Newcomer's Guide

 Ventura County's not that big, however, below are some links you may find helpful, especially if you are new or relocating to the area.  
 Cable TV & Broadband:

Time Warner, Southren California

Wave Broadband


Time Warner


Southern Califronia Electric


Southern California Gas

Motor Vehicle:

California DMV

Ventura location & hours
Thousand Oaks location & hours
Simi Valley location & hours
Oxnard location & hours


Local (within Ventura County):
California State University, Channel Islands
Camarillo, CA

California Lutheran University
Thousand Oaks, CA

Nearby Universities:
Pepperdine University
Malibu, CA

University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA

Ventura Unified School District Websites:

Ventura Unified School District

Fillmore Unified School District

Santa Paula Elementary School District

Pleasant Valley School District

Oxnard Elementary School District

Oxnard Union High School District

Hueneme School District

Conejo Valley (Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village, and Newbury Park) Unified School District

Moorpark Unified School District

Ventura County Community College District - Moorpark, Oxnard, and Ventura Colleges

Ojai Unified School District
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  • Ventura County StarOxnard, Foothill Tech advanced to boys soccer semifinalsVentura County StarOxnard and Foothill Tech are the final area boys soccer teams remaining in the postseason after both earned quarterfinal wins Saturday. Hector Carranza and Ignacio Garcia scored the goals to lead Oxnard to a 2-0 win at Redlands in a Division 4 ...

  • Ventura County StarOxnard's Thurgood Marshall Elementary School marks 15th anniversary with a salute to its namesakeVentura County StarStudent performances and speeches honor the namesake of Oxnard's Thurgood Marshall Elementary as the campus marks its 15th anniversary. CHUCK KIRMAN/VENTURA COUNTY STAR. Thurgood Marshall School 2 Buy Photo. Ernie Morrison, the first principal at ...

  • Ventura County StarOxnard's Measure M wastewater rate hike case now in judge's handsVentura County StarTasked with deciding a lawsuit by the city of Oxnard against a wastewater rate hike opponent, a Ventura County Superior Court judge admitted he's in a tough spot. Judge Rocky Baio said Friday he must make a decision on whether Oxnard voters can decide ...

  • Ventura County StarArraignment continued again for Oxnard father facing charges in daughter's murderVentura County StarThe father accused of killing his missing Oxnard daughter did not enter a plea to the offense in court Friday, with attorneys instead working to get the parents' cases heard on the same day. The arraignment for Omar Lopez, 33, was scheduled for Friday ...

  • Ventura County StarOxnard OKs midyear funding on public safety, housing programVentura County StarNew police cars, fire engines and other public safety equipment are on the way for Oxnard with the City Council's approval of $9.3 million in spending. The council agreed to the new expenditures during a meeting Tuesday. The spending will fund: New ...

  • Ventura County StarTraffic stop by Oxnard police yields 2 arrests for drugs, weaponsVentura County StarTwo men were arrested early Friday after a traffic stop in Oxnard, police officials said. Oxnard police said they pulled over a vehicle for an alleged traffic violation just after 12:40 a.m. near Carty Drive and Robert Avenue and spoke to the occupants ...

  • Ventura County StarOxnard police recover stolen auto, make arrestVentura County StarPolice in Ventura County offer advice on how to avoid vehicle theft and burglary. Wochit. Alejandro De La Cruz, 20, of Oxnard, was arrested Thursday night on suspicion of possessing a stolen vehicle and evading police. (Photo: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO ...

  • KEYTParents and students on alert after shooting threat in OxnardKEYTOXNARD, Calif. - Parents and students are on high alert following a social media threat at the Fremont Academy in Oxnard. Parents received a voicemail Wednesday night saying in part, “Students allegedly made a threat to harm others.” “There was ...

  • Ventura County StarHome invasion, robbery suspect arrested in OxnardVentura County StarDo you know what to do if you see something bad happening? Here are some tips. USA TODAY Network. Seferino Mendez, 18, of Oxnard, was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of felony home invasion and second-degree robbery. (Photo: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO/OXNARD ...

  • Ventura County StarMan sentenced to 51 years to life in prison for 2013 Oxnard murderVentura County StarDo you know what to do if you see something bad happening? Here are some tips. USA TODAY Network. NicholasDelgado.jpg. Nicholas Delgado (Photo: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO/VENTURA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE). CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. A Camarillo man ...

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Featured Events

  • 18 Nov
    Ventura Raceway 12:00 am to 12:00 am

    Ventura County Fairgrounds, 10 W. Harbor Blvd., Ventura The Best Little Dirt Track in America" Ventura Racing Association. Come watch the Sprint Cars, Dwarf Cars, Hobby Stocks, California Lightning Sprints,

  • 29 Nov
    Ventura County Fairgrounds Swap Meet All Day

    Ventura County Fairgrounds Swap Meet, Ventura, California This occurs every Wednesday at the Ventura fairgounds. For additional info click here:

  • 10 Aug
    Black Valentine at Canyon Club 07:00 pm to 09:00 pm

    Black Valentine was created with a simple purpose in mind -Play Creative, Catchy Songs in a Direct, no Frills, no Holds Barred Go for the Throat Attitude. Black Valentine’s Mission is to Re-Define today’s

  • 05 Oct
    Incubus All Day

    Incubus WITH SPECIAL GUEST: DREAMCAR DATE: Thursday, October 05, 2017 START TIME: 6:30 PM All ticket increase $5 on the day of the concert.