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Venice Update

News of Venice, CA and Marina del Rey CA

Homeless Committee Wants Portable Facilities to be Placed Appropriately

The Venice Neighborhood Council Homeless Committee will meet Tuesday (28 Nov) at noon at the Extra Storage Facility at 658 Venice Blvd. The committee recommends...

RecallBonin Campaign Needs to Start Over

Members of the RecallBonin campaign had a setback this week when Alexis Edelstein, co-chair, was notified by the City Clerk that the group lacked an affidavit...

What is Happening on Washington Blvd Just West of Abbot Kinney?

                                   The woman pictured was seen yanking plants out of ground in front of one of the stores on south side...

Bazley Says PSH Ordinance Not to be Used for Venice Median, Thatcher Yard Projects; VNC Votes for Opening Bathrooms

By Angela McGregor Taylor Bazley, Venice representative for Councilman Mike Bonin, announced last night at the Venice Neighborhood Council board meeting...

Lauri Burns Holiday Fund Raiser

Lauri Burns Holiday Fund Raiser

Venice Sign Lighting, 2 December, 6 pm, Windward Circle

Venice Sign Lighting, 2 December, 6 pm, Windward...

Venice Sign Lighting Party Saturday 2 December, 6 pm Windward Ave. It will be a surprise celebrity again. Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) members invite...

Letter to Editor — Concerned about VHS Pool Use for Homeless Showers

By Loren Irgrossman In response to Amy Alcon’s note in today’s Venice Update, I am concerned that last week’s Update’s listing of services available...

Venice Blvd Truly Hurting Businesses and Slowing Traffic

Venice Blvd Truly Hurting Businesses and...

Venice Blvd “Great Street” in Mar Vista is still hurting businesses, slowing traffic, and causing serious delays for emergency vehicles. Two...

Dumping Big Time in Oxford Triangle and the Pursuit for Removal

Dumping Big Time in Oxford Triangle and the...

Talk about dumping! Someone dropped off a broken car in the Oxford Triangle. License number is 7WIP721. Called the Police and the line after ringing past...

Encampment, Dumping Starting on Hampton?

Encampment, Dumping Starting on Hampton?

(Photo courtesy of Rick Swinger.) Rick Swinger took this photo of dumping and encampment on Hampton (2nd St). Occasionally, there is someone who sleeps...