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Wall Of Honor

Honor your Veteran by displaying their Simi Valley street banner in our “Wall of Honor”. Banners will be proudly displayed at our HQ in the Simi Valley Mall after removal when active-duty service members become Veterans. Bring your Veterans banner to Romeo Echo HQ in the Simi Valley Mall #640 anytime during business hours or contact Frank Tomlinson at either […]

Have breakfast with Santa, then buy a tree from Y’s Men

For those in the market for a Christmas tree, the Y’s Men will soon be selling them. Following a longstanding holiday tradition that dates back to the 1970s, members of the Simi Valley Family YMCA Y’s Men’s Club will once again be operating the Christmas tree lot from Sat., Dec. 3 through 17 at the Simi Valley Y, 3200 Cochran […]

Interfaith Thanksgiving Celebration

The annual Simi Valley Interfaith Community Thanksgiving Celebration will be held at 7 p.m. Tues., Nov. 22 at Congregation B’nai Emet, 9 W. Bonita Drive, Simi Valley. The service will consist of local representatives from the Christian, Baha’i, Pagan and Jewish faiths coming together in unity and the spirit of celebrating commonalities and gratitude. Donations of nonperishable food will be […]

Coming together

Community organizes golf tourney to support family during difficult time


A golf tournament will be held Nov. 13 in honor of Simi Valley resident Brian Trejo, who died in a car crash and left behind a wife and two young daughters. The tournament will be held at Simi Hills Golf Course. Trejo died in a single-vehicle crash Aug. 29 near Lost Canyons Drive and Copperstone Lane. He was 42. A […]

Bethany Tree holiday boutique starts Nov. 19

The Bethany Tree Christmas and Holiday Boutique will run from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sat., Nov. 19 and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sun., Nov. 20 at American Vision Windows, 2125 N. Madera Road, Simi Valley. Bethany Trees is a nonprofit annual fundraiser, founded by Laurie Steinfeld, for the purpose of saving and improving the lives of kids. […]

Author endeavors to open world of dance for everyone

Victoria Moore of Simi Valley has written the book “Tap Dance for All: Adapting Instruction for Disability and Mobility Impairment.” The book instructs on how to bring the rhythmic world of tap dance into the lives of individuals with disabilities or mobility issues. The book is based on Moore’s four decades of dance expertise. The book is part inspirational memoir […]

Plenty of free treats and spooky fun at Simi YMCA

The Simi Valley Family YMCA will host its annual Trunk or Treat today from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sat., Oct. 15 at the Y, 3200 Cochran St. YMCA child care staff will decorate their car trunks with a fun theme and pass out candy. The event is free and open to the public. In addition to more than 15 decorated […]

Yard sale

The Simi Valley Moose Lodge will host a yard sale from 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sat., Oct. 22 in the parking lot of the Moose Lodge, 4860 Alamo St., weather permitting. The event is open to the public. Setup time for vendors is 5:30 to 6:45 a.m. Vendors pay a $25 donation for a 11-by-11-foot spot. The Moose Lodge […]

Embroidery offers endless options

Hobby group hopes to expand


Ask Michelle Baylis to choose her most meaningful work of embroidery, and her answer will always be the same: a one-of-a-kind seascape dedicated to her late sister, who loved needle art and walking along the beach. The co-president of the Channel Islands chapter of the Embroiderers’ Guild of America is committed to keeping the art of embroidery alive in Ventura […]


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