Image via Shutterstock California lawmaker Richard Bloom (D - Santa Monica) introduced landmark legislation last week to ban the captivity of orcas, also known as killer whales, for entertainment. Titled the "Orca Welfare and Safety Act," the bill was inspired
Naomi Watts looks relaxed after a shopping trip to Brentwood County Mart on Saturday (March 8) in Santa Monica, Calif. The 45-year-old actress was informal in ripped jeans, a white blouse and loose-fitting blazer. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Naomi Watts Naomi recently opened up about her switch from dramatic to comedic roles. [...]
Jennifer Garner shows off her natural beauty with no makeup as she leaves the Beauty Park Medical Spa on Saturday afternoon (March 8) in Santa Monica, Calif. The 41-year-old actress ran to meet her hubby Ben Affleck, who was waiting in his vintage car to pick her up! PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of [...]
Last week I went to Santa Monica to attend the FICON single family investment forum. I was not sure what to expect at the conference and I was blown away by the caliber of the investors present. I have some big goals like buying 100...Show More Summary
Says the gay male city councilman as he votes to take down the rainbow flag over city hall in West Hollywood.Another flashpoint is the strip of gay bars along Santa Monica Boulevard. Some residents and merchants wanted to officiallyShow More Summary
(Austin, TX & Santa Monica, CA, March 8, 2014) — Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF) has acquired North American distribution rights to EXISTS, a new horror film from THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT director Eduardo Sánchez. The film played last night toShow More Summary
We have Billy Vera to thank for the release of Lowell Fulson Live 1983 At My Place (Rock Beat). Fulson is caught in performance backed by Billy Vera and the Beaters at the Santa Monica club, At My Place and its a marvelous near hourShow More Summary
Broadcast vet and pioneer Theodore G. (Ted) Bergmann who produced the first NFL and Grammy telecasts died last Sunday, March 2, following surgery at St. John’s Health Center in Santa Monica. He was 93. During the course of his 70-year...Show More Summary
Heading out for a lovely day of retail therapy, Alessandra Ambrosio hit up Tiffany & Co in Santa Monica, CA on Thursday (March 6). Cute in a a denim jacket, the Brazilian babe sported a long, stylish black and white patterned dress,Show More Summary
God of War developer Sony Santa Monica was hit with layoffs recently. PlayStation head of internal software development Scott Rohde spoke with IGN about the layoffs, offering little consolation in the vague explanation. "There's not a single business on the planet where every single project that is started is a success," Rohde explained. Show More Summary
In a conversation with IGN, Sony's Scott Rohde talks about why there were layoffs at God of War dev Sony Santa Monica, and what's next for the studio.
Legislation banning the captivity of orcas for entertainment is being introduced in California by Assemblyman Richard Bloom (D-Santa Monica), Take Part reports: State Assemblymember Richard Bloom, D–Santa Monica, will introduce Friday the Orca Welfare and Safety Act, which would make...
HOLLYWOOD: La Monarca Bakery, a Mexican bakery spreading its wings across the city, just opened a new eatery at Sunset and Gower (there's another outpost in Santa Monica). The flan, agave nectar cookies, and cazuelas with chipotle beans are...
Santa Monica could be getting very ambitious with plans for the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, the 55-year-old, Welton Becket-designed convention and concert venue that's fallen into disrepair and has been shuttered since last year. There's been talk of tearing...
Robots will be everywhere in our lives, “in a good way” says Google’s Chairman Eric Schmidt. “We’re experimenting with what automation will lead to,” Schmidt said yesterday at a conference in Santa Monica, California. “Robots will become omnipresent in our lives in a good way.” Google is pushing ahead with products beyond its core search […]
Oh Beverly Hills, does Complete Streets Day mean nothing to you? The city's already underwhelming bike plan (three routes and no protected lanes) could have been bulked up considerably with the addition of bike lanes along Santa Monica Boulevard, but...
Geoff Edwards, the beloved 1970s and 1980s host of game shows such as Jackpot! and two incarnations of Treasure Hunt, passed away Wednesday at St. John’s hospital in Santa Monica. He was 83 years old. Edwards was also well known as a...Show More Summary
The veteran TV game show host, actor and radio personality died today of pneumonia at St. John’s Health Center in Santa Monica. Geoff Edwards was 83. He hosted a series of game shows from the 1970s into the early ’90s, including Jackpot!,...Show More Summary
To the casual observer, it may seem that there are a lot worse neighbors than a church. Try telling that to a handful of delicate, high-strung flowers living near Santa Monica's Grant Elementary School, which is being used on...
The secret's out: the people who hate new development in Santa Monica—not just Bergamot Transit Village, but new, tall starchitect hotels, and in some cases literally everything—are mostly old and white. Okay,...