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Latest Fire Department news.

News, Fire Department, Westwood

Firefighters Knock Down Early Morning Blaze In Westwood On Santa Monica Blvd.

Posted Dec. 29, 2015, 9:11 am

L.A. city firefighters today knocked down a stubborn blaze at a commercial building in Westwood, authorities said.

A $10 million gift to UCLA from Wendy and Leonard Goldberg is largest ever to support migraine research.

News, Ucla, Westwood

$10 Million Gift To UCLA To Support Migraine Research

Posted Dec. 28, 2015, 9:02 am

UCLA Health Sciences has received a $10 million gift, most of which will support multidisciplinary research on migraine, a debilitating neurological disorder that affects 36 million in the United States.

Pauley Pavilion.

News, Ucla, Westwood

UCLA To Celebrate Pauley Pavilion's 50th Anniversary Sunday

Posted Nov. 28, 2015, 9:45 am

UCLA will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Pauley Pavilion Sunday, including offering tickets in several sections of the arena's upstairs level for $3.50, the price of a ticket for a game in the 1965-66 season.

Latest police, crime and courts news.

News, Ucla, Police Department, Westwood

Authorities Search For UCLA Assault Suspect

Posted Oct. 24, 2015, 9:36 am

Police at UCLA remain on the lookout for a man who assaulted someone at a campus facility on Thursday night.

Latest UCLA news.

News, Ucla, Westwood

UCLA Study: Life On Earth Likely Existed 4.1 Billion Years Ago

Posted Oct. 19, 2015, 2:35 pm

A UCLA study released today says life on Earth likely existed at least 4.1 billion years ago, which is 300 million years earlier than previously believed.

Traffic spills out into the streets at the In-N-Out in Westwood - a phenomenon seen at most locations on the Westside.

News, Video, Santa Monica, Traffic, Westwood

VIDEO: The In-N-Out Effect On The Westside

Posted Aug. 28, 2015, 9:53 am

Let’s say someone is driving through Westwood after a dentist appointment, and if they’re anything like the average L.A. resident, they’ll know that Westwood is full of amazing food: In-N-Out, Fat Sal’s, Chick-Fil-A, everything delicious that will undo all of the effort their dentist has just expended to make their teeth look nice!

Latest police, crime and courts news.

News, Police Department, Westwood

Four Metro Bus Passengers, Driver Hospitalized After Crash Into Tree In Westwood

Posted Aug. 23, 2015, 10:10 am

Four out of 15 passengers, as well the driver of a Metro bus, were hospitalized with minor injuries Saturday morning after the vehicle crashed into a tree in Westwood Village.

Latest police, crime and courts news.

News, Fire Department, Westwood

37 Firefighters Knock Down Westwood Home Fire In 19 Minutes

Posted Jul. 20, 2015, 9:43 am

Firefighters on Sunday night knocked down a non-injury fire that was burning in a wall and the attic of a two-story home at 715 S. Malcom Ave. in Westwood, said Brian Humphrey of the Los Angeles Fire Department.

Latest UCLA news.

News, Fire Department, Ucla, Westwood

Electrical Fire Breaks Out On UCLA Campus In Engineering Building

Posted Jul. 12, 2015, 9:24 am

A small electrical fire broke out in a building at the Henry Samueli School of Engineering on the UCLA campus in Westwood Saturday, but it was held in check by a fire sprinkler and was out when firefighters arrived, authorities said.

Latest police, crime and courts news.

News, Ucla, Westwood

Police Investigate UCLA Strong-Arm Robbery Of Student

Posted Jul. 12, 2015, 9:08 am

Police at UCLA today were investigating an attempted strong-arm robbery of a student.

Latest UCLA news.

News, Ucla, Westwood

UCLA Stats For Fall 2015 Semester: 16,027 Prospective Freshman Offered Admission

Posted Jul. 2, 2015, 12:44 pm

UCLA has offered admission to 16,027 prospective freshmen for the fall 2015 semester -- representing 17.3 percent of applicants -- along with 4,905 transfer students, the university announced today.

Latest LADWP news and updates.

News, Ucla, Westwood, Ladwp

Construction Begins On New Water Pipe Near UCLA

Posted Jun. 15, 2015, 9:41 am

Los Angeles Department of Water and Power crews today will begin installing a 36-inch water pipe at Sunset Boulevard and Hilgard Avenue near UCLA to get water to the Westside while a $9 million project gets underway at the reservoir currently serving the area.

