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  • Under new rules passed by Los Angeles City Council, up to 100,000 e-scooters will be permitted to operate. Photo: Sam Catanzaro.

    100,000 Scooters?

    Los Angeles City approves new-transit regulations. By Cailley Chella Sorry L.A., but Bird is still the word. Starting this month dockless scooter and bike companies will begin to receive permits to put more than 37,000 of the bikes and dockless electric scooters on the streets (a...
  • Gripping Acting Makes “Greta” Worth It

    Gripping Acting Makes “Greta” Worth It

    Rated R99 MinutesReleased March 1 By Kathryn WHitney Boole This movie is a conundrum. The story is horror-thriller-mystery. The real mystery is why it doesn’t quite generate the edge-of-your-seat involvement that I believe it is meant to achieve. There are many facets of the mo...
  • Jaqueline Caster Speaking at Los Angeles Center for Juvenile Law and Policy Everychild Integrated Education & Legal Advocacy Project. Photos: Courtesy.

    Jacqueline Caster: Reinventing Philanthropy

    By Melanie Williams-Galuten Once upon a time, a warm-hearted and empathetic mom living in Pacific Palisades realized she was sick and tired of ‘rubber chicken dinners’ fundraising.  She thought, “there has to be a better way.” Thus, The Everychild Foundation was born...
  • Beth Meneley, owner of OxygenWELL, provides anti-aging therapy through healing and regrowth of damaged cells. Photo: Courtesy.

    Wide-Ranging Benefits of Oxygen Therapy

    By Staff Writer Just because you breathe in enough oxygen to survive, your brain and other organs may not be receiving enough oxygen to function properly. OxygenWELL, a hyperbaric oxygen therapy center in Brentwood, however, delivers oxygen to where you need it the most, allowing...
  • While residents of communities in the Santa Monica Mountains enjoy tranquil surroundings, poor cell service has become an issue for many residents. Photo: Getty Images.

    Safety Risks of Dead Zones in Westside Canyons

    By Keldine Hull While a hike through the Santa Monica Mountains is an ideal opportunity to unplug and take a break from technology, lack of cell service throughout different communities in or near the mountains poses a safety risk. An ability to contact emergency services or to b...
  • Sara Kovacs. Photo: Edify TV.

    Edify TV: Westsider in Special Olympics

    By Edify TV Learn about a Westsider representing the United States at the Special Olympics this weekend in this video made possible by Pacific Jewelry – Watch Appraisers & Buyers.   ...
  • Business accounting concept, Business man using calculator with computer laptop, budget and loan paper in office.

    New Way to Defer, Partially Eliminate Capital Gains Taxes

    Shared by Michael Edlen Real Estate Consultant The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that Congress passed in December 2017 included new sections in the tax laws that established a community development program called Opportunity Zones (“OZ”).  The idea was to encourage long-term inv...
  • Dining Review: FIG Restaurant

    Dining Review: FIG Restaurant

    FIG Restaurant Fairmont Hotel & Bungalows 101 Wilshire Boulevard Santa Monica, CA (310) 319-3111 By Grace Hiney When entering FIG Restaurant you go by the busy bar to wherever your table is located. Ours was overlooking the beautiful pool. But wherever you are, the restaurant...
  • Left: Pali’s Jane Nwab (center) leaps in the air shoot over Carson’s Taylor Edwards, and Eriona Williams. Right: Alexis Pettis of Pali dribbles around Leonna Logan of Carson. Photos: Morgan Genser.

    Pali Girls Hoops’ Run Comes to End

    Dolphins fall in CIF State semis. By Chad Winthrop The Pacific Palisades Dolphins basketball team season finally came to an end this week, but their 2018/2019 campaign is no doubt one to be remembered. Not only were they one of the best teams in Los Angeles, but they were also on...
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    Edify TV: Venice Restaurant Scene Dying?

    By Edify TV Edify TV Live on the food scene in Venice Beach, where a number of local favorites have shut down recently, in this video made possible by Palisades Surgical Arts.  ...