Ventura County Newswire (Page 9)

Ventura County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ventura County, CA. (Page 9)

Results 161 - 180 of 5,217 in Ventura County, CA

  1. Pop Quiz No. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | Ventura County Reporter

    ... Vastly more. As my rough estimate, this lifestyle would cost $100K nationally, $150K in California; $200K in Ventura County; $250K in San Francisco. Starting in 1975, wages flattened out. Gains from economic growth went to the top 1 percent. This ...

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  2. St. Francis Dam Remembered | Ventura County events commemorate the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Ventura County Reporter

    Martha Gentry, president of the board for the Fillmore Historical Society, sits in front of an actual piece of concrete from the St. Francis Dam. Photo by Tim Pompey When the St. Francis Dam crumbled near midnight on March 12, 1928, residents of the Santa Clara Valley from what is now Santa Clarita in Los Angeles County to Santa Paula in Ventura County were unprepared for the destructive wall of water that poured down the Santa Clara River through the towns of Fillmore, Bardsdale, Santa Paula and Rancho Camulos in Piru.

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  3. in Brief | March 1, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Ventura County Reporter

    At the time that flash flooding was predicted in January for areas in Ventura County affected by the Thomas Fire, the Ventura County Planning Division had required that plans be in place to order a shut-down for the Santa Paula Canyon oilfield to prevent flood waters from polluting area aquifers; but the shut-down orders never came, allege three environmental advocacy groups who have filed a formal complaint against the division for failing to follow its own guidelines.

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  4. Breaking Point | How Montecito, the St. Francis and Matilija Dams are irrevocably linkedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Ventura County Reporter

    ... of Water and Power, was asleep in his Hollywood home. Throughout Santa Paula, Newhall, Piru and Fillmore in Ventura County, residents were also asleep in their beds. At three minutes to midnight, hell was unleashed as the St. Francis Dam failed and ...

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  5. Fillmore City Council meetingRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2018 | Fillmore Gazette

    Police Chief David Wareham was presented with a City Proclamation for his 32 years on the Ventura County Sheriff's Department as he prepares to retire. Former Sheriff's Deputy Max Pina was also awarded a Proclamation for his 53 years of service.

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  6. Fillmore Fire assists in Santa Paula apartment fireRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2018 | Fillmore Gazette

    On Tuesday, February 21st at approximately 2:06am, Santa Paula Fire Department along with Fillmore Fire, Ventura County, and City of Ventura Fire departments responded to a structure Fire at the 200 block of North 8th Street in Santa Paula. Photos courtesy Fillmore & Santa Paula Fire Department.

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  7. Whittier residents to see 3 percent cut in electric ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    Power lines stretch to apartments on the 6200-block of Milton Ave. in Whittier, on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. By end of this year, Whittier residents will be getting their electricity from a joint powers agency, not Southern California Edison.

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  8. Complaint: Ventura County Put Water Supply at Risk of Oilfield ContaminationRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2018 | Fillmore Gazette

    The following is a press release regarding Ventura County's failure to enforce pipeline shutdown following flood warnings, putting municipal water supplies and downstream communities at risk. Courtesy Rebecca August, Los Padres ForestWatch Three conservation organizations filed a formal complaint today against the Ventura County Planning Division for failing to enforce its own requirement to safeguard municipal water supplies and downstream communities from oilfield failures during floods.

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  9. Grant Will Help Women's Group in Business RecoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Noozhawk

    Women's Economic Ventures has received grants totaling $175,000 from the Hutton-Parker Foundation and United Way of Santa Barbara County to support disaster recovery efforts for local businesses. FEMA research indicates more than 40 percent of businesses do not reopen after a disaster.

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  10. 4 found unconscious in car in VenturaRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2018 | My Mother Lode

    Authorities say four people found unconscious in a car in Ventura are believed to have taken a cocktail made from pain and anxiety medications and a soft drink. Police Cmdr. Tom Higgins tells the Ventura County Star that a passer-by spotted group of young adults in a sedan around 11:40 a.m. Tuesday.

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  11. A 'pretty significant storm' is expected on Thursday and has authorities on alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Robert Andersen, left, and Mario Romero work to make Camino Cielo Road in Ventura County passable after heavy rain in January triggered flooding and deadly mudslides. A winter storm that is on track to hit Southern California on Thursday is expected to bring steady rain to the region and has authorities in areas devastated by deadly fires and mudslides on alert.

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  12. Correction: People-Heather Locklear storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Powhatan Today

    ... Locklear has been arrested for investigation of domestic violence and fighting with sheriff's deputies. The Ventura County Sheriff's Office website says the 56-year-old actress was arrested Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018. Sheriff's Capt. Garo Kuredjian told ...

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  13. Ventura County HIV Increase Triggers Concerns About Hookup AppsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Online Personals Watch

    Feb 27 - Provisional data shows 70 new local cases of HIV were diagnosed in 2017, public health officials said at a meeting of an HIV/AIDS Coalition of Ventura County, Calif. In 2016, there were 35. A year before that, there were 32. The surge has continued into February, said Lynn Bartosh , AIDS surveillance coordinator for the Ventura County Public Health Department.

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  14. Recommended Evacuations Near Santa Barbara County Burn AreasRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2018 | NBC Los Angeles

    A recommended evacuation was set to begin Wednesday morning in the Santa Barbara County burn areas ahead of anticipated heavy rainfall. The warning was issued for Santa Barbara County south coast burn areas, and would be in effect beginning at 8 a.m., according to the Office of Emergency Managem ent.

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  15. Lower electric billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... The local alliance was originally named the Los Angeles Community Choice Energy utility until it added Ventura County and changed its name. It began with a study launched in 2015 by L.A. County that concluded it would be feasible, provide cheaper ...

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  16. Heather Locklear arrested in Thousand OaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... eanors, Thousand Oaks police told Variety and the Hollywood reporter. The 56-year-old actress was booked into Ventura County jail following her arrest last night but is no longer there this morning, the two newspapers reported.

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  17. Heather Locklear arrested on suspicion of domestic violence, assault of an officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | The Daily Gazette

    Police arrested Heather Locklear Sunday on suspicion of one felony count of domestic violence and three misdemeanor counts of assault on a law enforcement officer, according to reports. LOS ANGELES - Actress Heather Locklear was arrested in Thousand Oaks on Sunday night, according to Ventura County sheriff's inmate records.

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  18. Sonoma County supervisors rip fire emergency systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2017 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... firefighters can't stop a blaze fueled by the fierce winds and hot temperatures. Mark Lorenzen, chief of the Ventura County Fire

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  19. Heather Locklear Arrested For Domestic Violence And BatteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | WOKK-FM Meridian

    She was arrested for battery on a police officer and taken to a medical center before being transferred to Ventura County Jail. The 56-year-old former 'Melrose Place' star was handcuffed and taken to a hospital on Sunday, 2/25 for psychiatric evaluation after her brother called 911 following his witnessing a fight between her and her boyfriend at their home.

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  20. Southern California home prices jump 11.4% amid tight listingsRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    ... rose 12.1 percent to $370,000 in Riverside County and 10.8 percent to $312,000 in San Bernardino County. Ventura County's median increased 9.8 percent to $560,000, while Orange County - where price gains averaged 6 percent during the past two years ...

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