Category Local Issues

A Reminder: The RiverPark Neighborhood Council Meeting Is Tonight!

Time to be a part of the process rather than complaining about it. Come to the Neighborhood Council Meeting tonight at 7pm at Rio Vista Middle School. We will have the Parks Department there to explain the new reservation system and the Rio School Board will be there to explain the 2nd bond issue. Hope […]

The Hard Choice No One Wants To Make

The following is a statement I received from Orlando Dozier, a fellow RiverPark resident who is a candidate for the Oxnard City Council,… For those of us who regularly attend or watch on TV the Oxnard City Council Tuesday night meetings, it’s obvious no one wants to make the hard choice of which city programs […]

It’s That Time Of Month Again!

The RiverPark Neighborhood Council will be holding its monthly meeting tonight at Rio Vista Middle School, Room D13. The meeting will begin at 7:00pm and concludes around 8:30pm. Agenda . Call to order . Beat Officer’s Report . Dean Yamamoto Parks Supervisor Presentation Regarding Construction of Welcome Center in Central Park . Committee Reports . Residents […]

RiverPark Neighborhood Council Meeting Tonight

The RiverPark Neighborhood Council will be holding its monthly meeting tonight at Rio Vista Middle School. The meeting will begin at 7:00pm and concludes around 8:30pm. Agenda . Call to order . Beat Officer’s Report . Dean Yamamoto Parks Supervisor Presentation . Committee Reports . Residents Forum . Adjournment Hope to see you all there!

Picketing Outside St. John’s Hospital

As most who watch the news, or read the local paper must know, the economy is not exactly in its best shape as of now. This massive recession that we are all stuck in has not only caused many school districts to have  to make cuts and put teachers jobs in jeopardy, it is now even […]

Why We Need Orlando Dozier On The Oxnard City Council

Election Day is upon us and despite the importance of the Presidential Race, the results of the Oxnard City Council election will also have a profound effect on RiverPark residents. I recently read the analysis and candidate interviews that were published in the Ventura Star-Free Press and one thing was amazingly clear. Most candidates were […]

Beware Of The Eggman!

Last night around 11:30PM, I was stopped on the Oxnard Bl. offramp waiting for the light to change to make a right hand turn into RiverPark and home after a long day in Long Beach watching my daughter perform with her dance crew at the annual SPF Showcase. My wife was riding shotgun and my […]