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Aaron Starr initiates recall of 4 Oxnard Council members

Aaron Starr initiates recall of 4 Oxnard Council members

By George Miller Aaron Starr of activist group Moving Oxnard Forward vowed to start a recall process of any Oxnard City Council member who voted for the proposed wastewater rate increase of 5.25% per year for 5 years, in addition to the 35% increase already levied and upheld by a stay on the Measure M […]

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE — The Grudge Report

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE —  The Grudge Report

. By L. Neil Smith  My wife’s family had a schism going, back when I first met her, thirty-six years ago. One side had voted for and ardently supported President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. The other side wanted nothing to do with the man. But the real family split came when Roosevelt expired during his fourth […]

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE — Moronic Idea Of The Week

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE — Moronic Idea Of The Week

  . By L. Neil Smith  I had planned to work this morning. I am laboring over two novels, _Ares_, a Ngu Family story about the settlement and terraformation of Mars, and _Only The Young Die Good_, a sequel to my vampire tale, _Sweeter Than Wine_. Both are painfully near to completion, and after the […]

Oxnard Signature Drive to Repeal City’s Wastewater Rate Increase Off to a Rousing Start

Oxnard Signature Drive to Repeal City’s Wastewater Rate Increase Off to a Rousing Start

Scores of Oxnard city residents began lining up at 8 am to add their signatures and help circulate petitions to place an initiative on the November ballot that, if passed, would repeal the recent wastewater rate increase. After the Oxnard City Council and City Attorney’s unsuccessful attempt to delay the process, including bringing a lawsuit […]

Oxnard caves on Starr utility rate initiative ballot statement

Oxnard caves on Starr utility rate initiative ballot statement

By George Miller An Oxnard City Council majority has been sparring with “Moving Oxnard Forward” (MOF), an activist organization led by local businessman and City Council candidate Aaron Starr, over MOF’s initiative to roll back the wastewater rate increase. On Tuesday night, after a long closed session, the City Council and staff filed into council chambers, late for […]

Be Careful What You Sign

Be Careful What You Sign

. Armed with a clipboard and a smile, they stand on the sidewalk in front of popular stores and public buildings. “Want to support schools?” or “Do you want to end poverty?” they call out to passersby. Those who respond positively are asked to sign a petition to place a measure to accomplish the stated […]

SOAR East County Halfway Party this Sunday!

SOAR East County Halfway Party this Sunday!

We are about halfway through our SOAR signature gathering effort and so what better time than now to have a Halfway Party! We hope you will come join us in Thousand Oaks for some half sandwiches, half burgers and half weenies, and raise your half full glass up high to those who have been gathering […]

“Shelve Your Bill” rally against HR 1829 that supports Sanctuary Cities

“Shelve Your Bill” rally against HR 1829 that supports Sanctuary Cities

RALLY – REP NORMA TORRES: SHELVE YOUR BILL DHS Communication Enhancement Act HR 1829 OPPOSING HER VOTE IN SUPPORT OF SANCTUARY CITIES Newly elected Representative Norma Torres (D) Ontario, CA, introduced her first bill in April 2015 that would require the Department of Homeland Security to assess the Department’s ability to serve individuals with limited […]

Verizon trying to force a cell tower in our backyard- Please help us

Verizon trying to force a cell tower in our backyard- Please help us

Some CITIZENS’ activism here…..   Please take a couple of minutes to view the information I am sending to you. My community here in Simi Valley and I need your help and any suggestions you may offer. My home is directly across from the proposed site. Verizon has submitted a proposal to the City of Simi […]

Petitions now available to stop the plastic bag ban and tax

Petitions now available to stop the plastic bag ban and tax
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