Santa Monica Newswire (Page 8)

Santa Monica Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Fed-up locals are setting electric scooters on fire, smearing them with poop and burying them at seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Westside vandals are waging a guerrilla war against pay-per-mile scooters. These Bird electric scooters were left on the Venice Beach boardwalk.

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  2. Beyond hipster gloss: Four artisanal winemakers to know from the Garagiste Wine FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Organizers of Garagiste festival, from left: Doug Minnick , Lisa Dinsmore, Melanie Webber and Stewart McLennan . Strange and wondrous things happen in garages.

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  3. Blackstone to invest in Santa Monica outsourcing firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Jaspar Weir, left, and Bryce Maddock, co-founders of TaskUs, at their Santa Monica headquarters on August 5, 2015. Below them is Maddock's dog Mr. Carter, a French bulldog.

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  4. Piero Selvaggio is closing Valentino, and opening a restaurant in Newport BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Piero Selvaggio, owner of Valentino restaurant in Santa Monica, is photographed inside the bar on Oct. 20, 2017. Selvaggio has announced plans to close the restaurant at the end of the year, and open an Italian restaurant in Newport Beach.

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  5. UCLA announces the signing of Shareef O'Neal, Shaquille's sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Santa Monica Crossroads forward Shareef O'Neal goes up for a dunk during the Roadrunners' victory against Birmingham for the Division II regional title on March 17. UCLA announced on Monday that it had signed Shareef O'Neal as part of its freshman class after the power forward from Santa Monica Crossroads School cleared eligibility hurdles, allowing him to enroll in college summer school this month. The 6-foot-10, 220-pound O'Neal, the son of former Lakers great and Hall of Famer Shaquille O'Neal, is the final member of a six-man freshman class that also includes wing players Jules Bernard and David Singleton, point guard Tyger Campbell and centers Moses Brown and Kenneth Nwuba.

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  6. Calendar Letters: About that Anna March story ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Regarding " Who Is Anna March ?" [July 29] So you think it's important to use four pages of the Sunday Arts and Books section to write about someone who has never published a book of her own, while at the same time you did not have the space for even one book review? Do you find that acceptable? The entrepreneurial histories, and respective failure rates, of March and Donald Trump are not dissimilar. She has earned as little right to literary acclaim as he has to political.

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  7. Doesn't anyone know how to talk about racism around here?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    A place setting at an embRACE L.A. dinner table in Los Angeles. The embRACE L.A. initiative is aimed at unifying Angelenos and empowering communities through a citywide conversation about race and racism. 8 comments

  8. Today: More Smog = Saving Lives?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    The Trump administration wants to get rid of aggressive fuel economy targets for cars and trucks, an action that it acknowledges would result in more pollution harmful to people's health. The upside? An improvement in vehicle and highway safety, according to administration officials.

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  9. I talked about racism with 10 strangers over dinner. It did not go wellRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    A few weeks ago I had dinner with 10 strangers of different races and ethnicities. The topic at the table was racism.

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  10. Bird scooters removed from Newport Beach under threat of criminal prosecutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    A pedestrian walks between two Bird dockless scooters in the middle of a sidewalk in Westwood on July 10. The popular motorized scooter-sharing start-up dropped at least 50 of its two-wheeled vehicles on the Balboa Peninsula over the weekend. But according to the city, the company did so without giving notice or getting a permit, and residents promptly complained about the dockless electric scooters being left on the sidewalk - one of Bird's key features is that riders can pick up and leave the scooters anywhere.

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  11. The night shift at the Pacific Dining Car is full of glitter, ghosts and blueberry pancakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    The Pacific Dining Car is the only place in the city where a jacket-clad waiter will serve you filet mignon at 3 a.m. The Pacific Dining Car restaurant in downtown Los Angeles has an unexpected concept: It serves $70 steaks by day and $19 eggs Benedict by night. Its waiters wear jackets and bow ties, and its regulars include city officials, celebrities and major athletes.

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  12. Former TV production head Larry Lyttle seeks a buyer for leafy Palisades CraftsmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Larry Lyttle, who developed the TV shows "Judge Judy" and "Judge Joe Brown," is seeking $11.8 million for his Pacific Palisades Craftsman home. Producer and entertainment executive Larry Lyttle, who oversaw production of the syndicated courtroom shows "Judge Judy" and "Judge Joe Brown," is listing his home in Pacific Palisades for sale at $11.8 million.

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  13. Another instance of #livingwhileblack? Ving Rhames recalls 2016...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Ving Rhames says a Santa Monica police officer pointed a pistol at his head when cops responded to a neighbor's 911 call of a "large black man" burglarizing his home. The "Mission: Impossible Fallout" star, wearing only basketball shorts, answered the knock, only to be greeted by a Santa Monica police officer's gun.

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  14. Review: Do you see stars? The sun? An eye? The unexpected discoveries in Robert Gunderman's worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    After dropping out of art school, Robert Gunderman joined the military and served as a small-arms specialist on a rapid response expeditionary team before being honorably discharged in 1987. Then he teamed up with artist Randy Sommer to found and run a couple of art galleries: Food House in Santa Monica and Acme in Los Angeles .

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  15. Essential Arts & Culture: Theater takes on the financial, a buoyant 'Bolero' and more Kusama-maniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Simon Russell Beale, left, Ben Miles and Adam Godley in "The Lehman Trilogy" at the National Theatre in London Theater that tackles the dark side of capitalism and a rousing performance at the Hollywood Bowl. Plus: The Times pays tribute to beloved critic Jonathan Gold, who passed away last week.

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  16. Cities crack down on electric scooter scofflaws, while trying to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    New signs at the beach in Santa Monica warn electric scooter riders to stay away. Cities are struggling to regulate the new vehicle, dropped onto sidewalks last fall by tech companies that seemed to have no idea what they were unleashing.

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  17. New mountain lion seen in Verdugo Mountains after death of P-41 hints at viable corridorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Adonis, a young male mountain lion, was captured by a camera trap set up in the Verdugo Mountains above Glendale and Burbank on June 27. He is thought to be traveling with uncollared female Nikita, former mate of the now-deceased P-41. Eight months after the death in October of P-41 - the first adult male mountain lion documented living in the Verdugo Mountains above Glendale and Burbank - from rodenticide poisoning, there's a new puma in town.

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  18. Beverly Hills City Council approves six-month ban on electric scootersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Under a six-month ban approved by the Beverly Hills City Council, people are not allowed to ride motorized scooters - or leave them behind - on any public right of way. The Beverly Hills City Council on Tuesday banned the use of motorized scooters in the city for six months, citing public safety concerns as the two-wheelers have become more popular.

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  19. Race you to the top: It's time to start training for the YMCA 75-floor stair climbRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Brian Cossio, from left, and Norma Acuna get pumped up with help from YMCA staff member Bobbi Jo Duggan at the starting line of the 2011 Ketchum-Downtown YMCA Stair Climb. You can if you finish the Ketchum-Downtown YMCA Stair Climb for Los Angeles, where 360-degree views and one big party await you atop the U.S. Bank Tower.

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  20. Review: With 'Year of the Dog,' artist Joakim Ojanen crafts ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    "Standing Blue Raku Dog" by Joakim Ojanen, 2018, glazed ceramic, 6.5 inches by 6 inches by 3 inches, at the Richard Heller Gallery in Santa Monica. The characters in "Year of the Dog," Joakim Ojanen's second solo show in the United States, are more diverse than those that appeared in the Swedish artists' solo debut two years ago, also at Richard Heller Gallery in Santa Monica.

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