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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 Nov. 20, 2014, 11:17 am
The University of California Board of Regents approved tuition hikes today that will increase students’ costs by as much as 5 percent a year over the next five years at UCLA and other campuses across the state.
Posted Nov. 20, 2014, 8:31 am
Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. earlier this month announced that it is challenging the Santa Monica and Malibu communities to raise funds to match its $100,000 contribution to the Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation (SMMEF).
Posted Nov. 20, 2014, 8:29 am
For the first time in Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District history, students at Roosevelt Elementary School are up to the challenge to reduce their lunchtime waste. They're kicking off their participation in Grades of Green's Trash-Free Lunch Challenge this Friday, now in its fourth year, with a "Prep Rally" to motivate and inspire students to make a positive impact on their environment.
Posted Nov. 20, 2014, 8:22 am
Santa Monica police arrested a man but later released him after challenging passersby on the Third Street Promenade to fight on Saturday, Nov. 8.
Posted Nov. 20, 2014, 8:17 am
A kelp forest is coming back in force since volunteer divers cleared away more than a million urchins from the rocky bottom of the ocean off the Palos Verdes Peninsula over the past year, drawing hungry spiny lobster, bass and octopus, a nonprofit environmental group reported today.
Posted Nov. 20, 2014, 8:14 am
Actress Brooke Shields will meet the public and sign copies of her memoir at a West Hollywood book store tonight.
Posted Nov. 20, 2014, 8:11 am
The Southland's biggest football game of the year will be held Saturday when UCLA and USC face off at the Rose Bowl, and Bruin fans will get gearing up tonight for the rivalry with UCLA's annual bonfire rally on the Westwood campus.
Posted Nov. 20, 2014, 8:07 am
The stars will be out in Hollywood tonight for the premiere of "Horrible Bosses 2." Jennifer Aniston, Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis, Jamie Foxx, Chris Pine, Christoph Waltz, and Carmen Electra are expected to stroll down the red carpet at the TCL Chinese Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard starting at 6 pm.
Posted Nov. 20, 2014, 8:04 am
Classes are scheduled to resume today at Mira Costa High School, which has been closed the past two days due to anonymous threats posted on the Yik Yak social messaging app.
Posted Nov. 20, 2014, 8:02 am
The carpool and fast lanes of the southbound San Diego (405) Freeway at Venice Boulevard in West Los Angeles reopened around 6:30 am Thursday.
Posted Nov. 20, 2014, 7:58 am
Mike Nichols, who directed such landmark films as "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" and "The Graduate" and who was among the few to win an Oscar, an Emmy, a Grammy, and a Tony, has died. He was 83.
Posted Nov. 19, 2014, 11:21 am
The Santa Monica Fire Department responded to a reported fire in a house under major renovation at 2311 La Mesa Dr. on Tuesday, Nov. 18 at 11:29 am.
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Posted Nov. 19, 2014, 9:51 am
The NKLA Pet Adoption Center has adoptable dogs and cats from featured NKLA Coalition partners, including Izzy and Chloe.
Posted Nov. 19, 2014, 9:47 am
The Rema Hort Mann Foundation will host its 2nd Annual LA Initiative Benefit Auction at Lexus Santa Monica this Thursday, Nov. 20.
Posted Nov. 19, 2014, 9:42 am
The City of Santa Monica is one of the top ranked digital cities according to the 2014 Digital Cities Survey conducted by e.Republic’s Center for Digital Government.
Posted Nov. 19, 2014, 9:37 am
The Santa Monica International Teen Film Festival is now accepting submissions for the 10th annual festival to be held on Saturday and Sunday, June 6 and 7, 2015.
Posted Nov. 19, 2014, 9:33 am
A 46-year-old Santa Monica man was arrested on Saturday, Nov. 8 after spitting on a father who was protecting his children from this belligerent and possibly violent human.
Posted Nov. 19, 2014, 9:18 am
Los Angeles police asked for the public's help in finding a 70-year-old man who got off an Evergreen International Airlines flight and was last seen leaving Los Angeles International Airport's customs area.
Posted Nov. 19, 2014, 9:13 am
Students at UCLA and other UC campuses across the state will have their eyes on San Francisco today, where the university system's Board of Regents is scheduled to begin considering a proposal to hike tuition by 5 percent a year over the next five years.
Posted Nov. 19, 2014, 9:06 am
Two masked men robbed a sandwich shop in Santa Monica, police said today.
Posted Nov. 19, 2014, 9:04 am
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped today to its lowest amount since Dec. 3, 2010, decreasing 1.3 cents to $3.167.
Posted Nov. 18, 2014, 2:30 pm
Diane von Furstenberg held a book signing celebration at her new boutique at Santa Monica Place on Monday evening.
Posted Nov. 18, 2014, 9:47 am
When life knocked you down or fear gripped you, how did you move forward? These are questions storytellers will answer at the next SHINE event with its inspiring true stories of “Finding Bravery.”
Posted Nov. 18, 2014, 9:43 am
A woman who was run over by an SUV driven by a lifeguard at Venice Beach filed a negligence lawsuit Monday against the County of Los Angeles.
Posted Nov. 18, 2014, 9:34 am
The Santa Monica Democratic Club has cancelled its general meeting that was scheduled for this Wednesday, Nov. 19.
Posted Nov. 18, 2014, 9:28 am
Santa Monica police arrested a homeless man on the beach on Friday, Nov. 7 after a lifeguard spotted this 43-year-old with his pants down and masturbating.
Posted Nov. 18, 2014, 9:23 am
The two men who beat Bryan Stow in a Dodger Stadium parking -- leaving the San Francisco Giants fan with permanent brain injuries -- are negotiating plea deals with prosecutors to resolve federal weapons charges that could add 10 years to their current prison sentences, attorneys said Monday.
Posted Nov. 18, 2014, 9:20 am
USC cornerback Josh Shaw will not be charged following an investigation into potential domestic violence, but remained suspended today as the team prepares for the Trojans' big game against UCLA.
Posted Nov. 18, 2014, 9:16 am
The parent company and owner of a Santa Monica restaurant have pleaded guilty to federal charges stemming from serving meat from the endangered Sei whale to undercover investigators in 2009 and 2010.
Posted Nov. 18, 2014, 9:12 am
Truck drivers at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach expanded a trucker's strike today to rail yards that dispatch cargo to and from warehouses and distribution centers, a union announced.
Posted Nov. 18, 2014, 9:08 am
The J. Paul Getty Museum’s newest acquisition, an 1881 Edouard Manet painting for which the museum paid more than $65 million, will go on view on Nov. 25, it was reported today.