Suspect throws rock through window for unknown reasons

first_imgHomeNewsCrimeSuspect throws rock through window for unknown reasons May. 09, 2016 at 6:05 amCrimeSuspect throws rock through window for unknown reasonseditor5 years agocaliforniacity of santa monicacrimecrime in santa monicaCrime WatchhomelessLos AngelesNewsSanta Monicasanta monica californiaSanta Monica Crimesanta monica criminalssanta monica newssanta monica policevandalism ON APRIL 26 AT APPROXIMATELY 10:21 P.M.Officers responded to a radio call for service in the 1000 block of Palisades Beach Road for a vandalism. The suspect, Argelio Reyes, homeless, for unknown reasons threw a rock through the window of a residence. Reyes remained in the area and was contacted by officers. The estimated damage was approximately $1,500. The resident/victim was desirous of prosecution. The suspect was taken into custody and bail was set at $20,000.Note: Crime Watch is culled from reports provided by the Santa Monica Police Department. These are arrests only. All parties are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.Tags :californiacity of santa monicacrimecrime in santa monicaCrime WatchhomelessLos AngelesNewsSanta Monicasanta monica californiaSanta Monica Crimesanta monica criminalssanta monica newssanta monica policevandalismshare on Facebookshare on Twitteradd a commentLetter: Partisan pandering, borkingLincoln teacher retiring after 23 yearsYou Might Also LikeBriefsLos Angeles Sheriff’s deputy accused of destroying evidence of 2019 assaultAssociated Press16 hours agoBriefsNewsBeach House Begins Community Re-Opening June 15Guest Author2 days agoBriefsNewsInput Invited for Marine Park Improvement ProjectsGuest Author2 days agoBriefsNewsPublic Health Emphasizes the Importance of Vaccinations as Distancing and Masking Guidelines Relax Next WeekGuest Author2 days agoBriefsNews“Righting Our Wrongs” performance on June 11Guest Author2 days agoBriefsNewsSEATTLE Feds plan to curtail West Coast salmon fishing to help orcasGuest Author2 days agolast_img read more

Governor, Lawmakers Still Far Apart at Midpoint

first_img Stay Connected with the Daily Roundup. Sign up for our newsletter and get the best of the Beacon delivered every day to your inbox. HELENA – Republicans leaders have been meeting behind the scenes with Gov. Brian Schweitzer during the Legislature’s first half, but as the lawmakers clear the midpoint the two sides remain far apart on the GOP legislative agenda that is cruising toward his desk.Schweitzer and the Republican leaders for the House and Senate have met several times in person and also held phone meetings. But the governor’s criticism of the GOP legislative package has only been increasing.House Speaker Mike Milburn said he hopes to continue meeting over the last 45 days of the Legislature as the heavy lifting of drafting a budget package hits full stride.Neither side has publicized the meetings, the last of which took place two weeks ago. The governor’s office said the meetings were never on his public schedule given to reporters because they were spur-of-the-moment conversations set up at the last minute.Schweitzer said no agreement was reached during the discussions, although he believes both sides would eventually like to reach one.Milburn concurred with the assessment.Democrats hold minority positions in the Legislature and have little hope there of forcing change on the primary Republican proposals to cut the governor’s budget. The GOP leaders are promising to advance business-friendly changes to an expensive worker’s compensation system, tilt environmental laws in the favor of industry and scores of other proposals favored by conservatives.But Democrats do have enough votes to uphold a veto from Schweitzer — and the governor has made it clear he could be vetoing a lot of bills. Last week, he registered a “VETO” cattle brand with state livestock officials.Schweitzer has been increasingly dismissive of work Republicans are doing in the Legislature. He said the needed work comp reform should be based on the plan his administration helped craft over three years with the help of labor and business interests. But doctors who saw their rates cut and insurance companies who didn’t like aspects of the plan are backing the GOP proposal instead.The budget battle may be the biggest issue.Schweitzer is calling proposed GOP cuts to his budget for schools and colleges unnecessary, saying they will result in local property tax and tuition increases. The governor also said cuts to social services will be especially harsh on the needy.But Republicans argue the cuts must be made in order to achieve “structural balance,” meaning that the state only spends as much in the next two-year budget period as it receives in tax revenue in that same time period. They don’t like the way the governor balances his budget with money carried over from the previous budget period and raids several pots of cash around state government to make ends meet.But the governor ramped up his criticism over the past week. He even said he may be willing to veto a Republican budget he doesn’t like and force lawmakers to come back in the early summer to do it again. Schweitzer has called some GOP proposals “kooky” and ones trying to nullify federal laws “anti-American.”Milburn said the governor’s tough rhetoric may make it harder for he and Senate President Jim Peterson to continue meeting with Schweitzer in the second half.“It has so far been a very cordial relationship,” Milburn said of meetings so far. “As time goes on hopefully there will more direct communication.”Milburn and Peterson are both known by their colleagues as cordial and low-key. Neither is aggressive with their rhetoric, as Schweitzer often is, nor do they seek the limelight.The fate of a tense relationship is up to Schweitzer, said Peterson, a rancher from Buffalo.“You keep asking how we are going to get along with the governor,” said Peterson. “You know the two of us, that’s up to the governor.” Emaillast_img read more

Indians Fans Want Rick Vaughn to Throw Out the First Pitch of the World Series – Is Charlie Sheen Up for It?

first_img Matt Loede has been a part of the Cleveland Sports Media for over 21 years, with experience covering Major League Baseball, National Basketball Association, the National Football League and even high school and college events. He has been a part of the Cleveland Indians coverage since the opening of Jacobs/Progressive Field in 1994, and spent two and a half years covering the team for 92.3 The Fan, and covers them daily for Associated Press Radio. You can follow Matt on Twitter HERE. Matt Loede The Indians are already getting ready for game one of the World Series against either the Cubs or the Dodgers on Tuesday night at Progressive Field, and there’s one celebrity that fans are clamoring to have come to Cleveland and throw out the first pitch.That celeb – Charlie Sheen – aka closer Rick Vaughn from ‘Major League.’Playing the role of Vaughn was one of Sheen’s most famous roles, and came at a more ‘normal’ time in the controversial celebs life. Indians fans still love the song ‘Wild Thing’ which was the intro song for Vaughn in the movie.So now that fans are pushing hard on Twitter for Sheen to come to Cleveland to throw out the first pitch – what does the Hollywood star say about it?Major League continues to be the giftthat keeps on giving!if called upon,I’d be honored. pic.twitter.com/ijjAU0Qvbw— Charlie Sheen (@charliesheen) October 20, 2016Wow, crazy to think a better way to kickoff the World Series than with Vaughn, wearing his famous glasses, tossing out a fastball to get the Fall Classic out of the way.In case you haven’t seen it in awhile, here’s the video that still fires up Indians fans from the famous 80’s movie. center_img Related TopicsCharlie SheenIndiansWorld Serieslast_img read more