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Editor-In-Chief Brenton Garen discusses Cirque du Soleil's show "Totem" that opens this Friday, Jan. 17 at the Santa Monica Pier.

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LOBSTER TRIVIA: See the answer to how many tourists visit Santa Monica annually.

Santa Monica Beat

This week, Paul Sand founder of the West End Theatre stops by to discuss the opening of the new theatre on the Santa Monica Pier.

Justin Palmer will not be charged after he was arrested for allegedly violating the City’s park closure ordinance at Virginia Avenue Park on the night of April 21.

News, Santa Monica, Police Department

Pico Neighborhood Man Will Not Be Charged After Arrest In Virginia Avenue Park

Posted May. 5, 2015, 9:54 am

A Pico neighborhood man who was arrested at Virginia Avenue Park during the late evening of April 21, for allegedly violating the City’s park closure ordinance, and delaying and obstructing officers in the performance of their duties, will not be charged.

World renowned cellist Cécilia Tsan will be featured in the 'Rococo Variations' as part of Orchestra Santa Monica's final concert of the 2014-15 season this Sunday.

News, Life And Arts, Seven Days, Santa Monica

Orchestra Santa Monica To Host Final Concert Of Season Sunday, May 17

Posted May. 5, 2015, 9:37 am

For its fourth and final concert of the season this Sunday, Orchestra Santa Monica takes “A Forward Look Back”.

Latest Santa Monica City Hall news.

News, Santa Monica, City Hall, Eater

Find Out How Santa Monica Is Gearing Up To Meet Water Reduction Mandates

Posted May. 5, 2015, 9:33 am

As California enters a fourth year of drought, two far-reaching water reduction mandates were handed out in April to save water and conserve the state’s dwindling water supplies.

Joseph Thomas Koetters.

News, Santa Monica, Courts

Santa Monica Man, Former Teacher In Hancock Park, Charged With More Student Sex Crimes

Posted May. 5, 2015, 9:24 am

A former English teacher at the prestigious Marlborough School in Hancock Park -- who was already accused of having a sexual relationship with a female student -- was charged with 10 additional counts for allegedly having an inappropriate relationship with a second student, prosecutors said Monday.

Nathan Louis Campbell, 39, is charged with murder and other counts for allegedly driving his car down the Venice boardwalk on Aug. 3, 2013.

News, Venice, Courts

Venice Boardwalk Rampage Trial: Husband Of Woman Killed Testifies

Posted May. 5, 2015, 9:17 am

An Italian man whose newlywed wife was struck and killed by a car driven onto the Venice boardwalk testified Monday that the motorist gave no warning as he weaved down the crowded tourist destination.

Latest police, crime and courts news.

News, Apb, Santa Monica, Police Department

Homeless Man Arrested By Santa Monica Police For Failing To Follow Orders

Posted May. 5, 2015, 9:11 am

A homeless man was arrested on Saturday, April 25, after resisting arrest and failing to follow orders.

News, Santa Monica, Courts

Former Santa Monica Sushi Chef Gets Probation For Selling Whale Meat

Posted May. 4, 2015, 12:38 pm

A chef who worked at a now-closed Santa Monica sushi restaurant was sentenced today to probation and fined $5,000 for serving meat from federally protected sei whales.

Timothy Jacob Reed, 14, and Ashley Montes, 12, were last last seen together near Mark Twain Middle School at 2224 Walgrove Ave. in Venice at around 4pm Saturday.

News, Venice, Police Department

Have You Seen These Two Children Missing From Venice Since Saturday Afternoon?

Posted May. 4, 2015, 9:45 am

Authorities today continued their efforts to find two children who went missing near a school in Venice on Saturday.

Latest Santa Monica Police Department news.

News, Apb, Santa Monica, Police Department

Homeless Man Arrested After Causing A Scene At McDonald's Near Santa Monica Pier

Posted May. 4, 2015, 9:26 am

A homeless man intent on harassing staff and customers at the McDonald’s located near the Santa Monica Pier entrance was arrested on Saturday, April 25, after causing a scene.

Latest police, crime and courts news.

News, Apb, Santa Monica, Police Department

Man Wanted For Arson Arrested After Public Indecency At Palisades Park

Posted May. 4, 2015, 9:22 am

A man pleasuring himself at Palisades Park was promptly arrested on Friday, April 17.

Traffic alert! This week's Santa Monica temporary lane closure information.

News, Santa Monica, Traffic

Santa Monica Temporary Lane Closure Locations Through Friday, May 8

Posted May. 4, 2015, 9:17 am

The City of Santa Monica says temporary lane closures and delays are possible during daytime hours today through Friday, May 8, in the following locations.

Thomas B. Elias, Columnist

Opinion, California, Santa Monica, Columnist

Most Of Gas Price Surge Likely Due To Price Gouging

Posted May. 3, 2015, 10:19 am

There is absolutely no doubt about a few facts surrounding the gasoline price surge Californians experienced in late winter and early spring.

News, Malibu, Police Department

Motorcyclist Rushed To Hospital In Helicopter After Malibu Crash

Posted May. 3, 2015, 8:33 am

A motorcyclist suffered leg injuries Saturday in a crash on Malibu Canyon Road in Malibu.

Sports, Basketball, Clippers

Clippers Defeat Defending Champions In Game 7 To Advance To Next Round

Posted May. 3, 2015, 7:46 am

Chris Paul sank a running bank shot with one second left Saturday night to give the Los Angeles Clippers a 111-109 victory over the San Antonio Spurs in the decisive seventh game of their NBA Western Conference first-round playoff series at Staples Center.

Sports, Baseball, Dodgers

Viva Los Dodgers Celebration To Take Place Today Before Game

Posted May. 3, 2015, 7:39 am

All-star outfielder Yasiel Puig will pose for pictures with fans from approximately 11:30 a.m.-noon today during the Viva Los Dodgers festival before the Los Angeles Dodgers-Arizona Diamondbacks game at Dodger Stadium.

News, Santa Monica, Earthquake

3.9 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Los Angeles; Epicenter near Baldwin Hills

Posted May. 3, 2015, 4:27 am

Residents from Burbank to Newport Beach were jolted out of bed this morning by a magnitude 3.9 earthquake centered one mile northeast of Baldwin Hills, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.