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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

VNC Pre-Election Events Posted for 2 June Election

Pre-election Events are ramping up for you, the voter,  to meet the candidates opting for the Venice Neighborhood Council positions, and this year, all...

A drip here and there ends in an empty tank … so cool, so unsanitary

A drip here and there ends in an empty tank...

The film illustrates a big health problem with motor homes parked on the streets of Venice because there is no close, convenient dump station. The two...

You have to pay for it to find out if it works …

By Darryl Dufay This is a fascinating LA Times Editorial on the Los Angeles Unified School District’s (LAUSD) “Six Billion Dollar” Parcel...

Swinger Attacked on 3rd

Rick Swinger was attacked last Friday morning on 3rd Ave during the street cleaning operation. Swinger is pursuing getting photos of the incident from...

Court Denies Injunction on MTA Site for Bridge Housing

A Los Angeles Superior Court judge denied an injunction Friday that would have halted construction on a homeless shelter in Venice. Judge Mitchell L. Beckloff...

VCH Shows What They Have Done

VCH Shows What They Have Done

People gathered to hear what Venice community Housing (VCH) proposed for the site at 2475 Lincoln 6 May at St. Mark’s Community Center but it was...

Encampment Update — 10 May 2019

Encampment Update — 10 May 2019

This week was encouraging.   The poster child for Venice homelessness on Venice Blvd was towed thanks to LAPD.  Penmar Park was cleaned as was the alley...

LUPC Says “No” to 70-Foot Building on East Side of Lincoln

LUPC Says “No” to 70-Foot Building...

People lined up to speak about the proposed 70-foot building on east side of Lincoln.  Many of the people were from the East of Venice Neighborhood Association...

Pier Jumper Saved from Surf at Venice Pier

Pier Jumper Saved from Surf at Venice Pier

By Peter Ruiz, head of Venice Pier Project At 12:15 pm Tuesday an unidentified man jumped off the north side of the Venice Pier. Under estimating the undertow...

Bird’s on a mission: Build a better scooter to stay aloft

By Darryl DuFay Appears the electric scooter industry is having growing pains. Too big, too fast. The last two paragraphs in the article below summarizes...