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Voice your opinion! Do you support $52 billion CA tax increase?

Voice your opinion! Do you support $52 billion CA tax increase?

    Higher gas taxes and car registration fees are not the answer We can fix roads without taking more money from hard-working families   Please take a moment to watch this short video on the $52 billion transportation tax increase proposed by Governor Jerry Brown and legislative leaders. Later this week the Legislature is […]

‘Hamlet’ takes a disco turn in production Cal Lutheran professor wrote musical adaptation

‘Hamlet’ takes a disco turn in production Cal Lutheran professor wrote musical adaptation

The California Lutheran University Theatre Arts Department will present an original disco-style adaptation of William Shakespeare’s “Hamlet” in April. The Mainstage Production of “Hamlet, Disco Dane of Denmark” will be performed at 8 p.m. April 20, 21, 22, 27, 28 and 29. A 2 p.m. matinee will be presented on April 30. All performances are […]

Thousand Oaks Council reviews Prop 64- Legalized Marijuana

Thousand Oaks Council reviews Prop 64- Legalized Marijuana

  By Kevin Harris Tuesday night’s long city council meeting was dominated by a workshop on CA Proposition 64; Recreational Marijuana, which state voters approved in November, 2016. Mayor De la Pena clarified at the beginning of the meeting that no decisions will be made during tonight’s gathering, and that the purpose of the evening […]

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley Announce Youth of the Year Winners

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley Announce Youth of the Year Winners

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley announced the Youth of the Year winners during their 14th Annual ‘Superstars of the Year Celebration held on March 19 at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. Iverson Rodriguez won the 13 and under category.  Rodriguez, age 13 is a member of the Cal & Marje […]

Supreme Court Critic to Speak at Local GOP Club

Supreme Court Critic to Speak at Local GOP Club

The Conejo Valley Republican City Club will meet at 6 PM on April 12th at Mimi’s Cafe, 400 N. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360.  Dr. Richard A. Nixon, author of America – An Illusion of Freedom, will explain why the Supreme Court does not follow the text of the Constitution but instead rewrites it, […]

Thousand Oaks Driver’s License / DUI Checkpoint Planned

Thousand Oaks Driver’s License / DUI Checkpoint Planned

The Thousand Oaks Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a Driver’s License / DUI Checkpoint on March 18th, 2017, at an undisclosed location within the city limits. The deterrent effect of Driver’s License / DUI checkpoints is a proven resource in reducing the number of persons killed and injured in alcohol or drug involved […]

Areté to conclude 8th season on April 2 Centerpiece of concert will be Poulenc’s ‘Gloria’

Areté to conclude 8th season on April 2  Centerpiece of concert will be Poulenc’s ‘Gloria’

Areté Vocal Ensemble will conclude its eighth season with a concert featuring music of the great 20th century French composer Francis Poulenc. The innovative professional ensemble of vocal artists will perform “Cathedral to Cabaret: Francis Poulenc, Monk and Mischief-Maker” at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 2, in Samuelson Chapel at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks. The […]

Thousand Oaks City Council tackle Thorny Question of Acquiring “Gifted” Open Space at $500,000 Price Tag

Thousand Oaks City Council tackle Thorny Question of Acquiring “Gifted” Open Space at $500,000 Price Tag

By Kevin Harris The acquiring of 82 acres of gifted open space was the main event at Tuesday night’s March 14th Thousand Oaks City Council Meeting. Other key topics included public land use, two prestigious awards recently won by the our local Chamber of Commerce, and a special recognition for the city’s former Assistant Police […]

Students present play festival as capstone: Cal Lutheran theater class members direct 9 shorts

Students present play festival as capstone: Cal Lutheran theater class members direct 9 shorts

The theater arts capstone class at California Lutheran University will present a collection of short plays as their final project. “Dispersion: A 10-Minute Play Festival” will be performed at 8 p.m. Thursday, March 30, Friday, March 31, and Saturday, April 1, in the Blackbox Theatre on the Thousand Oaks campus. A matinee will be presented […]

Human Trafficking & Sexual Slavery in Ventura County?

Human Trafficking & Sexual Slavery in Ventura County?

By Gloria Massey Chinea, Friday, March 10, 2017                                                             Seven chapters of Ventura County Soroptimist International (SI) Organization presented an educational & advocacy event on Human Trafficking & Sexual Slavery […]