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Students Partake in National Walkout for the Unborn

Students Partake in National Walkout for the Unborn

America’s most pro– life generation is at it again. Pro– life students across the country partook in a planned school walkout on Wednesday morning. After a California high school history teacher …

Ventura County Colleges Statement on Thomas Fire

Ventura County Colleges Statement on Thomas Fire

The Santa Paula, Ventura, Ojai, and surrounding communities are currently affected by the Thomas Fire.  As a result of the proximity of the fires to Ventura College and the Santa Paula site, heavy smoke, and recurring power outages, President Keebler closed both locations today to all students, faculty, and staff.   Ventura College is now under […]

Amgen Donates Bicycles In Support of Conejo Schools Foundation Cycles for Success

Amgen Donates Bicycles In Support of Conejo Schools Foundation Cycles for Success

Conejo Schools Foundation (CSF), a nonprofit organization that seeks to enhance the resources currently available to students and teachers in the Conejo Valley, received a generous donation from Amgen— for its Cycles for Success program. Amgen donated 15 bicycles that will support 15 students from four local schools in Conejo Valley Unified School District (CVUSD) […]

The Camarillo Police Department, Your Child, And You

The Camarillo Police Department, Your Child, And You

The Camarillo Police Department has a great interest in ensuring children reach their scholastic and personal growth potential. In today’s society, children face many obstacles, bad influences, and distractions, which create added difficulties for the parent(s) trying to raise them. Some children engage in harmful behaviors fueled by negative social influences including alcohol, drugs, gangs, […]

When Is Literature Not Literature For Public School Students?

When Is Literature Not Literature For Public School Students?

It’s NOT black and white! Do you love to read? Do your children love to read? Do you know what is on their school’s approved reading lists? Whether one has a child in school or not, we should all care deeply about what books young minds are consuming. If you have been influenced by literature, […]

Cal State Channel Islands Students Take on Graffiti Removal

Cal State Channel Islands Students Take on Graffiti Removal

By Tim Pompey It’s a concrete corridor that stretches perhaps 200 yards or so along the Fifth Avenue stretch of train tracks in Oxnard just off Eastman Avenue. From one end to the other, it’s filled with graffiti, but when the students of California State University Channel Islands finish with this community project, the walls […]

Profits of doom: From California to Africa, teachers unions fight the “for-profit” bogeyman.

Profits of doom: From California to Africa, teachers unions fight the “for-profit” bogeyman.

. By Larry Sand Well, I guess we can all rest just a bit easier now that California is on the verge of banning for-profit charter schools. Sponsored by the California Federation of Teachers, AB 406 is making its way through the California State Senate, having glided through the Assembly. In an op-ed in the Sacramento Bee, CFT […]

Students Compete in Sweets by the Beach Annual Cooking Competition

Students Compete in Sweets by the Beach Annual Cooking Competition

By Tim Pompey If there was ever a cooking competition that could be described as “mouthwatering,” this one is right up there. The 3rd annual Sweets by the Beach competition sponsored by the Ventura County Civic Alliance (VCCA), the Oxnard Union High School District (OUHSD), and the Embassy Suites Hotel in Oxnard was held on […]

College Kids Knock on Every Single Dorm Door for Special Cause

College Kids Knock on Every Single Dorm Door for Special Cause

Two college students were inspired to save lives – and they acted on that inspiration just by knocking on every single door of their campus and asking for quarters. Jesse Richards and Mark Schussler are both juniors at Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa. Last month, the students made a bet based on a game […]

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