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Concours d’LeMons: When Worst is Best

Concours d’LeMons: When Worst is Best

By Sheryl Hamlin Got rust? You might be a winner! The 2016 Concours d’LeMons, sponsored by Hagarty Insurance, celebrated creative imperfection. Entering the “winners” and rally participants area, visitors squealed at a mummified squirrel pierced through the heart mounted to the hood of a rusting car. Road kill art. One judge was measuring exhaust from […]

Cheers to California Wine Month this September

Cheers to California Wine Month this September

Raise a Glass to Harvest at More than 50 Winery Events Around the State SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — September is the time when California’s winegrape harvest is in full swing. Visitors can experience the excitement of harvest during California Wine Month in September with more than 50 winery events and immersion experiences—from […]

String quartet to perform at Cal Lutheran

String quartet to perform at Cal Lutheran

A newly formed string quartet featuring a Westlake Village couple will present a free concert on Aug. 27 in the William Rolland Gallery of Fine Art at California Lutheran University. The Los Angeles String Kollektiv Concert will begin at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, on the Thousand Oaks campus. Violinist Gulia Gurevich has performed as […]

Moorpark’s Rustic Retreat Spa- Sip-Savor Event! Sample Mini Spa Services for Free!

Moorpark’s Rustic Retreat Spa- Sip-Savor Event!  Sample Mini Spa Services for Free!

Young Artists Ensemble hold auditions for Shrek The Musical Jr.

Young Artists Ensemble hold auditions for Shrek The Musical Jr.

‘Go Bananas’ at the 5th Annual Banana Festival at the Port of Hueneme…Saturday, September 24, 2016

‘Go Bananas’ at the 5th Annual Banana Festival at the Port of Hueneme…Saturday, September 24, 2016

Oxnard Swiftboated

Oxnard Swiftboated

By George Miller A Viet Nam era navy patrol boat, PCF 816 (Patrol Craft Fast), popularly known as a “SwiftBoat,” visited the Maritime Museum in Channel Islands Harbor last month. She is owned, maintained and operated by the San Diego Maritime Museum. These boats carried 50 caliber machine guns, plus an 81 mm mortar launcher, M16 […]

Military sculpture reductions on display Cal Lutheran exhibit features copies of famed statues

Military sculpture reductions on display  Cal Lutheran exhibit features copies of famed statues

Wings Over Camarillo Air Show Opens its Gates this Weekend!

Wings Over Camarillo Air Show Opens its Gates this Weekend!

The Wings Over Camarillo Air Show will open its gates this weekend with a heart-pounding lineup of performances and entertainment for the whole family August 20th and 21st 2016, at Camarillo Airport.  Vicky Benzing returns to the Air Show this year along with world-class aerobatic performances from Judy Phelps, Tim Just, and Dr. D, and […]

2016 Concours on the Avenue

2016 Concours on the Avenue

By Sheryl Hamlin With 109 entries and a dense crowd, this event exuded buzz. The official website is carmelconcours.com and the event, now in its tenth year, raises funds for The Carmel Foundation. The picture below shows the packed Ocean Avenue just moments after the opening. This free event brings auto enthusiasts from across the […]