Malibu Celebs Face Huge Waves at Beachfront Homes

September 13, 2014 at 8:41 pm
Tom Hanks, Pink, Diana Ross, Nic Cage and a slew of big stars are getting hammered by gigantic waves in their exclusive community.The rising sea levels have swallowed up the beach along Malibu Colony, the gated community which houses some of the… More

Number of Beach Visitors Soars — So Do the Number of Rescues

September 13, 2014 at 3:41 pm
As of Monday, more than 61.4 million had already hit county beaches with 11,666 ocean rescues already this year. More

20 ways to conserve water and help the California drought

September 13, 2014 at 7:08 am
Did you know that water restrictions are back into effect in Los Angeles in a big way? You could get a fine if you’re not careful, or if you’re watering your lawn on the wrong day… More

3 Shot Near In-N-Out In Palms

September 13, 2014 at 6:52 am
Three people were shot last night in the Palms area. The call came out for the area of Venice & Bagley for multiple shots fired. When LAPD arrived there were no victims – and reports that a newer model Dodge Charger in silver with a custom grill fled the scene with several male Hispanics inside. ... More

Support for California death penalty slipping

September 12, 2014 at 8:41 pm
Shown is the view a condemned inmate would have from a table inside the death chamber of the new lethal injection facility at San Quentin State Prison in San Quentin, Calif., in this file photo taken Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010. A new Field Poll found 56 percent of registered voters support keeping the death penalty, ... More

Splitting California Into 6 States? #FAIL

September 12, 2014 at 4:42 pm
Updated at the bottom with the Six Californias campaign saying it will conduct its own review of the signatures. The group blames state "dysfunction" for today’s failure. A proposed initiative by Silicon Valley venture capitalist Tim Draper to split California into six separate states failed to gather enough signatures to make the November 2016 ballot, ... More

After ‘Popping Up,’ Uniqlo Decides to Stay in Santa Monica

September 12, 2014 at 9:05 am
The Japanese-based retailer will set up permanent shop come next summer. More

Caltrans to Shut One Lane of PCH in Malibu Friday

September 12, 2014 at 9:05 am
Large waves caused by hurricanes in Mexico have caused severe erosion to slopes beneath concrete barriers, which need to be repositioned. More

Super Foods-Oriented Restaurant to Open in Santa Monica

September 12, 2014 at 9:05 am
Kye’s is located on Montana Avenue between 15th and 16th streets. More

City of Santa Monica Office of Sustainability & the Environment and Sustainable Works FREE 6-Week Green Living Workshop

September 12, 2014 at 9:05 am
Did you know it takes more than 2,400 gallons of water to produce a pound of beef? You save more water by not eating a pound of beef than by not showering for 6 months! Join a FREE Sustainable Works Green Living Workshop and learn how information like this will help you save money and ... More

Test drive an electric vehicle at UCLA on Sept. 16

September 12, 2014 at 9:05 am
Test drive an electric vehicle at UCLA on Tuesday, Sept. 6, noon-4 p.m. during the Drive an Electric Vehicle event. More