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Ventura Police Chief Ken Corney Speaks Out On Homelessness, Vagrancy and Crime

Ventura Police Chief Ken Corney Speaks Out On Homelessness, Vagrancy and Crime

By Lori Denman-Underhill I am safe in Ventura. I feel an overwhelming sense of peace and safety for myself and my child, as we walk down the boardwalk by Surfer’s Point. As I hike by the riverbed, I enjoy the silence and feel unthreatened by violence and enjoy a view of nature. When I surf, […]

Reel Guppies fundraiser a success!

Reel Guppies fundraiser a success!

by Steven Gama On Friday, May 11, Reel Guppies had their annual fundraiser at the Eagles and raised over $2500! Kevin Brannon CEO of the non profit is celebrating over 1000 kids having participated in Reel Guppies outdoor activities. Raffling items was focused on fishing related items and the kids won big time; however, Marshall […]

The Future of Space Travel

The Future of Space Travel

It has been just short of 50 years since the first man on the moon in 1969 and since then it is safe to say we have come a long way in space travel.  With the space race to Mars in full steam ahead between the likes of NASA, Mars One and SpaceX, what can […]

Clemson Star Football Payer Postpones NFL | Now He’s A Substitute Teacher

Clemson Star Football Payer Postpones NFL | Now He’s A Substitute Teacher

By Mike Brest | Contributor Clemson Tigers defensive lineman Christian Wilkins, who chose not to enter the NFL Draft and instead to return to school for his senior year, started a new job to make some extra money — being a substitute teacher. Wilkins could have entered last month’s NFL Draft and many believed he may have been a first-round pick. […]

California’s Transportation Future, Part Two – The Hyperloop Option

California’s Transportation Future, Part Two – The Hyperloop Option

    by Edward Ring In July 2012, Elon Musk sat down for a “fireside chat” with Sara Lacy, founder of the PandoDaily website. In between discussions of Paypal, Tesla, and SpaceX, 43 minutes in, Musk unveiled his idea for the “Hyperloop,” a new transportation technology that “incorporates reduced-pressure tubes in which pressurized capsules ride on air bearings […]

NASA, Uber to Explore Safety, Efficiency of Future Urban Airspace

NASA, Uber to Explore Safety, Efficiency of Future Urban Airspace

NASA has signed a second space act agreement with Uber Technologies, Inc., to further explore concepts and technologies related to urban air mobility (UAM) to ensure a safe and efficient system for future air transportation in populated areas.   Under this agreement, Uber will share its plans for implementing an urban aviation rideshare network. NASA will use […]

Casa Pacifica Announces 5th Annual “Best in Fest” Brewery Competition Winner

Casa Pacifica Announces 5th Annual “Best in Fest” Brewery Competition Winner

Camarillo, CA – Sunday, April 29th at Bottle & Pint in The Annex at The Collection RiverPark, Casa Pacifica chose its 5th Annual “Best in Fest” brewery winner. This year, Topa Topa Brewing Co. took home the top prize with their Chief Peak IPA. Institution Ale’s Rx Pils and MadeWest’s Red Rye earned honorable mention. […]

“Celebration” Statue Given to the Children of Casa Pacifica

“Celebration” Statue Given to the Children of Casa Pacifica

Camarillo, CA – The Tesoro family continued their tradition of bringing beautiful art to the children of Casa Pacifica. Recently, they gifted the Camarillo campus with a bronze statue of a little girl named Celebration by the famed sculptor De L’Esprie. The statue joins another bronzed statue gifted by the Tesoro family in November 2002, Territorial Dispute, which features […]

Meet the 2018 Ventura County Teacher of the Year

Meet the 2018 Ventura County Teacher of the Year

The Ventura County Office of Education is pleased to announce that Kirsten Barajas of Juan Soria Elementary School in the Oxnard School District is the 2018 Ventura County Teacher of the Year. Barajas and her students found out about the honor today when her family, local dignitaries and members of the media made a surprise […]

Port Hueneme lost one of its wonderful citizens on Saturday

Port Hueneme lost one of its wonderful citizens on Saturday

Port Hueneme lost one of its wonderful citizens on Saturday after spending the last couple of years with her husband Larry restoring the Port Hueneme Historical Society Museum. She joins a unique list of Port Hueneme residents who over the years has given her time and energy to enhance the quality of life in “the […]