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  1. FOOD Share revels in community spirit, celebrates end of most successful Tackle Hunger campaignRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | PR Log

    VENTURA, Calif. - Feb. 8, 2016 - PRLog -- FOOD Share, Ventura County's food bank and distribution network, scored a huge win for its annual Tackle Hunger campaign.

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  2. Risk of a 'mega-quake' in LA increases as scientists find thrust...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... Nature Geoscience. Other susceptible areas where there are multiple thrust faults are in close proximity include the Ventura, California area, the Middle East, particularly Tehran, Iran, and the front of the Himalayas, in countries such as ...

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  3. Francisco Santana To Return on Top Rank Bill on April 2Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    ... in the sixth round. Santana, who signed a managerial contract with Frank Espinoza last week, trains in nearby Ventura and resides in Santa Barbara. On January 9 of last year, Santana (23-4, 12 KOs) scored a highlight-reel first round knockout over ...

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  4. Instead of facing El Nino rains, Southern California has hottest spot in U.S.Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... heat and even the occasional brush fire. Fullerton on Sunday was the hottest place in America -- at 89 degrees, and Ventura firefighters battled a brush fire that for a time threatened homes. While forecasters still say El Nio storms are likely, ...

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  5. 'Spelling It Out Dream Fund' Scholarship Honorees Get Boost to Pursue Their Ultimate DreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Patch.com

    Two young dreamers, on either coast of America, will receive scholarship awards to pursue their greatest wishes. The S.I.O. Dream Fund , named for Julieanne O'Connor's "Spelling It Out" book series, honors Alex Benjamin Waldron of Wolcott, Conn., and Casey A. Walker of Ventura, Calif.

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  6. Tejon Williams Sparks SBCC to Upset of First-Place CuestaRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Noozhawk

    ... (20-8, 7-2) started their comeback. Cuesta is tied for first with Moorpark atop the WSC North, one game ahead of Ventura with three to play. Roberto Mantovani led Cuesta with 28 points. The Cougars turned the tables in the second half, erupting for ...

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  7. Valentine's Day: Think Champagne or Sparkling WineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    ... when tasting the Cellardoor wines. Thinking of California and something more fun and easy going, Four Brix Winery in Ventura offers Baubles a very dry Brut that is opalesque in color. The grapes are predominately Chardonnay that is blended with ...

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  8. Celebrity Chef Reinvents Outdoor Cooking With Fully Equipped Portable KitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... The project is being supported by chefs, educators, winemakers, outdoorsmen and even the founders of Patagonia, Inc. VENTURA, CA, August 04, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Chef Claud Mann, Host and Co-creator of TBS's long running comedy cooking show, ...

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  9. Twitter blocks 125,000 accounts in a terrorist contenta crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Manila Bulletin

    A Twitter logo is pictured in Ventura, California in this December 21, 2013 file photo. Turkey has lifted the Twitter ban.

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  10. Coastal Roads to VenturaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Edhat

    I have to take my grandmother from Santa Barbara to the Ventura Harbor this weekend. She has dementia and is terrified of the 101.

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  11. Ventura College Foundation Board ExpandsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | PR Log

    VENTURA, Calif. - Feb. 5, 2016 - PRLog -- Ventura College Foundation's Executive Director Norbert Tan has announced the addition of new board member, Robert Beilin, Ph.D., MFT.

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  12. Bootstrapping a Niche E-Commerce Business to Exit: Dara Greaney, CEO of BuyAutoParts.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Sramana Mitra on Strategy

    ... are you from? Where were you born, raised, and in what kind of background? Dara Greaney: I was born and raised in Ventura, California. I was the first one in my family to be born in the US. My family is all Irish. My grandfather got a visa and came ...

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  13. CA: Ventura County Transportation Commission Names New Public Transit DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Mass Transit

    Feb. 04--The Ventura County Transportation Commission on Thursday named its new public transit director, Martin Erickson, a former Oxnard deputy city manager and Santa Barbara Metropolitan Transit District manager. "Martin's knowledge of local transportation and community issues makes him ideal to address the transit challenges in Ventura County," said Darren Kettle, the commission's executive director.

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  14. San Buenaventura's 150th anniversary deserves celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Pacific Business Times

    You might say that the modern history of Ventura County began 150 years ago with the founding of the City of San Buenaventura. In April of 1866, Ventura was an emerging commercial center built around the mission.

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  15. VCAAA names Jannette Jauregui as public information officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Santa Paula Times

    The Ventura County Area Agency on Aging has named Jannette Jauregui as public information officer. Jauregui began her duties on January 4 at the Agency's Ventura office.

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  16. UCSB Early Academic Outreach Program to Host 4th Annual Career Conference for High School JuniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Noozhawk

    UC Santa Barbara 's Early Academic Outreach Program will host 350 high school juniors Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, for the fourth annual Education, Leadership, and Careers Conference. In addition to hearing keynote speakers Victor Rios, a professor of sociology at UCSB, and Maricruz Hernandez, director of 21st Century Learning and Innovation for the Oxnard Union High School District, the students - who hail from Santa Barbara, Ventura and Kern counties - will participate in small group sessions with leadership mentors from a broad range of fields and professions.

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  17. Northview, San Marino receive top seeds for CIF-SS wrestling dualsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Whittier Daily News

    ... bouts begin at 11 a.m., with the finals scheduled for 7:15 p.m. The six sites are Alta Loma High School (Central), Ventura (Northern), Redondo (Southern), Millikan (Western), Carter (Eastern) and Marina (Coastal). Northview, ranked No. 1 all season, ...

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  18. Picks of the Week - After DarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Ventura County Reporter

    E. N. Young will perform with Ballyhoo! featuring Kosha Dillz at Discovery Ventura on Thursday, Feb. 4 at 7 p.m. Comedian Andrew Norelli will join Jason Love and Skip Clark at the Ventura Harbor Comedy Club on Friday, Feb. 5.

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  19. Finding its stride in VenturaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Ventura County Reporter

    ... 805 Lowrider and The Avenue. Plenty of wine options. Plus the hyperlocal 14 beer taps have frothy selections from Ventura's Surf Brewery and Topa Topa as well as Figueroa Mountain, Firestone and more. On this easy Sunday afternoon, Ragsdale only had ...

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  20. Rule of threeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Ventura County Reporter

    M arried for 14 years with two young sons, Kristie Laux hoped to have one more child before she turned 40, when she and her husband were surprised with triplets on Jan. 6. "When we first got married we were young and had our first child after we were married for two years," recalled Laux, of Ventura, whose two sons, Gavin and Dylan, are 10 and 12 years old. "We wanted to have another one before I turned 40 because we love kids.

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