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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Sunday, Fire at Homeless Encampment, Post Office Annex

Sunday, Fire at Homeless Encampment, Post...

  (Photo provided courtesy of neighbor.) Fire started at 5:30 am and was put out immediately by firemen.  Before 10 am Sunday this writer passed...

And Just Across the Street

Thru all the drama, two momma ducks sleep or are nesting on eggs as dad watches less than 10 feet away

Panhandler Stabs Tourist over Picture in Hollywood

Panhandler Stabs Tourist over Picture in...

Both panhandlers pictured with signs, in both photos,  were at the Venice Beach boardwalk Sunday.  Both wanted $1 for taking their picture. Panhandler...

Councilman Rosendahl Last Day Sunday

Councilman Bill Rosendahl leaves office officially Sunday, 30 June.  He will always be remembered for his smile, his outreached arms, and his accessibility. ...

AT&T Goes for Another Tower

AT&T seeks permission to build tower at 101 Dudley Ave, corner of Dudley and Pacific. The first meeting will be Tuesday (June 25) 7pm at 1243 Pacific...

Sunday Movers Use Pedestrian Fire Gate

It took three Triangle residents to explain to lady trying to move into Jefferson Marina via Thatcher pedestrian fire gate that she was doing something...

Fire Alarm Does Work

Alarm on Thatcher pedestrian fire gate does ring for about three seconds when door is first opened and one can hear such if close proximity and listening. ...

Comments–24 June 2013

Karen H of Yale…I like the “clairvoyant button is broken.” Yolanda G of Venice Blvd …Antonio Villariagosa announced he wants to run for Governor...

Lights Out for Billboards

Note:  Dennis Hathaway was asked to inform the Update readers of the status of the non-blinking boards hovering above the neighborhoods. By Dennis Hathaway,...

Billboards–Lights Out…But!

Billboards–Lights Out…But!

Lincoln-Washington billboard no longer heralds the latest movies.