Tomorrow is Voting Day in Venice Beach!

There has been a lot of active posting in the forums about the upcoming Venice Neighborhood Council (VNC) elections that will be held tomorrow. Here is the “easy” guide to what is being discussed on Yo! Venice! as of now.

Yo! Venice! isn’t taking sides, but we encourage everyone that reads this site to make informed votes and encourage their neighbors to also. Spread the word by emailing this link to the voters of Venice.

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1. To see a list of all of the VNC candidates, click here.
To see all of the voting rules, click here.

The polling place for the election is:

The Oakwood Rec Center
767 California Avenue
Venice 90291

The Polls open at 10am and close at 4pm. Note: Parking at the Oakwood Rec Center is limited – please consider walking or biking or taking Big Blue Bus #2 to the polls! Because lines may form, please plan accordingly.

2. To read Yo! Venice! reader questions answered by VNC Presidential Candidate James (Jim) Hubbord click here.

3. VNC Presidential Candidate Linda Lucks refused to respond to Yo! Venice! reader questions. You can read about this by clicking here, and read what she chose to post herself (she does post on Yo! Venice!) without answering the questions by clicking here.

4. To read Yo! Venice! reader questions answered by VNC Vice Presidential candidate Mark E. Ryavec click here.

5. VNC Vice Presidential Candidate Carolyn Rios did not respond to Yo! Venice! reader questions. We asked her to respond and asked Linda Lucks to make sure she was aware of the questions. We never got an answer back from her, but it seems apparent that she received the questions, as she forwarded them on to others, as seen by clicking here.

6. Scot Kramarich VNC candidate for Community at Large Officer answers to Yo! Venice! reader questions can be seen by clicking here.

7. VNC Candidate for At-Large Community Officer: Mariana Aguilar answers to Yo! Venice! reader questions can be seen by clicking here.

8. VNC Candidate for At-Large Community Officer: Brett Broich answers to Yo! Venice! reader questions can be seen by clicking here.

9. VNC Candidate for At-Large Community Officer: Danielle Sager-Ebling answers to Yo! Venice! reader questions can be seen by clicking here.


Myrna Loy Statue Returns to Venice High Today!

Saturday, April 10, 2010, the Venice Alumni Association is hosting a historic unveiling of the new Myrna Loy Statue at Venice High. Beau Bridges will be the Master of Ceremonies. There will be marching bands, cheer leading squads, food and craft booths, a Venice High display booth (99 years of history) and the Venice Historical Society booth.

Myrna Loy

For more info on the statue check out the LA Times Article here.

Venice High School
Saturday, April 10, 2010. 12:00pm – 3:00pm
13000 Venice Boulevard
Venice 90291