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News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Galperin Publishes Statistics for LA–Where is 11th District?

City Controller Ron Galperin has composed a set of charts comparing the council districts–what district has the largest average per capita income,...

1917 Astronomical Plate from Mt. Wilson Observatory Has First-Ever Evidence of an Exoplanetary System

1917 Astronomical Plate from Mt. Wilson Observatory...

This is a press release from Carnegie Institution for Science. The 1917 photographic plate spectrum of van Maanen’s star from the Carnegie Observatories’...

VNC Candidates as of 13 April

VNC Candidates as of 13 April

A few Venice Neighborhood Council candidates were not included in Monday’s Venice Update. As of today, the list is correct, but read the Election...

Man hit and killed Thursday

Man hit and killed Thursday

This morning a man was hit and killed by a pickup truck on Lincoln Blvd. This photo was taken at 7:30 am so it happened before that and probably before...

Comments–11 April 2016

Amy Alcon This is really valuable information. I saw a woman on my block — at 4:30 a.m. — folding up a tarp she’d been sleeping on and...

Small Craft Harbor Commission to Meet Wednesday

Department of Beaches and Harbors Small Craft Harbor Commission will meet Wednesday (13 April), 10 am at Burton Chase Park, 13650 Mindanao Way.

Mass, Scale, Character Comment Deadline Slipped

Comments for the Mass, Scale and Character report deadline has slipped from 15 April to 29 April. See http://veniceupdate.com/2016/04/02/mansionization-you-get-the-picture/...

Rain Wets Green Expo 2.0

Rain Wets Green Expo 2.0

Water was definitely a big subject at the Green Expo 2.0, as was the rain, which continued throughout the day. There were trees and seeds to be given out,...

Erewhon Opens

Erewhon Opens

Erewhon which features fresh food opened Wednesday. The store has not only fresh foods but a fresh food restaurant. Shown is a variety of chopped fresh...

Venice Spring Fling, 21 May

Venice Spring Fling, 21 May

(Photo courtesy of Wolf Seeberg.)