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Port Hueneme Banana Festival Report

Port Hueneme Banana Festival Report

By George Miller A good time was had by all on Saturday-the place was packed with thousands of people. In addition to the all-too-familiar booths selling goods or pushing a variety of causes, Del Monte was giving out bananas, and pineapples could be had by excelling at a game of skill.  Supervisors could be dunked […]

Re-Elect Oxnard Councilwoman Carmen Ramirez

Re-Elect Oxnard Councilwoman Carmen Ramirez

Candidates Corner Candidate Statement: Re-Elect Councilwoman Carmen Ramirez for Oxnard City Council 2014 For the past four years, I have helped lead Oxnard to make substantial changes. Oxnard is becoming a better city and I am proud of my record. I helped bring our refuse and recycling services back under city control, saving taxpayers more […]

Oxnard City Council Candidates Forum Riverpark 9-24-14- Video

Oxnard City Council Candidates Forum Riverpark 9-24-14- Video

By Dan Pinedo, OMAC Here is a video of the forum. Five candidates showed up, including: Steve Huber, former Chief Naval Surface Warfare Group, USN; Aaron Starr, Controller, Haas Automation; Bert Perello, US Post Office and incumbent City Councilman; Dick Jaquez, former Teacher, Rio Mesa HS; Carmen Ramirez, Attorney and Mayor Pro-Tem. Questions were prepared […]

Oxnard Council 9/23/14- Street repair financing; $80MM wastewater bond refi; shake-up at City Hall; coastal plan; and more

Oxnard Council 9/23/14- Street repair financing; $80MM wastewater bond refi; shake-up at City Hall; coastal plan; and more

By George Miller Covered at meeting:  $80MM Wastewater bond refi; new $24MM bond issue for accelerated street repairs; Coastal Plan update, HUD audit of Housing Dept.; Investment activity report; Prison labor for landscaping?  (Wastewater fee increase on agenda- not discussed).     Name Date Duration Agenda Minutes Video City Council Meeting September 23, 2014 05h […]

Good Morning Oxnard TV show- 9-24-14

Good Morning Oxnard TV show- 9-24-14

By George Miller This week’s guests: Steve Huber- Oxnard City Council candidate; Thomas Swankosky, Local 805; George Miller, Publisher, Citizensjournal.us; Alex Garcia, Proprietor of “The Corner Pocket”- and wrap-up with Bob Allen/Peter Godinez. New, improved sound quality on show!  The old venue had a lot of hard surfaces  that created an “echo-chamber” effect- problem solved at our new venue at […]

The 15 Days That Can Give Us Control of the Conejo Valley Unified School Board – Start Today

The 15 Days That Can Give Us Control of the Conejo Valley Unified School Board – Start Today

The 15 Days That Can Give Us Control of the Conejo Valley Unified School Board – Start Today The absentee ballot arrives in 15 days.  One third of votes are absentee voters. From: Concerned Parents of Conejo Valley- www.ConcernedParentsOfConejoValley.com, 310 371 7500,  [email protected] Re: Tony Dolz for School Board candidate material: This is what I will do […]

Oxnard Candidate Forum 9/18/14 video

Oxnard Candidate Forum 9/18/14 video

By Dan Pinedo, OMAC   Here’s the video. Watch and make up your own minds. There will be more forums on 9/24/14 at Rio Vista Middle School and on October 1 at 7 PM at City Hall . Candidates at this forum: Aaron Starr, Controller, Haas Automation; Bert Perello, US Post Office and incumbent City […]

Oxnard Candidate Forum Wednesday Sept. 24, 7 PM

Oxnard Candidate Forum Wednesday Sept. 24, 7 PM

Event Announcement             A City Council and Mayoral candidates  forum of  will be held Wednesday, buy September. 24, viagra sale  7 PM at RIO Vista Middle School, 2050 Thames River, Oxnard. It is sponsored by the River Park Neighborhood Council                         […]

Candidates forum: Pointed immigration questions to Tony Strickland and Steve Knight- CD25 candidates

Candidates Corner (facts with some opinion) By  Greg Aprahamian Below are the video clips of the immigration questions that I asked Congressional Candidates Steve Knight and Tony Strickland at the candidate symposium in Santa Clarita, CA on Sept 17th. Editor’s note: they are the two District 25 Republican candidates for Congress. My goal in attending […]

Examiner editorial: Rob McCoy for Assembly District 44

Examiner editorial: Rob McCoy for Assembly District 44

    By Los Angeles Examiner source: http://www.losangelesregister.com/articles/mccoy-604995-irwin-assembly.html   Ballotpedia lists races in only eight of California’s 80 Assembly districts to be either competitive or mildly competitive. One of those races is in the 44th, which includes the Ventura County cities of Camarillo, Moorpark, Newbury Park, Oxnard, Thousand Oaks and Westlake Village. In March, Democrat Jacqui […]