September 27, 2021 #1 Local News, Information and Event Source for the Century City/Westwood areas.

Author: <span class="vcard">Sam Catanzaro</span>


Veteran Killed in Stabbing at Encampment Alongside West Los Angeles VA

September 15, 2021

September 15, 2021

Wednesday morning incident under investigation    By Sam Catanzaro A homicide investigation is underway following a stabbing at a homeless encampment...

Police Release Sketch of Man Wanted for Sexually Assaulting Sleeping UCLA Student

September 10, 2021

September 10, 2021

Man sought in connection to August 27 incident in Strathmore apartment By Sam Catanzaro Police are circulating a sketch of...

Pool Cleaning Truck Crash on 405 Results in Chemical Spill

September 2, 2021

September 2, 2021

A collision involving a pool cleaning truck resulted in a chemical spill on the 405 Freeway near Westwood this week....

Sheriff to Begin Process of Clearing San Vicente Encampment

August 13, 2021

August 13, 2021

More details to be announced at September BCC meeting By Sam Catanzaro The Sheriff has begun the process to clear...

Umami Burger Opening Local Location

August 12, 2021

August 12, 2021

Popular burger restaurant moving into former Le Pain Quotidien space on San Vicente By Kerry Slater Umami Burger has announced...

Brush Fire Near Mulholland Knocked-Down

August 6, 2021

August 6, 2021

Small blaze handled by LAFD this week By Chad Winthrop LAFD crews put out a brush fire that broke out...

UCLA Hospitals Rank No. 1 in State, No. 3 in Nation

August 3, 2021

August 3, 2021

Highest set of rankings ever for UCLA Health  By Sam Catanzaro UCLA Health hospitals have ranked No. 1 in both...

Restaurant Known for Rotisserie Chicken and Cocktails Closes

July 29, 2021

July 29, 2021

Bandera closes up shop on Wilshire Boulevard  By Kerry Slater A Westwood-area restaurant and lounge known for their rotisserie chicken...

Man Holding Elderly Relative at Knifepoint Killed by Police

July 27, 2021

July 27, 2021

Officer-involved shooting occurs on Barry Avenue Monday morning  A man holding an elderly woman at knifepoint in the West Los...

NYC Man Arrested in Kidnapping of Dementia Patient at West Los Angeles VA Medical Center

July 23, 2021

July 23, 2021

Johnny Ray Gasca charged with one count of kidnapping in connection to July 19 kidnapping By Sam Catanzaro A New...