Ventura County Star - Happening Now
Kevin Costner's band Modern West is one of 10 musical acts to perform during the fair.
The golden hills of California were being blackened Friday by a series of wildfires egged on by bone-dry vegetation, triple-digit temperatures and gusting winds.
The Thousand Oaks Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a driver's license/DUI checkpoint from 9 p.m. Saturday through 3 a.m. Sunday at an undisclosed location within the city limits.
A vehicle fire was reported Friday morning in Ventura, officials said.
Zimbabwe intends to seek the extradition of an American dentist who killed a lion that was lured out of a national park and shot with a bow and a gun, and the process has already begun, a Cabinet minister said Friday.
A man was arrested for suspicion of DUI and possession of a weapon Thursday evening in Oxnard, officials said.
The National Weather Service reported that there will be a slight chance of thunderstorms across the mountains, the Antelope Valley and interior sections of San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara counties Friday. Any thunderstorms this weekend should be confined to the mountains of Los Angeles and Ventura counties as well as the Antelope Valley.
Local groups were planning to protest fracking Saturday in Ventura, officials said.
Greg Hardy joined his new Cowboys teammates for Thursday’s opening practices of training camp, but exactly when the controversial defensive end plays his first game for Dallas is yet to be determined.
Food truck operators and chefs from fancy restaurants alike are working to give the 6,500 Special Olympics athletes and their supporters from 165 countries an authentic taste of American cusine by way of California.
A Ventura man was arrested in connection with elder abuse Thursday in Ventura, officials said.
A doctor’s husband accused of practicing medicine without a license and administering morphine that allegedly led to the death of an 88-year-old patient pleaded not guilty.
Engineering command at Naval Base Ventura County Port Hueneme changes leadership.
Erik Fido the only athlete representing Ventura County, will bring back a silver and a bronze in bowling.
The Oxnard City Council formalized a deal for new car storage at the Del Norte waste facility, while cars will be removed from the troublesome College Park location by Friday.