How Tiny Ojai Became the Target of Pro-Palestinian Activists

With a population of 7,500 — most of them white or Hispanic — Ojai would seem an unlikely hot spot for pro-Palestinian activism.

Brittany Maldonado 02/19/2024 - 1:05 PM
Mark Scott Assumes Interim City Manager Position in Ojai

Mark Scott assumed Ojai’s city manager duties as of Monday, July 17.

Brittany M. 07/18/2023 - 4:55 AM
Homelessness Forced a Councilmember Out of Her District. Should She Keep Her Seat?

California’s affordable housing crisis has forced countless residents out of their homes and neighborhoods. As an unfolding drama in Ojai reminds us, elected officials are not immune.

Brittany M. 06/27/2023 - 4:49 AM
Ojai City Manager Takes Job in Port Hueneme

Ojai City Manager James Vega will take over as the top administrator of Port Hueneme on July 17.

Brittany M. 06/08/2023 - 8:25 AM
Ojai Named Best Small Town in California by The Discoverer Blog

The Discoverer Blog has named Ojai the “best small town” in California.

Ojai received the designation on the blog’s list of the Best Small Towns in Every State.

Brittany M. 03/12/2020 - 5:57 AM
Dan Singer is Santa Paula’s New Interim City Manager
The Ventura County city has promoted its interim parks and recreation director, a professional with more than 25 years of municipal experience.
Brittany M. 08/13/2019 - 4:30 AM
Ojai Hires New Community Development Director

The City of Ojai in Ventura County has hired a new director of Community Development.

Brittany M. 02/07/2018 - 5:08 AM
Fear Grips Ojai as Flames Close In

As fires rage across the southern portion of the state, residents in Ojai fear there might be nothing left of their beloved city soon.

Brittany M. 12/07/2017 - 4:43 AM