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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Year Crime Report for 3rd Ave Area

Venetians contend that crime happens around homeless encampments.  Rick Swinger, activist on 3rd Ave area, was asked to accumulate incidents of crimes...

Venice Sign Lighting, Saturday, 1 December

Venice Sign Lighting, Saturday, 1 December

Ring in the Christmas Season Saturday, 1 December, 6:15 pm at Windward Circle with the 7th Annual Venice Sign Lighting.  Who will be the celebrity guest...

Del Rey LUPC Approves Safran’s Senior/PSHProject for Oxford Triangle

By Reta Moser (News-Editorial) Del Rey Neighborhood Council approved Thomas Safran’s plan for the 98-unit development of senior/psh for the Oxford...

The Fire

The Fire

A fireman found a flag rolled up in the fire area. He stuck it in the ground. It waved thru the smoke and fire in the background, inspiring all. Yolanda...

BID — October Update of Work

BID — October Update of Work

Encampment Update — 9 November

Encampment Update — 9 November

The good news is that Harding has been beautified, Lake is still cleared, and Carter is cleared and clean.  Carter can be clean one minute and the next...

LUPC Wants City to Evaluate Other “Bridge Housing” Sites Before Selecting MTA Lot

LUPC Wants City to Evaluate Other “Bridge...

The Land Use and Planning Committee (LUPC) will be making a motion to be presented to the Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) this month that the City provide...

Sierra Club to Meet 20 November

Sierra Club Airport Marina group meeting will be Tuesday, 20 November, 7 to 8:30 pm at Burton Chase Community Room, 13650 Mindanao Way,

… and now there is Spin

By Darryl DuFay You can now add Spin to Bird, Lime, and Jump as the names of Electric Scooters and Bikes. Plans by Ford for massive expansion by 2020....

Rick Swinger Says Police Tell Homeless to go to 3rd — No Tickets, No Harassment

Rick Swinger, activist on 3rd, has long stated that the police and others have told homeless to go to 3rd Ave between Sunset and Rose. Homeless were assured...