Ventura County Star
Wendy Leung is a reporter at the Ventura County Star.
The city of Oxnard is taking steps to crack down on hundreds of property owners who repeatedly violate safety codes by creating a housing inspection program called “Safe Homes, Safe…
Jul. 23, 2018from KCRW Features
As many prepare for California’s June primary, voters in Oxnard will have to cast important votes before that, including whether or not to oust the mayor.
Mar. 9, 2018from The 805
Forced by the state to decommission its two aging power plants in Oxnard, Texas-based NRG Energy wants to build a new one on the same coastal site.
Dec. 1, 2017from The 805
Global warming is changing California in profound ways, says New York Times Magazine’s climate columnist David Wallace Wells
Mar. 5from KCRW Features
Several clinics in Santa Barbara have begun testing patients for COVID-19 from their cars, but only certain people qualify.
Mar. 24from KCRW Features
"If you raise the bar on what's impeachable, then you end up lowering the bar on what political behavior is acceptable. ...
Jan. 21from KCRW Features
Roughly 95% of commercially caught lobster in California is shipped to China, where customers are willing to pay premium prices.
Feb. 6from KCRW Features
There aren’t many roads or people outside the small city of Lompoc. Instead you’ll see rolling hills, cattle grazing under oak trees, and rare birds like Golden Eagles.
Jan. 7from KCRW Features
With Thanksgiving approaching, you may be both excited and nervous about gathering with family.
Nov. 26, 2019from KCRW Features
Matt Kettmann, Santa Barbara-based food and wine writer, recently tried out some new restaurants in Solvang.
Jan. 30from KCRW Features
With restaurants, concert venues and bars closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak, those who work in the hospitality and music industries won’t collect pay at the end of March.
Mar. 20from KCRW Features
This week, bars, nightclubs, wineries and breweries in California were asked to close immediately, and restaurants to offer delivery or takeout service only.