A Mayan-themed play area called Tiempo Magico opened at Ventura's Pacific View mall in recent weeks. After recent rain, the play area allowed parents to let their children enjoy space without the mud.
This month, members of Club Camarillo made St. Patrick's Day shamrocks to give to homebound seniors who have meals delivered.
Outside the Fred Kavli Theatre at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza on Thursday was buzzing with the excitement of about 1,800 third-graders from the Port Hueneme and Conejo Valley school districts.
The son of Ventura County Supervisor Peter Foy was sentenced to six years in prison on charges involving transportation of drugs, money laundering and failure to file income tax.
The Obama administration and two top Republicans eyeing potential White House bids are looking to rework federal assistance for low-wage workers, a rare confluence of aims.
The pipe organ at San Buenaventura Mission is undergoing repairs for the first time in decades. Leaders at the Catholic parish hope the 84-year-old instrument will be ready in time for Easter.
With turnover of administrators, the Pleasant Valley School District board opted to keep the same auding firm its used for more than a decade. The Camarillo district's decision means the auditor will stay on through its 15th year.
A race for a Florida House seat has drawn millions of dollars from the national parties and outside interest groups, all eager to score an early win in 2014.
Bishop Robert Alan Rimbo may be the only spiritual leader trying to rebuild his flock with giant crossword puzzles in the subway and interactive art projects involving dye-filled soap bubbles.
The Border Patrol's chief tells agents to refrain from firing weapons unless their lives are endangered, amid criticism they unnecessarily shot and killed numerous suspects.
When Danielle Goudreau joined the Simi Valley Boys & Girls Club three years ago, little did she know she would later earn the highest honor for members: Youth of the Year.
A roundup of news and information of interest across western Ventura County.
Ezekiel J. Emanuel, a key former White House adviser, on the internal struggles to craft the Affordable Care Act—and what they tell us about today's Washington.
The preschool at Oxnard College is on pace to lose more than $200,000 this year, and college officials are considering shutting it down if they can't find a way to reverse its financial fortunes.
The cross was placed atop the first building under construction at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Camarillo Wednesday. The pastor blessed a small group of church members and the cross during a brief ceremony at the site.
Former J.P. Morgan Chase employee Keith Edwards, who provided tips leading to a payment of $614 million by the bank to the U.S. government, will get $63.9 million for his efforts.