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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Duke Needs a Beer

Friday morning, while walking Ocean Front Walk, I saw this man with the beer sign.  I asked him if I could set down next to him.  He said “yah” and...

Comments– 19 January 2013

Linda L, president of Venice Neighborhood Council … I understand that the mural ordinance did not yet pass at City Council. It passed the PLUM Committee...

VNC to Hear Storage Container, OPD Lawsuit Statuses

New storage container placed in parking lot of Los Angeles Police Department substation at Venice Beach.  Container is larger than one owned by Department...

Wires Cross Howard

Wires going from house on one side of Howard to alley on other side of Howard were brought to Update’s attention.  DeDe Audet, representative for the...

City Council Passes Mural Ordinance

By Martin Flynn This in from Marty from a friend … Ordinance has passed. Will go into effect after Mayor signs it, approximately 45 days. No restrictions!!!...

Milwood Walk Street Crime Report

By Sue Kaplan Comment:  Milwood walk streets had six break-ins from 23 December to 5 January. Two were while residents were  home.  Thought this information...

Whales at Venice Pier

By Heather Kahler I have been walking on the beach and pier every morning and today was a divine gift! I was at the end of Venice pier enjoying the glassy,...

John and Micah Have a Home

  Met John (can’t remember his last name) and his dog Micah in front of the weight lifting place on Ocean Front Walk (OFW) last year. John didn’t...

For Love of the Catch

Wednesday, 5 December 2012, 6:58 am, Jetty

Volunteers Needed for Venice Homeless Count

Volunteers are needed for the Venice Homeless Count, 30 January, 8 to midnight. The four hours include one hour of training, which includes getting supplies,...