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Linda Bailey and Nicole Kowalski sell Frame A Memory, handmade frames.

Weekend Holiday Happenings

Conejo Valley Happening stopped by a couple of the charitable holiday boutiques this weekend: Healthcare for Homeless Animals Holiday Boutique in Agoura Hills and the Cancer Support Community Holiday Homes Tour and Boutique in Westlake Village. Now in its seventh year, the Healthcare for Homeless Animals Annual Holiday Boutique raises funds for the medical care […]

Cupcakes and Wishes is a charity started by Kamdon Kodimer, 13 (left), so sick kids at Children's Hospital LA can have birthday parties. Also pictured is his mom, Lisa, and Alex Stiller.

Photo Gallery: Community Expo Showcases Women in Business

Women-run businesses and non-profits were represented at the Women’s Expo, held at the Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center on Sunday. Enjoy some highlights in our photo gallery.

Eating at home takes careful planning but the savings can be significant.

The Money Savvy Mommy: Batch Cooking Basics

by Mira Reverente Americans love to eat AND eat out. That’s according to the results of a national dining trends survey, conducted by Zagat in 2015. About 10,000 diners across the country were surveyed. The results are fascinating: $39.40 – how much an average American spends per meal when dining out 4.5 times a week […]

Inside a tiny home.

Tiny Homes And Other New Trends Featured At Conejo Valley Home Remodeling Show

While the Conejo Valley Home Remodeling Show traditionally features the next big, new ideas in living spaces, this year, it is showcasing something small–tiny homes. The 42nd Conejo Valley Home Remodeling Show will be Saturday and Sunday, April 16 and 17, at the Hyatt Regency Westlake (880 S. Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village). The show features […]

Conejo Valley Days Taking Vendor Applications for New Garden & Home Decor Show

Conejo Valley Days Taking Vendor Applications for New Garden & Home Decor Show

(The following is from a press release) Conejo Valley Days (CVD) will be hosting a Garden & Home Décor Show at this year’s festival. The show will be held the Saturday and Sunday of CVD, May 14 and 15. Vendor applications for landscapers and other outdoor contractors are now available. “CVD takes place in May. […]

Win a Family 4-Pack to the 26th Annual Ventura Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show

Win a Family 4-Pack to the 26th Annual Ventura Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show

Contest Winner: Rachel Biety from Simi Valley. Congratulations! Here’s your chance to win four admission tickets to the 2015 Ventura Harvest Festival® Original Art & Craft Show, a coveted fall tradition at Seaside Park October 2-4. There will be a pumpkin patch for kids, an outdoor stage with live entertainment and three buildings brimming with hundreds […]

26th Annual Ventura Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show Comes to Seaside Park

26th Annual Ventura Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show Comes to Seaside Park

by Lisa Carey October kicks off the month with the much-anticipated 2015 Ventura Harvest Festival® Original Art & Craft Show, a coveted fall tradition at Seaside Park October 2-4, complete with a pumpkin patch for kids, an outdoor stage with live entertainment, and three buildings brimming with hundreds of captivating arts & crafts and specialty […]

RVs, Offroad Vehicles at 41st Conejo Valley Home Remodeling & RV Show

RVs, Offroad Vehicles at 41st Conejo Valley Home Remodeling & RV Show

(The following is from a press release) The latest RVs and offroad vehicles will be on display at the 41st Conejo Valley Home Remodeling & RV Show, Saturday and Sunday, October 10 and 11, at the Hyatt Westlake Plaza (880 S. Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village). Simi RV & Offroad will bring a variety of RV […]

Conejo Valley Home Remodeling Show

40th Conejo Valley Home Remodeling Show Coming Up

(The following is from a press release) The 40th Conejo Valley Home Remodeling Show will be Saturday and Sunday, April 18 and 19, at the Westlake Hyatt (880 S. Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village). The show, which takes place every year in April and September, features local contractors, landscapers, interior designers, solar installers and other home […]

Legendary Actor’s Former Westlake Village House For Sale

Legendary Actor’s Former Westlake Village House For Sale

Looking to own (or live in) a piece of history? Legendary actor Mickey Rooney’s former Westlake Village home is for sale, according to a report in Forbes.com. Following extensive renovations, the home looks like “new,” said the report. Click here to read the full story.