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Mayor John Zaragoza Issues Proclamation Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month In Oxnard

Mayor John Zaragoza Issues Proclamation Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month In Oxnard

OXNARD, Calif. – On Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021, Mayor John Zaragoza issued a proclamation celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month in Oxnard during the regularly scheduled City Council meeting.  From Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, cities nationwide recognize the cultures and contributions of the Hispanic community while also celebrating the independence days of several Latin American countries. […]

Red Cross Offers Earthquake Safety Tips Following Yesterday’s Earthquake

Red Cross Offers Earthquake Safety Tips Following Yesterday’s Earthquake

HOW TO GET PREPARED Help keep your family safe by taking three actions to: 1) Get a Kit. 2) Make a Plan. 3) Be Informed. First, build your emergency kit with a gallon of water per person, per day, non-perishable food, a flashlight, battery-powered radio, first aid kit, medications, supplies for infants or pets, a multi-purpose tool, personal […]

11.8% Of California Residents Live In Poverty

11.8% Of California Residents Live In Poverty

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. government has pumped unprecedented amounts of financial relief to American households to stave off potential economic disaster. From the expansions of social safety net programs like unemployment insurance and food stamps to multiple rounds of direct payments, Congress’s multiple relief packages over the last year have helped put many […]

Tickets! Tickets! Tickets!

Tickets! Tickets! Tickets!

All-inclusive admission tickets grant attendees sips and samples from a wide variety of Santa Barbara and Ventura County’s finest restaurants, caterers, bakeries, specialty shops, wineries and breweries! Each guest will receive a commemorative bag, tray and glass upon entry to use as you sample your way through the festival, peruse silent auction items, and enjoy […]

Port of Hueneme Distributes Food and Grocery Carts

Port of Hueneme Distributes Food and Grocery Carts

Collaboration with Southwinds Neighborhood at 45th Community Event In the nearly one year since the pandemic was declared in March 2020, the people most directly affected in South Oxnard have been farmworkers and their families – food access is critical for those whose jobs and health have been impacted. Many efforts have sprouted to help […]

La Dolce Vita Anniversary Take Out Delicious 🍝🍷

La Dolce Vita Anniversary Take Out Delicious  🍝🍷

  Food and Bar News • February 2021 • 805-486-6878 15 Year Anniversary at Heritage Square The Sweet Life La Dolce Vita 1901 is celebrating 15 Years at Heritage Square.   “This restaurant, started by my mother, Gerry Moreno, at our Hollywood Beach location included two locations until we moved to Heritage Square. La Dolce […]

Will you begin the holidays by helping hungry people?

Will you begin the holidays by helping hungry people?

This year at the Ventura County Rescue Mission, we’ll be serving up turkey and all the fixin’s, along with a delicious pumpkin pie, to homeless and hurting men, women, and their children. COVID protocols will be followed, and to-go meals will even be offered at other sites all over the county. For some, this will […]

Bananas – Friend or Foe?

Bananas – Friend or Foe?

    By Naomi Fisher    Question: Are bananas capable of transmitting diseases to humans? Concern: We are more than 60% identically, genetically related to Bananas. When I was unable to find a job as a secretary I took jobs as waitress. In each restaurant I worked I developed a following because of my beautifully unique […]

The Best Ice Cream Is Homemade

The Best Ice Cream Is Homemade

BY BELINDA HULIN CRISSMAN Blame it on my grandmother. A countrywoman with limited formal education, she nevertheless knew how to take a five-year-old into her confidence and turn a simple treat into a clandestine culinary adventure.  She waited until my toddler brothers had fallen asleep in one of the farmhouse bedrooms. Then she put her finger […]

Del Monte Rises Up to Feed Our Community

Del Monte Rises Up to Feed Our Community

Del Monte Fresh Produce (Del Monte), a top fresh fruit and produce customer at the Port of Hueneme, delivered a full truck load of fresh fruit to the City of Oxnard, helping those in need during the COVID-19 crisis. “The Port couldn’t be more proud to see our customers stepping up to meet the needs […]