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company: A new area code is arriving in the Westside on April 17.
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Stage Left: Loretta Theater
Alll the world may be a stage, but not in Santa Monica, where the
much-anticipated entrance of the Loretta Theater onto the city's
performing arts scene has come to a mysteriously abrupt end.
CHARGED WITH WESTSIDE RAPES ASSAULTED
Two days after he was booked on suspision of being the "Westside
Rapist", Jelani Efron King was assaulted by an inmate in Men's
Central Jail in downtown Los Angeles.
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Authorities are investigating whether a knife-wielding
man shot by Inglewood Police early Friday morning is responsible
for six Westside rapes since December, two of them in Santa Monica.
Department investigators have contacted Santa Monica detectives
in their quest to determine if a man fatally shot by police early
Friday in Inglewood could be the same man suspected of having raped
six women on the Westside, two of them in Santa Monica.
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RAPIST CLAIMS SEVENTH VICTIM
A woman was sexually assaulted in the
Palms area of West Los Angeles late Monday, fueling fears that the
Westside Rapist has claimed his seventh victim and may not be the
man shot dead Friday by Inglewood police after a woman there was
raped at knife point.
It is one of the largest real estate deals in the city's history.
The property -- Santa Monica Shores.
4- 13 -- RELOCATION
The City Council Tuesday night approved an emergency measure to
protect tenants displaced by renovation.
4- 12 -- Nipped in the
Santa Monica's sign ordinance takes bite out of some businesses
and jeopardizes a dog's life.
4- 14 Westside
The man who terrorized the Westside with a spree
of nightime rapes was arrested by police Monday night. Physical
evidence ties him to six of the seven rapes that have occurred since
October. Two of the victims were Santa Monica residents.
-- Man Charged with Westside Rapes Pleads Not Guilty
A man arrested Monday for a series of rapes, including two in
Santa Monica, pleaded not guilty Wednesday to nine felony charges.
The charges included three counts of forcible rape. Other charges
could be forthcoming.
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Sewage to Sea Dragon: Pier Marks 90th Birthday
Avert Suicidal Leap
Traffic was blocked in downtown Santa Monica for eight hours Wednesday
as a distraught man threatened to throw himself off the top of a
public parking structure. After a tension-filled day, crisis negotiators
talked the man into turning himself in.
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