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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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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.
Posted Dec. 18, 2014, 9:14 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 37-year-old man on Wednesday, Dec. 3, after the suspect spat on an officer investigating a report of a stolen bicycle.
Posted Dec. 18, 2014, 9:10 am
Bail was set at $10,000 for a 53-year-old Santa Monica woman on Sunday, Dec. 7, after hoisting her skirt and shirt inside a Rite-Aid store to expose her private parts to staff and customers.
News, Culver City, Sony, Sonu
Posted Dec. 18, 2014, 8:40 am
With the group claiming responsibility for the Sony Pictures Entertainment cyberattack issuing a vague threat against theaters showing "The Interview," some cinema chains decided Wednesday they would not be showing the Seth Rogen-James Franco comedy.
Posted Dec. 18, 2014, 8:34 am
A nearly three-hour chase of a stolen BMW on Wednesday night that began in North Hollywood, passed through Hollywood and Santa Monica, and ended on Pacific Coast Highway north of Malibu when the suspect stopped and surrendered.
Posted Dec. 18, 2014, 8:34 am
Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson, a vice president of the American Jewish University in Bel-Air, his wife Elana, and their daughter Shira participated in an afternoon Hanukkah reception at the White House today.
Posted Dec. 18, 2014, 8:31 am
Nine works of art stolen six years ago in one of the largest art heists in L.A. history have been recovered by investigators from the Los Angeles Police Department and the FBI, it was reported today.
Posted Dec. 18, 2014, 8:30 am
Nearly 2.97 million passengers will pass through LAX during the 14-day holiday travel period that starts Friday and ends. Jan. 2, a 4.1 percent increase over last year, airport officials said today.
Posted Dec. 18, 2014, 8:28 am
The death toll from the accident involving an allegedly intoxicated driver and a dozen pedestrians leaving a church in Redondo Beach has climbed to three, and nine victims -- including two children -- remain hospitalized, authorities said today.
Posted Dec. 18, 2014, 8:26 am
The Los Angeles Kings will continue their annual toy drive at tonight's game against the St. Louis Blues at Staples Center.
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 4:18 pm
Falling rocks struck a vehicle in Malibu today, causing no injuries but prompting a city official to warn motorists of the potential danger from storm-related hillside debris.
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 2:26 pm
Three men were shot today -- one fatally -- in what police said may have been a gang- or drug-related crime in the Beverlywood area of Los Angeles.
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 10:35 am
Newly elected Santa Monica councilwoman Sue Himmelrich discusses development including a general message to developers looking to add to the area, as well as her thoughts on closing the Santa Monica Airport.
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:50 am
Santa Monica Place has announced it will open a new Concierge Lounge on Tuesday, Dec. 23.
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:39 am
Joseph Maviglia is a singer-songwriter, poet, and essayist whose work has appeared in journals and media across North America and Europe. His tribute poem jazz dharma was commissioned the the CBC’s The Sunday Edition to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Alan Ginseberg’s iconic poem "Howl."
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:35 am
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Monica, serving the community since 1944, has announced the selection of Tim Blaylock, as its new Chief Executive Officer.
News, Santa Monica, Pets, Nkla
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:21 am
The NKLA Pet Adoption Center has adoptable dogs and cats from featured NKLA Coalition partners, including Starla and Shiloh.
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:14 am
Children's Hospital Los Angeles announced today that its president and CEO is retiring, and a national search will be conducted to find a successor.
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:11 am
"7th Heaven" actor Stephen Collins confessed to having sexual contact with three girls 20, 32 and 40 years ago, it was reported today.
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:09 am
Environmental and community groups, working together as "Friends of Oxford Lagoon," called today for a halt to county plans to cut down 650 trees surrounding a marshy flood basin next to the Marina City Club towers.
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:08 am
Two hotel industry groups sued the city of Los Angeles in federal court today challenging the recent passage of a $15.37-per- hour minimum wage for workers at many hotels in the city.
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:07 am
The number of potential NFL teams that could move to Los Angeles in 2015 dropped by one today when the San Diego Chargers announced they will again play in Qualcomm Stadium next season.
