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Thousand Oaks, CA | Juveniles Arrested for Committing a Hate Crime

Thousand Oaks, CA | Juveniles Arrested for Committing a Hate Crime

Nature of Incident: Juveniles Arrested for Committing a Hate Crime Report Number: 21-124714 Location: 100 Block of N Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks Date & Time: September 19, 2021 @ 06:00 PM Unit(s) Responsible: Thousand Oaks Patrol, Thousand Oaks Investigations (S)uspects, (V)ictims,                              […]

St. John’s Regional Medical Center And St. John’s Hospital Camarillo Earn National Recognition For Efforts To Improve Stroke Treatment

St. John’s Regional Medical Center And St. John’s Hospital Camarillo Earn National Recognition For Efforts To Improve Stroke Treatment

OXNARD, CA – September 14, 2021 – Dignity Health—St. John’s Regional Medical Center (SJRMC) and St. John’s Hospital Camarillo (SJHC) have received the American Heart Association’s Gold Plus Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Quality Achievement Award for their commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines. Stroke is the […]

Property Tax Postponement Applications Now Available

Property Tax Postponement Applications Now Available

SACRAMENTO—State Controller Betty T. Yee today announced that applications for property tax deferment for the 2021-2022 tax year are now available.  California’s Property Tax Postponement (PTP) Program, administered by Controller Yee, allows homeowners who are seniors – or who are blind or have a disability – and who meet income, equity, and other requirements to […]

Community Memorial Health System Earns National Recognition For Efforts To Improve Stroke Treatment

Community Memorial Health System Earns National Recognition For Efforts To Improve Stroke Treatment

(Ventura, California) Community Memorial Health System has once again received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award for a commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines. CMHS earned the Get with The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award […]

Treasurer Chiang, Treasurer-Elect Ma, and Assemblymember Irwin Launch Major Program

Treasurer Chiang, Treasurer-Elect Ma, and Assemblymember Irwin Launch Major Program

CalABLE Frees Individuals to Deposit More and Save Money So They Can Afford the Costs of Living with a Disability Los Angeles, CA – At an event in Los Angeles, California State Treasurer John Chiang, Treasurer-elect and Board of Equalization Member Fiona Ma, State Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin (CA-44), and representatives of different stakeholder and disability […]

CA Congressman Xavier Becerra proposes short-term Social Security fix  

CA Congressman Xavier Becerra proposes short-term Social Security fix   

 Social Security’s disability trust fund will run out of money next year, the program’s trustees reported Wednesday – but a California congressman said there’s a short-term fix that would require Republicans to put aside hope of immediate and broader reform. The main retirement program, known as old age and survivors benefits, will remain solvent through […]

Kick the Can Down the Road–Social Security

Kick the Can Down the Road–Social Security

by Logan McFadden The long term solvency of the Social Security funds has been kicked down the road by Congress for several years. Now, dosage the Social Security Disability Insurance Trust Fund is running low and will dry up in 2016. Some politicians suggest cannibalizing the Old Age Trust Fund should be the immediate response. […]

A Young Man Fights for Life

A Young Man Fights for Life

By Debra Tash It should have been the best year of Jonathan Gallagher’s life.  He was 33 years old, newly married and had a good career in IT working for a bio-pharmaceutical company.  It should have been the best year of both he and his young wife’s lives–but it wasn’t.  Jon was diagnosed with Immunoglobin […]