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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

John is Still Homeless

Many people have been concerned about John Crawford and his dog Mateo.  Update reported that one vendor said he had a home just before Christmas.  It...

Venice Homeless Get Counted

Shown are about 15 of the 60 volunteers used Wednesday night for the Venice portion of the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) count of the...

Two Ladies Robbed in Brentwood

Note: Info supplied by Challis Macpherson of Howard.  Information is important in that this  suspect used pepper spray on his victims in broad day light...

Homeless and Determined

Homeless person has all his belongings in his car.  Car is parked at Venice Skills Center, 611 Fifth St., in  Center’s parking lot.  Owner taking...

Storage Container Opened Saturday

  James Ramirez of Venice Community Housing Corporation (VCHC) and Steve Clare, director of VCHC, are shown manning the storage container at Venice...

Saturday Morning on Ocean Front Walk, Around 8 am, Raining

All stuff was covered with plastic.  It was raining.   Arthure Moore Arthure Moore was living the good life on Venice beach Saturday morning. He...

DIRECTV Busy Bees “Do a Job” on Local School

  Two hundred of DIRECTV senior management staff from United States and South America swarmed on Westside Global Awareness Magnet School on Pacific,...

Frank Navarro Missing

  By Sue Kaplan Frank Navarro went missing Monday night from 807 Superba Ave (at Oakwood) at 9PM. We have learned that he is suffering from mental...

VNC Supports Storage Container

The Venice Neighborhood Council met Tuesday night and voted to support the storage container that was placed across from the LAPD substation at Venice...

LA Times Covers Costa Mesa’s Homeless Plan

The Sunday LA Times had an article about Costa Mesa’s homeless problem and it sounded like it mirrored Venice. Only Costa Mesa now has two deaths attributed...