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  1. Lowell Steward dies at 95; decorated WWII Tuskegee AirmanRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... the Distinguished Flying Cross for his service with the famed Tuskegee Airmen, died of natural causes Wednesday in a Ventura hospital, said Ron Brewington, president of the Los Angeles chapter of Tuskegee Airmen Inc. Steward was 95. After his ...

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  2. High Surf and Gusty WindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Edhat

    ... 13 feet with locally higher sets by Sunday morning and will continue to slowly subside through Sunday night. On the Ventura and Los Angeles County beaches, including Catalina Island, surf of 5 to 8 feet will persist overnight into Sunday on west ...

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  3. Sunday Edhat - 12/21/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Edhat

    ... of opera. Lowell Steward , a former member of the Tuskegee Airmen during World War II, passed away this week in Ventura at the age of 95. The Solstice Winter White Ball - Support Summer Solstice by attending the Winter White Ball Sunday December ...

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  4. Ventura Man, 34, Says He Was Robbed Of 2 iPads From Craigslist 'Buyer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... source for news coverage. KNX 1070 is one of the most respected and honored stations in the nation and has [...] VENTURA (CBSLA.com) - Ventura Police say a 34-year-old man was robbed of two iPads he was trying to sell to an interested "buyer" he met ...

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  5. Lowell Steward | Tuskegee Airman, 95Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    Lowell Steward, 95, a former member of the Tuskegee Airmen who flew nearly 200 missions over Europe during World War II, died Wednesday of natural causes at a hospital in Ventura, Calif. After graduating with a business degree from Santa Barbara College in 1941, Mr. Steward joined the Army Air Corps and trained at Tuskegee Army Air Field in Alabama.

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  6. Decorated Tuskegee Airman Lowell Steward Dies At 95Read the original story

    Yesterday | WNYC-AM New York

    Lowell Steward, one of the famed World War II Tuskegee Airmen , has died at age 95 at a hospital in Ventura, Calif., his family says. He joined the Army Air Corps after graduating from Santa Barbara College in 1941.

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  7. Serial Vehicle Burglars ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Edhat

    ... Michael Cantero Santa Paula 30 Esteban Oseguera Santa Paula 25 Narrative: Earlier this month, investigators from the Ventura County Sheriff's Special Crimes Unit had intelligence that Juan Castillo, Michael Cantero and Esteban Oseguera were involved ...

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  8. Ghost Haunts East Rapids Middle SchoolRead the original story

    Saturday | 24-7 Press Release

    ... fiction and mystery enthusiasts of all ages," adds Naiyma Houston, Founder and Director of Upper Hand to College, in Ventura, CA. "It reminds us that knowing science and math can make a difference even in middle school." Publisher Science, Naturally ...

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  9. Lowell Steward, 1919-2014Read the original story

    Friday | Santa Barbara Independent

    pilots known as the Tuskegee Airmen, died Wednesday, Dec. 17, at a Ventura hospital. He was 95. His son, Lowell Jr., said Steward died of natural causes, "peacefully, with his family around him." ). He was a star on the 1940-41 Gaucho basketball team ...

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  10. Decorated Tuskegee Airman Lowell Steward dies in Ventura at 95Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Los Angeles Times

    Lowell C. Steward, a former member of the Tuskegee Airmen, pictured here in 2012, died Dec. 17 in California. He was 95. Lowell C. Steward, a former member of the Tuskegee Airmen, pictured here in 2012, died Dec. 17 in California.

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  11. Tuskegee Airman Lowell Steward dies at 95 in VenturaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Press-Telegram

    This July 1943 photo provided by the Los Angeles Chapter, Tuskegee Airmen Inc., shows Lowell C. Steward after his graduation from flight training at Tuskegee Army Air Field, in Tuskegee, Ala. Steward, a former member of the Tuskegee Airmen who flew nearly 200 missions over Europe during World War II, died Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, in California.

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  12. Tuskegee Airman Lowell Steward Dies At 95Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS Local

    ... local source for news coverage. KNX 1070 is one of the most respected and honored stations in the nation and has [] VENTURA (AP) - Lowell Steward, a former member of the Tuskegee Airmen who flew well over 100 missions over Europe during World War ...

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  13. study shows ways to improve public health at beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Stanford

    Sign warning of contamination at Channel Islands Harbor, Ventura, Calif. New models could help public health officials better predict when water contaminants will harm beach goers.

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  14. Ashley Fox Linton & Louis Pardo to Lead Rubicon Theatre's the Last Five YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Rubicon Theatre Company of Ventura has just announced the director and cast for the company's mainstage production of The Last Five Years, Jason Robert Brown 's emotionally powerful, intimate pop musical about two New Yorkers in their twenties who fall in love and try to hold on to each other when life leads them in opposite directions. Rubicon's production will be helmed by Rubicon Resident Artist Stephanie A. Coltrin, who won an Ovation Award for Miss Saigon in L.A. The role of up-and-coming novelist Jamie Wellerstein will be played by Louis Pardo , whose credits include the National Tour of Jesus Christ Superstar with Ted Neeley and work with South Coast Rep, San Diego Rep, and Musical Theatre Guild .

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  15. Temecula firm specializes in human body donations for research, medical usesRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Village News

    ... on Temecula's north side. The office serves a vast region that stretches from the state's southern boundary to the Ventura area and into Arizona. The Temecula office has an 11-body storage capacity, and the Murrieta Valley Funeral Home, which ...

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  16. Women's Economic Ventures Self-Employment Training Clients Graduate with Plans for SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Noozhawk

    ... was held at the Montecito Country Club in honor of 81 new local entrepreneurs (44 from Santa Barbara and 37 from Ventura County) who graduated from the Self-Employment Training Course offered by Women's Economic Ventures' Women's Business Center. ...

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  17. SPPD: Sun probable factor in crash that kills Harvard Blvd. pedestrianRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Santa Paula Times

    ... as one car had stopped at the crosswalk to let the trio pass when another vehicle, driven by an elderly Ventura woman, continued through the crosswalk and struck the three. 'In defense of the driver that hit Mr. Howard the sun is blinding,' but ...

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  18. Who's on First?Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Ventura County Reporter

    It was a little over three years ago that Ventura-based boxer Victor Ortiz stepped into the ring at a sold-out MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas to face arguably the best fighter on the planet, Floyd Mayweather. Since that bizarre night, Ortiz's boxing career has been a downward spiral of epic proportions.

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  19. Courtroom RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Ventura County Reporter

    Wrongly convicted man released after 36 years Michael Ray Hanline, 68, convicted for the shooting death of Ventura resident J.T. McGarry in 1978, was recently released after newly uncovered evidence brought into question a key witness's testimony and evidence withheld from the defense. Ventura County District Attorney Gregory C. Totten said that the new evidence "cast doubt" on the verdict, which includes DNA evidence collected from the scene not matching Hanline's, and questionable testimony by Hanline's then-girlfriend, Mary Bischoff, who was a key witness at the trial.

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  20. Bishop, Patricia N.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Visalia Times-Delta

    Patricia N. Bishop Patricia N. Bishop, 83, devoted wife, mother and grandmother went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, December 15, 2014 in Ventura, California with family by her side. She was greeted in heaven by her loving husband, Lt.

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