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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

LUPC Meets Monday (25 April)

Land Use and Planning Committee (LUPC) of the Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) will meet at 7 pm, Monday (25 April) at the Vera Davis Family Center, 610...

Dufay Critiques Mass, Scale, Character Report

Dufay Critiques Mass, Scale, Character Report

Note: A group of Venetians, made up of homeowners, architects, businessmen, miscellaneous residents, have been working on a plan for two years, as an ad...

Homelessness Main Topic of Mayor’s Budget

Homelessness Main Topic of Mayor’s...

Homelessness takes center stage in Mayor’s budget, which will start 1 July, and would greatly affect Venice. Venice is second only to LA’s...

Campaign Literature Varies

Campaign Literature Varies

Venice Neighborhood Council candidates are reviving up for a hotly contested campaign this year by the looks of the campaign literature. The VNC has consistently...

Graffiti … it doesn’t stop!

Graffiti … it doesn’t stop!

Two signs on Ocean Front Walk get graffitied. One would think that the dedicated graffiti park a few steps south and and a few steps west from signs would...

VNC Election in Full Swing

VNC Election in Full Swing

Venice Neighborhood election (VNC) is in full swing. Yolanda Gonzalez, who is running for one of the 13 positions of At-Large Community Officers sits at...

Yard Going, Neighbors Get Notification

Yard Going, Neighbors Get Notification

One of the last truck loads of equipment from the City Maintenance Yard on Thatcher leaves the yard prior to demolition. Councilman Mike Bonin sent a letter...

VSA Against Bonin Homeless Strategy

Mark Ryavec, president of Venice Stakeholders Association, spoke out against Councilman Mike Bonin’s “End Homelessness in Venice” strategy...

Chase is Doing “West of Lincoln” History

Ruth Chase is doing a history of Venice, which is called “West of Lincoln,” and is looking for input. She wants your story but then transforms...

Starry Nite for Eklund’s Star Party

Starry Nite for Eklund’s Star Party

Young and old gathered at Bob Eklund’s Star Party Saturday and saw the stars. Young and old got to see the Moon, Jupiter, and Mercury. Highlight...