Community award goes to Westlake Village youth

Amy Johnson, 17, a resident of Westlake Village, has received two community service awards. She is a graduating senior of Chaminade College Preparatory School in West Hills. Johnson, who is also a debutante, received the Los Angeles Archdiocesan Christian Service Award for her school in April at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angeles in Los Angeles. Amy has […]

‘Guys & Dolls’ at Civic Center

The young Artists Ensemble will present its 25th annual teen summer musical “Guys and Dolls” from July 15 through 23 at the Countrywide Performing Arts Center at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza Janet and Ray Scherr Forum Theatre, Thousand Oaks with evening performances at 7:30 p.m. Matinees are 2 p.m. Sun., July 17 and Sat. July 23. The show […]

Kathy Upchurch

Kathy Upchurch was recently congratulated by Chuck Leko and Michael Schaller, owners of Century 21 Adobe Realty for ranking among the top five associates recognized for 2004 production. Upchurch decided to enter the field of real estate after a 15-year career in management for a major salon chain and time spent in apartment management. “I love what I do and […]

Brighter days ahead

Local cheerleaders shine

The “happiest place on earth” became the cheer-iest place on earth last week when 150 youngsters from Southland cheer and dance squads boogied, kicked and toetouched their way down Disneyland’s Main Street U.S.A. The parade, part of the first Youth Cheerleaders Association ”Cheer on America” event, was led by Lexie Katzman of Agoura and Heather Clare of Thousand Oaks and […]

Free seminar offered on diabetes management

Los Robles Hospital & Medical Center’s h2u program for adults ages 50 and up will host a lecture on “Diabetes Prevention and Management—The Role Nutrition Plays,” from 3 to 5 p.m. Thurs., June 2 at the East Campus, 150 Via Merida, Westlake Village (off Lakeview Canyon Road). Registered nurse Diane Woods will facilitate the program. Admission is free. For reservations, […]

Middle school students earn ‘Innovation Award

It started as a class project at Lindero Canyon Middle School. It ended up touching the hearts of soldiers in Iraq, helping a baseball team in South Central Los Angeles and bringing joy to many throughout the Conejo Valley. Language arts teachers Carole Firestone and Becky Jones ran a community service project for their two eighth-grade English classes as an […]

Topanga Days Country Fair is coming this weekend

The 32nd annual Topanga Days Country Fair, this year featuring the inaugural Topanga Days Folk and Bluegrass Concert, will be presented Memorial Day weekend, Sat., May 28 through Mon., May 30. The event is a celebration of the best in Bohemian culture, alternative music and country and bluegrass fun. John McEuen, founding member of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, will […]

A Beautiful Townhome

A beautiful 3-bedroom, 2.5-bath townhome with a loft area located in Thousand Oaks with upgraded features that include custom paint, granite kitchen, and tile and wood laminate. The family room and master bedroom have a fireplace. Amenities include 2-car attached garage, and community pool and spa. For more information on this home offered at $615,000, call Andrea Maranga of Coldwell […]