2010-09-30

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Candidates talk



The Community Foundation for Oak Park will host a candidates forum at 7 p.m. Tues., Oct. 5 in the lecture hall, G-9, at Oak Park High School, 899 N. Kanan Road, Oak Park. The public is invited. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Candidates running in the November election for Oak Park Unified School District and Triunfo Sanitation District boards […]

Festivities to support children’s museum

Haunted House opens Oct 14

Gull Wings Children’s Museum, the only nonprofit children’s museum in Ventura County, will present the inaugural Golftoberfest on Oct. 30 at Lost Canyons Golf Course in Simi Valley. The event will have a free Halloween Family Festival from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Golftoberfest also features a charity golf tournament to benefit the museum. A haunted house will be open […]

Kris Kristofferson as folk poet

Concert Review

Last Sunday evening, with no fanfare, no announcement and not even a stool to sit on, Kris Kristofferson strode onto the stage of the Fred Kavli Theatre and showed an enthusiastic audience why he is one of American music’s treasured folk poets. For more than two hours, Kristofferson rattled off more than two dozen of his own compositions— most of […]

To women of a certain age



The first time someone called me “ma’am” instead of “miss,” I reasoned that it must be the late nights and early mornings I’d been keeping. Then the crow’s-feet appeared and I began to having trouble rising from sitting on my knees. I could no longer watch my children growing older without reflecting on my own progression into middle age. At […]

HIGH SCHOOL HIGHLIGHTS



Agoura Chargers Fri., Oct. 1: PSAT sales/AAC Battle of the Bands/G building/ 7 p.m. Sun., Oct. 3: Cheer clinic/gym/1 p.m. Mon., Oct. 4: Music booster meeting/ J-3/7 p.m. Tues., Oct. 5: Club Rush/nutrition Wed., Oct. 6: Staff development day Thurs., Oct. 7: College Knowledge Night/Calabasas High School/ 6:30 p.m. Calabasas Coyotes Fri., Oct. 1: Academic Council meeting/6:50 a.m. NHS meeting/12:05 […]

Developer gets break on road improvements



The developer of a new shopping center on the west side of Calabasas has been granted extra time to pay the bridge and road improvement fees he owes the city. One city councilmember has requested the same clemency for homeowners who are faced with costly repairs to their septic systems. The city approved the Summit of Calabasas retail center at […]

Agoura Hills offers trip to Rose Parade

Reserved seating is provided

The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services will host its annual trip to the Rose Parade on Sat., Jan. 1, 2011. The registration fee of $85 includes bus transportation and reserved seats at 1630 E. Colorado Blvd. There are no refunds and the trip will go rain or shine. For registration and more information, call the Agoura Hills […]

Photo exhibit



The Arts Council of the Conejo Valley presents the show “In Focus: A Photographic Exhibit” from Oct. 8 through Dec. 20 in The Galleria at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks.

Event to help cancer group



Healing Odyssey presents a fundraiser, “Night Rhythms,” at 6:30 p.m. Sat., Oct. 16 at 5561 Modena Place, Agoura Hills. The event will have live music, dancing, cocktails, light cuisine, and a silent auction. Admission is an advance donation of $25 or a $30 donation at the door. Healing Odyssey is a Southern California nonprofit run by women for women living […]


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