Past Stories
Chef Miles Thompson
continues a tradition 
of experimentation 
at Michael’s
Photo by Maria Martin

The Revolution Continues

Miles Thompson takes charge of the kitchen that invented California Cuisine Chef Miles Thompson continues a tradition of experimentation at Michael’sPhoto by Maria Martin By Richard Foss Half a block north of the Third Stre...


VA_Hospital-Building

History Worth Repeating

“Old Soldiers’ Home” exhibit recounts the auspicious beginnings of the West Los Angeles VA By Stephanie Case Back in 1887, when the only thing between Santa Monica and Downtown Los Angeles was a stretch of barley and lim...


Mann Sextet to serenade the club’s final Friday night crowd

Typhoon’s Last Number

Jazz and big band music is silenced by Santa Monica Airport nightclub’s rent dispute with the city By Gary Walker Mann Sextet to serenade the club’s final Friday night crowd The punchy brass of the Mann Sextet and hypnoti...



Armen Melkonians speaks during a recent 
Santa Monica election debate. Photo by Ted Soqui. Design

Ballot Box Rebellion

Armen Melkonians asks Santa Monica voters to put the brakes on new development By Gary Walker Armen Melkonians speaks during a recentSanta Monica election debate. Photo by Ted Soqui. Design Whoever said you can’t fight city...


McKinley Elementary students set an example during Bike it Walk it Bus it Week

Community Climate Action Summit Envisions a Carbon-Neutral Santa Monica

McKinley Elementary students set an example during Bike it Walk it Bus it Week Santa Monica is hosting a Community Climate Action Summit on Saturday, Oct. 29. The summit seeks community input to ensure that Santa Monica’s 20...


Actor and musician Britt Flatmo (center) and manager L.J. Anderson 
at the Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Hundreds Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Santa Monica

Actor and musician Britt Flatmo (center) and manager L.J. Andersonat the Walk to End Alzheimer’s On Sunday, Oct. 9, 600 people participating in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s Santa Monica raised near...



The Argonaut’s Election Endorsements: Santa Monica Ballot Measures

Measure GSH City leaders are asking for a half-cent increase of Santa Monica’s retail transaction tax — similar to a sales tax, but collected from a retailer’s gross receipts — in order to replace revenue that disappear...


Huls’ choir class at Samohi teaches students to rise to expectations
Photo by Maria Martin

Tough Love

Santa Monica High School choir teacher Jeffe Huls demands greatness in the new film “Big Voice” By Brian Welk Huls’ choir class at Samohi teaches students to rise to expectationsPhoto by Maria Martin The juniors and sen...


2abeach

Saturday is Coastal Cleanup Day — Get on It!

Call it a morning of good clean fun in the sun. From 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, more than 10,000 volunteers are expected to gather at 50-plus waterside locations throughout Los Angeles County for Coastal Cleanup Day. Heal the&...



AltCar Expo will host the first public test drives of the new Honda Clarity

Plug into an Electric Future

This year’s AltCar Expo is all about making EVs the norm in Santa Monica By Stephanie Case AltCar Expo will host the first public test drives of the new Honda Clarity The 2006 documentary film “Who Killed the Electric Car...






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