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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Telling Film of Venice — Crime, Transient Homeless, and Now City Wants “Bridge Housing” in Residential Area

Telling Film of Venice — Crime, Transient...

Excellent film by Paul Abascal on the homeless in Venice. Abascal touches on the transient inhabitants, the crime, the multitude of social services that...

St. Joseph to Hold Community Meet, 24 October

St. Joseph to Hold Community Meet, 24 October

St. Joseph will hold their second community meet 24 October, 5 pm at St. Joseph Center, 204 Hampton Dr. Note it was stated in Update erroneously that the...

Prepare for Earthquake Day

Prepare for Earthquake Day

City of Boise, Idaho Appeals Ninth Circuit Overnight Camping Case

City of Boise, Idaho Appeals Ninth Circuit...

The case at the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals that put a blanket “bed for the homeless” ruling similar to the Los Angeles Jones Settlement...

McCluskey Plans to Have Universities Across US Offer 1970 Grads the Commencement Ceremony, If They Didn’t Have It and Want It

It is your last semester of college. You have visions of the end — graduation day, the cap and gown, pomp and circumstance plays is your head, thoughts...

Absolutely No Drinking and Scootering

Absolutely No Drinking and Scootering

By Darryl DuFay LA has the first DUI conviction of a very drunk scooter rider. There have been eight scooters in the Grand Canal by the tidal gates at...

718-720 Rose Goes Before City Planning

718-720 Rose Goes Before City Planning

The Rose project proceeded to the City Planning Wednesday. “They approved the tract map, which includes a slight decrease in the size of the sidewalk...

Safran Submits for Permits to Build

Safran Submits for Permits to Build

Thomas Safran Associates submitted paperwork for permits and coastal commission review relating to Oxford Triangle proposed 98-unit homeless project proposed...

How does BID get the figures for work done?

One member of the Business Improvement District (BID) wanted to know how the monthly progress figures were obtained. Connie Brooks, who handles the communications...

Town Hall on MTA Lot for Bridge Housing, 17 October

Town Hall on MTA Lot for Bridge Housing,...

Mayor Eric Garcetti and Councilman Mike Bonin will hold a Town Hall to discuss the planned bridge housing for Venice at the MTA lot 17 October, 6 to 8...