2017-05-18

Role models know the ABCs of philanthropy



The Associates For Breast and Prostate Cancer Studies, known as the ABCs, hosted its annual Mother’s Day Luncheon event on May 10 in Beverly Hills. The fundraiser benefited breast and prostate cancer research at the John Wayne Cancer Institute at Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica. Award-winning actress Sharon Stone was honored with the organization’s Mother of the […]

Student-written musical reflects on teens’ personal journeys and issues




Just in time for the conclusion of the school year, Calabasas High School will present “The End,” an original musical written, composed and directed by CHS junior Alexis “Lexi” Weakley. Performances will take place this weekend at the school’s performing arts education center. “The End” looks at all aspects of high school life and being a teenager, including bullying, eating […]

Go inside for bargains



St. Julie’s Helping Hands Ministry will host its annual indoor parking lot sale and fundraiser Fri. to Sun., June 2 to 4. Hours are 9 to 6 p.m. Sat., June 3 and 9 a.m. to noon Sun., June 4 in the air-conditioned parish hall at 2475 Borchard Road, Newbury Park. Admission to the sale is free. Doors will be open […]

FOR THE RECORD



A report last week incorrectly stated that the Valley Cats Adoption Center is moving to Woodland Hills. The center moved from Woodland Hills, and its new address is 790 Hampshire Road Ste. H in the Westlake portion of Thousand Oaks. For more information about Valley Cats, send an email to valleycatsinc@aol.com.

Virtual village pops up in the Conejo Valley




For the men and women involved in the new Conejo Valley Village project, it’s all about maintaining their independence for as long as possible. “We joined because we want to stay in our home,” said Rosa Lee Schentes, who, along with her husband, Marty, signed up for the neighbor-helping-neighbor nonprofit earlier this year. To date, over 30 people have signed […]

HIGH SCHOOL HIGHLIGHTS



Agoura Chargers Fri., May 19: Theater one-acts/ black box/7 p.m. Sat., May 20: Senior prom/Doubletree Resort, Santa Barbara/6:30 to 11 p.m. Mon., May 22 through Wed., May 24: Dance team clinic, tryouts/G building/3 to 7 p.m. Wed., May 24: IB banquet/5 p.m. Thurs., May 25: Senior trip/Universal Studios/3 p.m. to 2 a.m. Eighth-grade parent drop-ins/ media center/3 to 6 p.m. […]