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Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Osterday, an electronics technician and a 1995 Santa Monica High School graduate and Santa Monica, California native is serving aboard the USS Kentucky (SSBN 737)’s Blue Crew.

News, Santa Monica, Military

Navy Petty Officer Daniel Osterday Of Santa Monica Serves Aboard USS Kentucky

Posted Jul. 27, 2015, 9:44 am

Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Osterday, an electronics technician and a 1995 Santa Monica High School graduate and Santa Monica, California native is serving aboard the USS Kentucky (SSBN 737)’s Blue Crew.

Santa Monica Place welcomed athletes and representatives from Brazil and Romania, as well as City of Santa Monica leadership on Wednesday, July 23.

News, Sports, Video

VIDEO: Special Olympics - Santa Monica Place Hosts Romania, Brazil Delegations

Posted Jul. 27, 2015, 9:27 am

Santa Monica Place welcomed athletes and representatives from Brazil and Romania, as well as City of Santa Monica leadership on Wednesday, July 23.

Fire Station 59 hosted a Special Olympics visit for the Italian delegation.

News, Sports, Video, Brentwood

VIDEO: Special Olympics - Italian Delegation Visit Fire Station 59 In Brentwood

Posted Jul. 27, 2015, 9:26 am

Fire Station 59 hosted a Special Olympics visit for the Italian delegation in Brentwood on Wednesday.

Latest police, crime and courts news.

News, Apb, Santa Monica, Police Department

Santa Monica Man Arrested After Snatching Phone From Person On Pier

Posted Jul. 27, 2015, 9:15 am

A Santa Monica man aged 27 was arrested on Wednesday, July 15, after snatching a phone from a man on the Santa Monica Pier.

Traffic alert! This week's Santa Monica temporary lane closure information.

News, Transportation, Santa Monica, Traffic

Santa Monica Temporary Lane Closure Locations Through Friday, July 31

Posted Jul. 27, 2015, 9:09 am

The City of Santa Monica says temporary lane closures and delays are possible during daytime hours today through Friday, July 31 in the following locations.

 'Ant-Man', from Disney and Pixar studios, took in another $24,765,000.

News, Santa Monica, Film, Box Office

Ant-Man Tops Weekend Box Office, Adding $24.7 Million To Its $100M+ Tally

Posted Jul. 26, 2015, 10:36 am

A tiny superhero bested a pack of yellow "villains" to win the North American box office race for the second week in a row, according to projections released today by tracking firm Rentrack.

From right to left: Senator Barbara Boxer, Ed King (Big Blue Bus) and Jeff Bender (Skanska-Rados).

News, Transportation, Santa Monica, Politics

U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer Visits Santa Monica

Posted Jul. 26, 2015, 10:10 am

U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) met with Big Blue Bus Director of Transit Services, Ed King, on July 18 in Santa Monica to discuss Big Blue Bus’ (BBB) Expo Integration Plan.

Latest police, crime and courts news.

News, Malibu, Police Department

Sex Offender Arrested In Malibu After Trying To Open Vehicles On PCH

Posted Jul. 26, 2015, 9:28 am

Deputies arrested a 33-year-old registered sex offender and parolee for reportedly trying to open some vehicles parked along Pacific Coast Highway near Leo Carrillo State Beach in Malibu, a sheriff's lieutenant said today.

Saturday's nearly 3 1/2-hour opening ceremony at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum began with a videotaped welcome by President Barack Obama and ended with the lighting of the Olympic torch in the peristyle end.

News, Sports, Los Angeles

First Medals Of Special Olympics World Games To Be Awarded Today

Posted Jul. 26, 2015, 9:10 am

The first medals of the 2015 Special Olympics World Games will be awarded today, one day after first lady Michelle Obama officially opened Los Angeles' largest sporting event since the 1984 Summer Olympics.

Latest police news and updates.

News, Los Angeles, Police Department

LAPD Issue Tactical Alert Following Spate Of Gang-Related Shootings In South L.A.

Posted Jul. 26, 2015, 9:08 am

Los Angeles police issued a tactical alert Saturday night following a spate of gang-related shootings in South Los Angeles, according to media reports.

Latest police, crime and courts news.

News, Police Department, Long Beach

Man Killed After Driving His Pickup Truck Off 605 Freeway In Long Beach

Posted Jul. 26, 2015, 9:06 am

A 38-year-old man driving a pickup truck was killed when he allowed the vehicle to go down an embankment on the San Gabriel River (605) Freeway in Long Beach and overturn, the California Highway Patrol said today.

Several of the Romania Olympic World Games members striking their pose in front of the Romanian Parliament building. They will spend time in Santa Monica before the Special Olympics begin in Los Angeles on July 25.

News, Sports, Santa Monica

Special Olympics World Games Begins Today With Opening Ceremony At Coliseum

Posted Jul. 25, 2015, 9:15 am

The Special Olympics World Games begin today with the opening ceremony at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and competition at three sites in what the head of the organizing committee said will be "one of the most inspirational events in sports of all time."

News, Sports, Beach, Surfing

U.S. Open Of Surfing Begins Today In Huntington Beach

Posted Jul. 25, 2015, 9:11 am

Huntington Beach police have much the same game plan this year for the U.S. Open of Surfing, which begins today and runs through Aug. 2, and are hoping security goes as smoothly as last year.

News, Malibu, Earthquake

4.2 Magnitude Earthquake In Inland Empire Felt As Far As Malibu

Posted Jul. 25, 2015, 9:06 am

A predawn 4.2 magnitude earthquake rattled the Inland Empire awake today, and was felt from Malibu to Borrego Springs.

