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 By Alyssa Erdley    News    February 4, 2023 

Suspect in Downtown Santa Monica Armed Robbery Arrested As He Arrives in Court for Unrelated Case

February 2, 2023 - A suspect in an armed robbery that occurred in the 200 block of Broadway in downtown Santa Monica was arrested when he showed up in court for an unrelated case. The armed robbery...

 
 By Alyssa Erdley    News    February 4, 2023 

Santa Monica Housing Commission Subcommittee Urgently Recommends City Shift Priorities to Affordable Homeownership Rather than Renting

February 2, 2023 - In a 32-page report dated January 26, 2023, the Affordable Homeownership Subcommittee of Santa Monica's Housing Commission outlined the compelling reasons the city should make...

 

Give Your Valentine a Los Angeles Zoo Animal Through the ADOPT Program

Giraffe-ter someone's heart this Valentine's Day? Show your love with a gift that helps save endangered species and symbolically ADOPT an animal at the Los Angeles Zoo! All ADOPT packages include a pe...

 
 By Matthew Gonzalez    News    February 4, 2023 

Mentally Ill Homeless Man Shuts Down Santa Monica Blvd Late Tuesday Morning.

A mentally ill individual caused Santa Monica Blvd to come to a halt Tuesday morning by blocking traffic with his body and his actions. A Santa Monica Big Blue Bus had to wait for police to remove...

 
 By Morgan Genser    News    February 4, 2023 

SamoHi Girls Basketball hosts Mira Costa in a Bay League Basketball Game & Wins 47-45

Img 1)Left Karen Garcia from the Santa Monica High School girls varsity basketball team gets ready for a layup under the out stretched arm of Maile Nakati from Mira Costa High School inside the North...

 
 By Morgan Genser    News    February 4, 2023 

Samohi Boys Basketball Hosts Mira Costa in a Bay League Basketball Game and lost 59-36

img 1) Left Preston Ezewiro from the Mira Costa High School boys varsity basketball team attempts a shot at the basket while Anton Berge Wells makes an attempt to block the shot by Ezewiro on January...

 
 By Matthew Gonzalez    News    February 4, 2023 

Woman Assaulted Near Santa Monica High School This Morning, One Arrested and Transported to Hospital

2.3.23: Two people were reportedly assaulted at Pico Blvd and Lincoln Blvd Friday morning. The Santa Monica Police Dept. and Santa Monica Fired Dept. were on scene afterwards. We asked Lt. Rudy...

 
 By David Ganezer    News    February 4, 2023 

Assemblyman Richard Bloom Appointed to LA Superior Court Bench

Gov. Gavin Newsom has made a round of appointments to the Superior court bench. Our retiring (i.e. term limited) Assemblymember is one of them. Richard Bloom, 69, of Los Angeles County, has been...

 
 By Morgan Genser    News    February 1, 2023

SAMOHI hosted Mira Costa in a bay league soccer match in which Costa won 2-1 in overtime

IMG 1) Left Owen Lagerwey from the Mira Costa High School boys varsity soccer team is shielded from the soccer ball by Kieran Quinn from Santa Monica High School at Santa Monica High School on Monday...

 

Kremlin Calls Boris Johnson Memory That Putin Threatened Britain With a Missile Strike "Fake News."

1.30.23: A Kremlin spokesman dismissed former British PM Boris Johnson's claim that Russian President Vladimir Putin threatened him with a missile strike. Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov described the...

 
 By David Ganezer    News    January 23, 2023

Shooting in Half Moon Bay CA Kills 7; Suspect Arrested. Second #MassShooting in California in 48 Hours

Seven people were shot to death Monday evening in Half Moon Bay, CA. This comes less than 48 hours after 10 people were murdered in Monterey Park by a 762 year old man named Huu Cam Tran. And this...

 
 By Wire Services    News    February 1, 2023

Local Family Pleads With Authorities to Continue Search for Swimmer Missing in Water Near Pacifica

(AP) Hamzah Alsaudi, a senior on the wrestling team at San Francisco State University, disappeared Jan. 19 after taking a "cold plunge" in the ocean at Esplanade Beach in Pacifica. Teammates told...

 
 By Sarah Storkin    News    February 1, 2023

Sewage Spill Shuts 3 Beaches: Mother's Beach in Marina del Rey, Venice City Beach, and Dockweiler State Beach

According to LA County officials, 24,000 gallons of untreated sewage leaked into three of the city's beaches Wednesday. The Los Angeles County Dept of Public Health (LACDPH) downgraded the size of...

