Justin Formanek


Stories by Justin Formanek

For the love of hops and barley

Ventura County’s beer scene pops the lid off traditional brews

Author Justin Formanek Date 10/24/2013
VC animal shelter's uphill battle

No-kill ambitions remain strong but stunted by increasing intake numbers

Author Justin Formanek Date 03/14/2013
The heavy lifters of VC

Local residents compete for weightlifter titles

Author Justin Formanek Date 02/21/2013
Girls on film

Local filmmaker explores female participation in gang life

Author Justin Formanek Date 02/21/2013
Local school program linked to suspension reduction, rise in test scores

Children focus on self-control, accountability

Author Justin Formanek Date 01/24/2013
Future of Ventura's Cemetery Park in limbo

City officials opt for “pioneer memorial park” designation; activists seek full restoration

Author Justin Formanek Date 01/03/2013
Various S.P. School Districts opt out of unification

But unified S.P. Union High and S.P. Elementary board buoyed with optimism

Author Justin Formanek Date 12/13/2012