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Third Body Discovered in Southern California’s Woolsey Fire Zone

Third Body Discovered in Southern California’s Woolsey Fire Zone

By Jonathan Lloyd The death toll in California’s devastating November wildfires continued to grow with the discovery of a body in a burned house in Southern California’s Woolsey Fire zone. Law enforcement officers found the body Tuesday in a house in the 32000 block of Lobo Canyon Road in Agoura Hills, according to the county coroner’s […]

Oxnard Approves Harbor Water Problem Testing/Analysis & Planning; Finalizes New Controversial Committee System

Oxnard Approves Harbor Water Problem Testing/Analysis & Planning;  Finalizes New Controversial Committee System

By George Miller Agenda items  J-2&3- The Council finalized, but not without major public dissent, via the consent agenda, the “Sunshine ordinance” for added transparency and the new committee meeting approach approved with contention at the last meeting on October 23 (ref .10-23 meeting report below): Oxnard Rams Through New Committee Management System & 100% […]

Eyewitness Report | Latest from the San Diego/Tijuana border

Eyewitness Report | Latest from the San Diego/Tijuana border

By Jeff Schwilk  Thousands of illegal alien Hondurans, including violent criminals, started to arrive and the local residents are livid about it.  They are ready to take matters into their own hands (see Facebook group below). CBP (U.S. Customs and Border Protection) closed three lanes at the San Ysirdro border and one lane at Otay Mesa […]

The latest on the Channel Islands Harbor vote – TOMORROW 11/13!

The latest on the Channel Islands Harbor vote – TOMORROW 11/13!

PLEASE READ: The latest on the Channel Islands Harbor vote – TOMORROW 11/13 at City Council Meeting!   Greetings from the Channel Islands Neighborhood Council (C.I.N.C.), If you live on the harbor in the communities of Mandalay Bay, Harbour Island, Seabridge or Westport (Channel Islands Neighborhood Council) you are about to be taxed for the […]

Fires Continue to Threaten Ventura County

Fires Continue to Threaten Ventura County

Homes have been lost on Erbes Road in Thousand Oaks.  The Woolsey Fire has jumped the 101 Freeway promoting additional closures from Liberty Canyon to Lewis Road.  The 118/L.A. Ave. has been heavily impacted.  Malibu and Lake Sherwood are under evacuation orders. Several local shelters are at capacity. For a map of the evacuations and […]

Thousand Oaks | 13 People Reported Dead After Shooting in California

Thousand Oaks | 13 People Reported Dead After Shooting in California

Emma Colton Senior Editor Editor’s Note, Police Officer He was Ron Helus, 29-years of service with the Ventura County Sherrif’s department, died at Los Robles Hospital from his wounds . From the Daily Mail: . “Ian Long, 29, opened fire at Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, Southern California, at 11.20pm  He was dressed in […]

Embattled Attorney General Jeff Sessions resigns under pressure from Trump

Embattled Attorney General Jeff Sessions resigns under pressure from Trump

By Jacob Pramuk | Dan Mangan Attorney General Jeff Sessions is leaving the Trump administration after more than a year of public criticism from his boss, President Donald Trump. Trump has repeatedly hammered Sessions for his decision last year to recuse himself from the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and whether the Trump campaign […]

De la Pena, Engler & Jones Elected to Thousand Oaks City Council

De la Pena, Engler & Jones Elected to Thousand Oaks City Council

By George Miller In a field of 11 candidates, incumbent Claudia Bill de la Pena (19%), Bob Engler (18.78%) and Ed Jones (16.6%) were elected to the Thousand Oaks City Council. Jones is currently City Parks Director and previously held office decades ago.l Losing out were newcomer Kevin McNamee (11.85%), incumbent Joel Price (11.23%) and Tom […]

Oxnard Mayor Flynn, Mayor Pro-Tem Ramirez Steamroll Opponents + Other Council Races

Oxnard Mayor Flynn, Mayor Pro-Tem Ramirez Steamroll Opponents + Other Council Races

By George Miller Mayor: Incumbent Tim Flynn (51.97%) once again crushed all opponents, including three time Council candidate and thorn in his side Aaron Starr (29.67%) and Mario Quintana. He has had to work overtime at it, as the Mayor only has a two-year term and he had the additional challenge of fending off a […]

Ventura County and Nearby Areas Congress/Assembly Race Status

Ventura County and Nearby Areas Congress/Assembly Race Status

By George Miller CD 26 third term incumbent, former State Senator and teacher Julia Brownley is handily defeating (59.5%- 40.5%) opponent actor/model Antonio Sabato Jr. so far. Sabato barely edged out Republican opponent, disabled war vet, USAF Major, war college professor and retired CPA Jeff Burum in the primary, although supported by key party elite, […]