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Massey May Not be Seen in Venice for Awhile …

December 19th, 2012 · No Comments

A. Massey, a well known fixture of the Venice boardwalk, was arrested last week for stealing a surfboard and other property out of a garage near the Westminster dog park on December 11th. Massey in happier times. Massey made multiple trips into the garage at around 8:30 pm., allegedly selling the stolen goods at a […]

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Candles Across America This Saturday

December 19th, 2012 · No Comments

There will be a local gathering for “Candles Across America” to “bring a light to the victims and their families in Newtown, Ct.” at Mar Vista Park on Saturday, December 22nd from 5-6pm. Attendees are asked to bring their own candles, Dixie Cups will be provided. Musician Darean Davis will perform songs during the Candlelight […]

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Venice Art Crawl Honors the Memory of Figtree’s Café Victoria Barcelona

December 19th, 2012 · No Comments

From Patty Tedesco: On Thursday, December 20th, The Venice Art Crawl will honor the memory of Victoria Barcelona. Owner of Figtree’s Café, Vicky was always involved in the Venice Art Crawl. The event this month will offer a wonderful opportunity to continue Vicky’s legacy and support the arts. Victoria Barcelona Figtree’s Café will present the […]

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Local Man Killed by Marijuana Smugglers

December 19th, 2012 · No Comments

Terrell Horne III, a crew member of the 87-foot Coast Guard Cutter Halibut based out of Marina Del Rey, died December 2nd from injuries sustained while conducting maritime law enforcement operations off the California coast. He was killed in the line of duty while attempting to apprehend smugglers in the waters near Santa Cruz Island. […]

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Sand: Science, Art and Life

December 19th, 2012 · No Comments

I injured my shoulder a few weeks ago and have had some sleepless nights as of late because of it. Last night my “can’t sleep” theme was “sand”. I learned a lot about sand and many other things along the way! 1st up: An awesome German guy with a microscope and more than 200 sand […]

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