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America’s Cup Tour replica yacht hosts visitors in Channel Islands Harbor

America’s Cup Tour replica yacht hosts visitors in Channel Islands Harbor

By George Miller Visitors were all over the replica yacht America, built in 1995, on Wednesday morning and afternoon at the tony Pacific Corinthian Yacht Club. This stop in Channel Islands Harbor is only one the America’s Cup Tour, undertaken to build enthusiasm and support for the America’s Cup campaign and 2017 competition in Bermuda. America […]

Oxnard Public Affairs Officer Named Employee of the Quarter

Oxnard Public Affairs Officer Named Employee of the Quarter

By Dan Pinedo July 14, 2015 Oxnard Police Department’s Community Affairs Officer Miguel Lopez was selected as employee of the second quarter and recognize at the Oxnard City Council meeting of July 7, 2015 in the presence of his family and community members who loudly applauded and cheered. In recognition for his work, Mayor Tim […]

Kids’ Summer Reading Campaign in Oxnard

Kids’ Summer Reading Campaign in Oxnard

By Dan and Barbara Pinedo July 12, 2015 Outside of the Oxnard Heritage Cultural Center at 141 West 5th street in Oxnard was filled with children and their parents. They participated in a Summer Reading Campaign sponsored by Family’s First, a nonprofit organization that provides parenting, marriage, and relationship resources that help people love their family […]

First America’s Cup winning boat replica awaits your visit Wednesday

First America’s Cup winning boat replica awaits your visit Wednesday

By George Miller The  America, a beautiful replica of the boat that gave The America’s Cup its name, is at the visitor’s dock at Pacific Corinthian Yacht Club as this is being written.  She will be available for your inspection on Wednesday, July 15.  There will be tours, a ride aboard and a dinner event (see […]

Iran nuclear agreement ‘reached’ – diplomats in Vienna

Iran nuclear agreement ‘reached’ – diplomats in Vienna

Citizens Journal staff compilation of 3rd party news reports   According to BBC and other news organizations tonight, an Iran nuclear agreement was ‘reached’ – per unnamed diplomats in Vienna. Reputedly, inspectors could challenge Iran sites, but they do no have to be allowed access to inspect them. We have not seen a formal announcement from […]

Aaron Starr presented 2 initiatives at Oxnard City Council meeting, on business taxes and streets

Aaron Starr presented 2 initiatives at Oxnard City Council meeting, on business taxes and streets

By George Miller (Update 10:30 p.m.- these were presented tonight)…Two ballot measures/initiatives will be presented tonight by Aaron Starr of Moving Oxnard Forward, including: – Attracting Businesses and Jobs to Oxnard Act. This would greatly reduce the burden of business taxes and encourage more businesses to relocate here and existing ones to stay and/or expand. (needs 1500 […]

Another Oxnard water main break

Another Oxnard water main break

By Dan Pinedo Just weeks ago, a large water main broke near 101, cutting off  Oxnard’s outside water supply.  Now, a smaller, 60+ year old water main has broken on Edison and Dewayne, near the Ormond Beach Power plant. Crews were hard at work on repairs when we came by today. Play video clip: Water Pipe Break at […]

Oxnard Councilman Perello interviewed after electrifying policy initiative

Oxnard Councilman Perello interviewed after electrifying policy initiative

By George Miller Longtime civic activist Bert Perello’s recently proposed budget oversight plan (see video at 3:38:50) caused quite a bit of a stir. This was not only for its content, which his peers seemed to be in accord with, but in the way it was delivered, last minute, without notice, without consultation, right before […]

Serious Greek financial crisis- banks to close

Serious Greek financial crisis- banks to close

It appears that the Greek financial crisis has ratcheted up further. EU is unwilling to bail them out on Greece’s terms. A bank run, has prompted a closure of banks and stock exchanges for 6 days. How does this effect you?  A continuing chain reaction throughout Europe could impact the U.S. economy, too. So, far, […]

Gay marriage legalized nationwide in 5-4 Supreme Court vote, Scalia seethes

Gay marriage legalized nationwide in 5-4 Supreme Court vote, Scalia seethes