Carol Sobel Zoom Presentation

Carol Sobel’s VNC Presentation

Quick recap of points and the scene at Carol Sobel's presentation at the VNC Homeless Committee meeting on April 27th, 2021
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Summation of VNC’s Fascistic Removal of Matt Fisher

Venice, CA— Break down of the February VNC board meeting's unhonorable motion to remove preeminent PoC and Unhoused advocate Matt Fisher.
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The Sports Harbour & The Terrace Closed by “Venice Restaurant Group”

Venice, CA- The "Venice Restaurant Group" closes down beloved Sports Harbour bar, continuing on their pattern of shameful business practices.
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Editorial on Upcoming 2019 Venice Neighborhood Council Elections

The election for the board of the Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) will be held on Sunday, June 2, 2019. A big voter turnout is expected and much controversy will surely follow
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Summation of L.A. Historic Designation Effort for First Baptist Church of Venice

Summary and overview of the L.A. City Historic Designation effort for the First Baptist Church of Venice.
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Winning Round One for the Oakwood Church

Summary of June 20th WLAAPC Hearing for teh First Baptist Church of Venice

Backs Against The Ocean, Homeless People Persevere on OFW

By Greta Cobar The poor are getting poorer and are being pushed further and further, until they reach the end of the rope, or the end of the world, also known as Venice Beach. In the last few months hundreds of people have moved onto Ocean Front Walk (OFW), where they set up camp, almost...

City May Be Growing Tired of Neighborhood Council Experiment

By Jim Smith Could this be the beginning of the end of “grassroots” democracy. First, the city threatened to cut off the money it doles out to its 95 certified neighborhood councils. During the last two years annual funding has been cut from $50,000 to $40,000. Still, the city is shelling out nearly $4 million...