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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Firestone Buys old World Gym

Firestone Walker, LLC of Buellton purchased the property on Washington near Lincoln that is referred to as Old World Gym.  Firestone of Buellton has one...

Big, Rolling Bubbles

Big, Rolling Bubbles

It was carnival time at the Venice Beach Park just west of Ocean Front Walk    (OFW).  There was food, drinks (soft), handouts, a band, and more types...

Zip Line was Zapping

Zip Line was Zapping

Zip line was just over the carnival-type vendors below but was not deterred. One person had left the podium when this picture was taken and another was...

Alien Spacecraft???

Alien Spacecraft???

“It’s an alien spacecraft,” said one excited little boy. No one seemed frightened, least of all, the little boy. The spacecraft hovered,...

Marina Farmer’s Market Starts at Mother’s Beach

  Flags along Admiralty herald the Marina Farmers’ Market at Mother’s Beach in parking lot on Thursdays from 7:30 am to 1:30 pm.  Market...

Awarded Pooches Favorite!

Awarded Pooches Favorite!

Favorite for the pups was this cookie and miscellaneous goody booth devoted to them.  Although, off to the side of the regular market, the K-9ers figured...

Concerts at the Park are Still On

Concerts in the Park start a 7 pm at Burton Chace Park, 13650 Mindanao Way.  Thursdays are “Symphonic.”   Saturdays are “Pops.”...

Saturday, VNC Picnic

Venice Neighborhood Council’s (VNC) 7th annual community potluck picnic and BBQ will be Saturday (3 Aug), 12 to 4 pm at Oakwood Park, 767 California...

Hedge Trim Time

Hedges, tree limbs, bushes need to be trimmed.  Each block has a similar problem. A single person, if leaning, can get thru but Nannys are walking the...

Head Exam?

Arrow points to “Use Other Door” but other door isn’t there, unless it is inside.  Don’t understand the word “LODGE” above the pointed...