Simple Yet Not Easy

Simple Yet Not Easy

Dr. Michael Sparkhul is a veteran surgeon in Ventura County. His experience in the operating room led him to invent a simple device for protecting a patient’s face during surgery. Rather than elaborate about the why’s and wherefore’s of the Saving...
Fun with a 1947 Citroen

Fun with a 1947 Citroen

My friend Chris bought a 1947 Citroen convertible when he lived in South Africa. His wife was aghast at the time, but grew to love the car, known affectionately as “Bon Bon.” When they moved to Thousand Oaks, Bon Bon was included like a member of the...

Sweet Fun

My granddaughter loves to play in the sandbox. In my experience the three most played with toys are sand, water and cardboard. They’re cheap, require no batteries, make no noise and provide hours of entertainment for kids with imaginations (which is all of...

Zesto Audio: Looking & Sounding Good

George and Carolyn Counnas are a Mom and Pop success story in the world of analog audiophiles. They founded Zesto Audio in Thousand Oaks in 2011 to engineer and manufacture high-end components for very sophisticated music lovers, those who eschew the bits and bytes of...