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Paddle Tennis Packed Weekend

May 18, 2018

May 18, 2018

Cinco de Mayo paddle tennis action. by Sam Catanzaro While many people in Venice were getting dehydrated from margaritas on...

Guy Okazaki: A Venice Surf Legend

May 15, 2018

May 15, 2018

A look into the workshop of long-time Venice surfboard shaper. By Sam Catanzaro Behind every craftsperson is a workshop and...

School of Rock Jams On

May 9, 2018

May 9, 2018

Music school teaches Venice kids all things rock ‘n’ roll. By Sam Skopp Kids looking to rock out, have a...

Never Forget

May 2, 2018

May 2, 2018

Remembering the Japanese American experience in Venice during WWII.       By Sam Catanzaro In April of 1942, Arnold...

Airbnb Under Fire in Venice

April 27, 2018

April 27, 2018

City looks to regulate short term rentals. By Sam Catanzaro The term “Airbnb” did not exist a decade ago. Today,...

Guy’s Spring Musings

April 24, 2018

April 24, 2018

One intimate experience a day can keep anxiety at bay. By Guy Camilleri An act of generosity in of itself...

Take Me Out to the Ball Park

April 23, 2018

April 23, 2018

New park pays homage to Venice’s baseball history. By Sam Catanzaro As baseball season gets started, the Dodgers and the...

Richard Janes: Passion, Purpose & Authenticity

April 9, 2018

April 9, 2018

by Guy Camilleri This week, I’m excited to introduce you to Richard Janes, a Personal Brand Master and a man...

Grizzly Bears of Venice Beach

April 6, 2018

April 6, 2018

Renowned muralist Eric Junker brightens The Brig. By Sam Catanzaro The hustle and bustle of Abbot Kinney Boulevard is about...

Spring forward: Turn back the clocks on negativity!

March 20, 2018

March 20, 2018

    The thought of giving light and dark equal billing is fascinating to me, because when you think about...