Ventura County Star - Happening Now
The play equipment at Las Piedras Park in Santa Paula was destroyed by an arson fire last year. Now the city is moving forward with plans to rebuild it.
Bill Cosby testified in 2005 that he got Quaaludes with the intent of giving them to young women he wanted to have sex with, and he admitted giving the sedative to at least one woman and "other people," according to documents obtained Monday by The Associated Press.
Mentally ill children would get crisis care in former Oxnard hospital under proposal to be weighed by the Board of Supervisors.
"Maybe Tomorrow," the third episode of HBO's "True Detective," pays a visit to a fictional version of Ventura County Sheriff's headquarters.
Kids can learn how to use solar energy to power a dancing robot or hear stories told in a pretend pirate ship at local libraries this week.
Get an update on homeless issues and on Community Memorial Hospital’s construction at the Midtown Ventura Community Council monthly meeting.
LONDON (AP) - Decades ago, when the Williams sisters were kids in California, taking tennis lessons from Dad on a municipal court and imagining playing at Grand Slam tournaments one day, it was Venus - older, taller, stronger - who usually beat Serena.
A 25-year-old man was arrested in Oxnard Sunday after allegedly carrying a loaded handgun, officials said.
Four years after being put up for sale, the University of California has sold the UC Hansen Trust Property in Ventura for $13.1 million.
A crash on Highway 101 in Ventura was causing a backup during the morning commute.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - While it appears there is broad support in the South Carolina Legislature to bring down the Confederate flag, the depth of that support will get its first test this week as lawmakers return to Columbia to come up with a specific plan.
A small brush fire in Santa Paula was knocked down Sunday evening, officials said.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Nicky Zachary closed her family's shoe store shortly after opening it Monday - the few customers who had strolled in hadn't bought a thing.
The Simi Strings Community Orchestra will perform at the Simi Valley Library from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. July 12.
Upper level low pressure off the coast will maintain strong onshore flow through the middle of the week with extensive night through morning low clouds and patchy fog, according to the National Weather Service.
PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) - Thousands of revelers doused each other with wine Monday to celebrate the start of the famed San Fermin running of the bulls festival in this northern Spanish city.
Registered nurse Teri Helton will discuss end-of-life choices at noon July 23 at the Moorpark Active Adult Center.
The fire was reported near the intersection of East Telegraph and Toland roads at 2:23 p.m. Firefighters said the blaze was just north of the Santa Clara River bottom.