2014-11-26

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Committee seeks new members



The committee responsible for overseeing the spending of bond and parcel tax revenue in Oak Park Unified School District is seeking the following new members: someone active in a senior citizens’ organization, a member active in a taxpayers’ organization and a member of the public at large. The 12-person committee meets at least quarterly, and is responsible for informing the […]

Calling all flutists and learners



All flutists, including those who want to learn to play the flute, can attend a Winter Holiday Workshop presented by Toby Caplan-Stonefield from noon to 4 p.m. Sat., Dec. 13 at a private home in West Hills. Flute students and the Conejo Valley Flute Society—a flute choir including piccolos, flutes, alto flutes, bass flutes and the contra bass flute—will present […]

Milaney on board



The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley announced a new member to its board of governors, Timothy Milaney. Milaney is the senior vice president of HUB International, formerly Peterson, Milaney Insurance Associates, which was acquired by HUB International this past September. HUB International is the ninth largest insurance brokerage firm in the world. Milaney started his career with […]

Gold gloves for Goldberg



Thanksgiving is here so it’s time to talk turkey



On the day after Thanksgiving we’ll bet your waistline will be a little bigger than it was the day before. That’s OK—it just means you had a lot to be thankful for this year. We’d also wager that more than a few of our readers will be tucking away turkey sandwiches either as a last-minute treat before heading off to […]

The OTHER Side of 50

Training senior care providers

When I was in corporate America, the companies I worked for invested a lot of money in employee education and development. Part of the reason this is on my mind right now is because I saved all of my training manuals and just had the opportunity to go through them. I can see how training for senior and family caregivers […]

The Mighty Macaws



Lion is an All-American



Thinks minimum wage is too low



The current minimum wage is too low and is not enough for anyone to live on, though not everyone who works for the wage lives off only that money. For example, many students use minimum wage jobs as a way for them to earn some cash. There are also those who have retired from their career and still want to […]


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