A small water district in Ventura County is taking big steps to help with the state’s drought emergency by turning saltwater into drinking water.
Bob Jones slid into the seat on a massive B-29 Superfortress and he was thrown back into memories of the war.
A railroad track in Camarillo was open Monday following a weekend collision between a car and an Amtrak train bound for Los Angeles, just a few miles away from the site of a major derailment earlier last week.
An Amtrak train slammed into a vehicle around 8 p.m. Sunday in Ventura County.
Heavy rain from a late winter storm hit Los Angeles and Ventura counties on Sunday afternoon while the Southland’s mountains picked up a significant amount of snow from a late winter storm that promised more precipitation as the night wore on.
Firefighters Thursday rescued a raccoon snared in a drain pipe in Camarillo, officials said.
A Camarillo dentist is being held Monday on $250,000 bail after being booked for allegedly trying to set fire to the offices of three competitors.
A 63-year-old dentist remained in custody on Saturday for allegedly setting two dental offices on fire.
A measles outbreak that started at Disneyland in December has made its way to Ventura County.
Public health officials say five people in Ventura County are sick with measles.
Police say a woman who worked at a children’s group home in Camarillo is in custody after twice running away with teenage girl who lived at the home.
Three Santa Paula men who were allegedly involved in a county wide theft ring remained in custody Friday.
Perhaps the biggest job was in Camarillo, about 50 miles northwest of Los Angeles, where a mudslide made 13 homes uninhabitable Friday. The debris flowed down a hillside burned by wildfire last year.
Strong to damaging winds are expected throughout much of the Southland on Sunday, and will bring with them an increased threat for wildfires.
Crews continued to clear mud Monday from two houses following a major debris flow that prompted the evacuation of nearly a dozen Camarillo Springs homes over the weekend.