Ojai activist leader returns to help Coalition


Caryn Bosson, a former Board member of the Ojai Valley Green Coalition, the founder of the Ojai Youth Foundation, and a former executive at TreePeople in Los Angeles, has volunteered to help the Coalition’s leadership and Board formulate a new strategy for sustainability. Bosson has lived in Ojai since the l990’s, and has been a … Continue reading Ojai activist leader returns to help Coalition

Could Tourism be a Boon for Sustainability in Ojai?


In 2012, the Green Coalition helped sponsor a weekend-long community conversation at Meditation Mount on “ecotourism,” featuring Supervisor Steve Bennett and Assemblyman Das Williams. Among the dozens of Ojai leaders who spoke was Caryn Bosson, former Coalition board member, Scott Eicher, of the Chamber of Commerce, Mike Weaver, past president of Rotary, and Greg Gamble, … Continue reading Could Tourism be a Boon for Sustainability in Ojai?

50 Years and Counting: E.J. Harrison & Sons and the Ojai Valley


Did you know our local trash and recycling hauler, E.J. Harrison & Sons, is celebrating its 50th year of servicing the Ojai Valley this month? The locally based company was founded in 1932 and is one of the oldest and largest privately owned collection businesses in the U.S. – serving over 90,000 customers. Maybe it’s … Continue reading 50 Years and Counting: E.J. Harrison & Sons and the Ojai Valley