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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

New Life for Veterans at VA in Westwood

President Barak Obama signed the bill this week, co-authored by Ted Lieu, that authorizes the VA Secretary to enter into leases at the West Los Angeles...

Warning: Bike Path Dangerous

Warning:  Bike Path Dangerous

If feet are cool, so is the bird

If feet are cool, so is the bird

Temperatures soared at the beach this past week and even the birds looked for ways to cool it.

LAHSA Counted 889 Homeless for Venice; Where Are They?

LAHSA Counted 889 Homeless for Venice; Where...

The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA) homeless count showed Venice had a decrease in homeless population from previous year of 1006 to 889,...

Beach Storage Manager Likes MTA Lot, Answer for All; Does Not Like Mobile Storage Plan

Beach Storage Manager Likes MTA Lot, Answer...

Mike Lindley, manager of the storage facility at the beach, doesn’t like the mobile storage plan envisioned by the Venice Neighborhood Council Homeless...

Homeless Committee Considering Three More Proposals

By Angela McGregor Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) Homeless Committee added several new proposals aimed at getting unhoused people off the street. Last...

Orson Bean to do “Safe at Home” for Free, 5 October

Orson Bean to do “Safe at Home”...

Venetian Orson Bean will do his one-man show “Safe at Home” free 8 pm, 5 October at the Pacific Resident Theatre, 703 Venice Blvd. Call box...

VNC Members Attend 2016 Neighborhood Congress Saturday

VNC Members Attend 2016 Neighborhood Congress...

(Photo courtesy of Yolanda Gonzalez.) President of the Venice Neighborhood Council President Ira Koslow is shown at the neighborhood congress held downtown...

Abbot Kinney Festival was Hot, Crowded and Wonderful

Abbot Kinney Festival was Hot, Crowded and...

Festival probably hit records for number of people and heat, yet people still brought their dogs–one had a sweater on–to walk on the hot asphalt...

LUPC to Meet at Oakwood Thursday, 29 September

Land Use and Planning Committee (LUPC) will meet Thursday, 29 September at 7 pm at Oakwood Recreation Center, 767 California Ave, 90291. Matt Royce, chair...