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  • Lowell Steward dies at 95; decorated WWII Tuskegee Airman
    published on Mon, 22 Dec 2014 02:18:40 GMT
    Lowell Steward at his home in Oxnard in 2012 when he was 92. Steward flew more than 100 combat missions in Europe during WWII and earned a Distinguished Flying Cross for his service with the Tuskegee Airmen. Lowell Steward at his home in Oxnard in 2012 when he was 92. Steward flew more than 100 combat missions in Europe during WWII and earned a Distinguished Flying Cross for his service with the Tuskegee Airmen....
  • Lowell Steward, 1919-2014
    published on Sat, 20 Dec 2014 06:00:00 GMT
    He was 95. His son, Lowell Jr., said Steward died of natural causes, "peacefully, with his family around him." ). He was a star on the 1940-41 Gaucho basketball team that won 20 games and captain of the 1941-42 team....
  • Temecula firm specializes in human body donations for research, medical uses
    published on Fri, 19 Dec 2014 01:09:19 GMT
    A firm that has operated quietly in Temecula for the past four years has tapped the growing demand for human bodies for research, training, and other medical uses. "It did kind of grow out of that," said Peter Hamilton, vice president of California operations for Research For Life....
  • SPPD: Sun probable factor in crash that kills Harvard Blvd. pedestrian
    published on Fri, 12 Dec 2014 05:00:00 GMT
    An 87-year-old Santa Paulan was struck and killed Tuesday afternoon that in years past has been the site of another fatal crash. Earl Howard died of blunt force trauma after he and his motorized wheelchair were struck about 4:15 p.m. in the West Harvard Boulevard crosswalk at Laurie Lane....
  • Who's on First?
    published on Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:44:22 GMT
    It was a little over three years ago that Ventura-based boxer Victor Ortiz stepped into the ring at a sold-out MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas to face arguably the best fighter on the planet, Floyd Mayweather. Since that bizarre night, Ortiz's boxing career has been a downward spiral of epic proportions....
  • Malibua s Caroline Pietrzyk spearheads 2014 Daily News All-Area Cross Country
    published on Wed, 17 Dec 2014 07:55:19 GMT
    From the opening gun to the final podium ceremony at the Foot Locker Nationals, Pietrzyk threw down an impressive gauntlet and put together a run for the ages. It began with a strong second-place effort at the Seaside Invitational in Ventura....
  • Boys' basketball: Matt Hauser lifts Thousand Oaks to win over Westlake
    published on Sat, 13 Dec 2014 07:04:00 GMT
    Santa Clara-bound Matt Hauser scored 28 points, including the game-winning basket, to lift Thousand Oaks past Westlake, 68-67, in a semifinal game of the Ventura County Classic on Friday night. The Lancers will face Viewpoint in Saturday's 8 p.m. final at Royal....
  • Boys' basketball: Ventura County Classic continues
    published on Tue, 09 Dec 2014 20:42:00 GMT
    At Camarillo, Dos Pueblos is playing Oxnard at 5:30 p.m. with Camarillo facing Westlake at 7 p.m. At Ventura, Canyon is facing St. Bonaventure at 5:30 p.m. and Ventura is taking on Newbury Park at 7 p.m....
  • Palos Verdes defense made the difference in the second half
    published on Sat, 06 Dec 2014 08:34:41 GMT
    Ventura's Tyler Peralta #34 dives in to the end zone for a touchdown during their CIF-SS Western Division football final against Palos Verdes at Ventura High School Friday December 5, 2014. Trailing 12 points at halftime, Palos Verdes knew it needed to readjust its focus during Friday night's CIF Southern Section Western Division championship game....
  • Palos Verdes football team comes from behind to capture CIF title
    published on Fri, 05 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    Palos Verdes quarterback Steven Delcarson #8 looks to avoid the tackle of VenturaþÄôs Anthony Thompson #21 during their CIF-SS Western Division football final at Ventura High School Friday December 5, 2014. VENTURA >> Steven Delcarson took a knee on the last snap, hurled the ball in the air and the celebration began for the Palos Verdes football team, which pulled off an improbable second-half comeback to defeat Ventura 32-24 in the CIF Southern Section Western Divisio...
  • Joseph Yanchak
    published on Fri, 05 Dec 2014 19:38:19 GMT
    He is survived by his beautiful bride of 59 years, Shirley Yanchak who was by his side for many adventures throughout life. He is also survived by daughter, Mary Frances Joseph and her husband, Ed of Wellsburg; son, Joe, Jr. and wife K'Ann of Ventura, CA; son, George and wife Margaret of Morgantown; son, Frank and wife, Kristen of Gahanna, OH and son, Mike of Windsor Heights....
  • Biz Buzz
    published on Thu, 04 Dec 2014 14:04:38 GMT
    Opening Chili Peppers Mexican Restaurant and Seafood has opened and is under new ownership at 4421 Las Posas Road, #E, in Camarillo. The restaurant serves fresh seafood dishes and other traditional Mexican favorites in a cozy ambience....
  • Note Worthy
    published on Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:47:53 GMT
    Venues come and venues go. It's been a solid year since Zoey's closed, and even though owners Steve and Polly Hoganson are using Bombay to showcase up-and-coming artists, that particular gap still remains....
  • After 36 Years in Prison, Ventura Man's Murder Conviction Overturned
    published on Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:36:37 GMT
    Michael Hanline holds his wife, Sandee Hanline, upon his release from custody Monday in Ventura. Michael Hanline's 1980 murder conviction was recently vacated....
  • JC Football: RCC pulls away to advance in state playoffs
    published on Sat, 22 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    RIVERSIDE A A " Riverside City College and Ventura College have a limited postseason history A A " who remembers RCCA A A s victory over VC in the 1935 Southern California championship game? A A " but SaturdayA A A s National Bowl matchup could be one for the history books. After a wild first half featuring two kicks returned for touchdowns by Ventura, a 60-yard fumble return for a touchdown by RCC and two late scores by the Pirates to keep the game close, the Tigers finally pulled away in the s...
  • Redondo routed by Ventura; Palos Verdes and West advance in CIF Western Division football playoffs
    published on Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:07:59 GMT
    Redondo's football season ended on a sour note Friday when mistakes led to a 49-8 thumping by visiting Ventura in a quarterfinal game of the CIF Southern Section Western Division playoffs. Ventura scored on the first offensive play of the game and things went downhill from there for the Sea Hawks....