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New activities for annual City Celebration

The 17th annual Westlake Village City Celebration returns from 3 to 8 p.m. Sat., Oct. 19 at the Westlake Village Civic Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. Event parking will be available at 31051 Agoura Road. For more information, go to wlv.org/citycelebration. The White Oak Family Fun Fair returns with rides like the Zipper, swing chairs, pirate ship, a traditional Ferris […]

RAD weekend

The annual Reyes Adobe Days festival kicks off today with a Senior Fiesta Luncheon with a Mexican buffet, entertainment and tours of the historic adobe home and barn Thurs., Oct. 10. RAD activities take place on the grounds of an original 19th century rancho at 5464 Reyes Adobe Road, Agoura Hills. Night at the Adobe is an evening of local […]

Scout digs in at De Anza Park

Film on libraries

The Ventura County Library will present a special free film screening as part of the One County, One Book program from 6 to 8 p.m. Wed., Oct. 16 at the Calabasas Library, 200 Civic Center Way. The film was written and directed by Emilio Estevez, who also stars in the film. The story follows a Cincinnati librarian who helps a […]

Cancer Support Community helps paint this town pink

Everyone wins at fundraising bingo

FOR THE LADIES—K’helah Shel Nashim/Hadassah group recently held a Bingo Saves Boobies night at DJ’s brew house in Westlake Village. The event raised more than $2,500 for breast cancer research at Hadassah hospitals in Israel. More than 96 women attended the night of bingo, prizes and socializing. Lauren Rothman and Debbie Kessler, both of Hadassah Southern California, shared their personal […]

The power of pink

Los Robles Regional Health System will present the 23rd annual Breast Cancer Awareness Seminar: Let’s Grow Old Together with the Power of Pink from 8 a.m. to noon Sat., Oct. 12 at the Reagan Library, 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley. The keynote speaker is Cristina Ferrare, talk show host and cancer survivor. She will be signing her book, “Food for […]

Painting the town yellow

The Kevin Cordasco Foundation: Something Yellow will host its second annual Sky Full of Stars event, honoring childhood cancer heroes, Sat., Oct. 12 at the Hilton Hotel/Warner Center, 6360 Canoga Ave., Woodland Hills. Cocktails will be served starting at 6:30. The event and dinner will run from 7:30 to 11 p.m. The gala will include dancing, entertainment and a silent […]

Funds for mammograms

The Conejo Free Clinic’s Breast Cancer Program provides mammograms and advanced breast diagnostics free of charge to low-income, uninsured and underinsured women in Ventura County and the San Fernando Valley. Mammograms can be sponsored for $35. Patients are first seen by a free clinic physician by appointment. Funds to support the services are raised by donors through the Conejo Free […]

Mass-shooting survivor speaks at suicide prevention conference

Veterans, LGBTQ youth at increased risk


On April 16, 2007, Lisa Hamp and her classmates survived the deadliest school shooting in the history of the United States by barricading themselves inside their math classroom at Virginia Tech as a gunman turned the corridors of the university’s Norris Hall into a killing field. The shooting, which left 32 people dead, lasted for 11 minutes. At the fourth […]


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