July 22, 2016 RSS feed / Community

Jail changes visiting schedule

The Detention Services Division of the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office recently announced that the Todd Road Jail inmate visiting schedule has changed.  More...

Remembering the past

Resident writes book on city’s early days

Lifelong Moorpark resident Mike Winters has watched his hometown mature from a farming hamlet into a small city. More...

Animal hospital provides care for shelter pet

Blind dog to receive health package on adoption

Moorpark Veterinary Hospital is providing Camarillo shelter pet, Petey, with a one-time veterinary healthcare package valued at over $1,700 upon arrival to his forever home.  Petey, approximately 10 years old, is a senior pet with a calm and lov More...

Adults can complete GED online for free

Academic coaches provide guidance to all enrolled students

The Ventura County Library system has received a grant from the state library to offer qualified adult library patrons the opportunity to complete their high school education online at no cost while also earning career certificates in one of eight oc More...

A Cultural Celebration

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Helping hurt raptors to spread their wings

COMMENTARY /// Wildlilfe care

Creancing and imping. These may not be words you hear every day, but they are the basis for the important work that volunteer Diana Mullen does for the California Wildlife Center at its facility in Calabasas. More...

Lifelong service earns local man Veteran of the Year honor

Decorated U.S. Marine saw action in Vietnam

Richard Camacho didn’t stop serving his country after he returned home to Camarillo from Vietnam in 1968. The decorated U.S. More...

Guilty verdict in Little League theft

Former volunteer used funds for hotel room, gas

A former Moorpark Little League board member accused of embezzling money from the youth organization in 2012 was found guilty last Tuesday, according to Ventura County Superior Court records. More...

Field to fork dinner is a sell-out event

Pastry chef Anastashia Chavez continues to perfect her craft of creating sweet treats through her company Pas de Deux Confections.  Chavez, known for her craft beer-infused desserts, again helped make the lives of others a little sweeter by part More...

Moorpark dancers take home titles

Pam Rossi’s Dance Ten dance companies recently took part in a weeklong competition in Anaheim for title spots in the Spotlight Nationals Dance Competition. Over 25 studios from Washington state, Oregon and California were involved. More...

Pet of the Week

ONE COOL CAT—Captain is a 3-year-old male tabby. Captain, who is missing his left eye, is a very laidback cat who sleeps throughout the day and plays in the morning. If you would like to adopt Captain, ask for animal ID No. More...

Tasty event

The Meadowlark Service League will host its 29th annual A Taste of Camarillo event Sat. More...

YMCA gathering food for Manna

Local YMCA branches are collecting food donations to give to Manna, the Conejo Valley food bank.  Families that rely on subsidized breakfasts and lunches for their children during the school year may not have access to these healthy meals during More...