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Surfer Rodrigo “Giraffe” Pires sands a surfboard at AquaTech Glassing in Marina del Rey. More than 20,000 professional, amateur and custom boards have been created at AquaTech since Anderson Surfboards founder Scott Anderso...


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LA Junior Lifeguards Nathan Lopez and Cullen Morris catch up with friends while on break during the six-week LA Junior Guards water safety and lifesaving skills camp. The program is open to kids ages 9 to 17 and takes place&hel...


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Rotary Club of Playa Venice Sunrise past President Don Culton and wife Josephina share a moment during a ceremony installing new club leadership last Friday at the California Yacht Club in Marina del Rey. The club meets at 7:15...



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David Arnson, a founding member of the band Insect Surfers, organizes vinyl at Timewarp Records on Venice Boulevard in Mar Vista. The shop opened six weeks ago across the street from sister company Timewarp Music.…


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Makayla Davis, daughter of LAX Coastal Chamber of Commerce President Christina Davis, goes for a spin during last Thursday’s Chamberfest! mixer at the Playa Vista CentrePoint Club. The annual event included music and entertai...


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Los Angeles Fire Dept. apparatus operator Craig Yamashiro uses a drill to mix pancake batter as Capt. Dewayne Golden looks on during the annual Fire Station 63 Pancake Breakfast on May 31 in Venice. The Rotary Club of Playa Ven...



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Bikini category winners from Monday’s 2014 Muscle Beach International Classic, from left: Hope Bundrant (third place), Ashley McClure (winner) and Venice resident Terri McAdams (runner up). More than 225 competitors participa...


Photo by Edizen Stowell, venicepaparazzi.com After finishing last week’s Amgen Tour of California pro cycling race, Team Belkin returned to the company’s Playa Vista headquarters on Monday to speak to students from Di Vinci Charter Schools and help them build bicycles.

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Photo by Edizen Stowell | venicepaparazzi.com Erin Flynn, a server at Brick + Mortar in Santa Monica, pauses during a shift last week in front of the restaurant’s “Jay Adams – Dogtown” mural by Jonas Never…