Posts Tagged ‘Westwood’

Booze with earth-saving benefits at Westwood’s BLVD 16

April 23, 2014 at 9:05 am

Raise a glass to Mother Earth at Westwood’s BLVD 16 for Mother Earth, or for at least as long as we have it around! Westwood’s trendy BLVD 16 bar/restaurant mixing up batches of earthy… Continue reading: Examiner Los Angeles Edition Articles

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. Continue reading: UCLA

Coldplay to play May 19 at UCLA’s Royce Hall, five more small shows

April 17, 2014 at 10:35 pm

Coldplay will do a rare small-theater show on May 19 at UCLA’s Royce Hall on the day the band’s new album, “Ghost Stories,” is released. Continue reading: L.A. Times – Entertainment News

UCLA reaches out to students, victims of sexual assault

April 17, 2014 at 6:12 am

A new UCLA-produced video highlights information about resources for victims of sexual assault and features students reading accounts typical of survivors’ stories. Continue reading: UCLA Newsroom: UCLA Newsroom

Northbound 405 Lanes Through West LA To Be Closed Overnight Wednesday Through Friday

April 16, 2014 at 6:18 am

Metro will close a small portion of the northbound 405 Freeway in West LA during early morning hours for the next several days. The closure, which will take place Wednesday morning through Saturday morning, will allow crews to facilitate re-striping of the pavement. It is expected to stretch from Santa Monica Boulevard to Wilshire Boulevard. […]

More than 4,000 students participate in LA Hacks hackathon at UCLA

April 13, 2014 at 10:24 am

The basketball court at UCLA’s Pauley Pavilion was teeming with young hackers this weekend as more than 4,000 students descended on the school for the second annual LA Hacks event. Continue reading: L.A. Times – Technology News

Musicians rally in Westwood to curb job outsourcing

April 11, 2014 at 8:58 am

Los Angeles musicians rallied Thursday in Westwood as part of a campaign demanding more respect from film executives. Continue reading: KABC-TV Los Angeles News, Weather & Traffic | Southern California News

UCLA bathroom peeper catches women showering

April 10, 2014 at 6:50 am

UCLA police is warning students of a bathroom peeper who has been spotted creeping around shower stalls on campus. Two female UCLA students have reported seeing a man peer over an adjacent shower stall while showering at Sproul Hall on April 3. In one of the incidents, the man held a black rectangular object that […]

Tillamook Ice Cream Truck Pop Up in Westwood

April 7, 2014 at 7:53 pm

Join the Tillamook Ice Cream Tour and their brand new Ice Cream truck for a free afternoon treat. Brand Ambassadors will be giving away ice cream samples, coupons and Tillamook goodies. When: Thursday, April 17, 2014 from 11:00am-3:00pm Where: simplethings Westwood, 10874 Kinross Ave Los Angeles, CA 90024 Flavors: Oregon Strawberry – Smooth, delicious Strawberry ice […]

City of Los Angeles hopes to establish citywide Internet access

April 7, 2014 at 5:14 pm

Thirty percent of L.A. residents can’t access the Internet via a high-speed connection and one city councilman wants to change that — but doing so will take years and cost billions of dollars.  Los Angeles City Councilman Bob Blumenfield announced Monday the city will spend the next month seeking input from vendors and industry experts […]

UCLA student suffers face and neck burns after lab oven explodes

April 6, 2014 at 9:12 am

A UCLA student suffered chest injuries and burns to his face and neck when a laboratory oven exploded Saturday evening, authorities said. Continue reading: L.A. Now –

Annette Bening will solo at Geffen Playhouse, but she won’t be alone

April 5, 2014 at 9:11 pm

Annette Bening will perform at the Geffen in ‘Ruth Draper’s Monologues,’ channeling a performer who created dozens of idiosyncratic characters — not unlike Bening herself. Annette Bening will tell you about Sinatra’s phrasings, the beauty and brutality of "The Iliad," homeless enchanters, acting classes, the knife edge between the hilarious and the tragic and those […]