February 16, 2012 RSS feed / Family

Bedcrime story

My 8-year-old son has to make his bed every morning. There’s a problem, though. Let me explain.  More...

Is your family getting enough vitamins?

While every aspect of one’s health can’t be controlled, everyone can help protect themselves against many common ailments and diseases simply by getting the recommended daily essential vitamins and minerals.  More...

To build a healthy body, get your plate in shape

To build a healthy body, start by getting your plate in shape.  “We are what we eat,” said Lora Pietszak, registered dietician, who hopes that March’s designation as National Nutrition Month will remind people what a difference More...

Theater drums up an African folktale

Performances To Grow On will present “Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters” by the Dallas Children’s Theater at 7 p.m. Fri., Feb. 17 at the Scherr Forum Theatre, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks.  More...

New cirque show is magical

The new stage show “Cirque: Illusions of Grandeur: Dare to Dream,” which features aerialists, acrobats, contortionists, fire dancers and magicians, will be presented at 7:30 p.m. More...

A clean comedy show

Clean Up Comedy is Ventura County’s newest improv group for adults, presenting familyfriendly comedy with no foul language or crude jokes.  Clean Up Comedy is a 90-minute improv show based around audience suggestions, and the actors make u More...

Local supporters for pancreatic cancer research

THEY’RE OFF—Above, energetic participants begin the 10K run at the fourth annual Pancreatic Cancer Research Run in Westlake Village Feb. 11, formerly known as PAM’s Run. More...