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Oxnard Police Dept. holds press conference on Limon killing

Oxnard Police Dept. holds press conference on Limon killing

By George Miller Alphonso Limon and his brother were innocently walking home on the night of Oct. 13. 2012. As fate would have it, they walked right into an attack by gang members on a group of Oxnard Police. Accounts differ on exactly what went down, but the brother escaped, however Alfonso ended up dead, a […]

Good Morning Oxnard Show- 10/1/14 videos

Good Morning Oxnard Show- 10/1/14 videos

By George Miller This week’s guests: Erin Antrim, check CEO, cialis Boys & Girls Club; George Miller, health Publisher, Citizensjournal.us; Mayor Pro-Tem Carmen Ramirez on herself and candidacy- and wrap-up with Bob Allen/Peter Godinez. The Good Morning Oxnard show is receorded every Wednesday at 0900 (usually available as video on demand on kadytv.net within a couple of days), […]

Oxnard city reorganization moves ahead, consultants engaged, first $400,000 expenditure approved

Oxnard city reorganization moves ahead, consultants engaged, first $400,000 expenditure approved

By George Miller At a special Council meeting on 9/30/14, City Manager Greg Nyhoff further unveiled the promised city review and reorganization project (unanimously approved by City Council). Digging in deep, after four months on the job, he last week announced the replacement of Human Resources Director Michelle Tellez with Assistant City Manager (formerly Interim City Manager) Karen […]

Oxnard candidate forum- Council and Mayor- 10/1/14

Oxnard candidate forum- Council and Mayor- 10/1/14

By George Miller This forum was held at City Hall on 10-1-14, televised by the city and also produced by Dan Pinedo of OMAC, a Citizensjournal.us correspondent. It was sponsored by the Oxnard Inter-Neighborhood Council Forum, (INCF). The event was well-moderated by Ed Castillo, a supporter of Councilman Bert Perello, but he seemingly maintained a fair and […]

PAL national boxing championship continues in Oxnard

PAL national boxing championship continues in Oxnard

By George Miller Event action is going on all week, from 6-10 PM through Saturday. This is the 40th Anniversary of this event, going on right now in Oxnard, held here multiple times, including last year and also planned for next year. Terrel Harrison, Oxnard PAL Director and California PAL (Police Activities League) Board President, […]

National Boxing Championship live stream video link: today through Saturday

National Boxing Championship live stream video link: today through Saturday

By George Miller As we previously reported, the PAL National Boxing Championship is underway this week. Here’s the video link. Better yet, actually go there- 350 S. K St. Oxnard -PAL gym at old high school- and actually see it for real- meet Olympic and national champions, coaches! Here is the livestreaming link:   http://oxnardpalboxing.com/palboxingwp/the-national-pal-boxing-tournament-streaming-live-at-6-pm-pst/ Download details […]

They are gorgeous, tough, champions and competing in Oxnard all Week- National PAL boxing championship!

They are gorgeous, tough, champions and competing in Oxnard all Week- National PAL boxing championship!

By George Miller and Dan Pinedo National championships and first qualifying match for the Olympics- are being held right here in little ‘ole Oxnard through October 4!  Three boxing Superstars and the PAL (Police Athletic League) Recreation Coordinator visited us at the Oxnard City Council meeting tonight to promote their boxing championship matches being held […]

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 […]

Oxnard City Council Candidates Forum Riverpark 9-24-14- Video

Oxnard City Council Candidates Forum Riverpark 9-24-14- Video

By Dan Pinedo, OMAC Here is a video of the forum. Five candidates showed up, including: Steve Huber, former Chief Naval Surface Warfare Group, USN; Aaron Starr, Controller, Haas Automation; Bert Perello, US Post Office and incumbent City Councilman; Dick Jaquez, former Teacher, Rio Mesa HS; Carmen Ramirez, Attorney and Mayor Pro-Tem. Questions were prepared […]

Oxnard Council 9/23/14- Street repair financing; $80MM wastewater bond refi; shake-up at City Hall; coastal plan; and more

Oxnard Council 9/23/14- Street repair financing; $80MM wastewater bond refi; shake-up at City Hall; coastal plan; and more

By George Miller Covered at meeting:  $80MM Wastewater bond refi; new $24MM bond issue for accelerated street repairs; Coastal Plan update, HUD audit of Housing Dept.; Investment activity report; Prison labor for landscaping?  (Wastewater fee increase on agenda- not discussed).     Name Date Duration Agenda Minutes Video City Council Meeting September 23, 2014 05h […]