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Oxnard City Council/Mayor election recommendations

Oxnard City Council/Mayor election recommendations

  By George Miller We have gotten to know something about all incumbents and candidates and see good in all of them. To whittle down to election recommendations, We first ranked candidates in order of competence and knowledge, at least in our humble opinions. Then we looked at where they might take the city. The latter analysis […]

Santa Paula: Candidates Forum—The Race for City Council

Santa Paula: Candidates Forum—The Race for City Council

By Sheryl Hamlin The Candidate Forum was hosted by the League of Women Voters and the Chamber. Barbara Doyle gave a history of the organization which dates from the 1920’s after the XIX Amendment was passed giving women the right to vote. David Maron was the moderator. The six candidates were: Jenny Crosswhite (Ordained Minister), […]

Assembly, Congressional candidates to debate this weekend

Assembly, Congressional candidates to debate this weekend

By George Miller In the CA 26th Congressional District, which is most of Ventura County and parts of LA County in Malibu and West San Fernando Valley, Incumbent Julia Brownley will debate departing Assemblyman Jeff Gorell for this hotly contested seat.  Event will be at Cal State Channel Islands  Sunday night October 12  from 6:00- […]

Profiles: The Race for Thousand Oaks City Council

Profiles: The Race for Thousand Oaks City Council

By Kelsey Stuart and Shelby Baker The votes are due November 4th for the quaint City Council of Thousand Oaks, but who are the new runners and who are the weathered incumbents and what is their connection to Thousand Oaks? In an effort to know a little bit more about the candidates that are running […]

Candidate McCoy speaks out on separation of church and state

Candidate McCoy speaks out on separation of church and state

“Liberty is like a muscle, you have to exercise it to keep it,” Rob McCoy said in his opening speech to the Calvary Chapter of the Toastmaster’s Club in Westlake Village Thursday night. separation of church and state McCoy spoke on the separation of church and state, “The faith community is the largest minority in […]

Outrage: Fake voter guides deceive the public

Outrage: Fake voter guides deceive the public

Steve Knight–Congressional Candidate for the 25th District

Steve Knight–Congressional Candidate for the 25th District

One issue that’s close to my heart is making sure our veterans are taken care of in every respect – housing, cialis tuition, mental health programs, and healthcare. As we’re painfully aware, the Veterans Administration health care system desperately needs reforms. One quick, simple way to improve healthcare quality for veterans is to provide them […]

Orlando Dozier for Oxnard Harbor District Commission

Candidates Corner Statement from Orlando Dozier candidate for Oxnard Harbor District Commission If we want to truly fix our cities, we must go beyond City Hall and fix the other local governing entities that have a direct impact on our quality of life. The Oxnard Harbor District is one of those local governing entities. I […]

Ventura County Doctors Endorse Jeff Gorell for Congress

Ventura County Doctors  Endorse Jeff Gorell for Congress

The Ventura County Medical Association, representing hundreds of physicians from throughout the community, announced this week their endorsement of Jeff Gorell for Congress in California’s 26th District. “I’m honored to have the support of our community doctors,” said Jeff Gorell. “With the enormous issues facing Ventura County and our nation related to health care access, […]

Bert Perello- Incumbent/Candidate for Oxnard City Council

Bert Perello- Incumbent/Candidate for Oxnard City Council

Candidates Corner   Councilman Bert Perello Biography Bert Perello was born on November 5, 1950 in Santa Barbara, California. His parents, Eugene and Lena, moved the family to Oxnard in 1959 where together with Clara and Bert, Gene’s parents, and Gene’s Brother Dominick, they operated Perello and Sons, a family-run lemon ranch located on the […]