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Making magic at Ventura’s Bank of Italy Cocktail Trust

Misty Orman and Brandon Ristaino are putting the “Italy” back into their new bar, the Bank of Italy Cocktail Trust. The bar is located in the heart of downtown Ventura and first opened up its doors back in March....

Ventura Journal’s Guide for small businesses relief grants

For small businesses and restaurants within the Ventura County area, the California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program, Restaurant Revitalization Fund and the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant are now accepting new applications.California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program On April...

Timbre Books to host first Indie Bookstore Day

Timbre Books in midtown Ventura is hosting it’s very first Indie Bookstore Day this Saturday, April 24th. The retailer, which opened in October of last year, is celebrating the event with some limited-edition merchandise, free prints with each purchase,...

On-line Grocery Retailer Sun & Swell Opens First Store

Sun & Swell, a "zero waste organic grocery store" that has been open only on the web since 2017, opened their first physical store, located in Ventura. The B-Corporation, owned and operated by Santa Barbara couple Kate and Bryan Flynn,...

Dignity Health St. John’s Regional Medical Center Named Among America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care

St. John’s Regional Medical Center (SJRMC), a member of Dignity Health, is one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care™ and Coronary Intervention™, according to new research released by Healthgrades, the leading resource that connects consumers, physicians, and...

Fry’s Closes All Stores, Including Oxnard

Fry's Electronics, a chain of low cost electronics based in California, abruptly closed all of its remaining stores. Their store on East Ventura Boulevard in Oxnard, which has been open for many years (this is a demo story so...

Fast-Food Chicken Chain Raising Cane’s Opens in Oxnard

A growing chain that specializes in chicken "fingers" (most people know chicken don't actually have fingers) has opened its first restaurant in Ventura County, at 2161 N. Rose Avenue in Oxnard. The new restaurant debuted on March 16, and...

City of Ventura Bans Expanded Polystyrene (EPS)

The City of Ventura joins more than100 California cities and counties in banning the useofexpanded polystyrene (EPS) containerstoreduce the amount of polystyrene litter in the environment.Starting on July 1, 2021, the City of Ventura will prohibit the use of...