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Tuesday
Jan222019

Affordable Arts Space Now Available

SM Daily Press:  Bergamot Station Arts Center is currently accepting applications for tenants seeking affordable arts space in Santa Monica. This opportunity was developed in collaboration with Worthe Real Estate Group (WREG) and the City of Santa Monica Cultural Affairs and Arts Commission, with the goal of ensuring that the arts remain a vibrant part of the City’s ecosystem. The vacancies are for organizations, arts collectives or for-profit arts entities that provide public programming. Applications will be reviewed based on their artistic quality, community benefits and the degree to which they will activate the Bergamot Station arts campus. The application deadline is Friday, Jan. 25, with finalist interviews occurring in late February.  Read more > 

Monday
Nov262018

The original manager of Santa Monica Farmer's Markets is retiring

LA Times:  Watch this great video of our beloved Laura Avery, produced by Cody Long for the LA Times.

www.latimes.com/109768756-132.html 

Sunday
Sep092018

Santa Monica holds festival to promote buying local

ABC Channel 7 News:  Good health and good food were on tap in Santa Monica. 

Read more/ see the video >

 

Wednesday
Aug292018

Promote a Healthy and Happy Lifestyle at Santa Monica's Buy Local Health and Fitness Festival

SantaMonica.gov:  This event will raise awareness about the economic, environmental, and community benefits of thinking local first.

The Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce and the City of Santa Monica will host the Buy Local Health and Fitness Festival on Saturday, Sept. 8 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Reed Park. This free event brings together Santa Monica’s local businesses, services and non-profits for a fun filled day while raising awareness about the economic, environmental, and community benefits of thinking local first.  Read more>

Monday
May072018

Congratulations to our Most Loved Santa Monica Business Winners of 2018

Seascape:  Thanks to everyone who voted in the 5th Annual Most Loved Santa Monica Businesses Contest!  Created to encourage people to shop, eat and play locally, this contest is an initiative of the Buy Local Santa Monica Committee and the Santa Monica Daily Press, in partnership with our local business improvement districts (Downtown SM, Main St, Montana Ave + Pico Blvd), the SM Chamber, SM Pier Corp., the SM Travel + Tourism and the City of Santa Monica.  Read more (p. 11) >