Cinema Italian Style’s Student Short Contest

By Sam Catanzaro Cinema Italian Style, the five-day film festival bringing the best of contemporary Italian filmmaking to Santa Monica, is putting on a...

BIG BASH GALA raises Big Funds

Over 400 guests danced their way onto the Broad Stage in Santa Monica to raise funds to combat Human Trafficking. The event sponsored by...

Cinema Italian Style Returns to the Westside

Bringing the best of contemporary Italian filmmaking to the Westside. By Sam Catanzaro Westsiders know that Santa Monica is a great place to dine on Italian...

Annual Doggie Street Festival

All things pets Saturday at Westwood Rec Center.  By Staff Writer  Part pet party, part adoption event, the Annual Doggie Street Festival (DSF) Adopt-a-thon and Pet...

World’s Largest K-pop Convention coming to West L.A.

K-pop concert plus Korean movie screening at the Hammer Museum.  By Sam Catanzaro KCON LA is the world's largest K-pop fan convention and music festival...

Good Taste: Touring Downtown’s Treasures

By Barbara Bishop   This past weekend, I decided not to do my laundry, wash my car, grocery shop or anything resembling an errand. I took...

Big Blue Bus Honored with the Gold Award for Bus Safety from the American...

Big Blue Bus (BBB) was awarded the 2018 Bus Safety and Security Gold Award by the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) in the category...

Landlord Outreach Event Aims to End Homelessness

Close to 200 landlords from across the County attended a HouseLA event to learn about programs that offer financial incentives in exchange for partnering...

L.A. County Sheriff Candidates to Address the Public

In anticipation of the municipal election on June 5, L.A. County Sheriff candidates will host a public forum to discuss specific issues pertaining to...

Tuition Hike for Non-Resident UC Students: Board of Regents Approved the Raise in 12-3...

The University of California (UC) Board of Regents voted on March 15 to increase tuition for non-resident students, although board members said the hike...

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Westwood Location Approved by City Council for Bridge Housing Facility

Gayley Avenue building proposed by Councilmember Koretz. By Sam Catanzaro According to the 2018 Los Angeles Point-in-time Homeless Count, there are around 31,516 homeless individuals in the City of Los Angeles and 23,000 of these individuals...

Century City Councilmember Proposes Vegan Requirement for Theaters

Councilmember Koretz proposes requiring movie theatres to serve vegan options.  By Sam Catanzaro A Los Angeles City Councilmember wants to require all movie theatres and large-scale entertainment venues in the city to provide a vegan entree option,...

Mirror Media Group Acquires Palisades News

By Staff Writer  The Mirror Media Group (MMG), publisher of the Century City–Westwood News, has come to an agreement to acquire the Palisades News, giving MMG its seventh local media outlet in the West Los Angeles...