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  1. 70 Preschoolers Tested for Measles in Simi ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | My FOX LA

    ... people were infected at Disneyland. The outbreak has since grown to 95 people in eight states and Mexico. Ventura County Public Health's Medical Director Dr. Robert Levin says this Measles outbreak is a "big deal." "Many people say that not ...

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  2. Disney-Related Measles Case Reported at Ventura County PreschoolRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KFI

    More than 40 students and staff members at Little Explorers Preschool Academy in Simi Valley may have been exposed to the highly infectious virus, which is spreading throughout California and beyond.

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  3. Lightning, thunder storms hitting Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... ng: "If you can, stay indoors until storms pass." Heavy rain was falling in downtown L.A. as well as parts of Ventura County, the San Fernando Valley, the Westside, Mid-City, Santa Clarita and some high-desert communities.

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  4. Networked Names Hayes Vice President in Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Insurance Journal West

    Hayes will be the key point of contact for independent agency members in the Los Angeles County, Ventura County, San Fernando Valley and Bakersfield areas. In her new role she will assist agencies with maximizing Networked's services.

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  5. Preschool Measles Case Triggers Rapid ResponseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC Los Angeles

    ... took and steps they took to make sure everybody was OK," said Terry Richardson, a school grandparent. The Ventura County school notified parents as soon as they learned that the student, who has not been named, was potentially exposed to the measles ...

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  6. Two SoCal Dudes Used Uber to Transport Drugs, Cops SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LA Weekly

    ... buses. They can prevent DUIs. And they can even make a walk of shame much shorter and less shameful. But Ventura County Sheriff's Department officials say a pair of young Southern California men tried to find a new use for the ride-share service ...

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  7. Convicted Drug Dealer Charged in Murder of Fox ExecutiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | People

    ... Smith, a 6'6" former UCLA college basketball star, was last seen in May of 2012 at his friend's house in Ventura County. On the night of his disappearance, he drove off in his Mercedes-Benz 420E, leaving behind his cellphone charger, shaving kit and ...

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  8. Op/ed: To build a successful business, think inside the boxRead the original story

    Yesterday | Pacific Business Times

    When it comes to starting a new business, the temptation is to only think "outside the box" and come up with the newest, greatest product that fills a hole in the marketplace. Once you have that winning idea, conventional wisdom suggests that the next step is to validate it, doing the due diligence to make sure your product or service can support a sustainable business.

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  9. Drug dealer is charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Crescent-News.com

    ... to the Los Angeles County district attorney's office. Smith was last seen leaving a female friend's home in Ventura County's Oak Park neighborhood on May 1, 2012. Hikers discovered the remains about 70 miles away, near Palmdale in the Antelope ...

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  10. Local Charities Raise More Than $16,000 in Santa to the Sea ChallengeRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    ... Supervisor John Zaragoza, Director of Public Health Rigoberto Vargas, BGCOP board member Steve Kinney and Ventura County Senior Deputy District Attorney Rachelle Dean - raised a total of $6,300 in donations. Future Leaders of America was named the ...

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  11. Convicted drug dealer charged with murder of ex-UH basketball playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... to the Los Angeles County district attorney's office. Smith was last seen leaving a female friend's home in Ventura County's Oak Park neighborhood on May 1, 2012. Hikers discovered the remains about 70 miles away, near Palmdale in the Antelope ...

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  12. Port Hueneme - Don't let the size fool youRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    If you haven't meandered over to the sleepy beach town of Port Hueneme , you should schedule a day trip. Located about 1.5 hours west of Los Angeles, the town is surrounded by the city of Oxnard, the Naval Base of Ventura County, and the Santa Barbara Channel.

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  13. Convicted drug dealer charged with murder of movie executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Tribune

    ... to the Los Angeles County district attorney's office. Smith was last seen leaving a female friend's home in Ventura County's Oak Park neighborhood on May 1, 2012. Hikers discovered the remains about 70 miles away, near Palmdale in the Antelope ...

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  14. Tri Pointe Homes Breaks Ground On New Townhome Community In Oxnard, CaliforniaRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    ... located near jobs, recreation and amenties, but it meets the demand we're seeing for well-priced homes within Ventura County's coastal market." Upon completion, the three-story residences will offer four distinct floor plan options ranging in size ...

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  15. Drug dealer charged in 2012 murder of missing L.A. executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    ... Nearly three years after 20th Century Fox executive Gavin Smith vanished while leaving a frend's home in Ventura County, Calif. a man has been charged with his murder. Authorities have charged a man in the 2012 murder of missing Hollywood executive ...

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  16. Police accuse 2 men of using Uber to make Thousand Oaks drug dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Los Angeles Times

    Cody Jens and Luke Karasiuk were arrested on suspicion of using Uber to make a drug delivery, deputies said. (Ventura County Sheriff's Office) Two suspected drug dealers were arrested Wednesday after they used ride-sharing service Uber to deliver ...

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  17. Men Accused of Using Uber for Ride to "Honey Oil" Drug DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC San Diego

    ... code violation led to the midday traffic stop involving an Uber driver in Thousand Oaks, according to the Ventura County Sheriff's Department. Details regarding the violation were not immediately available, but deputies soon turned the focus of the ...

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  18. Gavin Smith Death: Convicted Drug Dealer Charged With Murder of Former Fox ExecutiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hollywood Reporter

    ... to life in state prison. Smith, 57, was last seen on May 1, 2012 leaving a friend's home in Oak Park, in Ventura County, not far from Smith's Calabasas office. His black Mercedes-Benz 420 E was found on Feb. 21, 2013 at a Simi Valley storage ...

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  19. In Fox executive Gavin Smitha s murder, jailed drug dealer is chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2012 | LA Daily News

    ... was last seen between 9 and 10 p.m. on May 1, 2012, leaving a female friend's home off Kanan Road in eastern Ventura County in his black 2000 Mercedes-Benz 420 E. Smith's Mercedes was recovered on Feb. 21, 2013, at a storage facility in Simi Valley ...

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  20. Men Accused of Using Uber for Ride to Drug DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC Bay Area

    ... hat involves butane. Both men were arrested on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance and booked into Ventura County Jail. The driver, who was not part of the narcotics offense, was not arrested.

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