When country-pop-rocker Sheryl Crow watched the sun come up over Santa Monica Boulevard, she wouldn’t have pondered that it would take the globe another six or so hours to spin some sun Australia’s way. Nor would the sleepy passengers on my long-haul flight, a long reach over the Pacific Ocean, have considered that the [...]
Like a high-speed chase on the Santa Monica Freeway, composer Michael Gordon's "Dystopia" is a tribute to the complex urban exuberance of Los Angeles -- and it's great Music for Writers.
To get to Gjusta, you tool past Santa Monica's Main Street boutiques, past Jonathan Borofsky's leering ballerina clown on the corner of Main and Rose, and turn left just after the giant Frank Gehry binoculars that mark Google's Los Angeles offices. You will see the sprawling Gold's Gym...
Police found a body on Pacific Coast Highway in Santa Monica early this morning, and are investigating how the man died. [ more › ]
A stretch of Pacific Coast Highway and the westbound 10 Freeway in Santa Monica were shut down early Friday morning after a person was found dead on the highway.
Yesterday, I attended the SEJ Summit in Santa Monica. This is the first of eight SEJ Summits that Search Engine Journal plans to hold this year. The SEJ Summit is an invite-only event. It offers a full day of learning […]
Franklin Canyon Park is a little slice of wilderness right in Beverly Hills’ backyard. Part of the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, the original ranch was owned by Edward Doheny, who discovered oil in Los Angeles back in 1982 1882. Show More Summary
The Verdugo Mountains sit between the San Gabriel Mountains and the Santa Monica Mountains, towering like an island above Glendale and Burbank. Our first foray into these mountains was on the nearby Beaudry Motorway Loop which begins in Glendale. Show More Summary
Waterfalls in Malibu? You bet! In fact, the multi-tiered, 150 foot Escondido Falls are the highest waterfalls in the Santa Monica Mountains. This is an easy hike through oak-lined Escondido Canyon, just off Pacific Coast Highway in the middle of Malibu. Show More Summary
The Backbone Trail. It’s on the list. This 68 mile trail traverses the entire Santa Monica Mountain range, starting near sea-level at the westernmost end in Point Mugu State Park, the trail climbs to the highest point at 3,111 ft. Sandstone...Show More Summary
Lindsay Lohan, PLEASE. That was basically the reaction of a Santa Monica, Calif., judge, who reviewed the actress' alleged community service reports and ordered her to re-do them. The star failed to complete 240 hours - a requirement...Show More Summary
When the World Surf League wants to project success they’ll invite potential sponsors to their newly renovated Santa Monica, California offices where Malibu design build firm Classical Progression, Inc. just gave the place a complete “surfer” make over. Just steps from the surf in Santa Monica, the newly renovated, vintage bow-truss warehouse boasts business and […]
Lindsay Lohan is still not finished with her community service. According to E! Judge Mark Young ordered the troubled star to complete an additional 125 hours of community service during a court hearing in Santa Monica. According toShow More Summary
Santa Monica City Council has prioritized animal welfare and public safety by banning exotic and wild animals from places frequented by the public and effectively made the Santa Monica... The post PETA Statement re Exotic and Wild Animals Banned From Santa Monica Pier appeared first on PETA.
Nicola Buck recently captured this image of her daughter atop a local street in the Pacific Palisades, which she says also serves as the unofficial entrance to the Santa Monica mountains.
The New York Times checks in with Paul Speaker and the ZoSea Media Holdings crew to get their spin on plans for World Surf League web broadcasting and the new 6,000 square foot production studio in their Santa Monica, California headquarters. Not surprisingly, according to WSL data the WSL is doing very well on everything […]
On Hallmark’s Home & Family, four of the “blind date” contestants for The Amazing Race 26 talked about how they were cast, and two of them who were eventually paired together had an interesting story: they were both recruited in Santa Monica, California. Show More Summary
A man who barricaded himself in a Santa Monica apartment in a nearly five-hour standoff with a Los Angeles County sheriff's special weapons team faces a possible murder charge and is being held on $1-million bail, officials said Sun...
A man who had barricaded himself in a Santa Monica apartment surrendered after a sheriff's special weapons team fired tear gas into the unit.
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — A day before it may soar at the Oscars, "Birdman" spread its wings at the 30th Independent Film Spirit Awards, winning best picture, best actor for Michael Keaton and best cinematography. The elegantly stitched...Show More Summary