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Santa Paula Fire Dept. puts new recruits through rigorous training

Santa Paula Fire Dept. puts new recruits through rigorous training

Good Morning Oxnard TV show- 8/6/14

Good Morning Oxnard TV show- 8/6/14

By George Miller This week’ guests: Kristen Decas, CEO & Port Director, Port of Hueneme/Oxnard Harbor District; George Miller, Publisher, Citizensjournal.us; Bill Hicks, Director, Casitas Municipal Water District; Ana Del Rio-Barba, Oxnard School Board The Good Morning Oxnard show is every Wednesday at 0900 (also usually available as video on demand on kadytv.net within a […]

Homeless Vets will get additional help with housing in Ventura

Homeless Vets will get additional help with housing in Ventura

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has awarded additional housing vouchers to the City of San Buenaventura to help homeless veterans transition into safe and affordable housing. The City of San Buenaventura received a $36,203 award, which will support 10 new HUD-VASH vouchers. “We are […]

Convicted child molester gets 55 years to life

Convicted child molester gets 55 years to life

California -District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Superior Court Judge Ryan Wright sentenced 40 year old Andre Sanchez, a resident of Port Hueneme, to a term of 55 years to life in prison for molesting three children.  Sanchez received the maximum sentence possible under the law. On July 2, 2014, a jury convicted […]

Judge rules against Ventura County pension reform ballot initiative

Judge rules against Ventura County pension reform ballot initiative

By George Miller The latest: Superior Court of CA Ventura County Judge Kent M. Kellegrew ruled against putting the planned pension reform initiative, which would have phased out defined benefit pensions in favor of 401K style plans, on the November county election ballot. The initiative was designed to end the current taxpayer-funded, virtually unlimited liability […]

Land Rover Jaguar of Ventura Donates $12,000 to Help Purchase Ventura Police Department’s Newest K9 – “Rover”

Land Rover Jaguar of Ventura Donates $12,000 to Help Purchase Ventura Police Department’s Newest K9 – “Rover”

Recently, on July 19, 2014, the Ventura Police Department (VPD) held its 3rd Annual Bark Out Loud Comedy Night benefiting the VPD’s K9 Unit.  The event raised over $45,000, which included a generous donation of $12,000 from Land Rover Jaguar Ventura to help purchase VPD’s newest K9, aptly named “Rover”.  Tomorrow, Tuesday, August 5, 2014, […]

Ventura Firefighters rescue victims after car crashes into electrical pole

Ventura Firefighters rescue victims after car crashes into electrical pole

New to Ventura County–Hobby Lobby opens in Oxnard

New to Ventura County–Hobby Lobby opens in Oxnard

Hobby Lobby will have their official grand opening Monday August 4th.  But they hung out the OPEN sign on Friday August 1st.  It will be their first store in Ventura County.  With crafts and seasonal items they offer reduced prices and good service. The company hired 65 people to set up the new store and […]

Oxnard Councilman Perello makes serious allegations re: Public Works, stresses whistleblower protection

Oxnard Councilman Perello makes serious allegations re: Public Works, stresses whistleblower protection

By George Miller Councilman Perello was full of surprises at the Council meeting on Tuesday. Earlier, he had alluded to  announcements to be made during another agenda item later in the evening. That Agenda item turned out to be the update on the Water Supply Outlook Report,  which focused on mandatory conservation measures (see report: […]

Good Morning Oxnard Show- News segment- 7-30-14

Good Morning Oxnard Show- News segment- 7-30-14

By George Miller The Good Morning Oxnard show is every Wednesday at 0900 (also usually available as video on demand on kadytv.net within a couple of days), offering local personalities, issues and events- Hyper-local news, in the KADY TV tradition!  Other segments to follow. Past shows archived on the web site or via Citizensjournal.us. http://kadytv.net […]