Crime

Neighbor has watchful eye

On October 22, 2016 at about 10:20 a.m., officers responded to the 600 block of Ozone Avenue regarding a possible burglary in progress.  Officers detained the suspect possibly involved in the incident at the 700 block of Ozone Street. An investigation revealed the suspect entered a property at the 600 block of Ozone Avenue.  The suspect... Read more →

Education

School district names next superintendent

  By Michael Tittinger The search is over. On Friday, the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District announced Dr. Ben Drati as its choice to become the next superintendent. Drati, who has served as assistant superintendent of secondary education for the Santa Barbara Unified School District since 2012, is credited with shaping... Read more →

City Council

NO on Measure LV

Measure LV is the most relevant question in this election cycle. The proposal to require voter approval of most development projects would not only impact the physical scope of Santa Monica, but also have far-reaching implications for the city’s demographics, economy and political future. LV will call upon voters to approve most... Read more →

City Council

Torosis talks communication of landlords & tenants

Meet the Candidates of this years Election Everyday this week from Oct. 24 –Oct. 28 the Santa Monica Daily Press will post a video of candidates that came forward to express their ideas regarding Santa Monica. Every candidate has a different question. The video will range from 2-4 minutes. Meet the candidates of this year’s election.... Read more →

News

Columnist and Friend Bill Bauer Passes

It is with heavy hearts that The Daily Press announces the passing of longtime columnist and friend Bill Bauer. For more than 14 years, Bill’s popular “My Write” column informed our readers, educated our staff and kept city officials on their toes. From working to save and preserve the Santa Monica Pier to serving as City Council... Read more →

City Council

Davis talks cradle to career

Meet the Candidates of this years Election Everyday this week from Oct. 24 –Oct. 28 the Santa Monica Daily Press will post a video of candidates that came forward to express their ideas regarding Santa Monica. Every candidate has a different question. The video will range from 2-4 minutes. Meet the candidates of this year’s election.... Read more →

News

Tom Hayden, an appreciation

By Michael Tittinger   Friends and colleagues of Tom Hayden continue to pay tribute to the former firebrand college liberal-turned California lawmaker since his death in Santa Monica last week at the age of 76. Hayden will be forever linked to riots at the 1968 Democratic National Convention, Vietnam War protests of the 1970s... Read more →

City Council

Roy talks community college services

Meet the Candidates of this years Election Everyday this week from Oct. 24 –Oct. 28 the Santa Monica Daily Press will post a video of candidates that came forward to express their ideas regarding Santa Monica. Every candidate has a different question. The video will range from 2-4 minutes. Meet the candidates of this year’s election.... Read more →

City Council

Amnioff talks traffic congestion near SMC

Meet the Candidates of this years Election Everyday this week from Oct. 24 –Oct. 28 the Santa Monica Daily Press will post a video of candidates that came forward to express their ideas regarding Santa Monica. Every candidate has a different question. The video will range from 2-4 minutes. Meet the candidates of this year’s election.... Read more →

City Council

Melkonians talks rent control

Meet the Candidates of this years Election Everyday this week from Oct. 24 –Oct. 28 the Santa Monica Daily Press will post a video of candidates that came forward to express their ideas regarding Santa Monica. Every candidate has a different question. The video will range from 2-4 minutes. Meet the candidates of this year’s election.... Read more →

City Council

O’Day talks Santa Monica homeless community

Meet the Candidates of this years Election Everyday this week from Oct. 24 –Oct. 28 the Santa Monica Daily Press will post a video of candidates that came forward to express their ideas regarding Santa Monica. Every candidate has a different question. The video will range from 2-4 minutes. Meet the candidates of this year’s election.... Read more →

City Council

Vazquez talks development issues in Santa Monica

Meet the Candidates of this years Election Everyday this week from Oct. 24 –Oct. 28 the Santa Monica Daily Press will post a video of candidates that came forward to express their ideas regarding Santa Monica. Every candidate has a different question. The video will range from 2-4 minutes. Meet the candidates of this year’s election.... Read more →

City Council

Foster talks rent control qualifications

Meet the Candidates of this years Election Everyday this week from Oct. 24 –Oct. 28 the Santa Monica Daily Press will post a video of candidates that came forward to express their ideas regarding Santa Monica. Every candidate has a different question. The video will range from 2-4 minutes. Meet the candidates of this year’s election.... Read more →