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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

9th Annual VNC BBQ Saturday

9th Annual VNC BBQ Saturday

The VNC 9th annual BBQ will be noon to four at the Oakwood Recreation Center park, 767 California Ave. The sign says it all but it doesn’t mention...

“Encyclopedia of News Events” Goes to Google’s YouTube

Associated Press (AP), one of the premiere news suppliers throughout the years for newspapers, radio and television, and British Movietone, are dumping...

Garvey Says “No” to Broken-Window Policing

Garvey Says  “No” to Broken-Window...

By Richard Garvey Venice Resident and Public Health Researcher Last weekend the wonderful mural at Market and Main (a block from my house) was tagged by...

Help Identify Homeless in Your Area

Do you a homeless person in your area who needs help? Helen Stotler is working on a subcommittee of the Venice Forward project that is identifying homeless...

Weller’s Homeless Story—No. 3

Weller’s Homeless Story—No. 3

Regina Weller is both pastor of the Foursquare Church in Venice and LAPD chaplain, as is her husband Steve Weller. They are part of the LAPD Homeless Task...

Kepler Space Telescope Finds Earth-Sized World

Kepler Space Telescope Finds Earth-Sized...

Eklund scours the astronomy press releases and chooses the one or ones most interesting for his readers. This is a press release from (Search for Extraterrestrial...

LA to Offer Homeless Citation Clinics

City Attorney Mike Feuer is offering Citation Clinics for the homeless. Many of the homeless have several tickets for things, such as sleeping on the sidewalk,...

Vanessa Williams Was; Meshell Ndegeocello Next

Vanessa Williams Was; Meshell Ndegeocello...

Vanessa Williams sang her favorites Thursday. Next Saturday (8 August) will be Meshell Ndegeocello.

Abbot Kinney Parking to be Dedicated Thursday

Abbot Kinney Parking to be Dedicated Thursday

How welcome the parking is for Abbot Kinney. New parking lot at 1300 Electric Ave will officially be opened and dedicated between 9 and 9:30 am Thursday,...

Erewhon To Open in Venice

Erewhon To Open in Venice

Erewhon (pronounced “e-re-whon”) will be opening in Venice at 585 Venice Blvd, just east of Abbot Kinney. Opening date is not set. This is...