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22 residents displaced by Oxnard fire amid string of blazes

Ventura County StarThree unrelated structure fires ignited in Oxnard in the space of about 70 minutes Thursday night, including a residential blaze that displaced 22 people.The third and most serious incident erupted shortly before 7:10 p.m. in the 2400 block of El Dorado Avenue. It turned into a second-alarm fire, said Oxnard Fire Department Battalion Chief Mike McCaslin, with crews from Ventura County and the city of Ventura assisting. Federal firefighters and an ambulance crew also responded, he said.Th...

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Three unrelated structure fires ignited in Oxnard in the space of about 70 minutes Thursday night, including a residential blaze that displaced 22 people.

The third and most serious incident erupted shortly before 7:10 p.m. in the 2400 block of El Dorado Avenue. It turned into a second-alarm fire, said Oxnard Fire Department Battalion Chief Mike McCaslin, with crews from Ventura County and the city of Ventura assisting. Federal firefighters and an ambulance crew also responded, he said.

The block is located in the Lemonwood Eastmont neighborhood, situated north of Channel Islands Boulevard and generally east of Oxnard Boulevard in the city's southeast. El Dorado Avenue serves as the neighborhood's east boundary and edges up to agricultural fields.

The blaze broke out in a two-story multifamily building with five units, McCaslin said.

Three of the units were damaged by fire. Residents of two other units were displaced because power and gas were lost for the entire structure. Building and safety officials were working with utility companies so residents of those two units could possibly return Friday, McCaslin said.

All five units shared a common attic.

"That was the challenge we had," McCaslin said. "Fire did get in the attic."

Crews on scene also worked to find hidden fires in the walls, he said.

As of midday Friday, no cause had been determined, he said, although investigators believe the fire was accidental.

Red Cross personnel came to assist the 22 displaced adults and children.

The El Dorado fire came on the tail of two others.

At around 6 p.m., fire was reported in a city housing building in the 400 block of South C Street.

That incident turned out to be an accidental fire caused by a resident, McCaslin said, and ended up being minor. No one was displaced.

At around 6:40 p.m., a structure fire broke out at a large manufacturing facility at the northwest corner of Camino del Sol and North Del Norte Boulevard.

Some machinery had caught fire, McCaslin said. Employees at the site had extinguished it. Firefighters handled smoke removal and ventilation of the large warehouse, he said.

No residents, workers or firefighters were injured during any of the three incidents, McCaslin said.

Hot, dry winds expected to kick up in the area Friday night and Saturday could cause some chaos for firefighters.

"Tonight we're anticipating action for sure," he said.

Oxnard Oasis: A Charming California Retreat, With an Up Close Look at Cowboys Training Camp

In Oxnard, California, just six miles from where the Dallas Cowboys host its training camp, the sunset meets the ocean, which meets the sand, which meets the Curio Collection Hilton resort of Zachari Dunes on Mandalay Beach. That view is rare because Zachari Dunes—which recently underwent a multimillion dollar facelift and management change—is one of the state’s only true oceanfront resort, and the lone all-suite oceanfront property on Mandalay Beach.Aside from annual visits from America’s Team, Oxnard, which i...

In Oxnard, California, just six miles from where the Dallas Cowboys host its training camp, the sunset meets the ocean, which meets the sand, which meets the Curio Collection Hilton resort of Zachari Dunes on Mandalay Beach. That view is rare because Zachari Dunes—which recently underwent a multimillion dollar facelift and management change—is one of the state’s only true oceanfront resort, and the lone all-suite oceanfront property on Mandalay Beach.

Aside from annual visits from America’s Team, Oxnard, which is about 60 miles from Los Angeles, is known as the strawberry capital of the world. The state produces 90 percent of all strawberries, and Oxnard alone is responsible for 44 percent of the state’s output.

The art collection within the Zachari Dunes resort reflects the city’s rich farming history and the food and cocktail selections showcase the area’s produce. The Ox Strawberry Sour cocktail—featuring St. George Botanivore Gin, Campari, lemon juice, Oxnard strawberries, and turbinado—is a must try.

The resort has 250 rooms; when my wife and I visited this past summer, we stayed in the Ocean View suite, which boasts a spacious balcony overlooking the beach. The resort’s premier suites are the Ocean View and Ocean Front presidential suites, which can sleep up to six in the 1,600-square-foot quarters.

Start the morning with breakfast on property at Ox & Ocean or by walking the coastline half a mile to the Hollywood Beach Cafe. While at the old fashioned diner, I enjoyed sports banter with the outgoing locals—many of whom have strong love or disdain for the Cowboys—and some great breakfast tacos.

