Santa Monica Tunnel, Ramps To Close Overnight For UpgradesThe tunnel that connects the 10 Freeway to Pacific Coast Highway is scheduled to close overnight for upgrades next week, Caltrans reminded drivers Friday.
Mom Reunited With Newborn After Surviving COVID-19, Being Discharged From HospitalA new mom who was transferred to Providence Saint John's Health Center nearly a month ago for COVID-19 treatment got to go home Tuesday and meet her newborn son for the first time.
Santa Monica Waives Parking Structure Fees Through Christmas Dayhe city of Santa Monica is temporarily waiving parking fees in public parking structures through Christmas Day to attract shoppers to Third Street Promenade and nearby businesses.
'A Legacy I Do Not Want To Lose': Santa Monica's Iconic Playland Arcade In Danger Of Closing PermanentlySince the 1950s, Playland Arcade has been a Santa Monica Pier staple. But now, due to the coronavirus pandemic, the iconic business is in danger of closing for good.
CEO Caught On Camera Allegedly Abusing Dog ChargedA local CEO accused of abusing his dog has been charged with one misdemeanor count of animal neglect, a spokesperson for the city of Santa Monica confirmed Friday.
Santa Monica Police Chief Cynthia Renaud Retiring Amid ‘Strained Community-Police Relations’Former Santa Monica Police Chief Jacqueline Seabrooks will resume the role of interim chief until a permanent replacement is found.
Santa Monica Day Spa Owner Admits To Buying Up 20,000 N95 Masks, Selling Them For As Much As 1,100% Over List PriceNiki Schwarz, 55, of Santa Monica, is the owner of Tikkun Holistic Spa, 1460 4th St. Schwarz, who was charged in federal court Tuesday with one count of hoarding and price gouging, agreed to plead guilty to the misdemeanor offense, federal officials said.
'What Is Going On?': Woman Says Mail-In Ballots Found Trashed In Santa MonicaA Santa Monica woman says her husband discovered dozens of mail-in ballots in a trash bin - and now one city council candidate wants answers.
Gates Reopen At 12 Outdoor Playgrounds Across Santa MonicaGates were opened at 12 different playgrounds that were shut down for months during the pandemic.
Santa Monica To Reopen 12 Outdoor Playgrounds FridaySanta Monica will reopen 12 of the city's play areas this week.
Eddie Van Halen Dies Of Cancer At 65The rocker’s son, Wolf Van Halen, confirmed the death of his father Tuesday with a tweet.
911 Integration With Uber App Expanded To Beverly Hills, Burbank, Long Beach, Santa Monica, TorranceThe integration of 911 in the app transmits location and ride information automatically so it shows up on dispatchers’ computer screens, and does not need to be given verbally.
Prosecutors Investigating After Video Surfaces Showing Santa Monica Man Abusing PuppyThe video appears to show the man picking up the dog by the neck and violently shaking it while in a hallway. At one point he appears to strike the dog.
Caught On Video: Woman Dragged Into Santa Monica Street In Violent Purse SnatchingSurveillance video shows the woman tried to hold on to the purse, and was dragged out into the street. The man ran off to a vehicle waiting across the street, where two others were waiting.
$5K Reward Offered For Information On Suspect Who Started Fires At Several Santa Monica BusinessesA reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information related to the arrest of a person responsible for starting fires at several businesses in Santa Monica.