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  • Business Leaders from the Port of Hueneme, Media and Automotive Industries Scheduled for CI Talks
    published on Fri, 04 Sep 2015 18:44:32 GMT
    Business leaders from different industries will share their unique perspectives at a series of free presentations offered by the Martin V. Smith School of Business & Economics at CSU Channel Islands . The "Contemporary Topics in Business and Technology" series is free of charge and includes lunch....
  • Rap sheet
    published on Thu, 03 Sep 2015 13:42:24 GMT
    Ventura native Derek Duncan, 41, has traveled the world but never found a place quite like home. "Somehow, I'm fortunate enough to still be here," he says....
  • Workforce Development Board of Ventura County Names New Board Chair
    published on Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:20:44 GMT
    VENTURA, Calif. - Sept. 1, 2015 - PRLog -- The Workforce Development Board of Ventura County announced that Victor Dollar has been elected its new board chair....
  • FOOD Share launches "Spoon FULL a Day" pledge in recognition of Hunger Action Month in Sept.
    published on Fri, 28 Aug 2015 05:34:41 GMT
    The "Spoon Full a Day" pledge inspires Ventura County residents to look within themselves, their homes and their neighborhoods for ways to help solve the hunger problem and build stronger communities. VENTURA COUNTY, Calif....
  • Nate Allen: The expectation virus
    published on Mon, 24 Aug 2015 22:55:32 GMT
    It seems a common human frailty to miss out on enjoying the now for looking ahead to various maybes down the road. And it seems few humans are more afflicted by that anticipation virus than college football fans anticipating quarterbacks of the future presently not in the immediate plans....
  • FOOD Share's Mobile Pantry Joins Santa Paula Boys & Girls Club Birthday Celebration, Aug. 28
    published on Sun, 23 Aug 2015 06:00:00 GMT
    On Friday, Aug. 28, the FOOD Share & Friends mobile pantry will visit the Santa Paula Boys & Girls Club to help host its August "Birthday Club" celebration. FOOD Share and Friends will contribute to the birthday festivities with a nutrition lesson, cooking demonstration, food samples, produce distribution and a special birthday treat....
  • MVP: Mighty Valiant Purposeful Kidz the goal of new program
    published on Wed, 19 Aug 2015 03:00:00 GMT
    The MVP Kidz program is a big hit in city parks where through fun, games, music, clowns, dancing, prizes and a message about Jesus, area children are asked to help create a peaceful Santa Paula. The effort is a collaboration between SPIRIT of Santa Paula, Santa Paula Police Clergy Council, South Coast Fellowship of Ventura and area churches notably Puente de Vida - Bridge of Life and Santa Paula Church of Christ....
  • Santa Paula has winners at Ventura County Fair
    published on Wed, 19 Aug 2015 03:00:00 GMT
    Left: Supreme Grand Champion and 4H Champion Market Goat was raised by Amber Morales of Briggs 4H Club. Amber is a freshman at Santa Paula High School....
  • Sideline: Steak-out and Volleyball Showcase; Ua gets Usc QB transfer
    published on Sat, 22 Aug 2015 01:20:55 GMT
    Fans can get a preview of Conway High's football and volleyball teams Saturday as part of the annual Wampus Cat Steak-out and Volleyball Showcase. The teams will go through intrasquad scrimmages as a fundraiser for the Wampus Cat Booster Club....
  • California high school quarterback star transfers to the Razorbacks
    published on Fri, 21 Aug 2015 20:46:54 GMT
    The Razorbacks have added quarterback transfer Ricky Town, head coach Bret Bielema announced Friday . A consensus four-star recruit, Town enrolled this January at the University of Southern California and participated in spring drills and summer workouts with the Trojans....
  • Hogs land transfer QB Town
    published on Fri, 21 Aug 2015 18:14:59 GMT
    Quarterback Ricky Town, shown in this AP file photo, is transferring to Arkansas after going through spring practice at Southern California. Town was rated the No....
  • Blue-chip QB Ricky Town will transfer to Arkansas
    published on Fri, 21 Aug 2015 03:50:28 GMT
    Blue-chip QB Ricky Town will transfer to Arkansas Only days after taking off from Southern California, former blue-chip quarterback Ricky Town has landed at Arkansas. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Jb2mlU USC coach Steve Sarkisian announced Town's departure Sunday night....
  • Terra Linda High School principal leaves for Tam Union assistant superintendent post
    published on Mon, 17 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    The principal of Terra Linda High School is leaving to become the assistant superintendent for human resources at Tamalpais Union High School District. Lars Christensen, 56, is leaving after nearly 10 years at Terra Linda High....
  • Sound Check
    published on Thu, 20 Aug 2015 14:21:39 GMT
    Despite hip-hop's massive popularity, it isn't the first genre that comes to mind when talking about county fair entertainment. The soundtrack to prize-winning hogs, and the chocolate-covered fried bacon they will one day become, is usually heavy on country and classic rock....
  • Former Alabama QB commit Ricky Town reportedly visits Arkansas; also considering Florida
    published on Thu, 20 Aug 2015 13:24:09 GMT
    Former Southern Cal quarterback Ricky Town, a one-time Alabama commitment, has reportedly already visited Arkansas and is seriously considering Florida. Former Alabama quarterback commitment Ricky Town reportedly visited Arkansas on Wednesday night, four days after leaving Southern Cal without playing in a game....
  • Soccer Season's Balancing Act
    published on Thu, 20 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    The Santa Barbara Soccer Club's Under-17 boys had never played before such a large hometown crowd. But all the fans weren't pulling for them - many came to see their opponent, Mexico's national U-17 team....
  • USC Football: Ricky Town's Transfer Shows Importance of Recruiting QB Depth
    published on Mon, 17 Aug 2015 17:26:45 GMT
    Some were surprised last summer when 4-star Southern California quarterback Sam Darnold joined a 2015 USC recruiting class that already included prized passer Ricky Town. A year later, only the less publicized prospect will spend a collegiate season in Los Angeles....
  • Ricky Town, elite USC Trojans freshman QB, plans to transfer: Report
    published on Mon, 17 Aug 2015 13:54:31 GMT
    July 7, 2014--Quarterback Ricky Town, of St. Bonaventure High School in Ventura, Calif., passes Monday at The Opening 2014 at Nike World Headquarters near Beaverton, Oregon.Photo by Randy L. Rasmussen/The Oregonian Just days into fall camp, elite class of 2015 quarterback Ricky Town has elected to transfer from USC, according to The Los Angeles Times . Town, who originally committed to Alabama before switching his pledge to the Trojans in January 2014, was rated by Rivals as the No....
  • Freshman QB Town leaving USC, Sarkisian says
    published on Mon, 17 Aug 2015 00:35:45 GMT
    Freshman quarterback Ricky Town has been granted a release from his scholarship at USC and will transfer to another school, Trojans coach Steve Sarkisian announced Sunday. "Ricky Town has decided to transfer," Sarkisian said....
  • Lights out at Green Art People
    published on Thu, 13 Aug 2015 14:48:06 GMT
    The air was thick with sweat, essential oils and paint last Wednesday when a few hundred individuals turned out for Green Art People's final event. Six years after the rag tag arts community came to life in a location formerly known as "heroin alley," the tearful but jubilant crowd danced, painted and celebrated the brief but powerful existence of the arts space....