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Search Continues In Ojai Area For Missing 99-Year-Old Woman

Authorities in Ventura County Monday asked residents to keep a sharp lookout for a missing 99-year-old woman.


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Ojai Man Not Showering For 128 Days In Effort To Curb Drought Crisis

An Ojai man has come up with a unique challenge to personally attempt to curb the drought crisis in Southern California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/13/2014

Josh and Rebecca Tickell want to speak out about being set-up by a gotcha journalist. (credit: indiegogo.com)

Filmmaker Couple Say They Were Duped By Journalist Who Calls Hollywood Elite Hypocrites

The couple, Josh and Rebecca Tickell, were producing an anti-fracking documentary for their Green Planet Productions.


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Truck Driver Warms The Internet With Kind Gesture To Boy With Autism

The simple act of kindness is getting comments and applause from all over the globe.


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5 Options For A Relaxing Ojai Getaway

Accommodations in Ojai range from the luxurious Ojai Valley Inn & Spa resort to the campsites at Lake Casitas, small boutique hotels, as well as yoga and spiritual retreats.

CBS Los Angeles–08/02/2013

Fourth Of July Fireworks Operator Injured In Ojai

A Southern California Fourth of July fireworks show in Ojai was halted soon after it began when the 32-year-old pyrotechnic operator was injured by a premature blast.


Detectives say they knew Ricardo Juarez Valencia from his arrest and subsequent conviction for cultivation of marijuana in 2012 near Rose Valley. (courtesy VCSD)

Ventura County Pot Grower Arrested For 2nd Time In Same Area

A Los Angeles man who had previously been arrested and deported for the cultivation of marijuana was in police custody Thursday.



Ojai, California: A Picturesque Village Just A Short Drive From LA

Take a day and head out to explore Ojai, California. This city has all the great charm of a small town and lots of great spots to explore and enjoy.


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Woman Plays Dead, Escapes Bear Attack With Minor Injuries

A woman played dead and escaped with minor injuries when a bear attacked her as she walked her dogs in Ventura County.


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3-Month-Old Bear Cub Weighing 10 Pounds Found Abandoned In Ojai

An apparently abandoned bear cub found in Ventura County has been taken to Lake Tahoe, where she will be cared for during the winter before being released back into the wild.


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Ventura County Homeowner Claims Water With High Chlorine Levels Is Making Family Sick

A homeowner in Ojai said too much chlorine in her family’s tap water has made them sick.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/11/2012

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Visiting The Little Known City of Santa Paula

Nestled between the vineyards of Ojai and the beaches of Ventura lies the agricultural town of Santa Paula. The burgh has etched itself into Southern California’s story due to its early stake in oil years […]

CBS Los Angeles–07/06/2012

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Ojai Youth Football Group’s Ex-Treasurer Accused Of Embezzling More Than $35K

Authorities say the treasurer of a local youth football league embezzled more than $35,000 from the non-profit group.


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Church Regrets Allowing Teens To Chase Greased Pigs At Ojai Retreat

A Santa Barbara church says it regrets allowing members of its high school ministry to chase greased pigs while wearing body paint during a recent weekend retreat.


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Man Apologizes For Attacking Veterinarian After His Dog Dies In Surgery

A veterinarian in Ventura County was attacked by a man upset that his dog died during a surgery.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/24/2012