Ever since the LAPD started enforcing a strict curfew along the Venice boardwalk, the homeless hangout on 3rd street (located a few blocks inland) has blossomed into a bona fied bum party.
The stretch of 3rd where they sleep, between Sunset and Rose, is mostly populated by businesses and warehouses ... More >>
Advocates for the homeless are steaming over what they say is a homeless crackdown in one of L.A.'s last bastions of free living -- Venice.
The last two nights along the boardwalk and beyond LAPD officers have been contacting homeless people, warning them they can't sleep there, according to David ... More >>
Is L.A. the next Tucson?Aside from the fact that this was the biggest L.A. City Hall time-waster since the Arizona boycott (FYI: nothing from Arizona was ever boycotted), we'd like to note that a few scattered Angelenos were feeling pretty huffy about yesterday's H.R. 308 resolution -- aka, b ... More >>
Los Angeles TimesMedia darling and longtime Venice transient David BuschDavid Busch, 55, stood up during public comment at a Transportation Committee meeting yesterday -- and comment did he ever.
According to L.A. City Councilman Bill Rosendahl, who was leading the meeting, Busch "waved his ... More >>