September 11, 2015 RSS feed / Community

Judging underway for Acorn on Vacation contest

Fall has arrived, school is back and it’s time to judge the winners of the 2015 Take Your Acorn on Vacation Photo Contest.  The 10 finalists have been posted online at www.theacornonline.com, where you are invited to go and click on your f More...

First Lady of Simi to give guest talk

Simi Valley/Moorpark Republican Women Federated will meet for a luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Fri., Sept. More...

Dems sponsor political forum

The Simi Valley Democratic Club will sponsor a political forum of candidates running for the 25th Congressional District and the 27th state Senate District at 7 p.m. Wed., Sept. More...

YMCA to host campout

Parents and their children who are interested in participating in the Simi Valley Family YMCA Y Guides program can attend a free overnight campout Sat. and Sun., Sept. More...

Quilters stitch together exhibition, boutique

Art quilters from the Conejo Valley and beyond will present a free exhibition and boutique of fiber art from Sept. 29 through Oct. 14 at the Thousand Oaks Community Gallery, 2331 Borchard Road, Newbury Park.  Admission is free.  More...

In this Ride Together

GOOD SPIRITS—Above, Skyler Lembo talks with friends and family during a Sept. 5 fundraiser in his honor at the Moose Lodge in Simi Valley. More...

Advocates are a stabilizing force

Nonprofit serves county’s foster kids

Every year, roughly 1,000 Ventura County children enter the foster system for reasons beyond their control. Often bounced from home to home, a foster child’s life can change at a moment’s notice.  More...

Fiction in a Nutshell

First Place Winners

First Place “Anonymous Is a Woman” Soviet Union. 1942. The sky is dark and quiet, full of thick black clouds and me. My wooden bi-plane holds seven things and six of them are bombs. I have no room for a parachute. More...

Annual Wag ’n Walk welcomes dog lovers

Animal Rescue Volunteers, a local nonprofit rescue group, will host the 10th annual Wag ’n Walk, An Event for All Dog Lovers, at 8 a.m. Sat., Sept. 26 at Rancho Simi Community Park (aka Duck Park), 1765 Royal Ave., Simi Valley.  More...

BOOTS & SLIPPERS SQUARE DANCE CLUB OF SIMI VALLEY

START THEIR ANNUAL BEGINNERS SQUARE DANCE CLASSES With Instructor/Caller DICK HODNEFIELD  Monday - September 14, 2015 – 7:30 - 9:30 PM Open Enrollment September 14, 21 & 28 - FIRST NIGHT FREE Everyone Welcome. More...