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Public Television Voice of Southern California Val Zavala Retiring After 30 Years at the Mic

Public Television Voice of Southern California Val Zavala Retiring After 30 Years at the Mic

Burbank, Calif. – Jan. 17, 2018 – Independent public television station KCET announced today that multi-Emmy award-winning journalist Val Zavala, whose presence has been an integral part of the Southern California media landscape for three decades, is retiring at the end of the month.  Her legacy as a news anchor/producer, Latina role model, and an […]

Oxnard Considering Joining LA County’s new Clean-Energy Provider

Oxnard Considering Joining LA County’s new Clean-Energy Provider

Oxnard, California – Oxnard residents and local business owners are encouraged to attend a public forum to learn more about a new Los Angeles County program, known as the Los Angeles Community Choice Energy (LACCE) program, that promises cleaner and potentially less expensive electricity. When: Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018 | Time: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. […]

Official Poster Contest Entry Deadline Fast Approaching! | 35th Annual California Strawberry Festival

Official Poster Contest Entry Deadline Fast Approaching! | 35th Annual California Strawberry Festival

Oxnard, Calif.—February 1 is the deadline to enter and submit artwork for the 35th Annual California Strawberry Festival Official Poster Contest. The artist with the winning design will receive $2,000 and four VIP tickets to the festival, which takes place May 19 and 20 (Strawberry Meadows of College Park, 3250 South Rose Avenue, Oxnard). The design will be incorporated into many […]

Music of the Night at the Civic Arts Plaza

Music of the Night at the Civic Arts Plaza

  “Music of the Night” Historic Fundraising Concert Scheduled for the Three Resident Companies of the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza on Saturday, February 10, 2018   In celebration of Valentine’s weekend, the three resident companies of the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 5-Star Theatricals, the New West Symphony and the Pacific Festival Ballet – […]

St. John’s Regional Medical Center kicks off New Year with free healthy cooking classes

St. John’s Regional Medical Center kicks off New Year with free healthy cooking classes

OXNARD, CA – (January 16, 2018) – St. John’s Regional Medical Center (SJRMC), a Dignity Health hospital, invites community members to get a healthy start this New Year by attending our upcoming healthy cooking classes. Attendees will learn how to prepare delicious meals that promote heart health and diabetes health. These classes are free and […]

Ashley Golden Appointed Interim Oxnard Assistant City Manager

Ashley Golden Appointed Interim Oxnard Assistant City Manager

Oxnard, California – Interim City Manager Scott Whitney has appointed Ashley Golden, director of Oxnard’s Development Services, as Interim Assistant City Manager for the City of Oxnard, effective Jan. 20, 2018. As Interim Assistant City Manager, Golden will continue to serve in her role as director of Development Services. Golden has more than 14 years […]

Island Packers Shuttle Service Continues Daily from Ventura and Santa Barbara Harbors

Island Packers Shuttle Service Continues Daily from Ventura and Santa Barbara Harbors

Contact:  Island Packers – 805-642-1393 or book online special trips www.islandpackers.com. Advance reservations recommended What: Boat transportation aboard high-speed 64’catamarans between Ventura Harbor and Santa Barbara Harbor continues to be available. When: Effective Monday, January 15, 2018 Island Packers boat transportation departs from Ventura at 7:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. and departs from Santa Barbara 10:00 […]

Women’s March Marchers Can Take Metrolink to LA Venue | Extra Trains Have Been Added for Saturday

Women’s March Marchers Can Take Metrolink to LA Venue | Extra Trains Have Been Added for Saturday

LOS ANGELES – In an effort to reduce roadway congestion resulting from heavier than normal traffic to downtown Los Angeles on Saturday, Metrolink will increase service by adding 12 additional trains throughout Southern California. Funding for the increased service is being provided by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro). The march is expected to outnumber last […]

Oxnard Police K9 Suddenly Passes Away

Oxnard Police K9 Suddenly Passes Away

It is with great sadness that the Oxnard Police Department announces the sudden passing of one of its police service dogs, K9 Jax. On Wednesday, January 17, 2018, Jax began showing symptoms of an illness during regularly scheduled training.  Jax was taken to a local veterinary hospital, and following a series of procedures, it was […]

Fillmore Public Safety Academy

Fillmore Public Safety Academy

Beginning Wednesday, February 21st, 2018, the Fillmore Police Department and Ventura County Sheriff’s Office will be holding a 12-week Public Safety Academy for the community. The academy is designed to provide community members with an inside look at law enforcement, first responders, the criminal justice system, and other public safety agencies. The program will allow […]