Category Archives: Green Living for Businesses

SCRATCH FOOD TRUCK: Locally Sourced Ingredients From Roots to Wheels

For 10 years Tim Kilcoyne served as Executive Chef and Owner of the popular Sidecar Restaurant located on Main Street in Ventura. “It was a lease issue,” said Chef Tim when asked about the recent closing of SideCar Restaurant. “However,

SCRATCH FOOD TRUCK: Locally Sourced Ingredients From Roots to Wheels

For 10 years Tim Kilcoyne served as Executive Chef and Owner of the popular Sidecar Restaurant located on Main Street in Ventura. “It was a lease issue,” said Chef Tim when asked about the recent closing of SideCar Restaurant. “However,

Nominate Your Favorite Eco-Friendly Business (or Your Business) For a 2013 Environmental Excellence Award

  NOMINATE YOUR FAVORITE ECO-FRIENDLY BUSINESS TODAY!  Contact:  Courtney Lindberg at 805-667-6502 or email:  clindberg@cityofventura.net

Nominate Your Favorite Eco-Friendly Business (or Your Business) For a 2013 Environmental Excellence Award

  NOMINATE YOUR FAVORITE ECO-FRIENDLY BUSINESS TODAY!  Contact:  Courtney Lindberg at 805-667-6502 or email:  clindberg@cityofventura.net

Small Businesses are leading the way: Enter your Business to WIN a CoolCalifornia Award Starting August 1, 2013

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b-RIi0u69Uk] CoolCalifornia.org’s mission is to provide all Californians with the tools and resources they need to take action to protect the environment and keep California cool. Comprised of partner organizations seeking to empower small business and improve the State’s environment

Small Businesses are leading the way: Enter your Business to WIN a CoolCalifornia Award Starting August 1, 2013

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b-RIi0u69Uk] CoolCalifornia.org’s mission is to provide all Californians with the tools and resources they need to take action to protect the environment and keep California cool. Comprised of partner organizations seeking to empower small business and improve the State’s environment

Five Startling Facts from the Environmental Protection Agency

FIVE Startling Facts from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 1) Did you know it takes a 15-year-old tree to produce 700 grocery bags? 2) Each year American throw away 25,000,000,000 Styrofoam cups. Even 500 years from now, the foam coffee

Five Startling Facts from the Environmental Protection Agency

FIVE Startling Facts from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 1) Did you know it takes a 15-year-old tree to produce 700 grocery bags? 2) Each year American throw away 25,000,000,000 Styrofoam cups. Even 500 years from now, the foam coffee

Read Sustainable Ventura’s July 2013 Newsletter

CLICK HERE TO READ SUSTAINABLE VENTURA’S JULY 2013 NEWSLETTER A visit to the third annual Green Jobs Expo: At the Intersection of Green Technology and Job Creation WaterSense For Your Lawn and Garden Livin’ Green:  Green Your Summer Green Tips,

Read Sustainable Ventura’s July 2013 Newsletter

CLICK HERE TO READ SUSTAINABLE VENTURA’S JULY 2013 NEWSLETTER A visit to the third annual Green Jobs Expo: At the Intersection of Green Technology and Job Creation WaterSense For Your Lawn and Garden Livin’ Green:  Green Your Summer Green Tips,

Green Job Expo: At the Intersection of Green Technology & Job Creation

[slideshow] “Any business that make a commitment to implement sustainable practices and develop environmentally-friendly products are smart companies,” said Courtney Lindberg, Environmental Specialist for the City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Division. As education and awareness builds worldwide regarding our planet’s

Green Job Expo: At the Intersection of Green Technology & Job Creation

[slideshow] “Any business that make a commitment to implement sustainable practices and develop environmentally-friendly products are smart companies,” said Courtney Lindberg, Environmental Specialist for the City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Division. As education and awareness builds worldwide regarding our planet’s

Green Business Profile: Alexander’s Restaurant at Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor Resort

[slideshow] Alexander’s Restaurant, located off the main lobby of the Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor Resort and surrounded by beautiful views of the Ventura Harbor, has been a favorite dining spot for hotel guests, visitors to Ventura, and locals,

Green Business Profile: Alexander’s Restaurant at Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor Resort

[slideshow] Alexander’s Restaurant, located off the main lobby of the Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor Resort and surrounded by beautiful views of the Ventura Harbor, has been a favorite dining spot for hotel guests, visitors to Ventura, and locals,

Defining Green Business: SustainableVentura.TV Podcast with Environmental Specialist Courtney Lindberg

Green Business is Smart Business.  Adopting sustainable practices and policies that help the environment also help a company’s bottom line.  In this podcast, Environmental Specialist Courtney Lindberg talks to SustainableVentura.TV’s Maryann Ridini Spencer and defines the difference between being a

Defining Green Business: SustainableVentura.TV Podcast with Environmental Specialist Courtney Lindberg

Green Business is Smart Business.  Adopting sustainable practices and policies that help the environment also help a company’s bottom line.  In this podcast, Environmental Specialist Courtney Lindberg talks to SustainableVentura.TV’s Maryann Ridini Spencer and defines the difference between being a

Prevent Stormwater Pollution: Great Tips on how YOU can make a difference!

City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Courtney Lindberg talks about how YOU can prevent stormwater pollution! WATCH the Sustainable Ventura interview, CLICK HERE! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sHoNPvanmMc] The Sustainable Ventura TV Series (May 2013 show), takes a trip to the Earth Day Eco-Fest in

Prevent Stormwater Pollution: Great Tips on how YOU can make a difference!

City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Courtney Lindberg talks about how YOU can prevent stormwater pollution! WATCH the Sustainable Ventura interview, CLICK HERE! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sHoNPvanmMc] The Sustainable Ventura TV Series (May 2013 show), takes a trip to the Earth Day Eco-Fest in

Green Business Profile: Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor Resort

This segment of the Sustainable Ventura TV Series (April 2013 show), visits with the Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor Resort.  GM Victor Dollar talks about the resort’s green and sustainable programs. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=giHSJjoshJU&feature=share&list=UU7Be-NKr-WMUdzYMkPzCJTA] READ ABOUT Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor

Green Business Profile: Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor Resort

This segment of the Sustainable Ventura TV Series (April 2013 show), visits with the Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor Resort.  GM Victor Dollar talks about the resort’s green and sustainable programs. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=giHSJjoshJU&feature=share&list=UU7Be-NKr-WMUdzYMkPzCJTA] READ ABOUT Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor