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April 1, 2013

Getting Around

By Delores Hanney Always flush with imaginative ideas and the cash to fund them, Abbot Kinney – the milieu-maker of Venice, California – liked to do things with a flair. One of the most winning notions he brought into being, for his Italian-inspired settlement by the sea, was a pair of miniature trains. They were...

Happy 25th Birthday, Hal's Bar and Grill!

By CJ Gronner Hal’s Bar and Grill is celebrating 25 years on Abbot Kinney in Venice, and loyal fans turned out Wednesday night to hear Linda and Don Novack and Hal Frederick in discussion with Jeff Gordon from the Writer’s Boot Camp (and Hal’s regular) at the Electric Lodge. It was packed with the fine...

Food for the Soul

By Anne Alvarez New Life Society is a local grassroots non-profit which was founded in 2001 by Millie Mims, in the mountain community of Badger, California. The original intent was to provide shelter on the family property to people who were in need of temporary housing. For over ten years, Millie helped people who came...

Poetry

Abbot Kinney’s Confession – by Jim Smith Pink Cloud Poem – by Philomene Long A Night in the Ruins – by John Thomas Packaged by Me – by Ronald McKinley Of Philomene Long – Kristine Mary Gloviak Ferry Tuesday, March 26 – by Roger Houston Water Fasting – by Majid Naficy What I See –...
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