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As Comment Period Enters Final Week, Opposition to Logging Project Tops 10,000 Comments

As Comment Period Enters Final Week, Opposition to Logging Project Tops 10,000 Comments

Chumash tribes, local businesses, organizations, and elected officials join thousands of community members speaking out for Pine Mountain Ridge. Ojai, CA — Opposition builds at the approach of the August 14 deadline for the public to comment on the Forest Service’s proposal to log trees and grind up chaparral along six miles of the prominent […]

Pro Choice vs Life in Ventura County

Pro Choice vs Life in Ventura County

By George Miller and Deborah Baber Savalla This article contains both news and opinions   For years, we have seen or heard of protests of Planned Parenthood and abortion, usually held near the Ventura County Government Center and down nearby Ralston Street outside the Planned Parenthood office. There are sometimes just a few people. Occasionally […]

HOT News from the Oxnard Salsa Festival

HOT News from the Oxnard Salsa Festival

The Oxnard Salsa Festival is pleased to announce the winners and the total amount of money raised for the 2016 ‘Dancing with our Community Stars Dance Contest & Charity Fundraiser’.   This year’s competition included an All-Star line-up in celebration of the 10 year anniversary. The 2016 competition resulted in a grand total of $100,391 for […]

Salsa Festival performers recognized

Salsa Festival performers recognized

By Janis Flippen Editor’s note: We recognized the Oxnard Salsa Festival taste test winners this week. However, there were dozens and dozens of performers on stage at last week’s event, who also deserve recognition. Festival publicity agent Janis Flippen took on that task for us, as follows, below. We want to again thank Oxnard Downtowners for putting on […]