News for Press Release

Friday, July 10, 2020
With many structured physical activities still shutdown because of the pandemic, the Southeast Ventura County YMCA is hosting daily online fitness classes for all ages. The classes are offered at no cost to the community. No advance reservations and no YMCA membership are required.  Instructors from the three local branches, Conejo Valley YMCA, Simi Valley Family YMCA and Yarrow Family YMCA, ...read more
Categories: Community, COVID-19 Orders, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, July 08, 2020
Assistance League® of Conejo Valley is celebrating its 25th Anniversary of giving back to the community.  In 1995 several women formed a group to help local, at-risk children and adults. Recognized as a Guild in 1995, they attained full status in 2000 as a chapter of the national nonprofit organization, Assistance League®.  The chapter is now a thriving group of 127 women, 9 community volunteers, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, July 07, 2020
American Family Care (AFC), the nation’s leading provider of urgent care and accessible primary care, continues to expand its national healthcare network with the opening of the 4th AFC urgent care clinic in greater Los Angeles. The new state-of-the-art facility is now seeing patients seven days a week in Agoura Hills. The independently-owned location is conveniently located next to Starbucks in ...read more
Categories: City of Agoura Hills, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Monday, July 06, 2020
Utility partners with charitable organizations to provide meals to 40,000 seniors, students, families and migrant farm workers and stimulate local businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic SoCalGas in conjunction with five regional charity organizations today launched the “Fueling Our Communities” program to provide free meals to individuals impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The program, ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, July 06, 2020
Assistance League® of Conejo Valley is pleased to announce that our Thrift Shop is planned to reopen on Tuesday, July 14.We are excited for our customers to see our fresh, streamlined new look at the check-out counter.  All the great bargains remain throughout the Shop, but we are going one step further to celebrate seeing you again and to thank you for supporting our Shop and the many ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Monday, June 29, 2020
Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas), Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), and Opus 12 today announced they have demonstrated further advancement of a new electrochemical technology that converts the carbon dioxide content in raw biogas to pipeline-quality renewable natural gas, a critical improvement in the science of upgrading waste emissions to renewable gas. The single-step process is ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, June 25, 2020
United Way of Ventura County has successfully met the Amgen Foundation $100,000 challenge grant to launch a Landlord Engagement Program thanks to the generosity of six founding local funders. The goal of the program is to increase housing stock and utilize existing housing vouchers and housing subsidies provided by local jurisdictions and community partners to prevent and end homelessness. The ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
The Simi Valley Family YMCA and Yarrow Family YMCA (in Westlake Village) will reopen Wednesday July 1. The Conejo Valley YMCA remains closed pending implementation of additional social distancing measures. Conejo Y members can use the Simi Valley and Yarrow facilities.  "We understand how important our Y is to the health and wellness of our community," says Ronnie Stone, President/CEO of the ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Friday, June 19, 2020
Agoura Hills Beauty/Nail Salon for lease - available August 1st, 2020 at Martin Plaza. Martin Plaza has been established for over 30 years! Call 818.706.3000 for more information
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Human Interest
Monday, June 08, 2020
Kathleen M. Fellows, an attorney with the Camarillo-based employment law firm LightGabler, has been named to the 2020 Super Lawyers' Rising Star list of southern California attorneys. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of lawyers are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. This is the second year that Fellows has been selected. She was previously named in ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Human Interest
Friday, June 05, 2020
The Southeast Ventura County YMCA, with branches in Thousand Oaks, Simi Valley and Westlake Village, is hosting free online trivia nights on Thursdays from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  The weekly trivia contest for the entire family takes place over Zoom. Participants include individuals, families and teams who enter their answers to questions about a variety of topics. Scores are tallied with the ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
A California law requires that companies with five or more employees provide two hours of supervisory training and one hour of staff training every two years on harassment, discrimination, bullying and retaliation. With employees now working remotely, arranging in-person training in the workplace is not feasible. Employment law firm LightGabler offers an online training video course as an ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, May 15, 2020
The Southeast Ventura County YMCA's three branches are now taking sign-ups for summer child care. Child care will take place at each branch from June 1 through August 14 with strict health and safety guidelines in place.  The three Southeast Ventura County YMCA branches are Yarrow Family YMCA (serving Agoura Hills, Westlake Village and Oak Park) Conejo Valley YMCA (serving Thousand Oaks, Newbury ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Friday, April 03, 2020
Between now and the end of the school year, the Southeast Ventura County YMCA is offering free physical education, dance, art and other enrichment classes designed for children preschool through high school. No YMCA membership is required.  Instructors from the three local branches, Conejo Valley YMCA, Simi Valley Family YMCA and Yarrow Family YMCA, conduct the live classes on Zoom. Youth ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, March 30, 2020
The Southeast Ventura County YMCA, with branches in Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village and Simi Valley, is now offering free, live online youth, family and adult exercise and enrichment classes. No YMCA membership is required.  "We launched these online programs in response to the COVID-19 stay-at-home directives," says Ronnie Stone, YMCA president and CEO. "It's times like these that highlight all ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest