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Trump to make first trip as president to defiant California

Trump to make first trip as president to defiant California

US President Donald Trump is heading to California, a state at the forefront of resistance to his anti-immigration agenda, for what is almost certain to be a contentious trip. Trump’s first trip t California as president, on Tuesday, comes at a time of high tensions between his Republican administration and the Democratic-leaning most populous US […]

Members of local family granted audience with the Pope

Members of local family granted audience with the Pope

By Gloria Massey-Chinea GOD Is GREAT!!!! HE always is! The Shawver Chinea visit to Italy has culminated in having a audience with Pope Francis for Sofia Rose Shawver Chinea, our oldest grandchild. She had made a drawing for the Pope and was selected to be closer to him! Look at the pictures… it’s a story […]

Oxnard Swiftboated

Oxnard Swiftboated

By George Miller A Viet Nam era navy patrol boat, PCF 816 (Patrol Craft Fast), popularly known as a “SwiftBoat,” visited the Maritime Museum in Channel Islands Harbor last month. She is owned, maintained and operated by the San Diego Maritime Museum. These boats carried 50 caliber machine guns, plus an 81 mm mortar launcher, M16 […]

America’s Cup Tour replica yacht hosts visitors in Channel Islands Harbor

America’s Cup Tour replica yacht hosts visitors in Channel Islands Harbor

By George Miller Visitors were all over the replica yacht America, built in 1995, on Wednesday morning and afternoon at the tony Pacific Corinthian Yacht Club. This stop in Channel Islands Harbor is only one the America’s Cup Tour, undertaken to build enthusiasm and support for the America’s Cup campaign and 2017 competition in Bermuda. America […]

First America’s Cup winning boat replica awaits your visit Wednesday

First America’s Cup winning boat replica awaits your visit Wednesday

By George Miller The  America, a beautiful replica of the boat that gave The America’s Cup its name, is at the visitor’s dock at Pacific Corinthian Yacht Club as this is being written.  She will be available for your inspection on Wednesday, July 15.  There will be tours, a ride aboard and a dinner event (see […]

136′ superyacht Lagniappe visits Channel Islands Harbor

136′ superyacht Lagniappe visits Channel Islands Harbor

By George Miller The “Superyacht” Lagniappe, pill registered in Bikini. MI, and is now visiting Channel Islands Harbor. She is berthed at Peninsula Park on Peninsula Rd., malady Oxnard, CA The harbor can accommodate a few such craft and is able to provide support services, has nearby hotels (not that any would be needed for Lagniappe […]