Posted Mar. 26, 2015, 12:06 pm
More than 300 people descended on Santa Monica City Hall Tuesday night as the much-debated issue of Santa Monica Airport (SMO) tenancies and land use hit City Council’s discussion agenda.
Posted Mar. 26, 2015, 9:34 am
A two-day hot spell expected to send temperatures in Los Angeles and several other communities into the 90s will get underway today, forecasters said.
Posted Mar. 26, 2015, 9:31 am
Top-seeded Wisconsin will face fourth-seeded North Carolina in the opening game of an NCAA men's basketball tournament West Regional semifinal doubleheader at Staples Center today.
Posted Mar. 26, 2015, 8:32 am
After suffering in illness at the age of 12, Marisol Solano was suffering from Anca Glomerulonephritis (kidney failure) and had to go through three rounds of chemotherapy. She is now stable condition at the age of 15 and has made the Jr. Varsity Softball Team at Santa Monica High School.
Posted Mar. 26, 2015, 8:26 am
The Rotary Club of Santa Monica is currently accepting applications for its Community and Youth Grants program from non-profit organizations that serve the Santa Monica area and address the needs of those less fortunate in our community.
Posted Mar. 26, 2015, 8:18 am
A Las Vegas man who crashed a pickup truck into singer Jennifer Lopez's Rolls-Royce in Malibu last September pleaded no contest Wednesday to a misdemeanor DUI charge.
Posted Mar. 26, 2015, 8:11 am
A 39-year-old homeless man was charged with burglary, vehicle tampering, possession of drug paraphernalia, and appropriation of lost property after he was found inside the gates of a property where he stole an ashtray and an outdoor seat cushion.
Posted Mar. 25, 2015, 10:09 am
Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier joins Earth Hour in its “Use Your Power To Change Climate Change” mantra with a one-hour, “lights-off” on the world-famous Pacific Wheel Ferris wheel, except for the wheel rim safety lighting, at 8:30 pm this Saturday, March 28. The Pacific Wheel is the world’s only solar-powered Ferris wheel.
Posted Mar. 25, 2015, 10:06 am
Two men from Irvine were publicly identified today as the victims of a collision on Pacific Coast Highway west of Malibu.
News, Santa Monica, Pets, Nkla
Posted Mar. 25, 2015, 9:57 am
The NKLA Pet Adoption Center has adoptable dogs and cats from featured NKLA Coalition partners, including Oaky Anne and Bliss.
Posted Mar. 25, 2015, 9:20 am
Santa Monica transit authority Big Blue Bus says Routes 2 and 8 will begin long-term detours near Colorado Ave. and 4th St. starting this Thursday, March 26.
Posted Mar. 25, 2015, 9:17 am
Community members are invited to participate in the second workshop on improvements to the 1-acre lawn at Reed Park in Santa Monica.
Posted Mar. 25, 2015, 9:11 am
A 21-year-old homeless man was charged with juvenile annoyance and sexual battery after he assaulted two women in one day on Thursday, March 14.
Posted Mar. 24, 2015, 3:51 pm
Attorneys for the suspect charged in a deadly shooting spree at Los Angeles International Airport plan to argue the government should be prohibited from seeking a death sentence on the grounds that it is "unconstitutional," according to court documents obtained today.
Posted Mar. 24, 2015, 11:19 am
A smartphone app that has been guiding drivers to open parking spaces in Santa Monica is being expanded to Venice and Hollywood today.
Posted Mar. 24, 2015, 11:04 am
Two patients, one who waited seven years, underwent a newly approved heart procedure on Monday at Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica utlilizing a device that guards against stroke and blood clots for those who suffer from irregular heart rhythms – atrial fibrillation.
Posted Mar. 24, 2015, 10:59 am
A 27-year-old resident of Delaware was arrested and charged with assault after officers of the Santa Monica Police Department watched the male suspect pull a woman by the legs off a fountain on Third Street Promenade on Friday, March 13, at 10 am.
Posted Mar. 23, 2015, 1:49 pm
A citizen's lawsuit filed today accuses Malibu school officials of violating the federal Toxic Substances Control Act by failing to decontaminate the city's combined elementary, middle and high school campuses of allegedly illegal levels of cancer-causing chemicals embedded in caulk and other building materials.
Posted Mar. 23, 2015, 10:40 am
A 67-year-old man remains in critical condition today after being struck Sunday afternoon while crossing the road in the 1300 block of 2nd Street (near Arizona Ave.) by a suspected drunk driver.
Posted Mar. 23, 2015, 10:11 am
The City of Santa Monica has published its March/April edition of Seascape. It is published six times annually to inform residents about city programs and services.
Posted Mar. 23, 2015, 10:04 am
A 31-year-old man suspected of biting off the fingertip of a Venice cafe owner was behind bars today.
Posted Mar. 23, 2015, 9:53 am
A man suspected of carjacking an Audi A4 during a Santa Monica dealer test ride led LAPD officers on a pursuit in Northridge before crashing the car and being subdued by a non-lethal beanbag, police said today.
Posted Mar. 23, 2015, 9:44 am
The City of Santa Monica temporary lane closures and delays are possible during daytime hours today through Friday, March 27, in the following locations.
Posted Mar. 23, 2015, 9:21 am
A 36-year-old homeless man was arrested and charged with trespass when he was caught in an apartment holding a roll of toilet paper and told officers that he simply needed to go to the bathroom.
Posted Mar. 22, 2015, 10:09 am
A crash involving two motorcycles on Mulholland Highway in the Santa Monica Mountains near Calabasas injured three people, two of them seriously, authorities said.