Posts Tagged ‘Westwood’


13 Hurt When Bus Collides With Tree, Electrical Pole In Westwood

August 22, 2015 at 10:43 am

Officials are investigating what led a Metro bus to run off the road and collide with a tree. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

Man shot, wounded in Westwood

August 2, 2015 at 11:01 pm

A 26 year-old man was shot early Sunday after he and two friends got into an argument with four other men outside a Westwood bar, police said. Continue reading: latimes.com – Los Angeles Times

Campus volunteers strive to make UCLA the friendliest place in L.A.

July 29, 2015 at 10:52 pm

The UCLA Volunteer Center, which is coordinating Team UCLA’s efforts campuswide, estimates that nearly 1,000 Bruin students, faculty, staff, alumni and supporters are lending their time and talents to make the games a rousing success. Continue reading: UCLA

UCLA flood takes a toll on LADWP’s image and rate hike campaign

July 28, 2015 at 9:37 pm

It’s been a year since a 30-inch water pipe burst on Sunset Boulevard, spewing 20 million gallons of water down into the UCLA campus — about four percent of what the city uses in a day. Insurance will cover most tangible losses from the flood, but an intangible casualty could be the Los Angeles Department […]

Man Hospitalized After Being Wedged Beneath Elevator At UCLA

July 26, 2015 at 11:46 am

City Fire Department spokeswoman Margaret Stewart says the victim somehow became stuck in the elevator shaft between the ground floor and a basement floor late Tuesday. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

LADWP Vault Explodes On UCLA Campus In Westwood

July 16, 2015 at 7:12 am
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Crews Tuesday were responding to reports of a vault explosion located on the UCLA campus. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

UCLA earns one of city’s largest rebates by ditching grass to save water

July 16, 2015 at 7:09 am

Switching the IM Field to artificial turf saved UCLA nearly $700,000 through the DWP’s commercial rebate program, similar to the rebate program for homeowners who replace their lawns. Continue reading: UCLA

In LA’s ‘Tehrangeles,’ mixed feelings about proposed US-Iran accord

July 15, 2015 at 9:47 pm

The United States and Iran have struck a tentative deal that would restrict Iran’s nuclear program. In exchange, economic sanctions against Iran would be eased. For members of Los Angeles’ widespread Iranian diaspora, the news stirred deep emotions – and mixed ones, at that. Along a stretch of Westwood Boulevard known as “Persian Square” on […]

UCLA student struck during strong arm robbery in Westwood

July 11, 2015 at 9:32 pm

A UCLA student was struck early Friday morning after refusing to give a man money in Westwood. Continue reading: abc7.com RSS Feed

DWP will tap insurance for UCLA’s $13 million claim for burst pipe

July 10, 2015 at 11:44 pm

The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power reports it’s already paid $2.5 million in individual claims on damage from massive flooding after a main water pipe burst in Westwood last year – meaning whatever it agrees to pay UCLA for its damages will be billed almost entirely to insurance. The city is self-insured for […]

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar — Car Crash at UCLA … Wearing Lakers Jersey

July 8, 2015 at 11:07 pm

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is having a rough year … the NBA legend got into a car wreck at UCLA yesterday … and TMZ Sports has the pics.  Kareem was arriving to UCLA Medical Center, where he underwent quadruple bypass surgery earlier this year,… Continue reading: TMZ.com

Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs will not face felony charges in UCLA arrest

July 4, 2015 at 9:19 am

Los Angeles County prosecutors have declined to file felony charges against Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs in connection to his arrest last month following an altercation with a UCLA football coach. Continue reading: abc7.com