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  • Oasis counts on Titan: Tax credits will help add 357 jobs
    published on Fri, 30 Jan 2015 14:48:59 GMT
    Thanks to corporate clients' growing demand for security solutions and $2 million in California tax credits, Oasis plans to multiply its workforce nine-fold and create 357 jobs in the next three years. Oasis Technology, a Camarillo IT firm specializing in cybersecurity, grew its workforce by 50 percent last year....
  • Annie's Mailbox: Husband wants to make wife see she drives people away
    published on Mon, 26 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    Dear Annie: My wife has a good personality and makes friends easily. The problem is, she does not keep them....
  • Cory Kruseman Made the Trip to Tulsa Oklahoma for 2015 Chili Bowl Midget Nationals
    published on Wed, 28 Jan 2015 19:17:28 GMT
    Cory Kruseman's week in Tulsa, Oklahoma for the 2015 Chili Bowl Midget Nationals began with flash photography as the team revealed a new aerodynamic body design for the #21K car In 1987 race organizers Emmet Hahn and Lanny Edwards organized a two-night race event in the Tulsa, Oklahoma metropolitan area on an indoor quarter-mile racetrack at the Tulsa Expo Raceway. The Midget Nationals received its name from the Chili Bowl Food Company who sponsored the first event nearly thirty years ago....
  • View Press Release
    published on Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:04:38 GMT
    IAH offers a range of programs focused on keeping seniors healthy in their homes. "SCAN began serving Medicare beneficiaries in Ventura County 10 years ago and over that time has earned a strong reputation as community partner and advocate for aging adults," said Chris Wing, president and CEO of SCAN, one of the nation's largest not-for-profit Medicare Advantage plans....
  • Wife's friends are easy come, easy go
    published on Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:12:46 GMT
    DEAR ANNIE: My wife has a good personality and makes friends easily. The problem is, she does not keep them....
  • My wife's bad temper chases all of her friends away
    published on Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:13:56 GMT
    Dear Annie: My wife has a good personality and makes friends easily. The problem is, she does not keep them....
  • US skier living in France dies in avalanche in the Alps
    published on Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:02:13 GMT
    A skier and mountaineer from Oregon died Friday after he was buried in an avalanche on the Italian side of Mont Blanc, the highest peak in western Europe, his sister said. Dave Rosenbarger was alive when rescuers dug him out, but died at a hospital, his sister Sarah Becker told KATU-TV ....
  • Free Senior Education Forum
    published on Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:40:47 GMT
    Ventura Council on Aging is hosting a free education forum titled Love Yourself: Mind, Body & Spirit on Wednesday, February 4th, 10:30 AM till Noon at Aegis of Ventura. Featured speakers include Erik Lande, PhD, Neuropysychologist, Jim Duran, Pastor at The River Community Church, and Camille Torgeson, Certified Health Instructor....
  • Ahoy
    published on Thu, 22 Jan 2015 15:59:54 GMT
    The historically accurate tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain have returned to Ventura County, with a shorter schedule in Oxnard. The two ships, replicas of wooden cargo ships from the mid-19th century, are used as "living history," hands-on vessels for school children and adults alike....
  • With Deft Touch, Wine Clubs Increasingly Getting to Know Their Local Members
    published on Sun, 18 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    On top of free tastings, more wineries offering wine pickup events and local perks. At Carhartt Winery & Vineyard, you can even spend the night Wine club members enjoy good drinks and fun times during wine pickup events....
  • White in California to evaluate players
    published on Sun, 18 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    Editor's note: This biweekly column by Gary White, a UEFA "A" license and The FA Elite Coaches Pro license coach, delves into concepts and best practices adopted by developing nations to efficiently groom local athletes and teams, primarily in soccer, for international success....
  • Robert Lewis Bell
    published on Fri, 16 Jan 2015 23:26:30 GMT
    He was born on June 12, 1921, to Rollo Robin Bell and Alice Surguy Bell in Ventura, Calif. He grew up in Baldwin Park, Calif., and graduated from Covina Park High School....
  • Daniel Joseph "Danny" Drinon
    published on Fri, 16 Jan 2015 23:21:02 GMT
    Daniel Joseph "Danny" Drinon, 77, of Kennebunkport, died peacefully Wednesday afternoon, January 14, 2015 at his residence. He was born in Bangor, the sixth son in a family of nine children to George W. and Katherine Drinon....
  • Northbrook Names New Fire Chief
    published on Fri, 16 Jan 2015 20:00:56 GMT
    The Village of Northbrook is pleased to announce the appointment of Jose M. Torres as the new Fire Chief of the Northbrook Fire Department. Torres was selected following a nationwide search....
  • Lynda.com stays private with $186M funding raise
    published on Fri, 16 Jan 2015 09:57:07 GMT
    Lynda.com has now raised more than four times the amount obtained by potential competitors such as Coursera or Udacity. Lynda.com CEO Eric Robison and co-founder and Executive Chair Lynda Weinman at the company's Carpinteria headquarters....
  • Lynda.com to expand with $186M private equity raise from TPG
    published on Wed, 14 Jan 2015 17:50:48 GMT
    Lynda.com CEO Eric Robison and co-founder and Executive Chair Lynda Weinman at the company's Carpinteria headquarters. Carpinteria-based Lynda.com today announced it has raised $186 milllion from a group of investors, earmarked for accelerating acquisitions, growth and new content initiatives at the online learning platform....
  • How to get help for mother
    published on Fri, 09 Jan 2015 13:24:34 GMT
    Dear Annie: My parents are getting divorced after 22 years of marriage, and it seems to be strongly affecting my mother in a terribly negative way. Mom has told me that she has contemplated suicide twice....
  • Counseling available for despondent mom
    published on Fri, 09 Jan 2015 11:33:15 GMT
    DEAR ANNIE: My parents are getting divorced after 22 years of marriage, and it seems to be strongly affecting my mother in a terribly negative way. Mom has told me that she has contemplated suicide twice....
  • My parents' divorce is having a negative affect on my mother
    published on Fri, 09 Jan 2015 08:23:06 GMT
    Dear Annie: My parents are getting divorced after 22 years of marriage, and it seems to be strongly affecting my mother in a terribly negative way. Mom has told me that she has contemplated suicide twice....
  • Four Weeks To NSD: What's The Huskers Plan To Finish The '15 Cycle Strong?
    published on Thu, 08 Jan 2015 23:01:45 GMT
    Today counts EXACTLY four weeks till National Signing Day. With the bowl game dead period ending this coming Tuesday, Mike Riley has his support staff ready and willing to salvage the 2015 recruiting cycle in a big way....