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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

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....

LUPC Cancelled Because Too Many People Showed Up

Land Use and Planning Committee (LUPC) of the Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) was cancelled Monday night (3 February) because there was insufficient...

Stories of the Week — 3 thru 9 February

A new column is starting — Stories of the Week. It will contain links to stories that are considered important for Venetians and provided by Venetians....

Venice Beach Firefighters Put Out Trash Can Fire

Venice Beach Firefighters Put Out Trash Can...

Venice Beach firefighters put out trash can fire on Marina del Rey property. Trash can melted to almost nothing by the time the firefighters got there....

Changes Coming to Mello Act Discussed at Thursday Meeting

By Angela McGregor Thursday night, January 30th, officials from the City Planning Office presented the preliminary draft Mello Act Ordinance to a packed...