Monthly Archives: December 2013

Update on Homicide at the Shores, Marina del Rey

   The Los Angeles Times reports that the victim of a shooting at the Shores apartment complex in Marina del Rey, whose body was discovered early this morning, was a “Courtesy Patrolman” and not a security guard. The victim at … Continue reading

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Breaking News: Man found shot to death at the Shores apartment complex, Marina del Rey

The body of a man who had been shot to death was discovered around 3:25am, Monday, December 30, 2013.  The victim was lying between two cars in a parking area at the newly completed Shores apartment buildings in the 4200 … Continue reading

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There will be no New Year’s Eve Fireworks on December 31, 2013 in Marina del Rey, CA

Since 2011, Firework celebrations in Marina del Rey have been rescheduled to take place on July 4 and during the Marina del Rey Holiday Boat Parade in mid-December. However, Silver Strand residents can go up to their roofs and see … Continue reading

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Happy New Year: Highlights of 2013 in the Silver Strand, Marina del Rey

WISHING ALL OUR READERS A HAPPY, HEALTHY and PEACEFUL NEW YEAR A Review of 2013 in the Silver Strand, Marina del Rey: Homeowner Maritza Rodriguez hosted a jam-packed “Meet and Greet” for Mike Bonin, 11th District Councilmember candidate, so that … Continue reading

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Speaking of Christmas, Kwanzaa and Hanukkah

       Christmas, along with Easter, is the holiest day in the Christian faith. It celebrates the birth of Christ (although the exact date of his birth is unknown). Apart from the Christmas tree, outdoor lighting and the sending of cards … Continue reading

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Too Close for Comfort: 2.7 earthquake near Marina del Rey

A minor earthquake wakened Westside residents this morning at 7:53am. The epicenter was located roughly one mile west-northwest of Marina del Rey. Did you feel it?  Leave a comment below.

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Report on the 51st Marina del Rey Boat Parade 2013: Silver Strand Resident among the Winners

    The 51rst Marina del Rey Boat Parade, which took place on Saturday, December 14 ,was, as usual, a huge success. Individuals and MDR yacht clubs went all out on decorating their vessels, whether large or small and including many … Continue reading

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