Dog adoption gets denied

After losing my dog 2½ years ago, I’m finally at the point of looking for another puppy. So on Sat., Oct. 14, I went over to PetSmart in Westlake Village for Life Animal Rescue’s adoption event. There were three adorable poodle puppies I was interested in. The rescue group representative told me that I must adopt two dogs. I explained […]


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THURS., OCT. 19 Pleasant Valley Garden Club 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Seventh-day Adventist Church, 3975 Las Posas Road, Camarillo. 10 a.m. snacks,10:30 a.m. program. Former nurseryman Charles Uvari presents “Caring for bromeliads and tillandsias.” Contact: Teri. Phone: 805.482.6966. Channel Islands Gulls 11 a.m. at Pacific Corinthian Yacht Club, 2600 Harbor Blvd., Oxnard. Social hour 11 a.m., luncheon at noon. […]

Weekend schedule

Agoura at Royal Friday, 7 p.m. Newbury Park at Calabasas Friday, 7 p.m. Simi Valley at Oak Park Friday, 7 p.m. Oaks Christian at Camarillo Friday, 7 p.m. McAuliffe at Viewpoint Friday, 3 p.m.

Take your Acorn on vacation

No bridge please

I strongly oppose the wildlife bridge. The bridge is located too close to residential homes in Liberty Canyon. Children will be in danger and unable to play in their own yards. Caltrans has tunnels under the freeway in many areas. One is near the proposed bridge. Do you really think the animals would prefer to use a bridge or a […]

It’s time again to celebrate Westlake Village

The 15th annual Westlake Village City Celebration will run from 3 to 8 p.m. Sat., Oct. 21 at the Civic Center, 31200 Oak Crest Drive. The event brings together community groups and organizations for a family-friendly gathering and the following activities. The White Oak Family Fun Festival returns with rides like Rat Race, Scat, Swing Chairs, Pirate Ship, Ferris wheel, […]

5-Star fashions ‘Joseph’ for digital age

PLAY REVIEW ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’

Five-Star Theatricals grabs “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” by its collar and hurtles the Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim Rice musical into a world where the dusty dunes of biblical Canaan meet the high-tech digital jungle of the 21st century. This “Joseph,” onstage now at Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, moves with street swagger and is firmly plugged into the internet […]


2017-10-19 E-Edition

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