Posted Jan. 22, 2014, 5:49 am
The road back to glory is usually a hard one to navigate. The Santa Monica boys’ basketball team is learning that lesson. A year removed from being crowned as kings of CIF Southern Section Division 1, Samohi has found out that it is much more difficult to be the hunted as oppose to being the ones doing the hunting.
Posted Dec. 25, 2013, 9:10 am
Do you have the holiday blues? Feeling blah? Hate shopping? Hate being nice to relatives you really don’t like? Are you wishing you could go to sleep and when you wake up, all the “festivities” are over? Well, be sad no more as The Second City’s “A Christmas Carol – Twist Your Dickens!” on stage at the Kirk Douglas Theatre is the perfect antidote to the holiday tradition condition.
Posted Oct. 22, 2013, 9:19 am
When John DiFusco returned from his tour of duty in Vietnam, the war may have eventually ended, but the psychological, nightmarish ramifications were cemented into his psyche, along with other veterans of this unpopular war.
Posted Aug. 27, 2013, 9:05 am
Culver City police are investigating an apparent suicide Tuesday morning after a body was discovered in Tellefson Park.
Posted Jul. 21, 2013, 8:52 am
Echo Horizon School has long been on the forefront of integrating cutting-edge technology into the classroom learning environment, in order to nurture literacy, critical thinking, creativity, communication, and collaboration.
Posted May. 10, 2013, 7:07 pm
It was the top of the seventh inning with the bases loaded and two outs. The Santa Monica Vikings (20-10, 10-0) needed just one more out to cap off another victory and clinch their spot in the CIF playoffs against rival Culver City (18-6, 8-2), and the Vikings did just that winning the game 7-4 at home Thursday afternoon. Entering the final inning, the Vikings had held a comfortable 7-2 lead needing only three outs to complete their perfect record within league play. But with sophomore Andrew Brown on the mound for the final inning, things quickly started to take a turn for the worse and the Vikings slowly saw their lead shrink away.
Posted Mar. 27, 2013, 10:57 pm
It was the top of the third inning and the St. Monica (4-7) softball team was down 5-3 against Culver City (3-7) when Mariners Veronica Navarro bested Centaurs pitcher Jessica Faber by slapping an inside the park home run to make the game 5-4 at Veterans Memorial Park in Culver City Wednesday afternoon. Mariners Aliza Chacon got on base with a line drive grounder soon after and cautiously made her way to third base before she was hit in by Mariners Alyssa Gutierrez to tie the game 5-5. But that was as close as the Mariners would get to winning the game against the Centaurs who won the game 11-6.
Posted Oct. 19, 2012, 3:41 pm
The Santa Monica High School (5-3) football team has been waiting for a leader to step up, and it took until the second half against league rival Culver City (4-4) for quarterback Ryan Barbarin to take the initiative and lead his offense to a Viking victory Friday night.
Posted Oct. 10, 2012, 1:49 am
When the first thing that comes out of your mouth is “it’s like a tactile orgasm” – there are three things you simultaneously think: 1) I hope nobody heard that. 2) Yep, they did, those people right there are looking at you with a strange expression. 3) The food and drink better be just as good.
Posted Oct. 5, 2012, 6:00 pm
Even without star setter Blossom Sato, the Santa Monica Vikings (3-0) volleyball team pulled off a win against rival Culver City (8-10) in three tight sets 25-22, 25-14, and 27-25 showing off a kill factory that will only add muscle and confidence to their season.