Year in review: Part 2

JULY Veteran Ojai Day coordinator Jody James resigned from her position last week, leaving the future of the annual event uncertain. After organizing the event for 20 years, James said she felt it was time to move on. "I voluntarily resigned," she said. "It was one of the saddest, most difficult decisions I've ever made." *** The ban against certain types of shopping bags, that went into effect Sunday, prohibits retailers within the Ojai city limits from providing customers with single-use plastic bags. The ordinance also requires retailers to charge customers 10 cents for each paper bag they use. The Ojai City Council passed the ban April 10. *** At a hearing Monday for

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