2008-04-17

Harlem Renaissance comes alive at Agoura High School



Armenian church now meeting in Thousand Oaks



The Armenian Apostolic Church of Ventura will meet at noon Sun., April 20 at St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church at One Church Road, Thousand Oaks. After the service a presentation will be led by filmmaker Dr. J. Michael Hagopian in remembrance of the Armenian Genocide. The event is open to the public. The Armenian Apostolic Church of Ventura was formed in […]

Jonathan Edwards in May house concert



Concerts at the Bodie House will present Jonathan Edwards at 8 p.m. Fri., May 16. Edwards is a folk and rock musician who sang the 1971 hit “Sunshine.” He has recorded 15 albums, performed throughout North America and in Holland, and collaborated with amany artists including Emmylou Harris, Jimmy Buffett, Maura O’Connell, Christine Lavin and Cheryl Wheeler. Edwards also narrated […]

The Ovdat Team



Syd Leibovitch, President of the 14 office chain of Rodeo Realty, commended the Ovdat Team for their outstanding production in 2007 at the sales rally on April 9 at The Sportsman’s Lodge. This places them in the President’s Circle of Rodeo Realty, achieved by only the top 2% of the nation’s realtors. Bev, Saul and Tami, with the knowledge and […]

Pierce College presents Farmwalk



Pierce College will hold its annual Farmwalk open house from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sun., May 4 at the college, 6201 Winnetka Ave., Woodland Hills. Activities will include sheep shearing, wool spinning, live music, cow milking, a petting zoo, cowchip bingo, exotic animal shows, horse activities, a fire engine, farm and plant equipment, and educational displays. A barbecue meal […]

Local boy wins martial arts tournament



Daniel Opferman, a sixth grader at Lindero Canyon Middle School, recently won the California State Pankration Championship in Santa Ana. Pankration is the amateur form of mixed martial arts or “ultimate fighting.” Daniel trains at Elite MMA in Westlake Village. He also promotes fight gear and clothing for TriumphUnited Clothing and MMA Gear.

Living trust provides measure of security



With a living trust, you can completely avoid the need for a conservatorship if you become incapacitated, a guardianship if minor children are involved, and probate when you die. Defining a living trust A living trust is a legal document that allows you to transfer ownership of your titled property- i.e., your home, other real estate, cars, stocks, bonds, bank […]

Agoura resident makes dean’s list



Agoura resident Adam Moskowitz was named to the dean’s list for the fall 2007 semester at Berklee College of Music in Boston, Mass. Moskowitz has also been accepted to the school’s music production and engineering program for the fall 2008 semester.

National Day of Prayer slated



The Southeast Ventura County YMCA is hosting the ninth annual National Day of Pryaer on thurs., May 1 at the Hyatt Westlake Plaza, 880 S. Westlake Blvd. Registration and complimentary continental breakfast will be from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. The program follows from 7 to 8:30 a.m. The keynote speaker is Nick Vuijicic who will speak on “Life without limbs.” […]

LA opera comes to Westlake



The Westlake Village Music Society will host a spring concert featuring the Westlake Chamber Ensemble at 7:30 p.m. Fri., April 25 at the United Methodist Church of Westlake Village, 1049 S. Westlake Blvd. Featured performers are clarinetist Nancy Bonds, cellist Stephen Custer and pianist Edward Frances. The program will include works by southern California composers John Biggs, Frank Campo, Albert […]