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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

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Councilman Bonin is trying to secure more police. One man wrote the post office downtown about the conditions at the Venice post office. Hopefully, it...

McDonald’s Encampment Dwindles

McDonald’s Encampment Dwindles

The group of homeless on Coeur d’Alene next to McDonald’s has dwindled from what it was. Stewart Oscars said the neighbors were working with the group....

Clean Up Venice Post Office

Pictures were taken Monday (19 Jan) after supposed cleaning on Saturday. The area photographed is the area near where customers enter and exit. David Ritch...

New Marina del Rey Post Office

New Marina del Rey Post Office

New location at 4325 Glencoe, next to Von’s Market. The 5 January issue of Update showed the wrong vacant building.

Actor Begley to Speak at First Green Venice Expo

Ed Begley, Jr., actor and sustainable green activist, will serve as keynote speaker at the first annual Green Venice Expo noon to 6 pm 28 February at the...

City Council Begins Move on STR

Few knew until recently what a short-term rental (STR) was outside the hotel industry, much less the impact they were having on a city, a neighborhood,...

Crowd Gathered for Venice Sign Lighting

Crowd Gathered for Venice Sign Lighting

(Photo courtesy of anonymous.) Photo was taken by a drone at the Venice Sign Lighting last month. It shows the crowd that gathered for the ceremony featuring...

Businessmen Want Minimum Wage Raised

By a lopsided 2-1 margin, Westside business owners support raising the minimum wage in Los Angeles, according to the results of an online survey of business...

More Road Construction in Marina

Marina del Rey 18-inch Waterline Replacement to start on Admiralty from Marquesas to Bora Bora 26 January. All work is to be finished by May 2015. Construction...

MDR Design Control Board Meet Wed

Marina del Rey Design Control Board meet will take place Wednesday (21 January) at 1:30 pm at Burton Chase Park, 13650 Mindanao Way, Marina del Rey. Agenda...