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Police: Santa Monica Shooter Penned Apology Note

AP | TAMI ABDOLLAH | Posted 08.13.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — John Zawahri left a farewell note in which he expressed remorse for killing his father and brother but left no explanation for the...

Not Everyone Got To Graduate

Los Angeles Daily News | Christina Villacorte | Posted 08.12.2013 | Los Angeles

SANTA MONICA -- Amid tight security, about 575 students graduated Tuesday from Santa Monica College, just days after a murderous rampage ended in a sh...

SMC's Year: Shooting Rampage, Bomb Scare, Suicide & Threats

Los Angeles Daily News | Dana Bartholomew and Susan Abram | Posted 08.11.2013 | Los Angeles

SANTA MONICA -- Students and staff returned to Santa Monica College on Monday to finish their final exams and mourn the victim's of Friday's shooting ...

Powerless to Protect

Robert D. Stolorow | Posted 08.08.2013 | Crime
Robert D. Stolorow

Yesterday morning, shortly before noon, my wife Julia dropped off our daughter Emily at Santa Monica College to take her final exam in English. A few ...

ANOTHER Shooting In Santa Monica

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 06.11.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Multiple gunshot victims were reported in Santa Monica, Calif., early Tuesday morning. The crime scene is just blocks away from Sant...

Shooting At Santa Monica College

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala & Kathleen Miles | Posted 06.11.2013 | Los Angeles

Santa Monica College was placed on lockdown Friday after reports that a suspect fired a gun inside a campus building just before noon. Five people ...

A Mother and Daughter's Road to a More Environmentally Friendly Path

JVS Los Angeles | Posted 04.22.2013 | Impact
JVS Los Angeles

2012-11-13-jrlogo300x60.gifThere are not, generally speaking, a lot of silver linings to having your daughter hit by a drunk driver.

Tuition Plan In California Would Be Illegal, State AG Says

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 04.19.2012 | College

Charging nearly four times more for in-demand core classes at Santa Monica College is illegal, according to the California attorney general's office. ...

Santa Monica College Trustees Hold Emergency Meeting

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 04.06.2012 | College

Students at Santa Monica College continue to protest on campus against tuition hikes in the three days following the pepper-spraying of demonstrators ...

Santa Monica College President Defends Campus Police

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 04.05.2012 | College

Santa Monica College president Dr. Chui L. Tsang defended campus police who dealt with demonstrators Tuesday evening, pepper-spraying dozens of studen...

Community Colleges Need Alternatives

The Daily Trojan | Posted 06.04.2012 | College
The Daily Trojan

A reason students attend community college before applying to a more expensive four-year college is to save money. Pricier courses would undermine their purpose: providing affordable options to students from all backgrounds.

Will Rich Students Get First Dibs At Community Colleges?

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 03.18.2012 | Los Angeles

After millions of dollars in budget cuts over the last few years, Santa Monica College says that help is on the way -- thanks to a controversial new p...

Man In Wetsuit-like Outfit Allegedly Assaults Santa Monica College Student

go.com | Posted 09.07.2011 | College

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (KABC) -- A search is under way for a sexual predator in Santa Monica after police said a college student was assaulted. ...

A Station Says Goodbye to Its Long-Time General Manager, Ruth Seymour

Anthea Raymond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Anthea Raymond

Last Thursday was KCRW General Manger Ruth Seymour's birthday. It was also the day staff and station friends gathered at the Rose Cafe in Venice to honor Ruth for the 32 years she spent with KCRW.