Samuel Levine, a 2009 Oak Park High graduate and University of Southern California student who died while vacationing in Mexico, was memorialized March 27 as a young man whose kindness, intelligence and creativity touched family and friends in ways that will never be forgotten. Levine died March 19 after falling six floors from the Cabo Villas Beach Resort in Cabo […]
Each time Bob Kieling arrives at the Door of Faith Orphanage in Baja California, Mexico, the children recognize his car and line up for a special treat. The North Ranch resident stops by the orphanage once a month to deliver food and other goods. His only objective is to fetch smiles and make life better for the more than 100 […]
Las Virgenes Municipal Water District is offering its customers a free series of water-saving garden and landscape classes designed to conserve water and enhance the homeowner gardening experience. Classes meet from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the district headquarters, 4232 Las Virgenes Road, Calabasas. Life Giving Gardens: Wed., April 17. Sustainable landscape designer Douglas Kent discusses the core attributes of […]
The United Cancer Advocacy Action Network will present the inaugural Dance 4 Life event in support of programs for cancer survivors from 1 to 5 p.m. Sat., April 27 at St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church, One Church Road, Thousand Oaks. In addition to dancing, the event will be a celebration of the participants and recognition of the top fundraisers. Participants pay […]
Dr. Dennis Merritt Jones, author of “The Art of Being” column, will give a talk and sing at the 10:30 a.m. Sunday service on April 28 at the Center for Spiritual Living, 1756 Erringer Road, Ste.100, Simi Valley. He will speak on “The Art of Being on Purpose.” Jones is an author, keynote speaker and Huffington Post columnist.