Two middle school children reported missing over the weekend returned home Monday night and appeared to be in good condition, police said.
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Two middle school children reported missing over the weekend returned home Monday night and appeared to be in good condition, police said.
If you were a restaurant guy tasked with opening a chill but on-trend restaurant in the city of Santa Monica at the moment, you might come up with something that looks a lot like Cadet. The exposed brick goes without saying, and the big grill for wood-roasting and the low-key music that could probably...
That’s a question Elizabeth Minchilli, an American who has lived in Rome for years, is constantly asked. Full disclosure: The food writer happens to be on the slender side herself.
LAX may have upgraded its in-terminal food offerings, but the restaurants ringing the airport still provide better, more diverse, and cheaper ways to fuel up before or after flying into the city. Here are 10 places to eat within 5 miles of Lot C, rental car returns and the gates. Listed alphabetically,...
The search continued Monday for two middle school children last seen boarding a bus Saturday to go to Venice Beach.
Los Angeles police have asked the public to help locate two children missing since Saturday afternoon.
Academy Award-winning actor Sean Penn has listed his retreat in Malibu for sale at $6.55 million.
Phil Calvert, who recently started carrying a camera with him on biking trips to practice wildlife photography, spotted a California quail on a bush as he was riding on Temescal Canyon Fire Road Fire Road in Pacific Palisades.
Abstractions that bear obscured images of faces, gritty wall pieces made with recycled canvas and bits of detritus, the cookie cutter nature of suburban development around the world, and an installation that touches on the history of surveillance. Plus: art in a cemetery and a show about the ornamentation...
Where will you be during the two most exciting minutes in sports Saturday? If you won't be at Churchill Downs for the Kentucky Derby, make sure you've got a clear view of the starting gate on television, and a mint julep in your hand. Wearing the most outrageous hat you own will also help set the...
Cover girl Cheryl Tiegs’ Bel-Air home, which came on the market this week at $15 million, has graced more than a few magazine covers itself.
For the first time in the 20-year-history of the Herb Alpert Award in the Arts, a winner won't be able to attend the presentation ceremony for political reasons.
If you haven't trained a whit, you still could finish a triathlon on May 2.
Moments before bulldozing his car into people along the Venice Beach boardwalk, killing an Italian honeymooner, the driver told someone he wanted to run down a drug dealer who he believed had ripped off his friend, a prosecutor told jurors Thursday.
Playwright Dominique Morisseau displays plenty of fire in “Sunset Baby,” her heartfelt but undisciplined drama now in its West Coast premiere at the Odyssey Theatre Ensemble.
Santa Monica’s long battle over Christmas-season Nativity scenes at Palisades Park ended Thursday when a conservative federal appeals court panel upheld a city law that bars unattended exhibits.
The National Football League draft will stream live on three different apps starting 5 p.m. Thursday. Two of those apps will show every pick and be available to subscribers of any cellphone service.
The anonymous thought-sharing app Whisper has hired a president and signed its 10th advertiser as it tests how to turn the attention of its 10 million monthly users into revenue.
The Santa Monica Museum of Art has set Saturday evening for its last major event in the Bergamot Station arts complex: the 11th Incognito benefit, which is expected to draw more than 500 visitors and see participants vying for artworks donated by artists including John Baldessari, Barbara Kruger,...
Over the years, Tom Taplin scaled some of the world's highest summits more than once. In the Andes, he was climbing Aconcagua — at 22,841 feet the highest mountain outside of Asia — when he tumbled into a crevasse and broke his arm, painfully managing to haul himself out as other mountaineers came...
A 25-year-old man who was convicted of murder in the fatal shooting of a youth pastor in Venice was sentenced Wednesday to 90 years to life in prison.
A pair of estates in the Beverly Hills flats, a 1920s home in Pacific Palisades and a record-setting Wallace Neff residence in Holmby Hills were among the top residential real estate sales in the greater Los Angeles area last week.
