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  • Peers welcome new Ventura County Superior Court judge
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 05:00:15 GMT
    JOSEPH A. GARCIA/THE STAR F. Dino Inumerable is administered the oath as Ventura County Superior Court judge by Judge Bruce A. Young on Friday at the Hall of Justice in Ventura....
  • Ventura College Faculty Share Research Findings at Colloquium
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 03:32:51 GMT
    Apr. 18, 2014 - VENTURA, Calif. -- Six Ventura College faculty members from a wide range of academic disciplines will showcase their latest research findings at the school's inaugural faculty colloquium....
  • Ventura College Holds First-Ever Faculty Colloquium
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 03:00:55 GMT
    This story is contributed by a member of the Ventura community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Ventura County Star Six Ventura College faculty members from a wide range of academic disciplines will showcase their latest research findings at the school's inaugural faculty colloquium....
  • Marketing Workshop for Dramatic Business Growth Comes to Westlake Village
    published on Sat, 19 Apr 2014 03:00:42 GMT
    This story is contributed by a member of the Ventura community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Ventura County Star A workshop series teaching breakthrough methods for entrepreneurs and others to learn how to position their company, products, or service for dramatic growth will be held in Westlake Village, CA, in the months of May and ... (more)...
  • Youth signups
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:05:00 GMT
    SEASIDE TOURNAMENT: This is the last week to register for the 17th annual tournament April 26-27 in Ventura gyms....
  • Pa Ventura column
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:57:54 GMT
    By voting yes to repair Simi Elementary School and no to closing it down, trustees with the Simi Valley Unified School District did the popular thing among parents with children at the school - leaving only the question of whom to lay off to pay for the repairs that could top $4 million....
  • Citi Foundation Commits $50,000 to Support 'WEV en Espanol' Program
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:56:07 GMT
    Marsha Bailey, center, founder and CEO of Women's Economic Ventures, receives a $50,000 check for the WEV en Espanol Program from Rashi Kallur, vice president of Citi community development, and Ray Torres, branch manager/vice president of the Santa Barbara Citibank branch....
  • VCCF to make grants for veterans, healthy-eating programs
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:03:51 GMT
    This story is contributed by a member of the Ventura community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Ventura County Star The Ventura County Community Foundation is accepting proposals to fund local organizations that provide services to veterans and to those that deliver educational programs on healthy eating and exercise....
  • Ventura County Community Foundation to honor dedicated community leaders
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:03:32 GMT
    This story is contributed by a member of the Ventura community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Ventura County Star The Ventura County Community Foundation will recognize five individuals and two organizations at its Fourth Annual Community Leadership Awards at the Los Robles Greens Golf Course on April 22.The Community Leadership Awards ... (more)...
  • Ventura students hope their answer to turbine keeps blowing from the wind
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:54:16 GMT
    CHUCK KIRMAN/THE STAR Peyton Erickson and Nicholas Burdick work on a vertical wind turbine in their science class at De Anza Academy of Technology and the Arts....
  • Wills-Rice Canyon Birding & Nature Hike
    published on Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:03:09 GMT
    This story is contributed by a member of the Ventura community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Ventura County Star The Ojai Valley Land Conservancy is hosting a bird and nature hike at the Ventura River Preserve on Saturday April 26th at 8:30 AM....
  • Picks of the Week - Happenings
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:40:44 GMT
    MORE THAN HONEY 7 p.m. A documentary on the worldwide threat to bees, followed by a discussion with a pollination ecologist from CSU Channel Islands....
  • Everything green
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:37:59 GMT
    It's easy to look around and assume that our local government, businesses, even our neighbors aren't doing much to make our planet a better place to be....
  • In Fillmore, new superintendent announced; high school principal out
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 02:40:00 GMT
    FILE Photo: "If you give respect, you get respect," Hueneme High Principal Adrian Palazuelos said of the way he relates to students....
  • Free YMCA "Healthy Kids Day" April 26 at The Oaks
    published on Thu, 17 Apr 2014 05:56:45 GMT
    This story is contributed by a member of the Ventura community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Ventura County Star Kids can take part in free games and activities at the April 26 Healthy Kids' Day at The Oaks sponsored by the Conejo YMCA and the Miller Family YMCA of Newbury Park....
  • In Fillmore, new superintendent announced, high school principal out
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:44:07 GMT
    The Fillmore School Board Tuesday selected a Ventura native to lead the district....
  • Big screen extra stars in Whidbey Playhouse's '1776'
    published on Sat, 05 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Duran, a 31-year-old actor from Oak Harbor, got small parts in four feature films shot in the Puget Sound area last year....
  • Volunteers Needed for Conejo Valley Days' Special Kids Day
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 01:05:23 GMT
    This story is contributed by a member of the Ventura community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Ventura County Star Volunteers are needed for Conejo Valley Days' Special Kids Day, Friday, May 9 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Kids with special needs will be able to enjoy the fun and excitement of the 58th annual Conejo Valley Days with the ... (more)...
  • 200 Scholarships to be Awarded by Ventura College Foundation
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 01:05:00 GMT
    This story is contributed by a member of the Ventura community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Ventura County Star The Ventura College Foundation is awarding $300,000 in scholarships to nearly 200 Ventura College students in May. The Foundation received over 400 applications for the scholarships, which range from $500 to $9,000 and ... (more)...
  • Local PTA Helps International Nonprofit
    published on Wed, 16 Apr 2014 01:03:21 GMT
    Apr. 15, 2014 - SANTA CLARITA, Calif. -- GOCARE, Inc., a nonprofit organization that focuses education for youth and adults in the most poverty stricken communities of Pantanal Nicaragua....