2013-12-12

Beating the odds

Organ transplant recipient helps others who wait for the gift of life


Shortly after receiving his new heart four years ago, Marty Bender of Woodland Hills became a role model and mentor for other patients who are on the waiting list for a heart transplant. Due to a family history of heart problems, Marty Bender of Woodland Hills had been closely monitored by a cardiologist for many years. When his health began […]

Celebration at Camp Bow Wow



Camp Bow Wow will celebrate its anniversary with a multi- rescue group dog adoption from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sat., Dec. 14 at 29348 Roadside Drive, Agoura Hills. In addition to pet adoptions, the event will include complimentary canine holiday photos, food and beverages for guests and their humans, and a drawing for a deluxe Camp Bow Wow gift […]

Heavenly music at cantata



The 35-voice Chancel Choir of the United Methodist Church of Westlake Village will present “By Heaven’s Light,” a Christmas cantata by Allen Pote, during the 9 and 10:30 a.m. worship services on Sun., Dec. 22 at the church, 1049 S. Westlake Blvd. Ron McBain will accompany the narrated presentation on piano, with instrumentalists on flute, oboe, trumpet, cello, bass and […]