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Swami Omkarananda in her Earth-friendly Marina del Rey garden

Urgent Gardening: A Citizen-Yogi’s Call to Action

Marina del Rey’s Swami Omkarananda takes on yoga bling, plastic bottles and the drought By Alexandra Babiarz In a society that emphasizes self-obsession and profit margins, an ancient Hindu practice has evolved into a big bus...


County plans for bigger — but fewer — boat slips

A $15-million renovation for the Burton Chace Park anchorage is tailored to meet changing demand, officials say By Gary Walker The boat docks at Burton Chace Park in Marina del Rey will be getting a $15-million facelift that in...


Mary Rose docks at Burton Chace Park on the way to San Diego Photo by Ted Soqui

Boater sets course to make a difference

Without sail or motor, Mary Rose is rowing the So Cal coast in support of endangered birds By Joe Piasecki An accountant whose exotic pets inspired her to help save endangered bird species has embarked on a remarkable journey t...



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Marina pioneer Bob Leslie, 1927 – 2014

Bob Leslie, a yacht broker who helped lay the foundation for present-day Marina del Rey as the original executive director and executive vice president of the Marina Lessees Assoc., has died. He was 86. Leslie, a leader of the ...


County officials are skeptical about copper pollution in Marina del Rey, Photo by Kate Doll

Battle brewing over harbor cleanup mandate

County antes up $4 million to do its own tests for copper pollution in Marina del Rey By Gary Walker Los Angeles County appears to be gearing up for a fight with the state over recent copper pollution remediation mandates…


Knabe kills plan to move boat launch

Relocation was key element of harbor renovation plan but unpopular with boaters By Gary Walker Who says participating in public meetings won’t make a difference? A month after more than 150 Marina del Rey residents and local ...



Oxford Basin facelift will go forward

Coastal Commission approves $11-million plan to refurbish key Marina del Rey flood control parcel for public recreation By Gary Walker An $11-million renovation plan for the Oxford Retention Basin in Marina del Rey cleared its ...


Sisters Cathy (left) and Destiney Rezaei relish their reality TV roles Photo courtesy of The People’s Couch

Sisters among the ‘People’

Marina del Rey’s Cathy and Destiney Rezaei, who work at Zanzibar, welcome America into their living rooms as stars of “The People’s Couch” By Shanee Edwards Last year Britain’s Channel 4 began airing “Gogglebox,” ...


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Capt. Reggie Gautt to transfer from Marina del Rey

After seven years at the Marina del Rey Sheriff’s Station, Capt. Reggie Gautt will be leaving on Sunday to take command of the Carson Sheriff’s Station. Capt. Joe Stephen, former head of the Lost Hills/Malibu Sheriff’s St...



Firefighters make a water drop on the brush fire that shut down the 90 Freeway on Saturday. Photo by Dennis Chapman

Brush fire shuts down the 90 near Mindanao Way

A brush fire shut down the Marina (90) Freeway between Mindanao Way and Culver Boulevard on Saturday afternoon, sending one man to the hospital and causing traffic backups in Marina del Rey. The blaze erupted at about 3:50 p.m....






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