Nikki Clark and a team from First Baptist Church in Ojai was responsible for a makeover of the teacher's loundge at Topa Topa Elementary School in Ojai prior to the start of this school year.
Here are the before photos:
Here are the after photos:
As part of the INSPIRE effort, the Ojai Valley Christian Fellowship Church provided a welcome back reception for teachers and staff at Mira Monte Elementary School Aug. 23. (see photos below) The Church of the Living Christ, led by Bev Lambert, provided a similar welcome at Meiners Oaks Elementary School. (INSPIRE photos by Alexander Schottky)
Inspire! is a community-wide partnership with Ojai Unified Schools the seeks to inspire 500 people from the Ojai Valley to give one hour or more a year to create environments that inspire Ojai students.
Michelle Valenzuela, (from left) Petra Battleson, Alex Triggs and Chris Hess go through the food line.
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Bill Warner, Ojai Valley News reporter
The Ojai City Council took action Oct. 25 to modify the city’s ordinance regarding second residential units. Meeting in regular session at Ojai City Hall, the Council’s vote came in response to recently enacted state regulations set to go into effect Jan. 1.
“We’ve got to enact something here on an emergency basis to protect ourselves from the total eminency of the government in Sacramento,” Ojai Mayor Paul Blatz told the Council.