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Santa Monica Pier Reopens

June 24, 2020

June 24, 2020

Pier to resume operations after three-month closure due to COVID-19 By Sam Catanzaro The Santa Monica Pier is reopening after...

Santa Monica Pier Shut Down in Response to COVID-19

March 15, 2020

March 15, 2020

69 cases as of Sunday By Sam Catanzaro The Santa Monica Pier, a destination that draws over 6 million visitors...

Man Kills Himself Under Santa Monica Pier

November 21, 2019

November 21, 2019

Death by suicide occurs Thursday morning By Sam Catanzaro Thursday morning a man killed himself under the Santa Monica, the...

Man Charged with Spraying Bear Repellent on Anti-Trump Protesters at Santa Monica Pier

October 23, 2019

October 23, 2019

David Dempsey faces up to eight years in jail By Sam Catanzaro A 32-year-old felon has been charged with spraying...

Man in MAGA Hat Arrested for Spraying Anti-Trump Protesters with Bear Repellent on Santa Monica Pier

October 21, 2019

October 21, 2019

David Dempsy arrested Saturday By Sam Catanzaro Over the weekend a man wearing a “Make America Great Again” cap was...

Police Say Gang Involved in Santa Monica Pier Shooting

October 17, 2019

October 17, 2019

Man shot in leg near Santa Monica Pier Wednesday night By Sam Catanzaro The Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) says...

Shooting Reported at Santa Monica Pier

October 16, 2019

October 16, 2019

Victim transported to hospital with leg injury, suspect on the loose By Sam Catanzaro The Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD)...

Taco Eating Championship Returns to SM Pier

October 3, 2019

October 3, 2019

Joey Chestnut to defend carnitas title  By Keldine Hull Holy guacamole! In honor of National Taco Day, the Pacific Park...

Ferris Wheel To Light Up With A 130-Feet Tall Waving American Flag On July 4th

July 2, 2019

July 2, 2019

The 174,000 LED lights to also feature custom computer-generated lighting entertainment of red, white and blue colors, patterns and transitions...

Some Pier Anglers Risk Chemical Exposure

June 26, 2019

June 26, 2019

Many fish caught in Santa Monica Bay are unsafe to eat. By Kai McNamee Although National Fishing Day, June 18,...