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14 min ago | Reason Foundation
This newsletter highlights articles, research, opinion, and other information related to public pension problems and reform efforts across the nation.
4 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service
A former employee of a military contractor whose malfunctioning drone struck and caused $30 million in damage to a Navy guided missile cruiser says he was fired for refusing illegal orders from a supervisor.
8 hrs ago | Examiner.com
The 17,000-square-foot store in the east Ventura County city of Thousand Oaks is the designated spot for a new bowling center.
10 hrs ago | Roll Call
Rep. Julia Brownley, D-Calif., went up Friday with her first ad of the cycle, touting her commitment to women's issues.
13 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes
Big rig trucks have been snarling morning traffic in recent months at one entrance to Naval Base Ventura County, the county's largest employer.
On August 4, 2014, California Judge Kent Kellegrew took the unusual step of removing a citizen's initiative from the ballot that would have dramatically reformed pensions for all future employees in Ventura County, California by moving them from a defined benefit pension to a defined contribution retirement.
The Pacific Coast Business Times' 2014 class of Spirit of Small Business winners were honored at an awards luncheon on Aug. 14, 2014 following the publication of a special edition on July 25, 2014.
Immigration activists with Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles demand the Mexican government protect of unaccompanied minors and families crossing Mexico's territory during a protest outside the Mexican consulate in Los Angeles Thursday, July 3, 2014.
For all of the women and men that have been through the family court system in Ventura County, they can understand how the system instead of protecting children creates even more trauma for them.
Aug. 20--OAK VIEW, Calif. -- A man was found dead after a mobile home was destroyed in a fire early Wednesday in Oak View.
Monterey County Sheriff's officials said Wednesday that 18-year-old Brianna Victoria Stevens was rock climbing with relatives near the Mill Creek Day Use Area when she fell.
The first day of Fillmore Unified School District 2014/2015 school year was Thursday, August 14th and according to the new Superintendent all FUSD schools are in tip-top shape with special attention paid to the landscaping and other safety issues.
War Machine , formerly known as Jon Koppenhaver, was arrested last Friday in California on a felony charge of being a fugitive from justice in relation to an attack on his ex-girlfriend and her friend on Aug. 8 in Las Vegas.
Ventura County Credit Union has purchased the property at 2575 Vista Del Mar Drive in Ventura for its new headquarters.
Government worker unions are leery of pension reform, but it is an idea whose time has come for cities, counties and states around the nation, including Ventura County.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 08:25 pm
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