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WATCH: $25,000 A Day For A Tree?

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 09.07.2012 | Los Angeles

It makes sense that in the eco-friendly, liberal-leaning city of Santa Monica, Calif., tears would be shed over a tree. But it's also a very special t...

One Eye, Three Points of View, and a Blue Moon

David Hume Kennerly | Posted 11.04.2012 | Arts
David Hume Kennerly

My mission was to try and make three totally different photos of the same subject with the three cameras, and I would only have a few minutes to do it before the moon disappeared into the haze.

WATCH: DJ Remixes LA, Comes Up With Something Awesome

Posted 08.16.2012 | Los Angeles

What does LA sound like to you? Perhaps an orchestra working to a hip hop beat, or soft acoustic guitar? In a KCET series called Artbound, DJ Cut C...

Woman Sues For Billions Because Parking Meters Allegedly Make Her Sick

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 08.17.2012 | Weird News

A woman says Santa Monica's new parking meters are ruining her health because of the wireless signal they emit and she wants $1.7 billion to make up f...

Ocean Avenue Seafood: It's the Season for Seasonal Fish

Scott Bridges | Posted 10.15.2012 | Los Angeles
Scott Bridges

The August heat is upon us, and it's likely that your appetite has disappeared like the June gloom. It's time for lighter meals, refreshing drinks and ocean breezes. And an ideal place to find all that is at Ocean Avenue Seafood.

Surf, Sand And Santa Monica

Vitamin Daily | Posted 10.10.2012 | Travel
Vitamin Daily

On a recent trip to Southern California, Caroline Gault, guest editor to Vitamin Daily, was so blown away by the beachy-chic lifestyle of Santa Monica that she decided to drop everything and move there.

PHOTOS: 12 Gorgeous Hotel Golf Courses With Ocean Views

Oyster | Posted 09.25.2012 | Travel
Oyster

For all you golfers out there -- Hi, Dad! -- we found twelve beautiful hotel golf courses around the globe that have killer vistas to boot.

Smoke-Free Santa Monica?

The Huffington Post | Eliza Fisher | Posted 07.12.2012 | Los Angeles

Put out your cigarettes, smoking tenants of Santa Monica. Tuesday night, the city council passed an ordinance that curtails smoking in apartments, ...

The Orange Line Extension -- Another Reason to Leave Your Car at Home

Joel Epstein | Posted 09.02.2012 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

Unless you are transporting your horse from Chatsworth to the polo field at Will Rogers State Park in Pacific Palisades, there is no reason not to ride the Orange Line.

A Take Out Order of the Westside Subway Extension

Joel Epstein | Posted 06.26.2012 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

With the Rampture upon us and street services repaving the street I live on, even though my stretch seems just fine, I have been challenged of late to see the L.A. transportation glass as mostly full.

Lineup Revealed For Summer Concert Series On Santa Monica Pier

The Huffington Post | Eliza Fisher | Posted 06.20.2012 | Los Angeles

What's better than a free concert, especially when it's on the beach at sunset? Not much. That's why we're elated to announce that the Santa Monica Pi...

Brick + Mortar: The Next Santa Monica Hot Spot

Scott Bridges | Posted 07.17.2012 | Los Angeles
Scott Bridges

Tucked away, off charming Main Street in Santa Monica, is a hot new restaurant serving modern American cuisine in an indoor/outdoor setting.

BEWARE: Parking In Santa Monica Just Got A Little Unfriendlier

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 05.09.2012 | Los Angeles

Parking in Santa Monica just got a little unfriendlier. Starting Monday, the city will be installing ground sensors and new meters at all of its m...

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. ...

Chain Reaction

Jeffrey Abelson | Posted 05.30.2012 | Arts
Jeffrey Abelson

Paul Conrad had a desire to make a bold statement about our nuclear madness, and came up with a concept for a gigantic mushroom cloud made out of chain links. He called it "Chain Reaction."

PHOTOS: Free Food Truck Night In Santa Monica

Posted 03.26.2012 | Los Angeles

Free food! Even if you know nothing about BBC America's new television show "No Kitchen Required," you're sure to love the way they're celebrating. ...

If Charities Can Beg, Why Not People?

Joel John Roberts | Posted 05.23.2012 | Impact
Joel John Roberts

A federal judge recently ruled that hurting people in the State of Utah have the constitutional right to beg on the streets, based on the fact that th...

Locanda Portofino - Italy in Santa Monica

Jay Weston | Posted 04.28.2012 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

When is a neighborhood Italian restaurant more than a neighborhood Italian restaurant? When people travel from all over the city to eat there. The ultimate "neighborhood restaurant that isn't" is Locanda Portofino.

Theater Review: Our Town in Santa Monica

Hoyt Hilsman | Posted 03.21.2012 | Arts
Hoyt Hilsman

Thorton Wilder's play is arguably the greatest work in American dramatic literature. It combines elements of the mundane and universal, the quotidian and the divine, the parochial and the eternal.

PLAN ForYourArt: January 5-11

Bettina Korek | Posted 03.06.2012 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

For the first of three MOCA events, CamLab will transform two adjoining spaces in the museum, encouraging visitors to oscillate between immersion and agency as they occupy the various perspectives proposed by the installation.

3 Themes of Gov 2.0 L.A. 2012

Alan W. Silberberg | Posted 02.13.2012 | Technology
Alan W. Silberberg

We are past the point where the "Gov 2.0" in our name does more than evoke recognition. It is time to focus not on the theoretical but on the practical.

WATCH: How Was Gwyneth Paltrow Behind A Famous Televised Kiss?

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 11.30.2011 | Black Voices

Long before captivating moviegoers across the globe with her award-winning acting skills, Gwyneth Paltrow was front and center of a pivotal cultural s...

Santa Monica: How the People's Republic Became a Business Mecca

Frank Gruber | Posted 12.24.2011 | Los Angeles
Frank Gruber

Why does L.A. need to subsidize offices downtown when Santa Monica has developers banging on the door?

Highlights From Big Bang Forum Music Biz Conference

Jeff Pollack | Posted 12.20.2011 | Arts
Jeff Pollack

The Big Bang Forum, a gathering of top execs from the media, music, and digital space, had its fifth meeting this past Friday at a boutique hotel in S...

Vini, Vidi, Kiti: Santa Monica Cat Show

Turnstyle | Posted 10.31.2011 | Los Angeles
Turnstyle

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