Category Archives: Gardening in the Silver Stand

Highlights of the regular SSMHOA Board Meeting, October 20, 2014

    Several residents attended the meeting to express their concerns about the City of Los Angeles’ proposal to install the Venice Dual Force auxiliary sewer line on Via Marina. In addition to many other issues, the  route will impact the … Continue reading

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What Silver Strand, MDR residents need to know about new DWP water conservation regulations

     California is suffering one of the worst droughts on record for the state. It is drastically impacting agriculture, a major player in California’s economy in terms of our own food sources and exports, from north to south. Wells, … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Small Garden on the Silver Strand, July 2014

   John Conner’s beautiful garden, in front of his home on the Silver Strand next to the Ballona Lagoon path, is always a joy to behold and a tribute to what can be achieved in a small space. My favorites … Continue reading

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Free Trees to be given away at the Venice Farmer’s Market, Friday April 18, 2014, 7:30- 11am

Venice Neighborhood Council Press Release Venice Neighborhood Council Invites Million Trees Los Angeles to The Venice Farmers’ Market For Earth Day For Release: IMMEDIATE Contact: environment@venicenc.org Venice, CA, April 17, 2014 — Free of charge, and taking place this Friday, … Continue reading

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Gardening in Small Spaces in the Silver Strand, MDR

      As we all know, our personal gardening efforts in the Silver Strand are limited to the patios in front of our houses and the front gardens on Roma Court. We would like to publish photos and ideas from neighbors … Continue reading

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An Early Summer Walk on the Ballona Lagoon in the Silver Strand, Marina del Rey, CA

One of the great pleasures of our neighborhood is taking a leisurely stroll along the path next to the Ballona Lagoon. Every season, month and day offers variations of shore birds, resident and migratory, flowers, native and non-native, and the … Continue reading

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2012 Venice Garden Tour, Saturday, May 5

The Venice Home and Garden Tour is a popular annual event that all Los Angeles gardeners look forward to and attracts hundreds of visitors each year. This year the tour, the 19th in the series, features gardens east of Lincoln … Continue reading

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