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Schooling Us

FEATURED NEWS | By Michelaina Johnson Five Reasons Why Women Are Taking Over Education Ojai's five female heads of school: Jodi Grass, Tiffany Morse, Nancy O'Sullivan, Blossom Pidduck and Portia Johnson If you attended a public or private school, think about your teachers in grades kindergarten through 12th grade. Chances are the majority of them were female. Among public and private schools, women make up 76 percent and 74 percent of teachers, respectively. However, as you look further up the ladder, the percentage [...]

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 [...]

EDITOR’S NOTE

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 [...]

CHIEF’S CORNER

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 [...]

OTHER FEATURED STORIES

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 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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Ventura County Emergency Dispatch (LIVE)

Incident Type: Medical, Address: 100 Mcmillan Ave, City: Oxnard, Units: MED665, E68, Status: En Route, Comment: Visit ht [Read More]

Incident Type: Remote Rescue, Address: < 100 34°12'55.66"n / 118°54'36.1"w, City: , Units: EMS42, [Read More]

Incident Type: Medical High Plus, Address: 100 Day Rd, City: Ventura, Units: ME7, MED472, Status: On scene, Comment: Vis [Read More]

Incident Type: Medical High, Address: 800 Calle Yucca, City: Lynn Ranch, Units: ME30, MED493, Status: On scene, Comment: [Read More]

Incident Type: Medical, Address: Day Rd / Loma Vista Rd, City: Ventura, Units: MED473, Status: On scene, Comment: Visit [Read More]

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