Tag: Westwood

LADWP Appoints Interim General Manager

LOS FELIZ—The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power announced on Tuesday, July 23, that the board appointed Martin L. Adams as the new...

Tom Bergin’s Declared Historic Cultural Monument

WESTWOOD—On Tuesday, June 18, the Los Angeles City Council voted to declare Tom Bergin’s, an historic-cultural monument despite the owners wishes. The amendment reads as:...

LA’s Safest Driver Contest Coming To Westwood

WESTWOOD—The city of Los Angeles, in partnership with the United Services Automobile Association, and Cambridge Mobile Telematics has launched a safe driving contest that...

Sunset Boulevard Construction Set To Begin This Month

BEVERLY HILLS—Construction along Sunset Boulevard is set to begin mid-June in order to improve electrical infrastructure in the Bel Air, Beverly Crest and Westwood...

UCLA Grad Brian Lewinstein’s Body Found

WESTWOOD—Brian Lewinstein, a 23 year-old UCLA graduate, disappeared on August 12,  after falling from the top of the Toketee Falls in Oregon. At about...

Metro Purple Line Subway Extension Underway

BEVERLY HILLS—One of Metro’s priority projects, the Purple Line Subway Extension will construct seven new stations will be added, providing access to the Westside—the...

Fire Closes Westwood Restaurant

WESTWOOD—The Los Angeles Fire Department reported to the scene of a commercial building fire at around 2:30 a.m. on Sunday, August 19. Firefighters from LAFD...

Wally’s Wine And Spirits Set To Close

WESTWOOD—Wally’s Wine & Spirits will close one set of its glass doors in Westwood and open another establishment in Santa Monica. The green-canopied shop, which...

Parts Of Sunset Blvd. Closed

WESTWOOD—A large portion of Sunset Boulevard is expected to be congested over the weekend to accommodate construction. The city of Los Angeles Bureau of Street...

Purple Line Metro Extension Making Progress

BEVERLY HILLS/WESTWOOD—Progress is being made to the LA Metro Purple Line Metro Extension which will provide a quicker ride from Downtown Los Angeles to...

UCLA Head Coach Jim Mora Fired

WESTWOOD—Jim Mora, head coach of the UCLA football team, was fired Sunday following the 23-28 loss to crosstown rivals USC on Saturday. According to...

Students Vying For Control Over Westwood Neighborhood Council

WESTWOOD—UCLA students have become more active in the Westwood Neighborhood Council and are proposing to create an entirely new council to push their own...

LAPD Stops Assembly Of DACA Supporters Halting Traffic

WESTWOOD—The Los Angeles Police Department arrived on the scene on Thursday, October 5, after dozens of DACA supporters crowded the street and stopped traffic. Starting...

3.6 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Westwood

WESTWOOD—At approximately 11:20 p.m. on Monday, September 18, an earthquake with a magnitude 3.6 shook the grounds 3 miles northwest of Westwood. It was...

UCLA Student Found Dead Inside University Apartment

WESTWOOD—A 26-year old woman was found dead in her UCLA university apartment on Wednesday, September 13 at around 6:45 p.m. Firefighters from the Los Angeles...

Multiple Robberies Reported Near UCLA

WESTWOOD—Authorities are searching for two armed suspects who committed two separate robberies near the UCLA campus on Saturday, July 22, just before 1 a.m.,...

UCLA Police Department Seeking Indecent Exposure Suspect

WESTWOOD—Authorities are searching for a man who inappropriately exposed himself in a men’s restroom on the UCLA campus, according to an alert that was released...

Police Investigate Child’s Death At UCLA Medical Center

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...

Fourth Poke Restaurant Opens In Westwood

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...

Purple Line Extension To Westwood To Open Ahead Of Schedule

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...
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