By Michele Ball
When state and federal budget cuts suddenly creep into our communities and lives, the results can become highly personal.
For longtime Ventura resident, Al Miller, the battle is on to keep his 37-year-old daughter in a small but resourceful environment close to home. Miller's daughter, Amy, is one of six developmentally disabled residents currently benefitting from the services offered through a group home on La Luna Avenue in Meiners Oaks. The future of the home is uncertain, leaving parents and loved ones of the residents worried.