The American dream becoming lost on Conejo Valley

There couldn’t be a more schizophrenic economy right now than the one locally.

First, the national news: Equity markets are flirting with all-time highs, nationwide unemployment is at a 50-year low and by July, the economic expansion will surpass the 1990s to become America’s longest growth period on record. In the San Fernando Valley—where jobs are plentiful and housing prices not nearly as high as they are in the greater Conejo Valley and Ventura County—the economic growth rate is almost do...

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