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A 3.8 Percent “Sales Tax” on Your Home?
April 22, 2010
I received this e-mail:
This should help stimulate the Real Estate market!
UNDER THE NEW HEALTH CARE BILL – DID YOU KNOW THAT ALL REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS ARE SUBJECT TO A 3.8% “SALES TAX”?
YOU CAN THANK NANCY, HARRY & BARACK (AND YOUR LOCAL CONGRESSMAN) FOR THIS ONE.
IF YOU SELL YOUR $400,000 HOME, THIS WILL BE A $15,200…Continue
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The Mar Vista Community Council and Venice Community Council are co-presenting a candidate forum for the upcoming 36th Congressional District Special Election. The event will take place at 6:30pm this Wednesday, April 27 at Westminster Elementary School, located at 1010 Abbot Kinney Blvd (enter from Westminster).The forum will feature the candidates certified by the County Registrar to run in the Special Election on May 17th. Moderating the… Continue
Added by Open Neighborhoods on April 26, 2011 at 2:23pm — No Comments
Mar Vista Patch reports on an Earth Day Conference in Silver Lake inspired by Mar Vista's goal of 100% clean electricity by 2018.
In 2009 Mar Vista became the first neighborhood in Los Angeles to adopt a local version of the RepowerAmerican.org goal of 100% clean electricity nationwide by 2018. Since then the Venice Neighborhood Council has adopted…Continue
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The probate process seems to many persons outside the legal world to be a long, drawn-out and expensive process for settling a deceased person's affairs. This is often not the case as your probate matter may be fairly straight-forward and not require an attorney. However, it is always advisable to have a probate attorney specialist review your case to help you avoid costly and time-consuming delays. While this…Continue
Added by Madelaine Kolisnyk on April 16, 2011 at 7:49am — No Comments
Sunday is the launch of "Exchange a Bag"at the Mar Vista Farmers Market -- and the beginning of an effort for the Farmers Market to be entirely plastic bag free by September 1.
In partnership with the Mar Vista Green Committee, the Mar Vista Farmers Market will kick off this community initiative by giving away 500 free reusable bags available under the Green Tent this Sunday, April 17th.
The Mar Vista Community…Continue
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The Mar Vista Community Council (MVCC) Education Summit will feature more than 20 area schools and a panel discussion on education reform at the Mar Vista Recreation Center Auditorium on Thursday April 14, 2011, 5-8:30 PM.
Striving to offer the community the largest, most inclusive free education event of its…
Added by Open Neighborhoods on March 25, 2011 at 8:30pm — No Comments
Peach Tree Pottery is looking for young artists up to 17 years of age to submit artwork for exhibit and sale at PEACH FEST 3. The event is Sunday, June 12, 2011 from 10 am to 4 pm. We are looking for a wide variety of media, but work submitted is limited to wall art: photography, painting, collage, mixed media, illustration; work must be ready-to-hang, either framed or on…Continue
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FREE CLASSES FOR BEGINNERS THIS WEEK ONLY
Tango KaBloom! Free, nightly Tango technique classes for beginners in Mar Vista. Bring your friends and…Continue
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The Mar Vista Community Council welcomes you to participate in the FREE third annual Mar Vista Green Garden Showcase - a community-wide Earth Day celebration on Sunday, April 30th, 2011 from 11am to 4pm.
Choosing your own eco-adventure will be fun and easy with options for…
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Venice High's Learning Garden, a locavore's delight
The Learning Garden at Venice High School is…Continue
Added by Open Neighborhoods on December 22, 2010 at 9:00pm — No Comments
A big shout out to LA City Councilmember Bill Rosendahl and Alexandra Kravetz of VoteSolar.org for coming out to Casa Sanchez restaurant last night to share a few words about solar in Los Angeles.
It was wonderful to see so many eco-minded neighbors at the last community solar event of the year!
Final day of signups for the 2010 community solar program is December 15th. Last chance to claim Million Solar Roofs rebates before LADWP solar moratorium begins January…Continue
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According to the CDC…Continue
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This little dog was found walking along Venice Blvd. near Boise Ave. No tags. No chip.
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The sage Narada was walking through the forest when he came across a yogi who was sitting under a tree deep in meditation. From the look of things, he had been there for quite some time as his hair was matted and the birds had also made their nests in it and there was much growth around him. As Narada approached, the sage recognized him and asked, "Oh great sage, what are doing this…Continue
Added by Robert Burgener on July 6, 2010 at 5:30pm — No Comments