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Ojai | Red Cross to Open Nordoff High School for Evacuees

Ojai | Red Cross to Open Nordoff High School for Evacuees

Please be advised teams of Red Cross volunteers will be opening a shelter at Nordhoff High School in Ojai at 8 p.m. in response to the evacuation orders issued by Ventura County. Additional volunteers are on standby should any shelters need to be opened in other areas. It is important that if residents are evacuated […]

Ventura PD | Mental Health Technician Joins Patrol Task Force

Ventura PD | Mental Health Technician Joins Patrol Task Force

The Ventura Police Department now has a full-time mental health technician embedded within the Ventura Police Patrol Task Force. The technician will be responsible for case management and outreach for the homeless population suffering from mental health issues. The effort is a partnership with Ventura County Behavioral Health and is funded through a Triage Grant. […]

Ventura PD Arrest Car Theft Suspect

Ventura PD Arrest Car Theft Suspect

Ventura Police Department – Incident Press Release On January 31st at 10:18 AM officers responded to a call or service of a stolen vehicle.  The investigation led to the parking lot of Community Park, 901 S. Kimball Road where officers located the vehicle. After conducting a high risk stop, three occupants were initially detained.  At the […]

Ventura Music Festival Anounces Silver Anniversary Lineup

Ventura Music Festival Anounces Silver Anniversary Lineup

  25TH Annual Festival to Feature World-Class Artists, including The Summit: Manhattan Transfer meets Take 6, Ranky Tanky, Calidore String Quartet and more this summer (Ventura, CA) – Each year, the Ventura Music Festival fills venues across the city with top-tier music for two weekends of multi-genre music, dance performances and world-class culture.  This summer, the festival is […]

Ventura Chevron Station Robbed

Ventura Chevron Station Robbed

Ventura Police Department – Incident Press Release On January 30 at 12:30 AM,  the Ventura Police Department Command Center received a 911 call of an armed robbery at Chevron at 3477 Telegraph Rd.. Upon the officer’s arrival, it was determined that a man entered the store, brandished a handgun at the clerk, and demanded the money […]

Universalist Unitarian Church of Santa Paula – Concert

Universalist Unitarian Church of Santa Paula – Concert

The Santa Paula Concert Series will present classical pianist Robyn Carmichael on Saturday, February 9th at 7:00 PM at the historic Universalist Unitarian Church, a Ventura Historical County landmark, located at 740 East Main Street, Santa Paula. It is handicapped accessible through the side gate. Robyn Carmichael will be performing a romantic concert for Valentine’s […]

Dee Dowell Memorial Scholarship Award

Dee Dowell Memorial Scholarship Award

The Ventura Police Officers’ Association (VPOA) is accepting applications for the 16th annual Dee Dowell Memorial Scholarship. The scholarships will be presented in May 2019 to honor Sergeant Darlon “Dee” Dowell, who was shot and killed on August 7, 1978. Sergeant Dowell is the only officer in Ventura’s history to die in the line of […]

What Does This Sound Like … Listen Carefully …  Do you hear ENRON???

What Does This Sound Like … Listen Carefully …  Do you hear ENRON???

  By Keith Moore   …….Check your Mail….. Did you receive a notice from CPA – The Clean Power Alliance???   Read the very fine print…….On May, 2019, unless you formally  object…… your electricity supplier will automatically switch to CPA from Southern California Edison …….   You must call 888-585-3788, or go to www.cleanpoweralliance.org to remain with Edison (cost 50 cents!) Check out your […]

Ventura | Personnel rescue 3 people from capsized boat

Ventura | Personnel rescue 3 people from capsized boat

Ventura City Fire personnel and units responded to a report of a disabled vessel taking on water and nearing the rocks near the harbor entrance. First arriving units located a capsized rigid hull inflatable, with 2 adult males and 1 juvenile male clinging to its sides, being impacted by medium to heavy surf and nearing […]

VVCB Honored with Gold Adrian Award for Travel Marketing Excellence

VVCB Honored with Gold Adrian Award for Travel Marketing Excellence

  Ventura, Calif. — Maintaining an ongoing streak, Ventura Visitors & Convention Bureau (VVCB) was recently honored with two prestigious gold awards from Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) at the 62nd annual Adrian Awards, the world’s largest global travel marketing competition.  At the awards gala, held in New York City on January 22, the […]