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Tour da Artsa Combines Diversity in Art with Cycling
More than 100 cyclists of all ages have pre-registered to explore art, music and theatre at the sixth annual Tour da Arts.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti Has a Good Idea
Gaffey is one of those wider-than-wide Los Angeles boulevards that handles six lanes of traffic and is now used primarily to exit and enter a main Los Angeles freeway.
Lightning kills body surfer at SoCal beach
Los Angeles' popular Venice Beach teemed with people enjoying a weekend outing on the boardwalk and sand when lifeguards and other witnesses say a rare summer thunderstorm hit without warning, producing lightning that injured or rattled more than a dozen people and killed a 21-year-old man who was body surfing.
LA Daily News
L.A.a s Ooks of Hazzard set to land at Folk Music Center in Claremont
The Ooks of Hazzard, known for covers like MGMT's “Kids” video as well as their own original music, are bringing their ukuleles to the Folk Music Center in Claremont on Saturday.
NBC Bay Area
Chaos After Calif. Lightning Strike
Witnesses recall the terrifying aftermath of a deadly lightning strike that sent shock waves through the water around the Venice Beach pier and up the beach.
Lightning strikes 14 at beach
Lifeguards prepare to move a victim of a lightning strike in Venice, California July 27, 2014.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Sydney Morning Herald
One dead, several injured after lightning strike in Venice Beach, Los Angeles
One man was killed and at least eight others were hurt when lightning from a rare band of summer thunderstorms struck Venice beach in Los Angeles on a busy Sunday afternoon.
The Modesto Bee
9 struck by lightning in Southern California
Los Angeles Fire Department spokeswoman Katherine Main says eight people were hit Sunday afternoon on Ocean Front Walk in Venice.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Ukiah Daily Journal
Sundays in the Park to feature Dustbowl Revival
Known for their charismatic live shows, the Dustbowl Revival merges many styles of traditional American music.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Classic Motocross Iron: 1971 Rickman Micro-Metisse Webco Project
In the 1960s and 1970s, Webco was a leading supplier of the trickest aftermarket parts to enhance the performance of anything from an AJS to a Zundapp.
Venice: Al Pacino, Willem Dafoe, Ethan Hawke Set for Double Duty
Following Thursday's announcement of the lineup for the world's oldest film festival, find out which Hollywood stars will be attending which premieres, with some even doing multiple duties at the same time.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Jewish Journal
Los Angeles' reaction to Gazan fighting ranges from anxiety to empathy
Pro-Israel and pro-Palestinian demonstrators clashed in the middle of traffic on Wilshire Boulevard on July 13. Photo by Aliya Slepkov-Dror Rabbi Eliyahu Fink of Pacific Jewish Center in Venice was at a loss over how to respond to the latest crisis in Israel, namely, the country's current war with the Hamas-controlled coastal enclave of Gaza.
Hogan and Kozlowski divorce final
A JUDGE has ruled that a pilot who used to work with John Travolta can spill secrets about their relationship which he claims was more than business.
LA Daily News
Man and woman injured in Venice apartment fire
A man was hospitalized with minor injuries and a woman was treated at the scene for minor injuries after a small fire in a multistory apartment building in Venice early today, authorities said.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Curating the Mind of John Altoon
John Altoon lived in Venice, California, back in the day, during the 1960s, before the '70s kicked into polyester high gear.
Zac Efron Spotted Leaving Michelle Rodriguez's House The Day After...
For Zac Efron and Michelle Rodriguez , looks the answer to the age old question "your place or mine," is definitely Michelle's place! After spending a night out together at a West Hollywood hotel on Saturday, Zac was spotted leaving Michelle's pad in Venice, California on Sunday with what appeared to be an overnight bag.
'Knockout Game' Returns in San Diego
A recent crime wave of random attacks known as "knockout games" hit the North Park neighborhood of San Diego Sunday.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Wire: Kundalini Yoga with Natalia Benson; Sisters of LA Pop-Up
In addition to being a jewelry designer, Natalia Benson is also a lover of Kundalini Yoga and this Wednesday, July 23 she's sharing that love with other yogis.
Alex Pettyfer -- Busted by Muscle Beach Freaks ... Of Nature
"Magic Mike" star Alex Pettyfer royally pissed off the wrong guys -- some muscle-bound dudes at world famous Muscle Beach in Venice, CA.
Venice Hydrant Geyser Spews 180,000 Gallons Of Water For Hours
Crews worked early Monday to seal a broken water hydrant in Venice, but not before an estimated 180,000 gallons flooded nearby streets, officials said.