Back from a picturesque holiday on Italy's Amalfi Coast with Playboy model girlfriend Brittny Ward, Button was pictured working on his fitness at an outdoor pool in Santa Monica.
91 rooms and a cool look Not all of West Hollywood’s new hotels are headed for the Sunset Strip. WeHoville reports there’s a newly proposed hotel on the eastern side of West Hollywood, on La Brea Avenue near Santa Monica Boulevard, that would bring 91 rooms, a restaurant, and eight apartments to the site in a nine-story building. Designed by Neil M. Show More Summary
This is a video news report about motorcyclist Matthew Murray, who accidentally drove his cycle off a 250-foot cliff in the Santa Monica mountains after hitting a road's gravel shoulder at 40MPH and being unable to stop. Clearly, Matthew had an angel looking out for him that day. Show More Summary
With his GoPro camera, motorcyclist Matthew Murray captured scary POV footage of him driving to work through the Santa Monica Mountains in Calabasas, California, slipping on some gravel, and plunging over a 250-foot cliff. Luckily, Matthew made it out of the situation alive. Josi Phillips is currently raising money for Matthew on GoFundMe to help...
The Van Wyck Expressway in Queens, New York. The Santa Monica Freeway in Los Angeles, California. The I-90 in Chicago, Illinois. No matter what city you live in, you can probably mention at least one bottleneck that makes commuting (particularly to and from the office) a living nightmare. And when you’re trying to get home...
"This is something you haven't seen too often," Guido Lamell, music director of the Santa Monica Symphony, said Wednesday night during the encore for the orchestra's summer fundraiser, the ensemble's Walt Disney Concert Hall debut. Lamell grabbed a bow and musical saw from under the podium and...
As this week drags to its dismal and depressing close, it’s time to start relaxing. Or to start thinking about it, anyway. So here’s a pair of sunsets at Santa Monica beach from a couple of months ago. Now start reciting your mantra. Breathe in. Breathe out.
Lawrence Wheeler, a professional musician, volunteered to play principal viola for the controversial Santa Monica concert conducted by the rightwing radio host, Dennis Prager. Here are his impressions, exclusive to Slipped Disc: This...Show More Summary
Tour a colorful, quirky home where the owners indulge their love of emerging artists and active pets.
The top floor unit offers open living space and a private balcony This airy little one-bedroom unit in Santa Monica’s Ocean Park neighborhood is just blocks from the beach in a complex built in the late 1960s. At 699 square feet, it’s...Show More Summary
Christina Fuller was down to the wire. With less than one week to go before the new school year, the Willowbrook mother who works in students services at Santa Monica College still didn’t know where her son would start sixth grade. So one night last week, she brought Robert, a quiet 11-year-old...
Project by: Kimberly Demmy of Kimberly Demmy Design Location: Santa Monica, California Kimberly Demmy created a space this is bright, hospitable and crisp. After a pretty major renovation to almost every part of her client's home, Kimberly...Show More Summary
Dennis Prager will conduct Haydn's Symphony No. 51 this week at a Santa Monica Symphony Orchestra fundraiser. "Prager's day job, however, has members of the orchestra up in arms — and laying down their instruments. He is a conservative talk show host who often targets multiculturalism, Muslims and LGBTQ people."
Tickets for 'Dialogue' go on sale August 15. [ more › ]
The untrained musician Dennis Prager, who is due to conduct the Santa Monica Symphony in Haydn’s 51st symphony at Walt Disney Concert Hall next week, has accused his critics of distorting the case. ‘I think there are 70 musicians (in the orchestra) and seven object to me conducting,’ Prager told The Hollywood Reporter. ‘The media has reported […]
A labor union for hotel workers has filed a complaint with the National Labor Relations Board, accusing the Chinese owner of a popular Santa Monica hotel of failing to provide information about a potential condominium conversion at the property. Unite Here, the union for hotel workers, said the...
Video. Beverly Hills, Hollywood, Santa Monica; all great reasons to visit Los Angeles that are unfortunately overshadowed by the city's overwhelming traffic and perpetually-gridlocked highways. But through the lens of Ralph & Randy's timelapse cameras, LA's traffic nightmare somehow looks like best reason to head to the US West Coast. More »
The "decision caused immediate outrage among some members of the symphony, and a number of them are refusing to play the fund-raiser, saying that allowing the orchestra to be conducted by Mr. Prager, who has suggested that same-sex marriage would lead to polygamy and incest, among other contentious statements, would be tantamount to endorsing and […]
“This concert is entirely not about political issues," music director and conductor Guido Lamell said. [ more › ]
The Santa Monica hotel faces a $310,000 fine for the violations State officials have recommended fining Santa Monica’s high-end Huntley Hotel $310,000 for concealing political donations aimed at blocking the expansion of a rival hotel...Show More Summary