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2014-05-22 23:03:41

Court System Recognized for Innovations in Use of Contact Center Technology Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 Noble Systems Corporation, a global leader in unified contact center technology solutions, recently presented its “Innovations Award” to the Superior Court of California, County of Ventura, in Ventura County, California. The award was announced at the Select Noble Users Group Americas 2014 Conference – a gathering of Noble Systems clients and partners – held in Orlando,...

2014-05-14 23:13:42

Passages Ventura provides non-12 Step treatment and extraordinary one-on-one therapy. Ventura, CA (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Five years after opening its doors in the California seaside community of Port Hueneme, Passages Ventura continues to thrive. Modeled after its predecessor Passages Malibu, the Ventura campus provides comprehensive, holistic treatment at a more accessible rate, without compromising quality of care. Passages Ventura has evolved over the last five years, and today it is...

2012-06-08 23:01:34

Passages CEO and co-founder Pax Prentiss announced today that Passages Ventura´s cumulative census has reached 1,000 clients since opening the substance abuse treatment center in 2009. Ventura, CA (PRWEB) June 08, 2012 Passages Ventura, the affordable rehab center and sister facility to the world-famous Passages Malibu, has reached a new milestone since debuting in 2009. Passages CEO and co-founder Pax Prentiss announced today that Passages Ventura´s cumulative census has reached...

2011-11-04 09:00:00

Ventura traffic school now has online traffic school through B Line Traffic Schools' course San Diego, CA (PRWEB) November 04, 2011 Unfortunately, it's common for drivers to experience blinding, paparazzi-like, red and blue flashing lights in their rear view mirror followed by getting hit with the dreaded speeding ticket. Next, of course, comes the headache and frustration of avoiding unwanted driver's license points so auto insurance rates donât skyrocket. To create a simple...

2010-12-28 00:00:38

Award winning photographer, ambassador of the marine environment, adventurer, diver and educator, Ernest H. Brooks II will introduce two collections of his black and white photography: "Silver Seas" and "Antarctica" at the photokunst booth (B 206) during photo l.a., January 13 to 17, in the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium. Brooks will also be part of "Troubled Waters", a panel discussion organized by photokunst, on Sunday, January 16. Friday Harbor, WA (PRWEB) December 27, 2010 Award winning...

2010-07-13 12:51:00

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As warmer weather and longer and drier days set in, California American Water is encouraging its Ventura County service district customers to be particularly mindful of their water consumption - especially outdoors. "Water consumption generally reaches its peak in July or August. This is the time of year that we see a dramatic increase in water use, which is clearly the result of warmer summer weather. Most of the increased use is...

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