It's a beautiful day in the neighborhood...
A Santa Monica Firefighter sprays foam onto a palm tree which caught on fire after a Yellow Cab's Mini-van combusted into flames at Adelaide Dr. and Ocean Avenue on Friday, March 30, 2007.
Stephanie Libonati, 8, (right) and her girlfriend Naomi Larsen, 7, put twenty-five cents into their toy cash register after selling a cup of homemade lemonade at the corner of 16th and Georgina on Friday, March 30, 2007. Lemonade sold for twenty-five cents and their chocolate cookies were only a dime.
Faataape Simi, from American Castle Construction, works on installing a new sign at Santa Monica High School (SAMO) on Wednesday, March 28, 2007.
Public sculptures by artist Mark Lere are displayed on each of the six floors of the new sustainable and solar powered Civic Center Parking Structure at Fourth Street on Tuesday, March 27, 2007. The sculptures help remind motorist where they parked. © 2007 SantaMonicaCloseup.com
Emily Lin, a reporter from Chinese Daily News, studies the untitled public sculpture by artist Mark Lere during the grand opening of the sustainable and solar powered Civic Center Parking Structure on Tuesday, March 27, 2007. © 2007 SantaMonicaCloseup.com