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Letters

Haters of Homeless People

Dear Beachhead, The Mayor’s new housing plan has on it 2,200 units developed for homeless people with special needs in five years (with conditions, of course). The low number estimate of homeless people is about 35,000 in the city of L A and 73,000 in LA County and the vast majority of them have special...

Homelessness – Here We Go Again

By Mark Lipman If you think you are tired of reading about homelessness, just imagine how tired we are of writing about it.  Yet again the Venice Neighborhood Council has commissioned a committee to deal with this issue.  Perhaps as a show of displeasure, only 3 people, other than the government officials scheduled to speak...

Corruption

Dear Beachhead, The City’s promise was to take away the Commercial vending from the boardwalk and restore the ambiance of quality.  The first day of the Lottery, some City employee held spaces open for their family and friends! and those who would pay for space… then from out of the blue came those who said...

September 2008 – Letters

• More on Spy Cameras – Anonymous  • Long Live Poets! – Krista Schwimmer • We Are All “Arch” Conservatives – DeDe Audet ————-  More on Spy Cameras Dear Beachhead, I noticed your first page article, written by Ingrid Boon and felt I needed to add to what she wrote. I have known about the cameras for quite some time...

August 2008 – Letters

• Big Daddy – Larry Parker • RVs – A Sad Story – Ita Kreft ————— Big Daddy Dear Beachhead, We would like to become sustainers to the Beachhead in the name of Big Daddy’s & Sons. We operate our local business at Ocean Front Walk and Market St. We’re also involved in the community, especially in supporting activities...

July 2008 – Letters

Moon Over Venice Dear Beachhead, I just want to thank you for posting Silvia Kohan’s Moon Over Venice song on your website, www.freevenice.org.  I saw/heard her perform this song years ago and it so inspired me. In fact, so much so that I wrote another song, also called Moon Over Venice, in homage to Silvia’s...

June 2008 – Letters

•  Wants Beachhead Sustainer – Karen Reeves •  Crime Scam •  Renovations – Ida Lee Wants Beachhead Sustainer Dear Peaceful Persons at the Venice Beachhead, Hi! I would like to become a sustainer of my favorite newspaper and receive the fringe benefits. I’d like to advertise my child care business, “Karen’s Kare” for four issues...

May 2008 – Letters

• Community-Busting Tactics – DeDe Audet • Venice Days – Peter Young • Asbestos at 5 Rose Avenue – Diamond Li • Vandalism on Pacific Avenue – Cristina Rojas CdA • Doggies Doo, Owners Don’t – Rebecca Moore Frey • The RV Controversy – 1 – Michael Millman • My Cat Cause – Kitty Bratton...

April 2008 – Letters

• The RV Controversy – Brett Pikey • Mary Getlein – Kitty Bratton • Operation Oakwood – 1 – Lydia Poncé • Operation Oakwood – 2 – Nancy Kolocotronis • Operation Oakwood – 3 – Ingrid Boon • Operation Oakwood – 4 – C. Grant • Rest Rooms on Ocean Front Walk – Gina Michel...

March 2008 – Letters

• Town Hall on the OFW Ordinance – Paul Carey • More on the Ordinance – Steve Schlein • Venice Women on the Web – Pat Hartman • How High the Fence? – Kevin Maloney • How High the Fence on Rialto? – Brian Finney • Billboard Blues – Grant Gordon • Letter from Seattle...
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