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September Meeting – Ventura County Garden Club – The Life Cycle of Bees

September Meeting – Ventura County Garden Club – The Life Cycle of  Bees

The next Ventura County Garden Club regular meeting will be on Wednesday, September 4th (2019) at St. Paul’s Episcopal & Emmanuel Church, 117 N. 7th Street, in Santa Paula. The general meeting will begin at 12:30 p.m., followed with a presentation by Roberta Cordell, on the subject of “Bee-Keeping” and “The Life Cycle of  Bees”.  […]

The Most Underreported Stories of the Week [VIDEO]

The Most Underreported Stories of the Week [VIDEO]

Stephanie Hamill | Video Columnist  This week the news was all about Judge Brett Kavanaugh and the women accusing him of sexual misconduct from 30-plus years ago. But there are a lot of other things going on that got swept under the rug that are definitely worth talking about. Some of the stories I […]

Start Your Fall California Garden in September

Start Your Fall California Garden in September

Oxnard, Calif.—September is the time to plant cool weather vegetables and flowers as well as perform fall maintenance around the yard, says Agromin, an Oxnard-based manufacturer of earth-friendly compost products made from organic material collected from more than 200 California cities including those in Ventura County. Plant Cool Season Vegetables: Plant such vegetables as broccoli, […]

September is California Pedestrian Safety Month

September is California Pedestrian Safety Month

The California Office of Traffic Safety is again announcing that September is “California Pedestrian Safety Month” which began last year in response to the rising number of pedestrians being killed and injured on California roadways. The Ventura Police Department will be joining with other law enforcement agencies, city and state transportation agencies, pedestrian advocates and […]

Community: Make a Plan in September During National Preparedness Month

Community: Make a Plan in September During National Preparedness Month

The month of September is National Preparedness Month each year. This year’s theme is “Disasters Don’t Plan Ahead. You Can.” In addition to the overarching theme for the month, each week has a theme highlighting different preparedness actions. The City of Simi Valley’s Office of Emergency Services plans to forward the weekly theme message to […]

September Events at California Lutheran University

September Events at California Lutheran University

September Events at California Lutheran University 60 W. Olsen Road, Thousand Oaks Shakespeare: A Celebration Though Thursday, Sept. 28 Kwan Fong Gallery of Art and Culture William Shakespeare-inspired art will be exhibited this summer at California Lutheran University while the annual Kingsmen Shakespeare Festival takes place on the Thousand Oaks campus. “Shakespeare: A Celebration” will be […]

Did you forget Citizenship Day:  Sept. 17th?

Did you forget Citizenship Day:  Sept. 17th?

By Michael Hernandez As I navigated closed Oxnard Streets around Park Plaza where the celebration for Fiesta Patrias was taking place (Sept. 15, 17, 18) in honor of Mexican Independence Day—I wondered if anybody else besides me had forgotten to observe Citizenship Day or Constitution Day which is normally observed Sept. 17th? Constitution Day is […]

Gardeners Need to Prepare For Hot Weather, Dry Winds in September

Gardeners Need to Prepare For Hot Weather, Dry Winds in September

While most of the nation begins to see cooler weather in September, southern California is often faced with hot, dry Santa Ana winds that make it a challenge to keep a garden green, hydrated and producing, says Agromin, an Oxnard-based manufacturer of earth-friendly compost products made from organic material collected from more than 50 California […]