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Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Former Boys Town compoud has been sold to The Teen Project!! Read article below.  Want to help? In order to be ready by Christmas, The Teen Project needs volunteers and items for the homes.  Volunteer here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TTP-VSW Buy needed items for the homes here: tgt.gifts/VSW Donate ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
As the weather begins to cool, many of us will start using our heater more frequently. Although natural gas utility is normally the least expensive energy, the cost can creep up when the heater is on more often. If you are on a fixed income or balancing other expenses, this increase could be devastating to the household budget.   No one should have to go without heat when it’s cold. That’s ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
The City of Los Angeles Green Business Program is a free and voluntary program, launched by Mayor Garcetti, to provide free environmental consulting to businesses located in the City of LA, who are interested or active in the Sustainability movement. By completing certain steps, your actions will be recognized and you will receive the City of LA Green Business Certification, valid for 3 years. ...read more
Categories: Economic, Political
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Los Angeles, California: Popular Abbot Kinney sushi bar, Wabi Venice , has been destroyed by an early morning fire occurring on December 12th, 2018. First responders arrived at 1635 Abbot Kinney Boulevard (90291) around 5 a.m, it took an hour for the Los Angeles Fire Department to snuff out the flames. Wabi GM, Brent Moon, who was on scene reported.The cause of the fire remains unconfirmed and ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
  The 7th Annual Venice Holiday Sign Lighting kicked off the season with marvelous music, amazing art, tasty treats, and festive fun for all!   Over 6,000 people gathered along Windward Avenue underneath the Venice Sign on Saturday, December 1st to watch the sign turn from white to green and red.  Musician Olivia Rox rocking the stage under the lit Holiday Venice Sign  Before the official sign ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community
Monday, November 19, 2018
SPY was proud to be selected as a Top 5 Finalist in the Watt Family LA Homelessness Challenge! Congratulations to the winners from the pitch event and to our amazing team members who work hard to raise awareness and funds for SPYs innovative Host Home Program. The LA County Newsroom recently spoke to SPY member, Relly Brown about their experience in the Host Home Program. Relly currently lives ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community
Monday, November 19, 2018
One of the biggest things that will effect Venice has recently been set into motion - the Community Plan Update. This is a multi year process to review and update the plan that sets the underlining zoning and uses for property in Venice - it will determine what will be allowed to go where.  We made a video to explain what the community plan update is and how you can get involved!  Video ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Political
Wednesday, August 08, 2018
Release Date: August 6, 2018 Release Number: 18-50   WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration is now accepting nominations for its 2019 National Small Business Week Awards, including the annual Small Business Person of the Year. Since 1963, National Small Business Week has recognized the outstanding achievements of America’s small businesses for their contributions to their local ...read more
Categories: Political