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According to the Ventura Police Department, Armando Mendez, a Ventura transient, was charged for assault with a deadly weapon, possession of a billy club and possession of a switchblade knife. Officers were sent to the 600 block of East Santa Clara Street just after 3:00 p.m., after witnesses called 911 and reported two men who were involved in a physical altercation.
A 37-year-old vagrant struck a man in the head with a mini bat, critically injuring him, during an argument at a Ventura park Saturday afternoon, police said. The suspect, Armando Mendez, and the victim, 45-year-old vagrant John Chavez, were with a group of people at Plaza Park at 600 E. Santa Clara St. about 3 p.m. when the two got into an argument, Ventura police said.
A high school in Ventura County is refusing to allow students to sell a popular Chick-Fil-A sandwich on campus because someone might get offended due to the chain's owners' opposition to gay marriage. The booster club had intended to raise $1,600 for the football team by selling 200 sandwiches, that would be donated by a local Chick-fil-A.
The old-is-new-again 2015 Yamaha SR400 is powered by an air-cooled, fuel-injected, kickstart-only single-cylinder engine. Turn the key and killswitch on, toe the shifter into neutral and pry out the kickstarter with your right boot heel.
A Ventura County high school principal has barred a booster club from selling a popular fast food sandwich on campus because of the chain's position on gay marriage. Ventura High School Principal Val Wyatt told the Ventura County Star the football booster club could not sell Chick-fil-A sandwiches at Wednesday's back-to-school night because the restaurant's beliefs could offend some students and their parents.
Despite the buzz being generated about startups in downtown Santa Barbara, Ventura and San Luis Obispo, it is a shortage of new business starts that's slowing America's recovery. That's was the view from Mike Soules, CEO of Corwin Management, a unit of Thousand Oaks-based Sage Publications.
You really don't know what you've got till it's gone. We thought Danny Wilson would be playing music in Ventura County for many years to come, as he has done his entire life.
Ah, Ventura County Beer Week, the event that takes Ventura by storm once a year and brings with it joy, compassion for your fellow man and a slew of beer-centric events that would bring tears to the eyes of even the most stoic beer drinker. The week-long program culminates with the California Beer Festival, but in this edition we'll be discussing the events prior to the big day.
During a meeting that was secretly recorded, a salesman for Reliance Medical Systems promised that within a month or two of joining their illicit kickback scheme, spinal surgeons could collect enough money to pay for their kids' college educations, Justice Department lawyers charge. During a meeting that was secretly recorded, a salesman for Reliance Medical Systems promised that within a month or two of joining their illicit kickback scheme, spinal surgeons could collect enough money to pay for their kids' college educations, Justice Department lawyers charge.
Northbound Highway 101 in Carpinteria was reduced to a single lane on Monday, causing a massive traffic tie-up, following an overnight crash that killed a 34-year-old Santa Barbara man, according to the California Highway Patrol. The accident, involving a Ford Ranger pickup and a Granite Construction Co.
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Our Lady of the Assumption Church in Ventura, CA, a dynamic Catholic Church is accepting applications for a full-time high school / junior high youth minister. Optimum qualifications include a college degree and experience as a youth minister or an assistant youth minister.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 08:13 am
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