 passed in 1978, lowering property taxes for every home, apartment building, commercial...

Revenue Decreasing, Costs Increasing

January 29, 2019

January 29, 2019

Looking at the 10-year financial forecast for Santa Monica. By Tor Marom At this Tuesday’s Santa Monica City Council meeting,...

A New Historic District

January 28, 2019

January 28, 2019

City Council recognizes a cluster of century-old homes on 11th Street. By Keldine Hull January 22 marked a momentous day...

Santa Monica Prowler Hit With Multiple Charges

January 24, 2019

January 24, 2019

Police seeking additional information on Charles Marcell Newman. By Staff Writer On Wednesday, January 23, the Santa Monica City Attorney’s...

Elected Officials, Caltrans Executives and Crews Keep California Beautiful With Annual Earth Day Roadway Clean-up Across Los Angeles and Ventura Counties

April 19, 2018

April 19, 2018

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), elected officials and volunteers will be rolling up their sleeves and picking up litter...

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...