September 10, 2010 RSS feed / Community

Union negotiations slow roadwork project

The uncertainty of union contract negotiations has delayed the start of repairs on the Norwegian Grade.   The start date was supposed to have been Tues., Sept. 7. The temporary closure of the Norwegian Grade, the area of N. More...

Democrats form new group

The Ventura County Democratic Central Committee has chartered a new organization, the Democratic Campaign Council of Ventura County. More...

Come see White Horses

The Camarillo White Horses will take part in the following events. For more information, go to http://camarilloranch.org.   •Good Shepherd Church Grand Opening on Sun., Sept. 19 at 380 Arneill Road. More...

Luncheon to celebrate volunteers

The sixth annual Spirit of Community Partnership Awards Luncheon, hosted by the United Way, will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thurs., Sept. 16 at Serra Center, 5205 Upland Road, Camarillo.   More...

Healing event at church

Camarillo Healing Rooms will celebrate the fifth annual Worldwide Day of Healing from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sat., Sept. 18 at Jubilee Church, 1169 Calle Suerte, Camarillo.   The event is free and open to the public.   More...

CSUCI receives Amgen grant

California State University Channel Islands recently received a graduate scholarship donation for $35,000 from Amgen for various master’s degree programs in biotechnology and bioinformatics. More...

Fall concert

The Westlake Village Music Society will present a fall concert featuring Amici Musicae at 4 p.m. Sun., Sept. 19 at the United Methodist Church of Westlake Village, 1049 S. Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village.   More...

NASA, Dept. of Defense agree to clean up their portion at rocket test site

Chemical and radiological contaminants have lingered for more than 30 years

Negotiations took a turn for the better last week in the more than 30-year battle to rid the Santa Susana Field Laboratory of its chemical and radiological contamination.   More...

Get out and meet Newcomers

The next Camarillo Newcomers Club meeting will be on Thurs., Sept. 16 at Sterling Hills Golf and Country Club, 901 Sterling Hills Drive, Camarillo. More...

Training for court-appointed advocates

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) is a nationwide organization that trains volunteers to advocate for abused, neglected and abandoned children in the foster care system. More...

Flag retirement ceremony

An American flag retirement ceremony will take place at noon Sat., Sept. 11 at the new Veterans Home of California, 10900 Telephone Road in Ventura.   The event will properly dispose of worn and tattered American flags. More...

Donate used clothing

The Salvation Army will pick up gently used adult and children clothing at residents’ doors.   All donated clothes are repaired as needed and cleaned and then sold at Salvation Army thrift stores throughout Southern California.   More...

Volunteers needed

The Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza theaters need volunteer ushers for all types of performances.   Ushers must be members of Friends of the Civic Arts Plaza, which costs $15 per year. More...