2019-02-28

We’re in a pickle

I am writing to let you know that a decision was made by Rancho Simi Recreation Park District to permanently convert the two tennis courts at Deerhill Park in Oak Park to pickleball courts. The decision was made without the awareness of local tennis players. We didn’t even know about the public hearing until now. The Deerhill Park tennis courts […]

Club youth show off their creativity

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley is participating in the National Fine Arts Contest established by the Boys & Girls Clubs of America. According to organizers, the purpose of the contest is to enable their members to develop their creativity and cultural awareness through visual arts and design, and to give them the opportunity to be recognized […]

Green light for Bodytraffic troupe

Dance company is ‘one to watch’

Company Bodytraffic will perform at the Fred Kavli Theatre at 8 p.m. Fri., March 8 at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd. Founded in 2007 by dancers Lillian Rose Barbeito and Tina Finkelman Berkett, Bodytraffic’s eight-member ensemble was named one of “25 to Watch” by Dance magazine, “ Best of Culture” by the Los Angeles […]

Camarillo home sits on over half-acre lot

This home in Camarillo offers mountain, island and ocean views without driving up steep roads. The house is a short distance into the Camarillo hills and offers views from every bedroom and living space inside. The formal areas feature vaulted ceilings, wood-like flooring and a contemporary fireplace. The completely remodeled kitchen is ready for the chef with white marble countertops […]

Save the tennis

The Oak Park tennis courts at Deerhill are being steamrolled into pickleball courts via stealth board meeting action just this last Thursday evening. Our neighborhood values and regularly uses the tennis courts for their intended purpose of playing tennis. The complete lack of communication regarding that vote and what options were on the table prior to that vote are both […]

Programs at Platt Library

The Platt Library at 23600 Victory Blvd., Woodland Hills, will hold the following events in March. Admission is free and no reservations are required. The Friends of Platt Library will host a L.A. Opera Talk at 6:15 p.m. Tues., March 12. Steve Kohn, a representative of the opera company, will talk about “Baseball and the Opera.” An afternoon at the […]

Comedy night is Blum-ing at the Hillcrest Center

Live Stand-up Comedy on the Hill returns at 8 p.m. Sat., March 9 at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, across from The Oaks mall, Thousand Oaks. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. March’s lineup is comprised of Forrest Shaw, Stephanie Blum, Lee Levine and Gali Kroup. Professional local comedian Jason Love produces the monthly show in […]

2019-02-28 E-Edition

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Thanks to the community

The article on our little group of Relay for Life volunteers raising $267,000 for the Borderline victims only scratched the surface of what it took for us to raise that much money selling over 20,000- plus T-shirts, sweatshirts and hats. We and others began posting links on social media everywhere we could, and the community started showing up in droves. […]

Wish gala

Make-A-Wish Tri-Counties will host its annual Big Wish Gala from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Sat., March 1 at Four Seasons Westlake Village, 2 Dole Drive. The nonprofit will honor community partners during the event—the Los Angeles Rams, World Central Kitchen and philanthropist Andrew Firestone. The charity event will raise funds to fulfill the wishes of local children. A cocktail reception […]


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