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Advisory SCAM ALERT – Scammers Use Text Messaging to Perpetrate Fraud

Advisory SCAM ALERT – Scammers Use Text Messaging to Perpetrate Fraud

Recently, several residents in Ventura County received a text message from phone number (805) 766-4085. The text message displays a partial credit card number and instructs the receiver of the message to contact the phone number. This text message is being used to perpetrate fraud.  These scammers are moving beyond your email and targeting your […]

Thouand Oaks High Shredding Funraiser

Thouand Oaks High Shredding Funraiser

TOHS PTSA is holding a Document Shredding Fundraiser on Saturday, November 4, from 8:00-11:00 a.m., at TOHS 2323 N. Moorpark Road.    The cost is $10 per file box or its equivalent. Unwanted documents will be shredded before your very eyes by Assurance Document Shredding, a locally owned, licensed and bonded document shredding company. There is a 10 box maximum to help keep the line […]

Prescription Drug Drop-Off Event | Simi Valley

Prescription Drug Drop-Off Event | Simi Valley

The Simi Valley Police Department, in partnership with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), is announcing a Prescription Drug Drop-Off event. This one-day event is designed to encourage and educate the public on how to properly dispose of expired or unused prescription drugs and medications from their homes. The Prescription Drug Drop-Off event will occur Saturday, […]

Ferguson Case Orr Paterson Attorney to Receive Ventura County Bar Association’s Public Service Award 

Ferguson Case Orr Paterson Attorney to Receive Ventura County Bar Association’s Public Service Award 

Ferguson Case Orr Paterson LLP (FCOP) attorney Joseph L. Strohman, Jr. has been named by the Ventura County Bar Association (VCBA) as this year’s recipient of the Ben E. Nordman Public Service Award. The honor is in recognition of Strohman’s 30-plus years’ commitment of public service to the community. Strohman has also served as past president of the VCBA and a past multi-term member of its board of directors and on the Board of Trustees of Ventura County Legal Aid, Inc.   The Ventura County Bar […]

President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for California

President Donald J. Trump Approves Major Disaster Declaration for California

WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available to the state of California to supplement state, tribal, and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by wildfires from October 8, 2017 and continuing.  Federal funding is available to state and eligible local governments and certain […]

Ventura County D.A. Continues to Provide Support for Victims of the Las Vegas Route 91 Harvest Festival Concert Shooting

Ventura County D.A. Continues to Provide Support for Victims of the Las Vegas Route 91 Harvest Festival Concert Shooting

In the wake of the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that victim advocates from the Ventura County District Attorney’s Office are assisting the Nevada Attorney General’s office in coordinating a response to the more than 22,000 victims of this tragedy.  Ventura County families, including victims from Camarillo, […]

FEMA Fire Management Assistance Granted For Three California Wildfires

FEMA Fire Management Assistance Granted For Three California Wildfires

OAKLAND, Calif. — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to assist the State of California to combat the Canyon 2, Partick, and Sulphur fires burning in five California counties. On October 9, 2017, the State of California submitted several requests for Fire Management […]

A just end to property rights battle in Palo Alto

A just end to property rights battle in Palo Alto

By Larry G. Salzman, Senior Attorney . PLF dismissed its appeal of a case involving the Jisser family, owners of a small mobile home park in Palo Alto, Calif., who were being forced to pay millions of dollars by the city as a condition of getting a permit to close their mobilehome park business. Tim and Eva […]

Moorpark, Oxnard and Ventura Colleges host Cash for College financial aid workshops for students and parents, Oct. 14

Moorpark, Oxnard and Ventura Colleges host Cash for College financial aid workshops for students and parents, Oct. 14

The Financial Aid Offices at Moorpark, Oxnard and Ventura Colleges will each host workshops to help students and parents complete the 2018/2019 FAFSA and the California Dream Act applications.  Workshops will be held simultaneously on each prospective college campus Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, 9am to 2pm.  Moorpark College (7075 Campus Road, Moorpark, CA); Oxnard College […]

Thousand Oaks Start Smart Program

Thousand Oaks Start Smart Program

The Thousand Oaks Police Department will be hosting a program to educate newly licensed and future licensed drivers on October 23rd at the Thousand Oaks Police Station Community Room. The “Start Smart” Driving Program is a cooperative effort between the California Highway Patrol, Thousand Oaks Police Department, teenage drivers, and their parents. Nationwide, 43 percent […]