Posted Oct. 13, 2016, 11:11 am
Angelenos hoping to celebrate the German weeks-long festival of Oktoberfest have a few options, between the city’s few pockets of German culture. In Venice, Wurstküche held an Oktoberfest celebration in the classic German style this past Saturday for German Nationals as well as those simply wanting to celebrate the holiday on the Westside.
Posted Jun. 8, 2016, 12:52 pm
Following dreadful vandalism in the lead-up to Memorial Day, restoring Venice's Memorial Wall sees clean-up efforts do more harm than good.
Posted Dec. 31, 1970, 4:00 pm
Posted Dec. 30, 2015, 8:54 am
The coroner's office today released the names of the woman and two men who died when a car struck a tree and overturned in Venice.
Posted Dec. 29, 2015, 8:55 am
The California Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash in Venice on Monday afternoon that killed two men and a woman while another person was critically injured when a car struck a tree and overturned.
Posted Dec. 25, 2015, 9:45 am
Merry Christmas, Venice! Now it’s time for a Christmas message from a very Venice kind of Santa…
Posted Dec. 17, 2015, 10:10 am
The Great Venice Toy Drive & Holiday Festival is on at the Oakwood Recreational Center, 767 California Ave in Venice from 10 am to 2 pm on Dec. 19, 2015. Leading up to the festival, you can bring new, unwrapped, non-violent toys to a number of drop-off locations throughout Venice. Find the location nearest you here.
Posted Dec. 13, 2015, 9:47 am
Police are investigating a party that turned violent in Venice overnight after shots were fired at around 1:30 am near Sixth St. and San Juan Ave.
Posted Dec. 3, 2015, 8:54 am
With the Venice Boardwalk™ App you can swipe through all that Venice has to offer, adding locations to your custom map, finding coupons to local favorites, and shopping "Pier to Pier" from the comfort of your hotel room, beach towel, or anywhere you'd like. The Venice Boardwalk™ App is available for iPhones and Android devices.
Posted Nov. 28, 2015, 10:08 am
Throughout Venice you can discover community garden projects that provide a great source for your daily fruit and vegetables.
Posted Nov. 26, 2015, 9:43 am
Yo! Venice hit the streets to ask people in Venice Beach, "What are you thankful for?"
Posted Nov. 25, 2015, 9:36 am
It is a video that has local dog owners worried. A Venice dog walker caught, on camera, a baby rattlesnake wriggling along the trail by Grand Canal, a popular dog walking spot on the Marina Peninsula.
Posted Nov. 19, 2015, 10:27 am
A driver lost control at the wheel of a white Audi, flew through two barricades, and ended up in the Marina on Tuesday night. Marina del Rey local Jasmine Walton shares she saw in the video below.
Posted Nov. 18, 2015, 11:10 am
A vehicle that went into the water in Venice Tuesday night was empty, authorities said.
Posted Nov. 16, 2015, 9:55 am
On this episode of Westside Top 5 host Melanie Camp tells us the top five places to meet a hipster barista, and get a great coffee while you're at it.
Posted Nov. 16, 2015, 9:48 am
Actor Quinton Aaron, from The Blind Side with Sandra Bullock, dropped by the Teen Project’s Venice PAD on Windward Avenue to help inspire the local homeless youth of Venice.
Posted Nov. 12, 2015, 10:16 am
It's been windy at Venice Beach and Venice local Filmington aka Venny-Beachy has some tips for getting by on a blustery day.
Posted Nov. 4, 2015, 10:31 am
It was the best on show at this year's Dog-O-Ween at Venice Beach. Watch the the mutts of Dogtown strut their stuff on the red carpet, show off their tricks, and enjoy some treats.
Posted Nov. 2, 2015, 9:32 am
A suspected DUI driver crashed into the security wall of a Venice apartment complex, a police officer said today.
Posted Nov. 1, 2015, 8:03 am
The dogs of Dogtown are gearing up for the 13th annual Uncle Chuck’s Dog-O-Ween today. This Sunday Venice beach puppy dogs will be strutting their paws along Ocean Front Walk dressed in their best Halloween attire.
Posted Oct. 18, 2015, 8:03 am
Graffiti artist Narrator was recently hired to paint a mural at Great Western Steak and Hoagie Company at 1720 Lincoln Blvd., in Venice. However, it wasn’t always the case that his art was a welcome commission in the City of Los Angeles.
Posted Oct. 14, 2015, 10:58 am
Right down Lincoln Blvd. lives a 20-year old family run Venice business, La fiesta Brava.
Posted Oct. 14, 2015, 10:53 am
What do Abraham Lincoln, William Faulkner, Conrad Hilton, and Bill Nye all have in common? They were all postmasters, officers of the United States in charge of running an entire post office.
Posted Oct. 9, 2015, 3:38 pm
Los Angeles police today announced the arrest of the suspected gunman charged, along with a Venice Beach hotel owner, in a transient's shooting death during a disturbance. Francisco Guzman, 28, was arrested about 9:55 a.m. Monday by the FBI- LAPD Fugitive Task Force and jailed in lieu of $3 million bail in connection with the killing.
Posted Sep. 28, 2015, 9:16 am
With the Venice Boardwalk App you can swipe through all that Venice has to offer, adding locations to your custom map, finding coupons to local favorites, and shopping "Pier to Pier" from the comfort of your hotel room, beach towel, or anywhere you'd like.