Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:09 am
Environmental and community groups, working together as "Friends of Oxford Lagoon," called today for a halt to county plans to cut down 650 trees surrounding a marshy flood basin next to the Marina City Club towers.
Posted Nov. 26, 2014, 8:29 am
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors today approved five years of water rate increases for Marina del Rey, Malibu and areas of the Antelope and Santa Clarita valleys.
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 Sep. 17, 2014, 9:47 am
Marina del Rey Sheriff’s personnel responded to a call of a boating accident on Tuesday morning.
Posted Sep. 10, 2014, 9:16 am
A large gray whale first spotted off the coast of Topanga Canyon later moved to Marina Del Rey where it entertained various people.
Posted Sep. 9, 2014, 9:12 am
A Marina del Rey man was sentenced on Monday to more than three years in prison for providing sensitive information about a network used to control and communicate with military satellites to someone he believed was a foreign intelligence officer working for the People's Republic of China.
Posted Sep. 7, 2014, 9:20 am
Two Marina del Rey residents, who lost everything that they own when the boat they live in was lost in a fire on the water, are finding that generosity in the community still exists.
Posted Aug. 25, 2014, 9:44 am
The Bay Foundation and Friends of Ballona Wetlands recently hosted volunteers from across regional offices of Yahoo! on a tour of the Ballona Wetlands Ecological Reserve (BWER), followed by restoration efforts.
Posted Aug. 23, 2014, 9:27 am
In honor of Representative Henry Waxman’s expertise and tireless efforts in support of health care, Saban Community Clinic, Venice Family Clinic and Westside Family Health Center will host a luncheon in his honor this Monday, Aug. 25.
Posted Aug. 5, 2014, 12:52 pm
Police booked two men picked up on warrants while investigating a break-in at the Culver Marina Little League snack bar, which was spray-painted with a pentagram and "Satan" spelled backward.
Posted Jul. 3, 2014, 7:55 am
While the City of Santa Monica does not have a fireworks display on the 4th of July this Friday, there are many professional fireworks displays and events planned in and around the surrounding area.
Posted Jun. 23, 2014, 9:27 am
A baby grey whale was spotted cavorting at the main channel entrance to Marina del Rey on Sunday, but swam away before the coast guard had to start warning nearby vessels.
Posted Jun. 19, 2014, 8:58 am
The Marina del Rey WaterBus will begin its 2014 operations today, with its fleet of small boats shuttling passengers among eight stops around the harbor.
Posted Jun. 18, 2014, 9:20 am
The Board of Supervisors voted on Tuesday to spend $4 million to study copper contamination in Marina del Rey Harbor, in response to a proposal that would force boat owners to strip copper paint from their hulls and the county to find funding for a major clean-up.
Posted Jun. 16, 2014, 9:27 am
An SUV overturned several times on Lincoln Boulevard in Marina Del Rey this morning injuring both people inside, authorities said.
Posted Jun. 16, 2014, 9:25 am
A three- to four-acre brush fire broke out Sunday in a median of the Marina (90) Freeway near Marina Del Rey, sending a man to a hospital and forcing the closure of the freeway for about four hours, authorities said.
Posted Jun. 13, 2014, 9:04 am
Jambalaya, Po’boys, Filé Gumbo, Fried Catfish, and Oysters. If these Louisiana favorites excite your taste buds, then you’ve more than likely dined at Uncle Darrow’s in Marina del Rey.
Posted May. 22, 2014, 8:01 am
Crews continued working to remove thousands of dead fish from a section of Marina del Rey, saying other marine life will be endangered as long as the decaying fish remain in the water.
Posted May. 18, 2014, 11:59 am
Several dead fish mysteriously rose to the surface at a section of Marina Del Rey, near Ballona Creek, the Sheriff’s Dept. said.
Posted May. 14, 2014, 9:53 am
Fees will go up for some county beach parking, youth camps and dry storage of boats trailered at Marina del Rey, the county Board of Supervisors decided today, but Supervisor Don Knabe took action to limit some of the hikes.
Posted May. 13, 2014, 9:25 am
Two Mexican nationals were sentenced Monday to federal prison for their roles in the 2012 death of a Marina del Rey-based U.S. Coast Guard chief petty officer, who was thrown into the ocean when the cutter he was aboard was rammed by a smuggling boat near the Channel Islands.
Posted May. 13, 2014, 9:18 am
Six of eight candidates vying for the Third District seat on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors sounded off on mental health issues facing the county at a forum in Marina Del Rey on Monday, with several candidates favoring rehabilitation of the mentally ill over incarceration.
Posted Apr. 4, 2014, 8:33 am
Residents have made progress in at least slowing down a proposed mixed-use project at the old Papermate site and the Santa Monica City Council went on the record at its March 25 meeting stating high-impact development would not replace Santa Monica Airport should it be shut down.
Posted Apr. 3, 2014, 8:06 am
With the changing of the season, Café del Rey executive chef Chuck Abair is in the midst of transitioning his menu at the Marina del Rey waterfront restaurant from winter to spring.
Posted Mar. 7, 2014, 9:25 pm
A 3.2 magnitude earthquake was felt on the Westside after striking one mile east south east of Marina del Rey on Friday night.