It's a beautiful day in the neighborhood...
Children experience the captivating world of Unstrung Heroes, a puppetry performance collective, which provides an interactive, strolling, improvisational comedy experience for all ages at Tongva Park on Saturday, September 13, 2014. Puppet School, the only puppeteer-training center in Los Angeles, led a workshop for children of all ages to craft their own puppets and performances on the spot.
Charles Bradley and his Extraordinaries perform during the 30th Annual Twilight Concerts at the Santa Monica Pier on Thursday, September 11, 2014.
Santa Monica Fire Department Firefighter Tim Wenger lowers the flag to half mast during the 911 Remembrance Ceremony at SMFD headquarters on Thursday, September 11, 2014. The September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center in New York, the Pentagon in Arlington, Va. and in Shanksville, Pa. resulted in the deaths of 2,977 people. Those killed included 343 Firefighters, 60 Police Officers and 8 private EMT/Paramedics totaling 411 emergency personnel. Also included in the civilian deaths were 5 people with connections to Santa Monica. In recognition of those who perished on that tragic day, the Santa Monica Fire Department annually conducts a brief and solemn remembrance ceremony consistent with the International Association of Fire Chiefs recommended protocols. All four community Fire Stations participated.
Dance instructors Steve Sayer and Fancy Dougherty dance to the live music by California Feetwarmers at Tongva After Dark on Wednesday, September 10, 2014.
Activists Jerry Rubin speaks during the Save The Muir Woods Mural Public Demonstration at artist Jane Golden's creative and inspirational 1978 'Muir Woods' mural on Saturday, September 6, 2014. The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District Board are proposing a new painting for the mural. The mural is located Olympic High School.
Forever 21 hosted a Barbie collection launch party at the Third Street Promenade on Wednesday, September 3, 2014. Guests were treated to manicures and temporary tattoos at the beauty bar. #BarbieLovesF21
Contestants pump-up at Muscle Beach during the Muscle Beach Labor Day Bodybuilding, Figure, Bikini and Men’s Physique Competition on Monday, September 1, 2014. The Muscle Beach Bodybuilding competition was presented by Joe Wheatley Productions.
Contestants compete in the Muscle Beach Labor Day Bodybuilding, Figure, Bikini and Men’s Physique Competition at Venice Beach on Monday, September 1, 2014. The Muscle Beach Bodybuilding competition was presented by Joe Wheatley Productions.