Santa Monica business owner Rodney Liber, who runs an office building at 1119 Colorado, feels that not enough has been done to mitigate problems such as noise and incomplete sidewalk renovations during Expo Line construction outside his business.

News, Business, Santa Monica, Exposition Light Rail

VIDEO - Expo Phase 2: Santa Monica Business Owner Frustrated As Concerns Go Unanswered

Posted Jul. 24, 2015, 9:30 am

The gnashing sound of a jackhammer’s metal tooth on the cement pavement can be heard in his office for hours at a time, sometimes getting so bad and incessant that he is forced to leave the building. This is something that has been going on for almost four years since the start of the construction on Expo Line Phase 2, according to Rodney Liber, Managing Partner of Capital Innovations Inc. with its headquarters at 1119 Colorado Ave.

The City of Santa Monica awarded a purchase order to Wondries Fleet Group for 14 KIA Soul electric vehicles for an amount not to exceed $563,453.

News, City Council, Santa Monica

Council Approves Electric Vehicles Contract During Lengthy Consent Calendar Discussion

Posted Jul. 24, 2015, 9:21 am

The item regarding the purchase of 14 KIA Soul electric vehicles stirred up an uncharacteristically long consent calendar discussion.

Santa Monica Rotarians got the chance to re-live the historic 1911 Santa Monica Road Races at last Friday’s meeting.

News, Santa Monica, Rotary Club

VIDEO: Rotarians Schooled In Santa Monica Car Racing Folklore

Posted Jul. 24, 2015, 9:20 am

Last week’s Rotary meeting was a crash course lesson in Santa Monica’s genesis. The main theme was the city’s roots as an auto racing destination, and the syllabus included buzzworthy L.A. trivia, as well as which streets used to be the auto track.

Olympic gold medal Greek champion Ioaness Melissanidis makes his long-awaited American stage debut in “Sisyphus” July 28-29.

News, Life And Arts, Seven Days, Theater, Beverly Hills

Spoiler Alert: Icarus Was Sisyphus All Along

Posted Jul. 24, 2015, 9:16 am

Sisyphus, a character from Greek mythology, angered the gods by cheating death. When he was caught, he was condemned to push a stone up a hill, only for it to roll back down and have him restart the process all over again. Imagine seeing that situation on stage. Imagine the screams of agony. Now, imagine that all of it and the events leading up to it is silent. That is exactly what one would see when they go to see the production of “Sisyphus” opening this Tuesday at Theatre 40 (241 S Moreno Dr., Beverly Hills).

Verizon Hosts Grand Opening Party

News, Business, Third Street Promenade, Santa Monica

Verizon Hosts Grand Opening Party For Santa Monica Destintation Store

Posted Jul. 24, 2015, 9:14 am

Anyone walking down the Third Street Promenade may have seen dozens of people doing aerobics while a person on a stage led them in exercises last Saturday, July 18. No, it wasn’t a cult. It was the Verizon flagship store’s grand opening party.

Southland Credit Union is located at 525 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica.

News, Business, Santa Monica

Top Tips To Avoid Credit Card Fraud

Posted Jul. 24, 2015, 8:59 am

Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in the United States and can occur anywhere, from a trip to the grocery store to an innocuous purchase at a gas station. That’s what makes it so devastating, the victim is usually unaware until it has already happened.

Latest police news and updates.

News, Police Department, Pacific Palisades

Mystery Surrounding Pacific Palisades Death Deepens

Posted Jul. 24, 2015, 8:51 am

The mystery surrounding the death of a man whose decomposing body was found in an SUV near his Pacific Palisades home continued to grow, while police worked to trace the roughly 1,200 firearms found in his residence along with six tons of ammunition and thousands of dollars in cash.

NMS Properties is proposing to build a new six-story (84 feet) mixed-use project at 1415 5th St.

News, Planning Commission, Development, Santa Monica

Futuristic Developments Please Santa Monica Planning Commissioners

Posted Jul. 24, 2015, 8:46 am

The somewhat-futuristic looking building, which is as slick as a building could be and looks like what Apple would design if they designed buildings, really is something new and innovative and reflects that in their “community benefits.”

Latest 405 Freeway news.

News, Santa Monica, 405 Freeway, 10 Freeway

Apparent 405 Freeway Vehicle Fire Backs Up Traffic Near 10 Freeway

Posted Jul. 23, 2015, 10:22 am

An apparent vehicle fire on the northbound San Diego (405) Freeway just north of the Santa Monica (10) Freeway in West Los Angeles is causing a heavy backup for northbound 405 traffic. Fire crews appear to have doused the blaze.

Julien Dietrich from Naam Yoga LA explains a few simple and quick yoga techniques you can use when traveling to avoid stress and anxiety.

News, Health, Video, Santa Monica

VIDEO: Quick Yoga Techniques For Travelers With Naam Yoga LA

Posted Jul. 23, 2015, 9:40 am

Julien Dietrich from Naam Yoga LA explains a few simple and quick yoga techniques you can use when traveling to avoid stress and anxiety.

News, Life And Arts, Seven Days, Santa Monica, Smc

Santa Monica College’s Emeritus College Acting Troupe Perform Saturday

Posted Jul. 23, 2015, 9:22 am

Santa Monica College’s Emeritus College Acting Troupe has announced its Summer 2015 Performance at 1 pm on Saturday, July 25.

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