Hilary Clinton.

News, Westwood, Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton To Hold Westside Fundraisers Today For Her Presidential Nomination

Posted May. 7, 2015, 9:27 am

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton today will hold the first Southern California fundraisers for her campaign for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination.

Latest police news and updates.

News, Police Department, Westwood

Man Arrested After Making 405 Freeway Bomb Threat In Westwood

Posted Apr. 13, 2015, 10:11 am

A man was taken into custody today for allegedly making telephoned bomb threats that led to the closure of the offramp from the northbound San Diego (405) Freeway in the Westwood area, authorities said.

News, Ucla, Westwood

Striking Doctors, Dentists To Picket Outside UCLA Campus In Westwood Monday

Posted Apr. 12, 2015, 12:20 pm

Student health centers at five University of California campuses in Southern California will be open Monday, as striking doctors and dentists from San Diego to Santa Barbara plan a midday rally at the UCLA campus during its annual "Bruin Day" open house.

News, Police Department, 405 Freeway, Westwood

Suspicious Package Shuts Down 405 Freeway Wilshire Boulevard Offramps

Posted Mar. 19, 2015, 1:08 pm

A police bomb squad has removed that "suspicious package" found on a Wilshire Boulevard sidewalk in Westwood, according to the LAPD, which reports it was just a suitcase containing personal items.

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center.

News, Health, Ucla, Santa Monica, Courts, Westwood

Another Patient Sues Medical Device Maker Over Superbug At UCLA Medical Center

Posted Mar. 17, 2015, 9:54 am

Another patient is suing a medical device maker, blaming the company for the superbug that recently broke out at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, infecting at least seven patients, killing two.

Latest UCLA news.

News, Ucla, Police Department, Westwood

UCLA Police Investigate Rape At Fraternity House

Posted Feb. 5, 2015, 7:56 am

UCLA police today were investigating report that a woman was raped at a fraternity house over the weekend.

Latest UCLA news.

News, Health, Ucla, Westwood

UCLA's Ashe Student Health & Wellness Center Doctors To Strike In Westwood

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.

Latest UCLA news.

News, Health, Ucla, Westwood

UCLA Most Applied-To Four-Year University In The Country

Posted Jan. 12, 2015, 12:16 pm

More than 112,000 prospective students applied for admission to UCLA for fall 2015, again making the Westwood campus the most applied-to four-year university in the country, the university announced today.

Former UCLA coach Dick Vermeil.

Sports, Ucla, Football, Westwood

Rose Bowl Hall of Fame To Induct Dick Vermeil, Knute Rockne, Ki-Jana Carter Today

Posted Dec. 30, 2015, 9:07 am

Former UCLA coach Dick Vermeil, Legendary Notre Dame coach Knute Rockne, and former Penn State running back Ki-Jana Carter will be inducted into the Rose Bowl Hall of Fame today. Rockne, Vermeil, Ki-Jana Carter to be Inducted Into

The Westwood apartment blaze was reported at 8:26 p.m. Saturday at the Wilshire Manor Apartments at 10635 W. Wilshire Blvd.

News, Los Angeles, Fire Department, Westwood

Westwood Apartment Building Fire Causes $150,000 Damage

Posted Dec. 21, 2014, 8:56 am

A stubborn electrical fire that burned in the walls of a six-story apartment building in Westwood and sent one person to a hospital also caused $150,000 worth of damage to the structure and its contents, a fire official said today.

News, Ucla, Football, Westwood

UCLA's Kendricks Wins College Football's Lott IMPACT Trophy

Posted Dec. 15, 2014, 9:33 am

Eric Kendricks on Sunday became the second consecutive UCLA linebacker to receive The Lott IMPACT Trophy, awarded to college football's defensive player of the year who best exemplifies the IMPACT acronym.

News, Police Department, Westwood

Authorities Identify Name Of Man Found Dead In Apartment In Westwood

Posted Dec. 14, 2014, 9:10 am

The discovery of a man's body in an apartment building in Westwood was being treated as a suspected suicide, police said today.

News, Ucla, Police Department, Westwood

Man's Body Found In Apartment Building In Westwood Near UCLA

Posted Dec. 13, 2014, 8:48 am

The discovery of a man's body in an apartment building in Westwood near UCLA is being treated as a suspected suicide, police said today.

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