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Cultural Relations Commission Accepting Nominations For 2021 Community Recognition Awards Program

Cultural Relations Commission Accepting Nominations For 2021 Community Recognition Awards Program

Oxnard, Calif. – The City’s Community Relations Commission (CRC) announces that nominations are now being accepted for the 2021 Community Recognition Awards Program. Since 1989 the CRC awards program has recognized deserving individuals and groups that have furthered human relations in the Oxnard community. “Going through 2020 and heading into 2021, a year full of […]

YOUNG ARTISTS ENSEMBLE PRESENTS | A CHRISTMAS CAROL

YOUNG ARTISTS ENSEMBLE PRESENTS | A CHRISTMAS CAROL

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – Young Artists Ensemble presents A CHRISTMAS CAROL directed by Georgeanne Lees November 5 – 21, 2021 in the Theatre on the Hill at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive in Thousand Oaks, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm and Saturdays and Sundays at 2:00 pm.  Ebenezer Scrooge […]

Oxnard, CA | Cultural Relations Commission Accepting Nominations For 2021 Community Recognition Awards Program

Oxnard, CA | Cultural Relations Commission Accepting Nominations For 2021 Community Recognition Awards Program

Oxnard, Calif. – The City’s Community Relations Commission (CRC) announces that nominations are now being accepted for the 2021 Community Recognition Awards Program. Since 1989 the CRC awards program has recognized deserving individuals and groups that have furthered human relations in the Oxnard community. “Going through 2020 and heading into 2021, a year full of […]

Ventura, CA | County Board Of Supervisors Provides $70 Million In 4 Rounds Of Business Assistance Grants

Ventura, CA | County Board Of Supervisors Provides $70 Million In 4 Rounds Of Business Assistance Grants

Ventura, CA – The County of Ventura Board of Supervisors has unanimously supported more than $70 million in Business Assistance Grants for small businesses throughout the County of Ventura since the summer of 2020. The Board received a report at Tuesday’s Board of Supervisors meeting of the latest status and the impact those funds are […]

500 Amazings And Counting: Facebook Page Celebrates Those Leading Amazing Lives In Their 70s, 80s, 90s and Beyond

500 Amazings And Counting: Facebook Page Celebrates Those Leading Amazing Lives In Their 70s, 80s, 90s and Beyond

Camarillo, Calif. (March 16, 2021)–Meet The Amazings, a Facebook page that celebrates older people leading rewarding and fulfilling lives, highlighted its 500th “Amazing” on March 15. The page features those in their 70s, 80s, 90s and beyond who are enjoying life’s later stage. The 500th Amazing is Evan Oswald,  95. After decades of creating and […]

Central Planners Send Vaccines to Places Seniors Don’t Live

Central Planners Send Vaccines to Places Seniors Don’t Live

Alan Reynolds    Vaccines for flu, pneumonia, hepatitis, and other diseases are normally purchased and distributed efficiently by private physicians, drug stores and clinics. In the case of the Covid-19 vaccine, though, governments relied on central planning and long waiting lines. Federal officials monopolized the purchase and distribution of vaccines which were sent to state […]

Seniors Now Eligible to Renew Driver’s Licenses Online or by Mail

Seniors Now Eligible to Renew Driver’s Licenses Online or by Mail

Californians age 70 and older with a noncommercial driver’s license are now eligible to renew online or by mail, eliminating the need to visit a California Department of Motor Vehicles office. Licenses with an expiration date between March 1, 2020, throughout the COVID-19 emergency are eligible. Through Executive Order, Governor Gavin Newsom has authorized the […]

‘Prisoners In Our Own Home’: Seniors Hold Coronavirus Protest Outside Nursing Home

‘Prisoners In Our Own Home’: Seniors Hold Coronavirus Protest Outside Nursing Home

By Autumn Klein A group of seniors held a protest outside of their nursing home Thursday over coronavirus restrictions preventing them from seeing their family, according to Fox News. Residents of Fairacres Manor, a Colorado nursing home and rehab facility, have been unable to physically touch their families since the start of the pandemic, according to […]

Poorest seniors were shut out of California’s coronavirus meal program

Poorest seniors were shut out of California’s coronavirus meal program

By Los Angeles Times To help elderly people at severe risk from the coronavirus, California launched the “Great Plates Delivered” program to bring meals from local restaurants to their homes. In Los Angeles, city employees swung into action to enroll seniors in need. But soon they got a seemingly contradictory message: Some seniors, they were […]

8-Year-Old Girl With Autism Bakes Hundreds of Scones for Seniors During Virus Lockdown

8-Year-Old Girl With Autism Bakes Hundreds of Scones for Seniors During Virus Lockdown

BY CATHERINE BOLTON An 8-year-old girl with autism has decided to spend her time in lockdown due to the pandemic baking scones for pensioners and vulnerable citizens, and it’s warming hearts across the globe. Eight-year-old Riah Totten’s favorite thing in the world to do is play football. But when lockdowns to slow the spread of the […]

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