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LAPD: 18-Year-Old Arrested In Connection With Venice Skateboard Attack

Authorities say they have made an arrest in connection with an attack on a young woman who was beaten repeatedly with a skateboard in Venice.

03/30/2015

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Famed Purple-Cheetah Print Dog Stolen From Owner Near Venice Beach

A canine celebrity was snatched from her owner Sunday night at Venice Beach.

03/18/2015

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LA’s Best Public Beaches And Reservoirs

From among any other big cities in the entire country, Los Angeles is arguably the most alluring when it comes to enjoying a sensational summer day spent by the sea.

CBS Los Angeles–03/08/2015

Critics say the motivation behind the proposed Overnight Parking District (OPD) stems from what officials described as a fast-growing homeless population in Venice Beach. (credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Venice Residents Sue LA City, County For Failing To Enforce No-Camping Rules On Boardwalk

A residents group sued the city and county of Los Angeles, claiming officials have allowed dangerous conditions and nuisance problems to continue in Venice by failing to enforce no-camping rules on the beach and boardwalk.

10/30/2014

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A Guide To LA’s Best Surfing Spots

Here are five of the top surf spots in L.A. to catch some waves (with consideration for individual skill levels, or lack thereof).

CBS Los Angeles–10/23/2014

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Man Found On Beach Reportedly Hit By Vehicle

Police are trying to figure out if a critically injured man was struck by a vehicle on Santa Monica Beach, or brought there after being run over elsewhere, perhaps Pacific Coast Highway.

09/21/2014

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Woman Sunbathing Run Over By County Vehicle On Venice Beach

A sunbather was recovering at a local hospital Tuesday after she was run over by a Los Angeles County vehicle at Venice Beach.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/16/2014

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Man, 27, Reportedly In Critical Condition After Surfing Accident Amid Huge Waves

The incident occurred near the 2100 block of South Ocean Front Walk.

08/28/2014

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Police Ask Public For Information On Apparent Fight Along Venice Beach Boardwalk

Police are seeking more information from the public about a video showing an apparent fight along Venice Beach.

08/27/2014

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Best Outdoor Basketball Courts In Los Angeles

Shoot some hoops at any of these great outdoor basketball courts in LA.

08/16/2014

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Free Wi-Fi Comes To 6 Los Angeles-Area Parks, Beaches

A pilot program launches Thursday offering free Wi-Fi in six Los Angeles parks and beaches.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/14/2014

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Los Angeles To Offer Free Public Wi-Fi At 6 Parks, Beaches

A day at the park or the beach no longer requires disconnection.

08/13/2014

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The Cast Of AMC’s ‘Freakshow’ Visits KCAL9

The cast performs live (all day long with a show every 15 minutes) on weekends at the famous Venice Beach Boardwalk, 909 Ocean Front Walk.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/11/2014

One man died, another person was critically injured Sunday during a lightning strike at Venice Beach. (credit: CBS)

Frantic 911 Calls Released Of Witnesses Needing Help After Fatal Lightning Strike

“We need paramedics!” one woman screamed into the phone.

08/07/2014

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Venice Lightning Strike Victim’s Mother Writes Touching Obituary

The mother of 20-year-old USC student Nick Fagnano, who passed away Sunday after being struck by lightning at Venice Beach, has written a touching obituary for her son.

07/30/2014

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