July 7, 2017 RSS feed / Community

New lead public defender for Ventura County takes office this week

Howeth has been with county for 27 years

A nationwide search for Ventura County’s lead public defender ended where it started—with a familiar face in the county court. More...

Father takes 100-mile journey to honor his son’s memory

As Dan Burchfield stepped onto the bridge crossing over the Arroyo Simi at the end of Leta Yancy Road in Moorpark, he recalled his 11-year-old son Joel’s favorite walking route to and from school. More...

Man arrested in stabbing

A 19-year-old man was arrested during the early morning hours of June 25 in connection with a stabbing in Moorpark, according to the Ventura County Sheriff’s Office.  More...

School websites hacked

Moorpark Unified School District was among the websites that went offline last Wednesday morning after pro-ISIS hackers targeted the Ventura County Office of Education computer system. More...

‘Critical’ fire conditions alter firefighters’ battle plans

So far this fire season strike teams and management personnel have helped out at four big wildfires in Southern California, including recent burns in Calabasas and Malibu. More...