Director of Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy willing to spend own money to save mountain lions

The executive director of the Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy said in remarks published Tuesday that he's willing to take matters into his own hands and spend his own money to prevent the death of the last remaining male mountain lion in the area after a young mountain lion that attacked a dozen animals over two years was legally killed by the landowner whose livestock had been attacked.

2 mountain lions found dead from rat poison in Santa Monica Mountains

A mountain lion that was being tracked by National Park Service researchers and was found dead in the Santa Monica Mountains died from ingesting rat poison, which was also detected in the system of a second lion whose body was discovered a month earlier, officials said Tuesday.

Mean Girls-themed pop-up restaurant is coming back for an extended run

A pop-up restaurant for the fans of the popular teen film, "Mean Girls," opened in Santa Monica for only six days in October 2019, and if you missed it then, you're in luck. Due to an overwhelming response, the restaurant will be coming back and will debut once again in April 2020.