Ventura County Star - Happening Now
Columnist John Grace advises investors to look at how diversified their portfolios are and maybe consider using some active-management techniques to diversify further.
Here is a sampling of vocabulary questions from Tuesday's preliminary test at the Scripps National Spelling Bee. For the test, participants are asked to spell 12 words and define 14 words.
A teacher in the Rio School District, who estimates that a third of her class has come from Oaxaca, incorporates Mixteco culture into her lessons.
Charter Communications’ proposed takeover of Time Warner Cable is good news for Charter’s subscribers in Ventura. It means they should soon be able to watch the Dodgers on SportsNet LA. A statement Tuesday sent by Time Warner Cable said, “Charter is committed to carrying SportsNet LA as soon as possible. We’re excited for Charter customers to enjoy the network’s
Ventura County fire officials are investigating an unknown substance found in a Camarillo trash container.
The College Area Community Council meets Wednesday in Ventura.
Senior advocate Betty Berry explains the phrase, which often is heard when discussing long-term care.
Police say an Idaho woman who was having an affair orchestrated a gruesome Las Vegas hatchet attack that left her husband dead with his head nearly severed while they were on a family trip on Memorial Day.
Thn public is invited to speak at a hearing Wednesday before the Board of Equalization that will examine business and property taxes.
Five elephant seals and 12 sea lions have been admitted to a San Diego rehabilitation center following last week’s Refugio oil spill. Two sea lions have died after being admitted.
Two Ventura schools were on temporary lock down Tuesday morning while police searched for a man who was seen with a gun, officials said.
How much do you plan to reduce your household water use? 10-20%? Less than 10%? Zero?
Two structure fires were knocked down in Ventura Tuesday morning, officials said.
Bones found in the San Francisco Bay Area are those of a Swedish exchange student who disappeared more than 30 years ago, authorities said Monday.
The National Weather Service reported that onshore flow will bring night through morning low clouds and fog to the coast and into some valleys through the week, but areas farther inland will have fair skies.
NEW YORK (AP) - Charter Communications will spend $55.33 billion to acquire Time Warner Cable in a cash-and-stock deal that would instantly create one of the largest TV and Internet providers in the U.S.
A man injured in a shooting in Oxnard was transported to a local hospital Monday night, officials said.