Photos courtesy of Manci Rasmussen Over the summer, from June 25 to July 2, the Turtle Conservancy invited middle school students from Los Angeles County and the surrounding areas to join conservancy staff, camp counselors and volunteers for the organization’s...
The Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Oxnard and Port Hueneme treated kids to an incredible summer of fabulous activities. Cultural outings, educational talks and sports were all on the schedule, making for several highlights in August. Many of these...
By Marina Dunbar One of the many amazing aspects of living in Ventura County is our rich diversity. Of course, a Ventura native can always point to the diversity of our cultures and people, but one may not be aware...
Easterseals Southern California/ Photo by Reggie Ige On Wednesday, Nov. 3, Easterseals Southern California held an Open House in celebration of the official opening of its newly renovated and expanded Child Development Center in Ventura. The newly renovated space includes...
Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort | Photo by Willa Kveta On Thursday, Oct. 21, Women’s Economic Ventures (WEV) hosted its 16th Annual Empowerment is Priceless fundraiser and awards ceremony at the Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort. The event honors small...
Bank of America Performing Arts CENTER | Photo submitted On Tuesday, Oct. 5, teens and staff of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Oxnard and Port Hueneme enjoyed a very special opportunity: to listen to a presentation given by...
Photos courtesy Janelle Boesch, Alzheimer’s Association California Central Coast Chapter Over 300 area residents participated in this year’s West Ventura County Walk to End Alzheimer’s at The Collection at Riverpark on Saturday, Sept. 25, while others joined from home by...
by Emily Dodi  Bob Privitt is called many things: artist, mentor, local treasure, Coach Bob. Privitt’s collages, assemblages and sculptures have been featured in venues throughout Ventura County. He is Professor Emeritus at Pepperdine University, where his decades-long career included...
This fall, the Museum of Ventura County and the Ventura Botanical Gardens collaborated to present Arte Forastero, an outdoor sculpture exhibit including more than 20 fine works of contemporary art from 14 Ventura County artists. The works are installed...
Nonprofit donations The not-for-profit Ventura County Credit Union (VCCU) donated a total of $50,000 to local nonprofits this summer through its #VCCUCares program. VCCU donated $2,000 each to five local Boys & Girls Clubs (Moorpark and Simi Valley, Greater Conejo...