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What’s Inside
STOPPING POINTS page 9
EVENTS CALENDAR page 14
ADVERTISER INDEX page 194
MATILIJA STREET ..............................................20 Ojai’s “other Main Street”
CHANNEL ISLANDS HARBOR.......................32 A working harbor that’s full of fun
SANTA BARBARA FUNK ZONE.....................34 Santa Barbara’s contemporary side
THE ARCADE PLAZA ........................................39 Discover another world tucked behind the Arcade
TREASURE MAP.................................................42 Where to find the best consignment shops and thrift stores
MONTGOMERY STREET.................................46 Unique, funky shops off the beaten path
E’BELLO PLAZA..........................................69 Downtown Ojai’s west end
SANTA PAULA ...................................................... 72 The jewel of the Heritage Valley
DOWNTOWN VENTURA..................................76 The valley’s neighbor to the south
CARPINTERIA ................................................... 158 A kicked-back beach community you won’t want to miss
COFFEEHOUSES ............................................... 97 Where to find the best coffee in the Ojai Valley
SANTA YNEZ VALLEY .................................... 111 What to do in the Central Coast’s “other” wine region
OJAI PROFESSIONAL BUILDING............115 Professional services at 603 W. Ojai Ave.
VENTURA HARBOR........................................ 116 The fishing village with so much more
THE PRESIDIO.................................................. 118 Santa Barbara’s premier cultural and shopping district
OAK VIEW........................................................... 136 The gateway to the Ojai Valley
THE EAST END................................................. 144 More than just orchards and scenic vistas
MEINERS OAKS ............................................... 152 Discover Ojai’s up-and-coming neighbor
THE ARCADE .................................................... 158 What’s happening in Ojai’s iconic downtown space
BUSINESS DIRECTORY 186 The ultimate guide for when you
need to get something done
That’s wild ............. 18
Critters of all kinds that call the Ojai Valley home
story - Perry Van Houten
Go for baroque .... 54
Take a look inside Ojai’s very own violin-making school
story - Tim Dewar
Faces of Ojai........102
A pictorial journey of faces of people around the Ojai Valley
photos - Sarah Boursheid
Pottery..................142
This artistic endeavor is still popular among art- ists and hobbyists alike
story and photos - Andra Belknap
Morning glory....172
Start the day off right. Where to find the area’s best breakfasts
story and photos - Perry Van Houten
Think pink.............. 36
We take a look at what makes Ojai’s sunsets so spectacular
story - Andra Belknap
Ink spots................. 74
Ojai’s love affair with books and the places that treasure them
story and photos - Andra Belknap
Pizza party...........122
A homemade treat that’s as fun to make as it is to eat
story - Randy Graham photos - Tim Dewar
The Best ...............168
Our readers have voted, so we tell you where to find the best of everything in the valley
Farm futures .......180
Challenges facing our aging population of local farmers
story - Perry Van Houten
MIND, BODY & SPIRIT
190 ARTISTS & GALLERIES 191
Your guide to getting and staying happy and healthy
Find the art and artists that help make Ojai famous
DINING, ETC.
When you need a food fix, this is the place to look
192
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