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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Planning

564-568 Rialto Avenue will be heard 16 March, 10 am, West LA Municipal Building, 1645 Corinth, LA 90025. Owners want a permit to allow existing nonconforming...

Comments–18 March 2015

Amy Alcon At 6:30 am on Sunday, this Bel-Air boho-looking guy parked his huge schoolbus on our block of Electric Ave, not caring that he took up extra...

Venice Gets Lighted–O’Venice

Venice Gets Lighted–O’Venice

Venice goes green! The Venice sign that hangs on Windward at Pacific got lighted and Irish embellished tonight in honor of St. Patrick’s Day. Sign...

City Attorney Mike Feuer Sends Message

I wanted to share with you major actions my office took this week on such important issues as marriage equality, gun violence prevention, and improving...

Institute for Public Strategies Hosts Liquor Licensing Awareness Workshop

Institute for Public Strategies Hosts Liquor...

Panel assembled for the “My Voice Counts” workshop at the Oakwood Recreation Center. Left to right: Brenda Simmons, executive vice-president for Institute...

Proposed Senior Housing Area

Parking lot across from Killer Shrimp on Admiralty, proposed to be home for seniors, is usually empty except for overload conditions. This is one where...

New Sign

New sign appeared on abandoned Thatcher Maintenance Yard, which is owned by both Street Services and Sanitation. Sign refers to LAMC, Sec 41.24. This will...

Comments–13 March 2014

Cassie Blanco Honestly who cares if a restaurant sells alcohol or not. I welcome more dining options. And I appreciate the option of having a glass of...

Newsstands Vanish

Newsstands Vanish

By Roxanne Brown Beachhead and Argonaut newsstands in front of the Rose Café were reported vandalized in August 2014. The newsstands were replaced, vanished...

LA Times Article Says STR Creating Housing Shortage

Wednesday’s LA Times has article on how short-term rentals are pinching the housing supply particularly in areas such as Venice and Hollywood. http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-airbnb-housing-market-20150311-story.html#page=1