2006-05-11

Event welcomes Connie Stevens



Medea Creek students win Marian Huhn award

air recognized for academic excellence and dedication to community service

Danielle Gold and Molly Rosenberg were chosen as recipients of California Junior Scholarship Federation’s Marian Huhn Award which is presented to students who have not only displayed excellence in their studies, but have also served their school and participated extensively in community service. Each girl was awarded an engraved plaque, certificate and a grant of $200. Danielle and Molly attend […]

Beth Haverim hosts discussion with Jewish political leaders



Two Jewish political leaders representing different viewpoints on domestic issues, foreign policy and Israel will speak Fri., May 19, at Temple Beth Haverim in Agoura Hills. Larry Greenfield, director of the California Republican Jewish Coalition, and Paul Kujawsky, past president of Democrats for Israel, Los Angeles, will discuss a wide range of current events from a Jewish perspective. “This is […]

Chamber singers to perform Gilbert and Sullivan musical



The Oaks Chamber Singers will present Gilbert and Sullivan’s comic operetta “H.M.S Pinafore” at 7:30 p.m. Sun., May 21 in the Scherr Forum Theatre at the Thousands Oaks Civic Plaza, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd. Admission ranges from $14 to $20. Tickets are available at the Civic Arts Plaza box office by calling (805) 449-2787. For information about the production, […]

Roll Out A Vacation In Your Own Back Yard



The rising cost of fuel is going to hit a lot of Americans hard this summer. According to the motor club AAA, gas prices are 18 percent higher now than they were this time last year – and recent reports indicate we can expect them to go up another 25 cents by the end of the summer. You don’t have […]

Jill Barker



Todd C. Olson and Keith Myers of Re/Max Olson & Associates of Westlake Village congratulated Jill Barker, director relocation and corporate services, and Shannon Gammie, senior manager relocation and corporate services for Re/Max Olson Westlake and The Barker Team, for more than $6.5 million in sales for March. Both Barker and Gammie are certified relocation professional (CRP) and members of […]

Optimist Club collects comfort items for children in crisis care



The Agoura Hills Optimist Club is teaming up with the MyStuff Bags Foundation in the hopes of giving abused, neglected and abandoned children a reason to smile. With its “You Can Make a Difference” campaign, the Optimist Club is asking residents to donate new toothbrushes and toothpaste to children who are entering crisis care. Since 1919, Optimist International, the umbrella […]

Women’s group hosts lunch



The American Association of University Women-Thousand Oaks branch will be celebrating its 40th anniversary since being chartered in 1966 with a luncheon on June 3 at North Ranch Country Club, Westlake Village. The luncheon will feature a champagne reception, lunch, the announcement of 16 “Members of Distinction,” door prizes, cake cutting and other festivities. Special guests at the luncheon will […]

Wine fest, dinner, to benefit Boys & Girls Club



The fifth annual Golden Coast Wine & Food Festival, an event benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of Conejo and Las Virgenes, will be presented this month. A Vintner’s Dinner is scheduled for Thurs., May 18 at North Ranch Country Club, 4761 Valley Spring Drive, Westlake Village. The reception begins at 6:30 p.m. on the terrace followed by dinner at […]

Calabasas resident to speak at University of Judaism commencement



Evan Blank, a Calabasas resident and 2002 graduate of Calabasas High School, will be the featured speaker at the University of Judaism’s commencement on May 21. Blank will also receive the university’s prestigious Highest Academic Achievement Award and be recognized for being named to the dean’s list for each of his eight semesters in attendance at the school. Blank is […]