At the outbreak of COVID-19, native Westside resident Gaby Cornejo was studying in Great Britain, stressing on how she would make it home to the United States. Today, the rising senior finds herself a college student in Missouri,
In 2013, the City Council approved construction of a large market rate residential project on property that housed a thriving mobile home park community known as Village Trailer Park (VTP). The developer who got the approval had bought VTP a few years earlier and had the property rezoned for its new project .
Tonight, the City Council will take next steps in the redevelopment of a 2.57-acre site at the corner of 5th/Arizona in downtown Santa Monica. Purchased with public funds, the site combines nine contiguous parcels,
What do they tell us about our choices today? Movi(e)ng targets Discussion of purchasing and redeveloping the 5th/Arizona site was already underway in the late 1990s/early 2000 when I was on the City Council.
Thanks to a collaboration between Santa Monica College and the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District, high-school freshmen have enjoyed the opportunity to earn college credits while they are still working to receive a high school diploma.
Join Santa Monica community members, members of the Public Safety Reform Advisory Committee, and members of City of Santa Monica staff on Thursday, July 30, at 7 p.m. for a community listening session.
Santa Monica High School will hold a panel discussion at 5 p.m. Tuesday to provide a chance for the community to hear directly from students and community members who have experienced racially charged attacks on and beyond school grounds.
State Assemblymember Richard Bloom could be working on creating more affordable housing in Santa Monica. Instead, when the California legislature returns from recess July 27, Bloom will be advocating for dense luxury housing,
The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District provided an update this week on its various construction projects that were made possible by previously approved bond measures. “As planning for Fall 2020 instruction and future improvements to our schools ...
Kids from Santa Monica High School, Granada High School, and Nobel Middle School celebrated 4th of July by helping other students in need While neighborhoods scaled back on the 4th of July celebration due to the rising number of Coronavirus cases ...
Malibu Unified School District has revised its interdistrict permit policies and is now requiring an annual verification process for students who wish to retain a permit heading into future school years.
Sacramento lawmakers on July 27 will begin voting on controversial land-use and housing bills that rushed through initial approvals, and which critics say promote unaffordability during the worst housing crisis in state history.
The Mira Costa girls soccer team returned to action Friday with a win and followed with another one Saturday. In their first game since Dec. 20, sophomore Sydney Bushman scored a pair of goals to lead the Mustangs to a 2-0 win over Culver City Friday.
One of the most successful NBA basketball players of all time, Shaquille O’Neal has six children, and one of them is very talented Shareef O’Neal who by all accounts can make it big in the NBA. As online sports betting is surging in popularity among basketball and sports fans in general,
To fully grasp the impact of Friday’s semifinal games in the College Football Playoff, imagine a big slab of peanut butter hitting the kitchen floor. What a sound. What excitement! The games were an Alabama-Georgia festival of SEC dominance,
All eyes have been on the Classic at Damien in La Verne this week where some of the best boys’ basketball programs in the state were campaigning themselves to be ‘Open Division worthy’. Corona Centennial,
Then came an unforgettable blitz, in itself sweet validation of Christmas Day basketball and illustrating why the Warriors’ system is built to last. First came one of the half-dozen Curry 3-pointers that typify his brilliance under duress,
Even if a college football player is assessed for concussion and given the all clear, longer-term brain trauma may still be present, according to a new study in the journal iScience. Researchers evaluated measures of metabolomic,
A recent column mischaracterized Cal head football coach Justin Wilcox, portraying him as a troubled soul likely to leave Berkeley and ascend the ladder of relevance among Pac-12 schools. It turns out he’s a Cal man all the way.