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News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Bridge Home at MTA Site Becomes a Little More Concrete

Bridge Home at MTA Site Becomes a Little...

(Photos by Shawn Stern)  Pacific Ave facing east. By Shawn Stern Concrete pump came in early this morning (26 November) as it was there when I woke up...

VA Building 207 Renovation Costs Per Unit $528K, not $900K

The Venice Update ran an article the last week of October where it was reported that the remodeling figures for Veteran Affairs building 207 were over...

Mayor Asks for Special Patrols Around Civic Center and Other City Buildings; 3rd Ave – Hampton Drive Residents Want the Same Protection

Mayor Eric Garcetti asks for foot and mounted patrols around the Civic Center and other City buildings after City employees said they felt unsafe. Homeowners...

Motor Home Operators Take Advantage of a Good Gesture

Motor Home Operators Take Advantage of a...

What was a good idea — allowing motor homes to come to Venice in certain areas was a good idea but the motor home group took advantage of a good...

Sighting of a Homeless Person with a Gun Draws Police to Scene

Six police cars converged on Hampton Drive at Rose Friday around noon. As near as anyone could tell, it was reported that one of the homeless was threatening...

“Bad Habits” is a Sweet Kick!

“Bad Habits” is a Sweet Kick!

“Bad Habits” is a cheery, spicy way to start the Holiday Season or any season! The play, starring Venice’s own Alley and Orson Bean, has nothing...

VNC Performed a Motion Marathon to Large Crowd

VNC Performed a Motion Marathon to Large...

The Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) performed a motion marathon Tuesday  night that started early (6:30) and ended just before 11 pm.  Approximately...

Law Governing Hours of Operation of City Parks is LAMC 63.44

Los Angeles Municipal Code 63.44 is the master for Parks.  Here are the rules for hours of operation.  The laws are printed here because people are questioning...

Betz Talks of Westminster Park, Asks City to Control Park

Betz Talks of Westminster Park, Asks City...

Note: As stated in the Encampment Update last week, Westminster Senior Center Park has grown in number of tenters. Update didn’t know one could sleep...

Bridge Housing MTA Lot, Monday

Bridge Housing MTA Lot, Monday

Note: Shawn Stern has said he would give daily photos of the site. So this is Monday, 18 November. By Shawn Stern This is the MTA site today. Also the...