Eagle Scouts Honored: Kevin Kenji Yoshimoto

Kevin Kenji Yoshimoto, headshot.

Kevin Kenji Yoshimoto, right, a 16-year-old junior at Adolfo Camarillo High School, was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout during an Oct. 1 ceremony at Camarillo Grove Park. Kevin helped renovate the hiking area of the Park for his Eagle project. To do so, the teen planned and installed 24 plant identification signs, six redwood […]

Eagle Scouts Honored: Bryce Anthony Chanes

Bryce Anthony Chanes, headshot.

Bryce Anthony Chanes, a 17-year-old senior at Adolfo Camarillo High School, was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout during a ceremony June 15 at St. Columba’s Episcopal Church in Camarillo. Bryce is a member of Troop 262 sponsored by St. Columba’s. For his Eagle project, Bryce led a crew of volunteers to renovate Camarillo High […]

Spartans’ 1971 CIF title team to be honored this weekend

The boys are back in town. Following tonight’s Rio Mesa High varsity football game at home against Pacifica, the Spartans’ 1971 CIF Division A championship team is planning a celebration at Wood Ranch BBQ & Grill in Camarillo. Then, on Saturday, the school will host a barbecue for the ’71 champs from noon until 5 […]

Geno on the go

Boy is racing.

Jeff Wrout can’t say enough nice things about Geno Arthur, a senior on the Rio Mesa High boys’ cross country team. “He’s a great student. He’s a great kid,” said Wrout, who’s in his 19th season coaching the Spartans. “He’s the type of kid we don’t get to coach that often. Don’t get me wrong—we […]

From Duarte to the White House

Duarte to White House.

It gives me great pleasure to report that Jonathan Gonzalez recently was selected to partake in the League of United Latin American Citizens Youth Leadership Seminar. This is a yearly event that hosts Latino/a students from around the nation (including Puerto Rico) in an effort to voice their opinions directly to national leaders and policy […]

Oxnard High inducts 2011 Hall of Fame class

When Oxnard High School Principal Eric Riegert was looking for role models to inspire his students, he went no further than a list of the school’s alumni. A total of 27 notable graduates were inducted into the Oxnard High School Hall of Fame Class of 2011 on Thursday at the school.”For the students, they can […]