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.
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.
Posted Jul. 27, 2015, 9:26 am
Fire Station 59 hosted a Special Olympics visit for the Italian delegation in Brentwood on Wednesday.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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."
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.”
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.
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.