2008-11-06

Change in Ventura County police patrol



A new police captain has been assigned to oversee patrol services in Ventura County’s unincorporated areas, including Oak Park, Lake Sherwood, Hidden Valley, Lynn Ranch, Bell Canyon and parts of Newbury Park. Capt. Bill Flannigan and Capt. Brent Kerr of the Ventura County Sheriff’s Department are switching jobs. The reassignment is part of the regular staff rotation the department undergoes […]

Asia to rock The Canyon



Asia, featuring John Payne, will perform at 9 p.m. Fri., Nov. 14 at The Canyon club, 28912 Roadside Drive in Agoura Hills. The band will perform many of the hit songs plus new material from their upcoming CD “Architect of Time.” Payne replaced vocalist/bassist John Wetton as the front man of the group in 1992 at the invitation of keyboardist […]

Most people are glad it’s over, but not everyone



Most people are happy the election is over because they’re tired of the relentless rhetoric, the constant bickering and the incessant radio and TV commercials. Even the tough old birds known as political junkies have had enough by now. But there are exceptions. Some citizens are fanatics who consume politics like it’s a contact sport. These are people who aren’t […]

Agoura Hills Dance Center marks 10-year anniversary



The Agoura Hills Dance and Performing Arts Center will celebrate its 10-year anniversary with a series of hiphop workshops from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun., Nov. 9 at the dance studio, 5015 Cornell Road, Agoura. Workshops will be taught by Anthony Thomas, choreographer of Janet Jackson’s “Rhythm Nation” music video; Nick Zborowski, who has toured with Chyanne and Celine […]

Hope for teens suffering from bunions



In the past I’ve written about bunion correction for children and bunion correction for adults but I seem to have left teenagers out of the discussion. For children with bunions, you may recall, we offer orthotic support to resist the forces that want to increase the size of a bunion and, if their growth plates are still open, growth plates […]

Soccer stars steal silver



STRIKING VICTORY—The Conejo Valley Unified Strikers GU-15 team are all smiles after their first-place finish in the Coast Soccer League Silver North Division. Team members are Kat Chen, Nicole Couture, Jordon Engel, Jessica Fernandez, Amanda Galvez, Selina Garcia, Nicki Ghazarian, Laura Jackson, Ashley Letson, Kasey Magallanes, Christine Martinez, Bricela Meza, Paty Meza, Nicole Mogg, Lindsey O’Tousa, Noam Peleg, Courtney Reed […]

Youngest Schindler’s list survivor to speak in Westlake



The Conejo Jewish Academy will host a lecture titled “Little Leyson: The Youngest Schindler’s List Survivor Tells His Story” at 8 p.m. Mon., Nov. 17 at the Hyatt Westlake Plaza Hotel, 880 S. Westlake Blvd. Westlake Village. Leib Lejzon was born in Poland. When he was 10 years old, he and his family were imprisoned in the ghetto in Krakow […]

Los Robles Master Chorale names new artistic director



Lesley Leighton was named artistic director of the Los Robles Master Chorale during a reception hosted by the chorale’s board of directors recently in Thousand Oaks. Leighton’s goals include building new partnerships within the community, while continuing the longstanding mission of the group to give back to the community that has long supported it. Leighton is working toward her doctorate […]

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