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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

My Corner, Buddy!

My Corner, Buddy!

Mr. Marine is back and doesn’t want to share. This was taken at the Lincoln-Washington southwest corner, Walgreens, and thru the car window.  Video...

Sunday–Abbot Kinney Festival at 10 am; Herbalife Triathlon Starts at 6:50 am

Tomorrow before the Abbot Kinney Festival starts at 10 am, the Herbalife Triathlon will begin with the closing of Venice Blvd east bound from 6 am. Venice...

Venice Film Festival

Venice Film Festival

Banner says it all!

Speaking of Short-Term Rentals

Speaking of Short-Term Rentals

This is a one-bedroom, one-bath display on Abbot Kinney that Airbnb is using as publicity to sign up customers—those who want to rent and those who have...

Two Abbot Kinney Projects Take Aim at Traffic Flow, Parking

Two Abbot Kinney Projects Take Aim at Traffic...

Developers come to Venice and want to replicate the quaintness of Abbot Kinney, yet these people try the following projects. 812 Main   One proposed at...

SM Airport-to-Park Meet

A meeting will be held Thursday, 3 October 6 to 9 pm at 1343 Ocean Park Blvd, Santa Monica. In July 2015, the City of Santa Monica’s 1984 agreement with...

It’s One Gigantic Salad on Abbot Kinney

It’s One Gigantic Salad on Abbot Kinney

It is like walking thru a gigantic salad with chickens—not chicken.  Or maybe it is a bunch of gigantic boxed salads with chickens, and once again—not...

Burglary and Car Theft Hit Triangle

A car was broken into at the corner of Oxford and Burrell.  Windows were very dark but burglars saw a computer and took it. Senior Lead Officer Gregg...

Time to Clean the Drains!

Time to Clean the Drains!

Bob Yamamoto, his girlfriend and the pup help clean out the drain in front of a neighbor’s house.  The drains throughout Venice have screens and the...

Why Street?

Why Street?

Is gentleman motoring in the street because he can’t get thru on the sidewalk?