• News for Ventura County

  • Tuesday, January 18, 2022
    Marketing Maven, bicoastal, award-winning public relations firm, has announced that it has been retained as the public relations agency of record for Visit Conejo Valley, the official tourism marketing organization for the cities of Thousand Oaks and Agoura Hills, California, for the second consecutive year. The agency is charged with assisting to increase visitation that will bolster the local ...read more
    Categories: Community, Los Angeles County, Ventura County, General News Article, Member News/Press Release
    Friday, January 14, 2022
    Calling all teachers and principals of elementary schools in our community.TOArts is making grants available to local elementary schools for arts education in the curriculum. More information is available at www.toarts.org/programs/accessarts    
    Categories: Community, Ventura County, Education
    Friday, January 14, 2022
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Oakmont Senior Living Appoints Sam El-Rabba as Executive Director of Oakmont of Agoura Hills Opening Early 2022 IRVINE, Calif.- January 14, 2022- Oakmont Senior Living, a luxury senior living operator with 40 communities in California and Nevada, has hired Sam El-Rabaa, an experienced senior living executive with a background in luxury hospitality, to serve as executive ...read more
    Categories: Community, Health & Wellness, Member News/Press Release, Ventura County, General News Article, Los Angeles County, Senior Services
    Thursday, January 13, 2022
    CONTACT:Roya Alt, Executive Directorralt@cmato.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJanuary 13, 2022  CALIFORNIA MUSEUM OF ART THOUSAND OAKS NAMES NEW BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEMBERS (Thousand Oaks, Calif.) – The California Museum of Art Thousand Oaks (CMATO) today announced the election of Joseph Bagliere and Austin Sincock to its seven-member Board of Directors. Both will serve three-year terms.  Bagliere is ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Los Angeles County, Member News/Press Release, Ventura County
    Tuesday, January 11, 2022
    The Workforce Development Board of Ventura County has partnered with the California Employers Association to provide Ventura County businesses with a free human resources hotline.   HR experts are available to answer common questions involving human resource issues including:   --Wage and Hour Laws --Paid Sick Leave Laws --Hiring and Firing Best Practices --Employee Handbook ...read more
    Categories: Education, Member News/Press Release, Community, General News Article, Ventura County
    Monday, January 10, 2022
    30th Annual Economic Outlook Forecast Breakfast February 11, 2022 | 8-10 A.M. CLU, Lundring Event Center, 130 Overton Ct, Thousand Oaks Come see keynote speakers: Bruce Stenslie, CEO, Economic Development Collaborative, & Matthew Fienup, Executive Director, CERF, CLU, and panelists: Jackie Irwin, Cline Park, Ed.D, Career Transfer Center, Haider Alawami, and more discuss.  Existing and Future ...read more
    Categories: Community, Event, Health & Wellness, Member News/Press Release, Ventura County, Education, General News Article, Los Angeles County, Senior Services
    Wednesday, January 05, 2022
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Mitchel Sloan, Vice President, Resource Development & Marketing Phone: 805.427.6127 Email: mitchel.sloan@vcunitedway.org   UNITED WAY ANNOUNCES DEPARTURE OF PRESIDENT & CEO ERIC HARRISON TO LEAD UNITED WAY OF CENTRAL AND NORTHEASTERN CONNECTICUT   Ventura, Calif. (December 21, 2021) – United Way of Ventura County (UWVC) announced today that President and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Los Angeles County, Ventura County, General News Article, Member News/Press Release
    Wednesday, January 05, 2022
    The Friends of the Thousand Oaks Library invite readers and gift givers to shop at the Thousand Oaks and Newbury Park library bookshops which are fully stocked with like-new used books and CDs at great prices. Year-round, community members donate their gently used books, CDs, and DVDs to the Friends of the Thousand Oaks Library where Friends’ volunteers prepare them for sale. It is easy shopping ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Los Angeles County, Senior Services, Education, Health & Wellness, Member News/Press Release, Ventura County
    Tuesday, January 04, 2022
    Express Employment Professionals’ Toy Drive Turns into Toy Freeway  Thousand Oaks, CA, Dec. 13th, 2021 – Express Employment Professionals partnered with the Ventura County Fire Departments for their annual Spark of Love Toy Drive for the second year in a row. Both the Thousand Oaks and Oxnard Express offices recruited other employers in the area to participate in the Toy Drive with fruitful ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Member News/Press Release, Event, Los Angeles County, Ventura County
