2007-09-14

Retrospective to fill three galleries

Tom McMillin exhibit- 1958-2007- starts Sept. 23

Studio Channel Islands will present a Tom McMillin Retrospective: 19582007 and Mentor-to-Many exhibition from Sept. 23 through Nov. 3 at the gallery on the campus of Cal State Channel Islands. The opening reception will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Sun., Sept. 23. Parking is free. Gallery hours are noon to 3 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday or by appointment. In […]

Political Cartoon



Voters should clean house



Members of the state Legislature should hang their collective heads in shame that they couldn’t pass a budget until Aug. 21, more than 50 days after the 2007-08 fiscal year actually began. Due to their ineptitude and that of the “governator,” who finally signed the $145-billion-plus budget Aug. 24, the hospital in Thousand Oaks, Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center, […]

With appreciation



We would like to take a moment to thank everyone who was involved in the planning, construction, and opening of the Camarillo Academy of Progressive Education, Ventura County’s newest public school. Obviously, it would be impossible to single out every parent, student. teacher and friend who helped build CAPE this summer. So we say a collective “Thank you” to our […]

Audience can meet cast



The Camarillo Community Theatre will present the Pinki’s Playhouse production of “Mother Goose Visits Treasure Island” at 11 a.m. Sat., Sept. 15 and 22 at the theater, 330 Skyway Drive, inside the Camarillo Airport. Tickets are $5. The show is about an hour long. After the performance the audience may meet the cast in the lobby. In support of FOOD […]

New West names marketing director



Sharon Rifelli has been appointed director of development and marketing for the Los Angeles region of the New West Symphony. Rifelli will work with the Los Angeles region board of directors and Peter Van Name, regional vice president, to raise funds for the symphony and develop the audience for the Masterpiece concert series at the Wadsworth Theatre in Brentwood, Calif. […]

Coffeehouse to present engravings

Public is invited to opening reception

Barbara Fumagalli’s engraving “Cat’s Cradle,” along with more than 30 other large and small formatted engravings and prints, will be on exhibit starting Sept. 22 at the Proverbs CoffeeHouse, Peace Lutheran Church, 71 Loma Drive in Camarillo. The public is invited to the opening reception from 1 to 4 p.m. Sat., Sept. 22. The exhibit will be open for viewing […]

Brother, nephew of former champ Garcia on boxing card



Miguel Angel Garcia will headline a fight card to be presented by Cabral Enterprises beginning at 7:30 p.m. Thurs., Sept. 20 at the Sagebrush Cantina, 23527 Calabasas Road in Calabasas. Garcia is the younger brother of former world champ Roberto Garcia. He is an undefeated prospect out of the La Colonia/PAL Boxing Club in Oxnard. The club has produced two […]

CSUCI week to make service-learning a focus



Learn and Serve Challenge Week will be from Sept. 17 to 23 at California State University Channel Islands. The week is intended to raise awareness of the benefits of service-learning. Servicelearning is a teaching method that incorporates community work into the curriculum, giving students realworld experience in their field while meeting community needs. CSUCI has established partnerships with more than […]

Calling on sponsors for athletic booster club

Donations are tax-deductible

The Adolfo Camarillo High School Athletic Booster Club has announced a new fundraising opportunity for student organizations with their membership drive. Fifty percent of a membership will be credited to a specified student’s school organization, club or athletic team. The tax-deductible contribution will help fund programs for the school year. All 200708 Scorpion, Platinum and Corporate sponsors will receive passes […]