Ventura County Star - Happening Now
The board is in the process of changing its districtwide voting system to one that would define specific boundaries, or an area, for each trustee.
Watch a local baker compete on a new Food Network show. Learn about agriculture at an organic farm in Camarillo. Sip (free!) tea from bone-china cups at quite possibly the oldest tennis tournament in the world. Yep, there's plenty to do, see and taste this weekend in Ventura County.
Mountain lions typically leave their mothers when they are 12 to 18 months old. But in the Santa Monica Mountains, finding one’s own territory can be a challenge.
Metrolink's Ventura County line is getting a new anti-collision GPS safety system this month, designed to avoid a repeat of the deadly 2008 Chatsworth crash.
So much to do this weekend in the 805!
Moorpark City Council members want county officials to address their concerns over a proposed expansion of a mining facility just outside the city.
A reception Saturday night will honor California Lutheran University students who are part of an exhibit of multimedia creations and technology using still, 3-D and motion graphics.
Ventura Rabbi Lisa Hochberg-Miller has been named one of the nation's top rabbis for her work helping to end homelessness.
Students in the Oxnard Union High School District won't be served meals by food services company Sodexo next year.
A new report gives seniors information they need to know about investing, columnist Julie Jason reports.
Volunteers are sought for the Ojai Valley Lavender Festival organizing committee, and to help out on the day of the event, June 27, 2015.
A white sport utility vehicle overturned Friday morning on Highway 101 in Ventura, officials said.
This year the Photography Branch of the Ojai Art Center is calling for artists to submit photographic images for its upcoming 2015 exhibit, “What Does Peace Look Like?” This is a themed-juried exhibit that will run from June 6 through July 8, 2015 at the Ojai Art Center. Stretching across a broad spectrum, many things relate to peace, for example, mothers embracing their children, reflections on the serenity of nature, and powerful protest marches, just to name a few.
If you're out hiking, biking, fishing, boating, climbing, bird watching or just enjoying the great outdoors of Ventura County, we'd love to see your photos. Please add #vcsoutdoors to your Instagrams and Tweets.
A vehicle was on fire Friday morning in Newbury Park. It was reported at about 6:45 a.m. on the southbound 101 freeway at the Ventu Park Road offramp, according to California Highway Patrol.
Four tips for older workers who are looking for a job.
NEW YORK (AP) - Even though Comcast's $45.2 billion bid for Time Warner Cable is dead, consolidation among the companies that pipe in our TV, phone and Internet will carry on.
WESTFIELD, Ind. (AP) - More than a dozen students suffered minor injuries after a stage filled with students collapsed during a musical performance at a central Indiana high school, authorities said Friday morning.