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Advisory | Beware – Credit Card Scam

Advisory | Beware – Credit Card Scam

By Tom Dunn – Publisher Port Hueneme News About six months ago I got an American Express card through the Navy Fed Credit Union. This weekend I got a letter from the American Express Club saying there was a problem with my card and I could not use it and please go to a website listed […]

County endorses Startups | Ventura County

County endorses Startups | Ventura County

VENTURA, Calif. – At the request of the County Executive Office, the Board of Supervisors approved a one-time contribution of $5,000 at their February 26 meeting to the Camarillo Chamber of Commerce to support Startups Ventura County 2019. “The County of Ventura is committed to supporting economic vitality here,” said Mike Powers, County Executive Officer. […]

Spotlight on Business | Winning the Game of Games — Zander’s Game House in Camarillo

Spotlight on Business | Winning the Game of Games — Zander’s Game House in Camarillo

    By Raven West After spending more than 25 years as the Corporate Operations Trainer with Pleasant Holidays in Westlake Village, Jeanne Sikoff, owner of Zander’s Game House on Ventura Boulevard. in Old Town Camarillo, founded she needed more in her life than just driving to work, working, then driving home. “I grew up in […]

Dick’s Sporting Goods Going After Guns Again

Dick’s Sporting Goods Going After Guns Again

Scott Morefield | Reporter   Dick’s Sporting Goods announced its decision Tuesday to stop selling guns at 125 of its over 700 stores. The retail outlet, which tested the idea of removing guns entirely from its stock in 10 of its stores in 2018, will expand that concept and use the space in those stores […]

Ojai | Shangri La Care Cooperative Named Small Business of the Year

Ojai | Shangri La Care Cooperative Named Small Business of the Year

One of the early medical marijuana businesses in Ojai, California, Shangri La Care Cooperative was named Small Business of the Year by the Ojai Valley Chamber of Commerce at its gala awards ceremony last Thursday, February 28. Along with the award was a proclamation from the Ventura County Board of Supervisors, signed by Steve Bennett […]

National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) | Spring Membership Drive

National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) | Spring Membership Drive

Ventura County, CA ­— The time is now to join the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO). During March and April, NAWBO Ventura County (NAWBO VC) is hosting a Spring Membership Drive that offers bonuses for joining its membership of 40+ Ventura County women business owners and entrepreneurs. Join NAWBO VC between March 1st […]

GO-Biz Hosting Webinars for Businesses Interested in Applying for at Least $74 Million in Tax Credits

GO-Biz Hosting Webinars for Businesses Interested in Applying for at Least $74 Million in Tax Credits

The next California Competes Tax Credit (CCTC) application period starts Monday, March 4, 2019, with at least $74 million in available tax credits.  Businesses interested in applying can register to view a live webinar explaining the application process.    The deadline to submit applications is Monday, March 25, 2019, at 11:59 p.m. (Pacific Time) and […]

NAWBO Workshop | Who are your trusted advisors?

NAWBO Workshop | Who are your trusted advisors?

Join the National Association of Women Business Owners, Ventura County (NAWBO VC) on Tuesday, March 12th at the Wedgewood Banquet Center, 901 Sterling Hills Drive, Camarillo from 5:30pm to 8:00pm for an important presentation from valued member panelists who will be providing business owners with wise and cutting-edge advice on finances, insurance, and a range […]

Port Hueneme | March Conversation with Police Chief Andrew Salinas & Business Advocate

Port Hueneme | March Conversation with Police Chief Andrew Salinas & Business Advocate

 Tom Dunn is a Port Hueneme resident who is publisher of Port Hueneme News, a digital newspaper (facebook @huenemenews)  and host of  “Hello Port Hueneme” a video interview show about people, places and things in Port Hueneme. Tom Figg  is the owner of the Urban Planning Firm – Thomas E. Figg Consulting Services & City Council Member City of Port Hueneme Elected November […]

Businesses Invited to Free Tri-County Defense Supply Chain and Business Resource Fair

Businesses Invited to Free Tri-County Defense Supply Chain and Business Resource Fair

San Luis Obispo, Calif. – Businesses can meet resource partners and learn strategies to become more competitive in cybersecurity-related opportunities at the free Tri-County Defense Supply Chain and Business Resource Fair, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., April 26, at the California Cybersecurity Institute (CCI) at Camp San Luis Obispo, 10 Sonoma Ave, San Luis Obispo. All businesses interested or already participating in […]