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  1. iQ Academy California - Los Angeles is Now Enrolling for the 2015-2016 School YearRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Freshnews

    Authorized by the Rowland Unified School District and fully accredited, iQ Academy California - Los Angeles is tuition-free. Experienced, California-credentialed teachers guide students through individualized learning plans and work with families to accommodate and foster different learning styles.

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  2. Coolest event in VC: Santa Paula Cruise Nite to launch 17th season FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Santa Paula Times

    The coolest event in Ventura County, Santa Paula's Cruise Nite, is revving up for its 17th season Friday with hundreds of sweet, pre-1975 cars and even more friends strolling historic East Main Street enjoying live music, restaurants, shopping and the vibe of the historic Downtown. The April 3 Cruise Nite will be held from about 5:30 p.m. to dusk although car owners start arriving Downtown well in advance to snag that perfect space to park and show their vehicles.

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  3. VC Narcotics Task Force finds nine smoke shops selling 'Spice'Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Santa Paula Times

    Detectives from the western Ventura County Narcotics Task Force said Wednesday they have concluded an investigation into local sales of 'Spice' - also known as synthetic marijuana - after targeting more than 32 smoke shops throughout the county. Nine shops sold 'Spice' to undercover officers including two in Santa Paula.

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  4. 'Spice' not nice: Use up for synthetic 'weed' that causes violent reactionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Santa Paula Times

    ... found several other incidents where patrol officers had physical altercations with subjects throughout Ventura County under the influence of Spice and they described the individuals as having super human strength. The Western Ventura County ...

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  5. LUNAFEST: Festival of short films for, by and about women a hit for SISPRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Santa Paula Times

    ... that last year she had snuck a peek at the films before they were screened publicly - the only such show in Ventura County - but this time she promised to wait. Established in 2000 by LUNA, the makers of the Whole Nutrition Bar for Women, LUNAFEST ...

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  6. Carpinteria Bank Robbery ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Edhat

    ... and assist him with a vehicle stop. At 9:17 AM, law enforcement personnel from the Coastal Patrol Bureau, Ventura County Sheriff's Office, and California Highway Patrol initiated a "high risk" stop of the vehicle. The two occupants were taken out of ...

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  7. Suspects in Carpinteria Bank Robbery in CustodyRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    ... stop," Arnoldi said. At 9:17 a.m., law enforcement personnel from the Carpinteria Sheriff Station, the Ventura County Sheriff's Office , and California Highway Patrol initiated a "high-risk" stop of the vehicle and Hornbeck and Johnson were taken ...

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  8. Daily Edhat - 03/31/15Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Edhat

    Sunny except for patchy morning low clouds and fog. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s.

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  9. Jackson Honors Four from Santa Barbara County as 'Women of the Year'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Noozhawk

    ... ears in the State of California Employment Development Department, is the founder and current board member of Ventura County's Rebozo Festival and has been recognized for her humanitarian achievements on both the local and national level.

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  10. Skilled police driver spins SUV to end slow-speed chase in Calif.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | UPI

    A slow-speed chase Monday morning in California came to a close after a skilled police driver employed a PIT maneuver to spin the sport-utility vehicle. The California Highway Patrol said officers attempted to pull the SUV over Monday morning in Ventura County after a report of a suspected drunk driver and the pursuit turned into a slow-speed chase on the eastbound 101 Freeway when the driver, who was talking on a cellphone , refused to pull over.

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  11. Low Speed Chase, Standoff Snarls Rush Hour Traffic on the 101Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    A motorist led officers on a chase today from Ventura County to the Woodland Hills area, where he surrendered after authorities forced his SUV to stop on the eastbound Ventura Freeway, the California Highway Patrol reported. The slow-speed chase ended about 7:20 a.m. near DeSoto Avenue, where the man got out of the vehicle after a brief standoff with officers.

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  12. Slow-Speed Pursuit Ends With SpinoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NBC Los Angeles

    A driver wanted for DUI spins out at the end of a pursuit Monday March 30, 2015 on the 101 Freeway in the San Fernando Valley. The driver of a sport utility vehicle surrendered after spinning on a San Fernando Valley freeway at the end of a slow-speed pursuit Monday morning that began in Ventura County.

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  13. Spring Fling in VenturaCountyWestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Patch.com

    ... travels along the Ventura Wine Trail made up of 18 wineries in the county. The Ventura Wine Trail and the Ventura County Winery Association websites list limousine, Jeep and van winery tour options. Many of wines from throughout Ventura County are ...

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  14. Kid Arrested, Confesses To Swatting A...Minecraft RivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Kotaku

    ... the kid is so young, he's been released back into his mother's custody, where Detective Gene Martinez of the Ventura County Sheriff's Office says he'll likely "be put on some sort of probation". Hey, morons: the more you pull this stunt , the more ...

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  15. Judy Phelps honored with NAWBO Bravo Innovator of the Year AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Santa Paula Times

    Described as 'an inspiration as a person, businesswoman and trendsetter,' Judy Phelps is used to high-flying awards and the latest for the Santa Paula Airport business-owner included a bravo: Phelps was honored as one of the recipients of the 2015 BRAVO Awards. A nationally recognized flight instructor and pilot, Phelps was honored with the BRAVO Innovator of the Year Award by the National Association of Women Business Owners Ventura County Chapter .

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  16. High-speed pursuit Saturday ends with arrest of Palmdale manRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Santa Paula Times

    ... was handed off to the CHP, which Webb said pursued the vehicle through Newhall and onto Highway 126 towards Ventura County. Santa Paula Police Sgt. Jeremy Watson said the vehicle was passing through the city at about 7 a.m. when it exited at Palm ...

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  17. Alex Flores, Ag Academy, FFA advisor honored as Citizen of the YearRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Santa Paula Times

    ... a firm handshake ... ' Flores and his students 'always prepare a large entry of livestock each year for the Ventura County Fair,' and the Santa Paula FFA 'has been one of the highest honored youth organizations at the fair. His students always win ...

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  18. Council: EA1 development, SPPD grant approved, clarification requestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Santa Paula Times

    ... receive thousands of calls annually for the Santa Paula Fire Department, emergencies that are forwarded to Ventura County Dispatch, which handles actual dispatching of fire personnel. Rumors that the council's action put the brakes on police officer ...

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  19. SPFD: One man injured, six displaced in Acacia Road house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Santa Paula Times

    ... to the attic a little bit,' but the extension 'was knocked down quickly.' Firefighters and equipment from Ventura County Fire, Fillmore Fire and Ventura City Fire also responded to the scene and the fire was knocked down at 2:15 p.m. 'We have six ...

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  20. Jail, parking: Public comment diverse at Monday S.P. City Council meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Santa Paula Times

    ... is Long's aide, McReynolds said, 'There may be a conflict of interest,' in his voting on the issue. The Ventura County's Sheriff's project would cost about $61 million to build; the county would provide about 10 percent of funding for the expansion, ...

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