Nominations due for community leader awards

Time is running out to nominate candidates for the seventh annual Conejo/Las Virgenes Future Foundation’s “CLvFFie” (pronounced “Cliffy”) awards. The annual event honors individuals and groups from the region in several categories. Members of the community can submit names of worthy candidates to the Future Foundation office by June 30, the final deadline. Categories include The Arts, Business/Professional, Community Service, […]

Brownies show what they’re made of

Make laundry less of a chore

The age-old chore of laundry is still one of the most frequently done but disliked household tasks. According to a recent survey conducted by Whirlpool brand, 70 percent of American women report that they do more than three loads of laundry in a typical week, with only 50 percent of men taking on the task that often. The washer/dryer rap […]

Rosentsweig wins Principal’s Award

The Association of California Administrators named Steve Rosentsweig, principal of A.E. Wright Middle School in Calabasas, winner of the organization’s regional Principal’s Award for 2006-07. Rose Dunn, principal of Round Meadow Elementary School in Hidden Hills, nominated Rosentsweig for the honor. “He has a long career as an educator and was a contributing member of our team from the very […]

Synagogue celebrates Sabbath

Temple Aliya, as part of its Every Third Shabbat series, will present an original bluegrass/ country Sabbath worship service at 8:15 p.m. tomorrow, Fri., June 15, at the synagogue, 6025 Valley Circle Blvd., Woodland Hills. Featured are Hazzan Mike Stein and Rabbi Steward Vogel with a bluegrass band of Rodger Phillips on guitar and banjo, Fred Sokolow on dobro/mandolin, Jared […]

Council member will be missed

I, too, was disappointed to see that Jim Bruno will not be running for reelection. Although I can completely understand why and I respect his decision, I am saddened for the city of Westlake Village. We are losing someone who actually cared and took the time at a great expense to his family, and I am sure his business, to […]

Four Bedrooms With A Sitting Room

A former 5-bedroom model, this home now has four bedrooms with a sitting room off the master bedroom and 3 bathrooms. This home is approximately 2,830 square feet with an open floor plan, hardwood floors, beige carpeting and custom window treatments. There is an elegant living room with vaulted ceiling and fireplace. The formal dining room has French doors opening […]

Wine tasting becomes rich experience

Gallery offers textile classes

Fabrige gallery store will offer art classes from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning Mon., June 18 at 2282 Townsgate Road, Ste. 4, Westlake Village. The classes give instruction on using textiles to create works of art. Students may bring pieces of used, unwanted clothing. Attendance is limited. Anyone age 6 or older is welcome. Single class enrollment cost is […]

Classes on buying a home

Topics include taxes, FICO scores, financing

The Area Housing Authority of the county of Ventura will offer free classes on homeownership. The next seminar is scheduled for 6 to 7 p.m. Tues., June 19 at the Camarillo Chamber of Commerce, 2400 Ventura Blvd., Camarillo. The free class will address the following topics: tax advantages of home ownership, programs available for financing for a first-time buyer, and […]