Classic radio shows are back on the air

Library program to discuss Golden Age

The Friends of the Thousand Oaks Library will host a program on the Good Old Days of Radio at 2 p.m. Sun., May 15 at the Grant Brimhall Library, 1401 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. The special program will reminisce about the Golden Age of radio and discuss the historical collections of the American Radio Archives housed in the Thousand […]


FRI., MAY 6 Conejo Valley Newcomers Open Coffee Meets at The Oaks mall food court, Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. Coffee and refreshments. For new and longtime residents. Phone: 805.677.2628 Contact: Judy Flessner Web: www.conejovalleynewcomers.com Time: 10:00 a.m. Date: 5/6/2011 Military Spouse Appreciation Day 5 to 8 p.m. at Camarillo Community Center, 1605 Burnley St. Assemblymember Jeff Gorell, Sen. Tony Strickland […]

Say farewell to Larry Jones

A retirement party for high school educator Larry Jones will take place from 5 to 9 p.m. Mon., June 13 at The Walnut Grove, Tierra Rejada Ranch, 3370 Sunset Valley Road, Moorpark. Guests will use the Underwood Family Farms entrance. A light dinner will be provided. The program will start at 6:30 p.m. Colleagues, former students, parents, children family and […]

Students sing in benefit show

Wink Martindale will serve as master of ceremonies for the annual benefit concert for local high school choral programs at 4 p.m. Sun., May 8 at the Kavli Theatre, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The show, titled “Songs of the Silver Screen,” will feature the Harmony Oaks Chorus and five high school choirs performing songs made […]

Flory students have the right moves in chess tourney

Longtime science teacher retires from Moorpark High in June

After 30 years of teaching science classes at Moorpark High School, Joel Tiefel is ready to call it a day. Tiefel, a 63-year-old Thousand Oaks resident, remembers starting his career with Moorpark Unified School District at the old site of the high school on Casey Road, when his classes averaged about 15 students. He also looks back fondly on the […]

Mesa Verde students visit the Big Apple

Harpsichord concert benefits St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church

Dr. Eric Kinsley, CLU music professor and music director/ organist at St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church, and other musicians will present a harpsichord concert on Sat., May 7 at St. Pat’s, One Church Road, Thousand Oaks. Dinner with complementary wine will be served at 5:30 p.m. in the parish hall followed by the concert in the sanctuary at 7 p.m. The […]

Evangelical church presents sermon series on family

Moorpark Evangelical Free Church invites the community to its new series, “Month of the Family: Discovering What God Intended” through May. Regular worship service time is 10 a.m. Sundays at the Arroyo Vista Recreation Center, 4550 Tierra Rejada Road, Moorpark, next to Moorpark High School. Following is the list of programs and speakers. May 8, Mother’s Day. “Honoring Mom” with […]

Medical careers academy at Simi High would kick-start tomorrow’s doctors

Proposed classes would give students real-world experiences

Simi Valley High School is making plans to offer a Medical Health Careers Academy that would open in fall 2012. SVHS Principal Steve Pietrolungo gave details of the proposed program to the Simi Valley Unified School District Board of Education at its April 19 meeting. In addition to teaching medical industry skills and related subjects, the academy will offer students […]