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‘We Are The Future,’ A Concert to Benefit the LVUSD Performing Arts

‘We Are The Future,’ A Concert to Benefit the LVUSD Performing Arts

(The following is from a press conference) The Las Virgenes Unified School District is proud to announce our fourth annual concert to benefit the performing arts. “We Are the Future” will be held on Friday, February 17, at 7 p.m. at the 650-seat, state-of-the-art Performing Arts Education Center on the campus of Calabasas High School […]

The Money Savvy Mommy: How to Negotiate for a Better Job Title

The Money Savvy Mommy: How to Negotiate for a Better Job Title

by Mira Reverente It happens. You get a job offer with an acceptable salary and perks. But sometimes, your job title could use a bit more improvement. Many years ago, I was a restaurant manager. A couple of years into the job, I was offered a promotion at a different division of the company. I […]

The Wellness Corner: How to Create a Healthier You

The Wellness Corner: How to Create a Healthier You

By Dr. Eric Blum Are you feeling stressed-out? Run down? Exhausted? What choices are you making? When is now important enough? We all promise to take a vacation from our busy lifestyles and unplug, but many of us still bring our computers, phones and work with us on “our” vacations. It is not until an […]

Get your family and friends on board. You will be more successful if you get those closest to you on the same page.

The Money Savvy Mommy: How to Put Yourself on a Spending Timeout

by Mira Reverente If you’re like me, we’re mid-way through January and you’re still recovering from the holidays. Not only did the bread pudding and the breadsticks (see a pattern here?) take a toll on my mostly healthy eating and fitness habits, my pocketbook was not too happy with me either. My spending wasn’t out-of-control […]

Volunteers Needed for Dole Great Race of Agoura

Volunteers Needed for Dole Great Race of Agoura

This major event, celebrating 32 years of supporting Agoura Hills and Oak Park schools, is the perfect opportunity to get involved in a fun, community-wide activity. You can volunteer as a group, with a friend, or as an individual. There are many different ways for adults and teens to volunteer (minimum volunteer age for all […]

Senior Concerns Seeks Volunteers to Help Staff the Ladin Subaru 24th Annual Love Run

Senior Concerns Seeks Volunteers to Help Staff the Ladin Subaru 24th Annual Love Run

Would you like to have fun while supporting an amazing cause? Are you looking for a way to give back to the community? Here is a great opportunity to make the difference in the lives of our elder friends and neighbors! In preparation for the Ladin Subaru 24th Annual Love Run on Sunday, June 4, […]

Senior Concerns Announces the Ladin Subaru 24th Annual Love Run

Senior Concerns Announces the Ladin Subaru 24th Annual Love Run

Senior Concerns is proud to present the Ladin Subaru 24th Annual Love Run on Sunday, June 4, 2017 in Westlake Village. Now in its 24th year, the Ladin Subaru Love Run is recognized as one of the premier races in the Conejo Valley. This popular event features the Love/Hate Half Marathon, which will be run […]

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The Money Savvy Mommy: How to Escape the Comparison Trap

by Mira Reverente Do you often catch yourself scrolling through your social media feed and feeling some resentment and envy at times? Perhaps it was the photos of your neighbor’s European vacation, your co-worker’s new sports car or your high school chum’s recent job promotion? Guilty as charged! I remember four or five years ago, […]

Sponsorship Opportunities for 4th Annual Triunfo YMCA Golf Classic

Sponsorship Opportunities for 4th Annual Triunfo YMCA Golf Classic

(The following is from a press release) The Triunfo YMCA is seeking sponsors for its 4th annual golf classic, Monday, May 1, 2017 at the North Ranch Country Club in Westlake Village. Proceeds from the event will go toward YMCA childcare, summer camps and youth and adult enrichment and fitness programs. The title sponsor is […]

The Money Savvy Mommy: Four Must-Read Money Books

The Money Savvy Mommy: Four Must-Read Money Books

by Mira Reverente In doing research for my book, I read so many personal finance, self-improvement and women empowerment books. Most of them were good and concise with no-nonsense approaches to money and empowerment. As we start the new year, I would like to share four of my favorites for your reading pleasure or to […]