The House of the Angel

By Library Volunteer Andy Ludlum When two pirate ships appeared off the California coast in November 1818, it was a moment the governor…

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Stolen Liberty

By Library Volunteer Andy Ludlum Two days after the attack, the Port Hueneme lighthouse was blacked out at 7 p.m. The Coast Guard…

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The Mammoths of Ventura County

By Andy Ludlum, Museum Volunteer Paleontologist Ed Mercurio has called Ventura County a marvel of paleontological diversity.  He told the Los Angeles Times,…

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