Fourth of July on Westlake Lake

CATCHING THE WIND—Ventura resident Elliott Mendenhall, 12, takes his sailboat for a spin around Westlake Lake during the Westlake Yacht Club’s Independence Day Celebration July 4. The event included an electric boat relay and a parade of boats around the lake.

Carol King Tapestry tribute coming to T.O.

Outdoor concert in park is July 24

The Conejo Recreation and Park District’s family-friendly 2016 Summer Concerts in the Park Series continues Sun., July 24 with Tapestry: A Tribute to Carole King. The show begins at 5 p.m. in the natural amphitheater at Conejo Community Park, 1175 Hendrix Ave., Thousand Oaks. Admission is free, and seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Tapestry will perform music by […]


Searching for shade

On the Trail

As the high heat of summer checks in, residents become united in achieving one goal: finding shade. Some are lucky enough to have a back or front yard that’s home to a tree ample enough to spread the shade around generously— to cool the house as well as outdoor areas. Alas, some of us live in condos or apartments, mobile […]

Nature program receives North Face grant

The North Face company has awarded a 2016 Explore Fund grant for Calabasas-based Mountains Restoration Trust’s Cold Creek Docents Field Program. Launching this month, the program accommodates 24 classes of school children. The program educates innercity fourth-grade students about the natural and cultural history of the Cold Creek watershed and its relationship to the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area […]

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