2012-03-22

World’s water polo stars meet in local competition




The U.S.A. Men’s Water Polo Team is competing in an international tournament at Cal Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks this weekend, battling it out in the pool with other world class teams from Italy, Germany, Montenegro and Croatia. While the teams won’t be using the event to qualify for the Olympics, the squads are still considered to be top contenders […]

Volunteers sought for 2012 Soap Box Derby in Westlake Village



The sixth annual Triunfo YMCA/Westlake Village Soap Box Derby is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sun., May 6 Organizers are expecting around 1,000 people to attend, more than 100 children racing, and at least 120 volunteers on race day. Participation in the derby is open to the community. Those who are not in the YMCA Family Programs but […]

Single? Be prepared for the unexpected



I learned last week that almost half of the people over age 65 in America are single. Simply put, wow! While getting older has its benefits (if you don’t think so, you need to read this column more often), traveling the journey without a partner can be challenging or at least require some careful planning. Being single these days comes […]

Local authors to read



The Ventura County Writers Club will sponsor Well Red, an evening of local authors reading and selling their latest releases, from 7 to 10 p.m. Fri., March 30 at the Ojai Women’s Club, 411 E. Ojai Ave. The event will be the largest Lit Crawl Friday night event and part of Ojai WordFest. An area has been added at the […]

High School Highlights



Agoura Chargers Fri., March 23: Naviance opens for course requests Naviance presentations/ A1/7:50 a.m. and 12:25 p.m. Moorpark College field trip through college and career center Talent show/G building/7 p.m. Sat., March 24: Mock SAT/ A1/8:30 a.m. Tues., March 27: ASB commissioner packets due/AAC Thurs., March 29: Course request drop-in with counselors for current students/media center/3 to 6 p.m. Ping-Pong […]