An explosion that evacuated classes at Mark Twain Middle School in Mar Vista turned out to be a science experiment gone awry.
Mar Vista residents were rattled early Friday morning after witnessing lightning spark a house fire during a storm.
Shaping a surfboard with ones own hands is sure to be high on the bucket list of any surfer you know. That’s where Shaper Supply Co.’s “Shaping School” comes in, a four-hour introductory lesson on hand-shaping a surfboard (including stand-up paddleboards) from start-to-finish.
A water treatment plant built using more than $3 million of taxpayer money was supposed to remove bacteria from the waters feeding into Santa Monica Bay but it ended up dumping more bacteria into the ocean. CBS2 investigative reporter David Goldstein spoke to activists who said the facility was a waste of stimulus money. Santa Monica officials, however, insisted they can eventually get the plant operational.
Police are warning Westside residents Tuesday about a series of burglaries they believe are tied to the heat wave.
A Los Angeles Unified School District police motorcycle officer was slightly injured Wednesday in an accident in the Mar Vista area, authorities said.
Police were investigating a shooting that left a man and two teenage children wounded Sunday.