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Video: Dog Rescuers Try to Save Fearful, Starving Stray Dog Living by Busy Freeway in LA

Video: Dog Rescuers Try to Save Fearful, Starving Stray Dog Living by Busy Freeway in LA

BY LORI C. SUMMERS An abandoned, starving dog was living in a small enclose of shrubs and trees alongside a busy freeway in Los Angels. Saving her was no easy task for a pair of dog rescuers who were called to the scene, and it took both people to subdue the frightened pup. Thanks to the efforts of these animal […]

Here Are Some Of The Best Responses To The Coronavirus Quarantine

Here Are Some Of The Best Responses To The Coronavirus Quarantine

KATIE JERKOVICH ENTERTAINMENT REPORTER . President Donald Trump declared March 13 that the country is in a national emergency due to coronavirus. Since that time, Americans and private companies have adapted, trying to respond in meaningful and sometimes creative ways. Grocery store chains across the nation have opted for initiatives like senior hours, setting aside two […]

‘I’m Sort Of Speechless’: 104-Year-Old California WW2 Vet Receives Over 200,000 Valentine’s Day Cards

‘I’m Sort Of Speechless’: 104-Year-Old California WW2 Vet Receives Over 200,000 Valentine’s Day Cards

Mary Margaret Olohan |Social Issues Reporter . A 104-year-old California World War II veteran received over 200,000 cards for Valentine’s Day. Marine Corps veteran Major Bill White said he is “floored” to have received so many Valentine’s Day cards. The veteran, who earned a Purple Heart in World War II after surviving the Battle of Iwo Jima […]

Explorer Program wins numerous awards in regional competition

Explorer Program wins numerous awards in regional competition

The Ventura Sheriff’s Office Explorer Program recently competed in the Chandler Arizona Police Department’s Tactical Explorer Competition. Seventy-two Explorers from Thousand Oaks, Camarillo, Moorpark, Fillmore, Ojai, and Headquarters competed throughout the weekend in events that challenged them both physically and mentally. There was a total of 62 other Explorer posts with more than 600 participants […]

Interview with Brian Figg and Michelle Padilla about Autism Spectrum Disorder

Interview with Brian Figg and Michelle Padilla about Autism Spectrum Disorder

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Retired Military Dogs in Need of Forever Homes–and Air Force Seeks Loving Owners to Adopt Them

Retired Military Dogs in Need of Forever Homes–and Air Force Seeks Loving Owners to Adopt Them

BY ROBERT JAY WATSON While the general public is slowly becoming more aware of the issue of supporting veterans returning from combat zones, there’s one demographic that’s hardly on the radar at all: military working dogs (MWDs). These canines, once dedicated to defending their fellow soldiers, served on the front lines in conflict zones and are in need […]

Homeless Camarillo Man Reunited with Family

Homeless Camarillo Man Reunited with Family

Ventura County Sheriff – Incident Press Release On December 27, 2019, Project H.O.P.E. successfully reunited a homeless male with his family in Oregon. On December 12, 2019, the Camarillo Police Department was made aware of a homeless encampment at the intersection of Upland Road and Flynn Road. This encampment was hidden in an area managed […]

GREAT STORIES | 22-Year-Old Hunter Rescues 9 Koalas From Victoria Bushfires in Mallacoota

GREAT STORIES | 22-Year-Old Hunter Rescues 9 Koalas From Victoria Bushfires in Mallacoota

BY MICHAEL WING A hunter has saved the lives of numerous koalas in the fire-ravaged forests on the outskirts of Mallacoota in East Gippsland, Australia, where bushfires have raged all week long. Twenty-two-year-old Patrick Boyle has rescued “eight or nine” so far, he says. It started when Boyle ventured out into the fire-ravaged bush and found one koala […]

Train Conductor and Engineer Rescue Cat Freezing to Death From Under the Engine

Train Conductor and Engineer Rescue Cat Freezing to Death From Under the Engine

  BY EMG INSPIRED STAFF Train conductors encounter many strange and tragic situations in their line of duty. Sometimes, they go beyond the call of duty to avert a disaster. This conductor did just that. Brad Slater is a train conductor for the Canadian National Railway Company. With the temperature a freezing -35 degrees Celsius (approx. -31 degrees […]

An Elite Border Patrol Unit That Saves Lives and Fights Crime in the Desert

An Elite Border Patrol Unit That Saves Lives and Fights Crime in the Desert

BY CHARLOTTE CUTHBERTSON IMPERIAL SAND DUNES, Calif.—Adrenaline surged as several agents, part of an elite Border Patrol unit, heard the 911 call on their radios. They leaped up from their lunch break, abandoning freshly served diner food, and rushed out to their vehicles. “People got out of our way pretty quick,” said agent Travis Carter, a […]

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