2015-11-12

Home Shul hosts day of learning



Or Echad/HomeShul, founded by Rabbi Ira Rosenfeld and Cantor Beth Wasserman Rosenfeld, will join 500 Jewish organizations worldwide for the Global Day of Jewish Learning at 3 p.m. Sun., Nov. 15. The purpose of this day is “fostering Jewish unity, empowering individuals through increased Jewish knowledge, and creating meaningful shared experiences.” Now in its sixth year, this year’s theme is […]

Complains about water bill charge



The overcharging by Las Virgenes Municipal Water District continues, and homeowners should be informed. Last month I finally had enough with the escalating fees, and after contacting the department was told that we have a leak. This is not the first time I was told this as I had inquired months back when our bill was shockingly $818, more than […]

Hospice of Conejo holiday events

Annual Tree of Life in The Oaks mall

Hospice of the Conejo, a community-based volunteer nonprofit, will host the following events. All are no cost to attend and open to all ages. •Grief and the Holidays Seminar will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Fri., Nov. 20 in the community room, Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. This seminar is for those who have experienced […]

Timeless show for people of all ages

play review /// ‘Seussical The Musical’


When Act I of “Seussical the Musical” ends, Horton the Elephant is sitting on Mayzie La Bird’s nest, protecting her giant egg, as described in Dr. Seuss’ classic children’s book “Horton Hatches the Egg.” When Act II of Young Artists Ensemble’s production of the show began, a little girl in the audience pulled at her mother’s arm and said excitedly, […]

Los Robles Hospital closing transitional care unit




Nancy Healey’s family recently found itself having to make a decision about where her very ill husband would get the best transitional care possible after leaving the hospital. The choices in Thousand Oaks were few, she said. But soon they’ll be even fewer. In a letter sent to the Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center staff Nov. 3 by its […]