In moments of utter tragedy, wisdom and joy can emerge
Published 5/24/2013 at 5:00 p.m. 0 comments
There had been a devastating tornado in Oklahoma, and my thoughts turned to those I know who live there and serve churches there. This is how we live now. We are immediately connected to the latest tragedy.
Moorpark College grads urged to 'start something new'
Published 5/23/2013 at 11:31 p.m. 0 comments
Goodbyes and new beginnings were the themes at Moorpark College's 46th commencement exercises Thursday evening in the college quad.
Artistic Touch: Ojai artist taps her East Coast roots for latest exhibit
Published 5/23/2013 at 11:05 p.m. 0 comments
Bernadette DiPietro latest exhibit is a series of photos of clotheslines taken on cruises around the world.
Group to give ragtime concert in Thousand Oaks
Published 5/23/2013 at 11:02 p.m. 0 comments
The Sedalia Ragtime Orchestra will perform original arrangements more than a century old Friday at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts in Thousand Oaks.
Five graduate from Ventura County drug court program
Published 5/23/2013 at 10:58 p.m. 0 comments
One adult and four juveniles graduated Thursday from Ventura County drug courts.
Color kaleidescope: Camarillo students create chalk art
Published 5/23/2013 at 7:45 p.m. 0 comments
Armed with chalk and enthusiasm, more than 80 art students got creative in the quad area at Camarillo's Monte Vista Middle School, spending the better part of the school day drawing as part of the school's chalk art festival.
County food bank selected for national advertising campaign
Published 5/23/2013 at 7:36 p.m. 0 comments
Ventura County's FOOD Share will be featured in national advertisements designed to show the community of people who make possible the feeding of the hungry throughout the region.
Singer Lissie set for concert to raise money for Haiti orphanage
Updated 5/23/2013 at 7:32 p.m. 0 comments
Taking a break from her U.S. tour, Lissie — the stage name for Elisabeth Corrin Maurus — is swinging by her adopted hometown of Ojai to perform at the Libbey Bowl on Saturday for a concert benefiting Changing Tides Orphanage ...
LAPD officer's widow speaks at police memorial ceremony in Ventura
Published 5/23/2013 at 4:00 p.m. 3 comments
The annual Ventura County Peace Officers Memorial was held Thursday, drawing survivors of officers killed in the line of duty, friends and law enforcement personnel from across the state.
Oxnard junior high students get glimpse of variety of careers
Published 5/23/2013 at 12:23 p.m. 0 comments
More than two dozen professionals — from a helicopter mechanic to a financial planner to the mayor of Oxnard — shared information about their work to Oxnard students during a career fair at Blackstock Junior High School.
Transient pleads guilty to sending threatening email to CLU
Updated 5/23/2013 at 1:40 p.m. 4 comments
A transient has pleaded guilty to sending an email to California Lutheran University this month threatening a campus shooting.
Memorial Day events to be held around Ventura County
Published 5/24/2013 at 12:13 p.m. 0 comments
Memorial Day ceremonies will be held Monday throughout Ventura County.
Defense lawyer testifies he doubted Thousand Oaks doctor's explanations
Published 5/24/2013 at 4:04 p.m. 0 comments
The former lawyer for a Thousand Oaks physician convicted of sexually assaulting a patient testified Friday he doubted some of the doctor's accounts as they prepared for trial.
Perello, Olivares again raise most cash in Oxnard special election
Published 5/24/2013 at 1:38 p.m. 0 comments
Bert Perello and Jo Ann Olivares were the biggest earners in the race for Oxnard's open City Council seat, the latest campaign finance statements show. Voters will choose from 13 candidates on June 4.
Stepped-up DUI patrols planned this holiday weekend
Updated 5/23/2013 at 7:40 p.m. 3 comments
Motorists are being urged to not even think about getting behind the wheel this holiday weekend if they've had too much to drink.
Deal for Oxnard's recycled water moving forward, despite delay
Published 5/23/2013 at 5:38 p.m. 0 comments
The first batch of ag users wanting to hook up to Oxnard's recycled water plant are getting closer to regulatory approval of the deal, but expected approval at a meeting Wednesday was delayed.
Westlake Village fiscally sound, city manager says
Published 5/23/2013 at 3:53 p.m. 0 comments
Revenue continues to outpace expenses in Westlake Village, the City Council was told Wednesday night.
Ventura County plan picked for state health insurance exchange
Published 5/23/2013 at 2:34 p.m. 6 comments
Ventura County consumers looking to buy individual health insurance policies next year through California's new purchasing exchange will have four health plans to choose from.
Published 5/24/2013 at 5:00 p.m. 0 comments
Religion briefs for May 25
Memorial Day traffic starts early in Ventura County [VIDEO]
Published 5/24/2013 at 3:19 p.m. 0 comments
Memorial Day traffic has started early in Ventura County with slowdowns in Camarillo and Thousand Oaks.
Newbury Park financial planner pleads guilty to stealing from elderly client
Published 5/24/2013 at 2:07 p.m. 0 comments
A Newbury Park financial plannner pleaded guilty Friday to stealing from an elderly client.
Oxnard Airport company acquires new firefighting helicopter
Updated 5/24/2013 at 3:32 p.m. 0 comments
Aspen Helicopters, based at the Oxnard Airport, has acquired a new firefighting aircraft that will be used this fire season.
Ventura County beaches among cleanest in state
Published 5/24/2013 at 12:08 p.m. 0 comments
Ventura County's beaches are again among the cleanest in the state.
1 trapped after vehicle goes off roadway in Moorpark
Published 5/24/2013 at 10:36 a.m. 0 comments
One person is trapped after a vehicle went into a ditch in Moorpark this morning, officials said.
Power outage affects nearly 1,500 in Oxnard
Published 5/24/2013 at 12:19 a.m. 0 comments
Southern California Edison is reporting a power outage in Oxnard near the corner of Gonzales Road and North Rose Avenue affecting nearly 1,500 customers, the company said.
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