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Santa Paula Firefighters in Wisconsin for purchase of new Fire Engine

Santa Paula Firefighters in Wisconsin for purchase of new Fire Engine

They’re checking out the design of the new fire engine.  In a city that is proposing a new sales tax to retain firefighters once the Safety Grant expires this fall, along with hiring more police, this a huge expense. However, with the current equipment aging, Fire Chief Richard Araiza hopes to improve his department’s capabilities. […]

Central American Newspapers Encouraging Minors to Enter US Illegally–Mentions a Naval Base in California

Central American Newspapers Encouraging Minors to Enter US Illegally–Mentions a Naval Base in California

Thousands of illegal immigrants flooding the U.S.-Mexico border are overwhelming federal resources and facilities. Word-of-mouth and news reports that U.S. Border Patrol agents are giving perceived amnesty to children migrants has apparently spread in Central America and may be prompting more hopefuls to make the dangerous journey north.  La Prensa, a popular newspaper in Honduras with a circulation […]

Ventura: Motorcyclist swerves into traffic lane causing serious injury

Ventura: Motorcyclist swerves into traffic lane causing serious injury

Multiple Vehicle Accident, Darling Rd. and Wells Rd. in Ventura

Multiple Vehicle Accident, Darling Rd. and Wells Rd. in Ventura

Simi Valley Police participate and score in competition

Simi Valley Police participate and score in competition

Simi Valley Council creates committee to study having opening prayers at their meetings

Simi Valley Council creates committee to study having opening prayers at their meetings

By Debra Tash At their June 9th meeting the Simi Valley City Council  passed a resolution creating  a Tourism Marketing District.  Overnight stays in the city’s hotels will be assessed 2% of the total bill to fund the District as it markets the area as a tourist destination.  The acting city attorney, Sonia Hehir, informed […]

Local authorities unaware of plans to house illegal immigrants at Naval Base Ventura County

Local authorities unaware of plans to house illegal immigrants at Naval Base Ventura County

By George Miller Sources claim that the Commander of Naval Base Ventura County did not inform City of Port Hueneme City Officials of plans to house hundreds of illegal immigrant children on base. This is being done by the U.S.  Dept of Health and Human Services. It is possible that the children will be sent […]

Boxer, Feinstein, Capps, introduce firearms confiscation legislation

Boxer, Feinstein, Capps, introduce firearms confiscation legislation

Senators Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), viagra order together with Representative Lois Capps (D-CA-Santa Barbara), generic are pushing legislation to allow families to petition a court to bar a “dangerous” individual from buying a gun and confiscate any guns said individual owns. The legislation is entitled, “The Pause for Safety Act.” According to […]

Fox Canyon Groundwater Management Agency (most of Ventura County) solicits your input

Fox Canyon Groundwater Management Agency (most of Ventura County) solicits your input

Water supply is an existential issue and needs your attention & input …. . Greetings, FCGMA_Draft_List_of_Issues_Table (click and download) is compiled from stakeholders and Agency staff and presented to the FCGMA Board at the May 28, 2014 regular Board meeting. The Board directed staff to release this draft list for public input. Following public input, staff […]

Westlake Plaza’s Renovation–Upscale Eateries and Oak Tree removals

Westlake Plaza’s Renovation–Upscale Eateries and Oak Tree removals

By Daniel Gelman Westlake Plaza,(anchored by Sprouts Market), and the adjacent Gelsons and Vons shopping centers are undergoing extensive renovation construction. This is the town’s original shopping area developed in the late 1960’s at the corner of Westlake Blvd. and Agoura Rd. on the Ventura County side of town. Officially, it is in the City […]