2012-11-29

At The Library



The Calabasas Library will offer activities and events through December at 200 Civic Center Way. The library will be closed Dec. 1, Dec. 22 to 25, and Dec. 30 to Jan. 1. For more information, call (818) 225-7616 or visit www.cityofcalabasas.com/library. At 2 p.m. Sun., Dec. 2, Matin and Misagh Eshaghi will present Persian music. For information, call the library […]

Fifth-grader honored



Church marks 50 years of ministry



Redeemer Lutheran Church will celebrate its 50th anniversary during a special worship service at 10 a.m. Sun., Dec. 2 at the church, 667 Camino Dos Rios, Thousand Oaks. The church was founded with the support of the Mission Board of the Pacific Southwest District of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod on Dec. 2, 1962. The theme of the anniversary is “Celebrating […]

Boy Scouts scandal carries local implications

. Report uncoversfive local cases of abuse since 1951


Of nearly 5,000 documented cases of suspected sexual abuse that occurred within the Boy Scouts of America organization over the last seven decades, at least five occurred in eastern Ventura County and neighboring Agoura Hills. According to a database published last month by the Los Angeles Times, the cities of Moorpark, Camarillo, Simi Valley, Newbury Park and Agoura Hills each […]

Leading honorees



Kiwanis hosts sweet fundraiser



The Conejo Valley Kiwanis Club will sell See’s candy at the Do-it Center next to the Ventura Freeway in Agoura Hills from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16; and Mon., Dec. 24. All profits will be donated to the Children’s Charities of Kiwanis International.

Giving thanks with grateful hearts



Communities unite to feed the hungry

Food pantries in a holiday mood


Volunteers throughout the region are collecting and preparing holiday food deliveries for families in need. Although holiday cheer is important, the gathering of food and the supplying of balanced meals for less fortunate residents is a year-round endeavor at local food banks and pantries. “I cannot think of a better thing to do than ensure that people have something to […]

Holidays in a hurry



Friendship Circle honors hometown inspiration