2013-01-02

Triunfo YMCA Basketball League signups to begin



The Triunfo YMCA Basketball League will sign up young hoopsters from noon to 4 p.m. Sat., Jan. 12 at Chumash Park, 5550 Medea Valley Drive, Agoura Hills. The co-ed league is semicompetitive and will focus on skill development and kids having fun. There are four divisions: kindergarten and first-graders; second and third-graders; fourth and fifthgraders; and sixth through eighth-graders. Games […]

Rabbi’s passing honored with scroll ceremony



A “Sefer,” or Torah scroll, has been written to honor the late Rabbi Mordechai Meir Bryski, father of Rabbi Moshe Bryski, executive director of Chabad of the Conejo. To mark the first anniversary of the elder Bryski’s death, a community-wide celebration has been planned for 1 p.m. Sun., Jan. 13 at Reyes Adobe Park in Agoura Hills with a parade […]

Acquisition bolsters prospects for Amgen




Amgen, Thousand Oaks’ largest private employer, has inked a major deal that will help the pharmaceutical company fight genetic diseases. Amgen announced last month its acquisition of Iceland-based deCODE Genetics in a deal valued at $415 million. The move was unanimously approved by Amgen’s board of directors. “DeCODE Genetics has built a world-class capability in the study of the genetics […]

Squawking success



Alpha Course looks at life



Emmanuel Presbyterian Church will begin its presentation of the Alpha Course at 6 p.m. Wed., Jan. 9 at 588 Camino Manzanas, Thousand Oaks. The program is free to attend, but a reservation is required. The Alpha Course is an 11- week practical introduction to the Christian faith that offers answers to key questions such as “What is the meaning of […]

Park election coming soon in Oak Park



The Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District says elections for three community-at-large seats on the Oak Park Recreation and Park Planning Committee will be held this month. Rancho Simi is the independent government agency responsible for providing parks and recreation activities to the community of Oak Park. Years ago, the park district formed an advisory committee to address Oak Park’s […]

League champs



Presentation on reinvention



The Conejo Jewish Connection of Haverim B’nai B’rith will host Irene Brennick as the keynote speaker at its quarterly community speakers series at 7 p.m. Mon., Jan. 14 at Temple Adat Elohim, 2420 Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Brennick, the director of community services at Los Robles Hospital, will present “Second Acts and Beyond–Reinventing Your Life’s Work at Any Age.” For […]


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