A glass-lined catwalk and floating staircase highlight the contemporary style of this newly built Beverly Hills residence designed by architect David Parker in collaboration with local design firm Noesis Group. Large picture windows and 20-foot ceilings invite light into the home while lending...
A glass-lined catwalk, telescoping doors and 20-foot ceilings are among the features of this gallery-like contemporary in Beverly Hills.
Opening statements could begin as soon as Wednesday in the trial of a man prosecutors say bulldozed his car through a crowd on the Venice Beach boardwalk, killing an Italian honeymooner and injuring several others.
When Ellen Pao lost her discrimination suit last month, it didn’t end concern over the lack of women at the top levels of the venture capital industry. In fact, it turned up the heat.
Jesse Barber, who recently left Barnyard in Venice to work on his own restaurant and retail project Dudley Market, is making ramen.
This contemporary residence, with warming wood treatments and walls of glass, was originally designed as a minimalist artist’s retreat by architect David Hertz in the late 1980s. A floating glass staircase and a lounge with a floor-to-ceiling fireplace are among updates to the duplex, which includes...
Vadim Tarasov is getting pickier.
The 3,284-square-foot contemporary in Venice features a three-bedroom main house and a one-bedroom studio/office space.
A few blocks east of the Helms Complex in the heart of Culver City’s gallery district is an unusual wine and spirits store called Bar & Garden. Partners Marissa Mandel and Lauren Johnson took over an old liquor store, kept the sign out front, and opened in January 2013.
A Santa Monica couple feared missing after a magnitude 7.8 quake in Nepal killed thousands says they are safe and are now focusing on the victims.
Latching on to an idea that is catching fire with nations worldwide — including Bhutan, Britain, Chile and Canada — Santa Monica officials say their seaside enclave has created a groundbreaking analysis of its residents' well-being, in hopes of using the results to improve their lives.
Friends and family on Sunday mourned the Santa Monica-based filmmaker who was among the thousands killed in the massive earthquake that struck Nepal.
Don M. Mankiewicz, a novelist and Oscar-nominated screenwriter who grew up in a fabled Hollywood family and went on to create TV's "Ironside" and "Marcus Welby, M.D." has died at his home in Monrovia. He was 93.
It was a typical trip to Nepal for A. Michelle Page.
Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, a close ally of Hillary Clinton, voiced concern Friday that the Democratic Party was “kind of stuck in last year,” saying he expected the former secretary of state to face “a very close election” for president.
Melanie Griffith and Antonio Banderas have listed their marital home in Hancock Park for sale at $16.1 million.
Los Angeles police are investigating the August arrest of a mentally ill homeless man who was hospitalized after officers forcefully took him into custody on the Venice boardwalk, officials said.
Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel was a Jewish theologian and civil rights activist close to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Cornel West, the philosopher and African American history scholar who often speaks out on public issues, describes himself as an admirer of Heschel.
Surendra Sajwan was at the Santa Monica Pier with a photography group on April 10. As the group was discussing photography techniques, one of the park rides at the pier caught Sajwan's attention.
If you were wearing a blindfold while trying your first cup of Bulletproof Coffee, you might have trouble figuring out what makes it so different.
A Los Angeles Police Department horse was vandalized with silver graffiti this week while patrolling Venice Beach.
Would you like one pat of butter in your coffee, or two?
Knowing the outcome behind the true-life tragedy "24 Days" doesn't diffuse the horror, the tension or the sadness of watching one family's drama unfold day after agonizing day when a son is kidnapped and hope dies.
Paintings that capture the strangeness of Huntington Beach, the latest from an icon of punk graphics and a longtime painter who still sets his sites on the rich and the powerful. Plus: a tour of downtown Los Angeles modernism and a performance that is all about art in museums. Here’s what we have...
A recently completed French chateau-style mansion has come on the market in Beverly Hills at $72 million.
