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  • Old-time Venice resident and historian Arnold Springer explains who Venice's founder was. Professor ... is so well regarded and trusted by the community that many of Venice's neighborhood decisions have taken place in the living room ...
  • Old-time Venice resident and historian Arnold Springer explains who Venice's founder was. Old-time Venice ...
  • In many ways, Venice Beach is this neighborhood's raison d'être. This week Departures takes a look at the state of Venice sunshine. From the days of Abbot Kinney's Venice of ...
  • Venice is no stranger to the A-list, and at The Danieli, Richard E. Grant witnesses the unchanged grandeur of the hotel that once hosted the likes of Lord Byron, and hears what the Grand Tour was really like from local historian Francesco da Mosto.  He meets Francesca Bortolloto Possati, ...
  • Ironically, the deterioration and abandonment of Venice in he 1950s cultivated the perfect environment for artists, ...
  • ... curated retail, and its famously freakish boardwalk, Venice offers its own version of reality more than do the other coastal ... Pacific.Photos by Colin Marshall.More stories and history at DEPARTURES : VENICE More Los Angeles Primer:Echo ParkCentury ...
  • The seven original canals of Venice , California, are lost to history – long ago filled in, ... original canals of Abbot Kinney's Venice of America  – are lost to history, long ago filled in and now disguised as ...
  • ... Kinney founded a beachfront neighborhood and named it the "Venice of America ." Fifty years later, counterculture artists and Beat ...
  • The rich history of Venice has fascinated many, yet due to its complexity, only a few can ... only a few can be considered aficionados. Self-appointed historian Jeffrey Stanton is one of those few. Part eccentric, part ...
  • The Los Angeles Conservancy leads tours of Venice's more eclectic buildings to advocate for the preservation of ... lot to talk about." Indeed, by the 1970s Venice of America founder Abbot Kinney's turn- of -the-century vision of an ...

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