Posted Dec. 12, 2013, 11:03 am
The City of Santa Monica’s Official tree lighting ceremony will be held tonight, Dec. 12.
Posted Dec. 12, 2013, 8:43 am
Congressman Henry Waxman (Dem-33rd District) on Wednesday wrote to Postmaster General Patrick R. Donahoe about the lack of on-site customer parking at the Santa Monica Carrier Annex – the new USPS location after the branch at 5th and Arizona closed in June.
Posted Dec. 12, 2013, 8:36 am
Families gathered under the historic Moreton Bay fig tree at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel on Sunday to celebrate the season during the free community event "Meet Me Under the Fig Tree."
Posted Dec. 12, 2013, 8:23 am
Santa Monica College is number one in transferring its students to the University of California, according to the California Community College Chancellor’s Office which recently released the 2012-13 data for community college students transferring to the University of California and to the California State University systems. This the the 23rd year in a row that SMC has held this feat.
Posted Dec. 12, 2013, 8:01 am
A 41-year-old homeless man was arrested on Saturday, Nov. 30 after snatching a purse from a woman and taking all of the contents.
Posted Dec. 11, 2013, 9:37 am
A 70th birthday celebration will be held for Jerry 'Peace Activist' Rubin today, Dec. 11 from 7 pm to 11 pm at Rusty's Surf Ranch on The Santa Monica Pier.
Posted Dec. 11, 2013, 9:33 am
The Santa Monica History Museum invites children in grades kindergarten through fifth to a free crafts and story workshop from 10:30 am 11:30 am this Saturday, Dec. 14.
Posted Dec. 11, 2013, 9:18 am
Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel is offering weary shoppers a much-deserved break this holiday season with two special events to be held on the next two Saturday afternoons.
Posted Dec. 11, 2013, 9:03 am
Bail was set at $50,000 for a Santa Monica man on Saturday, Nov. 30 after two incidents of domestic violence in three days against his girlfriend of two months.
Posted Dec. 10, 2013, 9:32 am
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District Board of Education will be moving the location of its regular meeting on Thursday, Dec. 12 from the district office to Malibu City Hall (23825 Stuart Ranch Road, Malibu).
Posted Dec. 10, 2013, 9:21 am
A city known for its advocacy of tenants’ rights, Santa Monica might have a new ordinance regulating landlords who make it difficult for a tenant to participate in the local politics and the public process.
Posted Dec. 10, 2013, 9:15 am
Time is running out to apply for Santa Monica's 19th Annual Sustainable Quality Awards, which will be held April 30 next year.
Posted Dec. 10, 2013, 9:13 am
SQA Nominations can be submitted by any interested party and for any Santa Monica area business. It is a simple process and your nomination will be sure to surprise and delight the business you submit for consideration.
Posted Dec. 10, 2013, 9:00 am
A 19-year-old Lemon Grove man was arrested on Wednesday, Nov. 27 after trying to buy two iPhones at a Santa Monica Apple store using a fraudulent Visa card and a fake ID.
Posted Dec. 9, 2013, 9:31 am
GoCoin, a leading payment platform for the Bitcoin economy, is participating in Giving Tuesday by asking the Bitcoin community to contribute to its #GO4Good campaign and raise money for
Posted Dec. 9, 2013, 9:23 am
The temperature in Santa Monica will remain cool this week, but the sun will be out with next to no cloud cover.
Posted Dec. 9, 2013, 9:14 am
The Santa Monica City Council unanimously approved Nov. 26 a resolution modifying term limits for some boards and commissions, opening the door for appointed officials to serve a third term on a body where appointees have a specific professional expertise.
Posted Dec. 9, 2013, 9:07 am
Santa Monica temporary lane closures and delays are possible during daytime hours today through Friday, Dec. 13 in the following locations.
Posted Dec. 9, 2013, 9:04 am
Santa Monica police arrested a 26-year-old Lynwood man on parole on Thursday, Nov. 28 after he was spotted eating and living in a house while the homeowners were away.
Posted Dec. 8, 2013, 9:46 am
A group of alumni from Santa Monica College’s groundbreaking federally funded program "Jobs Through Recycling" program will be recognized at a private ceremony this Monday at Long Beach City College.
Posted Dec. 8, 2013, 9:38 am
The City of Santa Monica’s Office of Emergency Management has completed a Kids’ Emergency Preparedness Activity Guide, which is a free and fun way for kids and families to get prepared for emergencies.
Posted Dec. 8, 2013, 9:33 am
Assemblymember Richard Bloom (D-Santa Monica) has announced that Speaker John Perez has appointed him to the Assembly Transportation Committee – one of the key committees in the State Legislature with jurisdiction over sustainable development and greenhouse gas emissions reduction policies.
Posted Dec. 8, 2013, 9:19 am
In order for the Expo Line contractor to install rail across 11th Street in Santa Monica, there will be a full street closure at the intersection of 11th and Colorado starting 5 am Monday, Dec. 9.
Posted Dec. 7, 2013, 9:43 am
Lifesize scenes depicting events surrounding the birth of Jesus Christ will go on display Sunday, Dec. 15 as the Santa Monica Nativity Scenes marks its 60th anniversary year with a new location and a large new scriptural banner telling the Christmas story.
Posted Dec. 7, 2013, 9:31 am
Showers are likely in Santa Monica today with a high near 57, according to the National Weather Service. It will be breezy, with an east southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. The chance of precipitation is 70 percent.