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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Judith Baca Wins $50,000 for Mural Art

Judith Baca is the first muralist to win a grant from United States Artists since the nonprofit group began giving the $50,000 awards in 2006. She is the...

320 Sunset Appeal Rescheduled for January

By Roxanne Brown Attorney for Fran Camaj’s Gjusta at 320 Sunset asked that the appeal hearing (regarding City’s approval of change of use from...

Weller’s Homeless Story–No. 13

Gail and Aaron By Regina Weller I received a call from a woman a few months back who was referred to us by a Church. “But why couldn’t they help you?”...

Homeless News About Town; Meanwhile Homeless in Venice

Homeless News About Town; Meanwhile Homeless...

Homelessness took the stage in LA until Paris … Garcetti ruled out an emergency. http://www.latimes.com/local/cityhall/la-me-homeless-20151119-story.html...

Venice Sign Lighting, 4 December

Venice Sign Lighting, 4 December

Venice Sign lights will be switched from white to green and red at 8 pm Friday, 4 December at Windward and Pacific Ave. What celebrity will flip the switch...

Mark Antonio Grant to Retire

Special assistant or point man for both 11th Council District Councilmen Bill Rosendahl and Mike Bonin will be retiring 28 November.

Thatcher Maintenance Yard Hearing for Coastal Permit was Heard

Thatcher Maintenance Yard Hearing for Coastal...

Not many objected to the demolition of the buildings on the Thatcher Maintenance Yard. Planning sent notification after the hearing that the Coastal Development...

Car continues on and gets wet

Car continues on and gets wet

Car continued south on Pacific early Wednesday morning trying to get to Playa del Rey. No bridge. Broke thru barriers and rail.

Snow in Burton Chase Park; Fireworks; Boat Parade

Snow in Burton Chase Park; Fireworks; Boat...

Yes, there will be real snow in Burton Chase Park, 12 December from 1 to 5 pm. Children can enjoy real snow, a synthetic ice rink, sledding, arts &...

NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover Heads Toward Active Dunes

Note: This is based on press release from NASA/JPL. On its way to higher layers of the mountain where it is investigating how Mars’ environment changed...