For lunch, the chicken fajita bowl is a hit, and make certain that an order of the diner’s famous side dish, the Channel Island Tots, which are topped with cheddar cheese, caramelized onions, and Thousand Islands sauce, makes its way onto the ticket.

The Ox & Ocean breakfast spread offers an array options, including avocado toast topped with radish, a sunny egg, cilantro, and pickled shallots; the Mission Burrito, which features Mexican chorizo, scrambled eggs, potatoes, Oaxaca cheese, caramelized onions, and salsa verde; and the steak and eggs, which features a grilled flat iron steak with sunny eggs and chimichurri sauce for dipping.

After a summer Oxnard breakfast, the only thing that follows should be an appearance at Dallas Cowboys practice. That’s exactly what we did on a cool summer day. Dallas is one of the few teams in the NFL that still allow crowds of fans at training camp practices—and one of a few that permit videos. On busy days, up to 10,000 fans show up sporting silver and blue.

After practice is over, players make their way around the field signing autographs and taking pictures, so getting an up close experience with your favorite Cowboy players isn’t all that rare.

Training camp for the Cowboys in 2023 ran from July 26 to August 15, and the 2024 schedule will be similar. Admission into practice is free. Be sure to visit practices during the week, as the team will be traveling on the weekends to play its preseason games.

On the first Friday of camp, the city’s destination marketing organization Visit Oxnard hosts Oxnard Fan Night, a family-oriented event that appeals to kids who are super fans of the Cowboys and the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders. The night also features various dance groups and musical acts with the occasional appearance of former and current Cowboy players.

In 2023, Zachari Dunes tested out a few packages that included various Cowboys-themed amenities and transportation to the training camp. The property is planning to iron out the packages for 2024 and roll it out to traveling fans.

For dinner on property, the town’s top-rated fine dining restaurant Ox & Ocean boasts a delicious grilled pork chop as its signature dish. It’s topped with an acorn squash puree, apple bacon chutney, and crushed pistachios. If seafood is more your flavor, the halibut was cooked to perfection, and the grilled swordfish featuring a locally-made strawberry ponzu was fantastic as well.

Within the property’s courtyard oasis sits a recently opened food truck—or food airstream—called Sugar Beats that offers on-the-go breakfast. For lunch, the truck serves fish and chips, an LA-style loaded hot dog, and an ahi lettuce wrap.

Out on the town, a visit to 1901 should be on your itinerary. With an ambiance that takes inspiration from the prohibition era, the venue features a restaurant and bar as well as a speakeasy that is a social hub complete with live jazz music. I recommend trying the blackened salmon. Should you choose to have a relaxed beachside picnic dinner, a couple of pies from Toppers Pizza Place should be the go-to. I’m still trying to replicate its creamy garlic sauce featured on several of its pizzas in my home kitchen.

When not soaking in Dallas Cowboys practice or enjoying the town’s quaint delicacies, the property boasts a retail shop called Henry’s Sundries & Gear Rental. There, you can rent anything from a bike or surfboard to a video game console or GoPro camera. My wife and I opted for the board games and played them on the beach as we enjoyed our pizza.

Oxnard has hosted the Cowboys training camp for 17 years now, and the team’s contract with the city runs through 2024, with an option for a 2025 extension. But considering the area’s beauty and the cool temperatures it offers, it seems like an ideal place to start the season. Who knows what comes next, but maybe the city will one day host the reigning Super Bowl champs. We’ll see.

What is Oxnard, CA Known For? 9 Things to Love About This City

Welcome to Oxnard, CA, a coastal city known for its scenic beauty, diverse cultural offerings, and thriving agricultural heritage. From the picturesque beaches like Mandalay State Beach to the historic Heritage Square, Oxnard offers residents a unique blend of opportunities and experiences. Whether you’re searching for a new ...

Welcome to Oxnard, CA, a coastal city known for its scenic beauty, diverse cultural offerings, and thriving agricultural heritage. From the picturesque beaches like Mandalay State Beach to the historic Heritage Square, Oxnard offers residents a unique blend of opportunities and experiences. Whether you’re searching for a new home in Oxnard or eager to explore what Oxnard is known for, this Redfin article is your guide to uncovering the distinctive qualities that make Oxnard, CA, a vibrant and welcoming community.

1. Coastal city

Located along the beautiful California coastline, Oxnard offers residents and visitors stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. With miles of sandy beaches, picturesque sunsets, and a mild climate, Oxnard is a haven for beach lovers and outdoor enthusiasts.

