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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Package Stealers are at It, Even Gated Community

Package Stealers are at It, Even Gated Community

Package stealers are at it even at 2:27 am (Wednesday) and even in a gated community such as Harbor Crossing. Coded entry is necessary to get in gate and...

LAMC 85.02 needs to be enforced, or better yet, get oversize vehicle signs

LAMC 85.02 needs to be enforced, or better...

  Red is no living/sleeping (dwelling) in vehicle. Yellow is no living/sleeping (dwelling) in vehicle between 9 pm and 6 am. Green is  live/sleep...

“Declaration of Crisis” Means City Can Place Homeless Shelters Anywhere City Wants Other Than Residential

“Declaration of Crisis” Means...

Saturday’s Los Angeles Times had article stating that Councilmen Mike Bonin and Jose Huizar want to extend the recently expired declaration of winter...

3rd and Rose Is “The Place”

“Third and Rose in Venice is the best place to be if you are homeless” according to Google search, claimed one homeless person on 3rd and Rose. This...

Dennison Lists VCH Upcoming Venice Median Events and Answers Questions

Becky Dennison, director of Venice Community Housing, lists the upcoming events and answers the latest questions, all regarding the Venice Median project....

Sea Lion Gets in Oxford Basin

Sea Lion Gets in Oxford Basin

Kyrina Bluerose captured this photo of the sea lion swimming in his new pool Thursday afternoon. Sea lion got thru the locks and into the Oxford Basin...

Memorial Wall Restoration Has Kick-Off Ceremony

Memorial Wall Restoration Has Kick-Off Ceremony

From left to right are the various VFW dignitaries from the state and local posts.  B.J. Lawrence is to the left of the wreath.  Past the wreath is Judy...

Venice Median Project Resident Selection Criteria

Note: In order to explain the 136-unit resident selection for the Venice Median, DuFay explains the types of housing provided—Permanent Supportive...

C3 Team at St. Joseph’s is Moving Homeless into Housing

C3 Team at St. Joseph’s is Moving Homeless...

Solimar Ferguson of LAHSA (Los Angeles Housing Services Authority) and Tia Drayton, registered nurse with County Department of Public Health are shown...

Weller’s Homeless Story — No 21

Weller’s Homeless Story — No...

By Steve Weller We left his son on the sand in his sleeping bag under a palm tree on Venice Beach. Teary-eyed at the condition of his son and the lack...