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Port Hueneme Banana Festival Report

Port Hueneme Banana Festival Report

By George Miller A good time was had by all on Saturday-the place was packed with thousands of people. In addition to the all-too-familiar booths selling goods or pushing a variety of causes, Del Monte was giving out bananas, and pineapples could be had by excelling at a game of skill.  Supervisors could be dunked […]

Hear all your Baby Boom favorites this Saturday at the Lakes in T.O.!

Hear all your Baby Boom favorites this Saturday at the Lakes in T.O.!

This Saturday at the Lakes Shopping Center as part of the Thousand Oaks Arts Festival, ReZoom The Boom will be performing your Baby Boom Era favorite hits from 11am to 11:45am. It is FREE and open to the public as part of the festival. Seating will be covered, though it will surely be hot anyway. […]

Images of Ventura County Fair

Images of Ventura County Fair

By George Miller The Fair only changes a bit every year, but so do we. So it looks a bit different every year, not only because it changes with the times,  but because our perspective also changes a bit each year. Rather than ramble on, we’ll just show you some photos ….       […]

Let’s go to the fair! Fair information a click away, parade time and traffic advisories–all here!

Let’s go to the fair!  Fair information a click away, parade time and traffic advisories–all here!

A Little History This is the 139th Ventura County Fair, themed “A Country Fair with Ocean Air”. Held every year in August the very first Ventura County Fair was in 1874. It wasn’t always at the Ventura County Fairgrounds.  It used to be over at Pierpont Bluffs.  Instead of August fairgoers would look forward to […]

Salsa Festival is on!

By George Miller When I heard the Salsa Festival was at compact Plaza Park in downtown Oxnard, I was thinking it would be a fairly small affair. So, when we came walking East on Fifth Street, we were unprepared for the huge, bustling event it has become. Booths, tents, large salsa sampling tent, bandstands, dance […]

Two women caught stealing on a Florida beach…what they do may surprise you

Two women caught stealing on a Florida beach…what they do may surprise you

We know this didn’t happen Ventura.  However it does go to show the nerve of some people.  They were caught stealing and you’ll see what happens next. _________________________________________________________________ Get free Citizensjournal.us BULLETINS. Please patronize our advertisers to keep us publishing and/or DONATE

4th of July at Channel Islands Harbor

4th of July at Channel Islands Harbor

By George Miller Beautiful day and The People are out having a good time. Fireworks show at 9 – best viewing from Harbor or Peninsula, South of the bridges. This morning, there was a 5/10K road race. People are now picnicking, kayaking, surfing, paddle boarding, boating, walking, going to the food and craft booths by […]

This Saturday in Ojai–2014 Lavender Festival

This Saturday in Ojai–2014 Lavender Festival

Oxnard Juneteenth Celebration reminder- Today

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The food trucks are coming! The food trucks are coming!

The food trucks are coming!  The food trucks are coming!

By George Miller When I was growing up in New York, there were aluminum food trucks, which showed up near schools, strategic street locations and events. The food was mostly so bad that we called them “Roach Coaches.” Not so anymore with well-equipped modern food trucks with “gourmet” menus, such as the fleet of them […]