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Pearl Harbor Day Facts 2017

Pearl Harbor Day Facts 2017

Thursday marks the 76th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor by the Imperial Japanese Navy on the morning of Dec. 7, 1941. The attack in Hawaii claimed more than 2,400 American lives and brought the United States into World War II.

Honored in Simi Valley: Vet who witnessed history turns 100 years old

Honored in Simi Valley: Vet who witnessed history turns 100 years old

By Debra Tash Yesterday marked the 100th year for Ford Worthington Rice.  Relatives from across the world came to Simi Valley to celebrate this milestone, the farthest hailing all the way from New Zealand. A private celebration on Rice’s actual birthday, August 21st, was held at the home of his daughter, Cindy Rice.  She lured […]

December 7, 1941–Pearl Harbor Attacked! Santa Paula Remembers

December 7, 1941–Pearl Harbor Attacked!  Santa Paula Remembers

By Sheryl Hamlin December 8, 1941. FDR gives historic speech before congress and declares “… a day which will live in infamy…”. Despite the chaos of December 7, 1941, some US airplanes managed to take flight and pursue Japanese fighters. The plane most commonly used to train the American pilots was the North American designed […]