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INSPIRATIONAL STORY—Miss California Nicole Johnson of Westlake Village, left, Casa Pacifica director of operations Vicki Murphy, Casa Pacifica CEO Steve Elson and Miss Teen California International Dedria Brunett, a former Casa Pacifica resident and the evening’s featured speaker, attend last Saturday’s Casa Pacifica Angels Ball at Lake Sherwood Country Club in Thousand Oaks. Johnson will compete in the Miss USA pageant later this spring. 033p1.jpg