Posts Tagged ‘Westwood’


Former UCLA water polo player gets jail time in assault case

January 29, 2015 at 2:38 pm

A star high school water polo player who went on to play at UCLA pleaded no contest Thursday to charges of assault and criminal threats. Continue reading: L.A. Times – Opinion Blog

Three UCLA players among top 4 picks in women’s soccer draft

January 19, 2015 at 9:31 am

Three UCLA players were taken in the first four picks of Friday’s National Women’s Soccer League draft. Continue reading: L.A. Times – California | Local News

LA Residents Will Soon Be Able To Hail a Taxi Using A Smartphone

January 17, 2015 at 8:59 am

Los Angeles wants taxi drivers to get on board with a mobile app that will allow customers to hail a taxi from their smartphones. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

405 Freeway reopens through Sepulveda Pass after fatal collision

January 14, 2015 at 7:27 am

All lanes of the 405 Freeway reopened through the Sepulveda Pass following a multi-vehicle collision that left a man dead. Continue reading: abc7.com

UCLA is Most Applied-To Four-Year University In The Country

January 12, 2015 at 11:10 pm

More than 112,000 prospective students applied for admission to UCLA for fall 2015, again making the Westwood campus the most applied-to four-year university in the country, the university announced today. UCLA received 92,681 freshman applications and 20,063 transfer applications, according to the university. The number of applications is 6.5 percent higher than last year, and […]

Sheriff’s Lost Bean Bag Shotgun Found Near 405 Freeway Skirball Off-Ramp

January 7, 2015 at 11:52 am

A lost bean bag shotgun was recovered by workers by the San Diego (405) Freeway near the Skirball Center Drive off-ramp and returned to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, authorities said today. The shotgun, stored inside a black canvas bag, was recovered by construction workers driving southbound on the freeway around 7:45 a.m. Saturday, […]

Woman Hospitalized After Westwood Electrical Blaze

December 21, 2014 at 10:13 am

One woman was taken to the hospital after a stubborn fire burned the walls of a five-story apartment building in Westwood Saturday night. The incident was reported at 8:26 p.m. at the Wilshire Manor Apartments at 10635 W. Wilshire Blvd., according to Brian Humphrey of the Los Angeles Fire Department. One woman complained of respiratory irritation, and was… […]

Hundreds Of Firefighters Battle Blaze At Westwood Apartment Building

December 20, 2014 at 10:43 pm

A fire broke out a five-story apartment building in Westwood, prompting firefighters to evacuate residents. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

Fire erupts in apartments near UCLA; Wilshire Boulevard closed

December 20, 2014 at 8:35 pm

Firefighters are battling a fire at a five-story apartment building near UCLA that broke out Saturday night, officials said. Continue reading: L.A. Times – California | Local News

Man’s Body Found In Apartment Building In Westwood Near UCLA

December 14, 2014 at 12:03 pm

The discovery of a man’s body in an apartment building in Westwood near UCLA is being treated as a suspected suicide, police said today. The man’s body was found after firefighters responded to a structure fire call in the 600 block of Kelton Avenue at 1:30 a.m., a videographer at the scene said. Los Angeles […]

UCLA pep rally bonfire canceled due to protests

November 20, 2014 at 10:00 pm

A bonfire scheduled to be lit at a UCLA pep rally Thursday night was canceled due to students protesting tuition increases. Continue reading: abc7.com RSS Feed

UCLA students march against proposed UC tuition hike

November 20, 2014 at 8:36 am

Chanting “UC, UC, can’t you see? We don’t want your tuition fee,” more than 100 UCLA students marched through campus Tuesday as part of a University of California-wide student rally opposing a proposed tuition hike. Continue reading: L.A. Now – Los Angeles Times