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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

NASA to Broadcast Eclipse Across US from Ground, Aircraft, Spacecraft

  All of North America will be treated to an eclipse of the Sun Monday, 21 August, and NASA Television will carry it live from coast to coast from...

Westchester/Playa Neighborhood Council Approves Letter Asking for Lane Restoration

Westchester/Playa Neighborhood Council Approves...

Standing room only inside. Line waiting to go in. Members of the council preparing to vote. The Westchester/Playa Neighborhood Council in a specially called...

Reporter Barred Press Entrance by Police

Reporter Barred Press Entrance by Police

by Reta Moser Police barred this reporter entrance to the Westchester/Playa neighborhood council that was to vote on the controversial “road diet”...

LA Plans to Charge you Big Bucks to Appeal a Project

LA Plans to Charge you Big Bucks to Appeal...

NOTE: The source of this is from Coalition to Preserve LA and pertains to council file 09-0969 provided by Marie Hammond. Councilmember Mitch Englander...

Okulick Provides BID Letter from Sokol with Comment

Okulick Provides BID Letter from Sokol with...

John Okulick of Hampton Drive has been an outspoken opponent of the Business Improvement District (BID), formed last year of commercial and industrial...

Westchester/Playa Neighborhood Council to Hold Special Meet Tuesday to Ask Bonin to Reverse Playa “Road Diet”

Westchester/Playa Neighborhood Council will meet specifically Tuesday (15 August), 6:30 pm at the Westchester Municipal Building Community Room, 7166 Manchester...

Jason Robinson to Address Homeless Committee Monday

  Jason Robison, program director of SHARE, will speak at the Monday night meeting of the Venice Neighborhood Committee (VNC) Homeless Committee,...

Swinger Praises LAPD for Action Friday

Swinger Praises LAPD for Action Friday

Note:  Advocate Rick Swinger, who lives in north Venice near 3rd and Rose, has just about taken over this edition of Update with his endeavors to clean...

Swinger Contributors Fund Alley Cleanup

Swinger Contributors Fund Alley Cleanup

Rick Swinger’s fund, unofficially named GoFundMe, had the alley between Hampton and 3rd cleaned Thursday. Swinger started the fund to see if he could...

Culver City Celebrates 100

Culver City year-long Centennial Celebration will include a “Taste of Downtown Culver City” Wednesday, 16 August from 5 to 9 pm.