Posts Tagged ‘Westwood’

Mediation fails in ACLU lawsuit over VA leases at West L.A. campus

October 29, 2014 at 11:52 pm

Mediation between the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and the American Civil Liberties Union has failed to resolve a long-running dispute over leases on the sprawling West Los Angeles campus. Continue reading: L.A. Times – Opinion Blog

Laptops, Other Valuables Stolen From 2 UCLA Students

October 15, 2014 at 6:12 pm

Authorities say two UCLA students had laptops stolen, among other valuables, in hot prowl burglaries this week. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

Family Battles UCLA Medical Student In Court For Allegedly Stealing iPad From Dying Patient

October 13, 2014 at 9:51 am

Natalie Packer was a patient at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center undergoing treatment for breast cancer last summer when she went into cardiac arrest. As responders rushed in to try to resuscitate Packer — an attempt that ultimately was unsuccessful — her iPad and glasses disappeared. Packer’s family used the device’s Find My iPad […]

Smartphone apps let neighbors report water wasters

October 2, 2014 at 9:42 pm

With Californians being urged to cut water use as the state’s historic drought drags on, a growing number of local water agencies are enlisting the public to play water cop with their smartphones. Continue reading: – Los Angeles Times

Clippers’ Doc Rivers lists Westwood condo for sale at $6.595 million

October 1, 2014 at 9:50 am

As Clippers training camp gets underway in Las Vegas, Doc Rivers is looking to shuffle the roster — in Los Angeles-area real estate, that is. Continue reading: L.A. Times – Opinion Blog

Mayor Garcetti Says The Driverless Revolution Could Start In Westwood

October 1, 2014 at 8:06 am

Mayor Eric Garcetti shared his big, futuristic ideas for a driverless revolution in Los Angeles yesterday. [ more › ] Continue reading: LAist

UCLA Student Arrested For Two Sexual Assaults In His Fairfax District Apartment

September 27, 2014 at 11:49 am

The Los Angeles Police Department arrested UCLA student Kai Andrew Bannon on Wednesday for three counts of sexual assault involving two women. Continue reading: LAist

UCLA to host conference on digital cash

September 24, 2014 at 7:52 am

A two-day conference at UCLA will focus on the past, present and future of electronic cash. The event will gather humanities scholars, engineers and science fiction authors. Continue reading: UCLA

700 DWP Customers in Westwood Lose Power

September 20, 2014 at 10:39 pm

The outage began at 8 p.m. Thursday and work was underway to restore electricity. Find out why it happened. Continue reading: Westwood-century City Patch

Ike’s Place Sandwiches Opens in Westwood

September 19, 2014 at 9:29 pm

A long time coming, Ike’s Place, the lauded San Francisco sandwich spot, is finally serving in Westwood, with a soft opening lasting through the weekend (that means 50% off sandwiches!). Also, owner Ike Shehadeh is coming to town on Monday, bringing legitimacy to this operation that almost went awry. Continue reading: Eater LA

UCLA student finds a better way to deal with her diagnosis

September 15, 2014 at 11:37 am

Headed for a career in medicine, Megan Cory turned her own diagnosis of type 1 diabetes into an opportunity to do research, raise funds and help inform the public about ways to prevent diabetes. Continue reading: UCLA

Test drive an electric vehicle at UCLA on Sept. 16

September 12, 2014 at 9:05 am

Test drive an electric vehicle at UCLA on Tuesday, Sept. 6, noon-4 p.m. during the Drive an Electric Vehicle event. Continue reading: UCLA