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Jerry Leiber's beachfront Craftsman sells in Venice
Oct 28, 2014
The oceanfront home in Venice where late rock 'n' roll lyricist Jerry Leiber took out the papers and the trash has sold for $9.8 million.

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Venice Storage Facility Finally Put Out After 14 Hours
Oct 27, 2014
Eight firefighters were injured battling an intense, 14-hour-plus fire at a storage facility Venice that was finally put out just before 10 a.m. today. The fire was declared out at 9:56 a.m., said Brian Humphrey of the Los Angeles Fire Department. Firefighters remained there, pumping out water, looking for hot spots and removing belongings and merchandise stored in the building, a few blocks ...

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Venice Storage Fire Injures 8 Firefighters; Out After 14+ Hours
Oct 26, 2014
Eight firefighters were injured battling an intense, 14-hour-plus fire at a storage facility Venice that was finally put out just before 10 a.m. Sunday.

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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:

Who needs normal?
Oct 29, 2014
The Venice Beach Freakshow celebrates a bizarre universe By Tyler Davidson It’s as if Todd Ray has just stepped out of a time machine. “Folks, you don’t want to miss it! There’s 60 amazing creatures inside. Ten two-headed animals that…

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Best Birthday Bars In Los Angeles
Oct 29, 2014
Don't let turning a year older get you down; instead party down at one of the Southland's best birthday bars!

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Kogeto Successfully Funds 4K 360-Degree Camera Jō on Kickstarter, Announces Strategic Partnership with Multimedia ...
Oct 28, 2014
KOGETO, Inc. today announced the successful funding of Jō, a seamless 4K 360-degree video capture and live broadcasting device, on Kickstarter. The campaign nearly doubled its fundraising goal with more than $75,000 contributed by backers.

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'Ballin' at The Graveyard' DVD Review: An Intimate Look at Pick-Up Basketball
Oct 28, 2014
On the NBA’s opening day for the 2014-2015 season it’s important to remember that not everyone gets paid millions to play a game. Ballin’ at The Graveyard is a small documentary based around a group of guys, mostly middle-aged, who participate in weekly basketball pickup games at Albany, New York’s Washington Park aka “The Graveyard."

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Jerry Leiber's beachfront Craftsman sells in Venice
Oct 28, 2014
The oceanfront home in Venice where late rock 'n' roll lyricist Jerry Leiber took out the papers and the trash has sold for $9.8 million.

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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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Mr.No's Poster Shop
Westminster Fresh Juice Shop
Jodi Maroni's Hot Dogs & more
Venice Beach Hostel
Hinano's Beer and Burgers
Venice Beach Grafitti
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