• Amanda Greenberg

    Police seek missing teen in Venice

                                                  An autistic teen who was last seen in Venice has been reported mis...
  • Timothy Law Snyder

    LMU names new president

                              After holding four-month nationwide search, the Loyola Marymount University Board of Trustees has unanimously elected Timothy Law Snyder...
  • Aganay Durant

    MdR Sheriff’s Station seeks missing girl

                                  The Marina del Rey Sheriff’s Station is looking for an 11 year-old girl who suffers from post-traumatic stress was repor...
  • A scene from Ralph Bakshi's "Lord of the Rings" | Image courtesy of Bakshi Productions

    The Aero celebrates Ralph Bakshi

    America’s first ‘mature’ animator appears in person Friday and Saturday for screenings of some of his best work By Michael Aushenker As a conversation with Ralph Bakshi winds down, the exasperated, no-nonsense, Brooklyn-b...
  • Students work on a “maker project” at The
Incubator School in Westchester. Photo by Jorge M. Vargas Jr.

    Reinventing School

    Classrooms innovate to compete in the ever-evolving Westside education marketplace By Gary Walker The days of a school offering just the basics — reading, writing and arithmetic — seem to be going the way of the abacus. Att...
  • Tòmas Luna Gomez died near Slauson Avenue and Braddock Drive
Photo by Mia Duncans

    Driver shot in Playa Vista, dies in Del Rey

    A 21-year-old man who was shot multiple times while driving in Playa Vista on Monday night continued driving into Del Rey for more than a mile, striking several cars as he went before paramedics pronounced him dead at the scene...
  • City officials will likely discontinue pony rides at the Santa Monica Farmers’ Market later this year
Photo by Brittany Soo Hoo

    Animal rights battle heads to court

    Santa Monica Farmers’ Market pony rides operator is suing the activist who campaigned to shut the rides down By Gary Walker A yearlong battle between an animal rights activist and the pony rides operator at the Santa Monica F...
  • The Cow’s End Café
Photo by Edizen Stowell /

    Man bites off Venice café owner’s fingertip during scuffle

    The owner of the Cow’s End Café in Venice is recovering after the tip of his finger was bitten off during a violent Saturday morning confrontation with a homeless man in the popular coffee shop. Police say Jonahthan Shain Le...
  • Last year’s Water Wise 
team, from left: Sherri Akers, Mike Bonin, Shelley Wiseman, Christy Wilhelmi and Sarah Auerswald
Photos courtesy of Sarah Auerswald

    Water Wise Expo at Mar Vista Farmers’ Market

    As anyone riding local freeways lined with “serious drought” signs knows, Los Angeles is currently experiencing its fourth consecutive year of unusually warm winters, low levels of rainfall and minimum snowmelt — all cont...
  • Playa Vista as seen last week from the 
Loyola Marymount University campus. 
Photo by Michael Kraxenberger.

    Building Playa Vista

    ‘The physical incarnation of the new L.A.’ gets ready for launch By Joe Piasecki It isn’t every day that the leader of a sprawling metropolis takes time out to preside over the grand opening of a movie theater. But this&h...
 This Week
Filmmaker Michael Barnard discusses a scene with 
Barry Henley and The Broadway Barbershop proprietor Vernon Williamson
Photo by Dan Smith

The long, slow goodbye

The film “90404 Changing” argues some of Santa Monica’s essential culture is slipping away, but it hasn’t all been lost By Michael Aushenker Just as Earth’s resources evaporate before our eyes — water, lumber, fossi...
“Shorties,” a series of brief plays written and directed by women, continues this week at the Miles Memorial Playhouse in Santa Monica
Photo by Alex Dilks Pandola
 Food And Drink
Diners become fast friends during a February secret supper hosted 
at a historic home in Venice
Photo by Richard Foss

A Secret Supper in Venice

Exploring an underground scene where meals come with a side of conversation By Richard Foss ( Some restaurants cultivate the air of a salon or house party, deliberately creating a space reminiscent of an...

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