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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

150 Protest AirBnB

150 Protest AirBnB

Info and photo are courtesy of Keep Neighborhoods First Over 150 neighbors from across Los Angeles came together to make their voices heard. We had songs,...

Murez Does Kinney-Tabor Home

Robin Murez has yet another creation on Abbot Kinney. She just drops these tidbits here and there on Abbot Kinney like angels drop fairy dust. They all...

Bikes! Bikes! Bikes Galore!

Bikes! Bikes! Bikes Galore!

On Venice Blvd at Abbot Kinney Blvd with bikers going east. On Venice Blvd at Abbot Kinney and bikers lined up. It was bikes galore. CivLAvia—-Culver...

Neighbor Effects Drug Arrest

All Photos and Story by David Thomas Early this Saturday about 11:15 am, while taking a walk, I spotted two individuals loitering between bike path at...

VNC has 9th Annual Picnic

VNC has 9th Annual Picnic

Mike Newhouse, president of Venice Neighborhood Council, introduces members of the Venice Neighborhood Council at the 9th Annual Venice Neighborhood Council...

Fortune Sitole Has One-Day Show

Fortune Sitole Has One-Day Show

Fortune Sitole is doing a one-day show today (Saturday, 8 Aug) on Sunset in the 300 block, next to William Attaway’s studio at 334 Sunset. Sitole...

Weller’s Homeless Story–No. 4

Note: These are Weller’s stories of homeless in Venice. Names are always changed. Jake By Regina Weller Jake is a homeless alcoholic who has lived...

Abbot Kinney Parking Lot Gets Dedicated

Abbot Kinney Parking Lot Gets Dedicated

(Photo courtesy of Nick Antonicello.) Daryl Barnett addresses the audience Thursday morning to dedicate the Irving Tabor Court parking lot on Abbot Kinney...

Venice Beach Use to be Poetry and Espresso

Michael Lipson brought this great article find to Update’s attention. Back in the days, Venice Boardwalk hosted poetry and espresso as the “in”...

Comments–4 August 2015

Heather Kahler http://mynewsla.com/life/2015/07/28/free-the-nipples-group-to-go-topless-at-venice-beach-march/ Really. How incredibly selfish. As if we...