Genealogy with a Jewish twist

Finding your family roots can be a passionate pursuit, and for Jewish families with kin either lost or splintered because of the Holocaust, the tracing of relational bonds can be especially poignant—and sometimes surprising. A display celebrating International Jewish Genealogy Month, which was Oct. 10 to Nov. 8 this year, has been extended through December at the Friends of the […]

The show must go on

Displaced but still in first place

TEAM SPIRIT—Team Venom wins the 2018 American Roundball Corp. Gold Division fall league championship, defeating Oakwood Rec. Black 63-43 at Cal State Northridge. Top row from left are: Nick Phenix, Aaron Huggins, Aiden Wier, Lukas Friedlander and coach Dave Goosen. Bottom row: Dylan Goosen, Gavin Udell and Peter Iba. The boys are so dedicated to the team that when their […]

Actor, voice artist to share tips for making, selling audiobooks

Will speak at writers club meeting

Actor and award-winning book narrator David Stifel will present “Audiobooks: The Why and How for Authors” at 1 p.m. Sat., Dec. 1 in the Saban Community Room, Motion Picture and TV Fund, 23388 Mulholland Drive, Woodland Hills. The event will take place during the regular meeting of the San Fernando Valley Chapter of the California Writers Club. Stifel will share […]

City boutique, photo show

Artisans sell, photog on display

The City of Agoura Hills and the Cultural Arts Council will offer the following events on Fri., Dec. 7 at the Agoura Hills Recreation and Event Center, 29900 Ladyface Court. A holiday boutique from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. will feature local artisan vendors with handmade products, including some items that can be personalized. A solo photography show featuring Brian […]