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One of the highlights of Oxnard is the Channel Islands Harbor. This vibrant waterfront area is known for its charming marina, where visitors can enjoy boating, fishing, and water sports. The harbor also features a variety of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options, making it a popular destination for locals and tourists alike.

3. Oxnard State Beach Park

Oxnard is home to the Oxnard State Beach Park, a beloved recreational area that showcases the city’s natural beauty. With its sandy shores, rolling dunes, and clear blue waters, this beach park offers a tranquil escape for beachgoers. Visitors can enjoy swimming, picnicking, and sunbathing while taking in the breathtaking coastal scenery.

4. Heritage Square

Heritage Square is a historical district in Oxnard that is known for its well-preserved Victorian-era homes. This charming neighborhood offers a glimpse into the city’s past, with beautifully restored houses that showcase architectural styles from the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Visitors can take a leisurely stroll through the streets, admiring the unique and elegant homes that make up this picturesque area.

5. Strawberry Festival

Oxnard is famous for its annual Strawberry Festival, a celebration of the city’s rich agricultural heritage. This popular event attracts thousands of visitors each year, who come to enjoy live music, carnival rides, and, of course, delicious strawberry-themed treats. The festival is a testament to Oxnard’s status as the “Strawberry Capital of California” and highlights the importance of agriculture in the region.

6. Mandalay Beach

Mandalay Beach is a stunning stretch of coastline in Oxnard that is known for its pristine beauty. With its soft white sands, clear turquoise waters, and gentle ocean breezes, this beach is a true paradise for beach lovers. Whether visitors want to relax under the sun, go for a swim, or take a leisurely walk along the shore, Mandalay Beach offers a serene and idyllic setting.

7. Diverse culinary scene

Oxnard is renowned for its diverse culinary scene, offering a wide range of flavors and cuisines to satisfy every palate. From fresh seafood and Mexican delicacies to international fusion dishes and farm-to-table options, the city’s restaurants and eateries showcase the rich culinary heritage of the region. Food enthusiasts can embark on a gastronomic adventure, exploring the vibrant and diverse flavors that Oxnard has to offer.

8. Cultural and arts events

Oxnard is a city that embraces and celebrates its cultural and arts scene. Throughout the year, the city hosts a variety of events and festivals that showcase the talents of local artists, musicians, and performers. From live music concerts and theater productions to art walks and cultural festivals, Oxnard offers a vibrant and dynamic cultural calendar that enriches the community and attracts visitors from near and far.

9. Seabridge Marina

Seabridge Marina is a premier boating destination known for its state-of-the-art facilities and picturesque setting. Boaters and yacht enthusiasts can dock their vessels at this marina, which offers a range of amenities and services. With its stunning waterfront views and easy access to the Channel Islands, Seabridge Marina is a paradise for those who love to explore the open waters.

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9 Things to Do in Oxnard, CA in 2024

Nestled along the picturesque coast of Southern California, Oxnard, CA is a hidden gem with a laid-back vibe and plenty of activities to enjoy. From the stunning Channel Islands Harbor to the vibrant downtown area with its charming shops and delicious restaurants, there’s always something new to explore in this coastal paradise.Whether you’re searching for ...

Nestled along the picturesque coast of Southern California, Oxnard, CA is a hidden gem with a laid-back vibe and plenty of activities to enjoy. From the stunning Channel Islands Harbor to the vibrant downtown area with its charming shops and delicious restaurants, there’s always something new to explore in this coastal paradise.

Whether you’re searching for apartments in Oxnard, homes for sale, or are already a local, this Redfin article will be your guide. Here is Redfin’s list of the top 9 things to do in Oxnard, for both newcomers and long-time locals alike.

1. Visit Channel Islands Harbor

Channel Islands Harbor is a beautiful waterfront area in Oxnard, offering a variety of activities such as kayaking, paddleboarding, and boat tours. Visitors can also enjoy dining at waterfront restaurants and explore the charming shops and boutiques in the area.

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Heritage Square is a collection of beautifully restored Victorian-era homes in Oxnard. Visitors can take guided tours of the homes and learn about the history of the area. The square also hosts various events and festivals throughout the year.

3. Visit Mandalay Beach

Mandalay Beach is a stunning stretch of coastline in Oxnard, perfect for sunbathing, swimming, and beachcombing. The beach offers beautiful views of the ocean and is a great spot for a relaxing day by the water.

4. Visit the Murphy Auto Museum

The Murphy Auto Museum in Oxnard is a must-visit for car enthusiasts. The museum features a collection of vintage cars, trucks, and memorabilia, providing a fascinating look at the history of automotive transportation.

