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Update: Reported Venice Beach Drowning A False Alarm
Sep 20, 2014
Paramedics responded to a reported drowning at Venice Beach on Wednesday afternoon, but it turned out to be a false alarm. A Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman stated just before 2:45 pm that paramedics were responding to reports of a drowning at the Rose Avenue lifeguard tower near the 200 block of Ocean Front Walk. However the department confirmed just before 4 pm that the report of the ...

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Dogtown Realty Announces Premier Development Opportunity in Venice Beach, CA
Sep 18, 2014
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Venice veteran real estate agents Assaf Raz and Jeff F. Konecke are representing the sale of300 Block of Rose Avenue, Venice, CA, with eight residential lots on the hottest street in Venice. Raz and Konecke have shared a vision for many years to bring unique investment and ownership opportunities to people passionate about the Venice ...

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Venice Beach sunbather run over by lifeguard truck
Sep 16, 2014
LA County lifeguards drive along Venice Beach every day, but on Monday, one lifeguard didn’t see a woman who was sunbathing, as he rushed to attend another emergency. His truck ran the 25-year-old woman over. It was late in the afternoon, and officials say the lifeguard didn’t see the sunbather. “People don’t go home until 8 o’ clock so that’s what’s interesting too — the beach is littered ...

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Newest Article:
Mr.No's Poster Shop
Located just south of Breeze on the Venice Boardwalk, this deceptively small entrance leads to a huge array of well cataloged posters.  You may be able to get posters for less somewhere more


Site News:

About This Site
Mar 18, 2005

This site will be a repository for profiles of various Venice Beach residents, artists, businesses, and boardwalk vendors.  We plan on profiling each entity on their own page, eventually making this a bit of a virtual Venice from a local perspective.  We hope to have fun and meet a lot of great people along the way.  Stay tuned.

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Articles Mentioning Venice:

Denim gets a second life with stylish recycles
Sep 20, 2014
There's just no telling how many hours of effort jeans companies have put in trying to get the perfect faded denim, that combination of wear, washes and whiskering that's so prized. Now some of them are turning to a surplus of already existing well-worn denim as the not-so-raw material for...

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Update: Reported Venice Beach Drowning A False Alarm
Sep 20, 2014
Paramedics responded to a reported drowning at Venice Beach on Wednesday afternoon, but it turned out to be a false alarm. A Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman stated just before 2:45 pm that paramedics were responding to reports of a drowning at the Rose Avenue lifeguard tower near the 200 block of Ocean Front Walk. However the department confirmed just before 4 pm that the report of the ...

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Matthew McConaughey Not Returning for ‘Magic Mike’ Sequel Due to Gus Van Sant Film
Sep 18, 2014
Matthew McConaughey‘s stripping days are behind him.

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Southland Lifeguards On High Alert As Many Flock To The Beach To Beat The Heat
Sep 18, 2014
Dangerous rip currents were a concern for officials Wednesday as many people were flocking to the beach to avoid the record heat.

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Dogtown Realty Announces Premier Development Opportunity in Venice Beach, CA
Sep 18, 2014
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Venice veteran real estate agents Assaf Raz and Jeff F. Konecke are representing the sale of300 Block of Rose Avenue, Venice, CA, with eight residential lots on the hottest street in Venice. Raz and Konecke have shared a vision for many years to bring unique investment and ownership opportunities to people passionate about the Venice ...

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The Venice Beach Lottery
Mar 21, 2005

Below is a link to a paper I wrote about the Venice Beach lottery....I've since learned some new facts and the paper isn't entirely accurate as I think I got the name of the guy who does the political billboards wrong.  As well, I now realize that some of the spaces are a different size than others, though I don't think it affects the larger point about space flexibility.  Since that time, I've heard a lot of stories about businesses getting spots to specifically keep them empty and I've seen a lot more empty spaces on the boardwalk.   Anyways, here is the paper.....

http://www.aboutvenicebeach.com/uploads/commpsychfinal2.doc

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