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In Case You Just Tuned In–Update on co-ed student bathrooms

In Case You Just Tuned In–Update on co-ed student bathrooms

In August of 2013, the Governor signed into law AB 1266.  This bill repeated some existing legal language and then it added a shocking section that allowed K-12 public school students to choose the bathroom, locker room and shower facilities consistent with the student’s gender identity.  Gender identity has nothing to do with your biological […]

Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Workshop

Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Workshop

Rx Drug Abuse Prevention Workshop Prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) drug abuse is a rising threat to seniors and also a great danger to the youth of Ventura County. Within the county, 20% of students in the 11th grade have used prescription pain medications to “get high,” according to the California Healthy Kids Survey. It is […]

Applications Being Accepted for CA Competes Tax Credits

Applications Being Accepted for CA Competes Tax Credits

VETS honored at Open House and Celebration of National Vietnam Veterans Day at the Simi Valley Town Center

VETS honored at Open House and Celebration of National Vietnam Veterans Day at the Simi Valley Town Center

Ventura County District Attorney Visits Capitol to Seek Legislative Support for At-Risk Youth Early Education, Juvenile Justice Programs Cited as Top Priority

Ventura County District Attorney Visits Capitol to Seek Legislative Support for At-Risk Youth Early Education, Juvenile Justice Programs Cited as Top Priority

SACRAMENTO – Members of Fight Crime: Invest in Kids, national anti-crime organization of police chiefs, sheriffs, district attorneys and victim advocates with 400 members in California and close to 5,000 members nationwide, visited the Capitol today to urge legislators and administration officials to support evidence-based programs proven to keep children in school and away from […]

After Prom Party for TO High: Las Vegas-Style, Variety Show with Magician Tony Clark

After Prom Party for TO High: Las Vegas-Style, Variety Show with Magician Tony Clark

Adults, when was the last time you attended a live, Las Vegas-Style, Variety Show right here in TO? The TOHS PTSA After Prom Party–Adult Night Out! This comedy, magic and hypnotism variety show puts the “fun” in fundraising for the TOHS After Prom Party featuring hypnotist Marc Bachrach. Marc and his audience create a “cruelty-free” show that […]

Toastmasters – Saturday March 29th – Come hear the best speakers at local Tall Tales and International (inspirational) Contest

Toastmasters – Saturday March 29th – Come hear the best speakers at local Tall Tales and International (inspirational) Contest

Toastmasters will be holding its bi-annual contest this Saturday in Thousands Oaks.  Twice a year Toastmasters, treat the premier public speaking/confidence building program, erectile hold contests to challenge its members and find the best of the best.  Come see the top speakers in our area perform in the Tall Tales (telling a whooper of a […]

Hollywood Comics come to Thousand Oaks–April 5th

Hollywood Comics come to Thousand Oaks–April 5th

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – Some of Hollywood’s funniest headlining comics will be presenting an evening of entertainment on Saturday, April 5 at 8:00 pm at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts, located at 403 W. Hillcrest Dr. in Thousand Oaks.  The evening features seven comedians in an hour and a half show offered in an intimate […]

Kayak adventure program set to return to Ventura–Learn to kayak on a fun, family-friendly excursion in the beautiful Ventura Harbor

Kayak adventure program set to return to Ventura–Learn to kayak on a fun, family-friendly excursion in the beautiful Ventura Harbor

Friends of Channel Coast State Parks, the nonprofit cooperating association that serves the Channel Coast district of the California State Parks, will be starting its kayak program up again on Sunday, April 13. The kayak lessons will be offered monthly at the Ventura Harbor, launching from Harbor Cove. Each month, people of all ages will […]

County of Ventura drafting amendments for further land use regulation

County of Ventura drafting amendments for further land use regulation

The County of Ventura is currently drafting amendments to the Local Coastal Program, which includes the Coastal Area Plan and Coastal Zoning Ordinance. Proposed changes will include updated regulations to conform to current County and Coastal Commission standards and state and federal laws.   We invite you to join County staff and learn about the […]