SIMI VALLEY: BRIEFLY : VOLUNTEER SOUGHT FOR WATER PANEL.SIMI VALLEY Simi Valley (sē`mē, sĭm`ē), city (1990 pop. 100,217), Ventura co., SW Calif. in an oil, fruit, and farm region; laid out 1887, inc. 1969. - The city is seeking volunteers to serve four-year terms on the Water Resources Advisory Board.
The board enables citizens to advise the city on issues affecting water and sewer service in Simi Valley. The board makes recommendations to the City Council on proposed changes in the service area, proposed assessment districts, budgets, and the setting of rates and fees.
Residents interested in participating should call 583-6895 no later than April 12. Appointment to the Advisory Board will be made by the City Council.
SOURCE: - Daily News Group to sponsor stop smoking program
SIMI VALLEY - Family Health Care Medical Group and Simi Valley Hospital Simi Valley Hospital (SVH) is a Seventh-day Adventist hospital located located in Simi Valley, California. SVH is a member of Adventist Health. New Construction
Simi Valley Hospital is in the process of building a new wing to the hospital. are sponsoring a low-cost stop smoking program beginning at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
Fresh Start, from the American Cancer Society American Cancer Society,
n.pr established in 1913, this national volunteer-based health organization is committed to the elimination of cancer through prevention and treatment and to diminishing cancer suffering through advocacy, scholarship, research, , offers information, motivation and support to help smokers overcome their addiction.
A trained facilitator will be leading the group. The cost is $30, and the program, co-sponsored by Health Net, will be held in Family Health Care's education suite, 2951 Sycamore Drive, Suite 10, Simi Valley.
To sign up or for more information, call (805) 520-2020.
SOURCE: - Daily News Officer receives honor posthumously post·hu·mous
1. Occurring or continuing after one's death: a posthumous award.
2. Published after the writer's death: a posthumous book.
OXNARD - Two weeks after he was killed by a fellow officer during a drug raid, James Jensen James Jensen is a character in The Sadhu from Virgin Comics created by Gotham Chopra Jr. was honored as Oxnard's 1996 Officer of the Year.
Fellow officers selected Jensen for the honor, recognizing him for always going above and beyond the call of duty. He was nominated for the award before the drug raid, but he was chosen as the recipient after his death.
``Jim would be very proud,'' said Jensen's widow, Jennifer, who was in tears after the Officer of the Year winner was announced during ceremonies Thursday.
Jensen was killed March 13 by fellow SWAT team member Sgt. Daniel Christian in what police believe was a case of mistaken identity mistaken identity n → erreur f d'identité
mistaken identity mistake n → Verwechslung f
mistaken identity n . Christian remains on paid administrative leave, pending the outcome of police and district attorney investigations.
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