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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

New LUPC Opens

New LUPC Opens

(Sorry, terrible Update photo.) New land use and planning committee (LUPC) members at meeting last Tuesday are, left to right, Todd Darling, Ramsey Dahl,...

Scarecrows Out; Security In

Scarecrows Out; Security In

City Gets Sued for Boardwalk Death

City Gets Sued for Boardwalk Death

Family of Alice Gruppioni, who was struck and killed by a car on the Ocean Front Walk boardwalk 3 August 2013, is suing the City and the County. The claim...

Front Door Steps

Front Door Steps

Couple has taken up residence in the Thatcher Maintenance Yard. Shown is their front yard entrance/exit. Girl was upset when being photographed. Her comment...

First-Hand Account of Tragedy at Venice Beach

By Roxanne Brown I was there – sitting at the beach when the lightning struck. I looked to my right and thought I saw 2 streaks a foot from me. The...

DOT’s Little Helpers

DOT’s Little Helpers

In many areas throughout Venice, particularly where there is cut-through traffic, neighbors have gotten creative. Department of Transportation (DOT) either...

Candidate Bobby Shriver Campaigns at VSA

Candidate Bobby Shriver Campaigns at VSA

Candidate for County Board of Supervisors Bobby Shriver spoke at the Venice Stakeholders Association (VSA) meet last Saturday night.

New LUPC Goes to Work Tuesday

The newly seated Land Use and Planning Committee, headed by Chair Robin Rudisill, will have its first meeting Tuesday (29 July) at Beyond Baroque, 681...

Now Front to Back

Trees were placed in front a couple weeks ago. Now many are being lifted to back of the yard.

Annual VNC Picnic Rocks Saturday

Annual VNC Picnic Rocks Saturday

Firefighters, station 63, will get smoking with those cooking “specials” at the upcoming annual Venice Neighborhood Council picnic 2 August,...