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Trees give us life. These fake ones give us TikTok on our cellphones

The Los Angeles Times 30 Jun 2021
A gentle breeze rustles the eucalyptus tree, its dark green foliage quivering under a cloudy Santa Ana sky ... It makes for a level of detail that impresses May Plummer, who works at the Santa Ana business park that houses the eucalyptus tower ... How 1939’s ‘Battle of Santa Monica Bay’ brought down L.A.’s floating casinos.
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The world’s greatest cardsharp reveals all

The Los Angeles Times 01 Jun 2021
But on a spring day, he was just another face in a crowd, snaking through two relics of downtown Las Vegas, Binion’s and the Four Queens casino ... A reporter journeys across Santa Monica in search of a story about a louche moment in the tony city’s history ... How 1939’s ‘Battle of Santa Monica Bay’ brought down L.A.’s floating casinos.
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The memory of L.A.’s seedy gambling boats faded. Here’s how we recovered it

The Los Angeles Times 26 May 2021
Barnacled and throttled, the underside of the Santa Monica Pier is the shadowed obverse of the cheery tourist destination above it ... Chief Justice Earl Warren at the Battle of Santa Monica Bay — seems like it should be a well-worn tale in the Southland and beyond ... How 1939’s ‘Battle of Santa Monica Bay’ brought down L.A.’s floating casinos.
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How Hollywood was dazzled by Bugsy Siegel: New biography tells how the bloodthirsty Las Vegas ...

The Daily Mail 01 Mar 2021
Siegel got to work expanding the Syndicate's control of the horse race wire at Santa Anita and Agua Caliente as well as the dog racing tracks in Culver City and Tijuana. He took over an illicit gambling operation in Redondo Beach and invested in the SS Rex - a floating casino anchored three miles off Santa Monica, just beyond the reach of the law.
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What’s open and closed in SoCal under state’s latest COVID rules

The Los Angeles Times 13 Jan 2021
In Southern California, the Santa Monica Pier is now closed to pedestrians and cars on Saturdays and Sundays for at least the month of January ...Federal and state parklands in the Santa Monica Mountains for day use, though some picnic tables and water fountains may not be available.
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New Year’s Day 2021: What’s open and closed in L.A.?

The Los Angeles Times 30 Dec 2020
Federal and state parklands in the Santa Monica Mountains, though some picnic tables and water fountains may not be available ... •Santa Monica Place, Santa Monica ... •Though the Santa Monica Pier is open, its Pacific Park amusement rides, Ferris wheel and merry-go-round remain closed.
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What’s open and closed in SoCal with state poised to renew stay-home rules

The Los Angeles Times 28 Dec 2020
Federal and state parklands in the Santa Monica Mountains for day use, though some picnic tables and water fountains may not be available ... • Though the Santa Monica Pier is open, its Pacific Park amusement rides, Ferris wheel and merry-go-round remain closed.
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Despite gradual reopening, California's unemployment rate is still going up

Finger Lakes Times 20 Jun 2020
California's jobless rate rose to 16.3% in May as employers continued to shed jobs despite the gradual reopening of businesses across the state ... In May 2019, California's unemployment rate was 4.1% ... More than 700 people lost jobs at San Manuel Casino in San Bernardino County. Loews Hotels in Santa Monica and Hollywood shed more than 500 workers ... .
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Despite gradual reopening, California’s unemployment rate is still going up

Tyler Morning Telegraph 20 Jun 2020
California’s jobless rate rose to 16.3% in May as employers continued to shed jobs despite the gradual reopening of businesses across the state ... In May 2019, California’s unemployment rate was 4.1% ... More than 700 people lost jobs at San Manuel Casino in San Bernardino County. Loews Hotels in Santa Monica and Hollywood shed more than 500 workers ... ———.
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3 things to do at Southern Casinos (Feb. 21-27)

Orange County Register 18 Feb 2020
Casino Pauma ... Fantasy Springs Resort Casino. If all you wanna do is have some fun, ’til the sun comes up over Santa Monica Boulevard — or well, Indio Springs Parkway — you can start by seeing Sheryl Crow as she performs at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino on Saturday ... Casino Insider ... 7 things to do at Southern California casinos (Feb.
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Truman and Coolidge go up, Jefferson and Jackson go down. How history remembers presidents

The Los Angeles Times 17 Feb 2020
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — ... People weren’t just mild about Harry, they were downright done with Harry ... “Do your best, history will do the rest.” ... Advertisement ... John F ... How 1939’s ‘Battle of Santa Monica Bay’ brought down L.A.’s floating casinos ... A reporter journeys across Santa Monica in search of a story about a louche moment in the tony city’s history.
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These are the Southern California film locations from Best Picture nominees and winners

LA Daily News 07 Feb 2020
story was shot in and around the city with Westwood, Santa Monica, Studio City and Wilmington all featured prominently ... Much was shot on the Universal Studios backlot, but the carousel run by Paul Newman’s character is on the Santa Monica Pier ... in the Santa Monica Mountains.
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MLB players, local residents ready for Prime Time Charity Casino Classic

Santa Monica Daily Press 06 Jan 2020
The second annual Prime Time Charity Casino Classic will return to Santa Monica on Thursday, Jan ... Occurring at the historic Santa monica Bay Woman’s Club in Santa Monica from 6-11 p.m., the event will include a poker tournament, casino games, card magicians, light bites and an open bar featuring craft spirits from J.
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Gold Line: Montebello switches course, joins coalition supporting Washington Boulevard route

San Gabriel Valley Tribune 27 Sep 2019
Before this year, Montebello was a member of the SR-60 Coalition advocating for the Gold Line Eastside extension alternative which would follow the 60 Freeway from East Los Angeles to South El Monte ... “You can go from the terminus in Whittier to Santa Monica with stops at a casino, a major shopping center and a hospital.” Related links.
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Out and About for June 20 through 26, 2019

The Daily Gazette 20 Jun 2019
Jenny Lewis, a singer-songwriter and former lead singer of Rilo Kiley, opens the show ... on Friday ... Rivers Casino and Resort brings '90s rock to Schenectady on Saturday with Everclear. Known for songs like “Santa Monica” and “Father of Mine,” the band has been together since 1991, featuring Art Alexakis, Dave French, Freedy Herrera and Brian Nolan ... .

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