Author: Sam Catanzaro


LAPD Seeks Suspect Wanted for Sexually Assaulting Woman Hiking in Santa Monica Mountains

December 2, 2022

December 2, 2022

Man in his 30s sought in connection to November 21 sexual assault By Sam Catanzaro Police are searching for a...

Mountain Lion P-22 Responsible for Attack on Chihuahua in Hollywood Hills, NPS Says

December 1, 2022

December 1, 2022

Mountain lion will not be euthanized, NPS says By Sam Catanzaro During the evening of November 9, a large animal...

SMMUSD Superintendent Leaving Post

November 29, 2022

November 29, 2022

Dr. Ben Drati to become Superintendent of the Bellflower Unified School District By Sam Catanzaro Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District...

Pepperdine on Heightened Security Measures Following Shooting Threat

November 28, 2022

November 28, 2022

Officials say they “do not currently view this as a highly credible threat” By Sam Catanzaro  Pepperdine University announced heightened...

Local Veterans File Lawsuit Against VA for Failing to Build Housing on West Los Angeles VA Campus

November 18, 2022

November 18, 2022

Lawsuit contends the agency not meeting legal obligation to house veterans at West Los Angeles VA campus By Sam Catanzaro...

Park Maintains Lead Over Darling Following Monday Tally

November 14, 2022

November 14, 2022

Traci Park holds 6.8 point lead over Erin Darling as of Monday afternoon in race to replace Mike Bonin By...

Park Continues to Lead Darling in CD-11 Race to Replace Mike Bonin

November 9, 2022

November 9, 2022

Traci Park holds 11 point lead over Erin Darling as of early Wednesday morning in race to replace Mike Bonin...

Pali High Senior Who Went Missing Returns Home Safely

November 7, 2022

November 7, 2022

Andrew Wright’s family says 18-year-old returns home after five days By Sam Catanzaro Andrew Wright, a senior at Palisades Charter...

LAPD Says Encampment Found Near Origin of Recent Palisades Brush Fire

October 21, 2022

October 21, 2022

Cause of the Sunday evening blaze remains undetermined, officials say By Sam Catanzaro The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) says...

LAFD Contains Pacific Palisades Brush Fire

October 17, 2022

October 17, 2022

Sunday night brush fire contained with no damaged structures By Sam Catanzaro Los Angeles Fire Department crews prevented a Pacific...