Veteran actor Philip Casnoff hadn't read the full script yet when he arrived for the first rehearsal of "Ferguson," a play chronicling the shooting of Michael Brown by a Missouri police officer.
Forty years ago, a cadre of Venice Beach sunbathers routinely basked in the altogether.
A person was fatally shot Wednesday afternoon in an alley of a Westside neighborhood, police said.
The Beverly Hills City Council has cracked down on water waste, agreeing to enact a slew of new rules aimed at slashing the city’s consumption amid an unrelenting drought.
Fashion designer Max Azria’s Maison du Soleil in the Holmby Hills area has come on the Multiple Listing Service at $85 million.
Almost 40 Bordeaux producers from the Right and the Left Banks will be pouring more than 100 wines -- both the current 2012 vintage and some older bottles as well -- at this year's Grand Cercle des Vins de Bordeaux tasting at the Peninsula Beverly Hills on Thursday from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Screenwriter and producer Bob Ellison of “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” and "Dear John" fame has purchased a condo in Westwood for $1.7 million.
Venice Beach, looking to its European roots, is asking the L.A. City Council to let women sunbathe topless at the beach.
The Singleton House, set on seven acres in the Holmby Hills area, has sold for nearly $60 million, earning it the top spot among high-priced home sales so far this year in California.
The homes of a music producer, a “Star Trek” actor and a Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter were among the top residential real estate sales in the Greater Los Angeles area this last week.
Former CBS and Microsoft executive Nancy Tellem has joined a start-up that's developing technology to create choose-your-own-adventure videos, she announced Wednesday.
In a residence hall at UCLA, 84 students share a floor dedicated to cutting waste and preserving the environment: They take five-minute showers, they compost and recycle, they goad each other to turn out the lights and, through a grant, they purchased reusable plastic and bamboo dishes and utensils...
Trent Reznor of Nine Inch Nails has listed his Beverly Crest area home for sale at $4.495 million.
Actor Jim Belushi has listed a house in Brentwood for long-term lease at $16,000 a month.
Shake Shack, the New York City burger joint often referred to as the In-N-Out of the East, will open in West Hollywood next year. The company announced the news via Twitter on Tuesday morning.
Bright interiors and pastoral notes highlight this blue-shingled bungalow found along the Carroll Canal in Venice. Set behind a privacy hedge, the 1,139-square-foot home has a rustic vibe with French doors, wood accents and a claw-foot soaking tub. Decorative chandeliers and tiled fireplace add...
Found along a Venice canal, the bungalow-style abode features tongue-and-groove ceilings and a bright tiled fireplace.
Under increasing pressure to slash water use during California's ongoing drought, Beverly Hills is preparing to toughen watering rules and could decide to ban the refilling of pools and set fines as high as $1,000 for water wasters.
Beer milkshake. Let those two glorious words soak in for a second — or even a hot minute.
This 1930s Mediterranean-style estate, with a red-tiled roof and European-inspired landscaping, was home to late television producer Nick Vanoff and his choreographer wife, Felisa, for more than four decades. Designed for intimate and large-scale entertaining, the residence features formal spaces...
The 1930s estate sits on more than an acre with a Cipriani-style pool, European-inspired landscaping and a 25-car motor court.
Venice homeless advocates early Sunday defied the city's overnight beach curfew, sipping coffee and star-gazing well past the midnight cutoff.
Ancient mythology and contemporary gaming culture commingle in David Jien’s colored pencil drawings and tabletop sculptures at Richard Heller Gallery. Titled “Exodus,” like the nearly 8-foot-long drawing that took Jien two years to finish and anchors his second solo show, the two-gallery exhibition...
Los Angeles police have arrested a 35-year-old man in connection with a series of shootings in a Westside neighborhood this week that left one man dead and four injured.
Sunday afternoon is reserved for the annual Wally's Napa/Sonoma All-Stars Wine Tasting at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel in Century City.
