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News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

First Homeless Committee Meet Brings Up Many Issues

First Homeless Committee Meet Brings Up Many...

Left to right are William Hawkins, chair of the former Homeless Committee, Frank Murphy, co-chair, Charles Rials, co-chair, and Elizabeth Wright. Not present...

Homeless in Venice — Life is Good!

Homeless in Venice — Life is Good!

Man sleeps comfortably in his hammock between two trees on private property at the Thatcher Yard. Note: Statistics for homeless in Venice show that  90...

VNC New Homeless Committee to Meet Thursday

Newly formed Homeless Committee of the Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) will meet Thursday, 14 November, 6:30 pm at Extra Space Storage, 658 venice Blvd....

98-Unit Thatcher Yard Affordable/Psh Project to go Before Planning 21 November, Van Nuys

The 98-unit affordable/psh, senior project to be built on the Thatcher Yard by Thomas Safran Associates will go before the City Planning Commission Thursday...

Pawn Shop Open on 3rd Ave

Pawn Shop Open on 3rd Ave

(Photo courtesy of Rick Swinger.)

LAWA Answers City and LA Times About Using Northside Runway Land for Homeless

LAWA  Answers City and LA Times About Using...

In a memo addressed to all the LA City Council members, Legislative Representative Glenda Silva Pantoja for the Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) said...

Eric Bruins to Speak at EVNA Meet Thursday

East Venice Neighborhood Association will meet Thursday (14 November) 7:30 to 9 pm at the Penmar Recreation Center, 1341 Lake Street, Venice. Eric Bruins,...

BID to Meet Friday the 13th in December

BID to Meet Friday the 13th in December

The Venice BID (Business Improvement District) board will meet 10 am Friday (13 December) at the Mishkon Tephilo Social Hall, Lower Level, 206 Main St....

Activist Soledad Ursua and California Policy Writer Ed Ring Talk of “Homeless Industrial Complex” on Larry O’Connor Talk Radio

Venice activist Soledad Ursua and California Policy writer Edward Ring talk about the “Homeless Industrial Complex” helping only the builders...

Councilman Bonin to Have Two Town Halls in November — Homelessness and Public Safety

Councilman Bonin to Have Two Town Halls in...

These two town halls — 6 and 13 November — are sponsored by CD11 and will be held 6:30 pm in West LA at Daniel Webster Middle School auditorium,...