Ventura County Star - Happening Now
Oxnard officials say they might have access after all to 20 vacant acres for fan parking when the Dallas Cowboys train here this summer.
Retired Air Force Col. Evan “Ivan” Thomas has announced he will challenge Rep. Steve Knight in the 25th Congressional District next year.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court on Monday upheld Arizona congressional districts drawn by an independent commission and rejected a constitutional challenge from Republican lawmakers.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California lawmakers have been tasked with tackling long-term funding shortfalls in the state's transportation and health care programs. But talk of tax increases is already causing some political hand-wringing.
An all-star musician lineup will gather Thursday for a Beach Boys tribute concert. It's also a benefit for the City of Hope cancer research hospital.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court ruled Monday against the Obama administration's attempt to limit power plant emissions of mercury and other hazardous air pollutants, but it may only be a temporary setback for regulators.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the use of a controversial drug that has been implicated in several botched executions. Two of the justices said for first time that death penalty itself probably is unconstitutional.
Rain was a concern but a welcome one Sunday in the fight against the more than 30,000-acre Lake Fire in the San Bernardino Mountains, the downside being that rain could also bring more disaster as it falls.
LONDON (AP) - Global stock markets took a battering Monday after Greece shuttered its banks for the week and imposed limits on cash withdrawals - developments that have reinforced fears the country is heading for a messy exit from the euro that could shake the world economy.
Reef Check volunteers plan to dive in waters off Refugio State Beach this week, collecting data on fish and other critters usually spotted there.
Upper-level high pressure will remain in place over the Great Basin for much of the week, pushing varying amounts of monsoonal moisture into the region, according to the National Weather Service.
The Actors’ Repertory Theatre of Simi on Thursday will stage a program devoted to Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
Cypress Place Senior Living in Ventura will have its annual Salute to Veterans event Wednesday.
The Ojai Unified School District's new budget includes state money that will be used primarily for raises, more staff and the elimination of furlough days.
BET Awards co-host Anthony Anderson brought on the laughs when he dressed as singer Sam Smith, who won best new artist Sunday but didn't attend the awards show.
A woman and two juveniles were rescued from the ocean near Weymouth Lane and Pierpont Boulevard in Ventura on Sunday afternoon, officials said. A man was rescued nearby.
Fillmore is the only area in Ventura County that allows the sale or use of fireworks. The city licenses local nonprofit groups to sell them for one week.
Sunday’s sixth annual Cops N’ Cruisers Car Show at the Simi Valley Police Department plaza drew generations of car lovers, including children with a passion for the flashing red and blue lights of police cars.
A 22-year-old Oxnard man was arrested Sunday on suspicion of felony drunken driving after his vehicle crashed into a house at Wooley Road and L Street, injuring himself and four other people, police said.