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Acuna Art Collective to present opening reception for ‘Clay Coming to Life’ on Sept. 21

Acuna Art Collective to present opening reception for ‘Clay Coming to Life’ on Sept. 21

Exhibit continues through Nov. 2 OXNARD — A historic arts exhibition will take place at the Acuna Arts Collective in the old Social Security Office 425 So. B St., Oxnard. This world class art exhibition, “Clay come to Life,” will feature three world renowned local artist Jacquie Biaggi, Lynn Creighton, and Janet Neuwalder. The opening reception will...
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Bilingual report: CHEERS TO 50 YEARS! The PACC Celebrates Milestone Anniversary with an Epic Kickoff on Sept. 24

Bilingual report: CHEERS TO 50 YEARS! The PACC Celebrates Milestone Anniversary with an Epic Kickoff on Sept. 24

OXNARD — The Oxnard Performing Arts Center (The PACC) is celebrating its 50th Anniversary by kicking off the new season with a community celebration on Monday, Sept. 24, 2018. Starting at 4 p.m. in the main courtyard, the public can enjoy tacos, tequila, tunes, a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Chamber of Commerce, garden dedication (sponsored...
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Assemblymember Irwin and Attorney General Becerra Announce New Law to Strengthen California’s Protections for Service Members

Assemblymember Irwin and Attorney General Becerra Announce New Law to Strengthen California’s Protections for Service Members

SACRAMENTO – AB 3212 authored by Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin (D-Thousand Oaks) will aim to expand consumer protections to active duty personnel stationed in the state. Attorney General Becerra sponsored the bill and worked closely with Assemblymember Irwin to shepherd it through the Legislature. This bill extends the length of time that service members are protected against foreclosure,...
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Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley Receive the 2018 League of E.A.G.L.E.S. Bronze Award Presented by the Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley Receive the 2018 League of E.A.G.L.E.S. Bronze Award Presented by the Boys & Girls Clubs of America

AGOURA HILLS — Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s National Headquarters based in Atlanta, Georgia honored the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley (BGCGCV) for achieving the 2018 League of E.A.G.L.E.S. Bronze Award. The award recognizes BGCGCV for achieving 85% or more of the Board Governance Key Performance Indicators (KPls) which define a...
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Bilingual report: Clerk-Recorder, Registrar of Voters Lunn Announces Plans for September 25 National Voter Registration Day Event

Bilingual report: Clerk-Recorder, Registrar of Voters Lunn Announces Plans for September 25 National Voter Registration Day Event

VENTURA — Ventura County Clerk–Recorder, Registrar of Voters Mark A. Lunn announced plans to host a National Voter Registration Day event on September 25, 2018, to register voters in Ventura County and encourage participation in future elections. Lunn stated, “The Statewide General Election is approaching and now is the time to register or confirm your...
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Bilingual commentary: The Storm in the Catholic Church

Bilingual commentary: The Storm in the Catholic Church

Editor’s note: Amigos805 welcomes local guest columns, letters to the editor and other submissions from our readers. All opinions expressed in submitted material are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of Amigos805. By David Magallanes • Guest contributor David Magallanes As I type this article, Hurricane Florence is drenching the...
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Santa Barbara City College update for Sept. 20

Santa Barbara City College update for Sept. 20

Santa Barbara City College’s Community Newsletter West Campus Permaculture Garden Provides Fresh Organic Produce for the Food Pantry Big changes are taking root on the West Campus. The permaculture garden planted in 2015 has expanded and is thriving, with an array of organic vegetables, fruit trees and flowering pollinator plants. Located just steps away...
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Volunteers Take on Community Projects for 27th Annual Day of Caring

Volunteers Take on Community Projects for 27th Annual Day of Caring

SANTA BARBARA — More than 1,100 volunteers picked up paintbrushes, shovels and whatever other tools they needed to improve and beautify the community Sept. 15 during United Way of Santa Barbara County’s (UWSBC) 27th Annual Day of Caring. Teams and individual volunteers spread out to 53 community projects, including clean-up at several Montecito properties...
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McKinna Elementary School in Oxnard to break ground next month

McKinna Elementary School in Oxnard to break ground next month

OXNARD —After extensive planning, design, preconstruction work, and support from the community, the Oxnard School District will have a groundbreaking celebrating the reconstruction of McKinna Elementary School on Thursday, October 11, 2018. The event will take place at the school, located at 1611 South J Street in Oxnard, from 9 a.m. – 10 a.m....
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Bilingual report: Enforcement of oversized vehicle parking ban in Oak View to begin

Bilingual report: Enforcement of oversized vehicle parking ban in Oak View to begin

VENTURA — On June 19th, the County Board of Supervisors adopted an ordinance prohibiting the parking of Oversized Vehicles in Oak View. Sixteen signs have now been installed along Oak View streets and enforcement of the ordinance can begin. The signs are posted at all roadway approaches in the Oak View area. The ordinance...
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Museum of Ventura County update for Sept. 19

Museum of Ventura County update for Sept. 19

Click here for more information   Major funding for these programs is made possible by the City of San Buenaventura, the County of Ventura and private and community donors. Lunch + Music = MUNCH Grab lunch and head over to the Museum, every Thursday between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., for music and free entry to the galleries....
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Bilingual report: Ventura County Medical Examiner receives donation to increase body storage capacity

Bilingual report: Ventura County Medical Examiner receives donation to increase body storage capacity

VENTURA — The Office of the Ventura County Medical Examiner has received a $24,500 donation from the Kaiser Permanente Foundation to increase the office’s body storage capacity in the event of a mass fatality incident or disaster. “The Medical Examiner facility in Ventura is able to accommodate the daily work flow but is pushed...
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Bilingual report: 3rd Annual Ventura County Behavioral Health Suicide Prevention Conference to be held Sept. 19 at Oxnard College

Bilingual report: 3rd Annual Ventura County Behavioral Health Suicide Prevention Conference to be held Sept. 19 at Oxnard College

OXNARD — With suicide on the rise nationwide, how can we make a difference in our community? Keynote Speaker: Chris Hayes Retired NFL Player, Former Super Bowl Champion, Author and Motivational Mentor Workshops in English and Spanish: “Talk Saves Lives” training by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Depression and Suicidal Ideations in Older Adults...
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Bilingual report: Local Schools Encouraged to Participate in High School Voter Education Weeks

Bilingual report: Local Schools Encouraged to Participate in High School Voter Education Weeks

VENTURA — Ventura County Clerk-Recorder, Registrar of Voters Mark Lunn encourages local schools to participate in High School Voter Education Weeks. Lunn stated, “High School Voter Education Weeks provides an opportunity for educators to highlight the electoral process and build excitement among future voters.” The California Education Code designates the last two full weeks in April...
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Hospice of Santa Barbara Recognizes Heroes of Hospice

Hospice of Santa Barbara Recognizes Heroes of Hospice

SANTA BARBARA — Hospice of Santa Barbara (HSB) hosted about 340 guests for the 6th Annual Heroes of Hospice “Jewels by the Sea” Luncheon on Wednesday, September 12 at the Four Seasons Biltmore, Coral Casino. Each year, HSB recognizes the outstanding organizations and individuals who continue to play an important role in service to...
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