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News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Oakwood to Show “Back to the Future”

Oakwood to Show “Back to the Future”

Oakwood Recreational Center, 767 California St., will feature “Back to the Future” Saturday, June 6 at 8:30. Big Hero 6 is scheduled for 18...

Comments–2 June 2015

Amy Alkon There are always little unexpected gems in Update. For me, in this one, it was Roxanne Brown’s photo of the binoculars on the building...

2015 Outrigger Races at MDR

2015 Outrigger Races at MDR

Marina del Rey Outrigger Canoe Club at Palawan Way hosted 2015 Outrigger race that was all day Sunday. Mothers’ Beach and surrounding areas were filled...

WHAT’S RIGHT ABOUT VENICE

WHAT’S RIGHT ABOUT VENICE

By Roxanne Brown – Member Venice Neighborhoods’ Association Note: In 12 May issue, Update mentioned wanting to run articles about “What is Right...

LUPC to Meet Tuesday

Land Use and Planning Committee (LUPC) to meet Tuesday, 6:45 to 10:30 pm at Terrace Restaurant, 7 Washington Blvd. Possible relocation will be Whaler at10...

Venice Artblock to Open Studios June 7

Venice Artblock to Open Studios June 7

Venice Artblock will open many studios throughout Venice Sunday, 7 June from 11am to 6 pm.

Ryavec Asks Mayor Garcetti “What is Cost to House Venice Transients”

By Mark Ryavec President of Venice Stakeholders Association and Venice Neighborhood Council’s Ad Hoc Committee on Homelessness I was recently asked...

Police Presence Increased at Beach

Police Presence Increased at Beach

Captain Nicole Alberca said she has “increased police presence” at the beach since the shooting of the young man on Windward this month. Start...

Bollards Transcend to Bike Racks

Bollards Transcend to  Bike Racks

These bollard/bike racks were approved by Venice Neighborhood Council 2014. City is installing new bollard/bike racks at all the openings to Ocean Front...

Chaplain Weller “Walks the Walk”

Chaplain Weller “Walks the Walk”

He walks the walk. Some just talk. That is called “talk the talk.” Chaplain Steve Weller, Pastor Steve Weller or just plain Steve … it’s...