| Apr 8, 2011
Ten years ago, Elizabeth Schneider, the doyenne of produce writers, called for "a cucumber revolution" in her definitive book, "Vegetables From Amaranth to Zucchini". Denouncing the standard American slicing varieties, she implored, "Refuse to buy pumped-...
| Apr 7, 2011
| 7:03 PM
MOORPARK, Calif. -- Moorpark College was locked down this afternoon after a report of a armed person on campus.
College police began searching the campus after a woman reported seeing what she thought was a person with a rifle in her rear view mirror...
| Apr 10, 2011
| 12:30 PM
NEWPORT BEACH (KTLA) -- Residents of Newport Beach were shocked when a surprise storm brought hail to the beach community -- so much hail that it looked like snow.
They say the skies were clear Friday night when, without warning, it started to hail!...
| Apr 10, 2011
| 5:05 PM
VENTURA COUNTY(KTLA) -- Agricultural officials announced the discovery of a harmful citrus pest in Ventura County last week.
The Asian citrus psyllid was found last Thursday in the Spanish Hills neighborhood of Camarillo, according to County Agricultural...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 11:15 AM
VENTURA COUNTY ( KTLA) -- Famed plastic surgeon, Dr. Frank Ryan, was killed because he made an "unsafe turn" along Pacific Coast Highway, not because he was texting and driving, according to California Highway Patrol officials.
The 50-year-old Beverly...
| Oct 30, 2010
It's the eve of All Hallows Eve. A special time around our house. It's the day we rush to the store to buy more candy because we've eaten all the Kit-Kats and Reese's.
We take our annual holiday purchases seriously at the Caneday house. As early as...
| Nov 5, 2010
| 10:11 AM
VENTURA, Calif. ( KTLA) -- A high school student in Ventura was arrested Wednesday after authorities say he planted two homemade explosive devices on campus, including one that exploded, injuring a fellow student.
Police say they were called to Buena...
| Nov 27, 2010
| 9:22 AM
OXNARD, Calif. ( KTLA) -- A non-profit group in Oxnard that raises money for foster children has been burglarized twice in the last two weeks, leaving them with next to nothing.
Thieves broke into the office of "Heart to Heart," located in the 1400 block...
| Dec 11, 2010
| 11:06 AM
OJAI VALLEY -- A female Ventura County sheriff's deputy is recovering, after she was violently attacked while responding to a 911 hang-up call.
The attack happened Friday morning in the 4900 block of Casitas Pass Road.
Deputy Traci Salmon, 31,...
| Dec 15, 2010
J. Michael Hagopian, an educational filmmaker who spent 40 years gathering the testimonies of Armenian genocide survivors to provide evidence of one of the most contentious events in world history, died of natural causes Friday at his home in Thousand...
| Dec 28, 2010
Folk singer Rusty McNeil was willing to take her husband-and-wife act on the road in the early 1970s, but the mother of five had one stipulation: "Family had to come first."
So the McNeils converted a retired 1949 school bus into a home on wheels that...
| Jul 9, 2010
| 11:19 AM
VENTURA, Calif. -- A man who sued the Santa Paula Police Department, claiming he was improperly shocked with a taser, has been awarded $1 in damages.
A federal court jury in Ventura County awarded Max Vasquez the minimum payout earlier this month.