Posts Tagged ‘Westwood’


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
image

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 – latimes.com

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 […]

Driver Arrested, Another Injured In Fiery Crash That Shuts Down SB 405 Freeway

April 5, 2014 at 9:18 am
image

A motorist was arrested and another rushed to a hospital following a fiery crash in LA Friday night which temporarily closed the southbound 405 Freeway. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

A Survey for City-Wide Wi-Fi

April 4, 2014 at 5:43 pm
image

Do you want internet access wherever you go? Los Angeles City wants to hear from you. Take this survey to give your input on how much you access the internet, what you use it for, and how much you think faster and slower internet access should cost (if at all) Angelenos. It takes about 2 […]

iPic to bring luxury cinema to Westwood

April 3, 2014 at 9:38 pm

iPic Theaters, the company that operates a popular luxury movie theater in Pasadena, is bringing its brand of premium cinema to Westwood.      Continue reading: L.A. Times – Entertainment News

UCLA Student Arrested On Sexual Assault Charges

April 3, 2014 at 6:33 am

A 21-year-old UCLA student faced charges Thursday of false imprisonment and sexual assault, according to a student organization’s statement. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

Sepulveda Pass toll road or rail line possible under new tax plan

March 29, 2014 at 4:40 pm

Los Angeles County voters could be asked in 2015 to fund a variety of transportation projects, including new rail lines and possibly a toll highway and rail line through the Sepulveda Pass. Continue reading: L.A. Now – latimes.com