Author: Carl Kozlowski

FORTY YEARS OF FISHING | Fishbone comes to Ventura

In an era of economic uncertainty in which it’s possible to have dozens of jobs in a lifetime, Norwood Fisher has been lucky to have had a job he loves since he was 14 years old. Now 52, he has spent nearly four decades as the bassist for the groundbreaking rock band Fishbone, which burst onto the Los Angeles music scene with a freewheeling fusion of ska, punk rock, funk, heavy rock and soul. He has been a steadfast member of the group since its founding in 1979, touring the planet with the eclectic ensemble that has blended a...

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GOOD, CLEAN FUN | Humor and recovery on the Addicts Comedy Tour

Humor may heal all wounds, but for comic Andy Gold, comedy literally saved his life. A Salt Lake City native who grew up Mormon but nonetheless loved to party in high school, he found himself taking “every drug I could get my hands on” before nearly dying of a heroin overdose eight years ago. Forced to find new interests while living in a rehab center, Gold found himself drawn to stand-up comedy because Comedy Central was one of the few channels with clear reception. He watched it often throughout his first weeks of sobriety, and six months later took...

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UPCOMING COMMUNITY EVENTS

  1. Exciting Dance and Drum Classes

    January 8 - March 31
  2. Fashion Photography Exhibit to Support Fire Relief

    January 13 @ 5:00 pm - April 8 @ 7:00 pm
  3. Lunchtime Organ Recital Serie

    January 19 @ 12:30 pm - April 13 @ 1:00 pm
  4. Five Women Wearing the Same Dress

    February 2 @ 8:00 pm - March 4 @ 10:00 pm
  5. The Weavers of the Singing Shuttle

    February 3 @ 12:00 pm - March 1 @ 4:00 pm