2015-04-23

Fashion show fundraiser



The Westlake Women’s Club will present its annual fashion show and luncheon fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fri., April 24 at the Hyatt Westlake Plaza, 880 S. Westlake Blvd. Titled “Fashions on Parade in Paris,” the show will feature spring and summer fashions. The event will include boutique shopping, door prizes, a silent auction, complimentary champagne and lunch. […]

Pet of the week



District needs to prioritize



Bravo on The Acorn’s article focusing on the undeniable severe drought crisis and water conservation issue, as well as our area’s associated shortcoming record and tough requirements ahead. The article also highlighted LVMWD’s bottom of the chart position with its lacking water conservation efforts. With this previous track record in mind, LVMWD might now be facing up to a mandatory […]

Rotary honors Boys & Girls Club leader

Gary Stephani created and operated six of the Conejo Valley clubs

Gary Stephani, a longtime board member and past board chairman of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley, was recently honored with the Wilfred A. Rothschild Award by the Rotary Club of Thousand Oaks. Nate Harimoto, Rotary president, and Keith Parks, chair of the Rothschild Program, presented the award. Stephani was recognized for his work on behalf of […]

Bands on stage for regional jazz fest




Hundreds of young musicians in 60 bands and combos will join together to entertain the community at the ninth annual Jazz Festival at Westlake High School from 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sat., May 2. Bands will be playing at four venues at the school throughout the day and early evening. Barry Chess, jazz festival director, said dozens of bands […]

A day for horses



The ASPCA National Help a Horse Day Celebration will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sun., April 26 at the Agoura Animal Shelter, 49525 Agoura Road. Animal Guardians Horse Rescue Inc. and the shelter will host the event. Guests can learn about equine welfare, health and training. Shelter rescue horses will be available for adoption. The event […]