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Articles from the March 14, 2016 edition

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 By David Ganezer    News    March 14, 2016

Residocracy Launches LUVE Initiative to Limit Development

Residocracy, a group known mostly for snarky remarks on their Facebook page, held a Rally and Kickoff for the LUVE Ballot Initiative Petition signature-gathering campaign. LUVE's supporters say the...

 
 By Dr. Seth Khames    News    March 14, 2016

Puerto Rico is the US Frontline in the War on Zika

The New York Times reports that Zika virus has begun to spread across Puerto Rico, now the United States' front line in the epidemic. Zika is asymptomatic for the great majority of people. However,...

 

Airport Opponents Call for City Attorney Marsha Jones Moutrie to Resign

War of the Letters: Airport Group Calls for City Attorney to Resign From: Jonathan Stein Subject: City Attorney Marsha Moutrie resignation and Atlantic Aviation Lease Renewal for which she vehemently...

 
 By Grace Smith    Business    March 14, 2016

LET'S DO THE NUMBERS Santa Monica College Professors Spread the Message of Financial Literacy

Jenny Resnick, who teaches accounting and personal finance courses at Santa Monica College (SMC), was shocked to hear her daughter – a recent college graduate – say that her contemporaries...

 

The Confirmation/ Miracles from Heaven

Clive Owen is always a welcome presence in any film, but particularly in one as smartly subtle and engaging as Bob Nelson's THE CONFIRMATION, and in which Owen shares the screen with (and is often...

 

Distinctive Assets Award Gifting Event- The Awards Gifting Event with a difference.

Award season in Hollywood is always an exciting time and the 2016 Oscar season was witness to a variety of different gifting suites happening all around tinsel town in honor of the nominees. Los...

 

Keith Emerson was a Key Keyboardist of the Progressive Rock Era

THE BRITISH COMMUNITY in Santa Monica lost one of its more famous members last week, with the death of musician Keith Emerson, keyboardist of the English supergroup Emerson, Lake & Palmer and one...

 

FASTBALL • I SAW THE LIGHT • JANE WANTS A BOYFRIEND • THE BRONZE

Still in the midst of spring break and with baseball season fast upon us, it's a moviegoing grand slam this week with everything from a biopic on an American institution, Hank Williams, to a...

 

Local Artist Olaf Pooley Celebrates 100th Birthday

(From our March 3, 2014 issue, with an update at the end.) Olaf Pooley is a very special man. He turns 100 years old on March 13. This man has seen many changes throughout the years he's been alive....

 
 By Jackie Reid    Events   

Easter Event Directed at Homeless Children

For over 30 years, American Family Housing (AFH) has been providing a continuum of housing and a broad spectrum of related services to vulnerable populations facing barriers to achieving housing stabi...

 

Belgian Police Charge 3 more Suspects

Belgian police have announced that they have charged three men for terrorist offenses Saturday, including a man notorious as the "man in the hat" shown on surveillance video at Brussels Airport...

 
 By Observer Staff    News    March 14, 2016

Quelle Surprise: It's Not OJ's Murder Knife

A knife reportedly found at the O.J. Simpson's former estate is not connected to the one-time football star's infamous 1994 murder case, Los Angeles police confirmed Friday. Forensic testing...

 

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