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Oxnard Approves Budget; Declares Police Brutality/Racism “Public Health Crisis”; Moves Ahead on $34MM Homeless Facility

Oxnard Approves Budget; Declares Police Brutality/Racism “Public Health Crisis”; Moves Ahead on $34MM Homeless Facility

By George Miller The Oxnard City Council on 6-30-20 addressed: – The 2020-21 fiscal year budget approved, with massive loans and new taxes promised. – A resolution declaring racism and police brutality a public health crisis. – A $34 million dollar homeless center, now dubbed  a solution center, with an additional $2-3 million in annual […]

Being Discriminated Against At Coffee Bean in Ventura

Being Discriminated Against At Coffee Bean in Ventura

    By Kevin Daly I went into Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf located at 1780 S Victoria Avenue in Ventura and was told by the shift lead that I needed to leave immediately because I was not wearing a mask. I tried to show her the guidance from the California Department of Public Health […]

Are Our “Leaders” Lying to Us About COVID-19? If So, Why?

Are Our “Leaders” Lying to Us About COVID-19? If So, Why?

    By George Miller It’s a little early to be doing a post-mortem of the handling of the COVID-19 crisis, but it could be helpful in mid-course corrections now, even if it runs the risk of looking foolish later as new information and subsequent events differ significantly. So, here goes …. Are Our “Leaders” […]

Private Sector Takes Over Fireworks Duties

Private Sector Takes Over Fireworks Duties

By George Miller With most municipal fireworks shows in the area canceled due to COVID-19 concerns, the private sector moved in to fill the breach. Do it yourself fireworks by residents have always been a problem in Oxnard, but it reached  a new level this year. For the last month, shooting off fireworks has been […]

SoCal Beachgoing on July 4, 2020

SoCal Beachgoing on July 4, 2020

    By George Miller What could be more American than a beach party and frolicking in the surf on the 4th of July- America’s Independence Day- the most patriotic of all our holidays? Well, it was illegal this year. Both Ventura County and Oxnard (and many other jurisdictions) completely closed the beaches for the […]

Coastal Commission to Address Short Term Rental Regulations July 10

Coastal Commission to Address Short Term Rental Regulations July 10

The longstanding disputes on short term rentals in Oxnard will be taken up by the Coastal Commission at its July 10 meeting, when it will rule on whether Oxnard’s new regulations governing rentals will be approved. The meeting starts at 9 am. You can watch online and/or comment: Virtual Hearing Procedures Submit Speaker Request Here […]

Oxnard Attempt to Declare Racism a “Public Health Crisis”

Oxnard Attempt to Declare Racism a “Public Health Crisis”

    By George Miller In its latest “virtue signaling” move, the Oxnard Council will consider a resolution to declare racism a “public health crisis” at the Tuesday June 30 Council meeting. Applicable material is in item H-1 starting on page 8 in the agenda packet. This wasn’t done before, but now it is apparently […]

Insanity Alert: Brave Catholic youth stand up to mob as Ventura police look on! Has Ventura decided to permit arson, vandalism and destruction of property?

Insanity Alert: Brave Catholic youth stand up to mob as Ventura police look on!  Has Ventura decided to permit arson, vandalism and destruction of property?

    By Michael Hernandez Brave Catholic youth heroically stopped a violent mob from tearing down the Father Junipero Serra statue last Saturday (June 20) while the Ventura City Police watched despite a June 11th video posted on the City of Ventura website quoting Ventura Police Chief Darin Schindler committing the department to “protect property […]

June 23, 2020 Items On The Ventura County Board of Supervisors Agenda for Harbor Department

June 23, 2020 Items On The Ventura County Board of Supervisors Agenda for Harbor Department

  Harbor & Beach Community Alliance Jun 22, 2020 | County Developer Actions To Bypass Oxnard, Letters, timeline  The Harbor Department has 2 Items on the agenda for June 23 2020 that we are opposed to! Subject: Board of Supervisors Meeting Agenda for June 23, 2020 – Consent Item #17: Approval of, and Authorization for the Harbor Director to […]

Oxnard: Sakioka Farms Business Park to bring 5,000-9,000 jobs; a Sell Job on $45 Million Sales Tax Increase and More to Finance Budget Spending

Oxnard: Sakioka Farms Business Park to bring 5,000-9,000 jobs; a Sell Job on $45 Million Sales Tax Increase and More to Finance Budget Spending

By George Miller On June 16, the Oxnard City Council cleared away some of the last obstacles for the new Sakioka Farms Business Park to bring 5,000-9,000 jobs. The Developer promised to break ground on the project this year. The 430 acre site is the last remaining large undeveloped parcel in the city and a […]