Ventura County Star News
Ventura County Star Stories: Local
Updated: 1 hour 26 min ago
The Ventura County Planning Commission last month rejected a proposal to house up to five white tigers at a facility in remote Deer Creek Canyon, siding with residents who opposed the plan.
People can dispose of unused medication at locations across Ventura County on Saturday as part of National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.
Shari Cooper will be working to get Thousand Oaks residents engaged in their civic government.
The most prevalent crime in the area, property theft, has dropped from 39.61 per 1,000 people in 1992 to 13.91 per 1,000 people in 2013.
In honor of Earth Day Tuesday, a sculpture of recycled materials was unveiled at Stronghold School Systems's headquarters in Ventura.
Last year, the city councils in Fillmore and Santa Paula, the Ventura County Board of Supervisors and the Ventura County Transportation Commission agreed to form a new agency, Heritage Valley Transit Service, to oversee transit in the valley.
Organizers of an effort to phase out pensions for county government workers plan to file petitions of voter signatures Wednesday.
Ventura schools and the city are squaring off over who should build a community pool in a neighborhood that lacks one.
Oxnard's finances are looking up, but the increase in revenues must compete with an array of costs.
Thousand Oaks will launch an internal review after a shopping center owner failed to reach out to neighbors before felling dozens of trees.
Officials investigate possible gas leak in Ventura.
A Camarillo banquet honors Aashal Patel, the Star Scholar of the year. She plans to go to UCLA.
Donzaleigh Abernathy, daughter of Civil Rights leader, will speak about her experiences Thursday from 6:30 until 8:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center at Moorpark High School.
Seniors of Note ensemble, an 18-piece band that specializes in Big Band music, meets weekly in Camarillo.
The new director of the Gull Wings Children's Museum will formally introduce herself to the community Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon at the Oxnard museum's Hop into Spring event.
The Ventura Coiunty Sheriff's Office has been awarded a $350,000 homeland security grant.
The Rotary Club of Simi Sunrise committed to 30 iPads over the next three years to help Santa Susana Elementary students learn current technology and aid in their education
Pair arrested on suspicion of stealing catalytic converters.
A trophy won by the late Joe Hunt in the 1938 Ojai Valley Tennis Tournament and found at an estate sale will be presented to a family member at this year's tournament Thursday.
Port Hueneme Public Work Director Chris Theisen said local residents can expect restrictions on water use.