Free seminar on healthcare for cancer patients

Panel to discuss home health, hospice and assisted living issues

Cancer Support Community Valley/Ventura/Santa Barbara invites cancer patients, survivors and family members to a free seminar on “Healthcare: Understanding Your Options” from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thurs., Sept. 20 at 530 Hampshire Road, Westlake Village. The panel will feature representatives from three companies speaking on hospice, home health and assisted living options to help people make informed decisions. The panelists […]


Last week’s top performers

Sean Bar, RB/ DB, Agoura: The junior Charger rushed for a season-high 83 yards and added six tackles in a 17-10 home win against Golden Valley. Anthony Wright, RB, Calabasas: The super back gained 216 rushing yards with three touchdowns in the Coyotes’ 51-20 rout of Oak Park. Teammate Jordan Pierce had 12 tackles. Damon Riggins, RB, Oaks Christian: Riggins […]

Promenade’s new luxury theaters take back seat to no one

Doors open at Cinépolis

Raise the curtain and roll the projector—take out your wallets, too. The new Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas open Fri., Sept., 21 at the Westlake Promenade shopping center following nine months of construction. Last week, corporate executives from the Mexico-based cinema chain came to the Rick Caruso-owned shopping center to cut the ribbon on its new eightscreen, 600-seat, high-end movie theater and […]

Pair develops new tool in the fight against wildfires

Winds and dry vegetation will play a substantial role in how a wildfire burns, but residents don’t have to be caught off guard should a fire occur in the Santa Monica Mountains this season, say two computer mapping experts from Malibu. Using Google Earth technology, historical records, personal observations and advanced simulation models, Shea Broussard and Tony Shafer developed a […]

Volunteers needed for United Way event

United Way of Ventura County invites the community to participate in the annual Day of Caring on Sat., Sept. 29. Most projects will be from 9 a.m. to noon with afternoon projects available. The event will bring together teams and individual volunteers to help nonprofit organizations in the community with a variety of tasks. Many projects are available to families […]

Workshop helps patients look their best

. Doctor to discuss current noninvasive medical aesthetics

Cancer Support Community Valley/Ventura/Santa Barbara will offer a free workshop for cancer patients, survivors and family members called “Feeling Healthy and Looking Beautiful: Simple, Effective Skin Care for a Rejuvenated You” presented by Talia Emery, M.D., from 1 to 3 p.m. Sat., Sept. 29 at 530 Hampshire Road, Westlake Village. Emery will discuss how recent advances in noninvasive medical aesthetics […]

Religious leaders weigh in on Prop. 34

Religious leaders throughout the Conejo Valley are considering their stance on Proposition 34, an initiative to eliminate the death penalty in California. If the initiative passes in November, death sentences will be replaced with life in prison without the possibility of parole. The law will apply retroactively to people found guilty of murder who have been sentenced to death. The […]

Week 3 scores

• Calabasas 51,Oak Park 20• Agoura 17Golden Valley 10• Oaks Christian 44,Chaminade 30• La Serna 38,Westlake 9• Windward 23,Viewpoint 21

Stars and Stripes and motorcycles

RIDE ON—Motorcyclists cruise through Westlake Village in last weekend’s Ride to the Flags commemorating 9-11.