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Candidates for LA County Supervisor to Gather, Answer Questions at Mar Vista Forum

April 19, 2014 at 9:50 am
The event takes place from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Monday, April 28, at Mark Twain Middle School Auditorium. More

Philanthropist Paula Kent Meehan buys the Beverly Hills Courier

April 19, 2014 at 9:21 am
Publisher Clifton Smith announces the long-rumored sale of the feisty weekly tabloid in a front-page story. The Beverly Hills Courier has been sold to Paula Kent Meehan, a former hair-care products executive turned philanthropist. More

Santa Monica High teacher reinstated after subduing student

April 19, 2014 at 8:50 am
A Santa Monica High School teacher and coach was reinstated after an investigation into an altercation with a student. More

World Premiere of Palisades Resident’s Play “Turning Thirty”

April 18, 2014 at 10:40 pm
Frozen Yogurt-crazed Palisadian playwright, Lisa Phillips Visca, was inspired to write a play from her yogurt addiction… she prefers to call it her passion. TURNING THIRTY is an irresistible comedy about love, family and frozen yogurt. An obstacle course of trust-fund deadlines, weddings, Porsches, modern-day romance and life-changing peanut butter frozen yogurt. Since the Palisadians ... More

Venice Vapor Lab Owner Hopes City’s E-Cig Ban Helps Business

April 18, 2014 at 10:05 pm
Exceptions to the city’s new rules include lounges and retail stores dedicated to e-cigarettes. More

Proposed Building in Mar Vista to get Hearing April 22nd

April 18, 2014 at 9:40 pm
The Mar Vista Villas, called a “Community for Active Seniors,” is proposed at 3960 Grand View Blvd., across the street from both Grand View & Wildwood Schools. The Community is invited to hear about the project from the developers and give their input at the MVCC Planning and Land Use Management (PLUM) Committee meeting on ... More

About 3M Cards Compromised in Security Breach at Aaron Brothers Stores

April 18, 2014 at 7:40 pm
The breach also affects transactions made at the store’s subsidiary Aaron Brothers. More

Village businesses offer discounts to UCLA employees

April 18, 2014 at 6:40 pm
UCLA staff, faculty and students can now take advantage of discounts and incentives from 20 participating shops and restaurants, thanks to a new program created by the Westwood Village Improvement Association. More

Beyond Sight, a New Musical in Hollywood

April 18, 2014 at 10:56 am
Blind actor Robert Smith and former U.S. Marine Ginger Lawrence head the cast of a new musical about a soldier who returns to the U.S. after losing his sight during combat. Jack Carter is a committed ROTC cadet driven to answer the call of duty in the wake of a catastrophic event. Blinded in Afghanistan, ... More

Mar Vista Green Garden Showcase, April 26

April 18, 2014 at 9:53 am
The 6th Annual Mar Vista Green Garden Showcase is Saturday, April 26, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Stop by The Green Tent this Sunday to pick up a map and get help planning your tour. This Earth Day celebration, presented by the Mar Vista Community Council, celebrates sustainability in our community and provides useful information ... More

Santa Monica A Dangerous City?

April 18, 2014 at 7:35 am
Real estate blog Movoto has released a list of what it considers the 50 most dangerous places in the United States. While no California cities made the list of top 10, Santa Monica was one of four municipalities in the state that ranked 11 through 25. Santa Monica was ranked as the 24th most dangerous ... More