Posted Dec. 16, 2015, 9:50 am
Hyatt Regency’s Century Plaza Hotel is set to checkout on March 1 for a two-year, $2.5 billion renovation.
Posted Dec. 16, 2015, 9:46 am
Despite the constant construction cacophony from Westfield Century City’s $800 million redevelopment project, the mall’s Christmas spirit is in full swing.
Posted Dec. 2, 2015, 10:23 am
The once endangered Century City Farmers Market has been given a new lease on life at its current location until 2016.
Posted Dec. 2, 2015, 10:20 am
Weeks away from the Paris climate summit happening now, a band of activists canvassed outside 1999 Avenue of the Stars in Century City to hand deliver a simple message: Morgan Stanley needs to stop financing coal now.
Posted Nov. 17, 2015, 8:10 am
The 20 sculptures sprinkled across Century City, responsible for transforming the medians of Avenue of the Stars and the lobbies and lawns of the high-rises, will last until May 31 thanks to the generous sponsorship of five properties: Constellation Place, Fox Plaza, Watt Plaza, Intercontinental Hotel, and Century Park.
Posted Nov. 10, 2015, 9:56 am
What will commuting in Century City look like in the next 10, 20, and 30 years? City and public transportation heads motored to the business capital of Los Angeles to paint this picture Wednesday, Nov. 4. Topics included pre-construction activities for Section 2 of the Purple Line Extension, Expo Light Rail to Santa Monica completion, how the Department of Transportation (DOT) and Metro are working together to mitigate traffic impacts, and what is being done to secure additional funding to excel these transit projects.
Posted Oct. 31, 2015, 8:51 am
Having taken a sabbatical over the last few years, the Harvest Health Festival returned to Century City with a vengeance Wednesday, Oct. 28 with more than 50 vendors showcasing the best of the Westside health industry.
Posted Oct. 22, 2015, 9:53 am
A sunny and windy morning was the perfect climate to praise renewable energy in Century City and the rest of California during the second annual Drive the Dream 2015 with the California Plug-In Electric Vehicle (PEV) Collaborative, Gov. Jerry Brown, and a diverse group of more than 40 California corporate leaders, public sector partners, and industry leaders.
Posted Aug. 26, 2015, 10:18 am
The prenatal introductions to Westfield Century City’s $800-million re-development were on Thursday, Aug. 13 as Mayor Eric Garcetti, Westfield Co-CEO Peter Lowy, and Westfield Century City General Manager David Burke toasted to the revitalization of a Los Angeles’s new moneymaking agora, set to open in spring 2017.
Posted Aug. 1, 2015, 10:47 am
KCRW and the Annenberg Foundation’s third annual Sound in Focus concert series launched Saturday, July 25 to an overflowing courtyard of light, photography, performance, and music.
Posted Jun. 25, 2015, 8:16 am
Two men convicted in a deadly stabbing attack on a woman in a Century City parking garage are expected to be sentenced today to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
Posted Mar. 17, 2015, 9:31 am
A pedestrian in his 80s was struck by a vehicle today in the Rancho Park area of Los Angeles just west of Century City and died at the scene, authorities said.
Posted Feb. 14, 2015, 9:22 am
The writers of "Boyhood," "Foxcatcher," "The Grand Budapest Hotel," "Nightcrawler" and "Whiplash" will compete tonight for the Writers Guild of America Award for best original screenplay, a category made notable by the absence of awards-season favorite "Birdman."
Posted Feb. 8, 2015, 8:51 am
Alejandro G. Inarritu won the Directors Guild of America award for feature films Saturday night for "Birdman," making him the favorite for the best director Oscar.
Posted Jan. 25, 2015, 9:11 am
The producers of the film "Birdman" took home the coveted Producers Guild of America Darryl F. Zanuck Award for motion pictures on Saturday night in Century City, an honor that typically leads to best-picture glory on Oscar night.
Posted Jan. 24, 2015, 9:04 am
Awards-season favorites "Birdman" and "Boyhood" are among the 10 nominees vying tonight for the coveted Producers Guild of America Darryl F. Zanuck Award for motion pictures, an honor that typically leads to best-picture glory on Oscar night.
Posted Jan. 6, 2015, 9:18 am
Awards-season darling "Birdman" was among the 10 nominees announced Monday for the Producers Guild of America's Darryl F. Zanuck Award for motion pictures, an honor that typically leads best-picture glory on Oscar night.
Posted Nov. 24, 2014, 9:03 am
A Century City man faces the possibility of decades in federal prison when he is sentenced today for running a $3 million Ponzi scheme primarily targeting Iranian Jews living in the Southland.
Posted Nov. 6, 2014, 8:08 am
Authorities say the body of missing 20th Century Fox distribution executive Gavin Smith has been found, 2 1/2 years after he went missing.
Posted Aug. 16, 2014, 6:00 am
A fire broke out in a wooden storage locker in a sound stage at the 20th Century Fox lot in Century City on Friday, but no one was injured, authorities said.
Posted Jul. 16, 2014, 9:22 am
First lady Michelle Obama will continue a two-day swing through Los Angeles today, delivering speeches at a pair of events focused on two of her primary issues of concern -- education and support for veterans.