Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southern California on the Pacific Ocean west of Los Angeles. It was founded as the mission of San Buenaventura (still the official name of the city) in 1782. Population: 104,000.

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Examples

  • VENTURA - Ventura residents trying to recall Mayor Bill Fulton have 160 days to gather signatures to qualify for the ballot, Ventura's City Clerk said.

    Ventura County Star Stories

  • VENTURA - Songmakers, a nonprofit organization of beginning-to-professional acoustic musicians and singers, will hold its monthly Ventura song circle from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday at the Bell Arts Factory, 432 N Ventura Ave.

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  • VENTURA - The American Veterans Flagpoles & Flag Co. and the new state veterans home in Ventura will hold a flag retirement ceremony April 24.

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  • VENTURA - Rincon Consultants Inc., a Ventura environmental sciences and planning consulting firm, was recently named among the "best firms to work for" in a nationwide competition.

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  • VENTURA COUNTY - A fare increase takes effect today on Gold Coast Transit, which operates buses in Ojai, Oxnard, Port Hueneme, Ventura and nearby unincorporated areas.

    Ventura County Star Stories

  • VENTURA - Barnes & Noble in Ventura is hosting book fairs next week to benefit local groups.

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  • VENTURA - Ventura police were investigating a possible homicide Tuesday evening after the body of a man was discovered in an alleyway near Arundell Avenue.

    Ventura County Star Stories

  • VENTURA - Woody and Louise Bretz, owners of Connexions Dance Studio in Ventura, placed third in their division at the 2009 U.S.

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  • VENTURA - The Chabad Jewish Centers of Oxnard, Ventura and Camarillo invite the public to their annual Hanukkah festival from 2: 30 to 4: 30 p.m. Sunday at the entrance to the Ventura Pier.

    Ventura County Star Stories

  • VENTURA COUNTY - Recovery Innovations of California offers an ongoing recovery curriculum at the Ventura County Behavioral Health clinics in Oxnard, Santa Paula, Simi Valley, Thousand Oaks and Ventura.

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