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Dive boat captain indicted on 34 manslaughter charges  

Tony Biasotti I 1 day ago

The captain of the dive boat Conception, which was destroyed last year in a fire in the Santa Barbara Channel that killed 34 people, was Read More →

Changing of the guard: Totten nears final month as Ventura County District Attorney  

Amber Hair I 1 day ago

Greg Totten is stepping down on Jan. 9 after 18 years as Ventura County District Attorney to become the CEO of the California District Attorneys Read More →

Amgen joins new cooperative trials for COVID treatment  

Jake Piazza I 1 day ago

With COVID-19 continuing to surge across the globe, a coalition of pharmaceutical companies including Thousand Oaks-based Amgen has announced a joint trial for new coronavirus Read More →

Guitar Center declares debt in the billions  

Amber Hair I 2 days ago

Westlake Village-based Guitar Center filed its Chapter 11 bankruptcy petition on Nov. 21, shedding more light on the company’s financial status after it announced a Read More →

Trade Desk CEO, CSUCI team up to help students stay in school during pandemic  

Staff Report I 2 days ago

CSU Channel Islands is helping its student stay in school and graduate with $500,000 in funding for scholarships and peer mentors from Jeff Green, the Read More →

Inmates may have taken state for $1B in fraudulent unemployment benefits  

Tony Biasotti I 1 week ago

California’s unemployment benefits system has been rife with fraud since the pandemic began and may have handed out upwards of $1 billion to jail and Read More →

QAD reports slight revenue dip, big earnings jump  

Jorge Mercado I 1 week ago

Profits at Santa Barbara-based software firm QAD hit $3.2 million in the third quarter of 2020, up from $125,000 in the same quarter of 2019, Read More →

Montecito Bank & Trust hands out nearly $1.2M in charitable grants  

Henry Dubroff I 1 week ago

Montecito Bank & Trust upped the ante for the 2020 round of its corporate philanthropy, giving away $1.175 million at its 18th annual Community Dividends Read More →

Ventura County approves $1K grants for area’s farmworkers  

Amber Hair I 1 week ago

The Ventura County Board of Supervisors approved $3.65 million in federal coronavirus funding to support the Farmworker Household Assistance Program, which got more than 4,000 Read More →

Kate Farms secures $51 million round to finance expansion  

Jorge Mercado I 1 week ago

Richard and Michelle Laver, the founders of Kate Farms, started their journey in 2011 when the two were intent on helping their young daughter, Kate, Read More →
Henry Dubroff

New York Fed president sees light at the end of the tunnel  

Henry Dubroff I 1 week ago

As president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, John Williams occupies one of the most powerful positions in central banking at Read More →

Tri-county unemployment down to 6.8% in October  

Tony Biasotti I 2 weeks ago

The unemployment rate dropped by a full percentage point or more in each of the region’s three counties between September and October, according to data Read More →

Newsom issues COVID curfew for most of state  

Amber Hair I 2 weeks ago

Gov. Gavin Newsom and the California Department of Public Health announced a limited “stay-at-home order” requiring all non-essential work, travel and gatherings to stop between Read More →

As COVID cases rise, region takes step back on road to re-opening  

Amber Hair I 2 weeks ago

The entire tri-county region is going back into the most restrictive tier of California’s pandemic reopening system, as a rise in cases across the state Read More →

Guitar Center plans to file Chapter 11, cites pandemic’s effect on sales  

Amber Hair I 2 weeks ago

Westlake Village-based Guitar Center plans to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, citing the pandemic as a major strain on the company’s resources. In a Nov. Read More →

Wedding industry businesses struggles during pandemic  

Amber Hair I 2 weeks ago

With large events shut down due to COVID-19, florist Tracey Morris has focused on smaller weddings, like this one held at the Ritz-Carlton Bacara on Read More →

Salem Media back in black after cost-cutting  

Amber Hair I 3 weeks ago

Salem Media Group, a Camarillo-based owner of conservative radio stations and other media properties, had net income of 1 cent per share in the third Read More →

CSUCI administrator named next interim president  

Amber Hair I 3 weeks ago

Richard Yao, the vice president for student affairs at CSU Channel Islands, has been named the university’s interim president by CSU Chancellor Timothy P. White. Read More →

Totten to retire after 18 years as Ventura County district attorney  

Amber Hair I 3 weeks ago

Greg Totten Ventura County will get just its third district attorney in the past 42 years next year, when Greg Totten retires from the post Read More →

Resonant reports growing revenue, shrinking losses  

Jorge Mercado I 3 weeks ago

Resonant, a Goleta-based cellular technology company, reported its third quarter earnings on Nov. 10 with a net loss of $6.1 million, or 11 cents per Read More →

Sientra shares up on news of earnings, new CEO  

Amber Hair I 3 weeks ago

Goleta-based medical and surgical device company Sientra saw total net sales drop in the third quarter and a net loss of $5.8 million, or 12 Read More →

AppFolio earnings up as sale of MyCase unit closes  

Jorge Mercado I 3 weeks ago

AppFolio, the Goleta-based property management software company, beat analysts’ expectations on Nov. 9 with earnings of $3.86 per share for the third quarter of 2020, Read More →

PennyMac notches another strong earnings report  

Amber Hair I 3 weeks ago

PennyMac Financial Services more than tripled its net income over the course of a year when it reported $535.2 million, or $7.03 per share, in Read More →

CLU economists see opportunity in Ventura County’s struggles  

Amber Hair I 4 weeks ago

Ventura County was already in an economically vulnerable place when the pandemic hit, according to the latest report from California Lutheran University’s Center for Economic Read More →

Trade Desk soars above $700 per share on strong earnings report  

Jorge Mercado I 4 weeks ago

Ventura-based advertising technology developer The Trade Desk delivered strong third quarter financial results on Nov. 5, including growth in revenue, net income and earnings per Read More →