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Ventura “feels the Bern”- “A future to believe in “

Ventura “feels the Bern”- “A future to believe in “

By George Miller Bernie Sanders spoke at Ventura College this week. He conveyed pretty much the same message as usual, with some new variants about Hillary refusing to debate him, Trump briefly entertainied that notion also, to which Sanders replied: “Game on” He said that a President Trump would be a disaster for the country, […]

Former Senator Strickland’s CA Trump Super PAC off to a fast start

Former Senator Strickland’s CA Trump Super PAC off to a fast start

By George Miller A new California Trump-leaning Super PAC The Committee for American Sovereignty, is off to a good start, with nearly $2 million reportedly pledged in the first four days. We are told that it might raise $20 million. The well-known and well-connected former State Senator Tony Strickland, of Moorpark, is the Chair. He knows many […]

VC 3rd District supervisor candidate forum- 5-12-16

VC 3rd District supervisor candidate forum- 5-12-16

By George Miller All seven candidates for Ventura County’s third District Supervisor office faced off on May 12, 2016, at Fillmore City Hall, under the sponsorship of the League of Women Voters. David Maron moderated the event. Incumbent Kathy Long will be retiring. District 3 encompasses the areas of: Camarillo, Port Hueneme, Southeast Oxnard, East Oxnard Plain, […]

California RNC convention delegates announced

California RNC convention delegates announced

By George Miller Via the California Secretary of State’s office, a list of Republican delegates to the Republican National Committee Convention was released this week. It actually is two lists: one for Ted Cruz delegates and one for Donald Trump’s. The list: June 7, 2016, Presidential Primary Election Republican Delegate List We are also providing an […]

SEEAG: Opening Eyes to Agriculture

SEEAG: Opening Eyes to Agriculture

By Sheryl Hamlin How does one see agriculture? Do you see agriculture when you taste Chef Oreste de Gregorio’s sautéed collard greens or when you smell Gill’s onions heavy in the air or when you watch Driscoll’s master berry pickers carefully stack rows of ripened strawberries into clamshells? Do you see agriculture when you plan […]

U.S. Customs, Coast Guard, testing & training in county

U.S. Customs, Coast Guard, testing & training in county

By George Miller Today we saw US Customs and Coast Guard testing and training activities offshore near Channel Islands Harbor, Oxnard. The U.S. Customs and Border protection was testing a chase boat which crew members confirmed is intended to be used for drug interdiction. They said it was brought here from Florida for testing in West […]

LA Rams training moving to Cal Lutheran

LA Rams training moving to Cal Lutheran

Oxnard Police Chief Jeri Williams honored as Woman of the Year

Oxnard Police Chief Jeri Williams honored as Woman of the Year

By George Miller Oxnard Police Chief Jeri Williams was honored as CA Assembly District 44’s Woman of the Year. The district spans most of Ventura County and includes about 600,000 people. The invitation-only reception and ceremony took place Friday evening at at the open air lawn and patio area in beautiful Heritage Square, in Oxnard.   Assemblywoman Jacqui Irwin’s […]

Ventura County Receives $250,000 Grant for Groundwater Sustainability

Ventura County Receives $250,000 Grant for Groundwater Sustainability

By Sheryl Hamlin Development of Groundwater Sustainability Plans for Two County of Ventura Critically Overdrafted Basis The Department of Water Resources (DWR) has announced it is awarding 21 counties a total of $6.7 million in grants to help with sustainable groundwater planning. The Proposition 1 Sustainable Groundwater Planning Grant Program provides funding for county projects that will develop groundwater plans consistent with the […]

VC to consider hotel height, rooms, at Casa Sirena, Lobster Trap sites in Channel Islands Harbor

VC to consider hotel height, rooms, at Casa Sirena, Lobster Trap sites in Channel Islands Harbor

Editor’s note: We received this tidbit- a copy of an article on the Harbor Dept. website from the Channel Islands Community Association. Meeting agenda now published. Item #38 will be discussed at 11 Am Tuesday, March 22  at VC Government Center …. Thank you for your interest in the replacement hotel project in Channel Islands Harbor.  All questions […]