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Oxnard power plant operator tells its side of the story on proposed plant

Oxnard power plant operator tells its side of the story on proposed plant

By George Miller NRG Corp. is the operator of the power generation plants in Oxnard, totaling over 2000 MW (Megawatts) capacity and the only generation plants in Ventura County.  Today, they stated their case to build a much smaller, new technology and “greener” (EPA-compliant gas-fired, air-cooled)  replacement unit at the Mandalay site. Tony Cordero, Public […]

Firefighters knock down blaze at home in Ventura

Firefighters knock down blaze at home in Ventura

Power lines and water hydrant hit in traffic collision

Power lines and water hydrant hit in traffic collision

New Good Morning Oxnard show on KADY TV

New Good Morning Oxnard show on KADY TV

By George Miller CEO Bob Allen of KADY TV, Oxnard, CA rolled out his new weekly morning show, to be recorded at various Oxnard restaurants. It addresses people and  items of interest to the community and will have predominantly local people on it. The first program featured host Peter Godinez and: Segment Starting Point Bob […]

Oxnard: status quo budget approved 4-3; residents discuss power plant proposal

Oxnard: status quo budget approved 4-3; residents discuss power plant proposal

  By George Miller After months of debate and criticism, the Oxnard City Council on Tuesday approved a budget very similar to last year’s. The vote was 4-3. with Council members Perello, Padilla and Housing Commissioner Vega dissenting.  Even some voting for it conceded its shortcomings, but were worried about the public and bond raters’ […]

Oxnard officially approves $6.7MM settlement to Limon family for death of their son

Oxnard officially approves $6.7MM settlement to Limon family for death of their son

By George Miller On Oct. 13, 2012 Alfonso Limón, Jr. was walking home from Pacifica High School with his brother and accidentally ended up in the middle of a confrontation between Oxnard police and some bad guys. His brother managed to get out of the way. It has been claimed that Alfonso assumed  a submissive […]

Camarillo City Council approves pay raises–puts hold on e-cigarette businesses

Camarillo City Council approves pay raises–puts hold on e-cigarette businesses

The proposed compensation for City Council Members was a 5% increase for calendar years 2015 and 2016.  Councilmember Jan McDonald commented that city employees had performed their duties well for the past three years in spite of limited salary increases and, viagra 40mg in some cases no increase due to budget constraints. The proposed 5% […]

Santa Paula: Reward offered for information in tagging of historic Fig Tree

Santa Paula: Reward offered for information in tagging of historic Fig Tree

From Chief of Police McLean: The City of Santa Paula is offering a $500.00 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons involved with the tagging of the historic fig tree located on the corner of Santa Barbara St. and 10th St. The historic Morton Bay Fig Tree is […]

Camarillo declares stage 2 water conservation alert

Camarillo declares stage 2 water conservation alert

by Logan McFadden The Camarillo City Counsel declared a Stage 2 water Conservation Alert at its regular semi-monthly meeting on June 25, ampoule 2014.  Based upon current and historical usage, search the city projects a shortfall in groundwater supply due to Governor Brown’s call for 20% reduction in water usage.  The city can meet the […]

Oxnard: Debates coastal power plant proposal

Oxnard:  Debates coastal power plant proposal

By George Miller NRG, the largest independent electric power generation company in the nation and owner/operator of the Mandalay and Ormond Beach power plants, wants to build another one, on the existing Mandalay site and eventually tear down the existing ones. At this point, the city and operator both agree that the old plants are […]