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Arbor Day

Each year several local organizations donate trees to the city to celebrate Arbor Day. Assisted by City of Santa Monica Urban Forester Task force, members of the Kiwanis Santa MonicaSanta Monica Elks 906Santa Monica Lions Club, Santa Monica Breakfast Club and the Santa Monica Bay Woman's Club plant the newest additions to the city’s urban canopy at Hotchkiss Park on Thursday, April 25, 2019. The Santa Monica Arbor Day event is organized by the Public Landscape Division of the Public Works Department, which is responsible for maintaining the City's parks, landscapes, downtown and Santa Monica State Beach. Arbor Day is a holiday in which individuals and groups are encouraged to plant trees.

Posted on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 05:15PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

CLOCK TOWER

The historic  Santa Monica Clock Tower building keeps time on Saturday, April 13, 2019. The Clock Tower is Santa Monica's first high-rise building constructed in 1929 in an Art Deco style as a mixed-use office and commercial property for the headquarters of the Bay Cities Guaranty and Loan Association. The building was designated a City Landmark on Saturday, April 13, 2019. The building was constructed in a rectangular plan with a stepped, four-story roof clock tower clad in terra cotta tile.Santa Monica Clock Tower, Saturday, April 13, 2019.

Posted on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 08:02PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

Shoy Phillip

Shoy Phillip plays the steel drum live at the on Wednesday, April 10, 2019.

Posted on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 07:55PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

Josh Balbien

Josh Balbien performs at the Third Street Promenade Downtown Santa Monica, Wednesday, April 3, 2019.

Posted on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 04:35PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

SMPD Electric Scooters

Santa Monica Police Department debutes thier new electric scooters at Ocean Front Wak on Tuesday, April 2, 2019.

Posted on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 10:48AM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

World Peace Drum Circle

Flags from 193 countries and 50 United States blow in the wind at #SantaMonica #Beach on Sunday, March 31, 2019.. The flags are installed by The World Peace Drum Circle. Their objective is to do anything they can to help end all wars, hunger, malnutrition, starvation, and homelessness inspiring the development of a pure relationship with mother earth. Their goal is to have each country world-wide organize a similar drum circle event every Sunday. The World Peace Drum Circle meets every Sunday from 1pm to 5pm. For more info visit http://drumdancepray.org/#DrumDancePray Drum Dance Pray 4 World Peace

Posted on Sunday, March 31, 2019 at 07:52PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

SMPD Training

Santa Monica Police Officers practice riding extremely slow on bicycles at Ocean View Park on Thursday, March 7, 2019.

Posted on Thursday, March 7, 2019 at 12:01PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

POLICE POWER SLIDE

Santa Monica Police Officers practice power slides on bicycles at Ocean View Park on Thursday, March 7, 2019.

Posted on Thursday, March 7, 2019 at 11:53AM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint