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Ventura County School Closures for Thursday, November 15, 2018

Ventura County School Closures for Thursday, November 15, 2018

The following Ventura County K-12 public schools and districts have announced they will remain CLOSED through the Thanksgiving break and reopen Monday, November 26. All other Ventura County K-12 public schools and districts will be open on Thursday, November 15. A continually updated list of Ventura County school closures is available at www.vcoe.org.     […]

Evacuations Remain Active

Evacuations Remain Active

Fire Hotline Phone Number (805) 465-6650 Summary Hill Fire – On Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 2:04pm a brush fire ignited in the area of Hill Canyon in Santa Rosa Valley. Woolsey Fire – On Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 2:25pm a Brush fire ignited in the area of Rocketdyne, south of the City of Simi Valley. […]

Fires Continue to Threaten Ventura County

Fires Continue to Threaten Ventura County

Homes have been lost on Erbes Road in Thousand Oaks.  The Woolsey Fire has jumped the 101 Freeway promoting additional closures from Liberty Canyon to Lewis Road.  The 118/L.A. Ave. has been heavily impacted.  Malibu and Lake Sherwood are under evacuation orders. Several local shelters are at capacity. For a map of the evacuations and […]

2018 Voter Guides

2018 Voter Guides

  By George Miller & Debra Tash Regular readers may remember that Citizens Journal publishes candidate/proposition endorsements/recommendations from as many different sources as we can find for Ventura County voters. Here’s the collection for the 2018 general election. We’ll update it as we get more!  Tell us what we missed and where to find it! […]

County Hosts Work Session to Discuss General Plan Update Alternatives Report and Policy Topics

County Hosts Work Session to Discuss General Plan Update Alternatives Report and Policy Topics

VENTURA, Calif. – The public is invited to attend the joint Ventura County Board of Supervisors/Planning Commission Work Session No. 4 on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 1:00 p.m., on the General Plan Update Alternatives Report. Staff will be presenting the Alternatives Report to the decision-makers and asking them for direction on recommendations in drafting […]

Political Art at Ventura County Elections Division Office Building…. Time to Act!

Political Art at Ventura County Elections Division Office Building…. Time to Act!

    By Deborah Baber Savalla It is never too late to right a wrong… To speak up for our freedoms. Government buildings are the “people’s property”. The walls should never be weaponized to promote an agenda, regardless of party affiliation or political belief system. Please take 5-10 minutes out of your busy lives to […]

CRPANEWS ALERT: VENTURA COUNTY GUN SHOW LIVES ON

CRPANEWS ALERT: VENTURA COUNTY GUN SHOW LIVES ON

California Rifle & Pistol Association After strong opposition shown by CRPA staff and members, the gun shows at the Ventura County Fairgrounds been saved from cancellation. An overwhelming majority of Ventura County Fairground board members showed their support for the gun shows at the fairground in a 22-8-2 vote. The gun shows, that are hosted […]

County Govt Center Displays Controversial Political Art Exhibition in Election Season

County Govt Center Displays Controversial Political Art Exhibition in Election Season

By George Miller We received four complaints (in a section later in this article) in a 24 hour period about a new Ventura County Arts Council  exhibit at the Ventura County Government Center, at 800 South Victoria Avenue in Ventura. The material in contention was displayed on the ground and third floor atrium in the […]

Repeat Offender Sentenced for Securities and Elder Fraud

Repeat Offender Sentenced for Securities and Elder Fraud

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that James Leroy Johnson (DOB 04/23/47), formerly of Newbury Park and Westlake Village, was sentenced to 10 years in state prison.  In August, Johnson pled guilty to six felonies including making a false statement in relation to the sale of a security, theft from an […]

Drinking Water and Water Resource Supplies Safe

Drinking Water and Water Resource Supplies Safe

Ventura, CA – A recent water quality report has determined that Ventura County’s drinking water and water resource supplies are not adversely affected by oil and gas production activities in the county. Water providers, or purveyors, throughout the County unanimously report that drinking water is safe and water supplies meet stringent water quality standards. The study […]

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