Pump to be improved in Calabasas

L.A. County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky has announced that a project will soon begin to upgrade the Ulmus Drive Sewage Pump Station in Calabasas to increase its efficiency in delivering sewage over the mountains to the treatment plant. The work will be performed under a $693,201 contract awarded to Mehta Mechanical Company, Inc., of Buena Park, winner among eight bidders. The […]

Free anonymous depression screenings offered

As part of the annual National Depression Screening Day event, Ventura County psychotherapist Paul Booth will offer free, anonymous depression screenings on Thurs., Oct. 5 at 290 Maple Court, Ste. 254, Ventura. Participants will have an opportunity to talk privately with a health professional who can help them to understand the difference between normal grief, passing sadness and serious clinical […]


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Chabad to host Tachlich walk

Chabad of the Conejo will have a Tashlich Walk on the second day of Rosh Hashanah at 5 p.m. Sun., Oct. 1. The tradition of Tashlich involves visiting a body of water containing live fish. A special prayer is recited at the water’s edge where Jews symbolically "cast away" their sins. The walk will begin at the Hyatt Westlake Plaza […]

A One Of A Kind Home

One of a kind in Fountainwood, this home is in move-in condition. This 5 bedroom, 3 bath 1-story home set back on a large corner features vaulted ceilings, recessed lighting, vinyl windows, plantation shutters, new carpet, French doors in the master bedroom, a pool-sized yard, office in the garage, a dog run, tile roof, security alarm system and intercoms. This […]

A Beautiful 6 Bedroom Westlake Village Home

A Beautiful 6 Bedroom Westlake Village Home This beautiful Westlake Village home has 6 bedrooms, 4 baths, and is about 3,719 sq.ft. per tax assessor. Its light and open floorplan has two staircases and is highly upgraded with hardwood floors, French doors and ceiling fans. There is an elegant living room with fireplace and vaulted ceiling, a formal dining room […]

Kiwanis Club honors Man of the Year

SALUTED FOR SERVICE–Thousand Oaks Kiwanis Club President Scott Wolfe, left, congratulates and shakes the hand of the club’s Man of the Year, John Prescott, at ceremonies conducted on Saturday evening in Newbury Park. Prescott was selected to receive the club’s annual award for his outstanding dedication and service to the community. He chaired several of the Kiwanis’ fundraisers during the […]

Pilates class in Agoura starting soon

The city of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services is accepting registration for its new program, "Matworks — Pilates Method," open to ages 14 and up. Participants will learn to strengthen their abdominal muscles to properly support the lower back (lumbar spine). The program is offered 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays and 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Saturdays at the Agoura […]

CIF endorses Wright bill on collegiate athletics

The state Assembly recently passed Senate Bill 338, sponsored by Cathie Wright (R-Simi Valley). The bill would require universities and community colleges to provide "reasonable notifications of a termination" of a collegiate sports program. The California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) supports Wright’s bill and has sent a letter to Gov. Gray Davis indicating its endorsement of the proposed legislation. The public […]

Lutheran Church announces schedule

"The Day Christ Returns" is the topic of a sermon series that pastors James Henkell and Mark Schaefer will present during 8:30 and 10 a.m. Sunday services throughout October at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 30600 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Agoura Hills. The sermon schedule is: "The Day of Return," Oct. 1; "The Day of Resurrection," Oct. 8; "The Day of Redemption," […]