Camarillo Street Fair & Fiesta 2007

Comedic Relief to benefit Special Olympics

Comedy Esquire will host a benefit event for Special Olympics Ventura County from 6 to 8 p.m. Sun., July 22 at 1559 Spinnaker Drive, Ste. 205, in Ventura Harbor Village, Ventura. Doors open at 5 p.m. Comedians Pete Gray, Ron Morey and Cary Tobaben will perform. The cost is $25, which includes one complementary drink. All attendees must be over […]

‘Taste of Camarillo’ goes live

To commemorate the 20th anniversary of A Taste of Camarillo, a July 29 wine tasting charity event at the Adolfo Camarillo Ranch House, a live wine auction, previously held as part of the festival on Sunday, has been expanded to a live auction beginning at 5 p.m. Sat., July 28. The evening under the stars will include drinks, appetizers and […]

Taking time for friends and a cup of joe

COFFEE TALK- Casa Pacifica employee Tracy Takahashi, right, co-worker Norma Delgado, left, and her daughter Alyssa Delgado enjoy an afternoon get-together at Palermo Coffee on Ventura Boulevard in Old Town on Tuesday.

RV camp-out this weekend

The Weakenders RV Club’s next camp-out will be Fri. through Sun., July 27 to 29 at Lake Cachuma. The outing will include a family style potluck, campfire and Sunday brunch. New members are welcome. For more information or to make reservations, visit www.weakendersrv.com.

Drumming under the stars

Native American Dr. Mike Willis and OneSpirit Center director Dr. Dennis Merritt Jones will present a Moonlight Meditation and Drumming circle from 7 to 10 p.m. Tues., July 24 at the Tierra Rejada/Underwood Family Farm, 3370 Sunset Valley Road in Moorpark. The event will blend the traditionso fth eNative American sacred drumming ceremony with mindfulness practices and will include a […]

Hedgepeth heading to Junior Olympics

SO FAST- Rio Mesa High’s Saraina Hedgepeth, left, will compete in four events at the United States Track and Field Federation’s National Junior Olympics. The event begins Thurs., July 26 at Mount San Antonio College. Hedgepeth will run in the 100- and 200-meter dashes, as well as the 4×100 and 4×400 relay events.

Sheriff’s Blotter

Camarillo A thief stole a purse from an unlocked car parked in the driveway of a home in the 500 block of Via Marquesa sometime between July 7 and 8. A thief broke into a recreation vehicle parked in the storage parking lot of the Ladera neighborhood homeowners association and stole an undisclosed amount of property sometime between July 7 […]

Strum strings along with guitar society

The Ventura County Classical Guitar Society will meet at 7 p.m. Wed., July 25 at the Senior Center, 1695 Burnley St., Camarillo. The meeting begins with ensemble and solos. Guest artist Howard Lutwak will play at 8 p.m. The public is welcome to attend. For more information, call (805) 482-6224 or visit www.vccgs.com.

Head out on the highway

THEY GOTTA HAVE HEART- With engines growling, Teresa Parker, left, and Samantha Gilden, both of Ventura, get ready to ride with more than 150 other female motorcycle riders in the second annual Ventura Harley-Davidson’s Heels and Wheels Ride on Saturday. The 40-mile ride, beginning in Camarillo, benefits Amazon Heart Thunder, the motorcycling adventure arm of nonprofit Amazon Heart, a peer […]