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Ventura Firefighters battle blaze in duplex

Ventura Firefighters battle blaze in duplex

Ventura City Council Delays Consideration of Single-Use Carryout Bag Ordinance

Ventura City Council Delays Consideration of Single-Use Carryout Bag Ordinance

Anthony van Leeuwen Last December, the Ventura City Council voted 6 to 1 to go ahead and prepare a Single-Use Carryout Bag Ordinance and an addendum to the Environmental Impact Report (EIR) developed by the Beach Erosion Authority for Clean Oceans and Nourishment (BEACON) EIR for consideration by the City Council in six months.  On […]

Redballs Rock & Roll Pizza gets an airing at the Moorpark City Council

Redballs Rock & Roll Pizza gets an airing at the Moorpark City Council

By Debra Tash The Moorpark City Council nixed the golf tax after a review of the Moorpark Country Club’s financial statements.  The tax would give the already struggling golf course’s competitors even more of an edge. The hottest topic at the meeting, however, wasn’t even on the agenda.  And it wasn’t anything the Council could […]

We Will Never Forget–Mobile Vietnam Veterans Memorial and Related Events in Simi Valley May 22-27

We Will Never Forget–Mobile Vietnam Veterans Memorial and Related Events in Simi Valley May 22-27

  The AV Wall will be escorted by the Patriot Riders, Rolling Thunder and Blue Riders starting at 8:00 am at the Grand Vista Hotel, 999 Enchanted Way, Simi Valley, then to Simi Town Center Way left on Erringer to Alamo St, right to the Rancho Tapo Community Park & Veterans Plaza, 3700 Avenida Simi, […]

Adapting to the drought- Landscaping

Adapting to the drought- Landscaping

By George Miller Southern California’s natural water supply is not adequate to support the many millions of people who live here, even in the best of times. So water is imported- from up north- Sacramento Delta, East from the Colorado River and other places- for Oxnard, 40% of consumption is now imported. During the current […]

Oxnard: More water crisis response

Oxnard: More water crisis response

By George Miller Name Date Agenda Video City Council Meeting 5/13/14 View Agenda View Event At the May 13, 2014 Oxnard City Council meeting, further action on the water/drought crisis was discussed, with a preliminary assessment and course of action recommended. Daniel Rydberg, who is running the water Dept since Mr. Emmert left, cited major […]

Santa Paula: With two engines down for repairs Fire Department Borrows one from neighboring Fillmore

Santa Paula: With two engines down for repairs Fire Department Borrows one from neighboring Fillmore

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Port of Hueneme, Ventura and Channel Islands Harbors to get maintenance funds returned by Feds

Port of Hueneme, Ventura and Channel Islands Harbors to get maintenance funds returned by Feds

Ensuring adequate dredging and maintenance of our ports and harbors is a critical component of our regional economic success and prospects for job creation,” Congresswoman Brownley said about the Water Resources Reform and Development Act conference agreement (WRRDA, H.R. 3080) just passed in the House. “There are real and specific benefits to Ventura County in […]

Tax hike measure moves closer to the November ballot for Santa Paula

Tax hike measure moves closer to the November ballot for Santa Paula

By Debra Tash It was a packed room tonight at the May 19th Santa Paula city council meeting.  The main issue under discussion was a 1% sales tax proposal to fund more law enforcement.  Earlier in the day a fight broke out in front of the Bank of America.  Someone was stabbed and the assailant […]

Don’t miss the California Jazz and Wine Fest–Sunday, May 18th in Thousand Oaks

Don’t miss the California Jazz and Wine Fest–Sunday, May 18th in Thousand Oaks

SUNDAY May 18, cost 2014 1 – 4 PM Conejo Creek Park North 1379 East Janss Road Thousand Oaks CA  91360 California Jazz and Wine Fest (CJWF) is a showcase of premier California jazz, pills wine and culinary professionals. Now in its 3rd year, cialis the festival will feature exhibitors including local area premier wineries, […]