 
 By Stan Greene    News    January 25, 2023

Two Men Who Knew Each Other Picked Downtown Santa Monica to Have a Gun Battle. Victim Tried to Run Down Perpetrator

Tuesday's gun battle that disrupted downtown Santa Monica, turns out, was just a dispute between friends. Manuel Jaramillo, 52, fired several rounds at Emilio Reyes, 43. One struck Reyes in the arm....

 
 By Rusty Gleer    News    January 25, 2023

U.S. Government Using Private Company to Confirm ID, Then You Start Getting Advertisements and Offers

Ask Rusty – About Difficulty with Social Security's Sign-in Process Dear Rusty: Last month I tried to contact Social Security who never picked up a phone on their end. The same with the IRS. When I...

 
 By David Ganezer    News    January 25, 2023

Earthquake with Preliminary Magnitude 4.2 Wakes Up Los Angeles County At 2 am on Jan. 25, 2023

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.2 on the Richter scale, jolted Santa Monica and other westside LA communities awake at 2 am on Wednesday morning. There were no immediate results of dam...

 
 By David Ganezer    News    January 23, 2023

Murder in the Beach Parking Lot: Mohamed Abou-Arabi, 22, Extradited From Dearborn MI to Face Murder Charges in Santa Monica

A body was found in parking lot 1 on November 2, 2022, at 2:43 PM, Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD), writes Lt. Rudy Flores. They discovered he had been stabbed by a friend. Almost three months...

 

Suspect who Pointed a Ghost Gun at Cars Arrested in a Parking Garage at Cloverfield in Santa Monica

A man pointing guns at cars brought the Santa Monica Police to Kansas Ave and Cloverfield on Wednesday evening, January 18, 2023. The man ran from officers as they arrived at about 9:25 pm. The...

 

Venezuela Has Inflation of 305% and "Hunger Protests;" Former Bolivian President Evo Morales Accused of Fueling Deadly Protests in Peru; Maduro Seeks to Create "Bloc" of South American Countries Supporting Russia and China and Other Stories: InterAmerican Watch Newsletter

Analysis The dark intentions of Evo Morales in Peru: fuel protests, dominate the south of the country and seek to legitimize Runasur Despite the fact that the former president of Bolivia is prevented...

 
 By David Ganezer    News    January 23, 2023

China's Population Declined in 2022, Possibly Beginning an Era of Decline for the People's Republic

China today made an announcement long expected but still almost unbelievable: For the first time in 6 decades, the PRC's population declined in 2022. By the end of 2022, China's population had...

 
 By David Ganezer    News    January 23, 2023

Mass Shooting at a Ballroom Dance Clubs in Monterey Park Kills Ten during Chinese Lunar New Years Celebration

Update: 5:30 PM shooter identified at Huu Can Tran, 37, deceased. Update 2 pm:The suspect in the Monterey Park massacre was found shot and dead in a van in Torrance CA, according to multiple news...

 

Gunshot Victim at 6th Street and Broadway in Downtown Santa Monica. Shotgun reportedly used.

Update, 4:20 pm PST: "On Tuesday, January 24, 2023 at approximately 3:42 PM officers were flagged down by an individual reporting shots fired near 6th and Broadway. Officers located two vehicles...

 
 By Alyssa Erdley    News    January 20, 2023

Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel to Lay off 320 Workers as it "Temporarily" Suspends Operations

January 19, 2023 - The luxury beachfront hotel, Loews Santa Monica Beach, has announced it is "temporarily" suspending operations effective March 4. The 320 workers at the hotel will be laid off. The...

 
 By David Ganezer    News    January 20, 2023

The DailyWire Website Apparently Taken Down by a DDOS Attack

1.19.23: The Daily Wire website was down due to a denial of service attack, as of Thursday at 5:52 pm PST. The apparent problem was described as a "Cloudfront" error. It is unclear who was attacking...

 
 By David Ganezer    News    January 18, 2023

Smash and Grab Robbers Drive a Car Into Luis Vuitton at Santa Monica Place

Smash and grab robbers apparently drove an automobile in Santa Monica place early Monday morning, 1.9.23. They got away with various high end merchandise. "On Monday, January 9, 2023 at about 3:15...

 

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