Matt Wolff needed only a couple matches under his belt to prove he belonged on the links. The freshman Warrior has flourished into one of the top golfers in Ventura County. “ I helped Wolff with his first few matches,” sophomore Brandon Jacobs said. “He then took off. He’s now helping us and giving us advice. He’s playing great.” Wolff […]

More water wars

I have taken an active interest in the Las Virgenes Municipal Water District decision to build the new tank in Westlake Village and attended the very contentious water board meeting some months ago where the lawsuit in opposition to its construction was made known. I am a resident of the city; however, this is a decision that impacts every LVMWD […]

Cool summer camps for boys and girls

Progams include musical theater, STEM and day trips

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley will offer a free open house about summer programs and camp options from 2: 30 to 8 p. m. Fri., May 16 at the Marion and John E. Anderson Youth Center at Los Cerritos Middle School, 1980 E. Avenida de Las Flores, Thousand Oaks. Summer activities will include musical theater camp, […]

Over the Hill Gang cookin’ in T.O.

The Ventura County Over The Hill Gang will meet at 1 p.m. Sun., May 18 at Conejo Community Park, 1175 Hendrix Ave., Thousand Oaks. The meeting will be a potluck barbecue. Guests are requested to bring appetizers, salads or desserts to share. RSVP by Wed., May 14. This group is for active adults age 50+ who enjoy hiking, bicycling, cultural […]

Fun and games for healthy kids

LAVA scorches competition

CPHA education

Dr. Michael Jacoby (May 1 letter) is a good historian of the Calabasas Park Homeowners Association and has done much over the years to educate most in his own way; however, why not tell the whole story? Yes, CPHA at one time was just the Classic area (the lake and the ungated areas), originally known as Calabasas Park. However, as […]

Cancer Support Community pays tribute to its many champions

The Cancer Support Community Valley/Ventura/Santa Barbara held its biggest fundraiser of the year May 2 in Westlake Village, a glowing tribute to the supporters in the community who help make the organization’s charitable work possible. More than 400 people attended the evening dinner, auction and awards ceremony at the Four Seasons Hotel. Funds were raised to help pay for Cancer […]

Mom’s Day gifts

UPLIFTING IDEAS—Above, shoppers inspect items for sale during the Not Just a Girls Night Out Mother’s Day event at Raffia Boutique in Westlake Village on April 30. At left, Karen Weissman of Newbury Park seems thrilled with a purse she found at the Got Purseonality booth.

Allied Artist’s show to benefit conservationists

The Allied Artists Spring Invitational Exhibit, featuring works by nine local artists, will run through May 31 at the Blue 7 Gallery, 3129 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica. A portion of the benefits will be donated to conservation and ecology organizations. For more information, visit www.blue7gallery.com.