• News for Community

  • Thursday, March 26, 2020
    SENIOR CONCERNS EXPANDS SERVICES IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19New Emergency Services for Homebound Seniors in East Ventura County Area  Reacting quickly to the current crisis, Senior Concerns has created several new programs for local seniors. While some of the normal day to day operations have been halted due to the mandated shutdown, our organization continues to find new ways to serve our senior ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    Senior Nutrition Lunch Program The Senior Nutrition Lunch Program takes place at the Goebel Adult Community Center, Monday-Friday, 11:30am-1:30pm. Pick-up and delivery option available. Lunch is for Seniors age 60+. $3 requested donation. Will not turn anyone away for inability to pay. FREE Income Tax Preparation Program Suspended Conejo Senior Volunteer Program (CSVP) FREE Tax Preparation ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Thursday, March 26, 2020
    As the landscape continues to change, and additional containment measures go into effect, we want to assure you that Smash RX, LLC is committed to protecting the health and safety of our community, customers, patients and their families. To deliver on this promise, we are taking additional measures to minimize exposure and prevent unnecessary risk while staying open to serve the therapeutic ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 25, 2020
    Dear Customers, We want to assure you that we take the health and well-being of our community, customers, and associates very seriously. Like you, we're closely monitoring the quickly developing effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, we will practice social distancing to protect and care for those who work with us, our customers, and the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Monday, March 23, 2020
    In today's challenging times, Edward Jones financial advisors are thinking about the health of their clients, their families and their colleagues, what's happening in their communities and the effect of Covid-19 on the markets. "Most importantly, we want everyone to know we're taking steps to protect the health and well-being of our clients, associates, families and communities," Regina Korossy ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, March 19, 2020
    LOCAL AGENCY AGNEW MULTILINGUAL SALUTES CLIENT THERMO FISHER’S COVID-19 BREAKTHROUGH FDA Approval Clears Way for Production of 5 Million Kits (Westlake Village, CA March 18, 2020) Thermo Fisher Scientific, based in Waltham, Massachusetts and the largest maker of scientific tools, announced last Friday that their new diagnostic test kits can be used immediately to detect the virus causing ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, March 19, 2020
    Dear Ventura County Community Foundation Family,   I’m writing to share vital information on how individuals, families, undocumented workers, small businesses, and local nonprofit organizations can register their needs for help. Please share.   So many facets of our community are impacted in this current situation.  But, as we have come to appreciate more and moreover the past several years, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic
    Monday, March 16, 2020
    ​FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEVentura County Public Health Press Release Contact: Ashley Bautista, Public Information Officer, 805-654-2640 March 16, 2020  Ventura County Public Health Provides Guidance on COVID-19 TestingPlease save tests for those in critical need  Ventura, CA – The Ventura County Public Health Department today announced increased efforts in the County’s response to COVID-19. “We ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, March 13, 2020
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ventura County Public Health Press Release Contact: Ashley Bautista, Public Information Officer, 805-654-2640County of Ventura Declares Local Health Emergency in Response to Novel Coronavirus Activity Ventura, CA - Today, the Ventura County Public Health Department declared a local health emergency in response to 1) increased spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) across ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Friday, March 13, 2020
    Senior Concerns to Temporarily Close Adult Day Program in Response to COVID-19  Senior Concerns has been closely monitoring coronavirus/COVID-19 and taking steps to maintain a safe and healthy environment in our facility.  On Thursday, March 12th, Senior Concerns’ leadership participated in a call with Ventura County Public Health. Dr. Robert Levin, Health Officer, implemented an emergency ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Friday, March 13, 2020
    Camarillo, CA – The Ventura County Community Foundation, in coordination with the County of Ventura, Amgen Foundation, Southeast Ventura County YMCA, Give An Hour, and the Economic Development Collaborative, has launched a Rapid Response Fund for Ventura Countyto support nonprofit organizations addressing the needs of individuals and families with food and housing support, childcare, wage ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Tuesday, March 03, 2020
    Cryptocurrency Surprise: Now Second Riskiest Scam, Says BBB Scam Tracker Risk Report Santa Barbara, CA (March 2, 2020) – Two years ago, cryptocurrency scams were just emerging as a problem on BBB Scam Tracker, mostly a subset of investment scams. The Better Business Bureau added cryptocurrency as a scam category in 2019 and it leapt to the second riskiest scam, according to the latest BBB report, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, March 02, 2020
    The Express Employment Professionals Ventura County team attended the Express International Leadership Conference 2020 in Nashville Tennessee from Feb. 19th – 22nd.  Neil McMillan, President and Owner of both the Thousand Oaks and Oxnard offices, won the IFA/Franchisee of the Year out of more than 800 Express offices throughout the USA, Canada, and South Africa. “I was completely shocked!” ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, February 04, 2020
    The Yarrow Family YMCA is seeking sponsors for its 7th Annual Golf Classic, Monday, May 4, at the North Ranch Country Club in Westlake Village. The title sponsor is Amoroso Companies.   Available sponsorships range from tee/green signs to exclusive host sponsor. Group golf packages are also available.   The day’s events begin at 9:00 a.m. with breakfast and a putting contest and conclude at ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, January 13, 2020
    An Afternoon to Honor and Remember Mom     Our Mother’s Day Luncheon is an opportunity for us to honor mothers — both living and deceased — for the love, understanding, and hope they bring to our families and to the community. This year we are delighted to honor Linda Dullam and remember Donna Maulhardt Stiles for their commitment to helping others in Ventura County. We hope you will join us ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, January 07, 2020
    Beautiful gardens, art, boutique, music, raffle, refreshments and more! Started in 1996 by a dedicated group of volunteers, the Garden Tour has become one of Camarillo’s signature events. Now in its 24th year, the tour blends a variety of elements to create a truly delightful afternoon of fun and friendship. In addition to five amazing gardens, the tour features art exhibits and demonstrations, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release