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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Don’t Dump Poop Bags in Oxford Basin

Don’t Dump Poop Bags in Oxford Basin

Properly dispose of your dog’s poop — bag it and put it in the trash cans provided. Call (800) 675-HELP (4357) if you see anyone illegally...

Activist Rick Swinger Attacked on Rose at Hampton

Activist Rick Swinger Attacked on Rose at...

By Mark Ryavec Venice activist Rick Swinger was assaulted by a homeless camper on Rose Avenue the morning of Thursday, May 18th, which resulted in Rick...

Identity Theft?–Oh, No! Go to identitytheft.gov

Identity theft is not a pleasant event to think about, but one must take action immediately if it happens. Perhaps, one only suspects such, perhaps one...

Audet Feted, Aarons Elected & LA Louver Change of Use Approved at VNC Meet

Audet Feted, Aarons Elected & LA Louver...

By Angela McGregor Wednesday’s Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) Board meeting opened with a tribute to former VNC Board President, DeDe Audet, who...

LA Funds “Vision Zero” Traffic Study

LOS ANGELES – In dramatic action that will vastly increase the amount of money the City of Los Angeles invests in Vision Zero – a program designed...

LAPD Carnival in July

LAPD Carnival in July

DeDe Audet Says Goodbye to Her Beloved VNC

DeDe Audet Says Goodbye to Her Beloved VNC

These are a few of the people who worked with her on the board.  Left to right are Jed Pauker, DeDe, Darryl DuFay, and Barbara Gibson. DeDe Audet said...

Becky Dennison Lists Events and Answers Questions Regarding Venice Median Project

Becky Dennison, director of Venice Community Housing (VCH), lists the upcoming events and answers questions regarding the project. Upcoming Events General...

Santa Monica’s Homeless Increases 26 Percent; Demographic Survey Paints Broader Picture

Santa Monica’s Homeless Increases 26...

Note:  Darryl DuFay supplied the link and the initial figures  to make this story happen. Santa Monica presented its homeless count figures and homeless...

Measure H Committee Completes Budget

Note: It was Update’s understanding that Measure HHH was to provide housing; Measure H was to provide supportive services. By Coalition to Preserve...