A STORIED PAST—Capt. Brad “Brick” Conners, formerly the commander of Ventura County Naval Base and now the Oaks Christian School lacrosse coach, gives listeners a history of Veterans Day during an assembly at the school’s Westlake Village campus on Nov. 11. See story on page 13.
LENDING A HAND—Cmdr. Karen Coyle, left, dean of students at Oaks Christian, joins Army Cadet Michael Alexander of Thousand Oaks in assisting retired Navy Chief Quartermaster Thomas Curtis of Moorpark onto the stage during the assembly.