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  • Wednesday, July 21, 2021
    The Friends of the Thousand Oaks Library are pleased to announce the appointment of Rossanna Guerra as its new Board President and Aerin LeDuc Gummeson as Vice-President tasked with leading the all-volunteer Board in meeting its mission to increase awareness of, raise funds for, and actively assist the Thousand Oaks Library and its branches to promote learning, literacy and cultural knowledge. Two ...read more
    Categories: Member News/Press Release, Community, Ventura County
    Tuesday, July 20, 2021
    PRESS RELEASEFor Immediate ReleaseSaturday, August 28, 2021  The Thousand Oaks Rotary Foundation invites you to attend the 20th annual “Thousand Oaks Rotary Wine & Beer Festival” at the Hyatt Regency Westlake on Saturday, August 28th                   The Thousand Oaks Rotary Foundation will celebrate the 20th annual “Thousand Oaks Rotary Wine & Beer Festival” on Saturday,August 28, 2021, from ...read more
    Categories: Event, Member News/Press Release, Community, General News Article, Ventura County
    Tuesday, July 20, 2021
    The Southeast Ventura County YMCA is hosting its 4th Annual Gala on Saturday, September 18 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Westlake Village. This year's theme is "Imagine."  The YMCA will honor Chuck and Melinda Carmichael, proud long-time residents of Simi Valley. “Chuck and Melinda are true servant leaders who humbly support many causes and organizations in our community,” says Ronnie Stone, ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Member News/Press Release, Event, Los Angeles County, Ventura County
    Monday, July 19, 2021
    Express Employment Professionals Celebrates 15 YearsExpress is on a mission to put people back to work  Thousand Oaks, CA, July 1st, 2021 – Starting with a small office in Ventura in 2006 shortly before the 2008 recession, the Express Employment Professionals office expanded to two locations, first in Oxnard and then in Thousand Oaks. The offices have since placed 22,564 people in various Light ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Ventura County, Event, Member News/Press Release
    Friday, July 16, 2021
    Pristine Potty was created as a mobile application to help consumers rate the restrooms of their favorite dining spots. With the goal of creating better service for dining experiences, Pristine Potty’s mission is to elevate restaurants service and raise dining standards globally. In an age of pandemic unrest and hygiene consciousness, the Pristine Potty app is dedicated to being the authority on ...read more
    Categories: Member News/Press Release, General News Article, Health & Wellness
    Tuesday, July 13, 2021
    Young scholars from two local school districts are taking part in "Find My Genius" this summer. The five-week program, sponsored by the Southeast Ventura County YMCA, Conejo Valley Unified School District and Las Virgenes Unified School District, is designed to reduce the achievement gap that often occurs over summer break.  The program is offered at no cost to low- and moderate-income students ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Member News/Press Release, General News Article
    Tuesday, July 13, 2021
    Everything at the Christmas in Wonderland July event at Assistance League® of Conejo Valley Thrift Shop is now 50% off! Come in and shop July 13 - July 24 for Christmas decorations and novelties. 
