2013-08-01

Eye On Local Area Stocks



Westlake Village senior housing looks doubtful




Following heated debate at a meeting on July 24, approval of a new senior housing complex on a 6.5-acre site in the heart of Westlake Village appears headed for defeat. One Eighty, the parent company of Leisure Care retirement communities, proposed building 131 senior apartments at Lakeview Canyon and Watergate roads, a site which belongs to Hospital Corporation of America, […]

Gates open at the Ventura County Fair



The 138th annual Ventura County Fair opened Wed., July 31 at the fairgrounds with winners of the poster contest participating in a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The fair will run through Sun., Aug. 11. Following a theme of “Boots, Barns and Banjos,” the 2013 fair features favorites such as the sounds of the Tune Bandits at the Main Gate Stage, Uncle Leo’s […]

Winds of change are blowing at La Reina High School

Trustees plan for the future


Significant changes could be coming to La Reina High School as it approaches its 50th anniversary. Among the modifications that might be considered: turning the all-girls Catholic School into a coeducational school with both genders learning together or a co-institutional school with girls and boys in separate classes. The college prep school at 106 W. Janss Road, which is sponsored […]

Landscape exhibition



The Allied Artists of the Santa Monica Mountains and Seashore will present the work of local artists in the “Landscapes in Natures” exhibition from Aug 3 through Sept 7 at the Art Departure Gallery, 19932 Ventura Blve., Woodland Hills. More than 15 artists of the Southern California community will be displaying their work. The opening reception will be from 6 […]

New principal uses creative ways of learning




Nema Pierce was named the new principal of Mariposa School of Global Education in Agoura Hills, replacing Paul Astin. Pierce, a resident of Ventura, brings a wealth of experience to the leadership post, including a background in both administration and teaching at Moorpark Unified School District for 20 years. For the past six years Pierce worked as a coordinator of […]


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