2016-01-28

Auditions for Cabrillo’s ‘Little Mermaid’



Cabrillo Music Theatre is holding auditions for Disney’s “The Little Mermaid,” a new, fully-developed musical that played on Broadway. The show will include the songs “Part of Your World,” “Kiss The Girl,” “Poor Unfortunate Souls” as well as new music written for the stage. Equity call for principal roles will be from 10:15 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mon., Feb. 22 […]

T.O.’s Baxalta sold to an Irish firm

Deal valued at $32 billion

Less than a year after spinning off from Baxter Healthcare, Baxalta has been purchased by a European pharmaceutical company who will move the company’s headquarters overseas. Ireland- based Shire acquired Baxalta this month for $32 billion. What effect the change in ownership will have on Baxalta’s two locations— and 1,300 employees—in the city of Thousand Oaks is not yet known. […]

Thoughts about wildlife corridor



When the 101 Freeway was established in the early 1900s, no one was aware that it would divide an entire ecosystem. Now, with a new understanding, we have an opportunity to right that wrong by reconnecting these natural environments with this wildlife crossing. Will it be expensive? Yes, but it is the high price tag of a long overdue debt […]

Free program on public safety in Agoura



The Agoura Hills Community Emergency Response Team will host a program on what to do in the event of an active shooter at 6:30 p.m. Wed., Feb. 17 at Agoura Hills City Hall community room, 30001 Ladyface Court. The program is free and open to the public. For more information, email Richard Iacovelli, Agoura Hills CERT marketing director, at agourahillscert@yahoo.com.

Crosby solo tour makes T.O. stop



Singer-songwriter David Crosby will present an intimate solo acoustic concert at 7 p.m. Mon., March 7 at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 T.O. Blvd. Crosby will perform music old and new. “This is about the songs, the tale-telling,” Crosby said. “Taking you on a voyage to my world for a moment.” He has been inducted into the Rock […]

Logix gift recognizes youth



APPRECIATED—The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley receive a $10,000 donation from Logix Credit Union of Thousand Oaks and Westlake Village. The funding will help support programs and scholarships. Top row from left: Rick Rummell, Mark Elswick (Boys & Girls Clubs CEO), Philip Denlea, Tibor Marton, Meghan Lopez. Bottom row: Jared McLaughlin, Gwendalynn Waiters, Hailey Erickson, Jared Unrot […]