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Buying a home? This workshop is for you

The Ventura County Community Development Corp. and the city of Oxnard will provide information and resources to prospective home buyers.

Driver's ed class, summer camps and more on tap

Area groups and organizations have a number of events scheduled in coming days.

Sorry, Batman: Dick Grayson Outgrows the Robin Costume

NY Times Books - 32 min 51 sec ago
Batman’s former sidekick is a sexy undercover agent in a new comic series.







Local cook competing on Fox series 'MasterChef'

Olivia Crouppen of Thousand Oaks is one of 22 home cooks competing for $250,000 as the Fox series "MasterChef" continues at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Local cook competing on Fox series 'MasterChef'

Olivia Crouppen of Thousand Oaks is one of 22 home cooks competing for $250,000 as the Fox series "MasterChef" continues at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Books of The Times: Review: In ‘Disclaimer,’ by Renée Knight, Secrets Wind Up in Print

NY Times Books - 1 hour 21 min ago
In this debut novel, a woman starts reading a story, then realizes that it’s about her and the secret she has kept for 20 years.







Ojai eases up on regulating vacation rentals

With less than two weeks to go before a scheduled crackdown on informal vacation rentals in Ojai, the City Council on Tuesday backed off its proposed hard line that would levy a $500-a-day fine.

Reviews: New Books From Anne Roiphe, Nickolas Butler and More

NY Times Books - 1 hour 30 min ago
Authors present stories about New York, a college student from the former Yugoslavia and the bus system in a city similar to London.







Veteran Ventura educator named teacher of year

Kathy Elliott, an English and art teacher at Pacific High in Ventura, was named Ventura County's teacher of the year.

Oxnard firefighters oppose cuts [document]

The union for Oxnard firefighters issued a statement Wednesday morning outlining its opposition to possible budget cuts as the city looks to trim $10.6 million of general fund spending before July.

ArtsBeat: Dashiell Hammett Papers Go to University of South Carolina

NY Times Books - 2 hours 9 min ago
The Dashiell Hammett archives include hundreds of letters and a replica of the Maltese Falcon.







Thousand Oaks residents urged to take survey

Thousand Oaks residents are encouraged to take an online survey conducted by the city to gauge community attitude.

Blood drive honors fallen teen

Blood drive honors a girl who loved music and baking.

Local student still standing after Round 3

Labiba Sardar, of Ventura, successfully spelled “Frijolillo" in Round 3 of the 88th annual Scripps National Spelling Bee on Wednesday, but advancing further will depend on results from her written test.  

 

Man charged in niece's methadone-related death

A 64-year-old man has been charged in connection with the death of his niece who was using methadone, officials said.

Restaurant review: Pearl District in T.O.

The elegant Thousand Oaks restaurant's innovative menu rewards adventurous diners

Restaurant review: Pearl District in T.O.

The elegant Thousand Oaks restaurant’s innovative menu rewards adventurous diners

Expect changes in water quality

Port Hueneme water customers may notice differences in the taste, smell or appearance of tap water while the city uses a new disinfection method.

Forbes names Angela Merkel most powerful woman

Gisele Bundchen didn't make the cut for Forbes' list of the 100 Most Powerful Women, though she retired this year, so she's likely not sweating it.

1 rescued after crash in Thousand Oaks

One person was rescued from a vehicle after a crash in Thousand Oaks Wednesday morning, officials said.
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