    Tuesday, January 04, 2022
    Little Angels Project29348 Roadside Drive Unit BAgoura Hills, CA 91301  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAgoura Hills, CA  January 4, 2022    Since before the beginning of the pandemic Little Angels Project saw a clear need amongst pet owners who wanted to keep their pets but were faced with bills they could not afford. The goal of our program is to reduce owner surrender for medical need.  Our ...read more
    Categories: Education, General News Article, Los Angeles County, Ventura County, Community, Event, Health & Wellness, Member News/Press Release
    Friday, December 17, 2021
    Baseball Legend Vin Scully Uses Poetry to End Veteran Homelessness     Heartwarming story of a community coming together around one “Little Old Lady” told through verse  Camarillo, CA  December 13 – The Grinch ain’t got nothin’ on baseball’s most beloved voice, and this Christmas is going to be red, white… and Dodger Blue for veterans. Baseball’s longest-serving announcer (and Navy veteran) Vin ...read more
    Categories: Education, Health & Wellness, Member News/Press Release, Ventura County, Community, General News Article, Los Angeles County, Senior Services
    Tuesday, December 14, 2021
    Leon Shapiro, a Triunfo Water & Sanitation District (TWSD) board member, was appointed to the Ventura Regional Sanitation District (VRSD) board of directors for a one-year term beginning in December.  The VRSD board is made up of representatives from eight Ventura County cities and a representative from one of five special districts in the county that receive water and wastewater services from ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Member News/Press Release, Los Angeles County, Ventura County
    Tuesday, December 14, 2021
    The Southeast Ventura County YMCA is celebrating a re-opening and major improvements to its Simi Valley branch and the re-opening of the Yarrow Family YMCA in Westlake Village. Tours, kid fun, entertainment, food and other activities will take place Saturday, January 8 at the Simi Valley Family YMCA (3200 Cochran St., Simi Valley) and Saturday, January 22 at the Yarrow Family YMCA (31105 Thousand ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Member News/Press Release, Event, Health & Wellness, Ventura County
    Friday, December 03, 2021
    Each year, Lindero Canyon Middle School (LCMS) hosts an exciting jazz night fundraiser which supports our school’s music program. This year, Jazz Nite 2022 will be held on Wednesday, February 9th.   It’s an evening when many parents, community members, and businesses come out and show their support for our talented young musicians.  The event includes a silent auction and performances by the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Event, Los Angeles County, Education, General News Article, Ventura County
    Thursday, December 02, 2021
    A collaborative of local water districts, Las Virgenes Municipal Water District (LVMWD), Triunfo Water & Sanitation District (TWSD) and Calleguas Municipal Water District (Calleguas), are urging significant water use reductions by their customers after the California Department of Water Resources (CADWR) announced a 0% initial allocation from the State Water Project (SWP) for the upcoming year. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Ventura County, Member News/Press Release, General News Article, Los Angeles County
    Thursday, December 02, 2021
    The Southeast Ventura County YMCA received a $70,000 grant from POOLCORP to help fund the Y's Safety Around Water (SAW) program and current and future lifeguard training.  POOLCORP made the donation at the Yarrow Family YMCA in Westlake Village on November 22.  SAW consists of four, 30-minute classes designed to teach children who have little or no swimming experience basic swimming and water ...read more
    Categories: Education, Member News/Press Release, Community, General News Article, Ventura County
    Wednesday, November 17, 2021
    Eligible Triunfo Water & Sanitation District potable water customers can receive a $15 reduction on their monthly water bill.   To qualify, water customers must submit one of three documents: a copy of their Southern California Edison or Southern California Gas bill showing enrollment in the California Alternate Rates For Energy (CARE) program, a copy of the first page of their federal tax ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Ventura County, Community, Member News/Press Release