2016-06-23 E-Edition

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THURS., JUNE 23 Portuguese Fraternal Society 11:30 a.m. at Main Street Restaurant, 3159 E. Main St., Ventura. No-host luncheon, meeting. For anyone of Portuguese descent or interested in the culture. RSVP requested. Contact: Cora Corella. Phone: 805.483. 6285. Feast Of The Beast 5 p.m. at Cafe Firenze, 563 W. Los Angeles Ave., Moorpark. Chef’s tasting, wine, beer, classic car show. […]

Blue Devils are red hot on the field

CHAMPS—The Agoura Blue Devil All Star team celebrates its 8-5 victory in the championship game of the U-8 Division in the Las Virgenes PONY Baseball Tournament June 6 in Calabasas.

Greeks are in a festive spirit this weekend

St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church will host the annual Ventura County Greek Festival Fri. to Sun., June 24, 25 and 26 at Freedom Park in the Camarillo Airport, 480 Skyway Dive, Camarillo. Hours are 5 to 10 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday. The fest will have live dance groups and […]

School theater program sweeps awards

To a sold-out audience, Oaks Christian High School performed “Magic To Do” from the musical “Pippin” at the recent National Youth Arts and Jerry Herman Awards presentation at the Pantages Theater in Hollywood. Under the direction of the award-winning producer, director and theater department head, Rosalind Allen-Enciso, 35 cast members appeared on stage prior to receiving the Jerry Herman Award […]

Family fun at Gateway Church

CHILD’S PLAY—Above, Agoura resident Zoey Walker, 4, checks out her new face painting at the Gateway Church Family Fun event June 18. Left, Brad Lyon, 6, of Carlsbad indulges in a sweet treat at the Calabasas event.

How does one find the right path in a world of bad choices?

Roots of Faith

Regarding the recent Orlando mass shooting, many have tried to determine the reason behind the heinous act. But of all the possible motives suggested, no one has yet offered this one: The killer chose to do evil. In our technology-based society, the idea of a horned devil leading people astray is seen as superstition. In a diverse society, accepting a […]

Eagles’ Adam Parks is CIF-SS Division 2 boys’ volleyball player of year

Athletes from Acorn country earned All-CIF accolades for their efforts during the spring season. Oak Park High junior Adam Parks, who helped the Eagle boys’ volleyball team capture a second straight CIF-Southern Section Division 2 title, was named the division’s player of the year. Oak Park teammates Gregory Manyak and Alex Parks, both juniors, earned spots on the All-CIF squad. […]


Calabasas Library The Calabasas Library will offer the following free programs and activities at 200 Civic Center Way. In addition, the Summer Reading Program will run from Tues. through Sun., June 21 to Aug. 7, with a kickoff event at 11:30 a.m. Sat., June 25 in the amphitheater behind the library with the Hip Hop Jen Show, an interactive dance […]

Tips on how to combat the high temps

Summer has arrived with high temperatures. What can be done to stay comfortable and avoid overtaxing the power grid? Here are some tips on what to do when the weather is extremely hot: Regularly check the internet or television for updates from the National Weather Service. Download smartphone weather apps or subscribe to local emergency alerts for up-to-date information. Never […]