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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Man Attack by Two Young Men with Dogs

Seventy-two-year-old Venice man was attacked by two young men and dogs near California and 6th Ave Friday (27 July).  He apparently is not the only one...

Homeless Committee Unanimously Passes Bridge Housing Coupled with “Community Benefits Agreement”

Homeless Committee Unanimously Passes Bridge...

Those Against Those For By Angela McGregor Monday night’s Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) Homeless Committee meeting attracted a packed house...

New Way to Get Homeless Help Now

New Way to Get Homeless Help Now

One sees a homeless person who obviously needs help. What does one do? This web page tells you to identify the help needed, and where to call, or make...

Scooters Banned in Beverly Hills

Beverly Hills has ban the Bird and the Lime scooters for six months. based on public safety.  They gave out tickets to riders for not having a valid driver’s...

Venice Beach BID Cleans Up the Place

Venice Beach BID Cleans Up the Place

  This is the Venice Beach Business Improvement District (BID) report for June. The 15 person VB BID Safe Team helps people throughout the district....

First Bridge Housing to Open Soon — El Pueblo

First Bridge Housing to Open Soon —...

“Bridge” housing for the El Pueblo consists of modular structures that look like trailers and as one can see they are sandwiched on a former parking...

Homeless Committee to Meet 30 July

Venice Neighborhood Council Homeless Committee will meet Monday (30 July), 6 to 8 pm, at the Oakwood Recreation Center, 767 California Ave. Here is the...

Scooter Legislation Is Coming for Venice, LA City

Scooters have taken Venice by storm.  They are here, there, everywhere.  Everyone has a story.  Almost everyone has ridden one. Almost all the local...

Santa Monica Stops Scooters and Venice Becomes Parking Place

Santa Monica Stops Scooters and Venice Becomes...

By Noel Johnston Friday Santa Monica put out the sign that says “No Electric Scooter Zone. It’s the Law. The lower two lines say “Motorized...

Scooter Rider Down, Unconscious

Scooter Rider Down, Unconscious

(Photo and story by Rick Swinger.) Girl was knocked unconscious Saturday evening on Rose Ave near 7th after spilling on her Bird scooter. She apparently...