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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

BID to Meet 14 September

The Venice Business Improvement District (BID) will meet Friday, 10 am at the Mishkon Rephilio, 206 Main Street, Santa Monica.

First Bridge Home — El Pueblo — to Open Monday

First Bridge Home — El Pueblo —...

(All photos are courtesy of the Office of the Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti.) Nestled between the freeway and on ramps, five trailers are set to provide...

Movie Location Walking Tour by VHS, 16 Sept

Movie Location Walking Tour by VHS, 16 Sept

Venice Historical Society is doing a walking tour of the movie locations in Venice, 9:30 am Sunday, 16 September. Meet in front of Rose Cafe at corner...

Should homeless housing cost 500K per unit?

Many Venetians have asked that question?  Is LA using the HHH money properly? This article  answered many questions regarding funding and the efficacy...

Court of Appeals Says Homeless Can Sleep on Public Property if Shelter Beds Not Available

Court of Appeals Says Homeless Can Sleep...

US Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals territory says one may sleep on public property if there is no available shelter bed available.   The US 9th Circuit...

Crime in Oxford Triangle — 7 to 10 Days

Crime in Oxford Triangle — 7 to 10...

Is crime up or is crime down? Up … Down … It doesn’t matter; it is all relative to the crime in one’s immediate area. If one has crime in his neighborhood,...

Bird Designs for the Hard to Get

Bird Designs for the Hard to Get

Bird figured it out! People drop off the scooters in odd places and some of these odd places present problems for the larger pickup vehicles to navigate....

Rose Ave Apartments Passes LUPC 7 to 2

Rose Ave Apartments Passes LUPC  7 to 2

The controversial Rose Ave project passed the Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) Land Use and Planning Community (LUPC) 7 to 2 Tuesday night. Next step...

Without a Ceremony, Bird and Lime Get Burials at Canals

Without a Ceremony, Bird and Lime Get Burials...

By Darryl DuFay The refusal of the Los Angeles City Council to recognized and judiciously move on the illegal and uncontrolled “Bird and Lime” scooters...

Plumbers Donate Time for Post Office Beautification Project

Plumbers Donate Time for Post Office Beautification...

A crew of plumbers from Roy Smith Plumbing of Mar Vista donated their time at the Venice Post Office to fix the 28-year-old irrigation system that was...