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KidSTREAM Awarded Grant to Create Vision Room for Emerging Children’s Museum

KidSTREAM Awarded Grant to Create Vision Room for Emerging Children’s Museum

CAMARILLO, Calif. —KidSTREAM, an emerging children’s museum, has been awarded a grant from the Ventura County Community Foundation in the amount of $30,000 to renovate the community room at the former Camarillo library site, transforming it into an interactive exhibit space where children and families can participate in hands-on exploration and activities to develop their […]

District Attorney Reminds About Price Gouging

District Attorney Reminds About Price Gouging

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that the prohibition against price gouging stemming from the Thomas Fire is still in effect and was extended to December 2018. Price gouging is a misdemeanor punishable by up to one year in jail and a fine of up to $10,000. Violators may also be […]

California | NRA and CRPA Attorneys to Host Webinar on Recently Adopted Regulations for Home-Built Firearms

California | NRA and CRPA Attorneys to Host Webinar on Recently Adopted Regulations for Home-Built Firearms

On Thursday, June 28, NRA and CRPA attorneys will be hosting a free webinar regarding Assembly Bill 857 (2016) and DOJ’s recently adopted regulations. Signed into law in 2016 as part of the “Gunmageddon” package of bills, AB 857 will drastically change the way in which law-abiding individuals can make home-built firearms by first requiring […]

Pleasant Valley Lions Club Donate $15,000 to the St. John’s Healthcare Foundation

Pleasant Valley Lions Club Donate $15,000 to the St. John’s Healthcare Foundation

At their meeting on June 12, the Pleasant Valley Lions Club presented a check for $15,000 to the St. John’s Healthcare Foundation.  The donation will provide important new medical equipment in conjunction with the renovations underway at St. John’s Pleasant Valley Hospital in Camarillo. The St. John’s Foundation works to raise money for needed medical […]

Registration is Now Underway for Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley 2018 Sports Camp

Registration is Now Underway for Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley 2018 Sports Camp

Agoura Hills, CA – Registration is now underway for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley’s Sports Camp. The Boys & Girls Clubs offer a choice of three camps.  Street Hockey takes place from June 25-29 at the Anderson Club located at 1980 E. Avenida De Las Flores and from July 30 through […]

Habitat for Humanity of Ventura County announces appointment of new CEO

Habitat for Humanity of Ventura County announces appointment of new CEO

(Oxnard, June 20, 2018) – After a thorough and extensive search process, the Board of Directors at Habitat for Humanity of Ventura County (HFHVC) has named Darcy Taylor as its new Chief Executive Officer. Darcy will be taking over from Steve Dwyer, who has led as the Executive Director of HFHVC for over 5 years. […]

How to Claim a Refund of Erroneously Charged $75 Recording Taxes

How to Claim a Refund of Erroneously Charged $75 Recording Taxes

On March 13, 2018, the Legislature and the Governor amended the new law that imposed a $75 recording tax (Senate Bill 2). You may have paid this $75 (or multiple $75 charges) to clear your credit because a lien release would not have been recorded without it. You should not have had to pay these […]

Simi Valley Police to Participate in Special Olympics “Tip-A-Cop” at California Pizza Kitchen

Simi Valley Police to Participate in Special Olympics “Tip-A-Cop” at California Pizza Kitchen

On Thursday, June 21, 2018, the Simi Valley Police Department and the Special Olympics of Ventura County will host the annual Tip-A-Cop fundraiser at California Pizza Kitchen, 1555 Simi Town Center Way, Simi Valley.  Simi Valley Police personnel will serve as waiters from 5 to 9 p.m. with all tips donated to support the Special […]

Advisory | Overnight Ramp Closures on State Route 126 for Curb Ramp Work

Advisory | Overnight Ramp Closures on State Route 126 for Curb Ramp Work

VENTURA, SANTA PAULA – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announced plans to close several on and off-ramps in both directions of State Route 126 (Santa Paula Freeway) this week as contractors begin to work on ADA curb ramps. The closures are along an approximately 12-mile stretch of SR-126, between the cities of Ventura and […]

35th Anniversary National Night Out – Simi Valley | Your Kind of Gathering Place

35th Anniversary National Night Out – Simi Valley | Your Kind of Gathering Place

The Simi Valley Police Department invites residents throughout Simi Valley to unite on Saturday, July 28, 2018, to celebrate the 35th Anniversary of the National Night Out Program. National Night Out is a nationwide yearly event bringing citizens and law enforcement members together building strong relationships that help us keep our community safe through healthy collaboration […]