• News for Human Interest

  • Monday, June 01, 2020
    Express Employment Professionals is now offering Drive Through Hiring.  This new hiring system will allow candidates to stay safely in their cars to start their application process.  “We are committed to putting the people of Ventura County back to work. These are unique times and we want to be able to help our community find jobs in today’s ever-changing environment,” said Neil McMillan ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Ventura County, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, May 29, 2020
    Disasters can happen at any time and anywhere.   You need to be prepared to take action. Whether it is a natural disaster like an earthquake or fire. Or an accident like a snake bite or sunburn This month is a good time to review your family’s emergency plans and ensure you’ve incorporated a plan for your pets as well. Do you have a veterinary approved first aid kit? Is your first aid or ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 13, 2020
    The Little Angels Project of Agoura Hills, California has been at the forefront of disaster response for three years.  It doesn't have to be a fire, flood, or earthquake for Angels to respond.  Covid-19 is a disaster for those who have lost jobs or are financially insecure.  The Little Angels Project is a Veterinary Service Provider and Rescue.  We understand the impact that Covid-19 is having on ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, May 13, 2020
    Dynamic Thousand Oaks based non-profit Fitness Provider Seeks Business Attorney for Open Board Seat.  Due to the loss of this active organization’s Chairman David Adelman who lost his battle to pancreatic cancer, our board is seeking a business attorney to fill this role.    Temporarily providing fitness programs virtually, Fit 4 The Cause, serves low-income communities including seniors, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Ventura County, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 12, 2020
    CONEJO VALLEY SMALL BUSINESS RELIEF FUND SET UP IN WAKE OF CORONVIRUS PANDEMIC  A new relief fund geared to help local small businesses endure the financial impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic is gearing up to offer much-needed financial grants.  The Conejo Valley Small Business Relief Fund was created by the Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce's Foundation, in partnership with the cities of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 05, 2020
    The Little Angels Project is a Veterinary Service Provider and Rescue.  We understand the impact that Covid-19 is having on people with pets who may be strugglingto provide care for them due to limited funds during this crisis.Our mission is to keep people and their pets together during these challenging times, as both need the comfort and love each other provides.  We have created the Little ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Thursday, April 16, 2020
    The Southeast Ventura County YMCA through its disaster-relief program, California Strong, has completed distributing the first round of the $120,000 allocated for direct financial assistance grants to Ventura County residents whose financial situation has been adversely affected by the COVID-19 crisis. The grants are from the Rapid Response Fund set up by the Ventura County Community Foundation ...read more
    Categories: Community, COVID-19 Orders, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, March 30, 2020
    The Southeast Ventura County YMCA, with branches in Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village and Simi Valley, is now offering free, live online youth, family and adult exercise and enrichment classes. No YMCA membership is required.  "We launched these online programs in response to the COVID-19 stay-at-home directives," says Ronnie Stone, YMCA president and CEO. "It's times like these that highlight all ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest