Posted Nov. 30, 2013, 8:54 am
RoseMary Regalbuto is retiring in a few days on Dec. 2 after 26 years at Meals on Wheels West.
Posted Nov. 29, 2013, 9:38 am
John Cassese, “The Dance Doctor,” is pairing with The Salvation Army for a charity event to help eliminate hunger in Los Angeles.
Posted Nov. 27, 2013, 9:09 am
The holidays came early for 105 boys and girls between the ages of five and 12 last Tuesday morning as they were set loose inside the Sears store at 302 Colorado Avenue in Santa Monica to select coats, sweaters, shoes and other winter-time necessities, just in time for the holiday season.
Posted Nov. 27, 2013, 9:02 am
The Los Angeles Clippers hosted its 25th annual Thanksgiving “Teamwork at the Table” event in Venice on Tuesday. The Clippers teamed up with Ralphs/Food 4 Less for the event at St. Joseph Center’s Bread and Roses Café at 204 Hampton Drive in Venice.
Posted Nov. 24, 2013, 6:54 am
Zsa Zsa Gabor and her husband, Prince Frederic will purchase Thanksgiving turkeys for the Vera Davis McClendon Center in Venice and Frederic will distribute them to the needy families. This was where Zsa Zsa did her community service 24 years ago for slapping a cop.
Posted Nov. 23, 2013, 7:51 am
The 16th Annual Friends of CLARE Tribute Dinner, honoring renowned entertainment lawyer Tom Hansen and celebrated actress Courtney Thorne-Smith, took place on Thursday, Nov 14 at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel.
Posted Nov. 16, 2013, 9:10 am
Santa Monica Sports Club president Blake Dirickson will run an entire marathon on one treadmill this Sunday as part of the 2nd Annual Treadmill Marathon.
Posted Nov. 14, 2013, 8:18 am
Five pajama-clad activists from PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) will accompany a seven-foot-tall, half-plucked goose, that will be "sleeping in" outside the REI outdoor store on Santa Monica Boulevard today at noon.
Posted Nov. 6, 2013, 10:00 am
Mary Ann Powell, CEO of Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier, was honored with PAL’s “Golden Pumpkin” award at the 22nd Annual PALloween Carnival on Thursday, Oct. 31 at The Barker Hanger in Santa Monica.
Posted Nov. 5, 2013, 12:23 pm
A fixture of Meals on Wheels West for the past 27 years, President/CEO RoseMary Regalbuto has announced she will retire from the position next month on Dec. 2.
Posted Oct. 23, 2013, 9:07 am
Two decades ago Kristin Peterson’s ex-husband regularly attended an alcoholic recovery center in Venice but she herself had never stepped foot in their door. Today, that very location is one of her safe havens.
Posted Oct. 21, 2013, 7:46 am
The Los Angeles County Medical Association (LACMA) and the Patient Care Foundation of Los Angeles County have awarded Westside Family Health Center (WFHC) a 2013 Innovation Award in recognition of WFHC’s innovative use of facilities to promote and facilitate patient care and patient satisfaction.
Posted Oct. 15, 2013, 9:36 am
On the afternoon of Saturday, Oct. 12, anyone passing by The Compton Jr. Posse (CJP) Equestrian Center would have noticed a total makeover taking place.
Posted Sep. 25, 2013, 9:24 am
Santa Monica's CLARE Foundation has announced the launch of its Medical Advisory Board, composed of 11 medically licensed addiction treatment professionals who have partnered with CLARE Foundation to provide professional input and insight as CLARE continues to develop innovative substance abuse treatment programming.
Posted Sep. 24, 2013, 8:58 am
Blake Dirickson, founder of The Santa Monica Sports Club, has come up with a way to make fitness a means for community service. Dirickson developed The Santa Monica Sports Club after seeking for a way to combine his passion for sports, Santa Monica, and community service.
Posted Sep. 17, 2013, 9:15 am
The CLARE Foundation has signed a 10-year lease to fully occupy an office building at 1334 Lincoln Boulevard in Santa Monica.
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Posted Aug. 25, 2013, 9:31 am
Rugby club Santa Monica Dolphins participated at the 2013 Special Olympics Plane Pull fundraiser at Long Beach Airport on Saturday.
Posted Aug. 14, 2013, 9:15 am
The Jonathan Beach Club in Santa Monica hosted “An Evening on the Beach” Aug. 1 to benefit St. Vincent Meals on Wheels of Los Angeles.
Posted Aug. 13, 2013, 8:56 am
Americana/acoustic rock singer/songwriter Heather Stewart will perform a concert this Thursday, Aug. 15 at the YWCA’s special event “Shine” in Santa Monica.
Posted Aug. 12, 2013, 9:01 am
Meals on Wheels West in Santa Monica has found themselves in possession of a brand new Dodge Dart, thanks to the charitable efforts of the Alpha Delta Chapter of the Zeta Beta Tau (ZBT) fraternity of University of Southern California.
Posted Aug. 8, 2013, 8:36 am
Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier hosted the Santa Monica Police Activities League (PAL) with more than 500 kids and more than seven California Police Activities League (CAL-PAL) chapters for the 9th Annual PALpalooza on July 31.
Posted Aug. 6, 2013, 8:55 am
The Santa Monica Museum of Art (SMMoA) has received $121,500 from the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts in support of the Fall 2014 exhibition Citizen Culture: Artists and Architects Shape Policy.
Posted Aug. 4, 2013, 8:56 am
Santa Monica-based direct response marketing agencies Media Design Group and Revenue Frontier were honored last Saturday, July 27, during an Upward Bound House fundraising event put on annually by the Young Professionals Board.
Posted Jul. 31, 2013, 8:55 am
“An Evening on the Beach” to benefit St. Vincent Meals on Wheels is set to be one of this summer’s most anticipated culinary events in Santa Monica this Thursday, Aug. 1 from 6-10 pm.
Posted Jul. 31, 2013, 8:52 am
Robert Smillie, a 73 year-old Army veteran, had his simple wish for new carpeting granted, thanks to the Southern California chapter of Twilight Wish Foundation, based in Santa Monica.