San Miguel Island was used for ordnance testing during and after World War II and at least two politicians are urging the U.S. Navy to step up a timeline to clear the from possibly dangerous ordinance so the island can be opened up for tourism.
A portrait of the Facebook logo in Ventura, Calif., is seen in this file photo taken December 21, 2013.
The Laundry Love initiative raises money to help the poor pay for the cost of laundry.
THE 21ST ANNUAL OXNARD SALSA FESTIVAL Saturday, July 26 and Sunday, July 27, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. The annual festival is a celebration of everything salsa -- the music, the food and the dance.
A conceptual plan to build 55 homes on the hills within Ventura city limits within the Mariano Rancho property could be a boon to conservationists and for those who desire more executive-level housing in the city, according to plans released by Regent Properties of Los Angeles.
At the age of 10, I became a self-elected member of the anti-smoking campaign in my house.
For any reasonable person, stagnation can cause the ultimate frustration, especially when it is up to others to achieve progress.
The music scene suffered a one-two punch recently when Jeff Hershey and the Heartbeats and T.F.W. told fans the party's essentially over.
The Minnesota State Patrol says 42-year-old David Suor-Gomez of Ventura, California was driving west on Highway 14 when he lost control of his vehicle just west of Highway 63. The 1998 Ford Explorer rolled and came to rest on the center median.
Closing arguments are set in former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura's defamation lawsuit against the estate of "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle.
When it comes to updating your neighborhood power plant these days, nothing is certain.
Magaly Rua, 6, right, makes a bracelet using plastic beads with her younger sister Cynthia Rua, 5, center, at the 'Girl Scouts on the Go!' tent at the Watsonville Farmers Market at the Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds on Sunday.
When the State Water Resources Control Board sat down this week to consider authorizing fines of up to $500 for water wasters, it had ample evidence to support the decision because we, "as a state," aren't doing a very good job at water conservation.
The Ventura Pooch Parade will once again grace the beach as the popular dog rescue benefit returns for 2014 .
Rubicon Theatre Company is offering a special three-hour acting master class with guest instructor Conor Lovett of Gare St. Lazare Ireland on Thursday, July 24, 2014 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Students 20 or older may make a reservation by visiting www.rubicontheatre.org .
Michael Greenwald, 60, was booked in connection with a felony charge of indecent exposure after he allegedly flashed a female employee at Last Call Neiman Marcus Michael Greenwald, 60, was booked in connection with a felony charge of indecent exposure after he allegedly flashed a female employees at Camarillo Premium Outlets.
The work of playwright Will Eno is one of the most discussed and debated subjects in the theatre world today.
ArtWalk Ventura is a popular art event for many people, and it is in the process of becoming more popular every year.
TEQUILA AND TACO MUSIC FESTIVAL Saturday, July 19 and Sunday, July 20, 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. The producers of the California Beer Festival will present a signature event when it hosts the second annual Tequila and Taco Music Festival.