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:05 am
A Los Angeles delegation that included Mayor Eric Garcetti joined three other cities today making final pitches to the U.S. Olympic Committee Board of Directors in Redwood City in hopes of becoming the U.S. candidate to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:03 am
Health officials are warning beachgoers to stay out of runoff-polluted ocean water, storm drains, creeks and rivers.
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:02 am
The second of back-to-back storms kept the Southland wet for a second day today, producing snow in local mountains and high surf along the coast while raising more fears of flash flooding in areas below slopes denuded by wildfires, particularly in the San Gabriel Valley.
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:01 am
The Los Angeles Clippers will conduct their fourth annual Jewish Heritage Night at tonight's game against the Indiana Pacers at Staples Center, and the team is dubbing the event, "Chanukah with the Clippers."
Posted Dec. 16, 2014, 9:54 am
The City of Santa Monica is moving to a more convenient holiday tree collection plan: residents no longer need to cart their holiday tree to a City park.
Posted Dec. 16, 2014, 9:52 am
The City of Santa Monica is kicking off the final phase of improvements at Reed Park, which will focus on the one-acre lawn in the northeast section of the park.
Posted Dec. 16, 2014, 9:43 am
Church in Ocean Park will host "Longest Night Service" this Saturday, Dec. 20 from 5 pm to 6 pm, followed by a "Hug Walk" along Main Street from 6 pm to 7 pm.
Posted Dec. 16, 2014, 9:40 am
Easter Seals Southern California (ESSC) Disability Services has named Lewis Shiro, senior vice president, financial, and administrative services for the Santa Monica-based interactive entertainment software publisher Activision Blizzard, to its board of directors for a three-year term.
Posted Dec. 16, 2014, 9:35 am
Every year, fire departments all across Southern California collect toys to distribute to needy boys and girls.
Posted Dec. 16, 2014, 9:29 am
Santa Monica police arrested two men with a third suspect at-large following a police chase on Saturday, Dec. 6. Officers of the Santa Monica Police Department on patrol in the area of 17th St. and Delaware Ave. chanced upon a vehicle with three occupants run a stop sign at 3:10 am.
Posted Dec. 16, 2014, 9:22 am
Light rain generated by the first of two back-to-back storms expected in California doused the Southland early today amid fears that rainfall through Wednesday coming so soon after last week's drenching could unleash mud slides in areas previously stripped bare by wildfire.
Posted Dec. 16, 2014, 9:15 am
Hanukkah, Judaism's eight-day commemoration of the temple rededication that followed the Maccabees' victory over a larger Syrian army in 165 B.C., begins at sundown tonight, amid a call to support the #BlackLivesMatter movement.
Posted Dec. 15, 2014, 9:52 am
The Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce is launching its inaugural Tech Startup Award at its 2015 State of the City breakfast on Jan. 20, 2015 at the SGI Auditorium, in downtown Santa Monica.
Posted Dec. 15, 2014, 9:48 am
John Muir, the renowned conservationist and Sierra Club founder who passed away 100 years ago, will be remembered and honored at a public 'John Muir 100th Anniversary Memorial Candlelight Vigil' in Santa Monica.
Posted Dec. 15, 2014, 9:41 am
A 32 year-old man from Portland, Oregon, was arrested on the Third Street Promenade on Thursday, Dec. 4, after throwing a cup of water at a woman.
Posted Dec. 15, 2014, 9:37 am
The City of Santa Monica says temporary lane closures and delays are possible during daytime hours today through Friday, Dec. 19 in the following locations:
Posted Dec. 15, 2014, 9:33 am
Eric Kendricks on Sunday became the second consecutive UCLA linebacker to receive The Lott IMPACT Trophy, awarded to college football's defensive player of the year who best exemplifies the IMPACT acronym.
Posted Dec. 15, 2014, 9:30 am
A man riding a bicycle was injured by a black SUV in a hit-and-run accident near the South Bay Galleria in Redondo Beach, police said today.
Posted Dec. 15, 2014, 9:27 am
A pair of storms headed for the Southland today, threatening to generate rainfall from early Tuesday through Wednesday, National Weather Service forecasters said.