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Green Real Estate at the Mar Vista Farmers Market Green Tent

Did you know that "Green" homes often sell faster and for more money than the traditional home?read more



Not only does your investment in "green" home upgrades save you money with lower utility costs and rebates, but it helps put more "green" in your pocket when it's time for you to sell. Save yourself money, "green" our community and help save the Planet, too.



Susan Klos, Mar Vista’s local National Association of Realtors GREENDesignee, is… Continue

Added by Open Neighborhoods on January 11, 2014 at 12:54am — No Comments

Need Pet Care? Or Do You Need to Organize Your Home or Office? Don't Understand Social Media or Selling Online? Read on ...

I grew up on the Westside of Los Angeles and presently reside in the Mar Vista area.  I have worked many different types of jobs over the years and have a lot to offer to those in need.

I have worked office/administrative jobs, had my own business and I am adept on PC's and MAC's, I have worked as a fitness trainer and Pilates teacher, done pet care work - dog walking/dog sitting/cat care, I have sold online on Amazon, craigslist.org, and eBay, Barnes & Noble Marketplace,…

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Added by Sharilyn G. on December 10, 2013 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Mar Vista Rec Center to Host Halloween Spooktacular

The City of Los Angeles Department of Parks and Recreation will be hosting a Halloween Spooktacular at the Mar Vista Recreation Center on October 31st from 4 to 8pm at 11430 Woodbine Street in Mar Vista.

For an event fee of $3, come for a family-friendly time and enjoy jumpers, games, a costume contest, goodie bags, a haunted house, food/drink for sales, and a howling contest!…

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Added by Open Neighborhoods on October 29, 2013 at 9:00pm — No Comments

Meet Mayor-Elect Eric Garcetti Saturday June 15 in Mar Vista

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Attend the Town Hall at Windward School on Saturday June 15 from 1 p.m. Mayor-elect Eric Garcetti will be talking about &Getting L.A. Back to Basics.

Added by Open Neighborhoods on June 14, 2013 at 10:30pm — No Comments

Venice Arts Media Arts Summer Camp

You've Got Summer.

We've Got Camp.

Venice Arts 

Media Arts Camp

for Kids from 10-18

Creative, challenging…

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Added by Venice Arts on March 19, 2013 at 9:33am — No Comments

Youth & Teens Explore the Magic of Theater! Enrolling Classes, Camps

KOS Link  

Explore the magic of the performing arts.  ENROLLING NOW for Spring Performance Classes (rehearsing and performing "Grease" & "The Jungle Book")

SPRING THEATER CAMPS Ages 4-7 & 8-14  …

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Added by Kids On Stage on March 9, 2013 at 3:10pm — No Comments

Kids/Teens On Stage ENROLLING Classes, Spring & Summer Camps

KOS Link  

Explore the magic of the performing arts.  ENROLLING NOW for Spring Performance Classes (rehearsing and performing "Grease" & "The Jungle Book")

SPRING THEATER CAMPS Ages 4-7 & 8-14  …

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Added by Kids On Stage on March 9, 2013 at 3:09pm — No Comments

LAUSD4 School Board Race: One Vote For Steve Zimmer

Monday, February 7, 2013

 

 

An open letter to my fellow, locally-politically engaged neighbors:

 

I’m writing because many of us Mar Vistans have lived and worked alongside Kate Anderson these past few years on local political issues and I see that her list of endorsing co-volunteers is lengthy, in many cases replete with a yard sign.  I’m writing because I feel that supporting her in this school board election against Steve Zimmer is…

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Added by Sara Roos on February 7, 2013 at 12:04pm — No Comments

Hess for city council 2013!

Added by Madelaine Kolisnyk on January 18, 2013 at 8:56am — No Comments

Venice Arts Spring 2013 Youth Workshops

Venice Arts Spring 2013 Youth Workshops

The 2013 Spring workshop season runs from Saturday, February 2, 2013, to Saturday, April 27, 2013.



Note: There will be a break from 03/23/13 until 03/30/13. Classes resume Monday, April 2, 2013.





