History, San Luis Obispo County, Santa Barbara County, Uncategorized, Ventura County

Local authors chronicle area’s unique baseball history

A New York Giant’s game 100 years ago in downtown Oxnard. Babe Ruth hits home run out of a Santa Barbara park. And an all-female softball team also from Santa Barbara confronting strict cultural roles in 1945. These are just some of the stories featuring our ‘National Pastime’ in books written by local authors. It’s… Read More Local authors chronicle area’s unique baseball history

Food, Made in the 805, Ventura County

Made in the 805: Those sweet, petite, and oh-so-good-to-eat Ojai Pixies

There’s no getting around seeing and hearing about those Ojai Pixies at this time of the year. They’re featured in everything–from drinks, ice cream, and even spa treatments. They’re basically everywhere! But, what exactly is an Ojai Pixie? And how are they different from the Halos/Cuties and other varieties you regularly see at the grocery… Read More Made in the 805: Those sweet, petite, and oh-so-good-to-eat Ojai Pixies