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Interfaith: Buddhism isn't about God

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 17, 2015 - 12:29pm

Glenn Hughes writes about what Buddhism is and what it's not for 궜he latest installment of the interfaith column.

ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: Kate Bolick’s ‘Spinster’

NY Times Books - April 17, 2015 - 12:25pm
Ms. Bolick discusses “Spinster,” and Jon Ronson talks about “So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed.”






Religious groups plan events

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 17, 2015 - 12:25pm

Area religious groups have a number of events planned.

Change needed in sex assault cases, panel says

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 17, 2015 - 11:56am

Colleges are handling sexual assault cases better than they did years ago, but they still need to improve, according to a panel of experts and students involved in the issue.

Ojai hospital moving forward with plans

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 17, 2015 - 11:42am

Community Memorial Health Systems is in the approval process with the city of Ojai and the state of California for its next big project at the Ojai Valley Community Hospital: the construction of a new Continuing Care Center. The $10 million project will replace the skilled nursing facility with a new building on 4 acres of undeveloped land at the back of the hospital property.

Five outdoorsy things to do this weekend

Ventura County Star - Entertainment - April 17, 2015 - 11:29am

Like the water? This is your weekend!

Five outdoorsy things to do this weekend

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 17, 2015 - 11:29am

Like the water? This is your weekend!

No. 97 settling in with Casitas male bald eagle

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 17, 2015 - 11:26am

She's been called a homewrecker, but Lake Casitas' newest bald eagle — referred to as No. 97 — is beginning to settle in with her new boyfriend.

Man, dog stabbed in Santa Paula

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 17, 2015 - 10:54am

A man and a dog were stabbed in a church parking lot in Santa Paula Thursday night and police are looking for two people who were involved, police said.

Police arrest man after witnessing stabbing

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 17, 2015 - 10:32am

Ventura police Friday morning arrested a man after witnessing him stab another man in the parking lot of a church, officials said.

Watch out for scams

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 17, 2015 - 10:25am

Columnist Julie Jason warns that scams and identifty theft are on the increase and offers some tips on how to be aware and protect yourself.

LA mountain lion back inside Griffith Park

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 17, 2015 - 10:01am

On Friday, the National Park Service said data from the lion’s GPS collar shows where he was before and after he turned up in the crawl space.

Camarillo Airport to receive $310,500 from FAA

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 17, 2015 - 9:53am

The Camarillo Airport will receive $310,500 from the Federal Aviation Administration to rehabilitate 20,000 square yards of hangar apron pavement, Rep. Julia Brownley’s office announced Thursday.

Lynda.com founder says she's not a billionaire

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 17, 2015 - 9:47am

Lynda Weinman, cofounder of the online learning company — lynda.com — spoke with The Star Thursday before being honored as Technologist Leader of the Year at CSU Channel Islands’ 11th Annual Business & Technology Partnership Leadership Dinner.

Measles outbreak declared over

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 17, 2015 - 9:43am

State public health officials declare California's measles outbreak has ended.

Ventura County jobless rate falls to 5.4%

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 17, 2015 - 9:40am

Ventura County’s unemployment rate plunged to its lowest point in seven years last month as hiring accelerated in business and leisure and hospitality, the state Employment Development Department reported Friday.

Barn fundraiser Saturday for Oxnard Farm Park

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 17, 2015 - 9:25am

The Oxnard Historic Farm Park Foundation is hosting a fundraiser Saturday for a new barn.

5 foodie things to do this weekend (April 17-19)

Ventura County Star - Entertainment - April 17, 2015 - 9:23am

Check out the newest Urbane Cafe while helping folks in need. Drink some movie-star wine. Learn how to start an artisanal food business. Yep, there's plenty to do, see and taste in and around Ventura County this weekend.

5 foodie things to do this weekend (April 17-19)

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 17, 2015 - 9:23am

Check out the newest Urbane Cafe while helping folks in need. Drink some movie-star wine. Learn how to start an artisanal food business. Yep, there's plenty to do, see and taste in and around Ventura County this weekend.

Crash in Carpinteria affecting morning commute

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 17, 2015 - 8:49am

A multi-vehicle crash on Highway 101 in Carpinteria was blocking lanes of the highway during the Friday morning commute.

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