    Categories: General News Article, Ventura County, Los Angeles County, Community, Member News/Press Release, Event, Senior Services
    Monday, July 12, 2021
    The Triunfo Water & Sanitation District, which provides drinking water to communities in the southeastern portion of Ventura County, currently has enough potable (drinking) water to avoid imposing new water restrictions on its 14,000 water customers for the foreseeable future, according to Raymond Tjulander, chair of the district’s board of directors.There are a number of reasons why the district ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Ventura County, Community, Member News/Press Release
    Tuesday, July 06, 2021
    The Workforce Development Board of Ventura County (WDB) elected Peter Zierhut as chair and Stephen Yeoh as vice-chair.  Zierhut is Vice President, Outside Operations at Haas Automation, Inc. with company headquarters in Oxnard. This is his second time as WDB chair for Zierhut, having served in that capacity about 14 years ago. “We are at a critical time in Ventura County,” says Zierhut.  “Among ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Member News/Press Release, Ventura County
    Thursday, July 01, 2021
    BumbleBee Foundation Announces Expansion to Idaho  WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA—The BumbleBee Foundation, a pediatric cancer organization founded in Southern California a decade ago, will be expanding its support services to the state of Idaho starting next year. The foundation currently supports over 370 pediatric cancer families throughout the state of California and is looking forward to helping even ...read more
    Categories: Member News/Press Release, Ventura County
    Wednesday, June 30, 2021
    CCO’s Community Diaper Bank surpasses 285,000 diapersVentura County-based nonprofit’s diaper bank averages distribution of nearly 19,000 diapers per month  CONEJO VALLEY, Calif., (June 30, 2021) — Conejo Community Outreach (CCO), a 100% volunteer-run Ventura County-based nonprofit, has been responding to the increased need for diaper support resulting from the hardships residents of Ventura ...read more
    Categories: Community, Ventura County, Member News/Press Release
    Tuesday, June 29, 2021
    FIRE HAZARD DISCLOSURE LAW TAKES EFFECT JULY 1   CAMARILLO – A new California law requiring fire risk disclosures by sellers of real property in high or very high fire hazard severity zones will take effect July 1.   The law, which started as Assembly Bill 38, requires such sellers to provide buyers with documentation that the property meets defensible space requirements.   Sellers in the ...read more
    Categories: Ventura County, Member News/Press Release
    Tuesday, June 29, 2021
    New West Symphony’s Laby Harmony Project Receives $15,000 Grant from the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association       (THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – June 29, 2021) — The New West Symphony announced today that it has received a $15,000 grant from Los Angeles Philharmonic Association to support New West Symphony’s highly-acclaimed Laby Harmony Project.  The funding is part of the LA Phil’s Partners in ...read more
    Categories: Member News/Press Release, Ventura County
    Monday, June 28, 2021
    United Way Welcomes New Chair and Members to Board of Directors  Ventura, CA, June 28, 2021 – Dr. Greg Gillespie, Chancellor of the Ventura County Community College District will assume the duties as Chair of the Board of Directors for the United Way of Ventura County on July 1, 2021. Dr. Gillespie will serve in this capacity through June 30, 2022. Dr. Gillespie succeeds Midge Campbell-Thomas, ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Member News/Press Release, Ventura County
    Friday, June 25, 2021
    The Future Elite Academy is excited to announce that we are holding our first annual golf tournament at Wood Ranch Golf Club in Simi Valley California. This event will take place on Monday, August 16th at 11AM.  Available sponsorships range from tee/green signs to exclusive host sponsor. The Future Elite Academy is home to many different and diverse individuals from all walks of life. Proceeds ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Event, General News Article, Health & Wellness, Los Angeles County, Member News/Press Release, Senior Services, Ventura County
    Monday, June 21, 2021
    Categories: Community, Event, Member News/Press Release
    Monday, June 14, 2021
    The Yarrow Family YMCA is seeking sponsors for its 7th Annual Golf Classic, taking place Monday, August 9, at the North Ranch Country Club in Westlake Village. The title sponsor for the YMCA's "On Course For A Cause" tournament is Amoroso Companies. Last year's tournament was cancelled because of the pandemic.  Available sponsorships range from tee/green signs to exclusive host sponsor.  The ...read more
    Categories: Event, Member News/Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Tuesday, June 08, 2021
    Kathleen M. Fellows and Monnett De La Torre, attorneys with the Camarillo-based employment law firm LightGabler, have been named to the 2021 Super Lawyers' Rising Star list of Southern California attorneys. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of lawyers are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.  This is the third year that Fellows has been selected and the first ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Ventura County, Member News/Press Release
    Thursday, September 03, 2020
    California-based tech company Heed Consulting Group is working with St Mel's School to address the challenge of distance teaching by installing customized classroom studios.?The novel Coronavirus has resulted in school interruptions and closures all across the world. Globally, over 1.2 billion children are out of the classroom. As a result, education has changed dramatically, with the distinctive ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Member News/Press Release, Education, Los Angeles County