Women faculty at UCLA's Alzheimer's disease research center faced "a climate of conflict, tension, hostility and mistrust" for about a decade and were treated in an "unprofessional, demeaning manner," an investigation at the campus medical school has found.
Leading man Jason Statham has bought the family home of fashion designer Jenni Kayne and her husband, real estate agent Richard Ehrlich, for $12.995 million. The Beverly Hills house was on the market for only five days before the action star clinched the deal.
Westside traffic, already the stuff of legends, is expected to worsen dramatically with the closing Monday of the California Incline in Santa Monica for a complete reconstruction designed to keep the structure from collapsing in an earthquake.
As the Brian Williams scandal suggests, we expect a great deal of our TV news anchors: eloquence, impartiality, polish, charisma, confidence without vanity. In times of disaster, we hang on their words with a childlike trust. Yet our adoration is tinged with condescension: From “Broadcast News”...
Police are still investigating shootings that left one man dead and four others injured after gunfire erupted Thursday in a Westside neighborhood.
One person was killed and four others injured Thursday in a series of midafternoon shootings in a quiet Westside neighborhood, briefly prompting a citywide tactical alert, police said.
A night of live storytelling, pictures that play with the act of picture-making, a children’s story reinvented, and stitched pieces that evoke innocent childhood games as well as sin. Plus: a longtime L.A. gallerist unveils her new space downtown, 100 walkers take to West Hollywood, and Moby talks...
Kim Richards of “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” fame was arrested for allegedly trespassing and resisting arrest after police say she refused to leave a hotel bathroom and later tried to kick an officer in the groin.
Firefighters are battling a three-acre brush fire burning uphill in Whittier while strong Santa Ana winds continue to batter parts of Los Angeles County.
Homes linked to two of Hollywood's leading men, a Beverly Hills legacy estate and a Bradbury residence with a view were among the top residential real estate sales in the greater Los Angeles area last week.
This newly built contemporary by the architectural firm Marmol Radziner has a loft-like vibe with polished concrete floors, 10-foot ceilings, walls of glass and free-flowing common areas. A master suite with his-and-hers walk-in closets and a multi-purpose lounge highlight the home’s second level.
Listed for $3.45 million, the Marmol Radziner-designed home features loft-like interiors, a lounge and walls of glass.
Today is Tax Day. Chances are, you've either got a refund burning a hole in your pocket or you just wrote a big check to Uncle Sam. Either way, a stiff drink could do you some good.
Just nine days after the 1970 National Guard shootings at Kent State University in Ohio had left four students dead and nine injured during a Vietnam War protest, Columbia Pictures released "Getting Straight," a counterculture comedy-drama exploring campus rebellion, unrest and the sexual revolution.
A Culver City man has been arrested on suspicion of raping a 15-year-old girl who was reported missing three weeks ago and was found Monday, Los Angeles police said.
The Santa Monica Museum of Art is suspending operations, calling a timeout to consider its options for a future away from its longtime but no longer hospitable home at the Bergamot Station art complex.
Brian Van Holt of “Cougar Town” has bought an updated cottage in Venice for $1.705 million.
Now that customizable bowls of poké are the next build-you-own pizza, a new poké shop seems to open every few weeks. Sweetfin Poké, with a mix-and-match menu developed by Dakota Weiss (recently at the W Westwood and a “Top Chef” contestant), opened Monday in Santa Monica. The shop might be small,...
The crowd never grew beyond an estimated three dozen people. But the statements in support of Cuban artist Tania Bruguera — and freedom of expression in general — were strong.
A fire broke out early Tuesday inside a seven-story building at UCLA's Westwood campus, authorities said.
A 15-year-old girl with autism who went missing for three weeks has been found in Culver City and investigators are trying to determine if she was the victim of a crime, authorities said.
Snapchat hasn’t revealed many usage statistics over the last year, but Chief Executive Evan Spiegel let out a little tidbit Monday, saying that more than 40 million users watched the Coachella “Our Story” on the social media app over the weekend.