Westwood

Westwood

WESTWOOD—The Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office released a report on Monday, June 19, revealing that “Star Wars” actress Carrie Fisher had cocaine and other drugs...

WESTWOOD—Authorities announced on Tuesday, June 13 they are searching for a sexual predator who targeted and sexually battered a woman who helped him locate a faculty...

WESTWOOD—Officials from the Los Angeles Police Department  are investigating the death of 8-year-old Cole Hartman, who nearly drowned in a washing machine four years...

WESTWOOD—Westwood welcomed a fourth poke restaurant on Monday, June 5, with the opening of The Poke, located on Broxton Avenue. Originated in Hawaii, poke (pronounced...

WESTWOOD–The UCPD in Westwood are searching for two men who burglarized a UCLA student’s North Village apartment on Friday, June 2. At about 2:38 a.m.,...

WESTWOOD–A new scholarship in honor of Professor William “Bill” Klug has been created by the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering. Klug was a UCLA associate...

WESTWOOD—Recreational activities and outdoor games were part of UCLA’s first Bruin Games event on Wednesday, May 24. Over 60 people were in attendance at the event,...

WESTWOOD—UCLA researchers recently discovered high levels of antibiotic-resistant genes (ARGs) in 24 parks in four California cities. ARGs lead to antibiotic-resistant bacteria. According to the New...

WESTWOOD—Metro plans to begin building the subway Purple Line Extension to Westwood in 2018 and complete construction by 2024, 9 years ahead of the original...

WESTWOOD—The Hammer Museum plans to expand the amenities offered at its museum café. The Westwood Neighborhood Council voted unanimously on Wednesday, May 10, to approve...

WESTWOOD—Elon Musk, founder and CEO of aerospace manufacturing company SpaceX, and co-founder of automaker and energy innovation company Tesla, Inc., released videos and images...

WESTWOOD—Over 52 Los Angeles Fire Department firefighters worked together to put out flames in a postal annex undergoing renovation at a Federal Building in Westwood...

WESTWOOD—Several UCLA students demanded Undergraduate Student Association Council president Danny Siegel’s resignation after a photo of him posing with the Bloods gang sign was...

GRIFFITH PARK—A car crash was reported around 10:57 a.m. involving three vehicles, including a big rig that caused flames on the Southbound 5 Freeway near Griffith Park,...

WESTWOOD—A fraud scheme targeting University of California students cost the Student Health Insurance Plan (UC SHIP) nearly $12 million. The company that created and operated the...

WESTWOOD—The 2017 inaugural UCLA Cannabis Research Symposium will take place on Thursday, April 20, between 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the UCLA Neuroscience...

WESTWOOOD—The Meyer and Renee Luskin Conference Center is expected to face a loss of $3.7 million by end of its first year operating. The...

WESTWOOD—On Monday, April 17, UCLA announced that its School of Law received a $20 million gift to launch the Promise Institute for Human Rights,...

WESTWOOD—Over a dozen UCLA students gathered in Paulley Pavilion to protest sexual harassment on campus during a welcome ceremony for incoming freshman on Saturday,...
Guggenheim

WESTWOOD—Three UCLA faculty members have been selected as recipients of the 2017 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowships, officials announced on Friday, April 7. The...

ENTERTAINMENT

HOLLYWOOD—This is the summer of the blockbusters. However, blockbusters, aren't for everybody. This summer, you have "Transformers: The Last Knight, "Spider-Man: Homecoming" and "War...