Tag: Santa Monica

Suspicious Package Forces Evacuation Of 3rd Street Promenade

SANTA MONICA—A suspicious package left in a trash can on Monday, September 16, on the 1400 block of 3rd Street Promenade forced shoppers to...

Home Burglary Leads To Officer-Involved Shooting

SANTA MONICA—A home burglary on Thursday, September 12, lead to an officer-involved shooting with officials from the Santa Monica Police Department.  “Police Activity Near 1100...

Santa Monica Classic Takes Place

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Classic was held on Sunday, September 8 starting at the west of Ocean View Park on Barnard Way. This is...

Santa Monica Sued For Death Of San Gabriel Man

SANTA MONICA—A lawsuit was filed against the city of Santa Monica on Wednesday, September 4 in connection to the death of a man murdered...

Housing Rental Law Remains After Airbnb Challenge

SANTA MONICA—The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has sided with the city of Santa Monica against Airbnb, Inc. and Homeaway.com’s challenge...

Man Feeding Homeless At Reed Park Asked To Stop

SANTA MONICA—Steve Petramale of Santa Monica has been advised by city officials to cease serving the homeless at Reed Park, ABC7 News first reported. Petramale...

“Hollywood Ripper,” Michael Gargiulo Guilty Of Double Murder

SANTA MONICA—On Thursday, August 15, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced that Michael Gargiulo, 43, a convicted serial killer nicknamed the "Hollywood...

Santa Monica COAST Celebration To Return September 15

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica City Celebration, COAST, is returning this year on September 15. The celebration will close sections of Ocean Avenue, Colorado Esplanade...

Jewelry Store Owner Attacked With Sledgehammer

SANTA MONICA—A Santa Monica jewelry store owner was attacked with a sledgehammer while trying to prevent his store from being robbed on Thursday, August...

Santa Monica Expands Affordable Housing Subsidies For Seniors

SANTA MONICA—The city of Santa Monica recently expanded an affordable housing pilot program for low income seniors. The program, Preserving Our Diversity (POD), began...

Central Perk Pops Up For “Friends” Fanatics

SANTA MONICA/WEST HOLLYWOOD—In honor of the 25th anniversary of the TV sitcom “Friends,” for a limited time, Santa Monica and West Hollywood will host...

David Carrillo Sentenced For 2015 Murder

SANTA MONICA—On Tuesday, August 6, David Carrillo, 33, was sentenced to 16 years to life in state prison for the murder of a man...

Santa Monica Police Lieutenant Richard Lewis Under Investigation

SANTA MONICA—Lieutenant Richard Lewis who has been a member of the Santa Monica Police Department for the past 18 years is now under criminal...

Santa Monica Celebrates Final Family Splash Day

SANTA MONICA—Saturday, August 10, will be the last family Splash Day of the summer in Santa Monica. Residents and guests are invited to join...

Two Santa Monica Apartment Buildings Subject To Rent Control Laws

SANTA MONICA—On Tuesday, July 30, the California Court of Appeals ordered two properties at 1041 20th Street and 1915 Ocean Avenue to abide by...

Missing Female Hiker Found Dead

SANTA MONICA—A woman in her 70s was found deceased off Yerba Buena Road near Circle X Ranch, after a missing person report was filed...

Barneys New York In Beverly Hills Will Remain Open

BEVERLY HILLS—The luxury department store Barneys New York filed for bankruptcy on Monday, August 5, and announced that it is closing 15 of its...

Guido Germano Charged With Possession Of Child Pornography

SANTA MONICA—The Los Angeles District Attorney Office’s Bureau of Investigation is investigating a case of a Santa Monica man who has been charged with...

Free Sunscreen Kiosks Installed In Santa Monica And Malibu

MALIBU/SANTA MONICA—This summer UCLA Health has partnered with sunscreen company BrightGuard and non-profit organization IMPACT Melanoma to dispense free sunscreen to the public at...

LA County Beaches Briefly Close After Storm Reported

SANTA MONICA—On Tuesday, July 23, the Santa Monica Fire Department issued an alert via social media that an electrical storm with lightning was reported...
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