2010-07-29

2010-07-29 E-Edition

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Paradise Can Be Found



Home Paradise Design Center plans to open 15 boutique stores by December and have 50 stores across Southern California and the West Coast by 2011. The Alhambra-based company carries a variety of interior remodeling products, such as home appliances with Dacor, KitchenAid, Meile and Viking; kitchen cabinets with KraftMaid, Wellborn, Armstrong; bathroom fixtures with Kohler; lighting fixtures; custom closets; flooring; […]

Point Mugu air show ready for takeoff



The 43rd Naval Base Ventura County Air Show will take place Sat. and Sun., Aug. 6 and 7 at the base, 311 Main Road, Point Mugu. Gates will open at 8 a.m. Admission and parking are free. The show will feature the U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, the Thunderbirds, which operate Lockheed Martin F-16C Fighting Falcon fighter/ strike aircraft. […]

FOR THE RECORD



The rendering of the new sign being proposed for the Thousand Oaks Auto Mall that appeared on page 12 of last week’s issue was provided by Signature Signs Inc. of Newbury Park.

Benefit to help fight pediatric brain tumors



Yoga Works will host a benefit movie screening and concert by Los Angeles singers and performance artists to support the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Fri., Aug. 18 at Yoga Works, 2475 Townsgate Road, Westlake Village. The film “What About Me?” will be screened. Other activities include a post-film reception with refreshments and a silent auction. […]

District 13 returns to Big League World Series stage



Let the good times roll, take two. District 13, which comprises the Conejo Valley, Moorpark and Simi Valley, earned its second straight trip to the Big League Baseball World Series in Easley, S.C. After enjoying Seattle Mariners’ batting practice from the diamond at Safeco Field last week— en route to winning the Western Regional Tournament in Bremerton, Wash.—and a home […]

New owner for Sagebrush



Jazzy nights at the Gardens



The first show of the eighth annual Summer Jazz Concert Series will take place from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Sun., Aug. 1 at The Gardens of the World, 2001 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks. All concerts are free. Jazz group Sambaguru, featuring vocalist Katia Moraes, will perform on the garden’s central American Bandstand area. Sambaguru is comprised of six musicians […]

Trapped in elevator, church goers find calm in ‘Amazing Grace’



The Other Side of 50



How old is “old”? One adage says it’s 10 years older than whatever age you are. That may be true, but one thing for certain is we’re all getting older. With each birthday our bodies creak more noticeably or we do a 5K a little more slowly or we forget more often why we went into the next room. Whether […]


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