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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 Oct. 19, 2014, 9:29 am
Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier welcomes Paul Garnica as Food and Beverage Director for the two-acre amusement park.
Posted Oct. 19, 2014, 9:26 am
It’s almost a foregone conclusion that the Proposition 1 water bond on next month’s ballot will pass easily: Every poll shows it with almost a 2-1 lead heading into the vote and the opposition has virtually no money for television commercials.
Posted Oct. 19, 2014, 9:02 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District Board of Education will be holding a special meeting this Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 4 pm at the district office: 1651 16th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90404.
Posted Oct. 19, 2014, 8:57 am
The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) is proposing the relocation of Marina Del Rey Branch Post Office, 4766 Admiralty Way, Marina Del Rey CA 90292, to a new location that has not yet been determined.
Posted Oct. 19, 2014, 8:49 am
Dear Editor, Every resident in our city has experienced frustration with some aspect or another of the city’s policies. Wonderful as it is, our city can improve in many different ways. What is needed is a common-sense approach, based on solving real-world problems. Some of these are physical and space-related issues. Others are related to the way projects are approved and built. Here are a few items we feel are important.
Posted Oct. 19, 2014, 8:42 am
Monday is the deadline for Los Angeles voters to register for the Nov. 4 election. Registration forms can be completed online at www.lavote.net.
Posted Oct. 19, 2014, 8:39 am
Ramon Cortines will begin his third stint leading the Los Angeles Unified School District Monday as he assumes the role of interim superintendent.
Posted Oct. 19, 2014, 8:36 am
The Los Angeles Galaxy will honor retiring record-setting forward Landon Donovan today at his final regular-season Major League Soccer game at StubHub Center.
Posted Oct. 19, 2014, 8:33 am
A man was found dead Saturday in the Franklin Canyon area near the Hollywood Hills, authorities said.
Posted Oct. 18, 2014, 9:49 am
The Santa Monica City Council members to be elected on Nov. 4, 2014 will be responsible for guiding and shaping the city. Their decisions will affect each of us in practical ways – such as our daily travel in the city; the number of parks we have and how they are used; how we spend the public dollar and the social benefits that can bring; and the image and character of new development in the city.
Posted Oct. 18, 2014, 9:47 am
Of all the issues in Proposition 46, an omnibus measure on next month’s ballot aiming to improve patients’ rights in several health care areas, money is the one that counts most.
Posted Oct. 18, 2014, 9:42 am
A Los Angeles City Council panel on Friday backed shifting city elections from odd- to even-numbered years to coincide with federal and state balloting -- a change that could result in a one-time extension of the terms of office of the mayor, council members and other officials from four to five-and-a-half years.
Posted Oct. 18, 2014, 9:40 am
An actress who has appeared on the soap operas "One Life to Live'' and "Guiding Light'' pleaded no contest today to a felony assault charge stemming from a December 2013 run-in with a woman at a West Hollywood bar, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office said.
Posted Oct. 18, 2014, 9:34 am
Los Angeles is considering banning smart phone applications that allow users to auction off parking spaces, with council members saying today the practice amounts to "extortion.''
Posted Oct. 18, 2014, 9:31 am
Fans are advised to arrive early Sunday when the Los Angeles Galaxy honors retiring record-setting forward Landon Donovan at his final regular-season Major League Soccer game at StubHub Center.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 5:00 pm
The Rotary Club of Santa Monica will host its “Flights of Wine” Wine & Jazz Festival this Sunday, Oct. 19 from 2 pm to 5 pm.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 9:16 am
The Santa Monica Mirror, in collaboration with the Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce, will present election forums on Tuesday and Wednesday nights.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 9:15 am
As a man deeply revered in both the professional and personal realms of the Santa Monica community, John Bohn passed away on Saturday, Oct. 11. He was 93.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 9:13 am
Plans for the downtown Santa Monica block bordering Broadway and 5th Street have been approved for review, with City Council voting Tuesday to move forward with the development process for the site.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 9:09 am
The fate of one of the most controversial pieces of land in the city, Santa Monica Municipal Airport (SMO), will be put in voter’s hands this election on Nov. 4. The decision of ownership, development, and control is on the ballot in the forms of Measures D and LC.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 9:08 am
The Santa Monica Symphony Orchestra (SMSO) will open its 70th concert season this Saturday, Oct. 18 at Barnum Hall on the campus of Santa Monica High School.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 9:06 am
New West Symphony music director Marcelo Lehninger will lead the orchestra in the opening Masterpiece Series concert of the Symphony’s 20th Anniversary Season this weekend, which includes a show in Santa Monica on Sunday afternoon.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 9:00 am
Italian-restaurant Locanda del Lago on the Third Street Promenade continues its monthly series called “Morso della Bestia,” which translates to “Bite of the Beast,” on Thursday, Oct. 30 featuring an all-natural Muscovy duck menu.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 8:51 am
What officials at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center are calling a "big exercise'' on diagnosing and treating patients with Ebola virus symptoms will be held today.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 8:47 am
Sunday's fifth season premiere of AMC's "The Walking Dead'' drew a record audience for a basic cable drama series, while CBS was the most-watched network for the third time in the three-week-old prime-time television season.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 8:46 am
A search was underway for an armed man who confronted a UCLA student in Westwood early today, but she wasn't hurt.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 8:44 am
A mountain biker was seriously injured Thursday on trails near Brentwood.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 8:42 am
First-round Grammy ballots are in the mail Thursday. The awards process for the 57th annual Grammy Awards started yesterday, when ballots went out to about 12,000 voting members.