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Thursday, April 18, 2019
Ventura College students interested in careers in the medical and health fields received the first annual Allied Health Scholarship awards from the Ventura College Foundation at an April 13 ceremony at the college.  A total of $93,300 in scholarships were awarded to 42 students who are currently taking or plan on taking courses in the college's Holistic Health Studies, Kinesiology Program, ...read more
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Monday, April 15, 2019
NEWS RELEASEFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                       PLEASE CONTACT:Greg Cooper, director of community outreach Humane Society of Ventura CountyT. 805-646-6505 Humane Society Welcomes New Director of Veterinary ServicesOJAI, California – Christina Sisk, DVM, is the new director of veterinary services at the Humane Society of Ventura County. Hired in March, Sisk ...read more
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Wednesday, April 10, 2019
 NEWS RELEASEFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                Please Contact:Nan DrakeTel. 805-701-9809 Recycling Update: Good News, Bad News VENTURA, California – There’s no way around it: Internationally, the recycling news is not good. After decades of accepting most of the world’s recycled materials, China is preparing to almost completely shut down its ...read more
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Thursday, April 04, 2019
Nan Drake Still Among Best in BusinessThe longtime voice of Harrison Industries also earns Mother of the Year honorsSANTA BARBARA, California – For the 12th consecutive year, Nan Drake is one of the tri-counties’ Top 50 Women in Business, according to the Pacific Coast Business Times.The voice of Ventura-based Harrison Industries and a longtime civic leader, Drake will accept the award during an ...read more
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Tuesday, April 02, 2019
When : April 2nd 2019 Where : Harbor Cove Cafe 1867 Spinnaker Dr. Ventura, CA 93001 https://www.facebook.com/harborcovecafe/   With the return of warm weather Harbor Cove Cafe in Ventura Harbor has extended their hours for Spring. Beginning this weekend our doors will remain open till 8pm Fridays and Saturdays, bringing back the much loved Sunsetter Menu. With our extended hours we are also ...read more
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Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Lifeguards Return to Ventura Harbor Beaches for Summer Once again this summer, daily lifeguard service will be provided at Ventura Harbor beaches off Spinnaker Drive. In a unanimous vote on Wednesday, March 20, the Board of Port Commissioners authorized the General Manager of Ventura Harbor to contract with State Parks to provide the service from mid-May through Labor Day 2019 at Harbor Cove and ...read more
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Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Employment law firm LightGabler is presenting "It Only Hurts When I Work: Handling Disabilities Without Disabling Your Workplace." The seminar will be held twice: Tuesday, April 9 in Oxnard and Tuesday, April 23 in Simi Valley.  In today's stressful work environment, California employers find themselves faced with more employee illnesses, injuries and workplace stress claims. While most employers ...read more
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Wednesday, March 13, 2019
SBA Emerging Leaders Initiative Join the Entrepreneurs Shaping the Future of Small Business The U.S. Small Business Administration's (SBA) Emerging Leaders Initiative provides free entrepreneurship education and training for executives of small, poised-for-growth companies that are potential job creators.  This intensive executive entrepreneurship series includes nearly 100 hours of classroom ...read more
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Monday, February 11, 2019
The Ventura College Foundation (VC Foundation) is hosting tours of the Ventura College campus on the last Monday of the month through April. The "A Pirate's Life for Me" one-hour walking tour is for community members, service club representatives, community partners, business owners, alumni and donors who are interested in learning about current foundation and college programs.  The tour ...read more
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Thursday, January 31, 2019
Kristin Ockert has joined the board of directors of the Ventura College Foundation.  Ockert worked with community colleges for 21 years, mostly in state level policy and program development. She currently is on the foundation's Strategic Planning Committee, which is developing a new multi-year plan that is incorporating input from community stakeholders and reflecting on new data and projected ...read more
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