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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Christmas At the Beach

Christmas At the Beach

Comments–27 December 2013

Karen Kennedy of Dickson … Wanted to let you know that my car, while parked in our driveway, was broken into and ransacked, but not stolen, on Thursday...

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

Hardly seems like Christmas with the flurry of Venice activity of late–LUPC with three major projects, the “Warn, Bag, Tag, Store” program,...

LUPC Wednesday Night

LUPC Wednesday Night

There was standing room only to hear the three major Venice projects—Firestone Brewery, Abbot Kinney Hotel, and 1414 Main Street. All three projects...

Who’s Local in Venice? Goodbye to “Starbucks Stakeholder”

Use to be one could buy a pair of shoes in an area he was visiting and that qualified him with a receipt to vote in the election of the area being visited....

Bonin Announces Warn, Bag, Tag, and Store

Councilman Mike Bonin wrote a letter to the Venice Neighborhood Council stating that he has “authorized the voluntary storage program” and...

And the Container Goes Where?

Venice Neighborhood Council discussed where the storage container should go this year at there monthly meet last Tuesday. Right now it is located next...

Small Lot Subdivision Moratorium Sought

Years ago we had condominiums. Many legal battles ensued. Planning developed a small-lot subdivision ordinance. This ordinance gives owners more exclusivity...

Farmacy on Abbot Kinney Closes

Farmacy closed. Sign on door says “We are located too close to the Vera Davis Youth Center.”

Moses Does One Street at a Time

Update mentioned in previous Updates about cleaning one block at a time. Well, Moses, who is homeless, takes care of area from 18th to 19th, west of Pacific....