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  • Keeping the Promise Alive for Ventura College Students
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:14:56 GMT
    PRLog - Oct. 23, 2014 - VENTURA, Calif. -- Ventura, Calif. - More than 1,100 Ventura County high school graduates will attend their first year of Ventura College free of charge, thanks to the Ventura College Promise, a revolutionary grant program launched in 2006 by the Ventura College Foundation....
  • Picks of the Week - Happenings
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:08:47 GMT
    THE CAPITOL STEPS Thursday, Oct. 23, 7:30 p.m. The Capitol Steps plan to bring down the house and Senate with their unique blend of music and political comedy. Each show consists of tasteful lampooning guaranteed to leave both sides of the political spectrum laughing....
  • In Brief
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:05:49 GMT
    Water Conservation Summit this Saturday Assemblyman Das Williams, D-Carpinteria, in partnership with Ventura Water, the City of Ventura, and the Ventura Chamber of Commerce, will be hosting a Water Conservation Summit on Saturday, Oct. 25, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Ventura City Hall. The event will include presentations and panel discussions with educators, innovators and government officials as they discuss water conservation efforts, the current status of our water, and the importance of conserving fo...
  • EUCAP Nestor Train 30 Somali Coast Guards
    published on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:35:22 GMT
    On 21 October, the European Union's Maritime Capacity Building Mission in the Horn of Africa and Western Indian Ocean celebrated the successful completion of a two month Mentoring, Teaching and Training programme for thirty young officers of the Somaliland Coast Guard in Berbera from Hargeisa, Berbera and Zeyla, Mait and Las Qoray. The ceremony took place at the Coast Guard Headquarters in the presence of dignitaries from Somaliland, as well as representatives of the European Union....
  • Georgia Delegation visit Naval Academy "NYVaptsarov"
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:55:05 GMT
    From 15 to 17oktomvri 2014. Naval Academy "N. Vaptzarov "hosted a delegation from Georgia led by prof....
  • It's All About the Music
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    "You're gonna want to put in earplugs for this," the teens told me before two of them launched into a song of their own creation that featured crunchy guitar licks and hard-hitting drum patterns. It was infectious rock 'n' roll, and those of us listening bobbed our heads and tapped our feet to the driving beat....
  • DUDE. be nice Apparel Startup Inspires Teens to "Random Acts of...
    published on Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:30:07 GMT
    The DUDE. be nice project is a platform to inspire young people to build a positive community by recognizing a person or group in a fun and creative way....
  • New Standard for LNG Cargo Containment Systems
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:25:23 GMT
    Ti Group provided the insulation systems for six Sayaendo-design 150,000 cubic meter capacity LNG carriers under construction at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries in Japan for NYK/MOL and K-Line. Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions said it has successfully completing the gas trial for the first LNG carrier built to a Boil Off Rate of 0.08% per day....
  • NMRA Awards Scholarship to Yacht Design Students
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:24:57 GMT
    The National Marine Representatives Association awarded two scholarships to students pursuing careers in the field. Noah Luff of Ventura, California is one of the recipients of the association's $500 scholarship....
  • Conference to Shine a Light on Our Community's Foster Children
    published on Fri, 17 Oct 2014 18:34:04 GMT
    PRLog - Oct. 17, 2014 - VENTURA, Calif. -- Miracles happen when an adult becomes a lifetime parent for a foster child....
  • Exhibit of Student Art & Poetry Contest Winners
    published on Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:54:34 GMT
    The winning entries from this year's California Coastal Art &Poetry Contest will be on display through Sunday, November 9,2014, at Channel Islands National Park. Kindergarten through high school students from throughout the state participate in this contest, which is sponsored by the California Coastal Commission each year....
  • Prices Slashed on New and Improved 2015 Hospitalist and Emergency Procedures Courses
    published on Fri, 17 Oct 2014 03:50:16 GMT
    Hospital Procedures Consultants has revamped our 2015 Hospital Procedures CME courses based on your feedback. All of our classes are now 100% hands-on procedural skills lab training with course didactics viewed through 17 online modules in advance....
  • CATA Administrator Night 2014
    published on Wed, 08 Oct 2014 03:00:00 GMT
    The annual California Agriculture Teacher's Association Administrator Night was held Monday, September 29th at the Agriculture Museum in Santa Paula. The event was established in order to acquaint administrators, counselors, teachers, school board members, community members & agriculture advisory committee members with other high school agriculture programs in our county....
  • Ventura County Sustainability Exchange Hosts Exclusive One-Stop- Shop Sustainability Event
    published on Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:07:05 GMT
    In conjunction with this year's PMA Fresh Summit, the growers and distributors of Ventura County are inviting fresh produce industry members into their backyards for the Ventura County Sustainability Exchange. This unique collaborative event brings together top growers from throughout the region to put Ventura County on the map and show the industry why it is the one-stop-shop for sustainably grown produce....
  • Resource Conservation District to honor Ventura County farmers
    published on Wed, 15 Oct 2014 21:02:59 GMT
    PRLog - Oct. 15, 2014 - VENTURA, Calif. -- On Wednesday, Nov. 12, Ventura County's agricultural leaders and industry supporters will gather together to honor local farmers who have exhibited excellence in stewardship, sustainability, leadership and care for Ventura County's unique natural resources during the 2014 Ventura County Excellence in Agricultural Stewardship and Sustainability Awards.The Resource Conservation District of Ventura County and FOOD Share will announce the winner of the pres...
  • Carpinteria City Council Endorses Measure P, Measure U
    published on Tue, 14 Oct 2014 22:37:57 GMT
    On Monday night, crowds packed the room at the Carpinteria City Council meeting as the council debated taking a position on two ballot measures - Measure U, a school bond initiative, and Measure P, the Healthy Air & Water Initiative to ban fracking and other high-intensity oil production in the county. Most of the speakers and attendees were there for Measure P. Carpinteria businessman Jim Taylor made the case for Measure P, saying, "Measure P made the ballot because the people of Santa Barb...
  • SC surfer Shaun Burns in confirmed field for 2014 O'Neill Coldwater Classic
    published on Tue, 14 Oct 2014 06:12:54 GMT
    Santa Cruz surfer Shaun Burns uses local knowledge to shred his way to victory during his first-round heat against Corey Arrambide in the 2013 O'Neill Coldwater Classic Invitational. Santa Cruz surfer Shaun Burns slices during his first-round victory at the 2013 O'Neill Coldwater Classic Invitational....
  • Making 9-1-1 Work For You, Things Parents Need to Know
    published on Mon, 13 Oct 2014 23:50:23 GMT
    There are many things a parent can do to ensure their family's safety. Adequately preparing your home and teaching children how to use 9-1-1 properly from an early age may, one day, save a life....
  • Amanda Bynes Checks Into Rehab
    published on Fri, 10 Oct 2014 23:10:00 GMT
    After a series of worrying public displays and a Twitter rant in which she lashed out at her father, Amanda Bynes has checked into rehab in Los Angeles. The troubled star, who boarded a flight from New York to L.A. on Friday, was admitted to a treatment center shortly after touching down in California, PEOPLE has confirmed....
  • Powersoft Launches Armonia Pro Audio Suitea 2.5.0
    published on Thu, 09 Oct 2014 19:28:14 GMT
    PRLog - Oct. 9, 2014 - VENTURA, Calif. -- Powersoft, a world-leading manufacturer of professional power amplifiers, announced the launch of ArmonA a Pro Audio Suite 2.5.0a ....