January 1, 2016

Formerly Hot Venice Real Estate Goes Cold

…and other thoughts. By Eric Ahlberg and the royal we. Oh Blessed Gaia, thank you for delivering me into another year, another cyle of our breath together. There have been signs that we may not last much longer. They are foolish illusions to disempower us. The creative and destructive powers of humanity are huge and...

A State of Emergency for Our Unhoused Citizens Here In Venice

In September, Mayor Garcetti, along with seven City Council members, declared a State of Emergency on Homelessness in Los Angeles, pledging $100 million for aid. Then, one month later, the Mayor reneged this declaration. We, the Collective of the Free Venice Beachhead, find the Mayor’s actionunacceptable, and call out as concerned citizens to uphold the...
gjusta restaurant venice

The Fakery

Gjusta is a tale of farce and fakery. Owner Fran Camaj told neighbors that he was building and opening a “bakery take-out only” that would be a less intensive use than the 8-10 person office that had occupied 320 Sunset prior to Gjusta being constructed.

Calendar January 2016

Tuesday January 5 6:00 PM– McLuhan-Finnegans Wake Reading Club MDR library Wednesday, January 6 7:00 PM – Suzy Williams jazz-blues at Danny’s 23 Windward Ave, Venice, CA, 90291 310-566-5610 FREE Thursday, January 7 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Venice Chamber Happy Hour at Locali 701 Lincoln Blvd. Venice, CA 90291 Friday, January 8 8:00PM –...