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Wednesday, June 03, 2020
Employment law firm LightGabler is presenting the webinar, "Employer Heartburn--Avoiding Common Employment Law Mistakes as You Ramp Up or Reopen."The webinar will be held twice, Wednesday, June 10, and Tuesday, June 23.  In this informative seminar for employers, supervisors and human resource professionals, employment law attorney Jonathan Fraser Light will discuss how to bring businesses back ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Monday, June 01, 2020
Express Employment Professionals is now offering Drive Through Hiring.  This new hiring system will allow candidates to stay safely in their cars to start their application process.  “We are committed to putting the people of Ventura County back to work. These are unique times and we want to be able to help our community find jobs in today’s ever-changing environment,” said Neil McMillan ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Ventura County, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, May 29, 2020
Disasters can happen at any time and anywhere.   You need to be prepared to take action. Whether it is a natural disaster like an earthquake or fire. Or an accident like a snake bite or sunburn This month is a good time to review your family’s emergency plans and ensure you’ve incorporated a plan for your pets as well. Do you have a veterinary approved first aid kit? Is your first aid or ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, May 29, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 29, 2020  Contact:L.A. County Emergency Operations Joint Information Centerpio@ceooem.lacounty.gov  HAIR SALONS, BARBERSHOPS AND IN-PERSON DINING TO REOPEN IMMEDIATELY WITH SAFEGUARDS IN PLACEL.A. County Road to Recovery Moves Forward With State ApprovalHair salons and barbershops can reopen and in-person dining in restaurants can resume immediately with safeguards ...read more
Categories: Los Angeles County, Press Release
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
A California law requires that companies with five or more employees provide two hours of supervisory training and one hour of staff training every two years on harassment, discrimination, bullying and retaliation. With employees now working remotely, arranging in-person training in the workplace is not feasible. Employment law firm LightGabler offers an online training video course as an ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, May 15, 2020
The Southeast Ventura County YMCA's three branches are now taking sign-ups for summer child care. Child care will take place at each branch from June 1 through August 14 with strict health and safety guidelines in place.  The three Southeast Ventura County YMCA branches are Yarrow Family YMCA (serving Agoura Hills, Westlake Village and Oak Park) Conejo Valley YMCA (serving Thousand Oaks, Newbury ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
The Little Angels Project of Agoura Hills, California has been at the forefront of disaster response for three years.  It doesn't have to be a fire, flood, or earthquake for Angels to respond.  Covid-19 is a disaster for those who have lost jobs or are financially insecure.  The Little Angels Project is a Veterinary Service Provider and Rescue.  We understand the impact that Covid-19 is having on ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Dynamic Thousand Oaks based non-profit Fitness Provider Seeks Business Attorney for Open Board Seat.  Due to the loss of this active organization’s Chairman David Adelman who lost his battle to pancreatic cancer, our board is seeking a business attorney to fill this role.    Temporarily providing fitness programs virtually, Fit 4 The Cause, serves low-income communities including seniors, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Ventura County, Press Release
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
CONEJO VALLEY SMALL BUSINESS RELIEF FUND SET UP IN WAKE OF CORONVIRUS PANDEMIC  A new relief fund geared to help local small businesses endure the financial impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic is gearing up to offer much-needed financial grants.  The Conejo Valley Small Business Relief Fund was created by the Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce's Foundation, in partnership with the cities of ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, May 11, 2020
VCCU donates totes and snacks to lend a helping hand Credit union supports County offices, law enforcement and families in need during pandemic  VENTURA COUNTY, Calif. (May 5, 2020) — Seeing the challenges the Ventura County community is facing as a result of COVID-19, Ventura County Credit Union (VCCU) stepped up to share their gratitude and help those in need with donations of snacks and tote ...read more
Categories: Community, Ventura County, Press Release
Tuesday, May 05, 2020
The Little Angels Project is a Veterinary Service Provider and Rescue.  We understand the impact that Covid-19 is having on people with pets who may be strugglingto provide care for them due to limited funds during this crisis.Our mission is to keep people and their pets together during these challenging times, as both need the comfort and love each other provides.  We have created the Little ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Thursday, April 16, 2020
The Southeast Ventura County YMCA through its disaster-relief program, California Strong, has completed distributing the first round of the $120,000 allocated for direct financial assistance grants to Ventura County residents whose financial situation has been adversely affected by the COVID-19 crisis. The grants are from the Rapid Response Fund set up by the Ventura County Community Foundation ...read more
Categories: Community, COVID-19 Orders, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, April 03, 2020
Between now and the end of the school year, the Southeast Ventura County YMCA is offering free physical education, dance, art and other enrichment classes designed for children preschool through high school. No YMCA membership is required.  Instructors from the three local branches, Conejo Valley YMCA, Simi Valley Family YMCA and Yarrow Family YMCA, conduct the live classes on Zoom. Youth ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, March 30, 2020
The Southeast Ventura County YMCA, with branches in Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village and Simi Valley, is now offering free, live online youth, family and adult exercise and enrichment classes. No YMCA membership is required.  "We launched these online programs in response to the COVID-19 stay-at-home directives," says Ronnie Stone, YMCA president and CEO. "It's times like these that highlight all ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest