Posted Jan. 28, 2015, 9:51 am
Santa Monica High School sophomore Zoe Parcells has been appointed to Jane Goodall Institute’s 2015 National Youth Leadership Council.
Posted Jan. 28, 2015, 9:44 am
The Santa Monica Police Department’s Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Friday, Jan. 30 at an undisclosed location within city limits.
Posted Jan. 28, 2015, 9:28 am
Bail was not granted to a parolee on Saturday, Jan. 17, after he fell asleep on the back seat of a vehicle he had stolen that was located in Parking Structure 4 in downtown Santa Monica.
Posted Jan. 28, 2015, 9:16 am
Venice High School will be fast-tracked under Superintendent Ramon Cortines’ plan to renovate 11 campuses across the Los Angeles Unified School District, it was reported today.
Posted Jan. 28, 2015, 9:10 am
CBS had 20 of last week's 24 most-watched prime-time programs to finish first in the television ratings race for the 14th time in the 18-week-old season.
Posted Jan. 28, 2015, 9:08 am
A record 70.6 million travelers passed through Los Angeles International Airport in 2014, with the total passenger volume increasing 6 percent from the previous year.
Posted Jan. 28, 2015, 9:02 am
The federal government has agreed to settle a lawsuit in which the ACLU accused the Department of Veterans Affairs of misusing its sprawling West Los Angeles health campus while veterans with brain injuries and mental impairment slept in the streets, it was reported today.
Posted Jan. 27, 2015, 9:40 am
Real estate brokerage site Movoto has published an article on the best dressed suburbs across the USA, ranking Santa Monica as number one out of 140 "suburbs" looked at.
Posted Jan. 27, 2015, 9:16 am
A 45-year-old man was arrested on Saturday, Jan. 17, after erratic behavior on a bicycle caught the attention of police who then found the man in possession of a stolen drivers’ license as well as a stolen credit card.
Posted Jan. 27, 2015, 9:09 am
Los Angeles police chief Charlie Beck says the real-time traffic app Waze jeopardizes the lives of police officers.
Posted Jan. 27, 2015, 9:02 am
The blizzard in the Northeast led to 106 flight cancellations at Los Angeles International Airport this morning, authorities said.
Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 10:23 am
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Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 10:08 am
Thousands of historic pages of the Santa Monica College newspaper, the Corsair, crumbling and fading with age, have now been safely preserved and converted into a more research-friendly digital format.
Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 10:01 am
The City of Santa Monica says temporary lane closures and delays are possible during daytime hours today through Friday, Jan. 30, in the following locations.
Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 9:58 am
A Santa Monica woman received the fright of her life on Thursday, Jan. 15, after returning home to find a 22-year-old burglar in her lounge room. Officers of the Santa Monica Police Department were called out at 4 pm to investigate a report of a residential burglary in the 2500 block of Arizona Ave.
Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 9:50 am
Vidiots at 302 Pico opened in 1985 when Patty Polinger and Cathy Tauber decided that they wanted to have their own business.
Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 9:49 am
Doctors who work at UCLA's Ashe Student Health & Wellness Center and colleagues at three other UC campuses will hold a one-day strike tomorrow to protest what they call unfair labor practices.
News, Awards, Film, Television
Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 9:26 am
"Birdman" capped a golden weekend by winning the Screen Actors Guild Award for outstanding ensemble cast tonight, although its star Michael Keaton lost his bid for best actor to Eddie Redmayne for "The Theory of Everything."
Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 9:24 am
A man in his 20s was stabbed in the back outside the Hollywood and Highland Center in Hollywood by a man who fled the scene, a police sergeant said today.
Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 9:23 am
Attorney arguments set today in litigation between Marvin Gaye III and Robin Thicke could amount to one of the final hearings before the closely watched copyright infringement lawsuit over the megahit "Blurred Lines" goes before a jury.
Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 9:21 am
The Greek Theatre's long time management company is planning to fight for the right to continue operating the Griffith Park venue during a City Council committee meeting today.
Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 9:14 am
A blizzard warning in the Northeast today has led to 73 flight cancellations at Los Angeles International Airport, authorities said.
Posted Jan. 25, 2015, 10:14 am
"American Sniper" continued to burn at the nation's box offices, and added $64.4 million to its kitty this weekend.
Posted Jan. 25, 2015, 10:02 am
A Santa Monica High School freshman baseball coach has been diagnosed with measles, but it is unlikely any of the coach’s players have caught the highly contagious virus, according to the Los Angeles Times.
Posted Jan. 25, 2015, 9:42 am
The Santa Monica History Museum's Board of Directors has elected a new chairman: Ricardo Bandini Johnson. Johnson's family has lived in California since 1810. His great-Aunt, Arcadia Bandini de Baker, was the wife of Colonel Robert S. Baker - the man who established Santa Monica in 1875.