5. Explore the Channel Islands Maritime Museum

The Channel Islands Maritime Museum showcases a diverse collection of maritime art, artifacts, and exhibits. Visitors can learn about the maritime history of the Channel Islands and enjoy the museum’s interactive displays.

6. Visit the Oxnard Performing Arts Center

The Oxnard Performing Arts Center hosts a variety of live performances, including concerts, theater productions, and dance shows. It’s a great place to enjoy a night out and experience the vibrant arts scene in Oxnard.

7. Explore the Oxnard Historic Farm Park

The Oxnard Historic Farm Park offers a glimpse into the city’s agricultural heritage. Visitors can explore the historic buildings, gardens, and farm equipment, and learn about the importance of farming in Oxnard’s history.

8. Enjoy a wine tasting tour

Oxnard is located in close proximity to several renowned wineries and vineyards. Visitors can take a wine tasting tour and sample a variety of local wines while enjoying the picturesque vineyard settings.

9. Visit the Oxnard Farmers Market

The Oxnard Farmers Market is a vibrant and bustling market offering a wide array of fresh produce, artisanal goods, and local crafts. Visitors can enjoy shopping for unique items and sampling delicious local foods.

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Oxnard to seek national wildlife refuge status for Ormond Beach

The city of Oxnard and two nature conservancies will apply for national wildlife refuge status for Ormond Beach.The move would turn over management of about 650 acres of coastal wetlands — owned by Oxnard, the California State Coastal Conservancy and the Nature Conservancy — to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.Representatives for the three partners said at a meeting Monday the wildlife service is the most capable entity to manage the area, though neither side has agreed to a deal.About 100 people attended t...

The city of Oxnard and two nature conservancies will apply for national wildlife refuge status for Ormond Beach.

The move would turn over management of about 650 acres of coastal wetlands — owned by Oxnard, the California State Coastal Conservancy and the Nature Conservancy — to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

Representatives for the three partners said at a meeting Monday the wildlife service is the most capable entity to manage the area, though neither side has agreed to a deal.

About 100 people attended the public forum virtually and in person. While the meeting topic was long-term management of the wetlands, residents were focused on planned improvements to public access and conservation.

“The balance of public access and the protection of nature is the crux of this project,” said Peter Dixon, project manager with the Nature Conservancy.

The Fish and Wildlife Service will undergo a thorough vetting process before a decision will be made.

Alex Nguyen, Oxnard’s city manager, said the wildlife agency will first develop a land protection plan, which will take a year or more to draft. He said the partners have already begun working with the federal government on that first stage.

Following its completion, the draft plan will go through a year-long public input and agency review process.

Nguyen said it’ll be at least two years before the wildlife service could begin the process of acquiring land.

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The project area sits along the coast of Oxnard between Port Hueneme and Naval Base Ventura County, Point Mugu. It's home to more than 30 rare and endangered species, said Dixon, the Nature Conservancy official. More than 200 bird species nest in the area, including the California least tern and western snowy plover.

The three partners have worked together since 2002 to protect and upgrade Ormond Beach.

Improvements to the wetlands didn’t begin in earnest until the late 2010s, when a preliminary plan for the Ormond Beach Restoration and Public Access Project was issued.

The current phase of the project began in 2017 and built on a 2009 feasibility study.

The project would create trails and boardwalks while making alterations to the landscape to better preserve the local ecosystem.

“It’ll be great for the birds and animals,” longtime Oxnard resident Steve Nash said Monday. “Most of all, it will heal the soul of Oxnard and the people of Oxnard.”

Nguyen said Wednesday the three partners will still oversee the restoration project, though that could change if the federal government decides to take it on.

The restoration could take about five years, he said, but is dependent on funding and state regulatory agencies.

Residents noted the proximity of the Superfund site at the former Halaco Engineering Co. property and the Ormond Beach Generating Station.

The contaminated Halaco property has also been the site of multiple homeless encampments.

Some attendees said the two areas should be included in the restoration effort and potential refuge.

“There is a critically endangered species that doesn’t know the boundaries between city property and generating plant property,” Port Hueneme resident Joan Tharp said during Monday's meeting. “It’s a real concern that those two areas are left as islands.”

Nguyen, Oxnard’s city manager, noted the two properties are privately owned.

Separately, other plans are in play to rehabilitate the Halaco site and the power plant property.

Brian J. Varela covers Oxnard, Port Hueneme and Camarillo. He can be reached at brian.varela@vcstar.com or 805-477-8014. You can also find him on Twitter @BrianVarela805.

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