• Mayor Eric Garcetti
Photo by Ted Soqui

    One Block at a Time

    Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Great Streets Initiative aims to inject new life into L.A., starting in the heart of Mar Vista By Joe Piasecki and Gary Walker They say nobody walks in L.A., but don’t tell that to Mayor Eric Garcetti....
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    Westside Scrapbook

    Linsey Silva strikes a pose during the 7th annual Venice Vintage Motorcycle Rally, held last Saturday in the Venice Farmers Market parking lot. The event included live music, a pin-up girl contest and, of course, plenty of clas...
  • Andrey Melnichenko’s $300-million mega-yacht is too big for Marina del Rey harbor
Photo by Pat Reynolds

    Now that’s a boat!

    You know you’ve got a pretty nice-sized yacht when the largest man-made harbor in the United States isn’t big enough to accommodate you. Such was the case with the 394-foot, $300-million mega-yacht “A” that anchored jus...
  • The Bay Foundation’s Victoria Ippolito helped volunteers remove more than 100 pounds of trash from waters in and around Marina del Rey last year and is ready to go another round on Saturday

    No ordinary day at the beach

    Volunteers draw a line in the sand in the fight against water pollution with Saturday’s 30th annual California Coastal Cleanup Day By Gary Walker Billed as “the biggest volunteer event on the planet,” the 30th annual Cali...
  • Google’s Venice headquarters surprised Marina Del Rey Middle School teachers with a treasure trove of classroom supplies
Photos by Jorge M. Vargas Jr.

    Google goes big in $1-million gift to schools

    The tech giant funds all requests by LAUSD teachers, starting with Marina Del Rey Middle School By Gary Walker Like many other local public schools, teachers and students at Marina Del Rey Middle School have ha...
  • Lifeguard truck runs over beachgoer in Venice

    A 25-year-old Whittier woman remains in stable condition at a local hospital after suffering bone fractures and internal lacerations when she was run over by a Los Angeles County Lifeguard truck at 4:20 p.m. Monday while lying ...
  • Armed robber posed as security guard

    A man dressed in a security guard uniform robbed a woman of her purse after threatening a couple with a gun on Monday night in the parking area of the Howard Hughes Center in Westchester, according to police. “The suspect&hel...
  • Group writes the book on Marina del Rey

    Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe joined members of the Marina del Rey Historical Society on Friday at their new Fisherman’s Village headquarters to celebrate the publication of the group’s new book, a photographic hi...
  • Rabbi Lori Shapiro transformed a booth into a sukkah at the 2010 Abbot Kinney Festival

    People of the ‘Open’ book

    Rabbi Lori Shapiro is building a Venice congregation that crosses denominational and cultural boundaries to make Judaism relevant for all Chances are that Rabbi Lori Shapiro’s Passover seder last April in Venice was unlike an...
  • Author Dave Eggers warned students that instant communication can be addicting and dangerous during a lecture  last week at LMU
Photo by Jon Rou / LMU

    Letting go of the ‘like’ button

    Author Dave Eggers warns LMU students that technology is eroding their privacy, turning stalker-like behavior into an accepted social norm and sometimes standing in the way of personal achievement By Michael Aushenker When accl...
 This Week
Iranian ex-pat speaks through art

Home is where his art is

Iranian expatriate Hossein Khosrojerdi draws from a deep well of personal history for his first solo gallery show in the U.S. By Michael Aushenker Hossein Khosrojerdi fled Iran during the Revolution. Though separated from his h...
Photo by Suzi Eszterhas / Minden Pictures
 Food And Drink
A chef uses hot charcoal to prepare kushiyaki at Sakura House
Photo by Richard Foss

Stick, meat, fire

The seemingly simple art of traditional Japanese barbecue can’t be taken for granted By Richard Foss ( I remember when I was taking a friend for his first taste of kushiyaki, the traditional Japanese b...
By Richard Foss

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