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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Thank You—LAPD, Councilman– Encampment at Walgreens

Thank You—LAPD, Councilman– Encampment...

The Walgreens encampment is gone. It packed up after the Venice Update published an open letter to Councilman Mike Bonin and the new LAPD Captain last...

Homeless Committee Charity Fund Raiser Funds Reach $6500 and Continues Upward

Homeless Committee of the Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) reported last week that their concert fund raiser had raised $5000 to benefit Miracle Messages,...

Live/Sleep LAMC 85.02 will be Law 7 January

Live/Sleep LAMC 85.02 will be Law 7 January

(Photo courtesy of John Betz.) The rewritten LAMC 85.02, defining where and when live/sleep vehicles can park on city streets, will go into effect and...

3rd Avenue Gets Cleaned as do the Residents on Fridays

3rd Avenue Gets Cleaned as do the Residents...

Lava Mae, managed by Jasmin Kozowy, comes each Friday close to 8:30 am and leaves close to noon to provide clean showers for those living on 3rd Avenue....

CD11 Candidates Status

CD11 Candidates Status

This is the status of the CD11 candidates as of 9 December. The “Q” means qualified and the “W” means the person has withdrawn....

City Homeless Committee Hears and Approves Thatcher Yard, Venice Median

By Kip Pardue Note:  Pardue has reference to the LA City Committee on Homelessness and Poverty that met 7 December in LA to discuss the contractors for...

City Homeless Committee Approves Thatcher Yard, Venice Median Projects

By Angela McGregor The Los Angeles Homeless and Poverty Committee met at 9 am, 7 December to approve entering into exclusive negotiating contracts with...

Cellular Signal Booster is the Monster

Cellular Signal Booster is the Monster

Last week residents in Oxford Triangle were concerned about a box that was installed on a street light pole and had a warning that stated “Radio...

Canal Bridge Lights Go On, As Did Party

Canal Bridge Lights Go On, As Did Party

(Photo courtesy of Darryl DuFay.) The 15th Annual Voice of the Canals Bridge and Holiday Lighting ceremony and Party took place in the small community...

Marina to Have Boat Parade, “Snow Wonder” and New Year’s Fireworks

Marina to Have Boat Parade, “Snow Wonder”...

The 54th annual Marina Boat Parade will be 10 December from 6 to 8 pm. Preceding the boat parade, Beaches and Harbors will host “Snow Wonder” for children...