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SEEAG Adds New “School-to-Farm-to-Table” Education Venue – Petty Ranch in Saticoy

SEEAG Adds New “School-to-Farm-to-Table” Education Venue – Petty Ranch in Saticoy

Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture (SEEAG) is launching a new “Farm Lab” at Petty Ranch in Saticoy. SEEAG, founded in 2008, provides free agricultural education programming, including field trips to local farms to students in Southern California. Petty Ranch produces figs, apples, avocados, sugar beets, lemons and other citrus. The Farm Lab will teach students […]

Ventura County Garden Club: Backyard Farming, Permaculture and Hen Therapy

Ventura County Garden Club: Backyard Farming, Permaculture and Hen Therapy

By Sheryl Hamlin How would one describe an Irishman, born in Dublin, who met his wife of 36 years in Northern Ireland while trying to reconcile a peace between Protestants and Catholics, who then went on to become a trauma counselor, married Catholic Deacon and an applied philosopher/theologian specializing in psychotherapeutic performance art and permaculture? […]

Food Share’s Tackle Hunger Campaign a Super Success!

Food Share’s Tackle Hunger Campaign a Super Success!

By Raven West Food Share’s annual Tackle Hunger Campaign more than doubled their goal of collecting 150,000 pounds of food from October through SuperBowl Sunday. This year’s campaign collected close to 400,000 pounds of canned food and nearly $200,000 in donations to help those in need throughout Ventura County. DOLE Packaged Foods led the way […]

Ventura College named one of Top 150 in the Country

Ventura College named one of Top 150 in the Country

Ventura County Community College District Board of Trustees, along with Chancellor Bernard Luskin congratulate Ventura College President Greg Gillespie. The Aspen Institute College Excellence Program this week named Ventura College one of the nation’s top 150 community colleges eligible to compete for the 2017 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence and $1 million dollars in […]

Embassy Suites by Hilton Mandalay Beach Resort Tackles Hunger & Wins!

Embassy Suites by Hilton Mandalay Beach Resort Tackles Hunger & Wins!

Embassy Suites by Hilton Mandalay Beach Resort in Oxnard made a pledge last year to help end hunger, and their mission is paying off! Working through ‘Chefs to End Hunger’ in Los Angeles, the Embassy Suites began providing leftovers to the Midnight Mission, the main recipient of the program. And the good news is, that […]

Dallas Pastor challenges males to become Kingdom Men

Dallas Pastor challenges males to become Kingdom Men

By Michael Hernandez Dallas Mavericks Chaplain Tony Evans challenged over 600 men “to live all their life under the rule of God” at the Kingdom Man Live! event hosted Saturday, Jan. 23rd by New Life Community Church, 1251 N. Rice Avenue. “In every football game, there are three teams that take the field,” said Evans, […]

Anglers Anonymous Ventura Coast — Helping Veterans on the Open Waters

Anglers Anonymous Ventura Coast  — Helping Veterans on the Open Waters

Anglers Anonymous Ventura Coast is a chapter of Anglers Anonymous Central Coast. They’re  a nonprofit fishing organization located on the Ventura Coast of California.They exist to share a passion of fishing with veterans who may not otherwise be able to engage in this amazing activity. You never know what treats the ocean will have in […]

Oxnard denies treatment to ailing widows, cancer patients …

Oxnard denies treatment to ailing widows, cancer patients  …

By George Miller A flashy headline, huh? But Oxnard did in fact vote its intention to deny medical marijuana treatment to ailing widows, cancer patients and other unfortunates at the 1-12-16 City Council meeting (so did every city in the county). It was a 3-2 split, with Council Members Perello and Padilla dissenting. They both wanted further study first. […]

Full Story on What’s Going on In Oregon – Militia Take Over Malheur National Wildlife Refuge In Protest to Hammond Family Persecution…

Full Story on What’s Going on In Oregon – Militia Take Over Malheur National Wildlife Refuge In Protest to Hammond Family Persecution…

By Sundance, 1-3-16 Many people will awaken today to the news of approximately 100 to 150 armed militia taking control of a closed Wildlife Park Headquarters, and not know the full back-story – so here it is: The short summary is:  in an effort to draw attention to a ridiculous arrest of a father and […]

SEEAG Adds New “Farm to Table” Education Venue – Petty Ranch in Saticoy

SEEAG Adds New “Farm to Table” Education Venue – Petty Ranch in Saticoy

Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture (SEEAG) is launching a new “Farm Lab” at Petty Ranch in Saticoy. SEEAG, founded in 2008, provides free agricultural education programs including field trip to local farm to elementary schools in southern California. Petty Ranch produces figs, apples, avocados, sugar beets, lemons and other citrus. The Farm Lab will show […]

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