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Disasters Happen | “Prepare Now, Learn How” is the theme of 2018 National Preparedness Month

Disasters Happen | “Prepare Now, Learn How” is the theme of 2018 National Preparedness Month

Saturday September 1st, marked the beginning of National Preparedness Month this year.  In addition to the overarching theme for the month, each week has a theme highlighting different preparedness actions. The City of Simi Valley’s Office of Emergency Services (OES) will share the weekly theme along with tips related to the theme, through social media […]

Moorpark PD’s Deputy Dave Rodriguez Honored at Dodger Game for His Military Service

Moorpark PD’s Deputy Dave Rodriguez Honored at Dodger Game for His Military Service

On Thursday, August 30, Moorpark PD’s Deputy Dave Rodriguez was honored at the Dodger Game for his exemplary military service. He was personally greeted by 3rd Baseman Justin Turner, who gave him an autographed ball. Several members of the Sheriff’s Office were in attendance to honor and support Dave. Dave was a First Sergeant in […]

Volunteer Opportunities Available at the Museum of Ventura County

Volunteer Opportunities Available at the Museum of Ventura County

Ventura, Calif.– The Museum of Ventura County is seeking volunteers to assist with tours, events, and programs, which cover the diverse culture, art, history and interests of Ventura County.  The Museum has openings at both the Ventura and Santa Paula (Agriculture Museum) locations for volunteers to participate in educational programs, events and visitor services. Training […]

Medical costs for Veronica & Roxi | Rummage Sale to help Family involved in 118/Balcom Canyon Accident

Medical costs for Veronica & Roxi | Rummage Sale to help Family involved in 118/Balcom Canyon Accident

There will be a rummage sale on Saturday September 8th from 10am-2pm at the Boys and Girls Club on 1500 Temple Ave in Camarillo. Please stop by if you can or donate any items for the sale. Thank you to the Brownie Troops of Ventura county for doing this. Details in this link:  https://www.facebook.com/events/239806860057673/?ti=icl Related article: http://citizensjournal.us/serious-accident-closes-los-angeles-ave-118-closes-highway-from-somis-to-moorpark/ […]

Ventura County Animal Services | Newcastle Disease (in chicken and poultry)

Ventura County Animal Services | Newcastle Disease (in chicken and poultry)

VENTURA COUNTY, Calif.: The California Department of Food and Agriculture https://www.cdfa.ca.gov (CDFA) and the United States Department of Agriculture https://www.usda.gov (USDA) have identified a case of Virulent Newcastle Disease (VND) in a flock of backyard chickens in VENTURA COUNTY. The case was reported when a private bird owner suspected a sick bird on his property. […]

Simi YMCA and Adventist Health Simi Valley Begin Free Diabetes Prevention Program

Simi YMCA and Adventist Health Simi Valley Begin Free Diabetes Prevention Program

Simi Valley, Calif.—Simi Valley Family YMCA and Adventist Health Simi Valley are launching a free yearlong diabetes prevention program. Sign-ups are underway. The program kicks off September 26. Only 15 people will be accepted into the program. The program is for adults 18 years or older, who have a body mass index (BMI) of over […]

New Building to be Named in Honor of Special Education Champion Mary Samples

New Building to be Named in Honor of  Special Education Champion Mary Samples

A new building in Camarillo that will house educational programs for Ventura County students with special needs now has a name. The Ventura County Board of Education last night voted to name the building the Mary E. Samples Education Services Center. Samples will soon be retiring as the leader of the Ventura County SELPA (Special […]

Simi Valley | Police Officers are Equipped with Naloxone

Simi Valley | Police Officers are Equipped with Naloxone

Simi Valley Police Officers have been authorized to administer Naloxone in emergency situations. Naloxone is a medication that reverses the effects of opioid overdose. Naloxone is an opioid antagonist that binds to opioid receptors and can reverse and block the effects of other opioids. The medication is administered through the nasal passages and is similar […]

Assisted Suicide to Get Even Worse in the Golden State

Assisted Suicide to Get Even Worse in the Golden State

On Governors Desk: AB 282 protects from prosecution those who encourage, cajole and promote suicide to those with an illness. This includes heirs, and third-party individuals with their own motives, nursing home employees, etc. This goes BEYOND the Assisted Suicide ACT. As written, may allow for mass marketing of assisted suicide via radio and TV. […]

Thomas Adams For Thousand Oaks City Council

  My name is Thomas Adams and I want to represent you on our City Council. My wife and I have lived in Thousand Oaks for 20 years as a father, grandfather, business entrepreneur and life-long Christian. As a Constitutionalist, I believe government begins at the local level and will dedicate our campaign to promoting […]