Recent high school graduate Sara Ramirez said her eyes and options are wide open thanks to an academic program she's been in for nine years.
Tour participants will meet in front of Mission San Buenaventura in downtown Ventura at 8 a.m. and the tour will begin at 9 a.m. The tour will caravan as a group and drive on the back roads of Ventura County with stops yet to be finalized.
KRISTIE AKIN/SPECIAL TO THE STAR Oak View High School's graduating Class of 2014 throw their caps in the air after the ceremony in Oak Park on Thursday.
On a break between visiting patients Saturday morning, nurse Melinda Martin, of Oak View, rushed home to grab her two dogs.
Om Fusion of Thai in Oak View isn't hard to miss - it's just up from the Big Buddha Cafe, with its enormous namesake looming over Highway 33 - the colorful building has a parade of elephants stenciled around the top.