2008-06-05

There’s something funny going on at Stage Door Theatre



Stage Door Theatre’s comedy “No Sex Please, We’re British” lives up to its name. No sex or nudity here. You won’t see anything more than a married couple kissing and a guy in very long (and colorful) boxers. What you do get is plenty of belly laughs. This farce by Anthony Marriott and Alistair Foot pokes fun at British society […]

Highlands Model 1005



This customized Highlands model 1005 has more than 4600 square feey, 6 bedrooms and 5 baths with one of the bedrooms located on the first floor. This home is located near the end of a cul-de-sac, and the entry and family room have been upgraded to travertine and new patterned carpet. Kitchen has been updated to include granite counter tops. […]

Schooled in the martial arts



Dawn Barnes isn’t your typical sensei. A former ballerina and stunt woman, Barnes’ approach to life- and to her business, Dawn Barnes Karate Kids- is a testimony to the power of positive thinking, and teaching. Barnes has thrown “ryu,” a karate term for school or tradition, to the mat and created a unique approach to teaching young people the art […]

Am I crazy?



My wife and 4-year-old son think I’m crazy. Friday the 13th is approaching, a day that rains bad luck on some people, and I don’t want to discover that the air conditioner in my house is broken. I don’t want to “accidentally” turn up dead. Even worse, I don’t want to find out that TCM is canceling its cable programming. […]

Datebook



THURS., JUNE 5 Business Women Business and Professional Women’s Club of Conejo Valley meets 7 p.m. Hyatt Westlake Plaza, 880 S. Westlake Blvd. Christopher Christian, PhD, speaks on “The Puerto Rican Syndrome.” Men and women welcome. Tea For Newcomers Reservations due for Agoura Newcomers Club formal high tea, 11 a.m., Thurs., June 19 at member’s home in Agoura Hills. Members, […]

Patriots make history

Viewpoint softball team wins its first CIF-SS title

It turns out the third time really can be the charm. On Saturday afternoon at Deanna Manning Stadium in Irvine, the Viewpoint softball team defeated Liberty League rival Faith Baptist 21 for the CIFSouthern Section Division VII championship. The game was the third meeting between the two teams this season, with Viewpoint winning two of three. The softball championship was […]

Theatricum presents Shakespeare, kid shows



The Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum will present two plays by William Shakespeare this summer, “Macbeth” and “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at 1419 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd., Topanga. Call the box office for show dates, as both plays run concurrent and on alternative weekends. •”Macbeth” runs June 7 through Sept. 28. Show times are 8 p.m. Fridays, 4 p.m. and 8 […]

The Call Team



REMAX Olson & Associates congratulates Ann Call and The Call Team for their sales production in April totaling over $2.9 million in sales. The Call Team is in the Top 1 percent of RE/MAX sales associates worldwide. They specialize in selling fine homes and estates throughout the Conejo Valley, San Fernando Valley & Ventura County. The Call Team can be […]

Frenetic tranquility



A week ago, as a friend and I meandered in the woods, we stopped to sit on some boulders near a creek. Although we had been chatting loudly and goofing around, the cathedral-like oaks and soothing song of water subdued our noise. Still and silent, we soaked in all the place had to offer. To my right was a hummingbird […]

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES



Residents are invited to participate in any of the following volunteer opportunities in the area. For more information or to sign up, call the phone number listed for the event. •The Los Angeles-Ventura Counties Affiliate of Mothers Against Drunk Drivers will host an orientation and training for volunteers from 10 a.m. to noon Sat., June 21 at the Proud Bird […]


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