Registration Details

In-person registration is required. To make an appointment, call 310-392-0846 or email info@venice-arts.org. Classes fill…

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Added by Venice Arts on January 14, 2013 at 1:04pm — No Comments

Open Neighborhoods would appreciate your feedback

We are seeking your input to better understand our neighborhood communities. Please respond to our one question survey today for a chance to win a solar charger with USB battery backup for your phone.

To complete the survey, click here.

Thanks for your valuable feedback.

Sincerely,

Open Neighborhoods


Open Neighborhoods has commissioned Survey Monkey, a web-based survey solution, to conduct this…

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Added by Open Neighborhoods on December 31, 2012 at 11:05am — No Comments

Jan 20 at ReDiscover: Kate Anderson for LAUSD School Board

Please join fellow parents, teachers and community leaders for a family friendly creative event supporting Kate Anderson's campaign to bring a parent's perspective to change the status quo at LAUSD!

Sunday, January 20, 2013

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm



reDISCOVER

12958 W. Washington Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA 90066



reDiscover promotes resource conservation, creativity, and community engagement…

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Added by James Brennan on December 28, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments

New GoSolar.LA Website Offers New Way to Reduce Utility Bills

Open Neighborhoods announces a regional solar initiative and comparison shopping service for residential, commercial, tax exempt property owners and multi-family communities in greater Los Angeles seeking to reduce utility bills with solar energy.

GoSolar.LA

GoSolar.LA launches this week with a new website at www.GoSolar.LA providing free services including information about solar rebates and incentives…

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Added by Open Neighborhoods on November 2, 2012 at 12:25am — No Comments

Mar Vista Fall Festival; Neighborhood Council Elections

Celebrate Fall in Mar Vista this Saturday!

Hosted by the Mar Vista Community Council with a theme of “Creative Connections,” the Mar Vista Fall Festival celebrates the incredibly diverse ways in which Mar Vista community members connect with each other.  Arts and crafts, food and entertainment -- and an all-new Green Zone is devoted to games, products and non-profit organizations sharing tips for a sustainable…

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Added by Open Neighborhoods on October 19, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Mar Vista Needs You

The Mar Vista Community Council is asking for candidates to run for seats on its Board of Directors.

All seats are open, and all stakeholders should consider becoming an advocate for Mar Vista by running for a seat. There are six zone director seats…

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Added by Open Neighborhoods on September 23, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Join Bill Rosendahl at the Lantern House for a Special District 11 Event

Mar Vista resident and Los Angeles City Councilmember Bill Rosendahl has announced he is running for a third term to represent Mar Vista and other Council District 11 neighborhoods!

Please join friends and supporters of Bill for a special District 11 event at the spectacular Lantern House in Venice,…

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Added by Open Neighborhoods on September 10, 2012 at 5:19pm — No Comments

Found: one tortoise, vicinity of Wade and Victoria

Is anyone missing a pet? This fellow is very friendly. If you have lost a pet tortoise, email me at smcommins@msn.com with a description and a picture!

He is home safe! Neighbors came and got him!!!!

Added by Sharon on September 4, 2012 at 4:30pm — No Comments

West Nile Watch in Mar Vista

County health officials have issued a warning to Santa Monica residents after two dead birds in the city tested positive for West Nile Virus.

The LA County Vector-Borne Disease Control District previously reported that a dead crow in Venice tested…

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Added by Open Neighborhoods on August 23, 2012 at 10:30am — No Comments

POLL: Should Mar Vista Secede From Los Angeles and Join Culver City?

There's been recent speculation in the media over whether residents of Mar Vista should secede from the City of Los Angeles and join Culver City.

Reasons given range from infrastructure challenges to potential loss of property values, the feeling of being ignored and disenchantment with city government.

We invite you -- actual residents of Mar Vista -- to weigh in on the debate. What do you think... should we stay or should we go?…

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Added by Open Neighborhoods on August 20, 2012 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Venice Arts is Accepting New Students for Summer Media Arts Camp 2012

Hello!

 

We are Venice Arts, a non-profit organization providing free and low-cost multimedia arts programming for youth and adults.  This summer from July 2nd - July 27th, we are holding our third annual Summer Media Arts Summer Camp!

 

We will be offering week long youth workshops…

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Added by Venice Arts on May 9, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments

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