2008-12-04

Nativity on display at St. Max



The public is invited to view hundreds of nativities and manger scenes from around the world from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sat. and Sun., Dec. 6 and 7 at St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church, 5801 N. Kanan Road, Westlake Village. Admission is a donation of $5 for adults and $1 for children. Proceeds will benefit the homeless of Ventura […]

All about apples at the farm



Fall brings a variety of apples and other fruits available now through December to the Ventura County Certified Farmers’ Markets. Among the selections is a new crop of apples good for snacking or fall recipes. Nancy Rydell of Fair Hills Farms, who participates in the Ventura market, has a variety of gala, Fuji, pink lady and Granny Smith apples for […]

Fight not over



Like Hercules who was ordered to clean the Augean stables of the gods, Heschel backers have to meet almost insurmountable conditions before their school can be built and I am writing to make sure that you are aware of it. The movers and shakers of Heschel seem to believe that God gave them their expansion site, but Zev Yaroslavsky is […]