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  • Congressman Ted Lieu Named To TIME's Top 100 AI List

    TIME named Congressman Ted Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) to the first-ever TIME100 AI list, highlighting 100 individuals advancing major conversations about how AI is reshaping the world. The list features leaders, policymakers, artists and entrepreneurs across a variety of fields and from countries […]

  • LA Al Fresco Prepares Transition to Permanent Program

    With over 3,000 businesses having participated in the L.A. Al Fresco, the City is now working to make LA Al Fresco program permanent. The temporary program was launched in 2020 as a response to the COVID-19 emergency to promote the economic vitality of our City’s restaurants. By creating a […]

  • Venice Heritage Museum Film Festival 2023 - Sponsorship Opportunities Available

    The Venice Heritage Museum (VHM) announces the 2nd Annual Venice Heritage Museum Film Festival following last year’s sold out event. The one day, outdoor festival takes place on Saturday, October 7th from 7-10 pm at the Main Street Design Center (228 Main Street, Venice, CA 90291). Tickets on […]

  • Councilmember Traci Park Hosts Listening Sessions For Community Plans

    Councilmember Park Hosts Listening Sessions in September and October 2023 California law requires all cities to develop a General Plan, which is a comprehensive policy document that informs future land use decisions, establishes land use designations, and identifies a range of zoning options. The […]

  • Councilmember Traci Park - LADOT To Update Al Fresco Outdoor Dining Portal

    Heads up! LADOT is updating the Al Fresco outdoor dining portal. Starting September 30, the current system will be temporarily down as it shifts to a more permanent platform.  LADOT recommends submitting your application before September 30. All the specifics, from rules to the application […]

  • Restaurants Care Resilience Fund $10k Hardship Grants

    Do you know of any restaurants, food trucks, or caterers affected by the Hollywood strikes? Our nonprofit has a new round of grant funding available to provide $10,000 grants to 170+ independent restaurants, food trucks and caterers affected by the Hollywood strikes. Eligibility and more info […]

  • Venice Carousel Featured in Westside Current

    A carousel for all ages that doubles as interactive art and a piece of Venice history will be opening soon. Human powered, 20 feet in diameter, with eight animals, five kiddie swings, and a two-person chariot, the Venice Flying Carousel brings the community together to celebrate Venice’s past, […]

  • Venice Family Clinic & Chuck Lorre Celebrated Completed Renovation of Rose Avenue Site

    Venice Family Clinic Grand Reopening! The Venice Family Clinic on Saturday, 8/28, celebrated the grand reopening of its Rose Avenue flagship clinic newly renamed the Chuck Lorre Rose Avenue Health and Wellness Center. Located at 604 Rose Avenue in Venice, this renovation was made possible by The […]

  • Malibu Triathalon Volunteers Needed Sep 30th-Oct 1st

    The Malibu Triathlon returns September 30th-October 1st, 2023! The Malibu Triathlon is proud to have partnered with Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) since 2007. All fundraising initiatives support CHLA’s pediatric cancer research and we have raised over $17 million to date!  The Malibu […]

  • Council Member Traci Park - Ready Your LA Business for An Emergency

    We often talk about the importance of preparing our homes for emergencies, but ensuring our businesses are prepared is also important. That's why the City of Los Angeles Emergency Management Department is excited to launch Ready Your LA Business! Ready Your LA Business is a FREE program that will […]