Butterflies arrive and paint the town

We’re being invaded—but in a good way. The advancing army means us no harm; in fact, they bear no arms whatsoever. They are winged beings called California painted ladies. Their common name may suggest denizens of a 19th century frontier brothel, but the name refers to the species’ speckled palette of orange, black and white. Their suggestive name notwithstanding, painted […]

Ships ahoy at the Westlake Yacht Club

When you’re just dying to see a good show

Actors give their blood and sweat

Young Artists Forever will present “Evil Dead The Musical” April 5 through 14 at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays and one Thurs. performance at 7:30 p.m. Book and lyrics are by George Reinblatt with music by Frank Cipolla, Christopher Bond, Melissa Morris […]

High School Highlights

Agoura Chargers Fri., March 22: Blood drive/ gym/7 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Mon., March 25: Late start day Tues., March 26: ASB election assembly/main stage/8:30 a.m. Wed., March 27: Student council election/main quad Savannah send- off concert/ 7:30 p.m. Oak Park Eagles Fri., March 22: ComedySportz/ pavilion/7 p.m. Sat., March 23: College application writing seminar/G9/9 to 11 a.m. Wed., March […]

Keep your eye on the birdie

The Conejo Valley Audubon Society will meet at 7:30 p.m. Mon., April 1 at the Western Foundation of Vertebrate Zoology, 439 Calle San Pablo, Camarillo. Frank De Martino, club president, will discuss “Fly Me to the Moon: Bird Migration Myths and Realities,” longstanding myths and contemporary science relating to migratory birds. Organizers say, “Come celebrate April Fool’s Day by taking […]