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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Everything you wanted to know regarding what is available for homeless

Everything you wanted to know regarding what...

Mar Vista Community Council’s Homeless Solutions Committee put out a Homeless Resource Guide in January  that can answer many of the questions people...

VSA Appeals Public Nuisance Lawsuit Against City

(Venice, CA/11-6-17) The Venice Stakeholders Association (VSA) has filed its appeal brief in its lawsuit against the City and County of Los Angeles for...

VNC Has Two Board Seats Open

  The Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) is now accepting applications for the vacant position of Chair of the Outreach Committee as well as for a...

RecallBonin Campaign Co-Chair Offers $10K to Put in Lights at Crosswalk Where Shear Was Killed

RecallBonin Campaign Co-Chair Offers $10K...

  Alexis Edelstein, co-chair of the RecallBonin campaign, stood at corner of Pacific and Sunset where Damon Shear  had been killed exactly one week...

RecallBonin Campaign to File Notice of Intent Monday, 30 Oct

RecallBonin Campaign to File Notice of Intent...

PLAYA DEL REY, CA – A committee of registered voters will take their first official step toward ousting westside Councilmember Mike Bonin on Monday...

VNC Homeless Committee to Meet Tuesday at Noon

The Venice Neighborhood Council Homeless Committee will meet noon, Tuesday (31 Oct) at the Venice Public Library. The will be discussing placement of portable...

3rd–Formerly Lined with Homeless–Shows Signs of Normalcy

(Photos courtesy of Rick Swinger.) North end of 3rd seems very normal.  South end, near Sunset, is starting to repopulate with homeless on the sidewalk....

Becky Dennison Updates Readers About Status of Venice Median Project and Answers Questions

By Becky Dennison, director of Venice Community Housing It’s been a little longer than usual since we sent updates to this list.   Our team has...

Marlene Okulick Reveals Letter Sent to BID Directors and Tara Devine

Marlene Okulick reveals letter sent to Tara Devine and Board of Directors regarding the Venice Business Improvement District (BID).The Business Improvement...

Unhappy with New ReCycle Trash System — Why?

A single-server trash system was initiated this year to be more efficient for the City and less costly for the tax payer. It was to be the trash provider...