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 By Christine Peake    Lifestyle    May 26, 2017 

Montana Avenue Sidewalk Sale Welcomes Masses Of Shoppers In The Santa Monica Sunshine

Not even the 81 degree heat could stop shoppers from enjoying the Annual Montana Avenue Sidewalk Sale on Saturday. The Avenue was packed with families snapping up great bargains and gifts from their...

 
 By Zane    Lifestyle    May 26, 2017 

73% of Americans Have Financial Regrets. Lack of Retirement Savings is #1

Nearly 3-in-4 U.S. adults have financial regrets, according to a new Bankrate.com report. The most common is not saving for retirement early enough, followed by not saving enough for emergency...

 
 By Sarah Storkin    Lifestyle    May 26, 2017 

King of Holland Has a Part Time Job: Airline Pilot on Dutch KLM Airlines

What's a bored king of the Pays Bas do on his off hours? Sneak out of the palace to fly jumbo jets, it turns out. The kind with passengers. King Willem-Alexander was born in Utrecht and is the oldest...

 

Kiwanis Club Youth Scholarship Awards Program Announced

The annual music and high school achievement scholarship ceremonies will be held next week in Santa Monica. These events are open to the public. The Music Scholarship Awards and Performances are on...

 

Doma Kitchen to Offer New Internationally Inspired Cuisine

Doma Kitchen, the internationally inspired restaurant known for its home-cooked fare, recently relocated to Marina del Rey after owner Angie Corrente found she could no longer keep up with the high...

 
 By Zane    Lifestyle    May 18, 2017

Is America Ready for Animated Sex?

If you grew up watching Wile E. Coyote being blown up, or Tom beat up Jerry, you'll notice that there has been a long history of violent animation – much of it aimed at young children. Older...

 

Ten Things that Often Happen in Sitcoms but Never Happen in Real Life

1. Everyone in the gang tries out for a community theater production. The most vain character doesn't get the leading role. Petty jealously and bickering lead to a disastrous performance. 2. A...

 
 By Zane    Lifestyle    May 15, 2017

The Wackiest Pet Names of 2017: We Like Empress Tzu Tzu and Colonel Mustache

The votes have been tallied and the results are in – Dunkin Butterbeans nosed out Farrah Pawcett and Fiona Penny Pickles in the dog division, while Little Booty Ham Sandwich purred past Obi Wan...

 
 By Preity Upala    Lifestyle    May 15, 2017

Hollywood Stars Set to Shine at Dubai's largest Beauty Show and Trade Fair

The Beautyworld Middle East is the region's largest international trade fair for beauty products, hair, fragrances and wellbeing. The annual showcase has built a reputation of attracting the largest b...

 
 By Ron Irwin    Lifestyle    May 15, 2017

What's a Nice Robot Girl Like You, Shooting In A Place Like This?

Robot inspires. This is an amazing tale of true passion, deep love and a rare ability to overcome some typically devastating adversity and emerge a real winner. This my friends is inspiration at its...

 

Local Resident Ed Moosbrugger Suffers Brain Disability, Meningoencephalitis

My younger brother, Ed Moosbrugger, is suffering from Meningoencephalitis," writes his brother, also named Ed Moosbrubber, who formerly covered sports for the Santa Monica Outlook, and the University...

 
 By Zoe Muntaner    Lifestyle    May 10, 2017

Risky Business Theme Highlights Importance of Knowing When Behaviors and Habits Can Be Unhealthy

Santa Monica, CA May 8, 2017-When you or someone you love is dealing with a mental health concern, sometimes it's a lot to handle. It's important to remember that mental health is essential to...

 
 By Zane    Lifestyle    April 29, 2017

PAWrometer Survey Uncovers Pet-Related Benefits Are Increasing In Popularity Among U.S. Workplaces

It's no mystery Americans love their furry friends and increasingly consider pets family members. Banfield Pet Hospital set out to better understand the prevalence, impact and perceptions of...

 

Autism Guardian Angels to Honor Matt Asner at Autfest April 23

Santa Monica-based Autism Guardian Angels and the Goody Awards for social good will honor Matt Asner (Autism Society of America) with a Golden Goody Award (lifetime achievement award) this Sunday, Apr...

 
 By Judy Lynes    Lifestyle    April 27, 2017

HoneyLove.org Hosting Bee Box-Building and Painting Event April 30

Spring is a vulnerable time in the life of honey bees. The bees leaving the hive to create a new home are provisioned only with the nectar or honey they carry in their stomachs. A swarm will starve...

 
 By Zane    Lifestyle    April 21, 2017

Angels Wings Foundation and Royal Thai Consulate of Los Angeles Launch a Community of Thai Scholars

In an inspiring effort to provide financial assistance for Thai high schoolers in the greater Los Angeles area, the Angels Wings Foundation is awarding up to $240,000 in scholarships to 24 rising...

 

Hundred Year Old Santa Monica Pier Seeks Volunteer Docents

Santa Monica, CA – Imagine how cool it would be walk along the historic Santa Monica Pier with someone who can tell you what happened where, who made it happen and what made the Pier so fascinating...

 
 By Ron Irwin    Lifestyle    April 21, 2017

Fiery Kimchi is the Reason Okinawans Live a Full Century

A while ago I reported on the glorious fact that the good people of Okinawa on average live beyond 100 years. To the best of known statistics that makes the Okinawans the longest living group of...

 
 By Zane    Lifestyle    April 18, 2017

Veryones, The New Social Thing, Announces Launch of Exclusive, reference-only membership

Veryones announced today that it plans to launch on August 1, 2016. The Mobile-only app will be available to download from that date at Appstore.com/Veryones and will initially be available...

 
 By Zane    Lifestyle    April 3, 2017

Raise a Glass to "Green" California Wines During Down to Earth Month in April

Eco-conscious consumers have many ways to celebrate with sustainably produced wines during California's 6th Annual Down to Earth Month in April. California wineries will be offering dozens of...

 
 By David Perle    Lifestyle    April 3, 2017

PETA Gives Firefighters Award for Saving Nalu the Dog From House Fire

Santa Monica, Calif. - A Compassionate Fire Department Award is on its way from PETA to Santa Monica Fire Department Engine 1C, Station 1, which responded to a fire at an apartment building on...

 
 By Zane    Lifestyle    April 3, 2017

Bollywood Dance Party 2017 Will Benefit Santa Monica Homeless

MA Center LA is holding its second Bollywood Dance Party fundraiser on Saturday, April 8, 2017, from 7 pm until midnight, at its facility located at 128 S. Catalina Avenue in Redondo Beach,...

 
 By Zane    Lifestyle    March 29, 2017

Celebrate National Licorice Day with the Red Vines California Collection and Tour

National Licorice Day is Wednesday, April 12, 2017 and to celebrate, the American Licorice Company has created the Red Vines California Collection. The first-time-ever package of seven different licor...

 
 By Kat Thomas    Lifestyle    March 29, 2017

6 Ways to Plan the Perfect Wine Picnic with Bon Appétit's Wine Editor Marissa A. Ross

With Las Vegas being just a short plane ride away, the seminal Las Vegas food and wine festival Vegas Uncork'd by Bon Appétit, offers an incredible weekend of exciting culinary events for any jet...

 

20 Worst Paying Jobs for Women

What are the worst paying jobs in America for women? 24/7 Wall St. reviewed female weekly earnings as a percentage of male weekly earnings in full-time wage and salary jobs using data from the Bureau...

 

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