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Monday, March 30, 2020
Fun, kid-friendly gardening activities from Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture (SEEAG)  are now available for children who are at home due to COVID-19 school closures. SEEAG, a local leader in agriculture education, conducts learning programs in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties at schools and farms where it teaches students how food is grown, healthy eating habits and proper nutrition. ...read more
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Friday, March 27, 2020
The Ventura College Foundation Marketplace, which operates every Saturday and Sunday on the Ventura College campus, is closed until further notice. Ventura College is following the March 19 COVID-19 "Shelter In Place" executive order from California Governor Gavin Newsom so classes and public activities are no longer being held on campus.  The Marketplace had already been closed since March ...read more
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Thursday, March 26, 2020
Visit this link to view the list of businesses considered "essential" and may stay open during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Wednesday, March 25, 2020
(Ventura, California) As Community Memorial Health System prepares for the challenges treating a growing number of patients with Coronavirus (COVID-19), increasing demands on the health system may eventually lead to shortages of supplies and important personal protective equipment needed to protect patients, physicians, and staff. Based on current supply, projected usage, and market demand and ...read more
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Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Like all the residents of this region, the women and men of Southern California Edison (SCE) are acutely aware of the impacts and challenges to our customers, neighbors and communities from the effort to mitigate the impacts of COVID-19. We support efforts to slow the spread and “flatten the curve” of infections to avoid overwhelming our healthcare system. Since the week of March 16th, roughly ...read more
Friday, March 20, 2020
Ventura College's Miriam & Henry Schwab Academy of Music, scheduled for mid-July, has been cancelled in keeping with state, health and school closure guidelines to reduce the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus).  "We are very disappointed that we cannot hold the academy this year," says Tim Harrison, dean of Performing Arts at Ventura College. "Over 100 student musicians from throughout the county ...read more
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Tuesday, March 17, 2020
The Ventura Chamber of Commerce is working hard to continue to provide our members with the access, information and resources needed to weather the Corona Virus Pandemic. Obviously the health and safety of our community, employees and families is of the utmost importance.    Out of respect for the federal, state and local guidelines and concern for the health and safety of our community, all ...read more
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Tuesday, March 03, 2020
The Gene Haas Foundation has made a $250,000 grant award to the Ventura College Foundation to support the Advanced Manufacturing program at Ventura College. These funds will be used to relocate the current manufacturing lab to the college's Applied Science Center and renovate the new location into a modern manufacturing facility designed to promote manufacturing occupations and enhance student ...read more
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Tuesday, March 03, 2020
Peoples’ Self-Help Housing Announces New Board Members Kevin Clerici of Downtown Ventura Partners and Hazel Davalos of CAUSE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Central Coast, CA, February 27, 2020Kevin Clerici, Executive Director of Downtown Ventura Partners, and Hazel Davalos, Community Organizing Director for CAUSE, have been appointed to the Peoples’ Self-Help Housing’s(PSHH) Board of Directors.  “We are ...read more
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Tuesday, March 03, 2020
     MEDIA CONTACTS:          Susan Bejeckian, 626-570-1051                                                                                           sbejeckian@gmail.com   Jennifer Talt-Lundin, 805-477-0470                                                                     jtalt@venturaharbor.com                                                                                                   ...read more
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