March 31, 2017 RSS feed / Community

Sales of e-cigarettes soar, survey finds

Retail survey shows health trends in county

Stores in Ventura County sold fewer tobacco products overall and offered more fruits and vegetables last year than they had three years before. But sales of e-cigarettes have soared, a health survey released this month showed. More...

County court seeks applicants for civil grand jury

Deadline is April 7

The Ventura County Superior Court of California is taking applications for the 2017-18 civil grand jury. The application deadline is Fri., April 7. Applicants must be U.S. More...

Car show, food drive at Round-Up festival

Country music event this weekend

The Kiwanis Club of Santa Susana will hold its annual car show at Round–Up: A Rock ’N Country Music Extravaganza on Sat., April 1 at Rancho Simi Community Park, 1765 Royal Ave., Simi Valley.  Car lovers and music lovers can come toge More...

Jewish-based Toastmasters Club forming in Simi/T.O.

A new Toastmasters Club, Minyan Masters, is forming in the Simi Valley/Thousand Oaks area.  The club will meet in the evening on the first and third Wednesdays of the month in Simi Valley. The first meeting will be April 5.  More...

Events open doors for local teens

Some employees will conduct interviews at April 22 job expo

The City of Simi Valley will offer two events especially for teens.  The Teen Volunteer Fair will run from 6 to 7:30 p.m. More...

Driver facing manslaughter charge

Monroe accused of causing crash while intoxicated

A Simi Valley woman accused of causing the collision that claimed the life of her wife, an off-duty Los Angeles police officer, could face time in prison if she is convicted as charged, according to Ventura County Superior Court records. More...

Panel to cover water issues facing county

Ferguson Case Orr Paterson will offer a free community event titled “Half Full or Half Empty: Managing Water Conflicts and Encouraging Collaboration” from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. More...

‘Feed the Fuzz’ fundraiser honors law enforcement

The Feed the Fuzz fundraiser will take place from 5 to 10 p.m. Sat., April 8 at Pizzscotti Trattoria Bakery and Bar, 1555 Town Center Way, Simi Valley. The restaurant is at the east end of the mall. More...

AT THE LIBRARY

The Simi Valley Public Library at 2969 Tapo Canyon Road will present these free programs in April. For more information, call (805) 526-1735 or go online to simivalleylibrary.org. For families More...

Bonding on the mountain trails

Composite team open to middle and high school

Before high school, mountain biker Jeremy Call used to hit the trails with a decidedly older set: his dad and his dad’s friends. “I didn’t know there were other kids out there who mountain bike,” Call said. More...