Viewpoint Upper School performs ‘Our Town’

Wilder's classic captivates audiences in three shows

Amid a simple set design, low lighting and a subtle musical score, the emotional and gripping performances of the Viewpoint Upper School’s actors mesmerized audiences in three productions of Thornton Wilder’s classic, “Our Town.” Audiences filled the Carlson Family Theater on Nov. 17, 18 and 19 to enjoy the Conservatory of Theater’s interpretation of Wilder’s poignant play. “Our Town” follows […]

Bob and Kathi McLean

RE/MAX Olson & Associates, Inc would like to congratulate Kathi and Bob McLean for their sales production in the month of October, totaling more than $3.5 million. They also received accolades for achieving the “Diamond Award” for 2005. This honor places them in the top 1 precent of RE/MAX sales associates worldwide. The McLeans have offered real estate representation for […]

Agoura Hills general plan update underway

Agoura Hills residents have been invited to help shape the future of their city by attending a joint meeting between the City Council and the planning commission. According to Allison Cook, senior planner, the Dec. 13 meeting will give residents the opportunity to learn about how the city’s general plan will be updated. The document is a framework for city […]

Four Seasons hosts its first event

More than 500 women were greeted with sparkle and champagne last week when the brand new Four Seasons Hotel in Westlake opened its doors to the Westlake Women’s Club’s 25th annual Holiday Fundraiser. The guests filled hallways and displayed boutique items shimmering with gems and crystals. Friends came in large stylish groups, with lots of hugging, photo taking and cash […]

Calabasas High first to apply for state grants

Calabasas High School doesn’t want to take any chances. When the state budget afforded a onetime opportunity to obtain direct school site funding, Calabasas High School Principal Dave Jackson jumped at the prospect of extra funds. Calabasas High School is the Las Virgenes Unified School District’s first school out of the gate to take advantage of the state’s unexpected largesse. […]

Young men called to the Torah

Max Nutkiewicz was called to the Torah as a bar mitzvah at Temple Etz Chaim on Nov. 4. He is the son of Karen and Allan Nutkiewicz of Westlake Village and an eighth-grader at Colina Middle School. Taylor Bronte was called to the Torah as a bar mitzvah at Temple Etz Chaim on Nov. 11. He is the son of […]

Young Artists Ensemble mounts ‘A Christmas Story’

Staged readings open Dec. 8

The Young Artists Ensemble will present three staged readings of “A Christmas Story” Dec. 8 to 10 at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday. The play by Philip Grecian is adapted from the 1983 film of the same name. Set in […]

Sigi Ulbrich and Pam Moran

Sigi Ulbrich and Pam Moran of Prudential California Realty’s North Ranch/ Westlake Village office won the award for top producer for September 2006. This professional real estate team is often honored for their presence in the industry’s top 1 percent nationwide in earnings. Recognized internationally by “Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate,” they continue to lead their office with the […]

Local 12-year-old wins first place for skateboarding

Pop shuvits, ollies and kickflip backslide fiveo’s are all maneuvers Tyler Goulden, 12, used to win first place in California’s Amateur Skateboard League competition. The competitions are held at skate parks throughout Southern California. Tyler competed against 45 11- and 12-year-old boys and girls in the novice division and is now aiming for the gold in the state championships scheduled […]

Homes dress up for the holidays

DECKED OUT-A docent stands by the Christmas display in an Agoura Hills home during the Wellness Community Valley/ Ventura’s 15th anniversary holiday homes tour on Sunday. Visitors meandered through four lavishly decorated homes during the weekend fundraiser to benefit cancer patients.