Posted May. 21, 2013, 9:51 am
Each weekend Ocean Park resident and photographer Sarah Calabro heads down to Main Street looking for street style for her blog. Pictured are some of the shots from last weekend. Check out every edition of SM Life for more photos.
Posted May. 15, 2013, 10:09 am
Sarah Calabro has been an Ocean Park resident for 10 years. Recently she started her own Santa Monica street style blog – hopesinsideamatchbox.blogspot.com.
Posted Apr. 27, 2013, 8:57 am
The Edgemar Center for the Arts, in the intimate Second Stage auditorium, this weekend opens the world premiere engagement of a new play “One White Crow.”
Posted Apr. 18, 2013, 8:17 am
Vegan and raw food café RAWvolution at 2301 Main Street in Santa Monica has succeeded in raising the funds needed to keep its lease thanks to overwhelming support from the surrounding community.
Posted Apr. 16, 2013, 9:11 am
Food trucks patrolling Main Street in the Ocean Park neighborhood will have to be mindful of their time, as the Santa Monica City Council approved at its last Tuesday night meeting an expanded prohibition of late night street vending during certain holidays.
Posted Apr. 8, 2013, 9:25 am
Late night eats and regulating pedicabs on Santa Monica Beach are on the City Council’s radar next week, as Council members convene Tuesday for the first time in three weeks. The council will also consider a resolution to make rates for parking structures in downtown more affordable for disabled residents living in nearby affordable housing units.
Posted Apr. 3, 2013, 11:25 am
The countdown to POWERBALL California officially kicked off Monday in partnership with world-renowned artist Kurt Perschke’s RedBall Project.
Posted Mar. 25, 2013, 9:38 am
The Venice Street Legends perform this Tuesday, March 26 at O’Brien’s Irish Pub (2941 Main Street, Santa Monica) from 10 pm to 1 am. This classic country/funk/rock band performs memorable melodies by super stars such as Johnny Cash and June Carter, Janis Jopln as well as Willie Nelson and more.
Posted Mar. 19, 2013, 10:45 am
Santa Monica residents and visitors now have a more convenient way to recycle on Main Street.
Posted Mar. 8, 2013, 8:53 am
haleARTS S P A C E in Santa Monica will host an opening reception of its $100 Art Sale from 5-8 pm tonight, March 8. The event features selected works from local and emerging artists for $100.
Posted Mar. 5, 2013, 9:02 am
The California Heritage Museum launched its “Food Truck Bazaar” on Tuesday, which is set to become a weekly community event on Main Street.
Posted Feb. 15, 2013, 8:53 am
After a successful December “Pay It Forward” networking event, two Santa Monica firms have decided to repeat the event this Wednesday, Feb. 20 from 6 pm to 9 pm.
Posted Feb. 8, 2013, 9:06 am
With Valentine’s Day less than a week away, celebrate love’s holiday early starting today at haleARTS S P A C E at 2443 Main Street. Step out with your loved one and enjoy the opening reception tonight of “Love & Lust,” a special Valentine’s Day exhibition curated by owner Michael Hale and gallery director Sean Hemeon.
Posted Jan. 11, 2013, 9:06 am
A new exhibition opens this weekend in the Main Gallery at Edgemar Center of the Arts on Main Street showcasing the paintings of long-time Santa Monica resident Marianne R.K. (aka Marika).
Posted Jan. 7, 2013, 9:29 am
Santa Monica actress Tanna Frederick returns to the stage at the Edgemar Center for the Arts in the “The Rainmaker” as the lead character Lizzie, who lives on a family farm with her brothers and father in the Dust Bowl during the Depression.
Posted Dec. 25, 2012, 6:00 am
A plaque dedication ceremony was held Sunday, Dec. 16 at the City Landmark Biedler-Heuer Building at 2701-2705 Main Street, one of the original 1920’s commercial buildings that established Main Street as Ocean Park’s premier business street in the new era of the automobile.
Posted Dec. 21, 2012, 1:22 am
A record 5,000 plus people participated in the 4th annual SANTA Monica Pub Crawl on Saturday, Dec. 15, who helped raised about $20,000 to allow the Westside Food Bank to purchase 120,000 meals.
Seven Days, Third Street Promenade, Main Street, Santa Monica, Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica Blvd.
Posted Dec. 15, 2012, 1:04 am
The 4th Annual SANTA Monica Pub Crawl will take place tonight, Dec. 15 at the City’s best bars and restaurants to raise money for those in need during the holidays through a partnership with Westside Food Bank.
Posted Dec. 7, 2012, 1:09 am
The economy is hard, marketing is complicated, and times are still tough for small and medium sized companies. Two Santa Monica firms have decided to take on the task of helping business people by arranging the largest Pay It Forward event the city has ever seen to be held at Bar 31 Ten (3110 Main Street, Santa Monica) this Tuesday, Dec. 11 from 6-9 p.m.
Posted Dec. 6, 2012, 12:26 am
Everyone has a place. And if you don’t then you should. Some call it home, others call it their spot. Mine is named Shoop’s, and it’s one block from my apartment and has 23 seats and a wall of haribo candy. You’ll see why I’ve been shy to share. Shoop’s is my favorite place for breakfast and brunch and it’s truly a treasure and I’m yet to speak about the menu. So if you go: tread lightly, eat heartily, and tell them I sent you if you enjoy good food and love to eat.
Posted Dec. 3, 2012, 1:10 am
The California Heritage Museum located at 2612 Main Street is seeking community help after losing city maintenance support.
Posted Nov. 30, 2012, 1:23 am
Take part in the Main Street Holiday Party this Saturday night, Dec. 1 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Posted Nov. 2, 2012, 1:10 am
ZJ Boarding House’s “Night Sesh” will be held at 7 p.m. tonight, Nov. 2 at the California Heritage Museum Lawn, 2612 Main Street in Santa Monica.
Posted Oct. 25, 2012, 11:00 pm
The Divine Female is a breast cancer awareness event taking place in Santa Monica today through Sunday and will focus on the choices that women make which impact their health. It will be held at yogitoes rExperience Lab daily at 2403 Main Street, Santa Monica.
Posted Oct. 19, 2012, 1:58 am
Like a zombie hungry for brains, Halloween is approaching. There are plenty of theme park-style mazes and haunted houses of horror where you can scream your head off, but what if you prefer a hint of history and mystery when you go out for dinner, or when you dare to drink with the devil in your neighborhood?