Posted Sep. 4, 2015, 9:28 am
Labor Day weekend is always a big one for sports fans, and this weekend will be no different. Tennis fans can check out the 86th annual Santa Monica Open being held at Reed Park on September 5-7.
Posted Sep. 1, 2015, 5:22 pm
The Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously today to move forward with a bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympic Games, prompting the U.S. Olympic Committee to formally name Los Angeles as its official bidder for the athletic spectacle.
Posted Aug. 30, 2015, 10:45 am
Vin Scully said on Saturday that 2016 "realistically" will be his final season as a Los Angeles Dodgers announcer.
Posted Aug. 28, 2015, 9:04 am
Ramsey Lambert has been all over the map when it comes to coaching football at the high school and college level, but his latest stop is in Santa Monica. The new Vikings head coach already has an experienced squad to work with this season.
Posted Aug. 25, 2015, 10:11 am
Santa Monica Junior Open tennis director William Nissley speaks about the tournament that ran from Aug. 17-21 and a tourney for adults will take place over Labor Day Weekend.
Posted Aug. 21, 2015, 9:17 am
Former pro tennis star Pam Shriver was at the Santa Monica Tennis Club to watch her son compete in a junior tournament this week, and to offer advice on how tennis can become a more popular sport in the United States.
Posted Aug. 17, 2015, 10:22 am
Santa Monica swimmer Serafina King, 17, returned from the 2015 Parapan American Games on Sunday with a bronze medal in hand. The games were held in Toronto, Canada.
Posted Aug. 16, 2015, 9:46 am
The Los Angeles Dodgers are asking fans to bring their gently used clothing and shoes to Dodger Stadium today in connection with the team's annual Christian Faith Day.
Posted Aug. 13, 2015, 9:35 am
Registration has opened for the Fall 2015 youth basketball season at the Santa Monica YMCA. Forms are available in the lobby of the Y at the corner of 6th St. and Santa Monica Blvd., online at ymcasm.org and will be available through the local schools after they re-open for the school year.
Posted Aug. 12, 2015, 3:36 pm
The U.S. Olympic Committee announced today it is working to finalize terms for Los Angeles to become the nation's bidder to host the 2024 Summer Games.
Posted Aug. 11, 2015, 9:18 am
National Football League owners will hold a special meeting in Chicago today to get an update on proposals to relocate one or more teams to the Los Angeles area, although no decisions will be made.
Posted Aug. 10, 2015, 9:11 am
Former USC, National Football League and broadcasting star Frank Gifford died today at age 84, his family said.
Posted Aug. 2, 2015, 9:13 am
The 2015 Special Olympics World Games will come to a close today in the same venue where they began this time last week -- the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
Posted Aug. 2, 2015, 9:11 am
The first Dodgers Wives Mystery Bag fundraising event will be held at today's Los Angeles Dodgers-Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim interleague game at Dodger Stadium.
Posted Jul. 28, 2015, 9:15 am
Jordan Wilimovsky of Malibu qualified for a spot on the 2016 U.S. Olympic team on Monday by winning the men's 10-kilometer open water swimming race at the FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia.
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. 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. 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. 23, 2015, 9:25 am
Two Santa Monica All-Star girls softball teams are heading to the ASA National Championship next week after competing in the State Tournament last weekend.
Posted Jul. 18, 2015, 8:58 am
Viewing parties for today's 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinal game between the U.S. and Cuba will be held at five locations in Los Angeles County and in Tustin in Orange County.
Posted Jul. 12, 2015, 8:58 am
Former English national team captain Steven Gerrard took a team-high three shots, one on goal, as he made his debut with the Los Angeles Galaxy in a 2-1 victory over Mexico's Club America in an International Champions Cup game Saturday night at StubHub Center.
Posted Jul. 12, 2015, 8:12 am
The Los Angeles Dodgers will celebrate Cuban Heritage Day at today's game against the Milwaukee Brewers at Dodger Stadium, with all their Cuban and Cuban-American players participating in the Viva Los Dodgers festival.
Posted Jul. 11, 2015, 10:45 am
For the second year in a row, Santa Monica Girls Fastpitch is sending multiple teams to the State softball championship this weekend in Lancaster.