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Court Appointed Special Advocates (“CASA”) For Foster Children- Are You Ready To Stand Up For A Child Who Needs You?

Court Appointed Special Advocates (“CASA”) For Foster Children-  Are You Ready To Stand Up For A Child Who Needs You?

Find out how at our next Informational Session: Thursday, October 18, 2018, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Simi Valley Today, there are nearly 1,000 children in the Ventura County Dependency Court System who are victims of abuse and neglect. With a string of people, often including their own parents, in and out of their lives, […]

Give from the Heart – Blood Drive, October 11th

Give from the Heart – Blood Drive, October 11th

Blood drive at Ventura County Fire Department – Schedule an appointment for Thursday, October 11, 2018 The public is invited to join the Ventura County Fire Department (VCFD) and United Blood Services (UBS) for a blood drive on Thursday, October 11, 2018, hosted from 8 a.m. to noon in Camarillo. The Bloodmobile will be located […]

Public Notice | California Coastal Commission – Ventura County Temporary Rental Unit Ordinance

Public Notice | California Coastal Commission – Ventura County Temporary Rental Unit Ordinance

The California Coastal Commission will consider certifying Ventura County Local Coastal Program Amendment No. LCP-4-VNT-18-0058-1 (Temporary Rental Unit) for Public Hearing and Commission Action at the Wednesday, October 10, 2018  Commission Meeting at the Wyndham Hotel San Diego Bayside.  Public Hearing Date and Location | Wednesday, October 10, 2018 Wyndham Hotel San Diego Bayside 1355 North […]

Southeast Ventura County YMCA Raises Over $465,000; Honors John and Karen Bradley at 2nd Annual Reach For the Stars Gala

Southeast Ventura County YMCA Raises Over $465,000; Honors John and Karen Bradley at 2nd Annual Reach For the Stars Gala

Thousand Oaks, Calif.–The Southeast Ventura County YMCA’s 2nd Annual “Reach For The Stars” Gala raised $465,780 to support YMCA programs while honoring John and Karen Bradley as the 2018 Joel and Frances McCrea Award recipients. The event, held September 22 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Westlake Village, welcomed nearly 500 guests. “John and Karen […]

Driver’s License – DUI Checkpoint Planned | Thousand Oaks

Driver’s License – DUI Checkpoint Planned | Thousand Oaks

Thousand Oaks, CA – The Thousand Oaks Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a Driver’s License/DUI Checkpoint on September 29, 2018 at an undisclosed location(s) within the city limits. The deterrent effect of High Visibility Enforcement using both DUI checkpoints and DUI Saturation Patrols has proven to lower the number of persons killed and […]

Oxnard/Port Hueneme Boys & Girls Club Honored as STEM Champion

Oxnard/Port Hueneme Boys & Girls Club Honored as STEM Champion

OXNARD, Calif.—Celebrating science, technology, engineering and math, the Ventura County STEM Network recently presented the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Oxnard and Port Hueneme with this year’s STEM Champion Award for its ongoing work and commitment to teaching science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) in Ventura County at the 2018 STEMtastic Celebration Awards Ceremony.  […]

School Bus Safety | Thousand Oaks Police Department

School Bus Safety | Thousand Oaks Police Department

The Thousand Oaks Police Department strives to promote traffic safety within the community. In an effort to recognize certain hazards while driving, the Traffic Bureau is continuing a monthly traffic awareness reminder program, addressing a traffic topic each month. While we focus on a specific topic each month, it’s always imperative to constantly strive to […]

Join The City’s Office Of Emergency Services As They Mark The Commencement Of The 60TH CERT Academy In Simi Valley!

Join The City’s Office Of Emergency Services As They Mark The Commencement Of The 60TH CERT Academy In Simi Valley!

Over 60 people have already enrolled in this very popular and important training course! Don’t miss out! Don’t be the only one in your neighborhood who’s not prepared when the next earthquake, brush fire, flood or other major emergency happens in Simi Valley. Enroll online today! (www.simivalley.org/CERT) In the CERT Academy, you’ll learn; basic response […]

Day and Evening Closures on State Route 126 in Santa Paula, Fillmore and Piru

Day and Evening Closures on State Route 126 in Santa Paula, Fillmore and Piru

Santa Paula, Fillmore, Piru – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) announced plans to close a lane and ramps in both directions of State Route 126 (Santa Paula Freeway) next week. From Monday, September 24 to Friday, September 28, the following closures will be in place in the cities of Santa Paula, Fillmore and unincorporated […]

September 23-29 is Child Passenger Safety Week

September 23-29 is Child Passenger Safety Week

Children are our future, and Oxnard Police Department is supporting efforts by the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to help parents and caregivers make sure their children ride as safely as possible every time they get in the car. Child Passenger Safety week is from September […]