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Free family photos

A local photographer is offering to do free portraits of families who lost treasured photographs and other possessions in last month’s fires. Angel Fleig, a resident of Thousand Oaks, is the owner of Majic Moments Photography. “I can’t imagine all that was lost in these fires, personal belongings, clothing, family heirlooms, and the one thing that keeps tugging at me […]

Oak Park district marks Indian holiday



To honor the large population of Indian students attending its schools, the Oak Park Unified School District changed its calendar to give students a half-day off for Diwali, a major Indian holiday. Diwali falls on different days each year, and this year it was celebrated Nov. 7. The quest to recognize Diwali was inspired by three Oak Park High School […]

High School Highlights

Agoura Chargers Fri., Dec. 7: Late start day Coffeehouse night/G building/ 6 p.m. Mon., Dec. 10: Link Crew/G building/12:30 to 1 p.m. Tues., Dec. 11: “Every 15 Minutes” meeting/A1/6 p.m. Calabasas Coyotes Fri., Dec. 7: Theater Arts Club inductions/black box/6 p.m. Sat., Dec. 8: SAT/ACT/8 a.m. to noon Mon., Dec. 10: Auditions for musical through Fri., Dec. 14/ black box […]

School parents form fire relief fund

In the days immediately following the Woolsey fire, a group of parents in the Las Virgenes Unified School District founded Las Virgenes Fire Relief (LVFR), an organization that raises money and collects goods on behalf of district families whose homes were lost or severely damaged in the fire. Nearly 100 families with student and staff in the school district either […]

High School Highlights

Agoura Chargers Fri., Nov. 30: Cabaret night/black box/7 p.m. Dancing with the Star Chargers/ gym/7 p.m. Tues., Dec. 4: Senior panoramic picture info/gym/8:45 a.m. Celebrity concert/main stage/7 p.m. Wed., Dec. 5: Blood drive/gym/7 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Calabasas Coyotes Fri., Nov. 30: Pumpkin stress ball sales/homeroom and lunch Native American games rotations/ upper quad/noon Winter dance concert/PAEC/7 p.m. Sat., Dec. […]

Community helps families without homes



In this season of giving, a community has rallied to help three local families who lost their homes in the Woolsey fire. The families will get a fresh start thanks to a GoFundMe campaign. A member of each of the families works at Brookside Elementary School in Oak Park The school’s campus supervisor, Lisa Williams, who is married to Mike […]


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