Honorees announced for CSC’s Evening of Hope

The Cancer Support Community Valley/Ventura/Santa Barbara has announced its slate of honorees and two celebrity emcees for the Evening of Hope Gala on Sat., April 27 at the Four Seasons Westlake Village. In addition to the awards presentation, the evening will also have a cocktail reception with music by pianist Bryson de Ruyter, dinner, live and silent auctions, entertainment and […]

2019 benefit walk takes the scenic route

Event to fund programs and services for families affected by cancer

The Cancer Support Community Valley/Ventura/Santa Barbara will present its inaugural Hope Walk health fair and family trek on Sat., June 15 around Westlake Lake. Activities will begin at 8 a.m. at CSC headquarters, 530 Hampshire Road in Thousand Oaks. Two walks are available in the push to raise funds and awareness for the fight against cancer: a 5.5- mile stroll […]

Calabasas construction accelerates

Municipal development seems to move at a glacial pace. Between study, design, permitting, funding and public comment, it can be years before new construction ever gets off the ground. In Calabasas, several developments are inching toward completion. The most visible are the West Village and Paxton commercial real estate developments on Las Virgenes Road. Story poles—a series of tall stakes […]

Dive into the junior lifeguard program

Enrollment applications are available to youth interested in participating in the Ventura County 2019 Junior Lifeguard Program, sponsored by the Ventura County Harbor Department. Youth ages 8 to 15 can receive instruction in lifeguard rescue techniques, emergency medical first-aid, ocean sports activity, physical conditioning, marine ecology and public service. Participants must be 8 years old by June 17, which will […]

For the record

Oak Park High softball player Elena Yan, pictured above throwing the ball, was misidentified in a story published last week. Yan is a freshman infielder. In her first nine games, Yan sported a .190 batting average with four hits, three runs, two RBI and one double. In related news, Mike Best resigned as head coach on Fri., March 29, according […]

Sunrise service to welcome Easter

Pierce Brothers Valley Oaks-Griffin Memorial Park will host its 52nd annual Easter Sunrise Service at 6 a.m. Sun., April 21 in the parking lot of the main building, 5600 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village. The nondenominational service, sponsored by the Conejo Valley Interfaith Association, has the theme “No, never. Yes, always.” Clergy representing churches throughout the community will concelebrate the […]

Las Virgenes Creek repairs finalized

Restoration’s phase two showcased on Tuesday

The City of Calabasas cut the ribbon April 2 on its latest restoration work at Las Virgenes Creek. The $3.5-million job brought improvements to a mile-and-ahalf of the previously overgrown and concrete-restricted creek between Agoura and Lost Hills roads on the west side of the city. The work, which started in February 2018, took just over a year to complete. […]

New Conejo B&G club opens

On campus of Redwood school

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley introduced the John L. Notter Family Boys & Girls Club in Thousand Oaks during a ribbon-cutting March 20. The club is on the campus of Redwood Middle School, 233 W. Gainsborough Road. During the event, guests toured the facility and listened to presentations by officials who shared the plans for the […]

Coyotes try to turn it around

After midseason slump, Calabasas remains alive for postseason dance

Not many teams can recover from an eight-game losing streak. The Coyotes intend to break the mold. Calabasas High’s baseball team remains in the hunt for a CIF-Southern Section playoff berth with four Marmonte League games remaining in the regular season. “We’re really starting to pick it up,” first-year head coach Dan Cey said. “The whole goal is to make […]

Christian Science talk

Melanie Wahlberg, a Christian Science practitioner, will give a talk on “Never Alone: How Spiritual Ideas Work in Us” at 2 p.m. Sat., April 6 at Christian Science Church, 6117 Shoup Ave, Woodland Hills. “It’s like the ideas did the work,” said the mother when her young daughter had experienced a major physical healing through prayer as taught in Christian […]