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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Hit and Run Kills Man Sleeping in Sleeping Bag

Hit and Run Kills Man Sleeping in Sleeping...

Note: This information was obtained from the KTLA cameraman who was still on the scene. A man sleeping in his sleeping bag on the sidewalk on Wavecrest...

Venice Blvd Homeless Encampment Goes

Venice Blvd Homeless Encampment Goes

(Photo by William Hawkins) This was the Venice Blvd encampment. Sanitation moving stuff out Thursday. (Photo by William Hawkins.) After the cleanup. The...

Can Venice Secede?

Can Venice Secede?

VNC To Meet Tuesday, Motion to Fix Sidewalks

VNC To Meet Tuesday, Motion to Fix Sidewalks

(Photo courtesy of Stewart Oscars) Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) will be making a motion to have the sidewalks repaired at Coeur d’Alene Elementary...

Westside Neighborhood Council Members Team Up To Assist Homeless Veterans

By Casey Truit A “safe parking” program for the West Los Angeles Veterans Administration (VA) Campus was approved this week by the Veterans Administration...

Two Kitties Need Home

Two kitties–brother and sister who have never been apart. When one eats, the other eats. When one stops eating, the other stops eating. You get the...

BID Elects Connie Brooks to Board; Has Logo, Web Site, and Almost Ready

BID Elects Connie Brooks to Board; Has Logo,...

Connie Brooks, of  CBrooks Communications, was unanimously selected for the Venice Beach Business Improvement District (BID) board at the meeting 13...

Venice Beach Restrooms at Horizon Are Now Open 24/7

The Venice Update carried the story last week about the opening of the 12-restroom cluster at Horizon.  Sue Pascoe attended the meeting for Pacific Palisades...

HOMELESS “SAFE PARKING” PROGRAM TO LAUNCH AT VA CAMPUS

By David Graham-Caso, Chief of Staff to Councilman Mike Bonin A groundbreaking program offering “safe parking” for homeless people living in their...

DuFay Says Good-bye to CEQA for PSH and Motel Conversion Ordinances

By Darryl DuFay The Los Angeles City Council was very busy pushing through new laws that will deny surrounding neighborhoods the existing protections to...