Venice Homeless Crisis Leaves Somes Residents Frustrated, Afraid For Their SafetyA Venice grandmother's emotional plea about homeless encampments gets more than 10,000 views in two days.
Michael Avenatti Denied Release On Bail, Home Confinement Orders RemainConvicted attorney Michael Avenatti is denied bail release, but allowed to visit his Orange County lawyer
'Where Do You Want Us To Go?': Frustration Continues To Grow Over Venice EncampmentA cleanup was scheduled for Tuesday morning to move some of the unhoused residents from the beachfront, prompting members of the Venice Justice Committee to come out.
Venice Residents On Edge After Another Fire Breaks Out At Boardwalk EncampmentCouncilman Mike Bonin, whose district includes Venice, said his office was working to temporarily relocate those living in the encampment to other areas within the district.
LAFD Dedicates Faster, Nimbler Vehicle To Growing Number Of Fires At Venice Homeless EncampmentsMore than half of all the fires in Los Angeles so far this year have involved homeless people, according to the LAFD – and the problem is especially acute in Venice.
LA Fire Department Gets New Rapid Response Vehicle To Patrol VeniceAmid calls from residents to clean up Venice, the Los Angeles Fire Department is using a new rapid response vehicle to patrol the city.
Game On: LAUSD Says Venice High Baseball Team Can Play On Renovated FieldThe next game is scheduled for Thursday, when the Venice High baseball team will take on Palisades High.
Graphic Anti-Semitic Graffiti Showing Up On Pathways From Will Rogers State Park To VenicePolice are investigating anti-Semitic graffiti that has been sprayed on benches and pathways from Will Rogers State Park south into Venice over the past month.
Concerns Growing As Encampment Expands On Venice BoardwalkOne resident's home security camera has captured what he called a year of mayhem — a building fire one block away and tent fire after tent fire.
Residents Unhappy With Response To Address Homelessness Crisis In VeniceThere have been reports of fires being intentionally set in the Venice area, and so officials are rolling out a vehicle to patrol the area and take action if necessary. So far, this response has not been well-received.
Rescue Dog Togo, Killed In Suspicious Venice Fire, Mourned At Beach Candlelight VigilTogo, a rescue dog recently trained as a service animal, was killed on April 21 in a house fire. Locals in the Venice neighborhood where he lived believe the fire was started by homeless people in the area.
Neighbors Worried About String Of Fires Around Venice Homeless EncampmentsFor months, a string of fires in and around homeless encampments in Venice has been worrying neighbors, with the most recent one causing horror as a family pet was trapped inside.
Venice Beach Handball Courts Reopen After Homeless Encampments Are Cleared OutHandball players at Venice Beach are happy to be back on the courts after they were closed on April 15 to be cleaned and repainted after homeless encampments were cleared out.
Anti-Semitic Graffiti Appears On Sidewalks Around Abbot Kinney In VeniceA small but hateful message appeared on the sidewalk on Abbot Kinney leading one Los Angeles resident to take matters into his own hands.
Venice Handball Courts Cleared Of Homeless Encampment After Major ComplaintsHandball players presented a petition to the city with more than 2,000 signatures demanding that the courts be cleared.