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CI to host 26th District congressional debate

October 1, 2014

Democratic incumbent Julia Brownley and Republican challenger Jeff Gorell will square off in a public forum Sunday, Oct. 12   Camarillo, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014 – CSU Channel Islands (CI) will host the first public debate between the candidates for California’s 26th District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives on Sunday, Oct. 12, from [...]

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Workforce Investment Board of Ventura County Adds CLU’s Dr. Gerhard Apfelthaler

February 11, 2014

Ventura, Calif. (Feb. 11, 2014)–The Workforce Investment Board (WIB) of Ventura County announced the addition of Dr. Gerhard Apfelthaler to its board. The Ventura County Board of Supervisors officially appointed Apfelthaler on February 4 for a three-year term.

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First of 12 Captain Planet School Learning Gardens Opens in Ventura County

January 28, 2014

Oxnard, Calif. (January 28, 2014)—The Captain Planet Foundation (CPF), a nonprofit organization dedicated to inspiring the next generation of environmental stewards, has created its first Learning Garden in Ventura County with help from Food for Thought Ojai and Agromin. The garden is at Rio Del Norte Elementary School in Oxnard.

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Naval Base Chief Staff Officer Scott Loeschke Appointed to Workforce Investment Board

August 28, 2013

Ventura, Calif. (August 28, 2013). — The Workforce Investment Board (WIB) of Ventura County recently welcomed Naval Base Ventura County (NBVC) Chief Staff Officer Scott Loeschke as a new WIB member. In making the two-year appointment, the Ventura County Board of Supervisors also approved the reappointments of WIB members Brian Gabler, Bill Pratt and Mike Soules to two-year terms.

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Limoneira • Tapping international resources to Unleash the ‘Beautiful’ Power of Lemons.

July 11, 2013

Limoneira Company is joining forces once again in its newest marketing campaign, Unleash the Power of Lemons. Noteworthy beauty experts are teaming up to highlight the various ways lemons can be used in skin, nail and hair care. The campaign, which connects Limoneira to experts in the areas of health, beauty, food and beverage, lifestyle, [...]

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Air District’s Air Monitoring Network Plan Available for Review

June 20, 2013

Ventura County, CA (June 20, 2013) – The Ventura County Air Pollution Control District (VCAPCD) has released its Draft 2013 Ambient Air Monitoring Network Plan for public review and comment. Federal regulations require all air districts to prepare an annual plan describing the network of ambient air quality monitors and monitoring stations and identify needs [...]

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Assemblyman Jeff Gorell Among 2013 WIB Award Winners

June 18, 2013

Ventura, Calif. (June 18, 20130.–State Assemblyman Jeff Gorell, who established the Gold Team California initiative to retain and attract employers to Ventura County and the state, earned this year’s Workforce Investment Board (WIB) Champion for Prosperity Award. Gorell will be among five 2013 WIB Award recipients who will be recognized at the WIB’s annual meeting on June 20 at the Ventura County Office of Education.

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Agromin Selected “2013 Small Business of the Year” in Calif. Senate District 19

May 27, 2013

Oxnard, Calif. (May 27, 2013)–Oxnard, California-based Agromin, the organics recycler for over 50 California cities, was selected as the 2013 Small Business of the Year for California Senate District 19.

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Mustang Wins BIG

March 18, 2013

At the 2013 Coastal California ADDY Awards Wednesday night, Mustang Marketing came away a big winner! The Mustang team journeyed north to the Center Stage Theater in Santa Barbara to enjoy the event and peruse the entries. Attending such an exciting ceremony already made for a fun evening, and that was before they announced any [...]

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Ventura County Express Office Earns Top Awards at International Leadership Conference

March 18, 2013

Ventura County, CA, March 15th, 2013 – Express Employment Professionals of Ventura County earned top honors at the staffing firm’s 30th annual International Leadership Conference in Salt Lake City, according to Neil & Janet McMillan, Ventura County Express owners.                 The Ventura County Express office received the Innovation Award, for recognition of an idea that [...]

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