Lawyers on wheels The law offices of Manfredi, Levine, Eccles, Miller and Lanson will host its 10th annual Boulevard Cruisers Car Show from 5 to 8 p.m. Wed., May 25 the back parking lot of its office at 3262 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Westlake Village. Attendees can bring their classic, muscle or otherwise unique vehicles. Established by Sam Manfredi and […]

Clean bill of health for Cancer Support Community, we hope


As with the battle against cancer itself, there were doubts about the future. Formerly known as the Wellness Community until its name change several years ago, the Cancer Support Community Valley/Ventura/Santa Barbara hit a rough patch in 2015 when it lost key financial support and was forced to shut down some of its programs and operations. Two chief executives came […]

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. […]