Authors reveal secret to inner wisdom

Melissa J. White and Shelly York will sign their first book, “Restoring Your Beautiful Life,” from Beckworth Publications from 2 to 4 p.m. Sat., Nov. 19 at The Hummingbird and The Honeybee, 1414 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks. The book is described as “transforming our limited ideas and circumstances into the authentic, beautiful lives we were meant to live.” […]

Hugo’s restaurant opens in Agoura Hills

Hugo’s restaurant has recently opened at Whizin Market Square, 28914 Roadside Drive, Agoura Hills. The 31-year-old Hugo’s has locations in West Hollywood and Studio City. The restaurant is known for its power breakfasts and family-style “stealthy healthy” menu. Hugo’s features chilaquiles, oatmeal fritatta, breakfast salad, eggs Benedict, sausage made in-house, organic eggs and handpicked coffee beans. The menu includes tika […]

Prayer heals body, mind

A ministry that believes in the healing power of prayer has found a home in the Conejo Valley. Conejo Valley Healing Rooms was started about six months ago by Jill and Dennis Ricci of Newbury Park. It is part of the International Association of Healing Rooms, an interdenominational group that aspires to bring spiritual, emotional and physical healing to the […]

Smart meters represent plot

A recent Acorn article mentioned smart meters. Already in Britain there’s talk of carbon quotas, like gasoline rationing in wartime. It’s not just that you’ll pay taxes on energy, but the amount of energy you can consume will be determined by government directive. And this is the real reason for the new “smart meters” (electricity meters) being forced-placed on homes. […]

Win a chef’s gingerbread house at fundraiser

The Wellness Community Valley/ Ventura will present the fourth annual Gingerbread House Event from 1 to 5 p.m. Sun., Nov. 13 at The Wellness Community offices, 530 Hampshire Road, Westlake Village. Gingerbread houses created by leading local chefs will be on display. Community members can win one of these houses in an opportunity drawing. Drawing tickets are $5. Children can […]

Village Voices gives grants, scholarships

The Village Voices Chorale, a community choral group, has passed a major milestone in its efforts to provide scholarships to college students pursuing a career in vocal music and grants to elementary school choral programs. Within the past 10 years the group has generated $112,800 for 36 vocal scholarships and given 136 grants to local schools. Under the direction of […]

Unitarians install minister

The Rev. Lora Brandis will be installed as the settled minister for the Conejo Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship at 4 p.m. Sun., Nov. 13 at the fellowship, 3327 Old Conejo Road, Newbury Park. The Rev. Dr. Daniel Kanter, senior minister of the First Unitarian Church of Dallas, will deliver the sermon on “Growing Souls.” The Rev. Jan Christian, minister of […]