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Tom Adams for TO City Council | ‘Vote For Prop 6’

Tom Adams for TO City Council | ‘Vote For Prop 6’

  By Timothy Bond   As a 46-year resident of Thousand Oaks and a registered independent voter, being neither a Republican or Democrat, I want to take an opportunity here to encourage you to vote for Thomas Adams for our city council. I have known Tom for years.  He is a father, husband, grandfather, entrepreneur, […]

Also on the November ballot? Lots and lots of school bonds

Also on the November ballot? Lots and lots of school bonds

  . By Stephen Frank,  California Political News and Views California government schools just reported on their standardized results.  At best they reached a 60% passage—with 50% of the students.  By any measure, this is a massive failure.  Instead of fixing the curriculum and system, the educrats demand more money, to be spent the same way.  […]

Laura D. Hernandez for Port Hueneme City Council 2018

Laura D. Hernandez  for Port Hueneme City Council 2018

As a 20-year resident of Port Hueneme, I look forward to the opportunity to serve our community as a member of your City Council. My priorities are public safety, fiscal responsibility and civic engagement. My desire is to improve Port Hueneme as a desirable place to live, work and play. With over 30 years of […]

Oxnard Dist 2 Council Candidate Lance Ralston Interview

Oxnard Dist 2 Council Candidate Lance Ralston Interview

By Peter K. Godinez   Ed. note: Local businessman Peter Godinez interviewed Oxnard District 2 Council candidate Lance Ralston on his background, why public service and running for council, how he’d go about it and what are his priorities. Here is the 11+ minute video:    Lance Ralston | Candidate for Oxnard City Council […]

Santa Paula Candidate Forum: Hits and Misses

Santa Paula Candidate Forum: Hits and Misses

By Sheryl Hamlin Citizens filled the seats in the Santa Paula Community Center for the October 4, 2018 Candidate Forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters with about one hundred in attendance. The first “hit” of the evening was the presentation of the colors by the American Heritage Girls Troop, whose Coordinator Miriam Zamora, […]

CA Bail Elimination Experiment to Begin- Local Officials Comment

CA Bail Elimination Experiment to Begin- Local Officials Comment

By George Miller Hundreds of years of use of the cash bail system for defendants is about to be ended in California by legislative action.   The system of posting bail for release for criminal charges pending trial dates back to at least 1677, with the English Habeas Corpus Act. The English Bill of Rights […]

Eber: Hobson’s choice, “TAKE IT OR LEAVE IT”, await voters in California Senate race

Eber: Hobson’s choice, “TAKE IT OR LEAVE IT”, await voters in California Senate race

  By Richard Eber, California Political News and Views  It is with great sadness and regret that I withdraw my support for Diane Feinstein in her race for US Senator from California against Kevin De Leon.  Up to now she had my strong backing as a result of a distinguished political career that goes back to […]

City of Oxnard District 1 – Candidates Forum Thursday Oct 18, 2018

City of Oxnard District 1 – Candidates Forum Thursday Oct 18, 2018

Save the Date – October 18th at 6pm – Performing Arts Center This is a special joint Neighborhood Council meeting See and hear your candidates for Council Person for District 1 Neighborhoods in District 1 are: Channel Islands our neighborhood Oxnard Shores Via Marina Hollywood By The Sea Oxnard Dunes Sea View Estates Sea Air Cabrillo […]

Welcome Republican Congressional Candidate Antonio Sabato Jr. | A Fundraiser

Welcome Republican Congressional Candidate Antonio Sabato Jr. | A Fundraiser

Join us in welcoming… Antonio Sabato Jr. Republican Candidate for the 26th Congressional District to VENTURA! Republicans… Please join us Wednesday, October 10, for a reception and fundraising event in support of Antonio Sabato Jr. for Congress!  Where: Marie Calendars | 1295 S. Victoria Ave. | Ventura When: Wednesday, October 10 | 5:30-7:30pm Donation: $50 RSVP: [email protected] | by October 3rd! For more details click below […]

Gubernatorial Candidates #StandWithSeniors and Commit to Developing a Statewide Master Plan on Aging

Gubernatorial Candidates #StandWithSeniors and Commit to Developing a Statewide Master Plan on Aging

(SACRAMENTO) – With 36 days left until the election, both candidates for California governor have committed to addressing the looming senior care crisis and creating a California master plan on aging. Currently, one in five older adults lives in poverty and, in just a decade, the state will see an increase of four million more […]