Posts Tagged ‘Westwood’

LADWP video promotes water conservation with humor

March 22, 2015 at 5:25 pm

California’s historic drought is showing no signs of easing up. The city of Los Angeles is drafting a new plan to use more local water sources by capturing stormwater throughout the L.A. basin. And Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday proposed legislation to accelerate more than $1 billion in drought-relief bond spending as we cope with a […]

UCLA Advances Over SMU In Dramatic Finish

March 20, 2015 at 8:06 am

The UCLA Bruins are moving on in the NCAA tourney. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

Suspicious Package Reported Near 405 Freeway At Wilshire

March 19, 2015 at 12:16 pm

LOS ANGELES ( — A suspicious package was reportedly found along Wilshire Boulevard near the 405 Freeway Thursday, according to police. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

At Necco, healthful Japanese small plates in Westwood

March 18, 2015 at 12:56 pm

Name of restaurant: Necco, which means "root" in Japanese, as indicated by creative uses of daikon, carrots, ginger, gobo and renkon (lotus root). The Westwood restaurant opened last October.  Continue reading: About – Los Angeles Times

405 Freeway widening project does little to improve traffic

March 18, 2015 at 7:26 am

It took five years and $1.1 billion to widen and revamp the 405 Freeway, but commuters are saying the change did nothing to improve traffic. Continue reading: RSS Feed

UCLA earns a surprise selection into the NCAA tournament

March 15, 2015 at 4:53 pm

Few outside UCLA’s locker room believed the Bruins would earn an NCAA tournament bid when selections were made on Sunday. The major tournament projections all had the Bruins on the outside of the field. Most pundits agreed. Continue reading: About – Los Angeles Times

UCLA named among world’s top public universities in international reputation ranking

March 13, 2015 at 8:18 am

UCLA was again recognized as one of the best universities in the world, according to a report by London’s Times Higher Education. Continue reading: UCLA

UCLA student attempts to run 5K on crutches in world record time

March 6, 2015 at 7:19 am

Siva Rajananda, a second-year student from Malaysia, will compete in a campus race this weekend. Continue reading: UCLA

Westwood Village Getting Demand-Based Parking Meter Pricing

March 5, 2015 at 10:41 pm

By May, the variable parking meter pricing program known as ExpressPark will have made its way into Westwood.  The LADOT will install new meters in Westwood Village by then, and… Continue reading: Curbed LA

LA Homeowners Ditch Lawns To Conserve Water Amid State’s Mega-Drought

February 26, 2015 at 8:55 pm

 A local landscaping company is taking advantage of a government rebate and transforming people’s lawns to a water-efficient alternative. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

Teen Struggling To Survive After ‘Superbug’ Infection At UCLA Hospital

February 21, 2015 at 10:45 am

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An 18-year-old student is struggling to survive after he was infected by a "superbug" outbreak tied to contaminated medical instruments at a Los Angeles hospital, his attorney said. The young man has spent nearly three months in the hospital and is in grave condition after contracting a potentially lethal, antibiotic-resistant strain […]

Residents Say Trees Along Small Stretch Near Westwood Have Become A Danger

February 11, 2015 at 10:37 pm

An area near Westwood has become a falling tree zone after residents say many have fallen on cars and caused damage. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles