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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

VNC to Discuss Bylaw Changes Tuesday

Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) will discuss the definitions for stakeholders in reference to the bylaws Tuesday, 7 pm, Westminster Elementary School,...

Rec and Parks to Vote on Opening of Beach Restroom

Board of Recreation and Parks will vote on opening the cluster of restrooms at Horizon and Ocean Front Walk Wednesday, March 21, 9:30 am, EXPO Center Comrie...

Man Shot on Windward by Homeless Man Last Week; Another Shooting This Week; Francisco Asks for Separate SLO for Boardwalk Area

Another shooting occurred Thursday afternoon in Surfside Bar and Grill at 23 Windward.  Two men were arguing or fighting and another tried to stop it. ...

Around town …

Around town …

Kip Pardue Talks of Transient Homeless Living on Venice Blvd and Next to His House

Kip Pardue Talks of Transient Homeless Living...

By Kip Pardue Kip lives in a house in the Venice Median area between North and South Venice Blvd where 140 units are proposed in the parking lot.  The...

Preserve LA Says “No” to SB 827

Preserve LA Says “No” to SB 827

This illustration is by artist Anne Hars and shows a 5-story apartment building on West Adams next to an existing neighborhood.  Five-stories is the smallest...

Amy Alkon Talks of New Book

Amy Alkon Talks of New Book

Amy Alkon, local activist and the Advice Goddess columnist, gives talk regarding her new book Unf*ckology at the Grove 11 March.

Confessions of a Venice NIMBY

Confessions of a Venice NIMBY

By Christopher Wrede Note the author is a founding member of Venice Vision (fightbackvenice.org) Venice Vision argues that oversized housing projects and...

Register Your Bikes!

Register Your Bikes!

Junker Completes “Grizzly Bears Once Walked on Venice” Mural

Junker Completes “Grizzly Bears Once...

LA Muralist Eric Junker, who twice designed the annual Abbot Kinney Festival logo, has completed  a 70-foot mural at 1525 Abbot Kinney (aka “The Brig...