2016-05-12

Eagles’ bass player performs at fundraiser



Longtime resident of the local mountains, musician Timothy B. Schmit will perform at this year’s Santa Monica Mountains fundraiser from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sun., May 22 at King Gillette Ranch, 26876 Mulholland Hwy., Calabasas. Schmit’s musical career began in the 1960s when he started playing as a teenager. He joined The Eagles in 1978. He also had a solo […]

Banquet to honor coach’s retirement

Bidding a fond farewell to Joseph Snyder

Westlake High School will host the 2016 track and field awards banquet honoring the athletes and the retirement of head coach Joseph Snyder at 6 p.m. Mon., May 16 at the school, 100 N. Lakeview Canyon Road. An Italian dinner, catered by locally-owned business Barone’s of Westlake, will begin at 6 p.m. in the WHS cafeteria. The awards program will […]

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Check that stamp collection



People who have inherited a stamp collection and aren’t sure what to do with it will be able to get help at the Ventura County Philatelic Society’s Adult Education Stamp Collecting Seminar and Stamp Collection Review and Evaluation. The event will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sat., May 14 at the Bonaventure Community Building, 10949 Telegraph Road, Ventura. […]

Students go on an Odyssey



MIND BOGGLING—The seventh-grade team from Medea Creek Middle School wins first place in the February L.A. Basin Odyssey of the Mind regional tournament at San Marino High School in San Marino,Calif. The team went on to take third place in the No-Cycle Recyle Challenge at the state Odyssey competition April 2 at UC Riverside. The team members are, in front […]

All eyes are on this benefit



FUNDRAISERS—Westlake Village resident Gail Boskovich and her mother, Sarane Van Dyke, attend a recent 40th anniversary benefit for the Luminaries of the Doheny Eye Institute. More than 250 Luminaries and guests attended the luncheon fundraiser at the California Club in Los Angeles. The event raised $100,000 to aid Doheny and its ongoing work to preserve, protect and improve human vision. […]

Shout-out to the fire department



I would like to give a huge shout-out to all the first responders to the fire on April 23, a very lazy Saturday afternoon. At 2 p.m. the action picked up when smoke was spotted way up the hill in heavy brush. It was apparently reported by people living on top of Ridgecrest who had a bird’s-eye view of what […]

Charm, chatter, Chardonnay



The Democratic Women’s Council of the Conejo Valley will present a Charm, Chatter and Chardonnay event to celebrate the 2016 recipients of the second annual Fran Pavley Scholarships empowering young women graduates from the public high schools of the Conejo Valley from 3 to 6 p.m. Sun., May 22 at a Lobo Canyon estate, Agoura Hills. There will be appetizers, […]

Build a robot this summer



Robotics & Things will present both hands-on STEM and Week Of Technology summer super camps Camps will be offered the weeks of June 20 to 24, July 11 to 15, July 18 to 22 and Aug. 1 to 5 at Homewood Suites at Hilton, 28901 Canwood St., Agoura Hills. This combination of two programs brings together Robotic hands-on STEM (Science, […]


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