Posted Dec. 6, 2013, 9:51 am
Those with Santa Monica roots who served and fallen in the military might soon be honored daily as the Santa Monica City Council unanimously approved Nov. 26 a war memorial to be built at Woodlawn Cemetery. The Memorial Wall would honor local natives who gave their lives to defend the United States in battle since the late nineteenth century.
Posted Nov. 24, 2013, 7:31 am
Veteran’s Day might be commemorated once every November, yet those who served in the military can be honored daily. The Santa Monica City Council will be considering on Tuesday a plan to bring a War Memorial to Woodlawn Cemetery to honor local natives who gave their lives to defend the United States in battle since the late nineteenth century.
Posted Nov. 1, 2013, 9:28 am
Santa Monica's Woodlawn Cemetery, which has been serving the community for more than 100 years, will play host to a Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) celebration this Saturday.
Posted Oct. 30, 2013, 9:24 am
The City of Santa Monica will celebrate Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) this Saturday, Nov. 2, the Mexican holiday where family and friends gather to honor and celebrate loved ones that have passed.
Posted May. 23, 2013, 9:23 am
Santa Monica’s historic Woodlawn Cemetery will host the City’s 75th annual observance of Memorial Day. The event will feature the unveiling of conceptual plans for a Commemorative Wall honoring Santa Monica veterans and a condor squadron military flyover.
Posted Nov. 3, 2012, 2:30 am
Join the City of Santa Monica for a traditional Mexican celebration this Saturday, Nov. 3 at Woodlawn Cemetery! From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., create a coronita (crown) of fresh marigolds and papel picado (perforated paper) to honor a loved one who has passed.