August 18, 2017 RSS feed / Family

New center provides safe haven for LGBTQ community

Collective is home to 3 nonprofits

In a quiet Ventura business park, the Diversity Collective’s new Community Resource Center had its door wide open, ready for guests to drop in. More...

Some best bets for summer reading

Adventure stories are page-turners

COMMENTARY /// Literature for young adults   Young adult readers may enjoy reading the following three books for which I have included the storylines, recommended ages and comments.  Midnight at the Electric” by Jodi Lynn Anderson: Re More...

Titans clash to tiny tots’ delight

ENTERTAINED—Makenna Stegman, 6, of Camarillo watches“ Clash of the Titans” during Fairy Tales in the Park presented by Gypsies in a Trunk at Valle Lindo Park in Camarillo on Aug. More...

School’s starting, check car seats

GETTING IT RIGHT—Andrea Swanson, a child passenger safety technician with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, talks with Camarillo resident Mattie Gist about the proper way to i More...