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News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Dr. Braskow Discusses the Homeless and “Demedicalization of Mental Illness”

Dr. Braskow Discusses the Homeless and “Demedicalization...

Dr. Joel T. Braslow, UCLA Professor of psychiatry and biobehavioral sciences, will speak of  “The Demedicalization of Mental Illness” from...

Homeless Go “Far” with Being Homeless

Homeless Go “Far” with Being...

(Photo by Rick Swinger.) Homeless person brought in a shed at Penmar Park on Rose. Homeless have operated like they own the streets and have shouted such...

“Streets of Shame” Features Venice at Penmar Golf Course on Rose

Another “Streets of Shame” broadcast featuring Venice and pinpointing Rose at Penmar Golf course which has  materialized recently. Contributed...

Burglaries Plague Neighborhoods

Burglaries Plague Neighborhoods

By Judy Goldman Note: This report seems to be the echo of many neighborhoods. The man in this photo was very aggressive when caught trying to break through...

Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders to Speak in Venice

Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders to...

Presidential Candidate for the Democratic Party Bernie Sanders  will speak Saturday noon at Windward Park, 1 Windward. Venice. The park has been cleared...

Park Rangers Enforce LAMC 63.44 at Venice Beach

Park Rangers Enforce LAMC 63.44 at Venice...

(Photo courtesy of Mark Ryavec.) Park Rangers with a crew started enforcing LAMC 63.44 regarding bulky items (items larger than what will fit into a City ...

US Supreme Court Decision and Consequences

By Darryl DuFay The decision by the US Supreme Court has produced five articles in  Los Angeles Times.  They are listed below.   Also included is...

Small Lot Subdivision, Wabi Sabi, Venice Median Rezoning Were on Agenda for last VNC Meet of 2019

By Angela McGregor Despite the presence of two contentious motions brought forward by stakeholder petitions (and drawing a large crowd of would-be commenters),...

US Supreme Court Says “No” to Hearing 9th Circuit Court of Appeals Decision

US Supreme Court justices said “no” to hearing the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals decision regarding homelessness on the sidewalks.  Many states...

Swinger Gets the Last Dog at Jody Maroni’s

Swinger Gets the Last Dog at Jody Maroni’s

By Rick Swinger Jody Maroni’s, a long-time Venice fast food place near Venice Blvd, has closed. Who would have thought that Jody Maroni’s would...