2001-08-09

We need an excellent board

Past president, Las Virgenes
Educators Association


Past president, Las Virgenes Educators Association When the teachers took a vote of no confidence in our superintendent, it was a cry for attention. Although our test scores may be among the highest in the state, all was not well on our campuses. Much stress and frustration felt by teachers were not caused by Las Virgenes Unified School District. Increased […]

City keeps motor running on Dial-A-Ride



The Agoura Hills City Council approved a two-year contract extension for Dial-A-Ride, the low-cost cab service that’s been with the city for 16 years. A consultant told the council in May that Dial-A-Ride would serve the citizens better than a proposed fixed-route shuttle bus system. Unlike the continuous shuttle, Dial-A-Ride comes only when customers call. It costs $1 for rides […]

Volunteers are needed for the Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon



Volunteers are needed for the Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon The Muscular Dystrophy Association is searching for volunteers from the Los Angeles area to help with the Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon which will air Sept. 2 and 3. Assistance is needed until Labor Day in several areas of the local telethon, to be broadcast on KCAL-9. The […]

Play the Math Maze PuzzleTM



By Ralph Colao Children or adults will enjoy playing the Math MazeTM Puzzle. A unique path connects two black boxes. The route is solved by using math (addition, subtraction, multiplication or division) by going up, down or sideways (but never diagonal). False paths lead to dead ends. More than two black boxes may scattered throughout the maze. The solution is […]

Grocer helps kids visit local ranch



Albertson’s and Unilever have awarded a $25,000 grant to six Boys & Girls Clubs in Los Angeles as part of its national "America’s Best Classroom" program. More than 1,000 Boys & Girls Club kids in Los Angeles will have the opportunity to visit Paramount Ranch in rural Agoura, a unit of the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, and tour […]


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