2011-04-28

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Stand up and fight



I voted for President Barack Obama because I truly thought he was the best man for the job. But it seems to me our leader is lacking a backbone. He is constantly giving in to outrageous Republican demands. Now they want to cut Medicare and Medicaid. What else are they going to take from us? On the bright side, we […]

Zumba slated at Agoura rec center



Certified Zumba instructor Rachel Moreno will present a Friday Night Zumba party for adults from 6 to 8 p.m. Fri., May 6 at the Agoura Hills Recreation Center, 30610 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The cost is $15, which includes a raffle ticket to win free Zumba classes taught at the Recreation Center. For more information, call the rec center at (818) […]

Sister is back in third ‘Late Nite Catechism’



The Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza Foundation will present “’Til Death Do Us Part: Late Nite Catechism 3” at 7:30 p.m. Fri., May 27 and 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Sat., May 28 in the Scherr Forum Theatre, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd. This is the third show in the “Make it a Habit” series from […]

Animal shelter gets donation



The Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control’s Agoura Animal Care Center has received a $450 contribution from the Rotary Club of Woodland Hills. Rotarian Jay Hearst, who presented the donation, volunteers at the Agoura shelter. The donation is in line with Rotary International’s Community Avenue of Service and recognizes the contributions made by the shelter to both […]

Soccer squad shines at the Copa, Copa Cabana



Deregulation costs more in long run



If the patriots of 1773 who threw tea in Boston Harbor had held the same view as their modern day namesake counterparts hold towards Republicans who want to get rid of financial reforms, they would have shouted “Stop, don’t waste all that good tea. King George is really a wonderful guy.” Let’s get a couple of things straight. The Community […]

New artistic director intends to nuture Calabasas Theatre Company




Westlake Village resident Gordon Durich, who took the reins of the Calabasas Theatre Company in March, is ready to lead the nonprofit performing arts group into its next act. He said he wants to be sure the up- and- coming company integrates the wishes of local audiences and talent. The Spotlight the Arts Foundation, a nonprofit organization that promotes cultural […]

Blonde moms are a hoot



In time for Mother’s Day weekend, the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza Foundation will present “3 Blonde Moms” at 7:30 p.m. Sat., May 7 at the Scherr Forum Theatre, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd. The semi- scripted PG- 13 stand- up comedy show with audio-visuals stars “some really desperate housewives.” These unlikely friends in the […]

Hall of Fame quarterback to speak at annual prayer breakfast



Bill Redell, head football coach at Oaks Christian School, will be the keynote speaker for the Southeast Ventura County YMCA’s 12th annual National Day of Prayer Breakfast on Thurs., May 5 at the Gilbert Sports Center, California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks. Breakfast will begin at 6:30 a.m., and the program will run from 7 to 8:30 a.m. Redell was a […]


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