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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 […]

Reminder: Simi Cajun & Blues Festival THIS weekend!

Reminder: Simi Cajun & Blues Festival THIS weekend!

  ROBERT RANDOLPH & THE FAMILY BAND, SWAMP DOGG, JOHN MAYALL, CANNED HEAT, C.J. CHENIER, GUITAR SHORTY HEADLINE 25th ANNUAL SIMI VALLEY CAJUN & BLUES MUSIC FESTIVAL, SATURDAY-SUNDAY, MAY 24-25  Los Angeles area’s largest Cajun, Zydeco, Blues and Roots Music festival, held over Memorial Day weekend, features two stages, a Mardi Gras parade, kids’ activities, […]

THE GOLD RUSH at the Civic Arts Plaza

THE GOLD RUSH at the Civic Arts Plaza

GOLD COAST THEATRE CONSERVATORY 1115 El Monte Blvd. Thousand Oaks, CA  91362 Gold Coast Theatre Conservatory Presents THE GOLD RUSH at the Civic Arts Plaza And at the Autry Western Heritage Museum  THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – On Thursday, May 8, 2014, Gold Coast Theatre Conservatory students will present the play “The Gold Rush” at 11:00 […]

April 25th–Deadline for nominations for ArtWalk Ventura’s Artist of Distinction

April 25th–Deadline for nominations for ArtWalk Ventura’s Artist of Distinction

ArtWalk Ventura, July 19-20 ArtWalk Ventura, a two-day celebration of Ventura’s thriving arts community, returns for its 21st year the weekend of July 19-20. This signature event will take to the streets of Ventura’s historic Downtown and Westside Cultural District as patrons enjoy a free, self-guided tour of dozens of professional exhibits, pop-up studios and […]

Santa Paula Police–Explorer Program

Santa Paula Police–Explorer Program

The Santa Paula Police Department wants to let the community know about their Explorer Program for 14 to 20 year old teens and adults. This is a program that gives them an opportunity to introduce themselves to the world of law enforcement. The only criteria is that they don’t have a serious criminal record and […]

Apply Now for Ventura City Council Advisory Board, Commission and Committee Volunteer Positions

Apply Now for Ventura City Council Advisory Board, Commission and Committee Volunteer Positions

Spring is busting out in Ventura County – Egg hunts and bunny hops

Spring is busting out in Ventura County – Egg hunts and bunny hops

Hop into spring around the county.  For even more things to do checkEaster Eggstravaganza at The Lakes at Thousand Oaks – Thursday, buy April 17th Egg hunt – Face Painting- Petting Zoo – 5-7:30pm at The Lakes 2200 E Thousand Oaks Blvd, Thousand Oaks, CA 91362   Egg Hunt & Salute to Spring in Simi […]

Magic comes to Westlake–this Saturday only

Magic comes to Westlake–this Saturday only

Westlake Village, magician Ivan Amodei is appearing at the Westlake Four Seasons this Saturday only – 4pm and 8pm shows.  He launched the show over four years ago at the Four Seasons and is glad to be on home turf for a break in his national tour. Amodei is a master of illusion, performing on […]

City of Ventura hosts free paper shredding event for residents, Saturday, April 19

City of Ventura hosts free paper shredding event for residents, Saturday, April 19

The City of Ventura, clinic in partnership with Access, store will host a free document shredding event on Saturday, April 19 from 7:30am to noon at the Ventura County Fairgrounds Main Lot, 10 W. Harbor Boulevard. Secure mobile shredding units will be on-site and ready to accept up to 10 boxes of paper per household. […]

Farm to Stable Dinner – OPC Annual Benefit–April 12, 2014

Farm to Stable Dinner – OPC Annual Benefit–April 12, 2014