Enter the Palisadian-Post’s Annual Travel Writing Contest

February 28, 2015 at 11:13 am
The Palisadian-Post’s annual travel writing contest offers readers a chance to have their travel stories published in the March 26 Travel Tales & Summer Camps special section.  Please write about a memorable trip or slice of your trip in 700 words or less and send by email to  Entries must be from Pacific Palisades residents. ... More

Showers expected to hit Los Angeles area beginning Saturday afternoon

February 28, 2015 at 11:13 am
A winter storm is expected to bring showers and cooler temperatures across Southern California Saturday afternoon and throughout the evening, the National Weather Service said. More

Man Falls Over 100 Feet From Electrical Pole In Boyle Heights

February 28, 2015 at 9:23 am
A man in his early 40s was electrocuted Saturday after climbing on a power pole. More

Mayor Garcetti launches OurCycle L.A. to provide computers to Angelenos in need

February 27, 2015 at 8:59 pm
Los Angeles Mayor Garcetti has launched OurCycle L.A., a new City of Los Angeles program to refurbish City computers slated for replacement and give them to Angelenos in need.  Computers not suitable for refurbishment will be recycled by a local e-waste social enterprise company committed to providing job training to previously incarcerated Angelenos who face ... More

10 Freeway, PCH back open after death investigation closure in Santa Monica

February 27, 2015 at 8:59 pm
A busy stretch of Pacific Coast Highway and the 10 Freeway were temporarily shut down Friday morning due to a death investigation in Santa Monica. More

AEG hires former Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge to say that competing stadium proposal is a terrorist threat

February 27, 2015 at 8:41 pm
  A report commissioned by the developer of a downtown Los Angeles football stadium warns that a rival project nearby could be a potential terrorist target because of its proximity to Los Angeles International Airport. More

Pacific Coast Highway, westbound 10 closed in Santa Monica for death probe

February 27, 2015 at 8:40 am
A stretch of Pacific Coast Highway and the westbound 10 Freeway in Santa Monica were shut down early Friday morning after a person was found dead on the highway. More

Silver Lake enjoying a “Butterfly Bonanza”

February 27, 2015 at 12:06 am
Diane Edwardson says that she and her Corralitas Drive neighbors have noticed the early arrival of butterflies this year. Some brightly colored and rarely seen species, like the Red Admiral and Fritillary Camouflage, have been spotted this year among the regulars that float across the lush green grass and flowers in bloom. “Neighbors have been ... More

Thousands gather to push for better treatment, conditions at LAUSD schools

February 27, 2015 at 12:05 am
Teachers, parents and students were holding a rally Thursday afternoon to push for better conditions and better treatment of teachers in local schools. More

Would-Be Eagle Scout To Try To Trap Birds Of Prey At LAX

February 26, 2015 at 8:55 pm
A would-be Eagle Scout is hoping to catch some real-life birds of prey at LAX. More

Man arrested in shooting of transgender woman in South LA

February 26, 2015 at 8:55 pm
Police have arrested a 30-year-old Inglewood man in connection with the December shooting death of a transgender woman as she phoned authorities for assistance in South Los Angeles. The suspect, Robert James Spells, was taken into custody at about 4 p.m. Wednesday at a relative’s residence in Los Angeles by the Pacific Southwest U.S. Marshall Task ... More