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.
Posted Nov. 6, 2014, 7:38 am
A former Los Angeles police officer on death row for the murder-for-hire killings of a Brentwood couple in a case that became known as the Yom Kippur murders died Wednesday of natural causes.
Posted Oct. 24, 2014, 7:18 am
A fire that burned in heavy brush in Brentwood was knocked down this morning, and no one was hurt, authorities said.
Posted Oct. 20, 2014, 9:08 am
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is scheduled to speak tonight at a $32,400 per person fundraiser at Brentwood's Tavern restaurant to raise funds for the Democratic Party as it struggles to retain control of the U.S. Senate.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 8:44 am
A mountain biker was seriously injured Thursday on trails near Brentwood.
Posted Oct. 15, 2014, 9:25 am
Los Angeles police unveiled surveillance video Tuesday showing a suspect responsible for burglarizing at least three Westside homes after they were offered for sale.
Posted Oct. 12, 2014, 9:09 am
Motorists are warned that the south side of San Vicente between Saltair and Barrington will be closed today, Oct.12 between 10 am and 6 pm fro the Brentwood Art Festival.
Posted Oct. 11, 2014, 9:59 am
The Santa Monica Mirror, under the umbrella of Mirror Media Group, will host its first election forum this Sunday, Oct. 12, from 1:30 pm to 4 pm (program begins 2 pm). It will be held at University Synagogue, which is located at 11960 Sunset Blvd. at in Brentwood.
Posted Sep. 24, 2014, 8:41 am
A woman beaten and raped in broad daylight in the parking lot of a Brentwood supermarket 11 years ago confronted her attacker in court on Tuesday as he was sentenced to 20 years behind bars.
Posted Sep. 23, 2014, 7:18 am
A woman beaten and raped in broad daylight in the parking lot of a Brentwood supermarket 11 years ago said she plans to question her attacker in court at his sentencing today.
Posted Sep. 16, 2014, 9:04 am
Utility crews were working today to restore power to about 7,000 customers in various parts of Los Angeles County, including about 3,000 in the city of Los Angeles.
Posted Aug. 26, 2014, 9:23 am
A water main rupture flooded a street in Brentwood, a DWP spokeswoman said. A 12-inch water main ruptured at Mandeville Canyon Road and Westridge Road in Brentwood, said LADWP's Gale Harris.
Posted Aug. 21, 2014, 8:32 am
A person was injured today in a traffic crash on the southbound San Diego (405) Freeway in the Brentwood area, authorities said.
Posted Aug. 16, 2014, 8:10 am
One person was transported to an area hospital from a crash today on the San Diego (405) Freeway near Brentwood.
Posted Aug. 2, 2014, 9:25 am
For those who seek the thrill of a local sporting event, Brentwood is gearing up for its annual Grand Prix this Sunday, Aug. 3. Bearing basic similarities to the famous Grand Prix de Paris and other international racing contests, the Brentwood Grand Prix is a community cycling competition with cash prizes and merchandise up for grabs.
Posted Jul. 24, 2014, 8:28 am
President Barack Obama is set to conclude a planned 24-hour visit to the Los Angeles area today by participating in another Democratic National Committee fundraiser and speaking at Los Angeles Trade-Technical College about the economy.
Posted May. 18, 2014, 8:15 am
The Los Angeles fire and police departments today will hold an evacuation exercise in Mandeville Canyon. Exercises begin at 9:45 a.m.
Posted Feb. 20, 2014, 8:19 am
Since Il Piccolo Verde opened its doors in September 2013 on Barrington Place just below Sunset Boulevard in Brentwood, it has been making a name for itself by preparing tasty food that’s healthy all while offering a fine dining atmosphere without breaking the bank.
Posted Aug. 19, 2013, 4:48 pm
The company that publishes the Santa Monica Mirror will now publish the Brentwood News as well. The Brentwood News, started in 1991, is a monthly publication with a circulation of 13,150. The Santa Monica Mirror, started 16 years ago, has a circulation of 20,000.
Posted Jun. 3, 2013, 3:17 pm
The annual Jim Bush Meet at UCLA brought together Track and Field athletes from around the world pitting some of the worlds best athletes in a friendly yet intense competition at the University of California Los Angeles Saturday afternoon. Santa Monica College cross country coach and meet supervisor Eric Barron said that the Jim Bush meet is a good opportunity for athletes from around the world to come together and compete in the various Track and Field events. "I like the meet because it has everything from gold medal Olympians to serious recreational runners," said Barron.
Posted May. 17, 2013, 12:14 pm
The Archer School for Girls (10-10) softball team has advanced in the CIF Division V playoffs despite a tough schedule and numerous injuries on the Panthers 2013 season after playing only one year of softball in the vaunted Alpha League. The Panthers varsity softball team unloaded for 17 hits and 15 runs en route to a 15-2 opening round victory over La Puente High School Tuesday in the CIF-SS Division 5 playoffs Tuesday afternoon.
Posted May. 8, 2013, 8:11 pm
It was the bottom of the seventh inning with two outs in the softball game and runners on first and third. Pacifica Christian's (11-3) pitcher Chandler Dolan had pitched a near perfect game allowing only one run while Archer High School's (10-9) pitcher Carolyn Zaccharo had allowed only two. Archer's Allie Simon had just circled the bases scoring the Panthers first run of the game after being batted in by her teammate Rebecca Samuelson.
Posted Mar. 9, 2013, 6:04 pm
The Windward Invitational track and field meet brought together numerous athletes from the Los Angeles Area that included Brentwood, Archer, Crossroads, and Windward high schools offering athletes the chance to compete against each other at Santa Monica College Friday afternoon. 2012 Olympian Prince Mumba, who coaches Cross Country at Windward High School, said that he thought the meet was important for all the participants. "This is the first track meet for the high schools and it is really important for them," said Mumba. "It helps them prepare for their league meets next week."
Posted Mar. 9, 2013, 1:19 pm
Crossroads (4-0) boys volleyball won their first league game against Brentwood (1-2) soaring over the Eagles 3-1 at Brentwood High School Friday night. The Roadrunners lost the first set 27-25 before climbing back on top to win the next three sets 25-19, 25-23, and 25-15. Crossroads Boys Volleyball Head Coach Mary Jo Deutschman said the Roadrunners played well against the Eagles. "It's our first league game and I think we played well," said Deutschman. "We lost the first game but then we just buckled down and came back tough and gritted it out."
Posted Mar. 2, 2013, 9:58 pm
The Westside saw five of its teams enter the playoffs and compete in a winner advances tournament bracket to determine how far teams will advance toward the championship round of the CIF Southern Section Boys Basketball. Santa Monica High School won in the championship game against El Toro at the Anaheim Arena to win the CIF Southern Section Boys Basketball crown. Westside teams that competed for the 2013 CIF Southern Section crowns include: Santa Monica High School (23-6), Crossroads (15-10), St. Monica Catholic (12-15), Brentwood (28-3) and Windward (18-8).