When many Westsiders woke up yesterday it was to the smell of the aftermath of a really rockin' house party.
Or, say Santa Monica authorities, it was a natural release of methane gas from the ocean. Either way, it was a party foul that had folks calling emergency authorities. Because Westsiders don ... More >>
Updated at the bottom with tips for running in the rain. First posted at 3:37 p.m. Tuesday
You thought winter was over early, but March's stormy lion will finally visit us this weekend with a strong storm that might hit during the annual L.A. Marathon Sunday.
The National Weather Service today iss ... More >>
Santa Monica Fire DepartmentFile photo.For the second time since summer Santa Monica authorities say they have a fire bug on their hands, though it's not clear if the waves of trash and car arson fires are related. February's series of fires happened within a two-block radius near the 1000 bl ... More >>
Santa Monica Fire DepartmentFile photo.The Santa Monica Arson Task Force is investigating a series of arson-related car and trashcan fires, including six in December, police said. Three fires happened on Dec. 20th alone.
The series of fires started in late June and subsided September only t ... More >>