Congregation awaits completion of church

Sanctuary built in Byzantine style

The Rev. Gary Kyriacou likened the process of building a church to the ebb and flow of water in a creek. The priest has helped the congregation of St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church through the ups and downs of establishing the church in a new location that can accommodate more people. “Whenever we had an obstacle, it was like water […]


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Coyotes savor ‘storybook finish’

David Hershman has coached the Calabasas High boys’ and girls’ swim teams for 38 years. Steve Snyder has roamed Royal’s pool deck for the past 36 seasons. Their careers culminated in a brilliant crescendo on May 14 at the Riverside Aquatics Complex. The Coyote boys’ squad earned the runner-up trophy at the CIF-Southern Section Division 3 finals. The Highlander girls […]


THURS., MAY 21 Channel Islands Gulls Spring Hat Luncheon 11 a.m. at Yacht Club at Channel Islands Harbor, 4308 Tradewinds Drive, Oxnard. Luncheon at noon. Wear a hat to celebrate spring. Raffle tickets sold for prizes; proceeds go to charities. Luncheon cost: $25 prepaid. Contac t : Shi r ley. Phone: 805.263.6062. Democratic Club Of Moorpark 6:30 p.m. at Michael […]

Registration open for Vacation Bible School

Children age 4 years through sixth grade in the fall can participate in Vacation Bible School from 9 a.m. to noon Mon. through Fri., June 22 to 26 at the United Methodist Church of Westlake Village, 1049 S. Westlake Blvd. “Camp Discovery” will conclude with a free family picnic andfunnightfrom5to8pm. Fri., June 26. The week will have Bible lessons, games, […]

Mom drawings were a delight

I wanted to thank you for having the “Kids Draw Mom” activity during Mother’s Day. My kids enjoyed creating their drawings of Mom, and my wife enjoyed seeing the pictures published. It was one of the highlights of her special day. What you may not have known, however, is that this activity also offered us parents a an opportunity to […]

All about orchids

The Conejo Orchid Society will hold its annual Orchid Show and Sale fundraiser June 5 to 7 at the Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Hours are from noon to 6 p.m. Fri., June 5; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sat., June 6, and 1 to 3 p.m. Sun., June 7. Demonstrations of orchid dividing and potting […]

Calabasas track stars surge forward

Master class open to teens and adults

Actors and singers can work with Broadway,film performer

Of Note Productions, a nonprofi t organization, will present a master class with Broadway and film actor Rogelio Douglas Jr. at 10 a.m. Sat., May 23 at the Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Class sign-in is 9:30 a.m. Douglas has worked as a singer-songwriter, actor and dancer in music, television, theater and dance. He was a […]