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Pleasant Valley Lions Donate to Salvation Army’s Holiday Assistance Efforts

Pleasant Valley Lions Donate to Salvation Army’s Holiday Assistance Efforts

The Pleasant Valley Lions Club has donated $2,000 to support the Salvation Army’s efforts to feed families in need during the holiday season.  The contribution from the Lions will go toward the purchase of complete turkey dinners for low-income families.  Approximately 40 households will benefit from this donation. The Salvation Army Southern CA Division serves […]

40 Oxnard Residents Graduate from CERT Academy

40 Oxnard Residents Graduate from CERT Academy

OXNARD, Calif. – On Saturday, November 17th, forty local citizens participated in the emergency response to a magnitude 6.5 earthquake that struck Oxnard causing fires, gas leaks, and injured many victims trapped in damaged buildings. Even though this was only a drill it felt all too real to the members of Oxnard CERT Class 18-2. […]

Ventura Police Reminds Drivers & Passengers to Buckle Up

Ventura Police Reminds Drivers & Passengers to Buckle Up

This Thanksgiving, the Ventura Police Department is joining the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) to remind people how important it is to wear a seat belt, and the potentially deadly consequences of not buckling up. Thanksgiving is one of the busiest travel times of the year. According to AAA, 48.5 million people will hit […]

Gold Coast Transit District Offers Free Fares on Black Friday

Gold Coast Transit District Offers Free Fares on Black Friday

Oxnard, CA – Gold Coast Transit District (GCTD) will be offering free bus rides on all fixed routes on Friday, November 23 in support of local businesses and in appreciation of its customers.  This will be an opportunity for more people to accomplish their holiday shopping and avoid the hassle of parking and traffic. The Free […]

Thousand Oaks | County/City recovery partnership extends Local Assistance Center

Thousand Oaks | County/City recovery partnership extends Local Assistance Center

VENTURA, Calif. – The County of Ventura and the City of Thousand Oaks will extend operation of the Local Assistance Center at the Thousand Oaks Grant R. Brimhall Library through Sunday at 5 p.m. Located at 1401 E. Janss Road in Thousand Oaks, the center opened last Thursday and serves as a one-stop resource for […]

Economic Development Collaborative Opens Post-Fire Business Recovery Center to Serve LA and Ventura Counties

Economic Development Collaborative Opens Post-Fire Business Recovery Center to Serve LA and Ventura Counties

CAMARILLO, Calif. – The Economic Development Collaborative, as host of the Small Business Development Center (SBDC), has opened a Small Business Administration Business Recovery Center at its offices in Camarillo. The center will provide a wide range of free services, from specialized consulting to disaster loans, to businesses impacted by the region’s wildfires.  Located at 4001 […]

Casa Pacifica’s Fashion Show and Luncheon Raises Money For Borderline Shooting Victims

Casa Pacifica’s Fashion Show and Luncheon Raises Money For Borderline Shooting Victims

Westlake Village, CA – The Casa Pacifica Angels presented their 17th Annual Spotlight on Style fashion show and luncheon on Saturday, November 17th at the Four Seasons Hotel in Westlake Village. The runway fashion show produced by Carin Holmenas Productions featured collections from Robert Ellis. The long-historied event was hosted by Susan and Ken Bauer and emceed by […]

County to provide recovery information at community meeting for Bell Canyon residents affected by the Woolsey fire

County to provide recovery information at community meeting for Bell Canyon residents affected by the Woolsey fire

VENTURA, Calif – The County of Ventura will provide fire recovery information at a community meeting for Bell Canyon residents who have been affected by the recent fires. The meeting will take place:   Saturday, November 17, 1:00 p.m. Bell Canyon Community Center 30 Hackamore Lane, Bell Canyon Subject matter experts will provide important information […]

Update Regarding Thousand Oaks Assistance Center Hours of Operation for Victims of Borderline Shooting Tragedy and Their Loved Ones

Update Regarding Thousand Oaks Assistance Center Hours of Operation for Victims of Borderline Shooting Tragedy and Their Loved Ones

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that the Thousand Oaks Assistance Center, opened for victims of the Borderline shooting tragedy and their loved ones, will operate as planned through Friday, November 16, 2018.  However, after close of business on Friday at 7:00 p.m., services at this site will be limited. Starting […]

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley Extend Hours at Two Clubs to Accommodate School Closures

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley Extend Hours at Two Clubs to Accommodate School Closures

Agoura, CA – The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley have announced that they will be open for full-length days, from 7 am to 6:30 pm starting Wednesday, November 14 through Wednesday, November 21 at the Johnston Club in Thousand Oaks (at Colina Middle School) and the Morton Club in Newbury Park (at […]