You'd be forgiven if you thought a red carpet gala involved a long red walkway, but the 2013 Ventura County Music Awards' red carpet affair is a modest red square - a mat, really, on which the people in attendance stand to have their photographs taken.
Her parents, desperate to find alternative measures for their daughter who had undergone surgeries and chemotherapy, turned to Dr.
Oxnard city officials say the search for a new city manager won't begin until later this year, but the four sitting councilmembers discussed what other steps could be taken in the meantime.
A working artist for the past 30 years, Michele Chapin, owner of Stonework Studios in Ventura, has successfully devoted herself to the local art scene, determined to bring people together through art.
A tattoo memorializes a moment, place, time or person. It can also be a symbol of reinvention and starting anew, which is exactly what the new owner of Ventura's most notorious tattoo parlor hopes to do.
CAL FIRE, USFS, KERN CO FD, VENTURA CO FD, KERN COUNTY SO, VENTURA CO SO, LA CO SO, LAFD, CALEMA, BLM, KERN CO RD DEPT., CHP, CALIFORNIA STATE PARKS CAL FIRE Incident Management Team #6 has been activated to manage the fire that is burning in state lands and adjacent to the Los Padres National Forest.
For the first time in four years, Ventura teachers aren't scheduled to have furlough days in an academic year, a circumstance that will lead to more classroom time for students.
Firefighters were battling a fast-moving, wind-driven wildfire that burned more than 3,000 acres in less than three hours on Wednesday afternoon, forcing evacuations and road closures in Los Padres National Forest near Frazier Park.
The Ventura County Community College District will spend up to $19,500 to see whether a move to Oxnard College makes sense.
The surge begins in October. Each month, 740 phone calls are expected to be transferred from the new California health care exchange that is a linchpin of federal health care overhaul to the Ventura County Human Services Agency.
The Ventura County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously approved releasing deed restrictions on a portion of park property in south Oxnard to allow a new fire station to be built there.
Courtesy photo Greg Totten , Michael Reagan, Steve Tobias and Spencer Garrett take a moment to strike a pose at the 2011 Michael Reagan Golf Classic at the Ojai Valley Inn Spa.
The city of Santa Paula this week held the first of two public workshops to discuss water and sewage rates.
An ongoing project using NASA and Indian satellite data has identified two factors that are creating a potentially volatile Southern California wildfire season.
The presentation will take place at 1 p.m. at the sheriff's office at 800 S. Victoria Ave.