2015-06-11

Warriors make it back-to-back

Westlake boys’ golf team seizes second straight state crown


Westlake High’s boys’ golf team did the unthinkable this season. The Warriors claimed the CIF/ CGA State Championship on June 3 at Poppy Hills Golf Course in Pebble Beach to become the first school to ever win back-toback state titles in California. “After we made it through league, we told ourselves the ultimate goal was to win state again,” junior […]

Dear Pop—here’s why we love you



Patro, pere, daidí, babbo, da, vader. Around the world, Dad goes by many names. And of course he comes in all shapes and sizes. There are the do-it-youselfers and there are those who don’t even own a screwdriver. Some dads want their kids to pitch like Clayton Kershaw; others want a piano prodigy like Rachmaninov. Some have no problem expressing […]

Woodcarver uses faith, talent in work of a lifetime




Carved from a 2,000-year-old redwood stump, the “Warrior of the Lord” sculpture stands ready to take flight and embark on its mission against evil. Its wings are spread and its hair is flowing, evoking both mood and movement. The 7-foot-tall carving, created by Russian native Alexandre Safonov, emits a bronze-like glow as it stands on a wagon in front of […]

Time for a class on clocks



The Ventura and Santa Barbara chapter of the National Association of Watch and Clock Coll will present an introductory workshop on antique clocks from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sat. and Sun., June 27 and 28 at the Dudley House Museum, 197 N. Ashwood, Ventura. Topics will include a brief history of the American clock industry, tips on collecting, and […]

Temple to open gifted learner classes



Revo Academy, a gifted learner school for kindergarters through eighth-graders, will host an open house from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sun., June 14 at Temple Etz Chaim, 1080 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. The academy will open Tues., Sept. 1 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays, following the Conejo Valley Unified School District academic calendar. Revo was founded […]

Chargers snag second at CIF divisional



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Hancock kin to visit GOP



Conejo Valley Republican Women Federated will present John L. Hancock, a direct descendant of the signer of the Declaration of Independence, at its luncheon meeting on Fri., June 19 at Los Robles Greens, 299 S. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks. Registration and social connections will begin at 11 a.m., followed by the program and luncheon at 11:30. Author of “Liberty Inherited,” […]

Tom DOBYNS



One of our local photographers for many years, Tom Dobyns, aka Dobyns Himself (77), passed to a larger media on 06.04.15. You might remember him at all the local events during the 1980’s and 1990’s, Chamber of Commerce functions for Agoura Hills, Calabasas, Hidden Hills, Malibu and Westlake Village. He was also recording in photos the entrance to cityhood for […]

Hoop dreams for summer



The Agoura Hills Department of Community Services has team packets available for the summer Adult Basketball League. League play will begin the week of June 25 on Sundays from 5 to 10 p.m. and on Thursdays from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center, 27040 Malibu Hills Road, Calabasas. Fees have been lowered to $250. For a […]


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