April 13, 2017 RSS feed / On the Town

Disco ‘Hamlet’ dances into CLU

To boogie, or not to boogie? That is a question Cal Lutheran University drama professor Ken Gardner answers with an unequivocal yes as he sets Shakespeare’s “perfect play” in a New York City disco. More...

Swinging to Sauvignon

TOASTING WINE AND JAZZ—Above, Barbara Fearon of Camarillo samples a cabernet from Opolo Vineyards during the sixth annual California Jazz and Wine Festival on April 9 at the Four Seasons Hotel More...

Graduating seniors to give final performance

The Cal Lutheran University String Symphony will present a concert featuring a special performance by graduating seniors at 7:30 p.m. Fri., April 21 in Samuelson Chapel at 165 Chapel Lane on the Thousand Oaks campus. More...

Cheech (not Chong) ready to reflect on high times

From his youth as a wisecracking kid from south central Los Angeles to his worldwide fame as half of the wildly popular comedy duo Cheech and Chong, Richard “Cheech” Marin is an entertainer whose career has taken many unexpected turns. More...

Tuneful tribute supports widow

Late actor leaves behind NPHS teacher

The Conejo Valley may seem big and impersonal, but in times of adversity residents often band together in a show of close-knit unity worthy of a small town.  Members of the local theater community did just that last week, raising their voices an More...

Poets take the mic at library

The Ventura County Arts Council will launch its Poetry at the Library open mic event from 6 to 8 p.m. More...

Hot rods, hotter eats at Rotary’s 41st annual Chili Cook-Off

Eagles tribute band to provide entertainment

The Rotary Clubs of Thousand Oaks and the Conejo Valley will present the 41st annual Chili Cook-Off and Classic Car Show from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun., April 30 at Conejo Creek Park North, 1379 E. More...

California Strawberry Fest tickets on sale

The California Strawberry Festival will offer group discount tickets through April 30 for the 34th annual event, which will take place from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Sat. and Sun., May 20 and 21 at Strawberry Meadows of College Park in Oxnard.  More...