Beer, Wine, & Spirits

Conejo Staycations: An Agoura Hills Weekend

Conejo Staycations: An Agoura Hills Weekend

by Judi Uthus What qualifies as a memorable vacation? Most people look for an affordable way to getaway from routine and a chance to experience new sights. With the high prices and crowds related to summer traveling, why not spend some vacation days exploring and relaxing locally? Agoura Hills is not just a place to […]

Taylor Hawkins rocks out on the drums during the night's concert. Photo Credit: David Pascal

The Event Lights Up the Calabasas Night

The Event once again brought out members of the community who support public schools. The third annual fundraiser for the Las Virgenes Unified School District was held Saturday night at the Calabasas Tennis and Swim Center. All proceeds raised supports the schools’ teachers and counselors, said Deanna Glassberg, president of The Foundation, the non-profit organization responsible […]

Voice Chorale Selling Tickets to Jazz and Wine Fest to Benefit Local Schools

Voice Chorale Selling Tickets to Jazz and Wine Fest to Benefit Local Schools

Village Voices, a 70-voice chorale that rehearses in Westlake and performs primarily at the Scherr Forum Theatre, in the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, is selling tickets for this weekend’s California Jazz and Wine Fest. “Fifty percent of the proceeds go to fund all the non profit programs that they support,” said Laura Moss, a Village Voice […]

Blue Table Wine & Cheese Bar Holds Grand Opening

Blue Table Wine & Cheese Bar Holds Grand Opening

The community turned out for the grand opening of Blue Table Wine & Cheese Bar at Whizin’s Market Square Saturday nighty to celebrate the addition of its new wing. “We felt there was something missing from our Agoura location though…wine and cheese and a bar. Situation remedied,” said co-owner Gina Marcione. Held in the atrium, the […]

Strawberry Pizza, Anyone? The California Strawberry Festival to Serve Up Delicious Treats

Strawberry Pizza, Anyone? The California Strawberry Festival to Serve Up Delicious Treats

What’s not to love when the heart shaped fruit takes center stage at the 31st Annual California Strawberry Festival May 17 and 18 at College Park in Oxnard. Beyond the live concerts, ride and attractions, 200+ arts & crafts, Strawberryland for Kids, contests and cooking demonstrations, it’s the lip-smacking food that steals the show. With 50 food booths […]

Weekend Benefit to Raise Money for Life-Changing Surgeries for Kids

Weekend Benefit to Raise Money for Life-Changing Surgeries for Kids

Triunfo Creek Vineyards in Agoura Hills will once again be the setting for Mending Kids festive cocktail party set amongst the rolling vineyards and majestic oaks. On Saturday, April 26, the community will gather to have a memorable afternoon while raising money to provide life-changing surgeries for kids in need right here at home. This is […]

The Event for Las Virgenes Schools is Back!

The Event for Las Virgenes Schools is Back!

The Event will take place at the Calabasas Tennis and Swim Center on June 7 from 5-11 p.m. All proceeds raised will benefit The Foundation for Las Virgenes Schools, according to Deanna Glassberg, foundation president and event co-chair. “I love The Event because it brings our community together unlike any other event,” she said. “Many […]

Where to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2014!

Where to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2014!

Every year on March 17, the Irish and Irish-at-heart observe St. Patrick’s Day around the globe. It began as a religious feast day for the patron saint of Ireland, and has become an international festival celebrating Irish culture with dancing, special foods and, of course, lots of green. Since St. Patrick’s Day falls on a […]