Haunted Hempstead
Posted 8 hours ago

For the past 27 years, thousands of visitors from all over the San Fernando Valley have been making the pilgrimage…

Photo Gallery: Ghosts, Ghouls and Goblins Tur…
'Nightmare’ in Calabasas
Posted 2 days ago

Jack Skellington, Sally and the gang are visiting Calabasas thanks to the imaginative creations of a local family. The Audicks…

Photo Gallery: ‘Nightmare’ in Calabasas
Pet Spotlight:
Posted 3 days ago

by Bill Harris (filling in for Helen Hartel)

Baby, a female Shih Tzu that's approximately nine years old, was brought to…

Pet Spotlight: Nobody Puts This ‘Baby’ in a C…
‘Fright Night’
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by Mira Reverente

Nothing sets the stage for Halloween better than a tale by Edgar Allan Poe, so be prepared to…

‘Fright Night’ to Spook Audiences With Tales …
Spooky/Fun Halloween Makeup Tips
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Conejo Valley Happening recently visited All Tressed Up Blow Dry & Makeup Bar in Westlake Village for some spooky Halloween…

Video: Spooky, Fun Halloween Makeup Tips
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Photo Gallery: Ghosts, Ghouls and Goblins Turn Out on Haunted Hempstead

Photo Gallery: Ghosts, Ghouls and Goblins Turn Out on Haunted Hempstead

For the past 27 years, thousands of visitors from all over the San Fernando Valley have been making the pilgrimage to Agoura Hills to go trick-or-treating on the 5700 block of Hempstead Drive, off Forest Cove Lane. The tradition began back in 1987, said former resident David Dietrich, who was 5 years old at the […]

Top 5 Things to Do With Your Kids This Weekend

Top 5 Things to Do With Your Kids This Weekend

by Laura Nickerson Halloween is finally here! Which means you are probably feeling one of two ways: The Candy, the Fun, the Costumes, I LOVE IT!! or The Candy, the Fun, the Costumes, I’M EXHAUSTED PLEASE MAKE IT STOP!! Either way, here are some fun things to do with your kids this weekend: TRICK OR […]

Holiday Art & Gift Gallery to Open at Reyes Adobe

Holiday Art & Gift Gallery to Open at Reyes Adobe

(The following is from a press release) For the holidays, the Reyes Adobe’s historic barn will have on exhibit a Holiday Art and Gift Gallery featuring original works by local artists and artisans. Paintings, jewelry, accessories and decorative items are among the items on display, ideal for hand-crafted holiday gifts. Artists will also have original designs […]

Miller YMCA Seeks Volunteers For New Service Committee

Miller YMCA Seeks Volunteers For New Service Committee

(The following is from a press release) The Miller Family YMCA of Newbury Park has formed a new service committee and is seeking volunteers. The service committee will undertake four service projects a year. The first project is helping with the Sycamore Canyon School garden on November 16 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Six […]

Weekend Guide: Halloween Doings, Bark For Life and Jeff Bridges

Weekend Guide: Halloween Doings, Bark For Life and Jeff Bridges

So much fun, so little time! Here are our Happening’s picks for the weekend and as always, don’t forget to check out our calendar daily for lots of fresh ideas.          Happy Halloween Friday! Underwood Farms – Free Admission if Dressed in Full Costume: Underwood Family Farms’ 17th Annual Fall Harvest Festival in Moorpark is […]

Jack Skellington and Sally are the star attractions.

Photo Gallery: ‘Nightmare’ in Calabasas

Jack Skellington, Sally and the gang are visiting Calabasas thanks to the imaginative creations of a local family. The Audicks have been displaying characters from The Nightmare Before Christmas for the past 10 years. “It all started when my son [Kyle] made Jack Skellington,” said Pat Audick, a resident since 1983. “It was about eight feet tall, […]

Review: ‘Birdman’

Review: ‘Birdman’

by Jeff Klayman I went with high anticipation to a screening of Birdman or the Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance last week. The advance press and reviews bordered on ecstatic, some “100” scores on Metacritic and elsewhere. What can I say? The film, directed by Alejandro Inarritu, failed to soar for me, and when it did […]

Pet Spotlight: Nobody Puts This ‘Baby’ in a Corner

Pet Spotlight: Nobody Puts This ‘Baby’ in a Corner

by Bill Harris (filling in for Helen Hartel) Baby, a female Shih Tzu that’s approximately nine years old, was brought to the Agoura Shelter because her owner is no longer able to care for her. This sweet girl was adopted by her family from another shelter eight years ago, and they just want her to […]

Conejo Valley resident, actor and director Peter Brothers will enthrall the audience the night before Halloween.

‘Fright Night’ to Spook Audiences With Tales From Edgar Allan Poe

by Mira Reverente Nothing sets the stage for Halloween better than a tale by Edgar Allan Poe, so be prepared to get  spooked at “Open House Fright Night,” an evening of Poe readings, Thursday, Oct. 30th, at the Calabasas Barnes & Noble. Presented by Spotlight the Arts Foundation, the event will be hosted by Conejo […]

Video: Spooky, Fun Halloween Makeup Tips

Video: Spooky, Fun Halloween Makeup Tips

Conejo Valley Happening recently visited All Tressed Up Blow Dry & Makeup Bar in Westlake Village for some spooky Halloween makeup tips and make-overs. Enjoy and Happy Halloween! From now until Halloween day, the salon is offering character makeup applications. Call for an appointment and bring in an image of what you’d like to create. Adult […]