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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Venetians — When and Where to Vote

Venetians — When and Where to Vote

This year Venetians have a choice of where to vote and what day.  One can vote 22 February to 2 March from 8 am to 5 pm and 3 March from 7 am to 8 pm.

“Bridge Home” to Open for Residents 25 February; Open House for Public 22 February

“Bridge Home” to Open for Residents...

Venice’s 154-bed “Bridge Home,” the largest Bridge Home facility in Los Angeles, will open for occupancy starting 25 February with the...

Bonin to Unveil Affordable Housing “Homes Guarantee” Project

By David Graham-Caso LOS ANGELES – Councilmember Mike Bonin will be joined by affordable housing activists and grassroots neighborhood leaders Wednesday...

Stories of the Week — 10 thru 16 February

As stated last week, this is a new column, that Venetians can add to during the week by emailing VeniceUpdate@gmail.com. These are links to stories that...

VNC Homeless Committee Set for 11 Feb

The Venice Neighborhood Council Homeless Committee is set to meet 6:15, 11 February, at the Venice Library, 501 Venice Blvd.

Motion Turned Down by VNC Homeless Committee to be Presented at Feb VNC Meet

The motion presented by Venetians to the Homeless Committee last month to add a restriction of no homeless within 300 feet of  single-family homes to...

City Council Passes “REQUEST” that LAHSA Produce Detailed Accounting Within 60 Dayas

City Council Passes “REQUEST”...

Note: It is the Venice Update opinion that the same should be requested of St. Joseph Center.   This is a public institution operating without answering...

Orson Bean Struck and Killed by Car Friday

Orson Bean Struck and Killed by Car Friday

Venice’s own Orson Bean , 91, was struck and killed by a motorist going westbound on Venice Blvd near his Pacific Theatre Friday night. Bean was...

Masters in the Chapel 15 Feb

Masters in the Chapel 15 Feb

Masters in the Chapel presents “One Piano, Four Hands” piano duo Saturday, 15 February, 7 to 8 pm, First Lutheran Church, 815 Venice Blvd.

Abbot Kinney Blvd Will Not be Getting Parking Meters

Los Angels Department of Transportation (LADOT) says they will not be  installing parking meters on Abbot Kinney Blvd based on feedback from residents....