Ventura County Star
The Ventura County Star has been the undisputed local news leader in Ventura County since 1925. Its award-winning website, VCStar.com and award-winning daily newspaper provide comprehensive coverage of local news, sports, business, arts and entertainment, opinion with an emphasis on local.
The Star is at the forefront of creating new niche products that focus on the individual needs of the community. The Star’s newest product is EXTRA! is a free weekly newspaper delivered to all non-Star subscribers with a reach of over 200,000 households. The Star also produces Eldercare, an annual guide aimed at the needs of senior citizens and those families and friends who care for them. The Star's commercial print division remains competitive, printing a multitude of flyers for local businesses, brochures, and even other newspapers.
Every year The Star sponsors hundreds of non-profit organizations, events and activities in the community. It hosts some of the county's most important educational events including the Ventura County Spelling Bee, the Best of High School Journalism and Internet Awards, and the Star Scholar Awards which recently featured the keynote speaker, Buzz Aldrin.
The Ventura County Star is proud to the serve the community as Ventura County's local news and information leader.
Margie Cochrane, chief revenue officer and regional publisher
Founded: 1925; merged with Scripps: 1986
Access the Ventura County Star:
P.O. Box 6006
Camarillo, CA 93011