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Auditions for “Seussical” Coming

Seussical the Musical auditions held by appointment, email gai.jones@sbcglobal.net THEATER | By Kathleen Kaiser 'Seussical the Musical' The Ojai Art Center Theater and director Gai Laing Jones announce auditions for SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL, the holiday production of the 2019 theater season. The play will run weekends beginning November 22 through December 15. The Story of SEUSSICAL The Cat in the Hat tells the story of Horton, an elephant who discovers a speck of dust that contains the Whos, including Jojo, a Who child [...]

Raising The Bar

FOOD & DRINK | By Ilona Saari Raising The Bar Russ "Russell Hustle" Brunelli at the Ranch House Nigel Chisholm I first learned what a saloonkeeper was while watching old B&W westerns on TV.  They were mostly men who owned bars (a.k.a. “saloons”) with girls in satin dresses and feathers in their hair entertaining the patrons — cowboys and gunslingers — while someone played a piano wearing a gaudy garter on his sleeve.  (Before I was prime-time age, there was, of [...]

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The Library Solution

EDITOR’S NOTE | By Bret Bradigan The Library Approach to News Gathering The Sonoma West publishing chain is a small regional chain of five newspapers, serving the Napa Valley towns of Healdsburg, The Windsor Times, Cloverdale Reveille [...]

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Backcountry Patrol

CHIEF'S CORNER | Capt. James Fryhoff Backcountry Patrol Lockwood Valley Station as seen from Copter 6. As Chief of Ojai, I am also the Captain for the unincorporated Ojai Valley communities of Meiners Oaks, Oak [...]

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The Library Solution

EDITOR’S NOTE | By Bret Bradigan The Library Approach to News Gathering The Sonoma West publishing chain is a small regional chain of five newspapers, serving the Napa Valley towns of Healdsburg, The Windsor Times, Cloverdale Reveille and the Healdsburg Tribune. They have a well-established reputation for excellence and community service. They caused a major ripple in the turbulent waters of community newspapers with their innovative offer last year of a $400,000 public offering. It was in response to declining advertising and circulation revenue. For [...]

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The Ghost of Ulysses Grant

EDITOR’S NOTE | By Bret Bradigan The Ghost of U.S. Grant President and General Ulysses S Grant. There’s so much to be grateful for in the “Little Orange,” our incredible weather, our stunning natural beauty and our tight-knit community. Each voting day, I swell with civic pride because of our best-in-Ventura County turnout for even the most obscure special election. We take our franchise seriously. We are also in danger of taking it for granted. In 2011 alone, there were more than 180 [...]

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Ventura County Emergency Dispatch (LIVE)

Incident Type: Medical High Plus, Address: 1700 Alviso St, City: Simi Valley, Units: MED432, Status: On scene, Comment: [Read More]

Incident Type: TC, Address: Calle La Roda / E Ponderosa Dr, City: Camarillo, Units: MED451, Status: On scene, Comment: V [Read More]

Incident Type: Medical, Address: 2300 Highgate Rd, City: Westlake, Units: MED493, Status: On scene, Comment: Visit http: [Read More]

Incident Type: Medical No Code, Address: 800 S G St, City: Oxnard, Units: MED663, Status: On scene, Comment: Visit http: [Read More]

Incident Type: Medical, Address: S Reino Rd / Kimber Dr, City: Newbury Park, Units: MED443, Status: On scene, Comment: V [Read More]

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