Two opposing groups Friday gave their arguments to an appeals court in the case against the city of Santa Monica for banning the display of nativity scenes in Palisades Park.
The City Council voted 5-1 Tuesday night to approve an ordinance requiring the fees, with prices to be determined by the number of people enrolled in a particular class.
In a city where fitness is held at a premium, Santa Monica officials are considering a big fine on aerobics instructors who use public parks to teach.
The city of Santa Monica has allowed an elaborate nativity scene in its Palisades Park each Christmas for nearly 60 years, but officials are ending the tradition this year after an atheist set up his own non-religious display and caused an uproar.
Santa Monica police said new DNA tests led to the arrest of a 46-year-old man in the deaths of two women killed a decade ago.
Christmas will be a lot darker this year along Ocean Avenue after a vote to prohibit any unattended religious displays at Palisades Park.
Attorneys for the Santa Monica Nativity Scenes committee are ready to make their case for keeping the 60-year-old Christmas tradition alive.
Freddy “Boom Boom” Cannon visited KCAL9 Tuesday to talk about his new autobiography, Where The Action Is!
Santa Monica church leaders are outraged after an atheist group displaced them this year from their annual Christmas story display sites at a city park overlooking the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Monica Pier.