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By Dave and Patricia Zumbrun
(The "Z" Team 4 RE, Inc.)
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Did you know that National Clam Chowder Day takes place on February 25th? It doesn't matter whether you're a fan of the traditional New England clam chowder (white) or prefer the tomatoey goodness of Manhattan clam chowder (red). At the Ventura Chowder Taste 2018 event, everyone gets to celebrate...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Selfie Spot at Ventura Harbor  For some reason today I found myself thnking about a wonderful weekend we spend at a resort at Ventura Harbor with our daughter, her husband and our 2 year-old granddaughter last August. We had a great time exploring the area around the harbor - to the delight of th...

By Dave and Patricia Zumbrun
(The "Z" Team 4 RE, Inc.)
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Have you ever wondered what it would be like to sail the seven seas like they did back in the 1700s? No need to wonder anymore. The Ventura Harbor Tall Ships 2018 sail into town next month for a three week educational stop. Take advantage of this opportunity to step back in time aboard the sailin...

By Dave and Patricia Zumbrun
(The "Z" Team 4 RE, Inc.)
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In the first week of December, several fires broke out throughout Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties, including the Thomas Fire. Consequently, it feels as if the entire Southern California area has been set ablaze. As of this morning, the Thomas Fire was 45% contained and headed toward Montecito....

By Dave and Patricia Zumbrun
(The "Z" Team 4 RE, Inc.)
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As if the Marine Corps wasn't cool enough. Since 1947, they've been collecting toys for underprivileged children during the holiday season. You can be a part of their efforts. But you must hurry. The Ventura Harbor Toys for Tots 2017 campaign ends December 10th. This ensures that all toys donated...

By Dave and Patricia Zumbrun
(The "Z" Team 4 RE, Inc.)
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When does the Christmas season start in your home? The day after Thanksgiving? Or when the official City tree gets lit up? If it's the latter, then you'll want to watch the Downtown Ventura Tree Lighting 2017 yourself on Friday, December 1st.What: Downtown Ventura Tree Lighting 2017Where: Mission...

By Dave and Patricia Zumbrun
(The "Z" Team 4 RE, Inc.)
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Since our very first days as a nation, more than 40 million people have served in the military. These amazing men and women made incredible sacrifices to defend our country. They deserve our respect. To honor every person who played their part, the City hosts a Ventura Veterans Day Ceremony 2017 ...

By Dave and Patricia Zumbrun
(The "Z" Team 4 RE, Inc.)
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National Geographic released their list of the 25 Happiest Cities in the US. Guess what? We made the list. Yes, Ventura residents rank among the happiest in the entire United States. To be more specific, the entire Oxnard/Thousand Oaks/Ventura made the list.Ventura Residents Come in 20th Eight of...

By Dave and Patricia Zumbrun
(The "Z" Team 4 RE, Inc.)
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Do you enjoy sipping a fine glass of wine while eating delicious food prepared by some of today's most talented chefs? Then you're going to want to get your tickets right now for the 2017 Ventura Food and Wine Experience. This year, visitors have the chance to actually meet Martha Stewart live an...

By Dave and Patricia Zumbrun
(The "Z" Team 4 RE, Inc.)
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Only a few days left to summer, according to the calendar. But in sunny Southern California, we get to enjoy summer a little bit longer. Nothing goes better with summer time weather than a nice cold beer. Choose from some of the finest craft beers at the California Beer Festival Ventura 2017.What...

By Dave and Patricia Zumbrun
(The "Z" Team 4 RE, Inc.)
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Last week, Ventura students headed back to school. Next Monday is Labor Day. While these events typically signal the end of summer, fun times roll on. Want proof? The Ventura Rock on the Dock 2017 concert series starts up this Saturday.What: Ventura Rock on the Dock 2017 Concert Series Where: Ven...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Smooching Harbor Seals in Ventura  We recently spent several days with our daughter, her husband, and our 26-month-old granddaughter in Ventura, a coastal town about 4 hours north of us. The hotel was right on the marina which provided a great place to walk and point out all the sights to our gra...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Ventura Farmers Market - A Riot of Colors  It's always fun to go to other farmers markets we aren't familiar with, especially in other parts of California. Today I seemed to be paying more attention to the many colors and snapping a few photos, to the extent I could while keeping watch over an in...

By Dave and Patricia Zumbrun
(The "Z" Team 4 RE, Inc.)
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Ventura County Fair Starts on Wednesday 12 days of good old-fashioned fun! The Ventura County Fair starts on Wednesday, August 2nd. Consider this your traditional family-fun fair. All of the old fashioned rides you would expect to find will be here. Although, this year there is a great new additi...

By John Meussner, #MortgageMadeEasy Walnut Creek, CA 484-680-4852
(Mason-McDuffie Mortgage, Conventional Loans, Jumbo Loans, FHA, 203(k), USDA, VA,)
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Mortgage Refinance in Ventura, CA      I recently received a call from a client, and in the conversation they told me about a friend who was in an adjustable rate loan and trying to figure out the best way to plan her finances going forward.  He got me in touch with the potential borrower, and ba...

By Dave and Patricia Zumbrun
(The "Z" Team 4 RE, Inc.)
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Channel Islands National Park- Ventura County Along the Santa Barbara Channel you can find Channel Islands National Park and Marine Sanctuary which is made up of five Channel Islands. These Channels are so very important to our area. They serve as our ocean environment and as a great resource to ...

By Dave and Patricia Zumbrun
(The "Z" Team 4 RE, Inc.)
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Sun Protection Tips for the Ventura County Resident July is right around the corner and the sun is hot, especially here in sunny California where the sun shines over 272 days of the year. Therefore, it is very important to know sun safety and protection tips. We have all been sunburned at some po...

By Dave and Patricia Zumbrun
(The "Z" Team 4 RE, Inc.)
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Downtown Ventura’s Annual 4th of July Street Fair!This 4th of July, join in the tradition and come on out to the street fair in Downtown Ventura where you will experience all of the great things that street fairs have to offer. Each year has a theme and this year’s theme is “Sea to Shining Sea.” ...

By John Meussner, #MortgageMadeEasy Walnut Creek, CA 484-680-4852
(Mason-McDuffie Mortgage, Conventional Loans, Jumbo Loans, FHA, 203(k), USDA, VA,)
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A Good Way to Spend 36 Hours       A recent ActiveRain contest asked us to spell out our strengths and weaknesses - I mentioned working myself to the point of recharging, and recently, I was hitting that wall.  I always know when I'm lacking inspiration and a "charge" in my batteries because it s...

By Dave and Patricia Zumbrun
(The "Z" Team 4 RE, Inc.)
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California Strawberry FestivalOkay Ventura County folks, it is strawberry season here in California. Yummy, plump, juicy, and perfectly delicious strawberries! And tons of them. Held at the Strawberry Meadows of College Park just outside of Ventura, is the annual California Strawberry Festival. H...

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