2011-06-16

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These dads are picture perfect



Fatherhood isn’t for everyone. Gone are the days when Dad the breadwinner could come home from work, set down his briefcase, prop up his feet and relax with a newspaper and pipe. These days, it’s a whole new ballgame. A dad in the 21st century has to bring his A-game to the plate. Today’s dad must be a chauffeur, handyman, […]

Death Coaster



I’m a roller coaster freak. If it promises to kill its riders, I wanna go on it. However, I’m also a family man—I have a responsibility to live, and I can’t do things that threaten my life anymore. So of course when an old friend who’d made it big in the roller coaster-making industry asked if I wanted to be […]

Comedian takes a ‘seriously funny’ look at American humor



Comedian and actor Shelley Berman will lecture on “ Comedy and Its Reflections in History: A seriously funny look at American humor” at 2 p.m. Sun., June 26 at the Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. The program is free. Berman will examine the concepts and language of today’s humor and the historical events that change and […]

New cancer groups forming



The Wellness Community Valley/Ventura will launch a support group for young adult cancer survivors at 6:30 p.m. Mon., June 20 at 530 Hampshire Road, Westlake Village. The group is open to men and women ages 18 to 39 and will meet on the first and third Monday of each month. The group is run by Gina Cole, a marriage and […]

Stepping into the mystery of ‘I don’t know’



“Part of a commitment to living in the mystery more of the time means learning to become more comfortable swimming in a sea of questions rather than standing rigidly on islands of concrete beliefs, especially about things that are beyond our capacity to know without absolute certainty.” — Dr. Jordan Paul Have you ever read a good mystery novel that […]

Cartoon



Firing up the grill



Celebrating the good old times in Calabasas



Free diabetes class in T.O., Camarillo

Diet, meds, exerecise to be discussed

Livingston Memorial Visiting Nurse Association will host free diabetes classes at the following times and locations: 1:30 to 3 p.m. Wed., June 22 at the Goebel Senior Center, Thousand Oaks; 2:30 to 4 p.m. Wed., July 6 at the Camarillo Community Center; and 10:30 a.m. to noon Wed., July 6 at the Simi Valley Senior Center. The classes will provide […]


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