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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

LUPC to Meet Monday, 7 March

Land Use and Planning Committee (LUPC) will meet Monday from 8 to 10 pm at the Vera Davis Family Center, 610 California. Two motions—amending the...

Latest Neighborhood Scam … Company Needs to Talk

Someone from Time Warner calls you and says he has got to talk with you in your house now regarding laying cable in your area. This recently happened to...

There Goes the Neighborhood–Is it Yours?

By Judith Goldman Judith Goldman is a co-founder of Keep Neighborhoods First, a community group that opposes the widespread commercialization of short-term...

“Unplug LA” Saturday, 5 March

Unplug LA will celebrate its 3rd annual Digital Detox, Device-free party Saturday (5 March) from 7 to 11 pm at the Electric Lodge, 1416 Electric Avenue....

KCET Does Canal History Starring Darryl Dufay

KCET has done a short video history of the canals starring Venice’s Voice of Canals Darryl Dufay. Dufay is author of the newsletter Voice of the...

Budding Astropoets You’re On!

DISCOVER THE ASTROPOET IN YOU. Have you ever looked up at the Moon or stars and said, “That’s so beautiful, I wish I could write a poem about it?”...

500 High School Choir Students Sing National Anthem

500 high school choir students sing the U.S. National anthem in a high-rise hotel. Each night before curfew, they gather on their balconies to sing the...

Antarctic Fungi Survive Martian Conditions On International Space Station

Antarctic Fungi Survive Martian Conditions...

Note: This is a press release from the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology The McMurdo Dry Valleys, located in the Antarctic Victoria Land, are...

Ryavac Discusses Cityhood for Venice

Ryavac Discusses Cityhood for Venice

By Mark Ryavac Many years ago I joined with other residents to research the prospects for Venice to detach from Los Angeles and form an independent city....

“Politics Ain’t for Sissies” Billed as Candidate Recruitment But Looks Like 2016 Main Attraction

Former California power politicians hit the stage at Westminster to tell it like it is and as the bill says: “Politics Ain’t for Sissies.”...