Cavaliere still grooving to Rascals classics

On Fri., Sept. 9, Felix Cavaliere will appear at The Canyon in Agoura Hills, bringing back the music of The Rascals, the legendary group he started in 1965, which became one of the constant hitmakers of the mid-to-late 1960s. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1997. Born in Pelham, N.Y., Cavaliere got his start […]

Meditation workshop slated

The Cancer Support Community Valley/Ventura/Santa Barbara will host a free workshop “Everyone Can Meditate!” from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tues., Sept. 6 through Oct. 25 at 530 Hampshire Road, Westlake Village. Ziona Friedlander will lead the 8-week workshop. Research affirms that meditation offers many benefits to the practitioner, including increased awareness of mind, body and emotions, and the attainment […]

Beggar problem needs solving

I am shocked to see so many people and women with small kids begging at each intersection and outside businesses in Westlake Village: outside Target, Smart & Final, and the intersection of Westlake Boulevard and Agoura Road. What is the city doing about this issue which, if left unchecked, will lead to more crime? It is particularly surprising when you […]

Hope and Harvest event to benefit Interface

Interface Children Family Services will host Hope and Harvest: An Evening in the Vines from 4 to 8 p.m. Sun., Sept. 11 at Triunfo Creek Vineyards in Agoura Hills. Camarillo-based Interface is a nonprofit social services safety net serving 24,000 people annually. The third-annual event will have award-winning, locally farmed cuisine along with a cocktail reception, wine and specialty drinks. […]


THURS., SEPT. 1 Marines/FMF Corpsmen 6 p.m. at Elks Lodge, 1571 Kuehner Drive, Simi Valley. President Ronald Reagan Marine Corps League Detachment 597 has dinner, business meeting. Contact: Ken Honaker. Phone: 805. 416.4063. Email: JrViceMCL597@gmail.com. Web: www.MCL597.org. Thousand Oaks Stamp Club 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road. T.O. Contact: Rich McHenry. Phone: 805. […]

Hospital’s chest pain center accredited

Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center in Thousand Oaks recently received full Chest Pain Center accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. More than 5 million Americans visit hospitals each year with chest pain. The society’s goal is to reduce the mortality rate of these patients by teaching the public to recognize the early symptoms of a possible heart […]