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How two different Ventura families experienced the Thomas Fire – KEYT

December 14, 2017 10:32:44 pm | 0 Comments

How two different families… VENTURA, Calif. – Families who evacuated from the Ondulando neighborhood in Ventura are coming back to see what’s left of their homes. Ventura resident John Quebbemann has come to search his burned down family home every day since the Thomas fire ripped through the neighborhood. Thursday he found something he thought he would…

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Santa Paula pays tribute to Cory Iverson, firefighter killed while battling Thomas fire – LA Daily News

December 14, 2017 10:24:55 pm | 0 Comments

A firefighter from San Diego has died while battling the Thomas fire in the Fillmore area of Ventura County, officials said Thursday, Dec. 14. The firefighter, identified as Cory Iverson, was an engineer for Cal Fire based in San Diego, officials said. Authorities have not yet released details on how the accident occurred. Local Santa…

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Ventura police arrest stolen-vehicle suspect – Ventura County Star

December 14, 2017 9:57:02 pm | 0 Comments

CLOSE Do you know what to do if you see something bad happening? Here are some tips. USA TODAY Network Ventura police(Photo: STAR FILE PHOTO) A Ventura woman was arrested Thursday morning on suspicion of driving a stolen vehicle, according to police. Authorities said that at 10:12 a.m., a Ventura patrol officer noticed a suspicious…

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Camarillo outworks West Ranch boys basketball – Santa Clarita Valley Signal

December 14, 2017 8:48:24 pm | 0 Comments

0 SHARES ShareTweetSubscribe Get breaking news and local stories in your inbox! * indicates required Email Address * First Name Last Name Newsletters  Weekday Local News Emails  Promotions and Contests Sean McKillop didn’t make any excuses after his first game as head coach for West Ranch basketball ended in a loss. “We can’t use the…

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Jaime Jaquez scores 38 points in Camarillo victory – Los Angeles Times

December 14, 2017 7:49:04 pm | 0 Comments
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Two Santa Barbara residents charged with defrauding thousands of people in nationwide telemarketing scam – KSBY San Luis Obispo News

December 14, 2017 7:09:17 pm | 0 Comments

Two Santa Barbara residents have been charged with defrauding thousands of people in a nationwide telemarketing real estate scam. 49-year-old Michael Davenport and 51-year-old Cynthia Rawlinson were both charged with conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud – five counts of wire fraud and one count of mail fraud. The indictment arises from their participation…

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Power company should help – Simi Valley Acorn

December 14, 2017 7:05:59 pm | 0 Comments

I want to inform the customers of Southern California Edison about the lack of services they are receiving. My family member has been a Southern California Edison customer in Simi Valley for many years. She is now a senior citizen in your community and is afflicted with lung cancer and relies on an oxygen machine…

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Author to visit Simi bookstore – Simi Valley Acorn

December 14, 2017 7:05:59 pm | 0 Comments

Gus Sapon, who writes with his wife, Sylvie, under the pen name Gus Beck, will sign their new book, “In God’s Hands,” at the following local events: At 4 p.m. Sat., Dec. 16 at the Never-ending Stories Bookstore, Simi Valley Town Center, 1555 Simi Town Center Way. At 2 p.m. Wed., Dec. 20 at The…

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Chabad brings Chanukah to Simi – Simi Valley Acorn

December 14, 2017 7:05:59 pm | 0 Comments

FUN FOR ALL—Ninety-four-year-old Sam Wechter of Simi Valley dances a hora, the traditional Jewish circle dance, during the Chanukah at the Mall celebration at the Simi Valley Town Center on Wednesday. The festivities included a menorah lighting, food, games and entertainment. At left, Chabad of Simi Valley’s Rabbi Nosson Gurary lights the grand menorah. Photos…

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Project would boost Simi housing stock – Simi Valley Acorn

December 14, 2017 7:05:59 pm | 0 Comments

PROPOSAL—A rendering of the proposed Landing development. Courtesy of Bassenian Lagoni Architects The roughly 13-acre property that has been home to Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District’s headquarters for 55 years may soon be transformed into a new apartment complex. A joint venture between USA Properties Fund and the Ventura County Area Housing Authority, the…

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