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Popular new Oxnard Police Chief sworn in

Popular new Oxnard Police Chief sworn in

By Dan Pinedo and George Miller Former Oxnard Assistant Police Chief and Assistant City Manager Scott Whitney was sworn in as Oxnard’s new Police Chief, in a festive and emotional ceremony on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 City Council meeting. Whitney, a native Oxnard resident, has more than 20 years of police work, as an Officer, Commander and […]

Oxnard celebrates Veterans’ Day

Oxnard celebrates Veterans’ Day

By George Miller  Oxnard’s Veteran’s Day celebration featured a “Honor Walk” parade from City Hall to Plaza Park for a memorial and celebration of our veterans. Donuts, coffee and hot dogs were served by the Oxnard Elks. Veterans from all wars since WWII were there for honors. Various government officials attended or participated,  such as […]

Oxnard to celebrate Veterans’ Day- 11-11-15 Please come

Oxnard to celebrate Veterans’ Day- 11-11-15 Please come

By George Miller and Daniel Martinez Oxnard’s Veteran’s Day celebration will again feature a parade from Cit y Hall to Plaza Park for a memorial and celebration of our veterans. Last years, Veterans from all wars since WWII were there for honors. Officials honor veterans on 11-11-14, in front of Oxnard Veterans Memorial at Plaza […]

It’s Veteran’s Day in Oxnard

It’s Veteran’s Day in Oxnard

By George Miller This year, Veteran’s Day was observed differently in Oxnard. The City added  a flag raising and speeches at city hall, then everyone marched (described as an “honor walk”) down to the Plaza Park ceremonies, to the accompanyment of High School bands, a veteran’s American Legion Riders motorcycle group and several local organizations. For […]