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Ventura City Council Asks Citizens for More Taxes

Ventura City Council Asks Citizens for More Taxes

       On May 23, 2016, the Ventura City Council joined a parade of governments hoping to persuade voters to raise the sales tax, and last week, in a 6 to 1 decision, the Council voted to place a measure on the November 2016 ballot to raise the Ventura sales tax by 1/2%. Councilman James Monahan […]

California in Bottom Five States for Small Business in Thumbtack Survey

California in Bottom Five States for Small Business in Thumbtack Survey

Survey of 12,000 Small Businesses: To Halt U.S. Entrepreneurship Crisis, Ease Regulations In Largest Study of Its Kind, Skilled Professionals Rate Texas, Utah and Tennessee Highest for Small Business Friendliness Thumbtack.com connects small businesses with clients/customers.  From their website regarding their most recent survey of small business owners: “Since 2012, the Thumbtack Small Business Friendliness […]

Scientists Shock Chocolate Into Tasting Great Without All The Fat

Scientists Shock Chocolate Into Tasting Great Without All The Fat

Lola Gayle, STEAM Register Chocolate not only tastes great, it also has numerous health benefits. Sadly, those health benefits go away when you factor in chocolate’s high levels of fat, typically from 40-60 percent. While chocolate makers and scientists have been searching for a way to lower the fat for decades, so far nothing has […]

Simi Valley PD Officer Carney Needs Our Help, Additional Information Released

Simi Valley PD Officer Carney Needs Our Help, Additional Information Released

The History Of Father’s Day

The History Of Father’s Day

Sunday is a day for dads — but it wasn’t always like that. Father’s Day is a celebration that began relatively recently, ailment about 106 years ago. If you don’t know its history, try read on. The first Father’s Day occurred in 1910 in Spokane, pharmacy Washington, according to the Library of Congress. A local […]

Gluttonous Star May Hold Clues to Planet Formation

Gluttonous Star May Hold Clues to Planet Formation

In 1936, online the young star FU Orionis began gobbling material from its surrounding disk of gas and dust with a sudden voraciousness. During a three-month binge, prostate as matter turned into energy, patient the star became 100 times brighter, heating the disk around it to temperatures of up to 12,000 degrees Fahrenheit (7,000 Kelvin). […]

Santa Paula: Peter Sellars Creates Musical Promenade on Main Street

Santa Paula: Peter Sellars Creates Musical Promenade on Main Street

By Sheryl Hamlin The Peter Sellars’ genius for staging translated into an audience roving between two popup stages on Santa Paula’s Main Street for the closing night of the Ojai Music Festival on Sunday June 12, 2016. The genius in the audience movement created unintended audience interaction, conversations, chance meetings and a sense of fluidity […]

Unstable Home Life Motivated Her to Build a Better Future

Unstable Home Life Motivated Her to Build a Better Future

IrieAnn Harris had no choice but to grow up fast. Due to family problems, she says the responsibility of caring for her three youngest siblings fell primarily to her. “I would get up, go to school, come home right away, watch the kids until they went to bed and clean the house and make food […]

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Tylenol

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Tylenol

Acetaminophen, patient more commonly known as Tylenol, cialis is one of the most popular over-the-counter pain medications we encounter. Popping a couple Tylenol pills when you have a headache is as routine as brushing your teeth before you go to bed. But based on recent research, physician acetaminophen’s short- and long-term side effects may involve […]

Oakheart Country Music Festival — Some Good Old Fun!

Oakheart Country Music Festival  — Some Good Old Fun!

In case you missed last week’s, Oakheart 2016  here’s your opportunity to get a taste of this local country musical festival held in Thousand Oaks, California on June 4th.  We are invited to the party through photographer Marc Langsam’s work.  Langsam is our resident eagle eyed artist with a camera.  . National Anthem . Hannah […]