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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA


This home owner is very explicit. He does not want solicitation paper any where on his property, particularly hanging from his chain link fence.

Crabfest Packs Them In

First Annual Crabfest was hosted by The Brig on Abbot Kinney last Saturday. Part of the proceeds will go to the Venice Community Housing Corporation.

Kaufman Ends Office on Good Note

Kaufman Ends Office on Good Note

Jake Kaufman, chair of Land Use and Planning Committee, talks with applicant prior to meeting. Board members John Reed, on left, and Jim Murez, in center,...

Cormorants Get the Notice

Cormorants Get the Notice

Housing Shortage? “Move-On” Trim Job Cormorants got the “Move-On” trim recently as one can tell by the fresh cut limbs. Nests were...

Whaz Up?

Land Use and Planning Committee meet at 6:45 pm tonight (27 May), Oakwood Recreation Center, 767 California Ave. Small Craft Harbor Commission meet tomorrow...

CCC to Hear Duck Pond

CCC to Hear Duck Pond

Douglas Fay next to Oxford Retention Basin sign that so states Bird Conservation Area.  Doug is holding proposal by DPW. California Coastal Commission...

Abbot Kinney’s Latest Development

Abbot Kinney’s Latest Development

Yesterday (Photo courtesy of Marian Crostic Photography of ImagineVenice.org.) Today Tomorrow (Newmark Grubb Knight Frank proposed rendering (print small...

Gun Buyback Saturday

LAPD will be buying back fire arms Saturday from 8 am to 3 pm.  There are four locations but the closest is 2379 West Washington Blvd, Los Angeles, 90018....

Watch Out for Amy

Yah, Amy Alcon may be tagging you or observing your manners and taking notes. Amy Alcon, frequent contributor to Update and self-proclaimed “Advice...

So What is the Neighborhood Committee?

One hears about the land use and planning committee and the election committee and occasionally other committees but one doesn’t hear about the neighborhood...