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This story is contributed by a member of the Ventura community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Ventura County Star The Conejo Valley YMCA is holding a free community holiday gathering Friday, December 13 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Everyone is invited.
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DAVID YAMAMOTO/SPECIAL TO THE STAR Santa hands out candy to the children as he makes his way to the stage to begin the countdown to the Christmas tree lighting Friday in downtown Ventura.
Judy Lary donated to Bellringer this year in memory of "three sweet ladies" - one of them her best friend for 25 years.
As a single mother with two young daughters and no financial support, Michelle Hirrel needed more income and flexibility to care for her family.
This story is contributed by a member of the Ventura community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Ventura County Star Ferguson Case Orr Paterson LLP announces that Lauren Clark Rad has joined the Business Litigation Group at the full-service law firm, which serves businesses and individuals throughout California.
This story is contributed by a member of the Ventura community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Ventura County Star The 35-voice Chancel Choir of the United Methodist Church of Westlake Village will present "By Heaven's Light," a Christmas Cantata by Allen Pote, in the 9 and 10:30 a.m. worship services on Sunday, December 22. Organist ... (more)
HOLIDAY STREET FAIR/WINTER WINE WALK Saturday, Dec. 7. 12-8 p.m. Booths and vendors will be set up in celebration of the holidays culminating with snow fall at 6:45 p.m., while the annual winter wine walk will have guests follow the wine trail through downtown Ventura, stopping to taste various wines at local merchants.
Robert Wassell's landscapes are on display through Saturday in Ventura. This oil painting is titled "Sespe Trail 6-13."
Police said the man got off the bus and was chased by two others he had argued with on the bus.
The stars were whirling past Bob Cossart and his date, Eloise Roney, as they rode the Ferris wheel on the Santa Monica Pier that night in 1946.
The burn, which is coordinated by the Ventura County Fire Department, the Ventura County Air Pollution Control District and the California Department of Forestry, is the first part of a vegetation management plan designed to increase protection against wildfires.
Come Dec. 8, Chopperfest 2013 rides into Ventura. This annual event serves not only as a gathering for motorcycle enthusiasts, but also as a tribute to David Mann, an artist considered by many to be the "Norman Rockwell" of the genre.
Formerly the Crazy Doctor Cafe near Community Memorial Hospital, the new owner and chef of the Midtown Cafe are sticking to the healthy theme of its predecessor, which they helped design, but with a unique flare for tantalizing the taste buds.
Deltron 3030 is by far one of the most interesting hip-hop groups to spawn in the early 2000s, combining deep, conceptual sci-fi stories with precise lyrical skills and unusual compositions.
On Monday night, the Ventura City Council and residents said goodbye to outgoing Councilman Brian Brennan, who had served on the Council for four four-year terms.
This story is contributed by a member of the Ventura community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with Ventura County Star OXNARD, Calif.-Most races are for adults, some for kids - but this one is for babies! Santa to the Sea is expanding its race options of a half marathon, 5k and 1k to its first-ever Diaper Dash.