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Golfing for the dogs – 11th Annual K9 Golf Tournament – a success!

Golfing for the dogs – 11th Annual K9 Golf Tournament – a success!

This year’s K9 Golf Tournament was held at the Moorpark Country Club on August 31st.  From all accounts it was a great success.  The event raises money for the Ventura County Sheriff K9 Unit which is solely funded through activities like the Tournament and private donations.  These funds go to purchasing the K9’s, training them […]

Trailers at Ventura County Garden Club?

Trailers at Ventura County Garden Club?

By Sheryl Hamlin The “back to school” program featured two speakers, both passionate about their respective forms of cultivation. First, Mary Maranville of SEEAG.org, an organization dedicated to agriculture and eco-education, brought maps showing farms participating in the 2015 Ventura County Farm Day on Saturday, September 26, 2015, when dozens of farms across Ventura County […]

Bella Donna tears up Hueneme Festival

Bella Donna tears up Hueneme Festival

By RE Adams So it was about 5 maybe 6 years ago, my wife and I decided to spend the afternoon at the beach, something we do often throughout the year, especially when the weather is beautiful.  We found ourselves in Port Hueneme and stumbled upon the Port Hueneme Beach Festival… so what the heck. […]

Cocktails in Havana 2015: Raising funds for Habitat for Humanity–What a Night!

Cocktails in Havana 2015: Raising funds for Habitat for Humanity–What a Night!

Last Friday the Ventura County chapter of Habitat for Humanity held one of its largest fundraising events thus far.  Peter Kalaydjian has hosted the event for four years in his home in the Santa Rosa Valley.  It has since outgrown the space and moved to a nearby venue this time around.   With music from […]

‘The Left Never Gives Up’ Mark Levin at the Reagan Library

‘The Left Never Gives Up’ Mark Levin at the Reagan Library

By Debra Tash The tickets to Mark Levin’s August 16th, lecture and dinner sold out in 11 minutes. The syndicated talk show host spoke to a packed house that was all his last night.  Levin isn’t a formal speaker.  The evening started out with a short interview. Levin’s latest book, Plunder and Deceit  debuted as […]

Undercover Reunion Book Signing – Better Response than Movie

Undercover Reunion Book Signing – Better Response than Movie

By Raven West To celebrate the premier of the movie “The Man From U.N.C.L.E.” Panaro Brothers presented OPEN CHANEL D – A BOOK SIGNING EVENT with Author Raven West signing her newly released novel Undercover Reunion. David Panaro poured a taste of his Napoleon Solo (Doucette), Illya Kuryakin (Moscato) and the Alexander Waverly (dry Riesling […]

2015 annual Ventura County Farm Day featured over 20 farms: Saturday, September 26!

2015 annual Ventura County Farm Day featured over 20 farms: Saturday, September 26!

VENTURA COUNTY FARM DAY TO FEATURE BBQ, FREE TOURS, ACTIVITIES, DEMOS & MORE Discover California agriculture first hand and learn about fun farm-specific facts and specialties at SEEAG’s third annual Ventura County Farm Day on Saturday, September 26, 2015. This free event welcomes visitors to enjoy both guided and self-guided tours, hands-on activities and educational […]

ChowderFest 2015 – A Treasure in the Harbor!

ChowderFest 2015 – A Treasure in the Harbor!

By Raven West Pirate Captain Arata, First Mate Wolfe and Pirate “Darcy Blows” greeted an enthusiastic crowd of more than 700 who attended the 1st Annual ChowderFest 2015 to benefit the Channel Islands Maritime Museum in Oxnard.   Maritime Museum director Julia Chambers and members of the Blue Gavel (an association of former yacht club […]

It’s off to the Fair – The Ventura County Fair on August 5th to August 16th!

It’s off to the Fair – The Ventura County Fair on August 5th to August 16th!

Santa Paula Airport (KSZP) – 85 Years of Flight

Santa Paula Airport (KSZP) – 85 Years of Flight

By Sheryl Hamlin As reported earlier, the August 2 First Sunday at the Santa Paula Airport was a celebration of the airport’s 85th anniversary. Founded in 1930 after the Stock Market Crash, all nineteen of the original investors were farmers. In honor of this important anniversary, Janice Dickenson, grand-daughter-in-law of one the founders, Ralph Dickenson, […]