2016-10-20

SPIRIT JAM is a cheerful day



PLENTY OF PEP— Above, Agoura High School varsity cheerleader Julia Arnold helps lead a cheer clinic during the AHS Spirit Jam on Oct. 16. At left, Dylan Garner of Yorba Linda shows his race car to Hudson Glaser, 7, of Agoura Hills during the event.

Wells Fargo under fire at Calabasas hearing




A former Wells Fargo bank employee joined customers and lawmakers in a venting session Oct. 11 in Calabasas regarding the fake accounts scandal that has rocked the financial institution. The hearing organized by Assemblymember Matt Dababneh (D-Van Nuys), who chairs the California Assembly Committee on Banking and Finance, ran for three hours. It came on the heels of Wells Fargo’s […]

Has many reasons not to vote for Hillary



I read with interest Larry Brown’s letter “A vote for Hillary.” I was anxious to find out why someone should vote for Hillary and, more importantly, her accomplishments since being in public office. The reason stated at the end of the letter after rambling about the Libertarian Party and the Koch brothers, who gave money to both political parties, was […]

Education seminars with a legal twist



The Conejo Valley Legal Professionals Association will host two seminars from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sat., Oct. 22 at the Elks Lodge, 158 N. Conejo School Road, Thousand Oaks. Carol Mack will give a talk titled “Basics of Elder Abuse and End-of-Life Option Law,” and IT services consultant Anoush Amir’s topic will be “E-Discovery and the Technology Involved.” The […]

Calendar



THURS., OCT. 20 Antiques And Collectibles Study Group 9:30 a.m. to noon at Stagecoach Inn Museum, Anderson Hall, 51 S. Ventu Park Road, Newbury Park. Program on history and types of teddy bears. Bring a favorite teddy bear to share. Phone: 805.495.3297. Email: pen1@verizon.net. Pleasant Valley Garden Club 10 a.m. at Seventh-day Adventist Church, 3975 Las Posas Road, Camarillo. Dee […]

Career day takes to the skies



Ventura County High School Aviation Career Day, which gives high-school students a glimpse into growing aviation industry, will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fri., Oct. 28 at the Commemorative Air Force Museum, Camarillo Airport, 455 Aviation Drive. The event is open to all high school students in Ventura County to learn about various aviation careers available in this […]

Legal marijuana?

Not so fast, opponents say




When the Election Day smoke clears on Nov. 9, pot could be legal across the state. At least one major poll indicates that Proposition 64—the Adult Use of Marijuana Act—is on its way to becoming law. According to a USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times survey conducted Sept. 1 to 8, the proposition is supported by 58 percent of the nearly 2,000 […]

Other choices



Many of us are dismayed by the Democratic and Republican choices for president. We need to be aware that there is another viable option: Libertarian Party candidate Gary Johnson and his vice presidential choice, Bill Weld. They are no strangers to partisan political forces. As former Republicans, they have served two terms each as state governors. Gary Johnson was elected […]

Let’s dance



SWING TIME—Above, Audrey Cavanah and partner Leo Zuckerman get ready for a big finish during their swing dance routine at Dancing with the Warrior Stars 2016 at the Westlake High School gym on Oct. 14. At right, Sarah Finegold and her dance partner, Kyle Yoshimoto, show the audience how it’s done during their jazz dance performance. The participants were members […]

Monday night quarterbacking

Bogies hosts head coach’s weekly radio show

FROM THE COACH’S MOUTH—At top and right, Los Angeles Rams head coach Jeff Fisher, center, talks to ESPN LA’s JB Long, right, and D’Marco Farr on Monday during Fisher’s weekly hour-long radio spot aired live from Bogies in Westlake Village. During the show, Fisher, a Southern California native, dishes about the week that was and the Rams’ upcoming opponent. Long […]


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