2016-11-03

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Finding your inner strength



I do sympathize with people who feel rejected and especially when their own parents don’t love them—this even happened to me—especially for the reasons listed in your article, “Church sponsors support group for LGBTQ community.” News flash: This is a very common occurrence in humans. But unlike what the story suggests, this is what I found out: The best thing […]

ACT-ing with kindness



Symphony’s concert to honor veterans with performance of ‘Stars and Stripes’



In honor of Veterans Day, guest conductor Maj. Vu Q. Nguyen, commander and conductor of the Air National Guard Band of the West Coast, will lead the New West Symphony orchestra in a special presentation of “Stars and Stripes” at the top of the “Rach 2” concert at 8 p.m. Sat., Nov. 5 at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, […]

High School Highlights



Agoura Chargers Fri., Nov. 4: Late start day Mini college fair/ main quad/1 to 1:30 p.m. Sat., Nov. 5: SAT Mon., Nov. 7: Every 15 Minutes meeting/A1/1:30 p.m. Tues., Nov. 8: Class of 2019 Chipotle fundraiser/4 to 8 p.m. Wed., Nov. 9: Athletic safety parent meeting/main stage/4:30 p.m. Winter athletics parent meeting/ main stage/6 p.m. Fall play/black box/7 p.m. Thurs., […]

Prop. 55 tax on the wealthy OK



As a senior Agoura High School student who will be turning 18 next month, I feel it is my obligation to inform voters on the value of voting yes on Proposition 55, the tax on the wealthy. Proposition 55 will guarantee that all the funds go straight to schools and classrooms and not administrative costs. It is pertinent that schools […]

Honoring the fallen firefighters

Memorial is in Ventura on Saturday

The 12th annual memorial ceremony for Ventura County fallen firefighters will begin at 10 a.m. Sat., Nov. 5 on the lawn by the firefighters memorial at the Ventura County Government Center, 800 S. Victoria Ave., Ventura. The service is open to the public. During the service, surviving family members will be given a folded flag to honor the fallen firefighters, […]

YAE presents ‘Shrek Jr.’



The Young Artists Ensemble will present “Shrek Jr., The Musical” on Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m. Nov. 4 through 20 at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Directed by Andrea Tate with musical direction by Susan Treworgy Calkins, the show features fairy-tale misfits on a journey […]

MyCorp growth prompts new Calabasas location



WELCOME TO THE NEIGHBORHOOD—MyCorporation holds an Oct. 20 ribbon-cutting celebration with members of the city council at the company’s new office in Calabasas. MyCorporation is an online incorporation service provider that was purchased by Calabasas resident Deborah Sweeney from its former owner, Intuit. The company employs approximately 50 people and moved to 26025 Mureau Road to accommodate growth.

Vote SOAR Measure C over F



Measure F claims that it’s the farmers’ measure to protect agriculture, but nothing is further from the truth. When the SOAR board announced that they would be reupping the protections for open space and agricultural land to 2050, they were contacted by Lynn Jensen and Tim Cohen, who are both on the board of CoLAB Ventura County. CoLAB’s mission is […]


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