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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

10th Annual VNC Picnic a Blast

10th Annual VNC Picnic a Blast

The Venice Neighborhood Council’s BBQ Picnic Saturday at Oakwood Park was a “Blast,” according to one participant. There was a bouncie...

Pacifica Purchases Motel, Calls it “Kinney”

Pacifica Purchases Motel, Calls it “Kinney”

Irvine-based Pacifica Hotels has named their new motel in Venice at 737 Washington Blvd, “Kinney.” The boutique hotel has 68 rooms, a playground,...

No More Bulky Items at the Park, OFW

No More Bulky Items at the Park, OFW

Sign says it all. Personal property left in the Park after closing will be subject to impound. Information regarding impounded items will be available...

“Safe Parking” Passes Committee, City Council Next

“Safe Parking” Passes Committee,...

On Main next to Westminster Elementary School. Man with his mattress next to bus stop on Main and next to Westminster Elementary School. Councilman Mike...

BBB Routes Change But Not All Happy

BBB Routes Change But Not All Happy

(Photo courtesy of Darryl DuFay.) After much controversy and a town hall meet, the Big Blue Bus, that services Venice and now Marina del Rey, has changed...

STR Is There/Will There Be Enforcement?

The Venice Canals Action Committee reports that the same short-term rental house on Sherman Canal that international attorney Ed Rucker provided the facts...

National Night Out, Tuesday, Playa Vista

National Night Out, Tuesday, Playa Vista

Group Calls for Boycott of VNC BBQ

Group Calls for Boycott of VNC BBQ

  Black, Brown, the Unhoused and other community leaders are calling for a Boycott of the Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) “community BBQ” as...

Pardue Analyzes Eight Properties to be Built On/Sold for Homeless

By Kip Pardue This is an update about the proposed developments in Venice (and beyond). I hope this helps all Venetians understand this process a bit better…...

… and now the money for the homeless

Looks like County will have nothing on the ballot to alleviate homelessness in LA this year. Perhaps in March they will put the quarter cent sales tax...