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The California Coastal Commission this reopened a long-standing fight with Venice Beach, Santa Monica's neighbor to the south, over the City of L.A.'s beach curfew.
A coalition of Santa Monica civic and business leaders are joining together to plant trees for the community in order to celebrate Arbor Day this month.
Earth day was first created April 22, 1970 by peace activist John McConnell. It was started as a day to celebrate, show support and spread awareness for environment protection.
Jocelyn Lee shoots primarily portraits, taking a conceptual approach that strives to elevate them to fine art.
Who would have thought a fighter with a more polished style would lose to someone with a more flawed style? That would be the case when Charles Martin and his unorthodox and flawed style was able to break Flores down, eventually stopping him in the fourth round at the Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, CA.
As a community rallies to help paralyzed victim, Ian Imes, in his recovery, a proposed bill would require severe penalties for drivers convicted of hit-and-run crimes.
Santa Monica's most tenants' rights group voted Saturday to oppose an effort that would put the future of the bayside city's century-old airport on the ballot in November.
A six-year $927.2-million plan to connect Downtown Santa Monica to East Los Angeles, Long Beach and Pasadena by rail moved forward Tuesday when Metro staff recommended a contractor to the County agency's board.
This Aug. 19, 2012 file photo shows actor Cory Monteith at the 2012 Do Something awards in Santa Monica, Calif.
Cruiserweight Yunier Dorticos hits hard. Really hard. Yet, he does not only want to be known as a hard-hitting puncher.
Caelan Wright, above, has a skin product applied by Tamika Iyalla at a Lush store in S.F. Photo: Brant Ward, The Chronicle Lush uses natural ingredients in its colorful products, including exfoliants made from food items rather than plastic.
SANTA MONICA, Calif. - Barely three months after their release from Russian prison, Masha Alekhina and Nadya Tolokonnikova sit outside a Santa Monica hotel, smoking cigarettes, insisting that their group Pussy Riot is not a band.
Paul Weller has won A 10,000 privacy damages for three of his children whose faces were "plastered" over a newspaper website.
With less than two months to go before the June 3 primary, the race to become L.A. County's 3rd District Supervisor is heating up as candidates rack up major last-minute endorsements.
Michael King, president of King Sports, watches the weigh-in for Wednesday's inaugural "Boxing at Baker" at the Baker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif., on Tuesday, April 15, 2014.