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Since The US Is Springing Forward, Here’s The History Behind Daylight Saving Time

Since The US Is Springing Forward, Here’s The History Behind Daylight Saving Time

Evie Fordham | Politics and Health Care Reporter   Americans in most states are getting ready to “spring forward” and set their clocks an hour ahead Sunday, but how did daylight saving time start? Many people think that daylight saving time, abbreviated DST, can trace its roots back to founding father Benjamin Franklin. But that’s a misinterpretation […]

First Full Month of Spring Offers A Multitude of Garden Options

First Full Month of Spring Offers A Multitude of Garden Options

Oxnard, Calif.—The wet weather in March has turned everything green—a good motivator to plant an ambitious garden this spring, says Agromin, an Oxnard-based manufacturer of earth-friendly compost products made from organic material collected from more than 50 California cities including those in Ventura County. Prepare Your Garden Before Planting: For most, the gardening bug only […]

Friends and family invited to ‘hop’ over to The Collection at RiverPark for bunny photos and fun

Friends and family invited to ‘hop’ over to The Collection at RiverPark for bunny photos and fun

Hop on the bunny trail and celebrate the arrival of spring by hunting for golden eggs, taking photos with the bunny and other happenings at The Collection at RiverPark. Beginning March 22 – 31, guests of all ages are invited to search The Collection to find the coveted golden egg. Guests can redeem the golden […]

Gardeners Rejoice! Spring is Right Around the Corner

Gardeners Rejoice! Spring is Right Around the Corner

Oxnard, Calif.—Although the winter has been mild this year, there’s nothing like spring (which officially begins March 20), to kick off the planting season, says Agromin, an Oxnard-based manufacturer of earth-friendly compost products made from organic material collected from more than 50 California cities including those in Ventura County. Keep Weeds in Check: Just about […]

Plan For Spring Gardens in February

Plan For Spring Gardens in February

Oxnard, Calif.—Spring and the busy planting season are still a ways away, but mild weather in February could mean gardeners can start their outdoor activities early, says Agromin, an Oxnard-based manufacturer of earth-friendly compost products made from organic material collected from more than 50 California cities including cities in Ventura County Plant Tomatoes: Tomatoes can […]

The 27th Annual Spring Spectacular at America’s Teaching Zoo Presents “Animal Arcade,” March 25 & 26 and April 1 & 2

The 27th Annual Spring Spectacular at America’s Teaching Zoo Presents “Animal Arcade,” March 25 & 26 and April 1 & 2

America’s Teaching Zoo will host its 27th annual Spring Spectacular March 25 & 26 and April 1 & 2 on its five-acre zoo at Moorpark College (7075 Campus Road, Moorpark, CA).  The theme, “Animal Arcade,” will present video game inspired shows hosted by students, featuring some of America’s most iconic video games and characters.  This […]

With Spring Upon Us, Time To Make Garden and Landscaping Plans

With Spring Upon Us, Time To Make Garden and Landscaping Plans

Spring officially begins March 20 but there is no need to wait to start planning and planting your spring garden and landscape projects, says Agromin, an Oxnard-based manufacturer of earth-friendly compost products made from organic material collected from more than 50 California cities including those in Ventura County. Evaluate Your Soil: With the heavy rains […]

CAMARILLO HOSPICE SPRING GARDEN TOUR — SUNDAY, MAY 1, 2016

CAMARILLO HOSPICE SPRING GARDEN TOUR — SUNDAY, MAY 1, 2016

Plan now to explore Camarillo’s climate and beauty at the 20th annual Camarillo Hospice Spring Garden Tour on Sunday, May 1, from 12 to 4 PM. The self-guided tour features five private gardens in Camarillo, offering everything from Mediterranean trees to hardscaping, fruit trees to flowers, waterfalls to tranquil sitting areas and drought tolerant splendor.  […]

Easter on the Farm – Underwood Family Farm in Moorpark

Easter on the Farm – Underwood Family Farm in Moorpark

Join them for their Springtime Easter Festival! When:   Saturday, March 19 – Sunday, April 3, 2016 9:00am – 6:00pm Where:   Moorpark Location (view map) 3370 Sunset Valley Road Moorpark, CA  93021 Come celebrate Easter on the Farm with a Springtime Easter Festival at Underwood Family Farms in Moorpark from 9:00am to 6:00pm beginning on […]

Newbury Park Spring Art & Crafts Festival – March 5th and 6th

Newbury Park Spring Art & Crafts Festival – March 5th and 6th

  March 5th – 6th, 2016 10:00am – 4:00pm Borchard Community Center 190 Reino Road, Newbury Park The Annual Spring Art & Crafts Festival features more than 100 artists and craftspersons selling a variety of original art and handmade items. Also includes hands-on children’s activities, refreshments, and more. Entrance is FREE to the public and will take place […]

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