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Memorial Day: Locations and times of ceremonies honoring the fallen

Memorial Day: Locations and times of ceremonies honoring the fallen

Moorpark Veterans’ Memorial:  10-11 a.m. May 26, illness Spring Road and Flinn Avenue, diagnosis Moorpark. Ojai: Libbey Bowl: Noon-2 p.m. May 26, healing Libbey Bowl, 210 S Signal St., Ojai. Santa Paula: Pierce Brothers Santa Paula Cemetery: 10:15 a.m. May 26, 380 Cemetery Road, Santa Paula. . Simi Valley: El Rancho Pioneer Cemetery: 10 a.m. […]

Cajun and Blues Festival – Big Party in Simi today and tomorrow

Cajun and Blues Festival – Big Party in Simi today and tomorrow

By George Miller details: Cajun and Blues Festival – Big Party in Simi today and tomorrow These brief clips may or may not play for you …. Download Cajun video clip: IMG_1317 Download Blues clip: IMG_1331 Download Hot Sauce by Dennis Jones clip:IMG_1311 Download Star Spangled Banner (Audio): IMG_1306   _______________________________________   George Miller is Publisher of Citizensjournal.us and […]

What offices are up for election?

What offices are up for election?

By George Miller Elections are coming very soon! (originally published May 4,2014) Sample primary ballots are being mailed out. Soon, absentee ballots will follow. About half of county voters vote with absentee ballots. Get your sample ballot now Register to vote Election District maps See our Candidates Corner section Candidate list Here’s a list of offices up […]

Santa Paula looking to hire two police officers

Santa Paula looking to hire two police officers

The Santa Paula Police Department is currently accepting applications for two lateral or academy trained police officer.  These positions will be funded by a grant. If you are interested in pursuing an exciting and rewarding career opportunity in a great organization please apply as the deadline is June 2nd. Located below is the link for […]

Congressional District 26 primary candidate debate held- with one chair empty.

Congressional District 26 primary candidate debate held- with one chair empty.

By George Miller Four impressive candidates are running for the Congressional seat currently held by Democrat Julia Brownley, a former CA State Senator from Santa Monica who moved here to run for Congress in 2012, beating Tony Strickland and shattering a decades long Republican dynasty in Ventura County after Elton Gallegly retired. The debate was […]

Beware: Mountain Lion sighted in Santa Paula

Beware: Mountain Lion sighted in Santa Paula

visual of the animal at this time. The Department of Fish and Game is responding to the location as well. Please contact the Santa Paula Police Department only if you observe the mountain lion. Thank you for your cooperation. Via VC ALERT at 8:50 am — http://www.vcalert.org/

Oxnard: We have to pass the budget so that you can find out what’s in it

Oxnard: We have to pass the budget so that you can find out what’s in it

By George Miller Similar words infuriated people on one side of the political divide and had many on the other side sadly shaking their heads in wonderment when Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi applied them to the multi-thousand page health care bill four years ago.  While they weren’t uttered at at the City Council […]

Ventura Firefighters battle blaze in duplex

Ventura Firefighters battle blaze in duplex

Ventura City Council Delays Consideration of Single-Use Carryout Bag Ordinance

Ventura City Council Delays Consideration of Single-Use Carryout Bag Ordinance

Anthony van Leeuwen Last December, the Ventura City Council voted 6 to 1 to go ahead and prepare a Single-Use Carryout Bag Ordinance and an addendum to the Environmental Impact Report (EIR) developed by the Beach Erosion Authority for Clean Oceans and Nourishment (BEACON) EIR for consideration by the City Council in six months.  On […]

Redballs Rock & Roll Pizza gets an airing at the Moorpark City Council

Redballs Rock & Roll Pizza gets an airing at the Moorpark City Council

By Debra Tash The Moorpark City Council nixed the golf tax after a review of the Moorpark Country Club’s financial statements.  The tax would give the already struggling golf course’s competitors even more of an edge. The hottest topic at the meeting, however, wasn’t even on the agenda.  And it wasn’t anything the Council could […]