2012-11-08

Art critic to speak at CLU

. New exhibit hosts many artists

California Lutheran University will feature art critic and curator Peter Frank in a free Tea and Talk from 2 to 4 p.m. Sat., Nov. 17 in conjunction with the “Resonating Images: 1900-1950” exhibit at the William Rolland Gallery of Fine Art on the north side of Olsen Road between Campus Drive and Mountclef Boulevard on the Thousand Oaks campus. Frank […]

Warriors win volleyball playoff opener




Julia Mannisto had broken many Westlake High girls’ volleyball records, but the junior outside hitter had yet to experience a playoff victory. That changed Tuesday night when the Warriors defeated Laguna Hills 25-17, 25-15, 26-28 and 29-27 at home in the first round of the CIF-Southern Section Division 1A postseason. “I was nervous coming into the match,” said Mannisto, who […]

Prop. 30 a win for education




School officials across California breathed a sigh of relief at Tuesday’s passage of Proposition 30, the income and sales tax increase to benefit public education. The victory for Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax hike—wider than expected at 54 percent to 46 percent—stops the state from syphoning education funds to meet other expenses, at least for now. The measure increases the state […]

Halloween brings shivers to Agoura



‘Trojan Women’ to march into CLU



California Lutheran University will present a contemporary adaptation of “The Trojan Women” by Euripides from Thurs., Nov. 8 through Sun., Nov. 18 on the Thousand Oaks campus at the Black Box Studio Theatre in the theater arts building on the north side of Memorial Parkway near Pioneer Avenue. Performances of the fall main stage production will be at 8 p.m. […]

High School Hi Lights



Agoura Chargers Fri., Nov. 9: Senior servants/ 12:25 p.m. Dancing with the Stars/gym or G building/7 p.m. Sat., Nov. 10: Mock SAT/8:30 a.m. Mon., Nov. 12: Veterans Day observed-no school Tues., Nov. 13: Blood drive/7:50 a.m. Charger Club/A1/7 p.m. Wed., Nov. 14: PFC meeting/ Agoura Hills Library/9 a.m. Thurs., Nov. 15: Fall concert/G building/7 p.m. Calabasas Coyotes Fri., Nov. 9: […]

The quiet before the Charger storm



Wednesday morning quarterbacking following a raucous Super Tuesday



Struck by a perfect storm of local, state and national races—many of them coming down to the wire—Super Tuesday gave us a whirlwind ride that more than lived up to its billing. For political junkies, the drama couldn’t have been better—or the stakes higher. Californians tend to vote liberal on candidates but conservative on ballot initiatives. This election sang a […]

Helps for veterans on the home front

. Hogan Foundation expands program

On Veterans Day, Nov. 11, the Hogan Family Foundation will expand its successful “Home Front” program that has benefitted Ventura County children of active duty military personnel for the past three years. The program will now also offer local military personnel returning to their homes from overseas deployment the opportunity to reconnect to life back home through the Hogan’s equine […]

Support our troops for the holidays



Many residents want to support the troops, but sometimes it’s hard to figure out how. With the holidays coming up, here are ways to honor America’s service men and women: Volunteer time.. Show appreciation by volunteering at the local Veterans Affairs hospital or nursing home this season, even if only for a few hours. Volunteers are sure to meet some […]


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