Author: <span class="vcard">Sam Catanzaro</span>


Billionaire Wants to Build Think Tank in High-Risk Fire Zone

November 22, 2019

November 22, 2019

Nicolas Berggruen’s plan for a Berggruen Institute in Brentwood raises safety questions By Sam Catanzaro Opponents of a proposal to...

Elevated Levels of Bacteria in Ocean Following First Significant Rainfall

November 21, 2019

November 21, 2019

What to know about water quality after rain  By Staff Writer With the first significant rainfall of the season in...

Dr. Bruce Hensel, Former NBC 4 Reporter, Arrested at Palisades Home After Asking Minor for Sexually Explicit Pictures

November 14, 2019

November 14, 2019

Longtime medical correspondent arrested on suspicion of contacting a minor with the intent to commit sexual acts By Sam Catanzaro...

City Officials, Airbnb Come to Agreement for Home-Sharing Compliance

November 9, 2019

November 9, 2019

Enforcing new regulations that went into effect Nov. 1 By Sam Catanzaro The Los Angeles City Council has approved an...

Learn From Getty Fire and Give Back to First Responders

November 8, 2019

November 8, 2019

Informational town hall this weekend By Sam Catanzaro The Palisades and Getty Fire burned nearly 800 acres combined and destroyed...

Whoopi Goldberg’s Palisades Mansion Back on Market for Nearly $10M

November 7, 2019

November 7, 2019

Art Deco style house with a long Hollywood history By Chad Winthrop Whoopi Goldberg’s Pacific Palisades Art Deco mansion on...

Man Accused of Murdering Camper in Malibu Faces Life in Prison

November 6, 2019

November 6, 2019

Anthony Rauda accused of shooting Tristan Beaudette, a man camping with his daughters, attempting to kill 10 others By Sam...

Getty Fire 66% Contained, All Evacuation Orders Lifted

November 1, 2019

November 1, 2019

Photo: California Highway Patrol.

Additional Getty Fire Evacuation Orders Lifted as Red Flag Conditions Continue

October 31, 2019

October 31, 2019

Over 700 acres, 39 percent contained By Sam Catanzaro Mandatory evacuation orders for Pacific Palisades and parts of Brentwood have...

Palisades Getty Fire Evacuations to Remain Overnight as Firefighters Prepare for Strongest Santa Ana Winds of Year

October 29, 2019

October 29, 2019

Updated 4:00 p.m. Tuesday Fire over 600 acres threatening over 7,000 structures By Sam Catanzaro The Getty Fire is now...