Ventura County Newswire (Page 13)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ventura County, CA. (Page 13)

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  1. Dentist arrested on suspicion of trying to burn rival dental practicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Leopold Weinstein, 63, was arrested Friday on three counts of arson, three counts of attempted arson and possession of a silencer, according to the Ventura County Sheriff's office. Leopold Weinstein, 63, was arrested Friday on suspicion of setting Ventura County dental offices on fire.

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  2. Man arrested after allegedly using machete to try to force way into Simi Valley homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | LA Daily News

    ... before taking him into custody, officials said. Amado Hernandez, 29, of Simi Valley was booked into the Ventura County Jail for assault with a deadly weapon and two counts of felony vandalism for damage caused to the house and a vehicle on the ...

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  3. Dentist Arrested, Accused of Arson SpreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | NBC Los Angeles

    Moorpark dentist Leopold Weinstein, 63, is accused of setting or trying to set six fires in Ventura County since June, 2014, authorities said. A seven-month arson investigation into a string of fires at Ventura County dental buildings ended in the arrest of a dentist this week.

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  4. 70 Preschoolers Tested for Measles in Simi ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | My FOX LA

    ... people were infected at Disneyland. The outbreak has since grown to 95 people in eight states and Mexico. Ventura County Public Health's Medical Director Dr. Robert Levin says this Measles outbreak is a "big deal." "Many people say that not ...

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  5. Disney-Related Measles Case Reported at Ventura County PreschoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | KFI

    More than 40 students and staff members at Little Explorers Preschool Academy in Simi Valley may have been exposed to the highly infectious virus, which is spreading throughout California and beyond.

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  6. Lightning, thunder storms hitting Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... ng: "If you can, stay indoors until storms pass." Heavy rain was falling in downtown L.A. as well as parts of Ventura County, the San Fernando Valley, the Westside, Mid-City, Santa Clarita and some high-desert communities.

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  7. Networked Names Hayes Vice President in Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Insurance Journal West

    Hayes will be the key point of contact for independent agency members in the Los Angeles County, Ventura County, San Fernando Valley and Bakersfield areas. In her new role she will assist agencies with maximizing Networked's services.

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  8. Preschool Measles Case Triggers Rapid ResponseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | NBC Los Angeles

    ... took and steps they took to make sure everybody was OK," said Terry Richardson, a school grandparent. The Ventura County school notified parents as soon as they learned that the student, who has not been named, was potentially exposed to the measles ...

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  9. Two SoCal Dudes Used Uber to Transport Drugs, Cops SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | LA Weekly

    ... buses. They can prevent DUIs. And they can even make a walk of shame much shorter and less shameful. But Ventura County Sheriff's Department officials say a pair of young Southern California men tried to find a new use for the ride-share service ...

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  10. Convicted Drug Dealer Charged in Murder of Fox ExecutiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | People

    ... Smith, a 6'6" former UCLA college basketball star, was last seen in May of 2012 at his friend's house in Ventura County. On the night of his disappearance, he drove off in his Mercedes-Benz 420E, leaving behind his cellphone charger, shaving kit and ...

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  11. Op/ed: To build a successful business, think inside the boxRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Pacific Business Times

    When it comes to starting a new business, the temptation is to only think "outside the box" and come up with the newest, greatest product that fills a hole in the marketplace. Once you have that winning idea, conventional wisdom suggests that the next step is to validate it, doing the due diligence to make sure your product or service can support a sustainable business.

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  12. Drug dealer is charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Crescent-News.com

    ... to the Los Angeles County district attorney's office. Smith was last seen leaving a female friend's home in Ventura County's Oak Park neighborhood on May 1, 2012. Hikers discovered the remains about 70 miles away, near Palmdale in the Antelope ...

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  13. Local Charities Raise More Than $16,000 in Santa to the Sea ChallengeRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | PR.com

    ... Supervisor John Zaragoza, Director of Public Health Rigoberto Vargas, BGCOP board member Steve Kinney and Ventura County Senior Deputy District Attorney Rachelle Dean - raised a total of $6,300 in donations. Future Leaders of America was named the ...

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  14. Confirmed Measles Case at CSU Channel IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | NBC Los Angeles

    ... since spread to people who didn't visit the Anaheim theme parks, health officials have said. Students at the Ventura County school who took classes in the Bell Tower and Del Norte buildings or studied in Broome Library were at highest risk, ...

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  15. Measles outbreak: Confirmed case at Cal State Channel IslandsRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... measles vaccines will be available before 8 p.m. Friday at 2240 East Gonzales Road in Oxnard, courtesy of the Ventura County Public Health Department. The sick student visited the campus on Jan. 20, the first day back at school after winter break, ...

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  16. Police seek IDs of people where homeless man was set on fireRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | KTVN Reno

    Police are asking for the public's help in identifying three people seen in surveillance footage recorded near where a homeless man was set on fire while sleeping on a Ventura beach. The Ventura County Star reports Friday that investigators say the two males and one female in the video are not suspects.

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  17. Los Angeles Criminal Defense Attorney Jeremy Lessem Named to 2015 List of Super LawyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... defense and civil litigation law firm that represents clients in Los Angeles, the San Fernando Valley, Ventura County, and throughout Southern California. He is among less than 1% of criminal law attorneys in California to be certified as a Criminal ...

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  18. Fossil Fuel Industry Gives California Communities a Breath of Toxic Air: ReportRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Common Dreams

    ... in California," author Jhon Arbelaez said on Thursday. The report focused on the communities of Upper Ojai in Ventura County and Lost Hills in Kern County. Researchers collected air samples and used infrared cameras to record unseen pollution being ...

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  19. A weekend of possibly brutal Santa Ana winds in Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Palm trees sway and an American flag flutters in gusty winds in Fontana in 2013. The Jan. 23-25 forecast predicts strong Santa Ana winds in local mountains.

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  20. Los Angeles Gas Prices Hit Record LowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | My FOX LA

    ... at the Camarillo branch tested positive for measles and may have infected others who visited the bank, the Ventura County Health Department reports. A Citibank employee at the Camarillo branch tested positive for measles and may have infected others ...

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