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Joy by the Scoop: Ojai Ice Cream serves up great taste, decades-old tradition and...

By Mike Nelson | Photos by Viktor Budnik It makes sense that once you’ve established a fitness product business successful enough to find its way into high-end retailers like Saks...

Short List July-August 2022

VENTURA MUSIC FESTIVAL July 27 – Aug. 7|Ventura The 27th season of the Ventura Music Festival has the theme of “Onward!” in celebration of its return to form and hopes for...

Craft Culture: Santa Paula Craft House brings the gastropub experience back to downtown.

By Madeline Nathaus | Photos by Viktor Budnik The highly anticipated Santa Paula Craft House officially opened for business June 1, and the team said they hope the new restaurant...

Good Food, Good Vibes: Flavor, fun and family have kept Tony’s Pizzaria a beloved...

By Alex Wilson | Photos by Viktor Budnik Tony’s Pizzaria in Downtown Ventura has been a local institution since Johnny “Tony” Barrios established the restaurant in 1959.   Barrios had Ventura...

Tradition With a Twist

There’s so much history wrapped up in our 2022 Food and Drink issue! We didn’t plan it that way; it’s purely a happy accident. But as I read the...

Fools Rush In: Three wine lovers discuss taking the leap from garagiste to professional...

By Nancy D. Lackey Shaffer On April 1, 2022 — April Fool’s Day — a trio of winemakers welcomed the public in to their brand-new tasting room, where they uncorked...