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STILL There: Oxnard’s Most Remote “Homeless” Encampments By the Sea

STILL There: Oxnard’s Most Remote “Homeless” Encampments By the Sea

By George Miller, David Scrivner & Abraham Mendez Ormond Beach, Oxnard, CA     We recently visited the numerous, remote, persistent and illegal Oxnard beach encampments and have some news to report to you (most photos were taken on 9-7-19). In summary: The encampments are far from being “cleared out” as we had been told and […]

Oxnard Council Back in Session: North Shore Development Pollution Allegations; Sympathy for Non-Conforming Clinicas Project

Oxnard Council Back in Session: North Shore Development Pollution Allegations; Sympathy for Non-Conforming Clinicas Project

By George Miller After a month off from meetings, the Oxnard Council returned on Tuesday, September 3, with the session dominated by conflict on the North Shore project. Public comments were overwhelmingly opposed to letting the development of 200 homes on Harbor and 5th proceed, due to objections over benzene and dioxin pollutants in the […]

What can we do about Homelessness in Port Hueneme

What can we do about Homelessness in Port Hueneme

By  Tom Dunn Last week the Oxnard  and Port Hueneme Police Departments went to Ormond Beach to issue eviction citations to the 100+ homeless/vagrants encamped there.  This is the second time in the last year an attempt to clear out the squatters has been done.  After the first time the homeless left for various other […]

Stepping into the Unknown — Oxnard’s Homeless

Stepping into the Unknown — Oxnard’s Homeless

    By Rafael Stoneman Lang Martinez and Bonnie Rouda interacted with the people of Oxnard Plaza Park on August 29th, 2019, and made an offer to everyone they spoke to; they invited people without homes to come and stay at a sober living house, free of charge.  What was the response? Were there any […]

Local Newswriter on John & Ken Show re: Ormond Beach Homeless Encampments

Local Newswriter on John & Ken Show re: Ormond Beach Homeless Encampments

By George Miller Hueneme Voice writer Christina Zubko was a guest on the John & Ken KFI 640 show this evening, on the subject of the homeless encampment problem at Ormond Beach, Oxnard. She got involved when it spilled over right into her Port Hueneme neighborhood. You should be able to access the on-demand podcast […]

Friends of Ormond Beach Cry for Help

Friends of Ormond Beach Cry for Help

    By Christina Zubko Homeless encampments on Ormond Beach in Oxnard have become a serious problem. They are also spilling over into adjacent Hueneme Beach. Residents are demanding action. Formerly homeless Lang Martinez, clean and sober today, educated me on the “culture” of the encampments on Ormond Beach and well as other encampments. . […]

Open Letter on Ormond Beach Homeless | Call to Action

Open Letter on Ormond Beach Homeless | Call to Action

By Christina Zubko   Hi John and Ken: Thank you for your interest in Ormond Beach and inviting me to come on to your radio show at KFI640 am to describe the plight of the snowy plover and the vagrants that have moved into their nesting area. I wanted to update you on Ormond Beach.  […]

“Nobody Knows But Me”- Part 6- Encounter at Little Caesar’s

“Nobody Knows But Me”- Part 6- Encounter at Little Caesar’s

By Lang Martinez with Bonnie Rouda   This one I dedicate to Keith Repult author of the book,  ‘Just Breathe‘. I wanted to know what love is and I wanted you to show me.  Thank you for showing me what love truly means my friend. Matthew 7 verse 1-5: “Do not judge, or you too […]

“Nobody knows But Me”, Homeless on the Streets of Oxnard- Part 5- Working in Plaza Park

“Nobody knows But Me”, Homeless on the Streets of Oxnard- Part 5- Working in Plaza Park

By Lang Martinez with Bonnie Rouda . This article is dedicated to those protecting our community with exceptional service. Oxnard Police Department, City of Oxnard Housing Director Emilio Ramirez and Homelessness Coordinator Mark Alvarado, (my friend, who I upset on a daily basis- I apologize Mark). . Luke 15 verse 4, 5 and 6; ‘suppose […]

Tom Dunn: Interview of a Formerly Homeless Recovering Addict

Tom Dunn: Interview of a Formerly Homeless Recovering Addict

By Tom Dunn: Editor’s note: Tom Dunn of Port Hueneme News did these two video interviews of formerly homeless, now recovering addict, Lang Martinez. Lang has now become an advocate for the homeless. In Part I, Tom persuades Lang to tell us about the life of the addicted homeless, whom Lang estimates are 80% of […]

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