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Pro Choice vs Life in Ventura County

Pro Choice vs Life in Ventura County

By George Miller and Deborah Baber Savalla This article contains both news and opinions   For years, we have seen or heard of protests of Planned Parenthood and abortion, usually held near the Ventura County Government Center and down nearby Ralston Street outside the Planned Parenthood office. There are sometimes just a few people. Occasionally […]

City of Ventura: Employee and Supervisor of the Year announced

City of Ventura: Employee and Supervisor of the Year announced

On February 15 the City of Ventura held an awards ceremony and recognized nineteen employees nominated for 2016 Employee or Supervisor of the Year. These awards acknowledge city employees who are role models for public service and exemplify the city’s commitment to excellence. The thirteen nominees for Employee of the Year were: Ashley Bautista – […]

Ventura Fire knock down fire in Single family home

Ventura Fire knock down fire in Single family home

On February 13th at 10:38 PM, Ventura City Fire units responded to a reported structure fire in the bedroom of a residence in the 600 block of Cachuma Ave, Ventura, with occupants possibly still inside. The first arriving unit reported heavy black smoke coming from multiple openings of a single-story single-family residential structure, occupants out […]

QOL Ventura protests crime, water & homelessness problems to City Council

QOL Ventura protests crime, water & homelessness problems to City Council

We received this video clip of several QOL (Quality Of Life) Ventura members, Matt Decker, Daniel Ohlinger, Valerie White and Paul White, speaking at the 2-6-17 Ventura City Council meeting on serious crime, water and homelessness problems and what they say is the Council’s culpability in not acceptably dealing with these. Get Citizensjournal.us Headlines free […]

Advisory: Ventura — Construction scheduled to begin on the Loma Vista Area sewer line replacement project; motorists are advised of temporary lane closures during the six-month work period

Advisory: Ventura — Construction scheduled to begin on the Loma Vista Area sewer line replacement project; motorists are advised of temporary lane closures during the six-month work period

Beginning the week of February 13, the City of Ventura and Ventura Water will be replacing the aging, deteriorating sewer line along Thompson Blvd., to Katherine Drive and on Loma Vista Road.  The City’s contractor, Toro Enterprises, Inc. will begin the project with digging work at the intersection of Thompson Blvd. and Seaward Avenue.  Construction […]

Protest Planned Parenthood February 11, 2017!

Protest Planned Parenthood February 11, 2017!

#ProtestPP The time has come to defund America’s abortion giant! Planned Parenthood is the nation’s largest abortion chain, killing over 300,000 babies each year, and nearly half of their billion dollar budget comes from our tax dollars.   But now the new 115th Congress is moving to strip Planned Parenthood of that money! On February […]

Santa Paula Council: Food Vendors, Roundabouts, Wastewater, General Plan, Water-Sewer Rates

Santa Paula Council: Food Vendors, Roundabouts, Wastewater, General Plan, Water-Sewer Rates

By Sheryl Hamlin Five items were discussed during the Order of Business on February 6, 2017 which had come to council previously. Food Vendors SR 126 “Safety Enhancement Project” Operations and Maintenance Agreement with American Water for the Wastewater Plant General Plan Update Standing Committee on Water and Sewer Rates State Route (SR) 126 Safety […]

Santa Paula Council: Three Hours, No Financials

Santa Paula Council: Three Hours, No Financials

By Sheryl Hamlin City Council Flying Blind fly blind: Feel one’s way, proceed by guesswork, as in “There are no directions for assembling this furniture, so I’m flying blind.” This hyperbolic expression dates from World War II, when it was used by pilots who could not see the horizon and therefore had to rely on […]

Ojai Community Bank’s Parent Company OCB Bancorp Finishes a Strong 4th Quarter

Ojai Community Bank’s Parent Company OCB Bancorp Finishes a Strong 4th Quarter

  OCB Bancorp, parent company of Ojai Community Bank, and divisions — Santa Barbara Community Bank, Ventura Community Bank and Santa Paula Community Bank, reports strong performance for the fourth quarter ending December 31, 2016. OCB Bancorp net income was $1.282 million in 2016, an increase of $361,000 or 39% over 2015 results. Return on […]

Santa Paula General Plan Update Important News

Santa Paula General Plan Update Important News

By Sheryl Hamlin Notice of Preparation Announced (NOP) According to an announcement cited below from the Planning Department, the NOP is available now: The City has embarked upon a General Plan Update, with a progress report to be presented at the February 6th City Council meeting. One of the requirements is to conduct an environmental […]

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